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2019 Nobel Conference tackles Climate Change: Gustavus welcomes climate change experts for Nobel Conference

As pictured, this year’s conference chair, Anna Versluis, talks about Nobel Conference to Gustavus students.

The 55th annual Nobel Conference will be held next week and students this year, will have many opportunities to engage with the conference through conversations, visual experiences, and through experiencing the conference itself. This year, the topic is “Climate Changed: […]

Campus Safety Report (9/20/19)

Monday, September 9th Campus Safety provided a medical escort for a student who received an injury on campus on Sunday, September 8, that hadn’t yet been reported. Campus Safety responded to a mental health concern at Uhler Hall. A student […]

The Diversity Center announces rebranding: The Center for Inclusive Excellence seeks to broaden their reach

The Diversity Center has officially been renamed “The Center for Inclusive Excellence.” During the 2018- 2019 academic year, conversations focused on “ways to change mindsets and habits” were held on campus, and it was decided that “one of the ways […]

Global Climate Strike reaches Gustavus: Gustavus students take part in worldwide climate strike

As pictured, students protesting for climate action at last year’s Groundswell.

Friday Sept. 20, will be a day of action for Gustavus as well as the rest of the world. Starting in the morning the Global Climate Strike will begin. The world-wide event was sparked by the inspirational rhetoric of Swedish […]

South Nobel opens its doors for 2019-2020 school year: Newest campus addition is home to STEAM

As pictured, the temporary front enterence to South Nobel while North Nobel is under construction.

This semester marks the debut of the newly erected south expansion of the Nobel Hall of Science. Classes have been moved from the traditional Nobel Hall to the 74,000 square-foot expansion, while the North section receives its own renovation and […]

Campus Safety Report (9/13/19)

Monday, September 2nd Campus Safety responded to an alcohol violation on the Myrum baseball field. One student was referred to the Campus Conduct System. Tuesday, September 3rd Campus Safety was called to Health Service for a student that had fallen […]

Nobel department shuffling displaces classes: Temporary movement stirs up feelings of displeasure

The Nobel expansion has rolled out many bright and shiny spaces for Gusties this school year: the Laboratory Theatre, the STEAMery and even new learning kitchens available for all classes to use. Many departments, including Chemistry, Biology, and Environmental Science, […]

CICE welcomes new Study Away Coordinator: Study Away Program enjoys new enthusiastic leadership

As pictured, the temporary front enterence to South Nobel while North Nobel is under construction.

The Center for International and Cultural Education welcomed new Study Away Program Coordinator Matthew Hirman on Thursday, September 12, with a reception open to the campus community. “I’m thrilled to be joining the team here at Gustavus,” Hirman said. Hirman […]

Swanson Tennis Center receives long overdue facelift: Gustavus Tennis begins year under new bubble

Swanson Tennis Center during deflation.

The Gustavus campus underwent many changes this past summer. One change that is still underway is the Swanson Tennis Center upgrade. The Swanson Tennis Center is quite noticeable on campus due to its large indoor tennis arena. The tennis center’s […]

Campus Safety Report (9/6/2019)

Monday, August  26 ● No incidents reported Tuesday, August  27 ● No incidents reported Wednesday, August  28 ● Campus safety responded to a fire alarm in North Hall. A student accidentally caused the alarm while cooking in Sorensen Hall basement. Thursday, August  […]