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Physics Professor Steve Mellema ’72 to Serve as Fulbright Scholar in Malaysia

As a Fulbright Scholar, Mellema will teach and conduct research at the Universiti Sains Malaysia in 2017.

Gustavus Awarded $10,000 Grant to Develop Interfaith Programming

The grant from Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) and the Teagle Foundation will support development in the area of Interfaith Cooperation in Professional and Civic Life.

Eric Wagner ’16: Next Step Dartmouth

Wagner, a physics and mathematics double major at Gustavus, will continue his education in metallurgy, materials science, and crystallography at Dartmouth College this fall.

Corpse Flower Blooming Now at Gustavus; Visiting Hours Announced for Friday and Saturday

The corpse flower at Gustavus began to open Thursday and is expected to bloom overnight. The public is welcome to visit and experience the unique smell of the corpse flower on Friday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and again on Saturday, June 4, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Rare Corpse Flower Nearing Bloom at Gustavus

Gustavus Adolphus College's corpse flower, affectionately known as "Perry," is expected to bloom in the next week to 10 days. The inflorescence marks the fourth time the plant has bloomed in the past nine years.

Commencement Recap: 587 Graduates Receive Degrees

Five hundred eighty-seven Gustavus Adolphus College students received their bachelor's degrees during a 2 p.m. ceremony on Sunday, May 29.

Eric Carlson Receives Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching

Gustavus Adolphus College Professor of History Eric Carlson received the 2016 Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching at the College’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 29.

2016 Commencement Set for Sunday, May 29

Gustavus Adolphus College will conclude its 154th academic year with the 2016 commencement exercises at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 29 at Hollingsworth Field.

Senior Delaney Sweet Selected as 2016 Commencement Speaker

Senior English major Delaney Sweet has been chosen to serve as the commencement speaker on Sunday, May 29, when the Class of 2016 graduates at Hollingsworth Field.

Shine: Eric Dugdale

CORE VALUE: COMMUNITY. Eric Dugdale brings students into collaborative research on the Venetus A, the oldest surviving manuscript of Homer’s Iliad. Seven students have traveled to the Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, D.C., to learn to read the manuscript and enter its text and commentary in XML mark-up language, creating the first complete edition. […]