Archive for 2011
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Heather Banks, Health Professions Coordinator, is part of the Center for Servant Leadership. Heather serves as the advisor for: pre-medical, pre-pharmacy and pre-dental students. Heather has been working at Gustavus in Career Development since 2004, she has had a variety of career experiences, but has developed a special interest in health and health careers. She […]
On Wednesday, Dec. 7, Jennifer Werness was crowned the 2011 St. Lucia. She was chosen from a court of five women who were nominated for the honor by their fellow sophomore women. The court consists of five Sophomores: Russian Studies and Classics Major Susan Crane of Des Moines, Iowa; Political Science and Scandinavian Studies Major […]
What is a better way to spend the winter break then figuring out your Career? (ok – Maybe spending time with family over the holidays is important too) Check out these helpful websites with videos focused on helping you figure out your career! This is the site with Federal Government career videos:http://www.acinet.org/videos.asp?id=&nodeid=27 Here are other […]
Here are some photos from the Mayo Innovation Scholars Program (MISP) Orientation. Four Gustie students (Dawn Comstock ’13, Anna Nelson ’12, Kyle Radtke ’13, and Anna Swenson ’12) along with Biology Professor Sanjive Qazi visited the Mayo Clinic on Friday, October 28th to tour the facility and meet with the program coordinators. […]
FYI – there are LOTS of federal government jobs! And, there will be more as many current federal employees are at or near retirement age. Some suggestions are listed below…..for more info go to www.usajobs.gov and www.makingthedifference.org.CynthiaBrad Golson from Call to Serve, Department of Homeland Security updated MN Private Colleges Career Services staffs about key changes made to […]
The Rev. Gerald (Jerry) Hoffman, a 1959 alumnus of Gustavus Adolphus College, will receive the 2011 Gustavus Adolphus College Association of Congregations (GACAC) and Alumni Service Award on Tuesday, Nov. 8 during the College's daily worship service in Christ Chapel.
Vince Thomas, Internship Director in Gustavus Adolphus College’s Center for Servant Leadership, is the recipient of WCCO Radio’s Good Neighbor Award for his volunteer work at Minneapolis South High School. Thomas turned in more than 100 volunteer hours during the 2010-11 school year, assisting South High students with college admission and scholarship applications.
Just-in-Time Teaching (JiTT) has many adopters and potential benefits. At Gustavus, one of the most common implementations of JiTT is to administer pre-class quizzes through Moodle. For web-based quizzes to be the most effective, researchers have recommended establishing time limits. However, as an accommodation, students frequently request extra time on assignments, exams, and quizzes. To […]
Upcoming Events! Friday, October 28 is Fondue Friday at 2:30 in CSL South – with Special Guest Luke Paquin. Monday, October 31 – Thursday, November 3 are the special information sessions for the MN Private College Job and Internship Fair – More details coming soon! Tuesday, November 1 Securian Financial is on campus doing interviews Tuesday, […]