E-News October 2016


Gagliardi Field Dedication 

The dedication ceremony for Gagliardi Field will take place at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5. Gagliardi Field is located at the site of the old football practice field – a place where John spent much of his coaching career.

Harvey '83 Named President and COO of Piper Jaffray

Stuart C. Harvey, Jr. '83 has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Piper Jaffray Companies, effective November 7.

Johnnie-Tommie Game will be Played at Target Field

The 2017 Saint John's-St. Thomas football game, scheduled for 1 p.m. on Sept. 23, will be held at Target Field in Minneapolis, home of Major League Baseball's Minnesota Twins.


Twin Cities Admission Card Writing Event

Help recruit the next class of Johnnies and Bennies! We'll gather on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 6-9 p.m., at Sisyphus Brewing in Minneapolis to write cards to students who are accepted, but not yet enrolled, at CSB and SJU.

Festival of Cultures Alumni Reception

Gather for an alumni reception on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 3:30-5 p.m., at O'Connell's in the Haehn Campus Center at CSB. The Festival of Cultures will follow at 5 p.m. in the Clemens Field House at CSB.

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

Tom Nelson '70 is finishing his first year of service in the Peace Corps teaching English and literature to middle school students in Rwanda.

Mark Kennedy '79 was inaugurated as the 12th president of the University of North Dakota.

Matt Clasen '10, Patrick Sitzer '11, and Kurtis Nusbaum '11 were featured in Runner's World magazine for the way they chose to honor the memory of David Forster '11 who died before he could run the Chicago Marathon.