E-News June 2015


Athletic Field to be Named in Honor of John Gagliardi

A new multi-purpose sports facility will be named after legendary Hall of Fame football coach John Gagliardi. Gagliardi Field will feature an artificial turf field and a seasonal dome and will be used for a football practice field as well as for intramural, recreational and club sports.

Barkley '15 Earns Prestigious Fulbright Award

Austin Barkley earned a prestigious Fulbright Award to teach English in Mexico. Barkley will work as an English teaching assistant starting in September.


Miles ’76 Steps Down as Head Track Coach

Tim Miles announced his retirement as head coach of the Johnnies' track and field program and as a full-time employee in the athletic department. Miles will remain head coach of the Johnnie cross country program.



Reunion Weekend

June 26-28 is the first-ever SJU class reunion to take place in the summertime. The classes of 2010, 2005, 2000, 1995, 1990, 1985, 1980, 1975, 1970, 1965 and Beyond the 50th Reunion are invited to come back to Collegeville and make some history!

Alum Campus Visit Day

Alum Campus Visit Day on Friday, July 24 is the perfect chance to share your campus, community and traditions with the next generation. The day begins in the Great Hall at SJU at 9:30 a.m. Bring future Johnnies and Bennies for tours of SJU and CSB, a cookout lunch and much more!

Register with JohnniesConnect and connect with Johnnies and Bennies. You'll have access to an online directory, yellow page listings and more. If you haven't already registered, you'll need your constituent ID: ##CID##.

Read More Class Notes

Patrick Sauer '86 has been elected president of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Minnesota Chapter.

Clay Wilfahrt '08 is the new city administrator in Big Lake, Minn. 

Austin Eighan '14 received the International Parliamentary Scholarship of the German Bundestag.