New Student Orientation, 1907-Ongoing.

GACA Collection 287


 

New Student Orientation, 1907-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 287.  1 Hollinger box and 2 flat boxes.

ABSTRACT:
The New Students Orientation collection consists of materials given to new students at Gustavus Adolphus College. Packets include information such as maps, lists of faculty, the college Alma Mater, and Gustie Rouser, along with lists of orientation events occurring during orientation.  This collection also holds materials related to the Gustie Greeters, a group of upper-class student leaders who assist incoming students through New Student Orientation.

SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This collection is divided into two series: Orientation and Gustie Greeters.

  • Orientation, 1907-Ongoing is comprised mainly of new student orientation packets, which include maps, events of lists, the school song, and other pertinent information for new students.  There are also some Orientation T-shirts.
  • Gustie Greeters, 1992-Ongoing contains materials related to being a Gustie Greeter, including contracts, expectations, meeting minutes, and lists of Greeters.  A sweatshirt, some T-shirts, and lanyard are also included.

RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.

COLLECTION CITATION:
New Student Orientation, 1907-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 287.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.

PROCESSED BY:
Ryan Jacobi, student worker, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during September 2011.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Orientation, College student.




GACA Collection 287

Box

Folder

Orientation, 1907-Ongoing

 

 

1907-08

1

1

1934-36

1

2

1939-42

1

3

1949(?)

1

4

1952-54

1

5

1956

1

6

1957(?)

1

7

1958(?)

1

8

1959-61

1

9

1962-63

1

10

1964-68

1

11

1969

1

12

1970

1

13

1971

1

14

1972

1

15

1973

1

16

1974-76

1

17

1977-79

1

18

1980-84

1

19

1985-89

1

20

1990-94

1

21

1995-98

1

22

1999-2001

1

23

2002-05

1

24

2006-09

1

25

2011

1

26

undated

1

27

T-Shirts, 1999-2000

2

--

Gustie Greeters, 1992-Ongoing

 

 

Gustie Greeters, 2005-06 and undated

1

28

Lanyard, 2005

3

--

T-Shirts, 1985-86, 1992-93, 2005, and 2007-11

3

--

Sweatshirt, 2008

2

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