50 Years of MPR: Garrison Keillor to perform at CSB

50 Years of MPR: Garrison Keillor to perform at CSB

By Meredith Jarchow – [email protected]
and Katarina Podewils – [email protected]

Few students may know that Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) first aired in Collegeville on Jan. 22, 1967 as KSJR Radio, the St. John’s radio station at the time.

Fewer may know that Garrison Keillor, the starring host of the popular ‘Prairie Home Companion’ variety show, began his career at this same station. (more…)

Link chant draws protest

Link chant draws protest

 By Sierra Lammi – [email protected]

Six seconds was all it took to send shockwaves through the CSB/SJU community.

On Sunday evening, a video was posted online featuring several SJU students on the Link chanting “build that wall.” (more…)

Final installment of change

Final installment of change

RACHEL KETZ • [email protected]

Alcuin library’s Lower and Basement Levels have reopened with several new features. The Upper Level is set to open Feb. 20.

By Mady Johnson – [email protected]

The start of spring semester marked the re-opening of Alcuin Library after it had been closed for renovations during the fall 2016 semester.

The first portion of restorations, including the Lower and Basement Levels, opened in January. The Upper Level is set to open Feb. 20.

The final installment, an attached Learning Commons, is to be completed by late summer and open to the public in fall 2017. (more…)