The Yellow Sheet for February 28

Volume 40, Number 22

Volume 40, Number 22

News & Announcements

To the Gustavus Community from Board Chair Jim Gale: "[On Tuesday, Feb. 26,] the Gustavus Board of Trustees met with the Presidential Search Committee to consider and deliberate on the three presidential candidates who recently visited campus. Following very thoughtful discussion, the Board decided to continue the search for the College’s 15th president. This was the Search Committee’s unanimous recommendation and the Board endorsed it unanimously. We greatly appreciate the committee’s fine work so far and look forward to its ongoing efforts.
     "Candidates Jeff Abernathy, David Lose, and R. Guy Erwin are very impressive and they were warmly received by the Gustavus community. It has been a privilege and an honor for us to get to know all three. Search Committee Chair David J. Carlson has extended to Jeff, David, and Guy Gustavus’s sincere appreciation for the time and effort they invested in our College.
     "We have every confidence that we will conclude the search in the coming months. Our website will be updated . . . to reflect last night’s decision, and we will continue to stay in good communication with the community. . . .
     "On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I would like to thank all the many individuals and groups who have engaged with this important process. Together, we will find the president who will lead our great institution into the future."

Vice President for Institutional Advancement Search Update... The search committee for Gustavus's next vice president for institutional advancement is progressing in its work. Earlier this month, the group's search consultant visited campus to meet with numerous individuals and groups. The position has been posted in leading industry print and online publications. The committee is preparing to move ahead to telephone interviews with initial candidates. A full prospectus for the position is viewable online (password-protected) at

Day at the Capitol... Hundreds of students and financial aid supporters from Gustavus Adolphus College and other Minnesota private colleges and universities will gather at the state Capitol this spring to advocate for need-based student financial aid. Gustavus's Day at the Capitol will be shared with Macalester College and is scheduled for Thursday, March 6. The event, produced by the Minnesota Private College Council (MPCC), allows students to learn how to become effective advocates while urging state legislators to support Minnesota students. The schedule for the day is as follows:

  • 8 a.m.: Depart on charter buses from Three Flags
  • 9:30 a.m.: Arrive at the Capitol
  • 10 a.m.: Legislative advocacy training
  • 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: Meetings with representatives and senators; lunch in the State Office Building cafeteria (per diem provided)
  • 1 p.m.: Addresses from key legislators
  • 1:10 p.m.: Early bus departs from St. Paul to arrive in St. Peter by 3:10 p.m.
  • 3 p.m.: Tour of the Capitol building
  • 4 p.m.: Late bus departs from St. Paul to Bloomington
  • 4:45 p.m.: Dinner at Khan’s Mongolian Barbeque in Bloomington (students dine free)
  • 7:30 p.m.: Late bus arrives in St. Peter

For Gustavus students, the day is free of charge including lunch, dinner, and transportation. Faculty, staff, alumni, parents, and others impacted by the State Grant Program are also encouraged to attend. You can sign up online at

Relay for Life... The Gustavus chapter of Relay for Life will host its 5th Relay on April 18, 2008. Organizers are seeking speakers for the opening ceremony. In the past survivors and caregivers from the College community have shared their stories and inspired all attendees. If you are interested in sharing your story, please contact Grace Bury ( or Naomi Quiram ( or x7599). Additionally, all members of the Gustavus community are invited to participate in the relay. If you would like to register a team or participate in any way, please let Naomi or Grace know.

Staff Classification Committee Sets Next Meeting... The next meeting of the Staff Reclassification Committee will be held on Thursday, March 20, to evaluate requests for grade changes for support staff positions. In order to be considered at this meeting, a complete request for position review must be received in the Office of Human Resources by March 14.

Tickets on Sale for President's Ball... The 25th annual President's Ball, "Party of the Century," will be held at the Depot in Minneapolis on Saturday, March 15. Tickets are available at the Information Desk until Friday, March 7.

