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The faculty journal of the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University, two Benedictine Catholic liberal arts colleges in central Minnesota.

Online issues (2006-2017)
Tables of contents of earlier issues (1982-2010)


ISSN 2472-260X

Obsculta means "listen," the first word of the Rule of Saint Benedict. Obsculta is an avenue for students to publish and share their projects and papers, making available the theology that they are studying, embracing, creating, and living.

Studio One

ISSN 0364-457X

Studio One is a literary and visual arts magazine published each spring by the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University. Its mission is to give new and established writers alike a forum in which to present their works. The magazine’s focus is poetry, short fiction, essays, and all forms of reproducible visual art works. Studio One is student-run, and the student editors change yearly. Submissions are open to all students on either Saint John’s or Saint Benedict’s campuses and to the general public regardless of regional, national, or international location.

Online issues (2012-present)
Tables of contents of earlier issues (1976-2013)

The Compass: Earth Science Journal of Sigma Gamma Epsilon

ISSN 0894-802X

The Compass: Earth Science Journal of Sigma Gamma Epsilon is the peer-reviewed, official publication of the Society of Sigma Gamma Epsilon, an Earth Science honorary founded on March 30, 1915, at The University of Kansas. The Society was established to recognize scholarship and professionalism in the Earth Sciences with the objectives of scholastic, scientific, and professional advancement of its members and the extension of relations of friendship and assistance among colleges and universities which are devoted to the advancement of the Earth Sciences.

The Journal of Social Encounters

Call for Papers for the 2020 issue -- see Policies page for more information.

The Journal of Social Encounters (JSE) is an interdisciplinary online journal with limited copies in print that publishes scholarly, peer-reviewed essays on peace, conflict, and social justice issues in any part of the world. In keeping with this aim the current online issue, is published by CSJE at CUEA in Nairobi, Kenya, in collaboration with the Department of Peace Studies at the College of St. Benedict/St. John's University (CSB/SJU) in Collegeville, Minnesota. While the JSE will publish essays by authors from any country in each issue, some essays by African authors always will be included in each issue so that African scholarship on peace, conflict and social justice will become better known.