Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus’

A familiar sign when roads close. 

Road Closings Due to Flooding, College Remains Open

Due to flooding, some area roads are closed. Beware that flooding is difficult to predict, so individuals are advised to seek out road closure Information at www.511mn.org prior to travel and also sign up for road alerts at https://local.nixle.com/.

 

Orchestra Concert Sunday Afternoon

Both of Gustavus's large string ensembles will perform in concert at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 13, 2011 in Christ Chapel. The concert includes the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, under Conductor Ruth Lin, and the Gustavus Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Justin Knoepfel. Sunday’s orchestra concert is free and open to the public.

Women’s Hockey to Advance to Semifinals

The Gustavus women’s hockey team will play in the NCAA Women's Ice Hockey Semifinals on Friday, March 18, 2011. After a 4-1 defeat over the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in the quarterfinals on Friday, March 11 in River Falls, Wis., the Gusties will take on Norwich University. The quarterfinal win was a sweet defeat as the Gusties had fallen to UW-RF 4-2 in regular season play on Dec. 10.

Dr. Mark Braun 

Dr. Mark Braun Named Provost and Dean of the College

Gustavus Adolphus College President Jack R. Ohle announced today (Thursday, March 10, 2011) that Dr. Mark Braun has accepted the position of Provost and Dean of the College. He will assume the post effective June 15, 2011.

Dr. JoNes VanHecke 

Dr. JoNes VanHecke Named Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

Gustavus Adolphus College President Jack R. Ohle announced today (Thursday, March 10, 2011) that Dr. JoNes R. VanHecke ’88 has accepted the position of Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students at the College. She will assume the post effective June 15, 2011.

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Poetry Reading March 10 by Professor Rezmerski

Poet and Gustavus professor emeritus John Rezmerski will return to campus for a poetry reading Thursday, March 10, 2011. He will present a reading from his new book of poetry, Breaking the Rules. at 7 p.m. in the Melva Lind Interpretive Center. This event is free and open to the public.

Women’s Hockey Defeats Bethel for MIAC Crown

The Gustavus women’s hockey team defeated Bethel today, Saturday, March 5, 2011 on home ice. With the win, the Golden Gusties captured the MIAC Playoff Championship for the 8th consecutive year. For video clips, photographs, and a complete story, visit Gustavus athletics.

The women's hockey team celebrates a goal. 

Women’s Hockey Team Vies for MIAC Playoff Championship

The Gustavus women’s hockey team is competing for the MIAC Championship title this weekend. At 2 p.m. Saturday, March 5,2011, the Gusties will take on Bethel on home ice.

Winterfeldt Faculty Piano Recital 

Weekend of Arts, March 4-6

Come to Gustavus this weekend for the annual spring dance concert, highlighting faculty and student work, and for two faculty piano recitals. All of these events are open to the public.

Singer and songwriter Ellis 

Ellis Concert and It Gets Better Project Video Premiere March 16

Gustavus Adolphus College’s student-led groups Queers and Allies (Q&A) and the Campus Activities Board (CAB) will bring to campus singer and songwriter Ellis on Wednesday, March 16, 2011. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m. in the Courtyard Cafe (note change in venue from the Dive). In conjunction with the concert, Q&A and CAB will premiere a video recently produced on campus in accord with the worldwide It Gets Better Project, which was created in response to recent LGBT teen suicides.