Archive for 2011

Technology Helpline December/January Hours

December 19th – 23rd: 8:00am – 4:45pm December 24th – January 2nd: CLOSED January 3rd: Start regular January Interim Experience Hours  

Christmas in the Archives

Stop by the Archives and check out our festive new look!  Swedish Christmas magazines along with a few intriguing Swedish bibles are on display.   The Christmas lights and decorations will bring holiday cheer to your research, so come in and unwrap new knowledge!          

Gustavus in a Time of War

Dr. Peterson’s Exposition The United States of America remembers the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor that occurred on 7 December 1941, seventy years ago.  You might be wondering how Gustavus responded in the event’s immediate aftermath.  Editors of the Gustavian Weekly printed their first post-attack newspaper two days after the bombing.  While the infamous action failed to […]

Introducing Patrick

We are pleased to announce the recent hiring of Gustavus alumnus Patrick McDougle ’11. Patrick distinguished himself as a Computer Science major, and we are excited to have him put these hard-won skills to use for his alma mater. Patrick’s presence brings the Web Services office up to full strength for the first time in […]

Adding gac.edu to Gustavus’s Google apps domain

For years, in google calendar and google docs, users have had to use @gustavus.edu e-mail addresses to invite another Gustie to an event or document. Google has now given us the ability to add @gac.edu as an “alias.” On November 28th, we plan to turn this feature on, though it may take a couple days […]

Autumn in the Archives

It’s autumn in the archives so drop on in and find something fantastic.

Technology Helpline Fall Break Hours

Friday, October 21st:          8am – 4:45pm Saturday, October 22nd:       CLOSED Sunday, October 23rd:          CLOSED Monday, October 24th:         8am – 4:45pm Tuesday, October 25th:        8am – 4:45pm Wednesday, October 26th:   8am – 11pm If you need to contact the Technology Helpline, please call 507-933-6111 or e-mail us at helpline@gustavus.edu.    

2011 Nobel Conference Streaming Statistics

You may have known that Nobel Conference 47 drew thousands of people to Gustavus this week, but you probably didn’t know that there were also a lot of people watching the event live online. The graph to the right shows the number of concurrent video streams we were serving from our live streaming system.  The […]

Gustavus Virtual Lab – Bringing lab software to your room

The Gustavus Virtual Lab offers remote access to full lab desktop machines from both on and off campus.  This allows access to most of the software in the computer labs from the comfort of your residence hall room or your house off campus. All that is needed to get started is a simple install of […]

Watch the Nobel Conference Live

Can’t make it over to Lund Center to watch the Nobel Conference in person?  Watch it live on your computer or smart phone where ever you happen to be. Live video will begin Tuesday morning October 4th 2011. Visit the Nobel Conference website to learn more about this years conference.