Nominations for Guild of St. Ansgar Invited... Preparations for selection of graduating seniors to the Guild of St. Ansgar are underway. Up to 8 percent of the graduating class will be selected on the basis of scholarship, leadership, and participation in extra-curricular activities. The Selection Committee is composed of faculty appointed by the Student Affairs Committee and students appointed by the Student Senate. Participation forms, soliciting information about activities and positions at Gustavus as well as in church and home communities, have been sent to all senior students. Nominations are made by faculty members and should be submitted to the Office of the Dean of Students by Thursday, March 6. Anyone wishing additional information should contact Dean Hank Toutain.

Campus Happenings

Chapel Schedule... All are invited to the worship services at 10 a.m. weekdays and 10:30 a.m. Sundays in Christ Chapel. The upcoming schedule is as follows:

  • Friday, Feb. 29 - St. David's Day, gymanfa ganu
  • Sunday, March 2 - Chaplain Brian Johnson
  • Monday, March 3 - Neal Hagberg, "If Grace Is True"
  • Tuesday, March 4 - Neal Hagberg, "Imagine That"
  • Wednesday, March 5 - Lenten Worship
  • Thursday, March 6 - Neal Hagberg, "She"
  • Friday, March 7 - Neal Hagberg, "The Noose"

Welsh Hymn Sing Marks St. David's Day... The 35th St. David's Day in Chapel on Friday, Feb. 29, at 10 a.m. provides an opportunity to sing regardless of whether you are a soprano, alto, tenor, bass, or joyful noise. All faculty, administrators, staff, and students are invited to attend and participate. This annual ethnic event focuses on the four-part hymn singing that is a tradition among the Welsh. A 200-voice student massed choir will lead the congregation in singing four great Welsh hymns under the direction of Gustavus choir directors: Sandon (Lead, Kindly Light), Aberystwyth (Jesus, Lover of My Soul), Calon Lân (I Seek Not Life's Ease and Pleasures), and as usual, Cwm Rhondda (Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah) with full organ and chapel brass accompaniment.

Faculty Recitals Scheduled... Three recitals showcasing faculty performance will take place in Jussi Björling Recital Hall this weekend. On Friday, Feb. 29, at 7:30 p.m., Paul and Helen Baumgartner (music, emeriti) present a piano four-hand recital featuring works by Cervone, Goetz, and Beethoven and including Grieg's Norwegian Dances. Flutist John Samuel Roper (music) takes the stage on Saturday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. accompanied by guest pianist Jieum Kim and bassoonist Ann Pesavento (music); his program includes Bach, Villa-Lobos, Gaubert, and Muczynski. On Sunday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m., the Vecchione/Erdahl Duo—bassist Rolf Erdahl (music) and his wife, Carrie Vecchione, who plays oboe and English horn—complete the weekend when they perform a program of original compositions for oboe and double bass duo, most of which were composed expressly for them in the past decade. Receptions for the performers follow each recital in the Björling lobby.

A Lenten Series in Christ Chapel... "It's Not As Easy As It Seems" is the title of a homily series and residency next week by Neal Hagberg, a 1981 graduate of Gustavus who for the past 20 years has been a fulltime singer and songwriter, performing with his wife, Leandra Peak (a 1983 grad), as Neal & Leandra. He will be offering reflections and music each day at chapel time on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday (March 3, 4, 6, & 7), and he will also be visiting with small groups of students and classes. If you want further information, please contact Chaplain Brian ( On Saturday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m., he has been scheduled by the Office of Fine Arts Programs to present a solo concert in Jussi Björling Recital Hall. The concert is open to the public without charge.

King Lecture Scheduled on Monday... "The Power of Nonviolence: Effective Strategies Against the Global Terrorist Threat" is the title of the College's 2008 Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture, to be presented on Monday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. in Alumni Hall by Professor David Cortright of the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame. Cortright is the author of Gandhi and Beyond: Nonviolence in an Age of Terrorism (2006). The King lecture, sponsored annually by the Peace Studies Program, brings a leading peace activist or scholar to campus to honor the legacy of the civil rights leader.

