Entries tagged with ‘fts’

First-Term Seminars Aren’t Just Academic

Lauren Hecht, FTS director, said the seminars provide students with skills they'll need well past their first year at Gustavus. Many colleges offer classes that help their first-year students get comfortable with the unfamiliar pace of higher education. Gustavus supplements this by utilizing the maturity and leadership qualities of our older students to make the […]

Hecht Wins 2022 Edgar M. Carlson Award

The psychological science professor has been teaching and researching at Gustavus since 2010.

Politics of Housing and Homelessness First Term Seminar Takes Learning Outside the Classroom

Students in the Politics of Housing and Homelessness First Term Seminar participated in the 15th annual sleep out this November.

Psychology Classes Get Creative for Kids

Two psychology classes at Gustavus Adolphus College taught by Assistant Professor of Psychology Kyle Chambers are making a difference in local communities by developing toys and museum exhibits for children.