Dance show defines Our Place, In Place

A multi-media event exemplifying the spirit and culture of 150 years of education Internationally renowned director and choreographer Stephan Koplowitz honors the Gustavus Sesquicentennial with four site-specific performances that were performed on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 and will be performed again this Saturday. The pieces, unique from each other by time and location, are delivered as one body of work exemplifying the culture of Gustavus. … Continue reading Dance show defines Our Place, In Place

Earth Jam…

Six hours of entertainment from Gusties and local performers In an effort to celebrate the changing of the seasons, KGSM Student Radio and the Musical B.A.R. are reviving the old CAB tradition of an annual outdoor festival featuring music, dance, acting and comedy. Earth Jam Revolution (EJR) will be a six hour celebration in Eckman Mall on Friday, May 11. “KGSM wanted to put on … Continue reading Earth Jam…

Senior Art Show showcases spring semester work

The Hillstrom Museum of Art will host the annual senior art show this Saturday, The reception will last from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. The exhibit will include thirty-five different pieces of vibrant artwork available for purchase made by senior, Gustie studio art majors. “It is a great opportunity to purchase beautiful artwork for a low cost,” Director of Hillstrom Museum of Art Don Meyers … Continue reading Senior Art Show showcases spring semester work

Transcending genres, creating art, encouraging hate

The last decade has been for video games what the Renaissance was for art. With the last console rotation, the technology of game design has arguably reached a point where graphics aren’t going to get much better, where the Internet has made it easier and more fashionable than ever to play and where the industry has broken out of the underground into a socially acceptable, … Continue reading Transcending genres, creating art, encouraging hate

Tandem triumphans

The title of this article comes from my favorite political movement to include my name: The Jacobites. Their slogan means “Triumphant at Last,” and if you know the story of the failed Jacobite insurrections in 1715 and 1745, the slogan is actually quite ironic. The slogan originated  in 1745, after the first minor victory of Prince Charles Stuart in his effort to reclaim the throne … Continue reading Tandem triumphans

Calendar (05/04/12)

* The Calendar Page is considered editorial. The opinions expressed herein are not the opinions of The GusTavian Weekly, but are in fact a small tub of mice, placed on top of a door standing ajar. When your roommate comes in they’ll learn the meaning of retribution! Friday, May 4 Fluid Motion Workout Class Lund 224 2:30 p.m. And I get arrested when I do that in … Continue reading Calendar (05/04/12)

Gustavus braves unforgiving weather

Gustavus hosted the 12th annual Drake Alternative last weekend despite temperatures in the mid-40s, harsh winds and predictions of snow. Senior Steve Groskreutz won the 400 meter hurdles thanks to a strong finishing kick and took second in the 110 meter hurdles. Senior Emily Klatt was a top performer for the women’s team, as she won the triple jump and recorded a pair of second … Continue reading Gustavus braves unforgiving weather