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Lecturer Brian Kohl Brings Oxford Training to Rhetoric

Lecturer Brian Kohl Brings Oxford Training to Rhetoric

New Saint Andrews College warmly welcomes another Oxford-trained instructor to our faculty. Brian Kohl—New Saint Andrews alumnus and Oxford M.St. graduate student—is joining the college as an Instructor of Rhetoric.

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

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 title, and its serendipitous origins.

Rowing Club: From Nothing to Nationals

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 away from the oars for four years. Now he’s bringing the same toughness—along with four boats and rowing equipment—to the rowing club.

Necessity is the Mother of Inventio

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 talking to myself in Latin when I was cleaning my room.”

Dr. Cole Tutino Joins the Conservatory of Music

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.

To the Board: Be the Right Kind of Reckless

To the Board: Be the Right Kind of Reckless

Doug Wilson, a founding member of New Saint Andrews College, exhorted the college board; his vision of leadership, ambition, and the ethics of progress are a model for our students, faculty, and staff.

Podcast Episodes

Featuring both faculty and alumni, our growing selection of podcasts are meant to shape culture through academic discussions and daily-living discipleship. You can watch some of our podcasts on our Youtube channel.

 

Our Week of Extreme Sports | What Have You 100

It can’t be summarized. There’s simply too much adrenaline. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over at feminagirls.com...

What Have You Meanders | What Have You 99

This week we wandered about through varied subjects like suburban architecture, public nursing, and our old favorite – self care. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at...

What Have You and the Yips | What Have You 98

This week we finally pushed through the slump and talked about husbands, wives, dates, and so on and so forth. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of...

Sabbath 101 | What Have You 97

Rachel grabs mom to talk all things Sabbath Dinner! Getting started, sabbath through the years, and a little bit of the nitty gritty behind the scenes. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page...

Things Got Desperate | What Have You 96

Well.  After a pathetic hiatus, we pick back up via FaceTime …. while Rachel grocery shops and Bekah sits in an Oxford hotel room.  And then spiritual forces conspired to delete the entire subustantive portion of even this one.  We give it to you as is –...

Ghost Town, Crickets, and Postmillennial Domesticity | What Have You 95

This week we chatted about Idaho shenanigans and the gospel importance of domesticity. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over...

Don’t Be Bored | What Have You 94

This week we chatted about the tragedy of vacuum cozies and not being tedious boring people. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work...

What Have You Goes Rogue | What Have You 93

This week we chatted about furnace ducts, justification, sanctification, the gospel, and women doing theology.  (The ductwork portion in particular was controversial.) “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page...

Parenting Nuts and Bolts | What Have You 92

This week we chatted about potty training initially – and then we wandered far afield. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work...

Flattery | What Have You 91

This week we chat about house layouts, entertaining, and the difference between encouragement and flattery. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and...

Calendar 

Upcoming Events

September 13 – 14: Prospective Student Weekend 

September 20 – 21: Alumni Weekend

September 28: Fall Carnival 

October 7 – 12: Fall break for the students

October 14 – 18: Masters of Fine Arts residency intensive

 

October 25: Reformation Banquet

October 25 – 26: Prospective Student Weekend

November 8: Northwest Choir Festival

November 22: Senior Class dance

November 25: Thanksgiving

December 16 – January 13: Christmas break for students

 

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