Archive for JJ Akin '11

Gustavus Adolphus College’s Brandon Dean Named Conductor of the Gustavus Choir

Dean will begin duties as the Jon and Anita Thomsen Young Distinguished Endowed Chair in Music and Director of the Gustavus Choir in Fall 2019.

Celebration of Creative Inquiry Highlights Student Scholarship

The annual event takes place on Friday, May 4, from 4-6 p.m. in the Jackson Campus Center Banquet Rooms.

Dr. Brenda Kelly Named Provost and Dean of the College

Kelly, who has served as interim provost since 2016, was named the College's chief academic officer following a national search.

Sixth Annual Faith Conference Confronts Doubt and Difference

Dr. Jacqueline Bussie and Bishop Emeritus Dr. Munib Younan of Jordan and the Holy Land highlight the conference on authentic engagement.

APRIL 15: Afternoon/Evening Activities To Take Place As Scheduled

Check the Gustavus athletics and fine arts web pages for delays or cancellations in those areas.

Saint Peter to Commemorate 20th Anniversary of 1998 Tornado

Veteran WCCO news anchor Don Shelby will host the event on Thursday, March 29 at 5:15 p.m. in the Saint Peter High School Theater.

Annual Building Bridges Conference Explores Mental Health Stigmas

Held on Saturday, March 3 beginning at 9 a.m., the conference will explore and seek to dismantle stigmas attached to mental illness and mental health.

(Mid)West of Somalia: Collaborative Documentary Plays March 1

The collaborative student-professor project explores the lives of nine Somalia-Americans in rural southern Minnesota.

$1 Million Gift Shares the Love with Tennis and Life Camps at Gustavus

Boy and Betty Toy of Mounds View, Minn. have committed $1 million to support tennis facilities upgrades and staff development for the camps.

Gustavus to Begin Nobel Hall of Science Expansion and Renovation

The $70 million project will nearly double the size of the laboratory science building and create a connection to the Schaefer Fine Arts Center.