Archive for 2012

To energy drink, or energy eat?

As semester final projects approach and students begin to study for exams, many are looking for an extra edge to defy their body’s needs and forego sleep and proper nutrition. These are essential to optimum function, health and mood balance, yet students still look to the aid of energy drinks and other caffeine sources that […]

Kari Clark ’91

Kari Clark serves as Director of Principal Gifts at Gustavus Adolphus College.  Prior to this position, she was the Director of Development at the Foundation of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.  Her education includes a B.A. degree from Gustavus, and a J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law.  She was admitted to the Minnesota […]

MCS Students Attend ACM Programming Contest

Six MCS students went to Macalester College today to participate in the annual ACM Programming Contest. The contest originally started at Texas A & M in 1970. It spread through North America and has branches and chapters throughout the world. “The contest fosters creativity, teamwork, and innovation in building new software programs, and enables students to test their ability […]

Geology Professor Laura Triplett Receives NSF Grant

Gustavus Adolphus College Assistant Professor of Geology and Environmental Studies Laura Triplett has been awarded a grant totaling more than $137,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to conduct biogeochemical research over the next three years.