Archive for April, 2014

Women’s Tennis Set To Host St. Thomas In MIAC Semifinals Thursday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s tennis team is set to host the University of St. Thomas in the semifinals of the 2014 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Women’s Tennis Playoffs on Thursday afternoon in St. Peter.  Weather permitting, the match will be played outside on the Brown Tennis Courts, but will move inside […]

Senior Honors Recital Saturday in Bjorling

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Music will present its Senior Honors Recital in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on Saturday, May 3, beginning at 1:30 p.m. The Honors Recital is an annual event held on Honors Day and features the finest musicians studying in the department. The Senior Honors Recital is free and open to […]

Percussion Ensemble Drums it Up at Bjorling

On Sunday May 4 at 7:30 p.m., the Gustavus Percussion Ensemble, conducted by Paul Hill, will perform its annual Spring Concert in Bjorling Recital Hall on the Gustavus campus. This concert will be free for the public to attend. This concert will feature pieces from within the last century. “Little Rhumba,” composed by Rolando Morales-Matos […]

April Showers Bring May Flowers

After this long rainy April week, May is finally here! With the month of May comes warmer temperatures, spring flowers, and increased bird activity. Average day time temperatures for Minnesota are in the 60s, while night time temperatures are in the mid-40s. We begin to see many spring flowers in the woodlands, such as bloodroot, […]

Books in Bloom May 2nd-4th

The annual Gustavus Library Associates event Books in Bloom will take place in the library this weekend! Hours for this event : Friday 3:00-6:00pm,   Saturday 10:00-5:00pm and Sunday 11:00-2:00pm The titles featured this year: David & Goliath Knowing Rolf: A Wreath for My Son Life Reimagined: Discovering Your New Life Possibilities Americanah The Book […]

Softball’s Heacox Adds NFCA National Pitcher-Of-The-Week To Weekly Honors

Louisville, Ky. – After taking home Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week honors earlier this week, rookie hurler Hannah Heacox (Stillwater, Minn.) has added to her weekly resume.  Heacox was named the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Pitcher-of-the-Week on Wednesday after helping the Gusties to a 7-1 record last week and […]

UPDATE: Baseball’s Doubleheader Versus Carleton Moved To Friday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus versus Carleton baseball doubleheader has been rescheduled for Friday, May 2 at 2:30 p.m. on the Gustie Baseball Field. Schedule

Course Quality and Moodle: Exploring Best Practices

On Thursday, April 24, 2014, Campus Technology presented a webinar on Course Quality and Moodle: Exploring Best Practices. Leeja Carter, PhD and Assistant Professor and Training Coordinator for the Sport and Health Psychology Program and Sarah Fornero, M.A. Assistant Professor and Training Coordinator for the Sport and Health Psychology Program at Adler School of Professional Psychology […]

Campaign Gustavus Reaches $125 Million Milestone

Gustavus Adolphus College has passed a historic milestone in philanthropic giving, as Campaign Gustavus has reached the $125 million mark toward its ambitious $150 million goal. The announcement was made at a donor recognition dinner on Friday, April 25, by the College’s Board of Trustees Chair George Hicks ’75.

Swenson-Bunn Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence – Vote Today!

The Swenson-Bunn Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence honors the memory of two Gustavus students and members of the Student Senate, Greg Swenson and Holly Bunn, who were killed in a car accident in 1989. The Swenson-Bunn Award is the only award given to faculty by students. Vote for up to 5 of the nominated faculty […]