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Gustavus Explores Digital Humanities through Mellon Grant

Gustavus is using grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to implement six project-based January Interim Experience courses that explore the digital humanities.

Rashad Shabazz to Give Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture

Shabazz's research centers on the implications of geography on race. The topic for his lecture is "Why Geography Matters in the Struggle for Racial Justice."

Kiril Avramov ’99: Risk Analyst, Professor, and World Citizen

Kiril Avramov '99 took the lessons he learned at Gustavus and turned them into a successful career as a risk analyst and professor in his native Bulgaria.

2015 Year in Review

Take a look back the many people, stories, and events that made 2015 a successful year at Gustavus!

Google Software Engineer Eric Salo ’88 Meets Gustavus Students

Eric Salo ’88, a software engineer at Google, presented to current students on Saturday, Dec. 19 about careers in the technology industry. Amidst the hustle and bustle of final exams, students gathered to talk with Salo about opportunities at Google and his path since graduation.

Olivia Peterson ’17 Wins Scholarships from the National Association for Campus Activities

Olivia Peterson has been awarded the Heart of America Scholarship and Scholarship for Student Leaders by the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA).

Gustavus Receives Lilly Endowment Grant To Establish Summer Academy For Faith, Science, And Ethics

Gustavus has received a $589,463 grant to establish the “Gustavus Academy for Faith, Science, and Ethics.” The weeklong summer academy is part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s High School Youth Theology Institutes initiative.

Yee Chang ’15: Recent Grad Uses Mairs & Power Award to Chart a Course in the Investment Industry

The inaugural winner of the Gustavus Mairs & Power Award, Yee Chang '15 is taking advantage of the associated mentorship to earn her Chartered Financial Analyst certification.

Gustavus Named a Top-50 Best Value Liberal Arts College by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

Gustavus Adolphus College has once again been recognized by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance for combining outstanding academics with affordable cost.

Andra Gulenchyn ’17 Uses Phillips Scholars Program to Educate the Next Generation

A native of St. Francis, Minn., Gulenchyn will use the $16,500 Phillips Scholars Program award to implement a summer literacy program for the city of Brooklyn Park.