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Chicana Writer and Activist Cherríe Moraga to speak at Gustavus April 11

The biennial Moe Lecture in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies will take place on April 11 at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall.

James Harlan ’18 Makes Pipe Dreams Real

After finding Gustavus by chance, senior and environmental studies major James Harlan has never stopped trying to achieve his goals of exploring the world and making it a better place.

Olympic Immersion for Study Away Gusties

In the course “Olympic Quest,” students and professors explored the sport, history, culture, and politics of the recent and upcoming Olympic Games.

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.

Hope Springs Geothermal for Kenzie Perry ’18

Senior Kenzie Perry traveled to Hot Springs, South Dakota to conduct research for her geology thesis this summer. Now, she is applying to graduate school to study hydrology.

Nine Gusties Named Fulbright Semifinalists

With eight students named Fulbright English Teaching Assistant semifinalists and one student named a Fulbright Research Grant semifinalist, the 2018-2019 cohort includes nine Gusties, a record number.

Long Shot: Marissa Brandt ’15

Like any good hockey player, Marissa Brandt ’15 skates to where the puck will be. She never imagined it would be more than 6,000 miles away.

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.

#GustiesAroundTheWorld: Dispatch from France

Sophie Leininger blogs from the January Interim Experience course Sport and Culture in France.

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.