Entries tagged with ‘history’

Finding Home for Herself and the World

After four years of service at Gustavus, recent graduate Kendyl Landeck seeks to make "home" a possibility for everyone.

History and Biology Lead to Global Healthcare for Katie Schlangen ’14

Just three years after graduation, Gustavus alumna Katie Schlangen is traveling the world... and helping people along the way.

Marinari’s Immigration Research Provides Context, Stories

Dr. Maddalena Marinari's immigration research is contributing to several important national initiatives.

Three Seniors Named Fulbright Semifinalists

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

Dave Brazel ’17: Cadet, Scholar, Athlete

As a Gustavus student and Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Cadet at Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Military Science Program, Brazel will be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant and begin his service as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army when he graduates this fall.

Erika Lee to Discuss the First “Global Immigration Crisis” at Gustavus October 13

Lee will compare the Asian immigration of the late 19th and early 20th centuries to today's global immigration concerns.

Eric Carlson Receives Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching

Gustavus Adolphus College Professor of History Eric Carlson received the 2016 Edgar M. Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching at the College’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 29.

Alexa Giebink ’16 Highlights Gustavus Author Tea on April 12

Gustavus Adolphus College will host its annual Author Tea on Tuesday, April 12 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Book Mark. Located on the lower level of the Jackson Campus Center, the event is free and open to the public.

Ben Dipple ’16 Receives Fulbright Grant to Turkey

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

Longtime Gustavus History Professor Dies

Emeritus Professor of History Rodney O. Davis died in the early morning of Monday, Oct. 27 as his family gathered with him at the Apple Valley Health Care Center, Apple Valley, Minn.