In a culture that is consistently setting its sights upon the future, while attempting to reconcile the past, some members of the St. Olaf community are learning the value of being able to "be here now."
Cigarettes and chocolate milk, anyone? If these are just a couple of your cravings, then perhaps you and a very interesting performer named Rufus have something in common, besides song titles off popular-selling CDs.
In the beginning, there were meetings, says senior Melissa Jackson. Known to her friends as Missy, she sums up her St. Olaf experience in two words: politics and history. And for Jackson, both have involved meetings, meetings, and more meetings.