Archive for JJ Akin '11

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.

Gustavus Announces $10 Million Commitment From Transportation Entrepreneur

The commitment includes $5 million in challenge funding for the Nobel Hall of Science and $5 million to a scholarship endowment for National Merit Scholars.

Gustavus Launches Virtual Campus Tour

Filled with 360-degree views of campus and narrated by a virtual tour guide, the new experience will connect with students from across the globe.

Joyce Ladner to Give Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture

A civil rights-era leader and one of the organizers of 1963's March on Washington, Ladner will speak in Christ Chapel on Monday, January 15.

Lawley, Kranking Win Innovative Teaching Awards

The awards are sponsored by the John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning and the Office of the Provost.

2017 Highlighted by Excellence, Community

Snapshots of the many events, experiences, and stories of our students, alumni, and faculty who combine to make Gustavus great.

Former President Edward Lindell Dies at 89

Dr. Edward A. Lindell, who served as Gustavus President from 1975-1980, will be remembered for his financial acumen and strong faith.