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Russian Study Abroad Program suspended: Gustavus joins two other American colleges to end program

Last week, Gustavus abruptly suspended all study abroad programs to Russia for the indefinite future due to the closure of the U.S. consulate in St. Petersburg. Gustavus is only the third college in the nation to make the decision to […]

Retirement Banquet hosted for English professors

Gustavus Adolphus College is notorious for having timeless and knowledgeable professors who contribute to the liberal arts education that enhances the learning of its students. This past Wednesday, the English Department hosted a Retirement Celebration Open House for Florence Amamoto […]

Eppies host Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week: Fraternity puts its effort into bringing awareness for a good cause

The Epsilon Pi Alpha Fraternity raised over $2,000 this past week for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to help spread awareness for MS, a disease that attacks the central nervous system. “The inspiration of our philanthropy week, MS Awareness, stems […]

3OH!3 performs at this year’s Spring Concert: Gusties relive their thrilling middle school years with 3OH!3

This past Friday, the Campus Activities Board (CAB) put on their big concert, which happens every other year on the Gustavus campus. This year, CAB hired the band 3OH!3 to perform. The concert also included an opening act, Grayson DeWolfe, […]

Gusties get ready for annual Entreprenuer Cup

Gustie entrepreneurs will be busy this weekend at the 2018 Gustie Entrepreneur Cup taking place at 2pm on Saturday, May 12. Gustie Entrepreneurship cup is “an opportunity for our students to experiment with entrepreneurship by attempting to solve a market […]

Academics showcased at Celebration of Creative Inquiry

This past weekend, the Gustavus community celebrated the academic accolades of both students and professors. This was done through a ceremony on Saturday, the nurse pinning event, and with various musical performances. But the most intriguing event of all was […]

Introducing the new “Challenge Curriculum”: Curriculum Committee revises curricular framework for future

At their April 27 meeting, Gustavus faculty voted to begin implementation of a new curricular framework, called the Challenge Curriculum. The new curriculum, developed in accordance with the Gustavus ACTs strategic initiative, seeks to ensure that Gustavus provides a cutting […]

Leymah Gbowee: Mighty Be Our Powers: MAYDAY! Peace Conference welcomes Nobel Peace Prize winner

This past Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Gustavus Adolphus College had the privilege of hosting the Liberian peace activist and 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Leymah Gbowee for the annual MayDay! Peace Conference, titled, Mighty Be Our Powers: Gender, Justice, and […]

Dr. Brenda Kelly appointed as Dean and Provost

After a competitive, national search, Dr. Brenda Kelly has been appointed to fill the role of Provost and Dean of Gustavus. The position of Provost and Dean of the College opened following the 2015-16 academic year, when Dr. Mark Braun […]

ICC, MSA, & CAB sponsor Holi: Festival of Colors

Gustavus brought Hindu tradition to its campus last week for Holi, the festival of colors.  This event originates in India and involves gathering together and throwing organic colored powder at the people around you and into the air to celebrate […]