SJU alumnus answers call of the wild

SJU alumnus answers call of the wild

By Lydia Farmer – [email protected]
Snow. Puppies. The great outdoors. It sounds like a Minnesota fantasy—one SJU alumnus Paul Schurke made a reality when he started Wintergreen Dogsledding Lodge 38 years ago.
Schurke’s love of the outdoors was sparked by summers spent at his family’s cabin on the Apple River, this love grew when he came to St. John’s and got involved in Minnesota Public Interest Research Group (MPIRG), a national organization on college campuses that allows students to get involved with environmental and consumerist issues.

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Echosmith to perform at ‘17 Pines

‘17 Pines Q&A with St. John’s JEC Co-chair, Jon Blomquist, and JEC Concert Committee Co-Chair, Logan Pedersen
By Taylor Kainz – [email protected]
The Record sat down with Jon Blomquist (St. John’s Co- chair JEC) and Logan Pedersen (Concert Committee Co-Chair JEC) to talk about this years’ Pines concert and events.

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Johnnie signs record deal while abroad

Johnnie signs record deal while abroad

Playing an open mic night in London led Jake Braun to a record deal with Trellis Records.

By Sean Kelly – [email protected]

Everyone wants their experience abroad to be one to remember. One SJU student has one to sing about.

SJU junior Jake Braun is in the process of signing a record deal with Trellis Records, a London-based record label. This deal became a reality for Braun after playing an open mic night at Blueberry Bar in London on January 18, while studying abroad. (more…)