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

NameTitlePhoneGustavus Email Address
Matthew PancieraMatthew
Margaret Bloch QaziMargaret Bloch QaziDiversity, Equity, and Inclusion Faculty
Blake CoueyBlake CoueyFaculty Associate for Research, Scholarship, &
Maddalena MarinariMaddalena MarinariExcellence in Teaching Faculty
Amanda NienowAmanda NienowNew Faculty Programming Faculty
Cathy BlaukatCathy BlaukatAdministrative

Faculty Development Committee


Date Event
Aug 24 9 am to 5 pm Syllabuspalooza, Campus Center
Aug 27 9 am to 5 pm Syllabuspalooza, Campus Center
noon to 2:30 pm Tenure Track New Faculty Welcome Lunch's Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
Aug 28 8:15 am to 4 pm New Faculty Orientation Day Banquet Room
Aug 29 8:30 am to 1 pm Faculty Development Day Room B - Heritage Banquet Room
Sep 5 11:30 am to 1 pm Sabbatical Re-Entry Lunch's Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
Sep 6 11:30 am to 1:20 pm Teachers Talking Peter Banquet Room
Sep 13 12:301:20 pm New Faculty Orientation Session Peter Banquet Room
Sep 14 46 pm First Friday Faculty Social Center
Sep 21 4:307 pm Faculty Shop Talk Center

View the entire John S Kendall Center Schedule