Entries tagged with ‘English’

4 Questions for Charles Baxter

The celebrated Minnesota fiction writer gives a free public reading at the Melva Lind Interpretive Center on Tuesday, April 25, from 7–8 p.m.

Three Seniors Named Fulbright Semifinalists

For the second consecutive year, three Gustavus student have been named semifinalists for the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program.

Senior Delaney Sweet Selected as 2016 Commencement Speaker

Senior English major Delaney Sweet has been chosen to serve as the commencement speaker on Sunday, May 29, when the Class of 2016 graduates at Hollingsworth Field.

Hands-On Learning Results in New Online Literary Magazine

Students in English professor Baker Lawley’s January Interim class wasted no time getting down to business. From the first day of the course, the group would have just 20 class sessions to edit, publish, and launch the first issue of Razor Literary Magazine.

Lindsay Lelivelt ’11: Studying English Leads to Fast-Paced World of Technology

Lindsay Lelivelt '11 always knew she was going to be an English major. What she didn't know was that Gustavus Adolphus College would help her develop the skills and support to land a prominent role at a fast-growing technology company in San Francisco, Calif.

Claude Brew Receives Distinguished Teaching Award

Claude Brew, Gustavus Adolphus College Professor of English, received the 2007 Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching during the College's commencement exercises on Sunday, May 27.

Gustavus Professor Receives Minnesota Book Award

Joyce Sutphen, associate professor of English at Gustavus Adolphus College, won the seventeenth annual Minnesota Book Award for poetry for her recent book Naming the Stars.