• Caitlin Netzer

    Caitlin Netzer

    Class of 2014
    North Branch, MN
    Advertising/Public Relations

    Caitlin's Bio:
    I’m an Advertising/Public Relations major with a concentration in production and design. I’m also minoring in management and marketing. I’m a social media assistant here at the College and love every second of it. Not only does it involve hands on experience in my major, but sets a great foundation for my future. I love to go out in Duluth and spend a lot time with some of my best friends and family. St. Scholastica has made such a huge impact on my life and I wouldn’t trade it for anything!

  • Jason Chavez

    Senior
    Minneapolis, MN
    Psychology, Organizational Behavior, and Social Work

    Bryan Chavez

    Junior
    Richfield, MN
    Accounting and Finance

    Jin Baek

    Senior
    Aurora, CO
    Biology and Chemistry (Pre-Med)

    Laura Salazar

    Senior
    Bogotá, Colombia
    Marketing and Business Management

  • Katelyn Gehling

    Junior
    East Bethel, MN
    Exercise Physiology for Pre-Physical Therapy

    Daniela Moreno Gomez

    Senior
    San Salvador, El Salvador
    Computer Information Systems and Finance

    Laila Zemar

    Sophomore
    Casablanca, Morocco
    Biochemistry, Biology and Pre-med

    Kathryn McCarrick

    Sophomore
    Saint Paul, MN
    Elementary Education

  • Malvern Madondo

    Senior
    Harare, Zimbabwe
    Mathematics & Computer Science

    Halle Nystrom

    Graduate Student
    Fargo, ND
    M.S. Health Information Management

    Shauney Moen

    Graduate Student
    Oak Grove, MN
    Doctorate of Physical Therapy

    Yael Ikoba-Ndjip

    Senior
    Brussels, Belgium
    Accounting Major; Finance minor

  • Conrado Eiroa Solans

    Senior
    Madrid, Spain
    Psychology Major, Biology minor

    Neena Koslowski

    Junior
    Apple Valley, MN
    Management

    Takudzwa Munjanja

    Senior
    Gweru, Zimbabwe
    Health Information Management, CIS minor

    Brooke Elvehjem

    Junior
    Mora, MN
    Biology

  • Shivani Singh

    Junior
    Mumbai, India
    Management & Marketing

Prepare For Driving

If you haven’t noticed…Scholastica had a 2 hour delay 😉 haha. I was going to post this last night, but it is just as appropriate for today as well as I’m sure, tomorrow. I have been coming and going from Duluth to North Branch for the 4th year now. When I go home you literally get on 35 and just go all the way down, straight to the exit. Simple enough. I know lots of other students have similar travels. If you take 35 from the cities straight on up to Duluth this post is for you. Throughout the years I have ran into a number of times where I thought the weather was about to kill me haha, like last night. I came back yesterday night and it was the scariest thing ever. We always know that in certain areas the roads are NOT good compared to other areas. I wanted to quickly cover those areas so future people know to be careful and leave plenty of time because these areas will slow you down and become significantly worse. Sometimes around the Pine City area the roads will be on and off icy, but not always bad. It isn’t until Hinckley that you really, really need to watch it. There are many small towns and dark, wooded areas where the freeway never warms up. This creates a dangerous situation for ice on the roads and more so, black ice. Almost every year  I run into this. I believe it is around the Moose Lake area through Cloquet that is usually the worse. It takes forever for the plows to come out and this stretch has the most cars in the ditch I see in Minnesota. Be careful every single time you are on your way up here. I’m sure the way down to Duluth has similar weather and road conditions, but this is my experience coming up from 35. I recommend mapping out areas that you notice become particularly bad because from my experience it has been the same every year and has helped me in times when I should not have been coming back to Duluth!

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