What does peace mean to you? That is the central question photographer and storyteller John Noltner has been asking people for his social commentary project, A Peace of My Mind. Noltner will visit Gustavus on Feb. 24-25 to share his multimedia exhibit and speak in Christ Chapel about the project.
For the third straight year and for the sixth time in the last seven years, the Gustavus Adolphus College forensics team won the Minnesota State Collegiate Forensics Tournament on Feb. 15-16. The Gusties won the Team Sweepstakes by amassing 390 points as they took first place in seven of the 11 individual events.
The Theatre and Dance Department at Gustavus Adolphus College is proud to present Hair, the American tribal love-rock musical with book and lyrics by James Rando and Gerome Ragni with music by Galt MacDermot. Directed by Amy Seham, Hair will be performed in the Anderson Theatre on Feburary 21, 22, 28 and March 1 at 8 p.m. with matinee performances on February 23 and March 2 at 2 p.m.
Gustavus Adolphus College Professor of Philosophy and Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Peg O'Connor made an appearance on a Canadian television show and had an article published by The New York Times earlier this week.
The Campus Activities Board at Gustavus Adolphus College has announced that the music duo Timeflies will perform in concert in Lund Arena on Friday, May 9. Up and coming hip-hop artist Mike Stud has been announced as the opening act. Doors will open at 7 p.m., with Stud taking the stage at 8 p.m., and Timeflies following at 9 p.m.
The Hillstrom Museum of Art at Gustavus Adolphus College will present two concurrent, complementary exhibitions from February 17 through April 17: Minna Citron: The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction, and Peggy Bacon, Keeping the Realist Course. An opening reception is set for 7-9 p.m., Monday, Feb. 17, and includes a gallery talk at 7:30 p.m. by Christiane H. Citron, granddaughter and scholar of Minna Citron.
Gustavus Adolphus College is pleased to announce that Meghan Krause ’00 will join the College’s staff as the new Director of Wellbeing. Krause will provide vision and leadership for the College’s recently announced Wellbeing Initiative, which is being funded by a $250,000 gift from Tim ’83 and Elaine Peterson.
Sophomore Logan Boese recently sat down to talk about why the College's core values are important to him as well as how he is growing as a person.
Gustavus biology major Erin Clark '14 has spent the month of January interning for World Altering Medicine, a non-profit organization co-founded by Gustavus alumnus Dr. Dan Dewey '93.
Gustavus students Elizabeth Johnson '14, Ellen Krueger '14, and Will Metcalf '15 have spent the month of January interning in Sweden through the new Wallenberg Scholars Program.