587 Graduates Receive Degrees

Posted on May 29th, 2011 by

On Sunday, May 29, 2011, 587 seniors received their bachelor of arts degrees from Gustavus Adolphus College. Senior Phil Helt of Gladstone, Mo., delivered this year’s commencement address. Associate Professor of Nursing Barbara Zust received the 2011 Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching.

Thirty seniors graduated with a summa cum laude distinction (3.9 grade point average or higher), 104 graduated with a magna cum laude distinction (GPA of 3.7 to 3.899), and 131 graduated with a cum laude distinction (GPA of 3.5 to 3.699).

Click here to view a Flickr photo gallery from Sunday’s Commencement ceremony.

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Media Contact: Director of Media Relations and Internal Communication JJ Akin
jakin@gustavus.edu
507-933-7510

 

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