E-News March 2016


Schmitz '03 Heads to Masters

Sammy Schmitz will tee off in the 2016 Masters golf tournament on Thursday, April 7. When he does, watch for a large group of Johnnies cheering him on behind the ropes.

Clemens '42 Legacy Includes Clemens Field and More

Bill Clemens died on March 2, but his legacy lives on at Saint John's. Clemens Stadium bears his name as a result of gifts he made to remodel the stadium and add the Sprinturf artificial field. He also supported the academic program.

Johnnies Succeed by Making Good Beer

Nine—count'em, nine!—Johnnie alumni have founded craft breweries. They like what they do. Read about what it's like to be part of this growing industry in the most recent Saint John's Magazine. Also read about the relationship between participation in sports and outstanding academic performance that characterizes Johnnies.


Reunion 2016

The classes of 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996, 1991, 1986, 1981, 1976, 1971, 1966 and beyond will celebrate reunion June 24-26. You’ll find everything you need to plan your weekend at csbsjureunion.com.


Hear from alums, students and faculty during REDTalks Wednesday, April 6, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Attend the live event at Brave New Workshop in Minneapolis, or view the webcast from your home.

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

Charlie Gross '86 has been named the new athletic director at Carroll College. 

Mike Kuhn '99 has been named as one of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's 40 Under 40. 

Fr. Nick Kleespie '06, OSB, is profiled in this month’s issue of U.S. Catholic