Entries tagged with ‘2012’

From left to right: Dan Burnett '13, Benjamin Batz '12, Brin Bailey '13, Elizabeth Logas '13, Ben Whalen '13. 

Five Recent Alumni Start Year of Service with Lutheran Volunteer Corps

Five recent Gustavus Adolphus College graduates are among the 138 volunteers that recently began their year of service in 14 different cities across the country through Lutheran Volunteer Corps (LVC). Benjamin Batz ’12, Dan Burnett ’13, Elizabeth Logas ’13, and Ben Whalen ’13 are all serving in Minneapolis, while Brin Bailey ’13 is serving in Seattle, Wash.

“Crazy for You” cast featuring Kim Braun ’11 & Ethan Bjelland ’12 (seated on bench far left) 

St. Croix Theatre Festival Features Kim Braun ’11 and Ethan Bjelland ’12

The annual St. Croix Theatre Festival in St. Croix Falls, Wisc., has opened for another season and, again this year, includes some familiar names from the Gustavus Department of Theatre & Dance and the Department of Music.

Fringe Festival 2013 Logo 

Gusties to Light Up the Stage at Fringe Festival in August

A number of current and former Gustavus students will be performing, directing, and producing at the 2013 Minnesota Fringe Festival, which will take place August 1-11 at various locations in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Fringe 2012 Square 

Gusties at the 2012 Minnesota Fringe Festival

A number of current and former Gustavus students and faculty will be performing and directing at the 2012 Minnesota Fringe Festival, which will take place August 2-12 at various locations in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Hilary Bauer '12 

Hilary Bauer ’12 Named a Fulbright Scholar

Hilary Bauer ’12, a recent graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College has been named a Fulbright Scholar for 2012. Bauer is the third Gustavus alumni this year to receive the honor as she joins previously announced recipients Jean-Paul Noel ’12 and Claire Sagstuen ’11.

Claire Sagstuen '11 

Two Gusties Named Fulbright Scholars

Gustavus Adolphus College alumna Claire Sagstuen ’11 and current senior Jean-Paul Noel ’12 have both been named Fulbright Scholars for 2012. Sagstuen will be teaching English in Bulgaria next year, while Noel will conduct research in Switzerland.

Senior Brad Kruckeberg 

Brad Kruckeberg Earns Academic All-America First Team Honors

Gustavus Adolphus College football player Brad Kruckeberg has been named to the 2011 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Football Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

Art professor Priscilla Briggs and Blong Lor discuss selection of images for their project (Photo by Elizabeth Logas). 

Summer Faculty-Student Collaboration Enhances Undergraduate Education

Summers at Gustavus Adolphus College provide a unique opportunity for high-quality, in-depth faculty-student collaboration. It's a productive time when both faculty members and students can delve into their research and creative projects.

Ben Ceder 

Ben Ceder Earns Academic All-America First Team Honors

Gustavus Adolphus College senior men’s soccer player Ben Ceder (Oregon, Wis.) has earned one of the highest honors granted to a collegiate student-athlete. Ceder is one of 11 NCAA Division III players to earn a spot on the 2011 Academic All-America Men’s Soccer Team.

Ross Ring-Jarvi '12 

Senior Ross Ring-Jarvi Featured on NCAA.com

Gustavus Adolphus College senior Ross Ring-Jarvi is the focus of a feature story recently posted on NCAA.com. Ring-Jarvi, an Anoka native and four-year member of the Gustavus men's hockey team, decided last summer to attempt to bike across the United States.