Archive for July, 2010
Playwright Amy Seham, professor of theatre and dance at Gustavus Adolphus College, returns for the seventh time to Minnesota’s Fringe Festival in August with her newest play, FW: RE: Mom Update.
Some students and faculty members at Gustavus Adolphus College conduct serious research during the summer, when classes are not in session, but they also manage to have a little fun as evidenced by the fact that a professor's office was completely redecorated by student researchers using aluminum foil.
Gustavus Adolphus College sophomore Claire Curran recently received an invitation to serve as a guest blogger for The Washington Post’s blog titled “The Faith Divide.”
Gustavus Adolphus College senior Craig Nordquist has always had a passion for baseball as evidenced by the fact that he has visited all 30 current Major League Baseball stadiums. This summer, the communication studies major is living a dream by interning at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y.
More than 5,000 people of all ages came to see Perry the Corpse Flower in bloom at Gustavus Adolphus College July 23-25, 2010. People came from near and far to see Perry's second bloom in history. This huge rare plant that blooms infrequently is located in the College's Nobel Hall of Science greenhouse.
Gustavus Adolphus College has once again been included in the Fiske Guide to Colleges, which annually features more than 300 of the country’s best and most interesting colleges and universities.
Both the women's golf and women's basketball teams from Gustavus Adolphus College were recently honored for their academic achievements.
Moody’s Investors Service recently affirmed the A3 long-term rating on Gustavus Adolphus College’s Revenue Bonds issued through the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority.
Gustavus Adolphus College Professor Emeritus of the Library Howard Cohrt passed away Friday, July 16 at the age of 73 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.
Summer is a time when most Gustavus Adolphus College students return to their hometowns to reunite with family, friends, and summer jobs. But for 44 current Gustavus students, this summer is an opportunity to delve into a variety of research projects on campus.