Archive for September, 2013

 

Women’s Golf Wins Gustavus Fall Invitational

Mankato, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s golf team finished first in the Gustauvus Fall Invitational, which concluded Sunday afternoon at North Links Golf Course.  The Gusties finished 88-over-par with a total of 668 on the weekend.  The two-day event began on Saturday, Sept. 28th at Le Sueur Country Club where the Gusties shot a […]

 

Mini CAB Reunion

Over homecoming weekend, an informal Campus Activities Board (CAB) reunion was held at the newly renovated clubhouse “The Woods” at the Shoreland Country Club. It was a great time getting to see old friends and meet other cabbies from previous classes and the current CAB board. Pictured: (First Row) Grace Balfanz ’14, Katie Batz ’13, […]

Pinterest :)

Here are just a few teaching ideas I thought that I would share with the class since some of you (Mark) don’t have Pinterest   Since we did these in Writing Workshop… http://media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/67/17/5d/67175db748035f28c1975569c61e85a8.jpg This is a good visual/spelling technique for when you are doing singular to plural words that aren’t just adding s to the end… […]

Zach Dilger Named MIAC Football Defensive Player-of-the-Week

St. Paul – Gustavus Adolphus junior cornerback Zach Dilger (South St. Paul, Minn.) has been named the MIAC Football Defensive Player-of-the-Week for the week of Sept. 30th following his performance in last Saturday’s 45-19 win over St. Olaf.  Dilger played an integral role in holding the Ole offense to 282 yards of total offense (207 […]

 

An American in Amsterdam

This is my debut in the Amsterdam café-writing scene. Truth be told, this is my first time in any kind of establishment in Amsterdam, and I have been here for four weeks.  Maybe I created an association between spending time in the city with being moderately underwhelming thanks to orientation week.  This is not entirely […]

 

Gusties in “A New Brain”

The Eat Street Players in Minneapolis will perform their fall show, “A New Brain,” which includes 3 Gusties in its production. Hollie (Luckow) Edlund ’13 is the choreographer of this fun musical, while Brit Barkholtz ’12 and Brittney Raasch ’12 are both playing in the pit orchestra. See the attached flier for performance and ticket […]

Le Grande Bande to Present Haydn and Handel Sunday

The debut solo performance of Le Grande Bande & Chorus (LGBC), a local nonprofit orchestra and chorus established in June 2011, will be performed in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on Sunday, October 6 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Directed by Michael Asmus, a 2013 Gustavus graduate, Le Grande Bande will include student musicians from Gustavus Adolphus College, members of the Mankato Symphony Orchestra, and other musicians from the area. The concert, which will not include the Chorus, will feature the Sinfonia overture from the Armida Symphony No. 87 by Josef Haydn and a performance of George Fredric Handel’s famous Water Music.

 

Emily Sheehan Exhibition in Schaefer Gallery

The new season of the Gustavus Artist Series has opened with the installation of a series of works by artist Emily Sheehan as part of an artist-in-residence at Gustavus Adolphus College. The exhibition, New Works by Emily Sheehan, is on display daily in Schaefer Gallery through October 13. An artist reception and lecture will be […]

 

Hummingbird Moths, Interpreting the Fall Arboretum Landscape

The following is a submission from a Gustavus student in Dr. Cindy Johnson’s “Interpreting the Fall Landscape” class held in the Arboretum.  Special thanks to Dr. Johnson and her students…..   Hummingbird Moths by Jessica Gold I spotted 4 hummingbird moths in a flower bed on 9/24 at 6:15 pm. They were hovering around the […]

 

Cup Plant — Interpreting the Fall Arboretum Landscape

The following is a submission from a Gustavus student in Dr. Cindy Johnson’s “Interpreting the Fall Landscape” class held in the Arboretum.  Special thanks to Dr. Johnson and her students…..   Cup Plants By Carrie Boike   Cup Plant, Silphium perfoliatum ·         Native to North America ·         Perennial ·         Triangular Toothed Leaf ·          opposite leaf […]