The Gustavian Weekly

Month: October 2012 | The Gustavian Weekly

Plaza dedication fosters reflection on campus history

During the royal visit from Their Majesties this past Friday, Oct. 5, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden took part in a Chirst Chapel service and dedication ceremony for the new Sesquicentennial Plaza and sculpture. With a […]

Media Services specialist receives new role

The large scale, media productions of student led programs to the campus’s highly regarded Nobel Committee Series and Christmas in Christ Chapel are put on yearly to much success and celebration. The man behind the technology of it all is […]

CAB incorporates new events to homecoming

Homecoming this year is sure to surprise the Gustavus community with much anticipation for our new Gustie lion mascot reveal, plus much more. In addition to the new events, this year will include yearly traditions like Pep fest, Parade, a […]

Campus Safety Report (10/12/12)

Monday, October 1 •  Fourteen students were cited for noise violations, and one student was cited for underage consumption in Sorensen Hall. •  Two Collegiate Fellows cited ten students for noise violations in North Hall. •  Campus Safety investigated suspicious […]

Psychology department renamed to reflect scientific nature

The former Department of Psychology has been newly christened the Department of Psychological Science. This change of title is a reflection of a nationwide trend in the field of psychological research. What once was The American Psychological Society (APS) is […]

Gustavus welcomes royalty, engages in global dialogue

On Friday, October 5, Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustav and Queen Silva visited Gustavus to celebrate the end of the College’s Sesquicentennial. Their Majesties arrived on campus and walked from Three Flags to Christ Chapel as over 1000 children and […]

Gustie of the Week: James Trevathan

When Junior Physics and Computer Science Major James Trevathan has a moment away from sitting through science lectures, working in labs and conducting research, it might not be a surprise that he cherishes the outdoors. James is a member of […]

I didn’t know bears could swear so much

If you were wondering what a film would be like if directed/produced/written by “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane, it would turn quickly into Ted. Starring Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane himself and co-starring Mila Kunis, this movie finesses its way […]

Let the games begin…

…the hunt for five medallions will end with winners In preparation for Homecoming, the Gustavus Campus Activities Board has been busy putting together events, including the annual hunt for the medallion. During Homecoming week, each day the medallion is placed […]

Homecoming concert—“enjoy the moment”

Dave Barnes will perform for this year’s Homecoming concert put on by Campus Activities Board As part of this year’s Homecoming celebration, singer/songwriter Dave Barnes will be performing at Gustavus on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 8:00 p.m. in Alumni Hall. […]