Entries tagged with ‘Political science’

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Dispatch from DC: Inauguration Politics with Professor Kate Knutson

Gusties witnessed both the inauguration and the Women’s March during their January class, Inauguration Politics

Gustavus Wins Inaugural Minnesota College Ballot Bowl

Sixty-three percent of the College's students registered to vote, winning Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon's inaugural Ballot Bowl.

Service and Learning Combine in Politics of Housing and Homelessness

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.

Presidential Letter Reader Chrissy Dornon ’18 Recounts White House Internship

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 Delaney Sweet Selected as 2016 Commencement Speaker

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.

Political Science Professor Alisa Rosenthal Named American Council on Education Fellow

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.

Joey Wiley ’16 Receives Fulbright Grant to Malaysia

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

Dr. Jay Sekulow Brings Washington Legal Theory, Politics to Gustavus Students

Gustavus recently hosted Dr. Jay Sekulow, noted Supreme Court litigator and #1 New York Times-bestselling author, as the 2016 Lindau Resident in Conservative Thought.

Haley Coller ’16: Relationships + Internships = Career

Haley Coller '16 has taken advantage of all that Gustavus has to offer. And when she graduates this spring, she’s ready to take on the world. The Bloomington, Minn. native will begin a career in asset management at Goldman Sachs in New York City.

Kiril Avramov ’99: Risk Analyst, Professor, and World Citizen

Kiril Avramov '99 took the lessons he learned at Gustavus and turned them into a successful career as a risk analyst and professor in his native Bulgaria.