Entries tagged with ‘Nobel Conference’

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Former Nobel Conference Speaker to Join Obama’s Cabinet

Media reports out of Washington are suggesting that President-elect Barack Obama has selected Nobel-prize winning physicist and past lecturer at Gustavus Adolphus College's Nobel Conference, Steven Chu, to be his energy secretary.

Gustavus Looks Ahead to 45th Nobel Conference

The 45th annual Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College, scheduled for Oct. 6-7, 2009, is titled H2O: Uncertain Resource and will focus on global issues surrounding water resources.

Robinson Steps Down as Director of the Nobel Conference

Dr. Timothy Robinson, Professor of Psychology at Gustavus Adolphus College, is stepping down as Director of the Nobel Conference at the conclusion of this year's conference on Wednesday, Oct. 8. Robinson will be replaced by Charles Niederriter, Professor of Physics at the College.

Two Million Dollar Gift Will Support the Nobel Conference

Gustavus Adolphus College is pleased to announce that the Reverend Drell and Adeline Dekko Bernhardson have made an endowment gift of $2 million that will support the Nobel Conference.

44th Nobel Conference Explores the Origins of Humans

Who Were the First Humans?, the 44th Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College, Oct. 7-8, will trace human history from its origins in Africa to modern times. Using modern genetic techniques as well as examinations of fossils and artifacts, world renowned scientists will explore how early humans spread around the world and how human behavior changed in the process.

Schedule Announced for 44th Nobel Conference

The schedule for the 44th Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College on October 7-8 has been announced. The title of this year's conference is Who Were The First Humans?

Gustavus Student Interning at Will Steger Foundation

Mankato Free Press reporter Robb Murray featured Gustavus Adolphus College student Amanda Varley in a recent article. Varley developed a relationship with Will Steger at this year's Nobel Conference and now is an intern for the Will Steger Foundation.

Dr. Steven H. Miles to Give Closing Lecture at Nobel Conference

Dr. Steven H. Miles will be giving the closing lecture titled "Medicine and Social Activism" during the 42nd annual Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College.