Donate Leftover Flex Dollars to SOLAS!

HEY OLES! This year’s Cage Fast donations (ANY amount of Flex dollars) will go to Breaking Free’s Life and Job Skills Program. This program prepares women who may have never held a real job before to increase their knowledge and become employable. Life/job skills, education, and opportunities are provided through weekly classes designed specifically for exploited women focusing on […]

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Hello, World!

This is the Tech Blog. We’re not 100% sure what’s going to go here yet, but check back soon for more from the team behind Oleville! -ERV

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Gun Control and the Monopoly of Force

By Griffin Edwards ‘17  A friend of mine who lives in Faribault invited myself and some other Oles to a shooting range back in November. He emerged from his car at the range wearing a black t-shirt reading “From my Cold Dead Hands” over a picture of an assault rifle. He then opened up the […]

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Santa Pause Dance: Gettin’ Figgy With It.

Fellow Oles! With Finals time fast approaching it is important to keep both your body and soul healthy. To help you nourish your soul ADC is proud to announce the Santa Pause Dance!! Come ‘get figgy with it’ with ADC this Friday. The dance begins at 10 PM and goes until 1 AM, but make sure […]

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Senate Recap: December 8th

This Tuesday, the student senate heard semester reports from each of the subcommittees. Here are summaries of each subcommittee’s work: Bylaws has been looking at the potential for a GLOW Senator (with the help of Internal Affairs). Capital Improvement has instigated the implementation of the Thorson Crosswalk. Internal Affairs has considered specifying the role of […]

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Montenegro Prepares to Join NATO

By Matthew Bourque ’19 On December 2nd, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) extended an invitation to the tiny Balkan state of Montenegro to join the Alliance. The Montenegren government accepted and talks are to begin shortly. It is expected that it will take a little over a year to fully assimilate Montenegro into NATO. […]

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Winter Walk

Go down to downtown Northfield at 5:00pm on December 10th for a evening filled with shopping, food, cozy atmosphere, and sleighs! Take a break from finals studying and enjoy the Northfield’s quaintness. Take a photo while at Winter Walk and put it on Instagram with #LetItSTO and be put in the running for a fabulous, […]

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That’s a Wrap!

Come on down to Crossroads and strike a pose with your besties on Thursday from 11 am-1 pm! There will be a holiday-themed photo booth… complete with all of your favorite Christmas props! Want a picture with reindeer antlers? How about a Christmas tree hat? We’ve got ’em all! Ugly Christmas sweaters are highly encouraged.

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Campus Activism: From Mizzou to St. Olaf

By Siri Ericson ’17 After countless microaggressions and a wave of recent hate crimes across campus, students throughout University of Missouri (Mizzou) have united to challenge racist acts and the inaction of the school’s administration. In an interview with CNN, the African American student activist, Jonathan Butler, says, “I’m in this because it’s that serious. […]

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