Entries tagged with ‘Service’

VIDEO: A Sustainable Advantage

Gustavus is a place that truly wants to make a difference in the world. One way the institution and its community members do that is in the area of food and sustainability. Online there's a new, unsolicited video story featuring Gustavus Adolphus College's sustainability efforts in the food/dining area, which was done by the St. Paul-based non-profit organization Minnesota 2020.

The "Good Food for All" event will take place in conjunction with the College's Global Insight program, which is focusing on food issues during 2010-11. 

Food Security Event Feb. 12-13

Gustavus Adolphus College, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, and Feed My Starving Children are collaborating on a large-scale food security awareness event to occur Feb. 12-13.

G.I.V.E. Day Scheduled for May 9

On Saturday, May 9 Gustavus Adolphus College students, faculty, and staff will convene for G.I.V.E. (Gusties in Volunteering Endeavors) Day in the St. Peter community.

Pictured from left to right are Harold Tish, Cynthia Favre, and Jeanne Herman. (Photo by Stacia Senne) 

Outstanding Employees Honored at Gustavus

Three members of the Gustavus Adolphus College community were honored at the Nov. 1 daily chapel service as recipients of the college's annual outstanding employee awards.

Gustavus students work with fellow volunteers. (Photo by Megan Olson) 

Gustavus Students Lend a Hand in New Orleans Area

Ninety-four Gustavus Adolphus College students took two busses south to Slidell, La., a suburb of New Orleans, March 30-April 7 during the College's spring break not to bask in the sun on a sandy beach, but to take part in the Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Challenge.

A Gustavus Ambassador passes out Gustavus three crowns cookies to young fans at a recent St. Paul Saints game. 

Gustavus and St. Paul Saints Team Up to Honor Extraordinary Fans

Gustavus invites you to nominate a junior high or high school student who provides outstanding leadership and service in his or her school or community for the Gustavus Adolphus College Extraordinary Fan of the Game. Honorees will be recognized at 2005 St. Paul Saints baseball games.

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Gustavus Volunteers to Assist Annual GIVE Day in St. Peter, Minneapolis

On Saturday, April 30, 2005, Gustavus will sponsor its annual GIVE (Gusties in Volunteering Endeavors) Day in the St. Peter area and the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis in which Gustavus volunteers will assist with cleanup and renovation projects.