Archive for February, 2008

The spire on Christ Chapel snapped during the 1998 tornado (Photo by Glenn Kranking ‘98). 

Gustavus to Commemorate Tenth Anniversary of 1998 Tornado

The Gustavus Adolphus College community will commemorate the tenth anniversary of the March 29, 1998 tornado that struck campus and the city of St. Peter during daily chapel service at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 17.

Tim Wise will speak at Gustavus during Diversity Week on Thursday, March 13 

Diversity Week Events Begin March 10

Gustavus Adolphus College will celebrate Diversity Week from Monday, March 10 to Saturday, March 15. The theme for this year's week of events is "Making Mosaics: Valuing Diversity on the Hill."

Neal Hagberg is a 1981 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College 

Singer and Songwriter Neal Hagberg to Offer Chapel Series

Professional singer and songwriter Neal Hagberg will present a series of homilies titled, "It's Not as Simple as it Seems" during the week of March 3 in Christ Chapel at Gustavus Adolphus College.

The Gustavus men’s tennis team captured the ITA Division III Indoor Championship on Feb. 24 

Men’s Tennis Team Wins ITA Division III Indoor Championship

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team claimed its fourth Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division III Indoor Championship with a thrilling 5-4 win over No. 1 seed and defending champion UC-Santa Cruz on Sunday, Feb. 24.

Gustavus Forensics Team Wins State Championship

The Gustavus Adolphus College forensics team recently placed first out of nine schools to win the Minnesota Collegiate Forensics Association State Championship.

Continuing Education Events at Gustavus

Gustavus Adolphus College and the St. Peter Community and Family Education Office have teamed to provide the St. Peter community with several informational and educational lectures this spring as part of the college's Continuing Education program.

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Gustavus to Host Town Meeting Regarding Wind Turbines

Representatives from Gustavus Adolphus College will host a town meeting regarding the future installation of wind turbines on campus from 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26 at the St. Peter Senior Center.

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will speak at Gustavus on Feb. 19 on climate change. 

Senator Amy Klobuchar to Hold Climate Change Forum at Gustavus

United States Senator Amy Klobuchar will convene a climate change forum from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Gustavus Adolphus College. The forum will take place in Alumni Hall, located in the O.J. Johnson Student Union.

Gustavus to Celebrate Annual St. David’s Day

The 35th annual St. David's Day celebration at Gustavus Adolphus College will be held Friday, Feb. 29.

Tickets On Sale for Upcoming Theatre Peformance

Stephen Sondheim's hilariously popular musical, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, will be presented in Anderson Theatre on the Gustavus Adolphus College campus February 22, 23, 28, 29 and March 1 at 8:00 p.m. and February 24 and March 2 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets for Forum are available by calling the Gustavus Ticket Center at 507-933-7590.