News

  • Gaining Post-Election Perspective

    - Dec 9, 2016
    CSS Students, Faculty and Staff share their thoughts DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu It is now a month past the election of 2016 and a little over a month away from Trump’s presidency. It is needless to say...
  • Campus Gets Lit at Lighting a Tradition

    - Dec 9, 2016
    Abigail Blonigen ablonigen@css.edu Lights, caroling, cookies, hot chocolate: the holiday season is upon us. Here at the College of St. Scholastica, the beginning of the season is marked by the “Lighting a Tradition” ceremony, sponsored by...
  • CSS Sisters Host Holiday Sale – A Blooming Tradition

    - Dec 9, 2016
    DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu In this season of giving, it is crucially important to recognize the sisters, and the monastery volunteers with all that they do for the St. Scholastica community. Last week the sisters, with additional...
  • Minnesota Private College Speaker Addresses Senate

    - Dec 9, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu A consultant from the Minnesota Private College Council, Dennis Egan, spoke to Student Senate Sunday night about student involvement in the issues society faces. The main point Egan tried to make was that...
  • Senate Allocates $500 to Clubs

    - Dec 2, 2016
    DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu Senate ended their Nov. 14 meeting after allocating $500 of the small amount left in the general fund. After 28 senators filed into the room, they discussed fund allocations for German and Investment...
  • Annual Free GDR Thanksgiving Discontinued

    - Dec 2, 2016
    DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu In any decision a person, or group of people, makes, the ideal outcome would be that benefits outweigh costs. In the case of the annual GDR Thanksgiving meal, this was not the outcome....
  • #NoDAPL Protest Brings Community Together

    - Dec 2, 2016
    Abigail Blonigen ablonigen@css.edu “Mni Wiconi” means “water is life” in the language of the Sioux. For the past several months protesters have been gathering at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota to stand up...
  • Duluth Delays Parking Enforcement

    - Nov 11, 2016
    Abigail Blonigen ablonigen@css.edu The City of Duluth has delayed its front-yard parking enforcement until June 1, 2017. The June 1 deadline will allow more time for communication between the city, landlords, and tenants about how to...
  • Lack of Senator Attendance Cuts Meeting Short

    - Nov 11, 2016
    Allie Brennhofer abrennhofer@css.edu Low attendance at Sunday’s meeting forced Student Senate to hold off on voting for two financial requests until enough members are present. In order to vote on requests, two thirds of Senate —...
  • Senate Discontinues Endeavor Fund

    - Nov 11, 2016
    DyAnna Grondahl dgrondahl@css.edu Because of the severity of its shrinking budget, Student Senate has dropped a popular pool of money that was once used for funding campus improvement projects. The Endeavor Fund, an account which had...