• Malvern Madondo

    Malvern Madondo

    Harare, Zimbabwe
    Mathematics & Computer Science

    Malvern's Bio:
    I have heard that the average human being uses 10% of their brain's potential. Whether that's true or not, this blog is a mirror of at least part of my brain's functionality and activity. It is an outlet through which I share my experiences and escapades here at CSS. I hope that in between the mixed metaphors and rambling in my posts, you find something valuable. I have an overwhelming interest learning new things and expanding my horizons (which is why I am here). Wait, I just lost my train of thought... Welcome to my 'Pensieve' ~ thinking out loud..

  • Halle Nystrom

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

    Malvern Madondo

    Harare, Zimbabwe
    Mathematics & Computer Science

    Shauney Moen

    Graduate Student
    Oak Grove, MN
    Doctorate of Physical Therapy

    Laura Salazar

    Bogotá, Colombia
    Marketing and Business Management

  • Laila Zemar

    Casablanca, Morocco
    Biochemistry, Biology and Pre-med

    Yael Ikoba-Ndjip

    Brussels, Belgium
    Accounting Major; Finance minor

    Kathryn McCarrick

    Saint Paul, MN
    Elementary Education

    Brooke Elvehjem

    Mora, MN

  • Neena Koslowski

    Apple Valley, MN

    Katelyn Gehling

    East Bethel, MN
    Exercise Physiology for Pre-Physical Therapy

    Jason Chavez

    Minneapolis, MN
    Psychology, Organizational Behavior, and Social Work

    Jin Baek

    Aurora, CO
    Biology and Chemistry (Pre-Med)

  • Daniela Moreno Gomez

    San Salvador, El Salvador
    Computer Information Systems and Finance

    Conrado Eiroa Solans

    Madrid, Spain
    Psychology Major, Biology minor

    Shivani Singh

    Mumbai, India
    Management & Marketing

    Takudzwa Munjanja

    Gweru, Zimbabwe
    Health Information Management, CIS minor

  • Bryan Chavez

    Richfield, MN
    Accounting and Finance

Peace and Justice Lecture Series

This week, there are a couple interesting events happening on campus, both part of the Alworth Center for the Study of Peace and Justice lecture series and organized by The College of St. Scholastica. The mission of the lecture series is that it “seeks to bridge social and political barriers to bring together people of all ages and philosophies to work toward the common goals of peace and justice”. I have been to several of these lectures and have enjoyed learning about subjects and topics from different perspectives shared by prominent thinkers and influential people. The lectures often invite a large gathering and the key organizer, Dr. Tom Morgan was even featured by the Duluth News Tribune: http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/news/education/4503456-st-scholastica-professor-promotes-peace

Lined up this week we have:
1. Phyllis Bennis will speak on Tuesday (23 Oct.) on the situation facing Palestinians today as well as on the history of U.S. policy in the Middle East.  Mitchell Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
2. Then, on Wednesday (24 Oct.) we will hear from Dominique Najjar, a Palestinian-American with close ties in the region.  He’ll talk about daily life in Palestine.  Somers Lounge, 7 p.m.

For more information about these and upcoming lectures, visit www.css.edu/peace

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