Reunion Weekend Seminars

May 31, 2014 at 910 am[1h]
Beck Hall

Reunion Weekend Seminars Beck Hall

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Seminars include:

History of Gustavus - Professor Glenn Kranking '98
What was the original name of the College? Why did the College settle in St. Peter? how many tornadoes has the campus survived? Learn the answers to these questions and more on a dynamic pictorial journey through the history of Gustavus Adolphus College. Drawing on College archives and his own experience as a student, Professor Kranking guides us through more than 150 years of change in less than 60 minutes.

Faith, Spirituality, Life and Learning - Chaplains Siri Erickson & Brian Konkol
Who are the chaplains? What is a chaplain? Why does Gustavus employ chaplains? How to the chaplains serve at a Swedish-Lutheran institution that is inclusive of diverse religious and cultural views? Chaplains Erickson and Konkol explore these questions about the future of faith and learning at Gustavus.

Sculptures at Gustavus: A Walking Seminar - Steve Hogberg '69
The Gustavus campus boasts 20 outdoor sculptures, representing the work of several artists, most notably Paul T. Granlund '52. This guided tour introduces us to many of the sculptures and serve as a guide to others. You will also learn a bit about the bronze casting process used to create the pieces. Bring your walking shoes!

AudienceAlumni
ContactRobyn Rost — 507-933-6514
CategoryGeneral
SponsorOffice of Alumni and Parent Engagement
Tagsspring reunions 2014