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Steve Saupe, professor of biology, featured in Sunday, April 13 St. Cloud Times column "Dry yeast seems to magically spring to life"

Glenda Burgeson, director of editorial services, featured in Friday, April 11 St. Cloud Times Writers Group column "News industry should stay optimistic with experiments"

Chris Bolin, instructor of English, featured in Thursday, April 10 Minneapolis Star Tribune blog "Campus beat: Poetry class for future docs aims to improve communication with patients"

Tiffany Clements, social media specialist, quoted in Wednesday, April 9 St. Paul Pioneer Press blog "Johnnies and Bennies take over their colleges' Instagram, Vine accounts"

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Katie Spoden, a CSB senior political science and environmental studies major, interned at The Worldwatch Institute during the summer of 2012 and has been published as a contributing author in its publication: Vital Signs: Volume 20. The book was published by Island Press, a nonprofit organization that promotes new ideas on how to combat environmental issues. Her internship was through the Washington D.C. Summer Study Program at CSB/SJU.

Ron Pagnucco, CSB/SJU associate professor of peace studies, has a new book on Catholic social teaching forthcoming in April 2014 from Liturgical Press. Pagnucco is co-editor of A Vision of Justice: Engaging Catholic Social Teaching on the College Campus.

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Featured Image for news storyCollege of Saint Benedict names Mary Hinton as 15th President

03/19/14 - Mary Hinton has been selected as the 15th president of the College of Saint Benedict. Hinton, who currently serves as the vice president for academic affairs at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY, will take office on July 1, 2014.
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Featured Image for news storyStudents ‘take over’ CSB/SJU social media

03/11/14 - Followers of CSB/SJU on Instagram and Vine may notice some changes as they scroll through their feeds in the coming weeks.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB alumna receives Humanity in Action Fellowship

03/27/14 - Tiffany Vang, a 2013 graduate of the College of Saint Benedict, was recently selected as one of 40 recipients of the 2014 Humanity in Action Fellowship. The Fellowship experience runs from May 26 through June 29.
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Featured Image for news story72 CSB and SJU students to be inducted into Phi Beta Kappa April 23

04/09/14 - The students will be formally inducted into the chapter during a ceremony at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, at Pellegrene Auditorium, SJU.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB's Ranta, SJU's Markon named 2014 Newman Civic Fellows

04/11/14 - Students to be recognized at Minnesota Campus Compact's 20th Anniversary Summit and Awards Luncheon April 16 in St. Paul.
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Featured Image for news storyDaredevil dance company, STREB, defy physics at CSB

03/31/14 - The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University’s Fine Arts Series presents STREB in “Forces” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 25, in Escher Auditorium, Benedicta Arts Center of the College of Saint Benedict.
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Featured Image for news storyRabbi Rachel Timoner to speak on spirituality and justice

04/14/14 - Rabbi Rachel Timoner will present “Listening for the Spirit of God in Our Pursuit of Justice: Spirituality and Justice in the Jewish Tradition” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 28, in the Founders Room, SJU.
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Featured Image for news storyConcert of South Indian and Judeo-Spanish music to be performed May 1 at Sacred Heart Chapel

04/09/14 - "Song of Wonder," a concert designed to probe the many facets of wonder as gateways to an illumined and impassioned life, will be performed at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Sacred Heart Chapel, Saint Benedict's Monastery, St. Joseph
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Featured Image for news storyImmersive theater experience comes to the College of Saint Benedict

04/10/14 - Fine Arts Programming presents Compaigna T.P.O.’s production of Blue! at 7 p.m. Friday, May 2, and at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, May 3, in Gorecki Family Theater, Benedicta Arts Center of the College of Saint Benedict.
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Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day set for April 24

Celebrating Scholarship and Creativity Day will recognize the achievements of students, faculty and staff who have undertaken significant research, scholarship or creative works during the 2012-13 academic year. Presentations will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, with Events will on both campuses. Families are welcome and encouraged to attend. More information 

CSB State of the College to feature an interview with the president

President MaryAnn Baenninger will reflect on her decade of leadership at the College of Saint Benedict during "An Interview about the State of the College" at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, in 204 Gorecki Center. Kathy Parker, director of libraries, will conduct the interview. The event will include a presentation of a gift to Baenninger in appreciation for her service, a performance by the CSB Women's Choir and a reception celebrating Baenninger's years of leadership. All are welcome.

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CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition
Thursday, April 17, 2014
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Art Rogers Glry

CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition
Friday, April 18, 2014
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Art Rogers Glry

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