The Gustavian Weekly

Month: April 2013 | The Gustavian Weekly

Issue 20 (4/26/13)


Underclassmen blues

Calendar (4/26/13)

The Calendar Page is considered editorial. The opinions expressed herein are not the opinions of The GusTavian Weekly, but rather the transcripts of one of the accreditation meetings people keep talking about. I think they went off topic. Friday, April […]

Campus Safety Report (4/26/13)

Monday, April 15 • Campus Safety responded to an electrical fire in a college-owned vehicle. Wednesday, April 17 • A student while in Bjorling parking lot was cited by Campus Safety for a drug/narcotic violation, driving under the influence, failure […]

Housing process eases concern for some, not all

As the year’s housing process winds down, many students are still vocalizing strong opinions on the residences they have received and on the current state of the housing process. Room draw, the process of room selection for students, has traditionally […]

March for immigration reform

A class in the Spanish Department, Spanish 250: Crossing the Border, has created a march to raise awareness about Immigration Reform: Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013. The class, taught by Mayra Taylor, has been studying immigration […]

Gustavus students receive grants to fund future projects

The Kitchen Cabinet will be hosting a reception to congratulate the recipients of the 2013 Sustainability and Health Partnership Education Grant, which allowed funding to its winners for various service projects.  The receptions will also allow these students a chance […]

Gustie of the Week: Julia Tindell

It’s hard to tell whether Senior English Major Julia Tindell’s empowering, caring demeanor or intelligence and immense skill makes her a stand out at Gustavus. “She is a fantastic writer, and that applies to basically every kind of writing I […]

Metal casting in the modern world

Greg Mueller has spent this semester teaching ten Gustavus women about the art of cast metal sculpture. The process of cast metal sculpture began 5000 years ago, incorporating the elements of earth, air, fire, and water. This is also the […]

Books in Bloom merges design with library resources

This year, the Folke-Bernadotte Memorial Library will be hosting its third annual Books in Bloom Event. This event, put on by the Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) is a fundraiser for the library, with all money raised going to increase the […]