Archive for 2006

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Building For Habitat

This week, students with the Gustavus chapter of Habitat for Humanity built a storage shed to go along with the next "Habitat House" built in St. Peter.

Outstanding Employees Honored at Gustavus Adolphus College

Three members of the Gustavus Adolphus College community were honored as recipients of the college's annual outstanding administrative and support staff employee awards.

Thirty-fourth Annual Christmas in Christ Chapel

Christmas in Christ Chapel at Gustavus Adolphus College will be held Dec. 1-3.

Balance Within Doctor and Author to Speak at Gustavus Nov. 20-21

Dr. Esther M. Sternberg, author of the popular book The Balance Within: The Science Connecting Health and Emotions, will present two public lectures at Gustavus Adolphus College on Nov. 20 and 21.

Gustavus’ Continued Commitment to Diversity

Virgil Jones was recently named the new director for multicultural programs at Gustavus Adolphus College.

Out with the Old, In with the New

On Saturday, Oct. 28, Gustavus Adolphus College played its final home football game of the 2006 season — the last on the current Hollingsworth Field. After the game (about 3:30 p.m.), the current stadium was decommissioned followed by the official ground breaking for a new stadium to be ready for the beginning of next football season.

Gustavus Alumna to Receive 2006 Service Award

Mary K. Nelson, a 1961 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, will receive the 2006 Association of Congregations Service Award on Monday, Oct. 30.

Continuing Education Events at Gustavus Adolphus College

The public is invited to the following continuing education events at Gustavus Adolphus College:

Affirmative Action Explored at "Our Story" Conference

Gustavus Adolphus College's seventh annual "Our Story" Conference, focusing on the evolution and future of affirmative action, will take place Saturday, Nov. 4.

Author Talks on Importance of Reading

Mark Edmundson will deliver the 2006-07 Herbert P. and Mary Jane Lefler Lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1 in Alumni Hall, located in the O.J. Johnson Student Union at Gustavus Adolphus College.