Don Talafous, OSB, is a Benedictine monk and priest of Saint John's Abbey in Collegeville, Minnesota. Born in 1926, he has taught and served as university chaplain at Saint John's University in Collegeville and published several books. He has an MA from Catholic University, in Washington, DC, and a PhD from Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. Currently, he devotes his life to alumni relations for Saint John's University. A fitting role as he remarkably remembers the name of almost every student he has ever met.