Kent Atkinson, Author at New Saint Andrews College

From Mark Reagan, the Conservatory of Music Director

Our mission at the Music Conservatory is to serve the body of Christ locally and abroad with quality music instruction that our schools and churches will be filled with skillful musicians to the glory of God. Several of our initiatives aim to help students and...

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Work and Liberal Arts Graduates

College freshmen (85% of them) say the most important reason for attending college is to “be able to get a better job.” But conventional wisdom on employability—"go business or STEM!"—is withering under years of statistical data. Studies show liberal arts skills are what employers desire...

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A Different Shade of Green

Surveys show Christians are less concerned with environmentalism that competing worldviews. Dr. Gordon Wilson’s book, A Different Shade of Green: A Biblical Approach to Environmentalism and the Dominion Mandate, is both a refreshing primer for Christians with questions about environmentalism and a spur for the...

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Upcoming Music Events This Fall

New Saint Andrews students and faculty are enjoying a busy fall performing in Moscow and beyond. The many events, recitals, classes, and more, are listed here in this update. Put the events of the Conservatory of Music on your calendar....

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New Developments at the 2019 Alumni Weekend

On September 20th, over fifty alumni returned to the Skattaboe building on Main Street for fellowship, encouragement, and to gain a vision for the college's development. They held a vocational panel for current students, dined in the newly purchased building, and many entered into the...

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The Ladies Who Keep the Fall Carnival Alive

During the week before finals, students spend their money and time buying candy, costumes, and building booths. It is for the Fall Carnival—a celebration students throw to thank the local community. Priscilla Brock (managing this year's logistics) and Lindsey Tollefson (who started the event fourteen...

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Dr. McIntosh’s Scholarly Work on Tolkien Nominated for Award

Dr. McIntosh's scholarly work on the metaphysics of J.R.R. Tolkien is snowballing attention. Recently, it was one of five works nominated by the Mythopoeic Society for its 2019 Scholarship Award. In this article, Dr. McIntosh explains his intentions with the book, the reason for its...

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Rowing Club: From Nothing to Nationals

As a rower, Zach Ewell is used to hearing such encouragements as, “Pull your guts out!” It’s indicative of the grit that's required in the sport. And it’s what he needed to compete for New Saint Andrews in the ACRA Rowing Nationals 2019 after being...

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Necessity is the Mother of Inventio

“I was terrified going in,” sophomore Lonna Lindstrom said about our week-long Latin course, Conventiculum. But because of the course’s unique activities (pottery and cooking for example) and its immersive technique, Lonna’s confidence and comfortability grew significantly: “[By the end of the week] I was...

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Dr. Cole Tutino Joins the Conservatory of Music

Dr. Cole Tutino is joining the New Saint Andrews Conservatory of Music faculty. His knowledge in music theory will benefit the classrooms, and his expertise on the cello will be a great addition to our orchestra and in training our own cello players. ...

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