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Kelly Neubauer ’18 Conducts Atmospheric Research at SRI International

During her time at SRI International – the research institute responsible for inventing the computer mouse and sending the first internet transmission – Neubauer is conducting research on chemical reactions in the Earth’s atmosphere.

Legendary Gustavus Men’s Hockey Coach Don Roberts Dies At 83

Don Roberts, a legendary coach at Gustavus Adolphus College, passed away Sunday at the age of 83 after a battle with degenerative heart disease. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced soon.

Gustavus Ranked Top 30 in Nation in Four MONEY Magazine Categories

The College ranks in the top 30 on the magazine’s lists of Most Affordable Private Colleges, Best Colleges for Merit Aid, Best Colleges that Add the Most Value, and Best Colleges You Can Actually Get Into.

Summer Research Students Study Water Pollution Solutions in the Minnesota River Basin

This summer, a trio of students are getting their hands dirty while studying how changing agricultural practices might improve water quality in the Minnesota River basin.

International Education Director Roger Adkins Named AIEA Presidential Fellow

Director of International and Cultural Education Roger Adkins, Phd, has been named an Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) Presidential Fellow for the 2016-2017 academic year.

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.