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KALA Honors Radio Classic with Localized Adaptation

St. Ambrose students will escape the Twitter-verse and the expanding world of social media to experience a time when radio was the sole means of instant mass communication. On Oct. 30, KALA-FM will celebrate the 75th anniversary of "War of the Worlds" by airing a student production of the famed radio play. A listening party and best costume contest will be held at the Bee Hive. Read about it.

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Join Us For Family Weekend Nov. 8-10

St. Ambrose will host its annual Family Weekend Nov. 8-10. A carnival, trivia contest and chamber concert are among the events scheduled to happen on campus. See a schedule of events here.

Big Name Bands to Rock Rogalski Center

SAU students scooped up 800 tickets for the Plain White T's and Parachute concert on Nov. 17 in a matter of four hours. Now, even the lead organizer is looking for a way into the Campus Activities Board-sponsored event. Read about it.

Oldest Alum Active Until The End

At the age of 105, Glenn Brown still was cutting wood, driving, managing his stock portfolio and donating to St. Ambrose. Our oldest alumni died on Sept. 21. Read about his long, accomplished life.

First Book Author Ties Health to Environment

"It's too late for small actions. It's never too late for big ones." That was among the lessons environmental activist and author Sandra Steingraber, PhD, shared in a lecture at St. Ambrose. Read about it.

They're Putting The Band Back Together

Red Gallagher has opened for B.B. King, but a reunion with his high school bandmates Sheila Deluhery and Fr. Brian Miclot is a sure career highlight. Read about the Oct. 25 benefit at the Rogalski Center.

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Benefit for Jason Richter Nov. 15

Help Director of Student Engagement Jason Richter in his fight against cancer. The benefit will be held at CASI in Davenport. There will be bingo, food, a cash bar and entertainment for the kids. Silent auction items include Iowa tickets and country club foursomes. Read about the event.

Revisit Homecoming 2013

Chemistry Club Helps Students Bond

Campus Welcomes Holocaust Memorial

Panel Looks at Religion, Constitution

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Where does the U.S. News and World Report rank St. Ambrose in its "Best Regional Universities — Midwest" category?


No. 30


Rachel Pasker '15

Remember When...

When former roommate James Peszek '73 (left, and left again)  came to the Quad Cities for a visit, Rich Bechert '73. '92 MBA thought recreating a school-days memory might be fun. It was, even if scaling a shorter version of the SAU sign in front of Ambrose Hall was a bit tougher than in his youth. See a larger version.

Class Notes

DJ Brown '05

DJ Brown is readying for his sixth season as head basketball coach at Tinley Park (Ill.) High School. He credits his wife Nicole (Blazina) Brown '04 for inspiring him daily. Read a Q&A with DJ.