Archive for November, 2010

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Men’s and Women’s Hockey Teams Remain Ranked in the Top 10

The Gustavus men’s and women’s hockey teams are both ranked in the top 10 of the latest USCHO.com Division III polls, which were released on Monday, Nov. 29.

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Winds of Christmas Concert Dec. 7

The Winds of Christmas, an annual performance of the music of Christmas by the combined Gustavus and Vasa Wind Orchestras, will be presented at the College's morning worship service at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, in Christ Chapel.

From left, Katie Batz, Claire Curran, Dawn Comstock, Elaine Mikel, and Ellen Liebe (Photo by Steve Waldhauser '70) 

70th Annual Festival of St. Lucia is Dec. 9

Gustavus Adolphus College will celebrate its 70th annual Festival of St. Lucia at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 9 in Christ Chapel. As part of this seasonal tradition, five sophomore women have been chosen to serve on the Lucia court.

Rich Aune '81 (Photo by Matt Thomas '00) 

Rich Aune Named Director of Admission

Gustavus Adolphus College Vice President for Enrollment Management Tom Crady announced today that Rich Aune ’81 has been named director of admission for the College. Aune has worked in the Gustavus Office of Admission for 26 years.

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Hillstrom Museum to Feature Alumni Artists

The Hillstrom Museum of Art at Gustavus Adolphus College will present its latest exhibition, Alumni Invitational Art Exhibition: Ars Longa, Academia Brevis, from Nov. 22, 2010 through Jan. 28, 2011. An opening reception will take place Monday, Nov. 22 from 7 to 9 p.m.

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Christmas in Christ Chapel Dec. 3-5

The annual Christmas in Christ Chapel celebration at Gustavus Adolphus College will be held Dec. 3-5 and is themed “A Renaissance Nativity.”

The first snow of the season leads to snowman building by two Gustavus students. (Photo by Lorie Siebels) 

Weather Postpones Saturday Events

Weather conditions in the region have led to the following Saturday, Nov. 13 Gustavus event changes: -Cancellation of the 14 and 18 USTA girls tournament. -Postponement of the football game to 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14. Check here for additional updates.

The seven Gustavus Adolphus College students who are currently student teaching in Sotogrande, Spain. 

Education Majors Student Teaching in Spain

For the third straight year, a group of Gustavus Adolphus College education majors are completing a portion of their student teaching requirements in Sotogrande, Spain.

The 2010-11 Gustavus Symphony Orchestra 

Gustavus Symphony in Concert Sunday

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Music is pleased to present the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra and its new Conductor Ruth Lin in a concert of All-American music at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov 14 in Christ Chapel.

Gustavus students at a previous International Festival. 

International Festival Scheduled For Nov. 20

The annual International Festival at Gustavus Adolphus College is scheduled for 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20 in Alumni Hall, located in the O.J. Johnson Student Union. This event, sponsored by the International Cultures Club, is free and open to the public.