Archive for June, 2009

Commission Gustavus 150 Deadline Extended

Thank you to the many people who have already reviewed and filled out the Commission Gustavus 150 recommendations survey.  So that you may have more time to provide your feedback on the 439 recommendations categorized under the eight Commission Gustavus 150 Task Forces, the survey deadline has been extended from June 1 to June 15. […]

Sunny and Beautiful Commencement

On Sunday, May 31, 608 seniors received their bachelor of arts degrees from Gustavus Adolphus College. It was the first commencement ceremony with Jack R. Ohle serving as President of the College, senior Tasha Carlson (Apple Valley, Minn.) delivered this year’s commencement address, and Professor of Music Rick Orpen received the 2009 Edgar M. Carlson […]

Spring Sports News

Of the 8 spring sports teams, 6 went to national tournaments: women’s track and field, men’s track and field, men’s tennis, women’s tennis, softball, and women’s golf.  Women’s track and field placed a program best sixth place, with Senior Lisa Brown winning the javelin throw. The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches […]

Want a Gustavus E-mail?

Interested in a e-mail address? You already have one! All Gustavus alumni can have a Gustavus e-mail address for life! Simply log in to the Gustavus alumni website. If you have forgotten your login or password, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 800-487-8437. After you have logged on, click on GTS tools, then […]

Gustavus Career Center

The Career Center is a great place for Gusties looking for career advice, resume help, internships, job opportunities, and more. If you are seeking candidates for career or internship opportunities, either for new or experienced candidates,  please email them to Cynthia Favre, director of career management.  We are happy to forward information on to Gusties […]

Twin Cities Alumni Breakfasts

Join us for a cup of coffee, breakfast, and great conversation. This month our featured presenter is Tom Emmert, professor of history.  Emmert has recently released a book, Confronting the Yugoslav Controversies. All Gusties are welcome and invited to the breakfast, Wednesday, June 17, 8-9:30 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel Minneapolis-Park Place, 1500 Park Place […]

Nobel Conference Registration

Gustavus is pleased to announce the six individuals who will give presentations at the 2009 Nobel Conference. The conference, titled “H20: Uncertain Resource,” is scheduled for Oct. 6-7. This year’s presenters will be Rajendra K. Pachauri, Asit K. Biswas, Peter H. Gleick, William L. Graf, Nancy N. Rabalias, Larry L. Rasmussen, and David L. Sedlak. […]

Fienen Named Interim Provost

Gustavus Adolphus College President Jack R. Ohle announced that Dr. David Fienen will serve as Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at the College effective June 1, 2009. A past Dean of Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs at the College, Dr. Fienen also served as Associate Dean of the College from […]

President Ohle to Host Oberammergau Passion Play trip in 2010

Gustavus President Jack R. and Kris Ohle and Pastor Eric Gustavson ’66 will lead a 10-day Alpine European tour to Austria, Italy, Switzerland, and Germany, June 21-30, 2010.  The itinerary includes visits to Munich, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Island of Mainau, Lucerne, and the Oberammergau Passion Play.  For a full itinerary and tour brochure, contact the Office […]