Contemporary artist Valerie Snobeck ’03 came to St. Cloud State University in January to make art, connect with students and present her work to the public. Snobeck’s exhibition “Distance Body” at Kiehle Gallery opened with an artist talk held in the building’s basement auditorium, a room filled to capacity. As a student, the highlight of
In 2011, Sarah Drake ’05 ’09, a St. Cloud State University alumna with a master’s degree in social responsibility, travelled to rural Burkina Faso, West Africa, to connect with other women and contribute to their artistic ventures. During her stay in the village of Tiebele, she discovered the community of 63,000 had just nine fresh
Minneapolis writer and St. Cloud State alumna Bethany Frenette ’05 has made the Twin Cities the setting for her debut book, “Dark Star,” published by Hyperion. The young adult novel, a blend of supernatural adventure and romance, was released in October 2012. Plot-driven and spiked with goofy humor, the book has earned positive reader reviews.
Cory Thole ‘01 co-created and narrated “Glacier Powered Vehicles,” an award-winning short video on a clean energy initiative of Klondike Gold Rush Historical Park in Skagway, Alaska. The video highlights the park’s efforts to reduce gasoline consumption through the use of hydro-electric powered vehicles. Related links Watch “Glacier Powered Vehicles” The video took second place
After starting her college career in 1961 at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz., Anne Tormanen ’12 completed her last credits at St. Cloud State University this summer, earning an Associate of Arts degree at age 69. In earning her degree, Tormanen, of Dassel, joins ranks with four of her children who are St. Cloud
The basement of Halenbeck Hall is home to the Human Performance Lab, a space overfilled with exercise test equipment and health screening stations. The warren of windowless rooms is affectionately referred to as “the dungeon” by graduates who fondly remember the worn furnishings and warm collegial atmosphere of the lab. For four decades, the Human Performance Lab has offered specialized testing