Entries tagged with ‘cicgovernment’

Gusties Visit State Capitol for Advocacy, Networking

Senior Emily Severson reflects on the annual Gustavus Day at the Capitol with the Minnesota Private College Council.

Judge Tanya Bransford ’80 To Speak at Gustavus for 2017 Christenson Lecture

Hennepin County District Judge Tanya Bransford ‘80 will return to her alma mater to deliver a lecture at Gustavus Adolphus College on March 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Wallenberg Auditorium. As the speaker for the 2017 Christenson Lectureship in Politics and Law, Bransford will examine the effect of implicit bias, address the increase in bias-motivated incidents, and offer strategies to challenge acts of explicit bias and confront our own unconscious biases.

Career Development Office Launches New “Cluster” Model

Students can now receive tailored career guidance by choosing from one or more of seven career interest clusters, including a "still deciding" option.

Presidential Letter Reader Chrissy Dornon ’18 Recounts White House Internship

After a summer spent in the Office of Presidential Correspondence at the White House, the Gustavus junior is ready for a life of public service.

Mentor Pair: Courtney West ’11 and Haley Coller ’16

Best advice from mentor Courtney West to mentee Haley Coller: 1) Take notes about what your manager does for you. Tell them how they have helped you grow. 2) At the end of the day, people will recognize top talent. It’s okay to tell them no for now. 3) Maintain your business relationships. Managers may […]

Where Minnesota Gusties Work

Healthcare, education, government, finance, big brands—we’re there. Gusties are everywhere. But we are in some places more than others. One of those places is Minnesota (obviously). Minnesota Gusties are working hard to make Minnesota’s economy one of the healthiest in the nation. As a state, Minnesota has more Fortune 500 companies per capita than any other, so […]

Travis Sigafoos ’16 Receives Fulbright Grant to Mexico

Senior Travis Sigafoos has been named a winner of the Fulbright English Teacher Assistant (ETA) grant to Mexico for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Joey Wiley ’16 Receives Fulbright Grant to Malaysia

Senior Joey Wiley has been named a winner of the Fulbright English Teacher Assistant (ETA) grant to Malaysia for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Gustavus Announces Annual MNCC Presidents’ Awards for Civic Engagement

Gustavus recently announced that Hayley Nemmers ’16, Abby Nistler ’16, Angelique Dwyer, and Jane Timmerman ‘75 are the College’s winners of the 2016 Minnesota Campus Compact (MNCC) Presidents’ Awards for Civic Engagement.

Dr. Jay Sekulow Brings Washington Legal Theory, Politics to Gustavus Students

Gustavus recently hosted Dr. Jay Sekulow, noted Supreme Court litigator and #1 New York Times-bestselling author, as the 2016 Lindau Resident in Conservative Thought.