Archive for August, 2007

Technology Helpline Orientation Hours

Friday Helpline 8am – 4:45pm Olin Hall Computer Lab Call x6111 for assistance getting registered on the Gustavus network. In Hall Support 10am – 3pm Stop by our tables in the main entrance areas of Pittman, Sohre, and Norelius. Walk Up Computer Help 10am – 3pm Stop by Olin’s main floor lobby for assistance registering […]

Connectivity in Pittman Hall

Pittman Hall’s wired and wireless network connection is currently unavailable due to network maintenance.  All services should be restored by the end of the week. If you have any questions, please contact the Technology Helpline. (x6111)

A web page editor for the rest of us

For the last eight years, Gustavus has been asking web publishers to use GoLive to create, edit and maintain their websites. After countless hours training, supporting, troubleshooting and consoling our friends and coworkers, we’ve decided that the madness has to end. We’ve been exploring web-based content management as means to simplify the site maintenance process. […]

Demolition of the old stadium

On the morning of August 14th crews started the process of tearing down the old football stadium at Gustavus Adolphus College. Shortly after 2:00pm the last column was knocked down and the sorting of the rubble began. If you would like to watch the whole event as captured by our two HD webcams, click on […]

New Stadium Turf Install Video

Over the past week or so the turf installers have been busy installing the new “grass” in the stadium. They are not done yet. The yard markers and some of he edges are not finished yet and I think they still need to fill it in with “dirt”. I put together a time lapse video […]

Better GACWireless for Uhler Hall

This summer the network in Uhler Hall was upgraded with all new wires. As part of the update, many more jacks were installed. Each suite should now have at least one jack per person living there. Some of the other jacks that were installed are now connected to new wireless access points. Last year Uhler […]

Old Stadium Demolition (now on chanel 7)

It looks like the old stadium is on its way down. If you are at Gustavus and plugged into the network, you can watch it live. We also just added it to the local cable channel 7. Also be sure to check out the frequently updated images on the webcam page.

Sunday Power Outage (updated)

For anyone who didn’t notice, Gustavus and parts of St. Peter had some major power issues on Sunday afternoon. Initially Olin hall was running on generator power but when the generators cooling hose broke and the fire department arrived, Olin was without power for a while. The brown out situation also caused damage to some […]

New Stadium Update

As you can see from the Stadium Webcams, the new turf is being installed this week. Hopefully this will make a good time lapse video. Speaking of time lapse videos, I have a few more of them to share. They are fairly large so unless you have a fast internet connection they may take a […]