Blogs at Gustavus

What I Did This Summer: First-Year Research Experience

Each year, Gustavus Adolphus College’s First-Year Research Experience (FYRE) pairs talented rising sophomores with hands-on opportunities in the natural sciences and mathematics. After a competitive selection process, the students work closely with faculty members and older student researchers on projects within the professors’ area of expertise. Over the course of the 10-week summer experience, the […]

Library Hours for Labor Day Weekend

Friday, Sept. 2: 8:00 am – 4:45 pm; Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 3 & 4:  Closed.  Monday, Sept. 5: 8:00 am – 4:45 pm.

Website Template Changes

Today we’re launching some noticeable changes to the Gustavus website template. These updates were made to alleviate some issues that we noticed last year following the implementation of the new design. Primarily, these changes alter the look and functionality of the header and footer, so we’ll provide a brief explanation of each change below. Audience […]

Gustavus Ranks 11th In Division III CoSIDA Academic All-Americans

Gustavus Adolphus College has a rich history of athletic accomplishments. Gustie teams have gone on to win 250 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) championships as a charter member of the league and have enjoyed success on the national stage as well. The triumphs on the playing field are certainly attributed to the physical abilities of the student-athletes, but what sets Gustavus apart from many other institutions is the hard work put in the classroom by its student-athletes.

What I Did This Summer: Hubert-Christian Ngabirano ’18

For six weeks, Ngabirano helped build and lead the inaugural Gustavus Academy for Faith, Science, and Ethics.

Why study Statistics?

Watch the video below for great information on why you should study statistics and check out http://thisisstatistics.org for more details.

For Faculty: you get an arXiv and YOU get an arXiv

Since 1991, physicists and fellow travelers have been sharing their research online through arXiv, originally hosted at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, now at Cornell. A bit later, economists began to share their work through RepEc. Much more recently, bioRxiv was launched at Cold Springs Harbor to host biology research. A site for social sciences […]

Lucie Holmgreen (Psychological Science)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Lucie Holmgreen. Lucie will join the Department of Psychological Science in January 2017. Holmgreen holds bachelor’s degree from the Ohio State University and both a master’s degree and Ph.D. from Marquette University. Her primary clinical and research specialties include: college sexual assault, sexual re-victimization and sexual aggression, posttraumatic stress […]

Hayley Russell (Health and Exercise Science)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Hayley Russell. Hayley earned a bachelor’s degree at Saint Francis Xavier University, a master’s degree at Wilfrid Laurier University, and doctorate at the University of Minnesota. Her academic interests lie in the broad domain of sports medicine psychology.

Brookhart Shields (Biology)

Gustavus welcomes our new tenure-track colleague, Brookhart Shields. Brooke joins the Department of Biology in a tenure-track position, having previously served as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the department in the 2015-16 academic year. Shields completed her bachelor’s degree at Winona State University and her Ph.D. at the University of Iowa-Iowa City. Her graduate thesis […]


Archive