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1. Winner of the Sister Mariella Gable Book Award is finalist for National Book Award
This year's winner of the Sister Mariella Gable Award, "Citizen: An American Lyric" by Claudia Rankine, has been named a finalist for the 2014 National Book Award in poetry.
October 21, 2014

2. Hill Museum & Manuscript Library dedicates the Maxine H. Wallin Classroom
The Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) at Saint John's University has dedicated its new classroom to librarian, philanthropist and past HMML Board of Overseers member Maxine H. Wallin. Wallin served on the HMML board from 1996 to 2004.
October 21, 2014

3. CSB and SJU celebrate Food Week
The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University will be celebrating Food Week Oct. 20 - 24. The week of events, which culminates in National Food Day Friday, Oct. 24, will include presentations by featured speakers, food booths featuring local, sustainable food options and a food drive.
October 17, 2014

4. CSB/SJU to host 13th Annual Red Mass
The 13th Annual College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Red Mass will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 at Sacred Heart Chapel, Saint Benedict's Monastery, St. Joseph, Minn.
October 14, 2014

5. Bonner Leader Program welcomes 11 CSB and SJU students
Each year, the Bonner Leader Program at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University inducts new members committed to civic engagement, international perspective and community building. This fall, 11 first-year students at CSB and SJU have been welcomed into the program.
October 10, 2014

6. CSB and SJU Theater Department opens fall production of Ubu
The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University fall production of "Ubu" starts at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 in the Colman Black Box Theater in the Benedicta Arts Center on the CSB campus.
October 9, 2014

7. Bestselling author and illustrator to speak at CSB
Bestselling author and illustrator Marjane Satrapi will be presenting on her work at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, in Escher Auditorium, Benedicta Arts Center, College of Saint Benedict.
October 8, 2014

8. Catholic theologian to speak at SJU about interfaith encounters in India
Bradley Malkovsky, associate professor of comparative religion at the University of Notre Dame, will present "God's Other Children: Personal Encounters with Faith, Love, and Holiness in Sacred India" at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28 at SJU.
October 7, 2014

9. Author James Silas Rogers to visit campus and discuss new book
James Silas Rogers, author of "Northern Orchards: Places Near the Dead," will be having an informal conversation about his new book at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at Saint John's Pottery on the Saint John's University campus.
October 3, 2014

10. Retiring CSB athletic director will leave big shoes to fill
Carol Howe-Veenstra, who came to CSB in 1985 and served as the head volleyball coach for 15 years and the school's athletic director for the past 28 years, is stepping down June 19, 2015.
October 2, 2014 - By Leah Rado