NEWS

Recruitment, financial aid leads to rise in UWC enrollment

The number of United World Colleges (UWC) alumni that enrolled at St. Olaf College has increased from 2009 to 2016, followed by a sharp...

Boe House staff expansion brings culturally specific mental health services

Boe House Counseling Center recently hired two permanent staff members, Nina Mattson ’95 and Saras Bhadri. Boe House staff anticipate Mattson's background working with...

Scholar lectures on shifting value of Israel

The Institute for Freedom and Community (IFC) welcomed historian and public intellectual Walter Russell Mead to the Viking Theater on Oct. 30. Mead presented two...

Event explores Palestinian power dynamics

The Intersectionality House brought their event “Resisting Creatively: A Gathering of Palestinian Poetry and Voice” to the St. Olaf community on Monday, Oct. 29....

Trump tariff raises printing costs for small-town newspapers

Southern Minnesota newspapers have suffered from increases in printing costs following the Trump administration’s decision to place tariffs on Canadian newsprint in January 2018. Northfield...