John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning

The John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning supports faculty in achieving their potential as teachers and scholars. Responsive to the professional needs and interests of each faculty member, the Kendall Center includes support for teaching initiatives and faculty research, scholarship, and creativity, and provides on-campus opportunities for focused conversation on pedagogy, assessment of student learning, and collaboration among colleagues. Through its support of such opportunities, the Kendall Center fosters the pursuit of teaching and scholarly excellence throughout all stages of each faculty member's career and for all Gustavus students. Learn more about Dr. John S. Kendall.

2015-2016 Kendall Center Self Study 
2015-2016 Kendall Center External Review Report

2016-2017 Research Scholarship, and Creativity Publication

Name Title Phone Gustavus Email Address
Alisa Rosenthal Alisa Rosenthal Director 507-933-7437
Kyle Chambers Kyle Chambers Excellence in Teaching Faculty Associate 507-933-7063
Thia Cooper Thia Cooper Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Faculty Associate 507-933-6296
Blake Couey Blake Couey Faculty Associate for Research, Scholarship, & Creativity 507-933-7475
Pamela Kittelson Pamela Kittelson New Faculty Programming Faculty Associate 507-933-7331
Cathy Blaukat Cathy Blaukat Administrative Assistant 507-933-6227

Faculty Development Committee


Date Event
May 28 9 am to 5 pm Gradingfest Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
May 29 9 am to 5 pm Gradingfest Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
Jun 4 9 am to 4 pm Camp Kendall-Building Resilience Center
Jun 5 9 am to 4 pm Camp Kendall-Vocational Reflection, Improving CBL Peter Room, Interpretive Center
Jun 6 Camp Kendall-Writing to Learn Hall
Jun 7 9 am to 4 pm Camp Kendall-Mental Health and Resilience Center
Jun 8 9 am to 4 pm Camp Kendall-Interculutural Learning in Study-Away Center

View the entire John S Kendall Center Schedule