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Month: January 2010 | The Gustavian Weekly

Caucuses on Tuesday

The precinct caucuses will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2. At locations across the state, Minnesotans will be given a chance to voice their opinions on who will be their party’s candidates for local and state races, […]

Gustavus Interim Experience group evacuated from Machu Picchu area

Machu Picchu. MCT Campus.

A group of Gustavus students and their two faculty leaders are awaiting evacuation from Aguas Calientes, a village near Machu Picchu. The students are on a January Interim Experience off-campus study trip titled “Education, Healthcare and Poverty in Peru.”

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Get your name out to students – advertise in The Weekly!

Do you have a product, service, or idea you want to market to students in Southern Minnesota? Try advertising with The Weekly!  We offer an outstanding values for anyone who wants to reach the Southern Minnesota college constituency. We are […]

Get The Weekly where you are!

The Weekly features some really cool ways to keep in touch with Gustavus happenings.  We wanted to let everyone know about some of the ways you can follow The Weekly.  We hope that these channels will allow you to view our content […]

Dr. King Continues to Inspire

by: Lindsay Lelivelt

The morning of January 19th, in honor of Martin Luther King day, Reverend C.T. Vivian, a friend and colleague of Dr. Martin Luther King, spoke to a large crowd about his experiences and beliefs about the Civil Rights movement. The […]

Hopes for Wind Turbine Blown Away

Green power advocates and environmentalists are watching their ambitions of a wind-powered Gustavus float away. Though the College has been making plans for a wind turbine for almost two years, the process has not been easy. Much of the time […]

Where in the World… are you living next year?

Arbor View Arbor View Apartments house 59 students in apartment-style living. Each apartment contains a living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a dining room, and kitchen. The apartments are furnished with a sofa, chairs, dining room table, and a bed, […]

Kim Braun: Working for change

Junior Theatre and Political Science Major Kim Braun has always been interested in how she can change the world. Kim’s recent trip with Gustavus’ Social Justice, Peace and Development in India underlined how much change is needed, both in America […]

Global and local…where’s our heart?

Brain asks Pinky, “Are you pondering what I’m pondering?” My answer, though not as vapidly resonating as Pinky’s, is, “I think so, Brain…But can we really think globally and act locally to save the world without wearing capes?” Welcome to […]