Entries tagged with ‘Linnaeus Arboretum’

Linnaeus Symposium Explores Changing Climate in Minnesota

Four experts will join Linnaeus Arboretum Director Scott Moeller and Director of the Johnson Center for Environmental Innovation this Thursday.

Bards in the Arb Series Features Su Hwang and Michael Torres

The two Minnesota-based poets will be hosted by the Department of English for a free, public reading on Thursday, March 21.

Five Questions with Naturalist Jim Gilbert: Arboretum Anniversary Edition

The Linnaeus Arboretum celebrates 45 years this week. We asked Minnesota naturalist and former director Jim Gilbert five questions to celebrate.

Shine: Eric Dugdale

CORE VALUE: COMMUNITY. Eric Dugdale brings students into collaborative research on the Venetus A, the oldest surviving manuscript of Homer’s Iliad. Seven students have traveled to the Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, D.C., to learn to read the manuscript and enter its text and commentary in XML mark-up language, creating the first complete edition. […]

A Busy Autumn at the Linnaeus Arboretum

The Linnaeus Arboretum was a busy place this fall, as it hosted a variety of events and made several important updates.

May 8 is Arboretum Volunteer Day

In recognition of National Public Gardens Day, the Linnaeus Arboretum at Gustavus Adolphus College will host Arboretum Volunteer Day from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, May 8.

Gustavus Unveils First Linnaeus Arboretum Calendar

Gustavus Adolphus College recently created and published its first Linnaeus Arboretum calendar. The 2009 calendar features an array of photographs taken in and near the College's Linnaeus Arboretum by local photographer and retired Gustavus controller, Anders Bjorling, a 1958 Gustavus graduate.

Coneflower Prairie Project Moves Forward

In 2007, the Linnaeus Arboretum at Gustavus Adolphus College received a grant from the Carl and Verna Schmidt Foundation to help develop a new 70-acre prairie on the west side of the arboretum. The development of the new "Coneflower Prairie" took a significant step forward earlier this fall when the planting process was initiated by Feder's Prairie Seed Co. of Blue Earth, Minn.

Linnaeus Arboretum to Host Annual Fall Warmer

The Gustavus Adolphus College Linnaeus Arboretum will host its annual Fall Warmer at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16. The public is invited to attend.