Archive for March, 2010

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Tickets for Nobel Conference Now On Sale

Tickets for the 46th annual Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College are now on sale. The 2010 Nobel Conference is titled Making Food Good and is scheduled for Oct. 5-6.

Sue Leaf '75 

Alumna Sue Leaf to Speak at Spring Author Day

Freelance writer and 1975 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College Sue Leaf will speak at the Gustavus Library Associates’ (GLA) Spring Author Day at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 21 at the Edina Country Club. Leaf, who left Gustavus with a degree in biology, will speak about her latest book, The Bullhead Queen: A Year on Pioneer Lake.

Ronald F. Green (1929-2010) 

Obituary: Ronald Green, 80, Emeritus Professor of Education

Ronald F. Green, a professor emeritus of education at Gustavus Adolphus College, died Sunday evening at the age of 80. Green worked for 17 years from 1974 to 1991 in the Gustavus Department of Education.

Gustavus sophomore Chloe Radcliffe took first place in the individual sweepstakes at the Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament. 

Forensics Team Captures Pi Kappa Delta National Championship

The Gustavus Adolphus College forensics team took first place in the individual events portion of the Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament March 19-21 in Minneapolis.

Ann Martin '68 working on her portraits of Gustavus students in the ROTC. (Photo by Jaime Farel '10) 

Art Exhibition Features Gustavus Students in the ROTC

“Who We Are: Sight, Silence, War,” an exhibition featuring 14 watercolor portraits of current Gustavus Adolphus College students who participate in the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC), is now on display in the upstairs hallway of the C. Charles Jackson Campus Center at Gustavus. The paintings will be on display until May 8.

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Women’s Hockey Places Fourth in NCAA Tournament

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team placed fourth at the Division III NCAA Tournament this past weekend after a 4-0 loss to Amherst College in the national semifinals and a 4-1 loss to Elmira College in the third place game.

David Martinson Headshot 

Martinson Named AHCA Division III Player of the Year

Gustavus senior David Martinson has been chosen by the American Hockey Coaches Association as the 2010 winner of the Sid Watson Award Award, symbolic of the nation’s best Division III men’s hockey player.

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Gustavus Set to Host Women’s Hockey Championship Finals

Gustavus Adolphus College will host the 2010 NCAA Division III Women's Hockey Championship Finals this Friday and Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Participating teams include Gustavus, Amherst College, Elmira College, and Norwich University.

The Gustavus Choir 

Gustavus Choir Prepares for Annual Tour

The Gustavus Choir, the premier choral ensemble at Gustavus Adolphus College as well as one of the nation’s premier Lutheran college choirs, will perform in five different states in its upcoming tour April 21-25.

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Students to Embark on Habitat for Humanity Spring Break Trips

Ninety-five students from Gustavus Adolphus College will travel to three different locations to participate in a Habitat for Humanity work trip during the College’s Spring Break, March 27 through April 4.