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Gusties Connect with Local Language Learners through Building Community Course

Students in Angelique Dwyer’s January class spent the month teaching, engaging, and building community with English language learners in Saint Peter and the surrounding area.

Bob Molhoek ’93: How to Get Hired in the Real World

On the first day of his January Interim Experience class, visiting faculty member Bob Molhoek asked students one simple question: “Why should I hire you?”

Hands-On Learning Results in New Online Literary Magazine

Students in English professor Baker Lawley’s January Interim class wasted no time getting down to business. From the first day of the course, the group would have just 20 class sessions to edit, publish, and launch the first issue of Razor Literary Magazine.

Three Gustavus Students Named Fulbright Semifinalists

Three Gusties have been named semifinalists for the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) program. Ben Dipple (Dell Rapids, S.D.), Travis Sigafoos (Coon Rapids, Minn.), and Joey Wiley (St. Paul, Minn.) are now being considered by the countries that they applied to teach in during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Gustavus Explores Digital Humanities through Mellon Grant

Gustavus is using grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to implement six project-based January Interim Experience courses that explore the digital humanities.

Jaime Hollis Named Director of Gustavus Diversity Center

Jaime Hollis has been named the director of the Diversity Center at Gustavus Adolphus College and will begin in her new role on Monday, Feb. 1.

Gustavus to Renovate A.H. Anderson Hall

The $8 million complete renovation of A.H. Anderson Hall will begin this January. The building will house the Department of Education, Academic Support Center and Writing Center, and a new multifaith center beginning in February 2017.

Rashad Shabazz to Give Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture

Shabazz's research centers on the implications of geography on race. The topic for his lecture is "Why Geography Matters in the Struggle for Racial Justice."

Kiril Avramov ’99: Risk Analyst, Professor, and World Citizen

Kiril Avramov '99 took the lessons he learned at Gustavus and turned them into a successful career as a risk analyst and professor in his native Bulgaria.

2015 Year in Review

Take a look back the many people, stories, and events that made 2015 a successful year at Gustavus!