E-News September 2016


Thousands Come Home for Homecoming

Saint John's and Saint Ben's welcomed thousands of visitors to the campuses during Homecoming Weekend. Check out the photos to see what you missed and join us next fall for Homecoming 2017!

SJU Moves Up in National Rankings

Saint John’s University continues to stand out among its peers in rankings from both U.S. News and World Report and Washington Monthly.

Enrollment Figures are Strong

CSB and SJU saw an increase in their total enrollment of students, as of the 10th day of studies Sept. 9. CSB and SJU together enrolled 3,675 first-year to senior students, who hail from 40 states and 21 countries.


Chicago Area Alumni & Friends Reception

Enjoy a reception with alumni and friends in the Chicago area on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m. at The Clubhouse in Oak Brook, Ill.

Career EXPO

This year’s Career EXPO is Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Gorecki Conference Center at CSB. Opportunities are available for alumni to sit on an EXPO seminar panel or represent their organization at the career fair. Your organization does not need to have open positions or internships to participate. 

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.

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

Daniel McGarry '89 is now a partner in Husch Blackwell's Madison, Wis. office.

Nick Leonard '95 opened Kata Organic Café & Fitness Boutique in Minneapolis.

Ben Maurer '00 will join Clear Night Group as the vice president of business development.