Archive for October, 2011

Web-based accommodations for students

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 […]

 

A Look at What’s Ahead!

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, […]

Ideas for Productively Procrastinating Over Fall Break

I know that you are all excited for some R&R this fall break.  But while you are putting off writing that paper or doing any actual reading for reading break here are some ideas for productively procrastinating! Clean up. If you are home – this is a great time to have some bonding time with your […]

Fall break – Here I come!

Not sure what to do over break?  Well if you’re in the cities, I think I can help… GO TO THE GOVERNMENT JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIR 10-3 TODAY! Check out the Soap Factory’s Haunted Basement for some thrilling/haunted adventure Stumble through a corn maze at Sever’s Farm or MN Twin Cities Harvest Festival Maze Check out an event or […]

 

MNPC Job and Internship Fair Information Sessions

You don’t want to miss this!  Attend one of the 17 sessions to learn more about the fair and to register!

Week Wrap-up and What’s Ahead

What happened this week in the Center for Servant Leadership?  This week we had interviews with Target and Federated.  Target especially was impressed with the level of interviewing and leadership skills that Gustavus Students showed.  Be sure to keep on exceeding employers expectations by refining your interview skills – for tips and more information visit […]

 

Seminary and Divinity School Day 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011 9:30 am – 4:00 pm A unique opportunity to connect, reflect, and explore theological graduate study options with representatives from major seminaries and divinity schools.  To Register Contact:  Marilyn Beyer in the Center for Servant Leadership, Church Relationsemail: mbeyer@gustavus.edu No fee to attend, but you must register by Oct 10. Pre-registration […]

WORKING ADVENTURE WORLDWIDE

Work, Intern or Volunteer abroad! Special work visa or volunteer placement Job search help and on-the-spot support Internationalize your resume Explore the world and broaden your horizons FIND OUT MORE TODAY! info@bunacusa.org, 1-800-462-8622, www.bunac.org/usa

 

Center for Servant Leadership: Meet Kristen Walpole

Kristen Walpole works with students exploring major and career options, administers the Strong Interest Inventory, and maintains the career center resource library. Students who want to learn more about these services should contact Kristen in the Center for Servant Leadership at kwalpole@gustavus.edu Kristen has a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from the University of St. Thomas in […]