Archive for November, 2014

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NEH Summer Institutes Support Faculty Development

Professional development is important to the faculty at Gustavus Adolphus College. It’s why the College created the John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning to support faculty in achieving their potential as teachers and scholars. Gustavus faculty members are also finding professional development opportunities through outside funding from organizations such as the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).

Forensics Team Places Third at Prestigious L.E. Norton Tournament

The Gustavus Adolphus College forensics team placed third out of 40 teams at the prestigious 67th annual L.E. Norton Memorial Tournament on Nov. 1-2 at Bradley University in Peoria, Ill.

Gustavus to Live Stream Christmas in Christ Chapel for First Time

For the first time in the 42-year history of the event, Christmas in Christ Chapel, the annual holiday tradition at Gustavus Adolphus College, will be live streamed to the public on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 6. A tradition since 1973, Christmas in Christ Chapel is a time for the Gustavus community to celebrate the holidays with one another.

Provost Mark Braun Receives 2014 CIC Chief Academic Officer Award

Mark Braun, Provost and Dean of the College at Gustavus, received the 2014 Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Chief Academic Officer Award at the 42nd Annual Institute for Chief Academic and Chief Financial Officers on Saturday, Nov. 1 in Portland, Ore.