Tremel to disucss his educational and leadership accomplishments on "Conversations from St. Norbert College"

Beginning Friday, September 4

From St. Norbert College, August 24, 2009
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

Jerome Tremel, O. Praem., former Abbot of St. Norbert Abbey, will be the special guest during the September "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show, hosted by dean and academic vice president of the college, Michael Marsden. They will discuss Tremel's educational and leadership accomplishments.

Tremel was born in Luxemburg, Wis. He graduated from St. Norbert College with a bachelor's degree in philosophy in 1951 and was ordained a priest in June, 1954. Tremel followed his St. Norbert College education with a master of science degree from Purdue University and then a Ph.D., also from Purdue, in mathematics education in 1963. He went on to become an associate professor of mathematics and chair of the mathematics department at St. Norbert College. Later, in 1970, he was named Abbot of St. Norbert Abbey.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" is broadcast every Friday in September, beginning September 4 at 6:30 p.m. New shows appear the first Friday of each month. The series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico, and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities, Channel 2 in Neenah/Menasha, and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue Sundays at 10 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

The show may also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video on demand channel 1111. It is all local, all the time and available free to Time Warner Cable's digital cable customers in 70 communities in northeast Wisconsin.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" is also airing in Milwaukee, Marshfield, Wausau, Wisconsin Rapids and Upper Michigan.

For more information or to watch it online, visit the website, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations/.