Archive for JJ Akin '11

January Term Reflections

Gustavus alumni who also serve as faculty and staff at the College reflect on their own January Term experiences.

Gustavus Looks Back on 2021

From two commencement ceremonies to the return of in-person classes, fine arts events, and athletics, 2021 was a historic celebration of resilience.

Reiten Earns Lifesave Award With Local First Responders

Assistant Campus Safety Director Scott Reiten was recognized on Wednesday, December 15 after taking swift action to save a life earlier this fall.

Evening Events Canceled/Postponed | Friday, Dec. 10

This message was sent to Gustavus students, faculty, and staff on Friday, December 10 at 12:45 p.m.

Gustavus Awarded $498,005 Grant from National Endowment for the Humanities

The sizable grant will advance a series of humanities-based initiatives at Gustavus.

Navy Vet Sees World, Returns Home to Study at Gustavus

Chris Marlatt's U.S. Navy journey spanned a dozen years, four continents, and prepared him for success in the classroom and in life.

Former President Dr. James Peterson ’64 Dies at 78

The alumnus led the Science Museum of Minnesota for nearly two decades before returning to serve as Gustavus president from 2003-2008.

Gustavus Adolphus College Renames Campus Arboretum

The Gustavus Board of Trustees voted to change the name of the College's award-winning 125-acre arboretum.

FAQs: The Arboretum at Gustavus Adolphus College

On October 12, 2021, Board of Trustees Chair Scott Anderson announced that the College would remove "Linnaeus" from the name of the arboretum.

Emmy Award-Winning Alum Ian Grant Debuts New Show

Culture Quest will explore the intersections of art and culture and air on PBS stations across the nation this fall.