Entries tagged with ‘Political science’
Senior Emily Severson reflects on the annual Gustavus Day at the Capitol with the Minnesota Private College Council.
Hennepin County District Judge Tanya Bransford ‘80 will return to her alma mater to deliver a lecture at Gustavus Adolphus College on March 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Wallenberg Auditorium. As the speaker for the 2017 Christenson Lectureship in Politics and Law, Bransford will examine the effect of implicit bias, address the increase in bias-motivated incidents, and offer strategies to challenge acts of explicit bias and confront our own unconscious biases.
Dr. Robert George recently spent two days on campus visiting classes, meeting with students, and encouraging open dialogue.
For the second consecutive year, three Gustavus student have been named semifinalists for the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program.
Gusties witnessed both the inauguration and the Women’s March during their January class, Inauguration Politics
Sixty-three percent of the College's students registered to vote, winning Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon's inaugural Ballot Bowl.
Gustavus first-year students are collaborating with Partners for Affordable Housing in the 16th annual sleep out on campus. As an integral part of the First Term Seminar course Politics of Housing and Homelessness, political science professor Richard Leitch leads his first-years through a three-day long sleep out to emulate a homeless experience while also advocating for awareness and education.
After a summer spent in the Office of Presidential Correspondence at the White House, the Gustavus junior is ready for a life of public service.
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.
American Council on Education (ACE) recently announced that Dr. Alisa Rosenthal, Gustavus Adolphus College political science professor and director of the John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning, has been named an ACE Fellow for academic year 2016-17.