Entries tagged with ‘Education’

Back row from left to right: Samantha Madsen, Tony Bissen, Rachael Driscoll, front row: Jenni Koffski, Carol Cook, Emily Bracken 

Student Teaching Program Opening Doors for Education Majors

This past fall, five Gustavus students completed part of their student teaching experience in Sotogrande, Spain. This spring, six more students will student teach in Barrow, Alaska.

Erin Gruwell will be one of the keynote speakers at this year’s Building Bridges Conference. 

Building Bridges Conference to Focus on Education

Gustavus Adolphus College will host its 14th annual Building Bridges Conference Saturday, March 14. The theme of this year's conference is "Liberation through Education" and will focus on educational inequality in the U.S. and abroad and the important influence an education has on an individual's future.

State Senator Sandra L. Pappas is Chair of the Senate Higher Education Committee. 

Gustavus to Host Senate Higher Education Committee

The Minnesota Senate Higher Education Committee, in an ongoing effort to familiarize itself with the state's colleges and universities, will visit Gustavus Adolphus College Thursday, Nov. 15 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Continuing Education Events at Gustavus

Gustavus Adolphus College and the St. Peter Community and Family Education Office have teamed to provide the St. Peter community with several informational and educational lectures this fall as part of the college's Continuing Education program.

Al Behrends from the Office for College Relations eagerly awaits visitors at the Gustavus state fair booth. 

Come Visit Us at the State Fair

Gustavus Adolphus College will again have a presence in the Education Building at the Minnesota State Fair. Make plans to stop and visit between 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug. 23-Sept. 3. Back by popular demand are Gustavus core value pins. The core values for Gustavus are Excellence, Faith, Justice, Service, and Community. Stop by and pick a gold and black pin with the word that means the most to you.


Gustavus Receives Donation to Help Fund NYSP

Gustavus Adolphus College President Jim Peterson was recently presented a $5,000 check by the HickoryTech Foundation to help fund the College's National Youth Sports Program (NYSP). This summer's NYSP at Gustavus will be a three-week (July 9-28) academic and athletic enrichment program for approximately 150 youth ages 10-16 from low-income families living within a 45-mile radius of St. Peter.