The Gustavian Weekly

Month: January 2013 | The Gustavian Weekly

Issue 12 (12-13)


Martin Luther King Jr. memorial lecture:

Speaker focuses on MLK’s impact on youth and social media As Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaches approximately 30 years of celebration and remembrance, Gustavus recognizes the legacy of the civil rights leader and his non-violent activism. The school invites […]

Letters to President Ohle brings issues to public

On Wednesday, Jan. 9, students and alumni posted letters written to President Ohle to their Facebook pages, Youtube channels and personal blogs. These letters, which were sent to President Ohle on Dec. 12, 2012, asked for his resignation. “There are […]

Campus Safety Report (1/18/13)

Tuesday, January 8 •A student in Pittman Hall was cited by Campus Safety and the SPPD for underage consumption and was transferred by ambulance to the hospital. Wednesday, January 9 •A minor vehicle accident was reported involving a campus vehicle. […]

The divestment movement comes to Gustavus

A group of Gustavus students attended the “Do the Math” conference at the University of Minnesota on Nov. 30, 2012. Hosted by MN350, students, professors, and concerned citizens from around the state attended and learned about climate change and fossil […]

Gustie of the Week: Nicole Ektnitphong

St. Lucia was crowned for 2012 in December, and the tradition allowed all of Gustavus and the community to meet Sophomore Nicole Ektnitphong. “Getting to be St. Lucia is an honor and really exciting. Working with The Guild and the […]

Touring week connects musicians and communities

This year the Gustavus Wind Orchestra, under the direction of Conductor Dr. Douglass J. Nimmo, will be taking a local Midwest tour through Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois the first week of Feb. These tours are very different from what some […]

Aaron’s top five movies to see…

…(in no particular order) There’s always time to fit a movie into the schedule. But sometimes it’s tough to find that movie you know you’ll enjoy and before you know it you’re stuck with New Year’s Eve, wishing to God […]

Calendar (1/18/13)

The Calendar Page is considered editorial. The opinions expressed herein are not the opinions of The GusTavian Weekly, but rather the personal notes of President Ohle. Looks like all these people aren’t going to bring him down! Friday, Jan. 18 […]

Sexual Assault Response Team:

Meet the Members One in four college-aged women report experiences that meet the legal definitions of rape or attempted rape. With some of the highest statistics for sexual assault, college campuses around the country are working harder to provide safe […]