Blogs at Gustavus
Carmen Westerberg ’97 was awarded the 2015 Presidential Seminar Award at Texas State University (San Marco, TX). Carmen is assistant professor of psychology, where she researches memory failures from a cognitive neuroscience perspective. After Gustavus, Carmen earned her PhD in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Minnesota and was a post-doctoral fellow at Northwestern University. She has […]
Megan Trapp Henschen ’03 is working at Best Buy as a Senior Training Specialist.
Tricia Richter Merkins ’04 writes, “I had a baby girl on October 20, 2014, named Callie Jo Merkins. She was welcomed home by her sister Brittney.”
Emilie Scott ’14 writes, “I will be starting a new job at Richfield Dual Language School teaching elementary for the 2015-2016 school year! The Dual Language School teaches students both in Spanish and English and includes native Spanish speakers as about half of their student population.”
None of us will come out of our shells if we think someone will hurt us. Or make fun of us. Or demean us. We will grow up becoming more and more protective and wary. It is a natural reaction to say “I’m not letting you in” if we have had people break our trust […]
Grant Boulanger ’97, world language teacher at Skyview Middle School, is co-directing and will be one of the Learning Lab Teachers at the 4th annual International Forum on Language Teaching (iFLT). The iFLT conference, to be at Tartan High School in Oakdale, MN, in July 2015, is a progressive language teaching conference which focuses on best-practices in second […]
In observance of the 4th of July holiday, the library will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. Happy 239th Birthday, America!
Brandon Hirdler ’12, Julio Zelaya ’12, & Chelsea Siewert ’12 explored Colombia where Julio and Chelsea teach English. Here they are after climbing the Rock of Guatape in the small town of Guatape, Colombia, near Medellin.
Britta Olson Lindberg ’02 and Ben Lindberg ’01 welcomed baby Soren Charles in May 2014.
Heather Nelson Weinreich ’00 graduated from a Neurotology and Skullbase Surgery Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. She has been hired as an assistant professor in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Johns Hopkins University.