Potter Will Present Wheel Demonstrations... Professor and professional potter Les Laidlaw will be visiting campus on Tuesday, March 4, and will be doing wheel demonstrations from 2 to 4 p.m. Anyone interested in watching the demonstration should come to Room 104 in the Schaefer Art Building.

Remembering Sandy Fuhr... A time of remembrance for former reference librarian Sandy Fuhr (on staff 1994-2000) will be held in Linner Lounge at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 5. It will be followed by a blessing of a space in the library in her memory. Please join together as we mourn her loss and celebrate her life. If you want further information, please contact Chaplain Brian (

Everything You Want to Know about College Admission... Selecting a college has changed dramatically in the last 10 years. Continuing Education is offering an opportunity to speak with Richard Aune, a veteran admission staff person who is also the parent of a high school senior. Parental and professional advice will be provided as well as an opportunity to ask questions. This is not a recruitment session for Gustavus, but an opportunity for you to get advice on college admission anywhere. The session will be held on Thursday, March 6, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Interpretive Center. Cost is $8 for the public (pre-register at the St. Peter Community and Family Education Office) and free for Gustavus faculty and staff (pre-register by e-mail:

'Building Bridges' Conference Next Saturday... The 13th annual student-led "Building Bridges" diversity conference will be held on campus on Saturday, March 8. The theme of this year's conference is "Genocide Awareness: How Will History Judge Us?" Paul Rusesabagina, who gained international fame when his life story became the basis for the Academy Award-nominated film Hotel Rwanda, will deliver the keynote address at 10 a.m. in Christ Chapel. Afternoon workshops are also scheduled. The conference is open to the public, but tickets are required; they may be purchased in advance from the Diversity Center (x7449, or visit Tickets are $8 per person but are complimentary for Gustavus students, faculty, and staff with a valid I.D., for students from other colleges and universities, and for high school students.

Learn about ACL Injury Prevention... The Gustavus Athletic Training Association will be sponsoring a presentation on ACL injury prevention on Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m. in Lund 207. Dana Birkholz, DPT from the University of Minnesota, and Josh Denny, CSCS from Minnesota State University, Mankato, will be leading the presentation. The presentation will include strengthening and agility exercises that aim to decrease the risk of ACL injury, with particular focus on active individuals. A review of anatomy, mechanism and recognition of injury, and treatment will also be discussed. Faculty are encouraged to pass this information on to students who are pursuing careers in an allied health profession. Frost-your-owns will be provided! If you have any questions, contact Tegan Twait (

Tornado Recovery in Christ Chapel... Join the campus community in Christ Chapel on Monday, March 17, at 10 a.m. as we commemorate the 10th anniversary of the tornado. We will place the steeple cross found after the tornado in Christ Chapel and remember that time in prayer. If you want further information, please contact Chaplain Brian Johnson (

Off-Campus Events of Interest

2008 Gustavus Music Showcase... The College's three international touring ensembles—the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, led by Warren Friesen; the Gustavus Wind Orchestra, led by Douglas Nimmo; and the Gustavus Choir, led by guest conductor Robert Scholz—will present the 2008 Gustavus Music Showcase at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis on Sunday, March 9, at 2 p.m. The program includes Samuel Barber's Adagio for Strings (symphony orchestra), Eric Whitacre's Cloudburst (choir), and David Holsinger's The Death Tree (wind orchestra), which also features Michael Jorgensen (music) as baritone soloist. Members of the audience will have the opportunity to meet ensemble members and conductors at a post-concert reception in the Orchestra Hall lobby. Tickets ($22 general admission, $12 for students age 18 and under) are available through the Orchestra Hall box office (612-371-5656, 800-292-4141, or

Improv at the Arts Center... On Friday, Mar. 14, at 7 p.m., Nocents SPHS Improv Troupe will perform at the Arts Center of Saint Peter (315 S. Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter). Tickets are available at the door: $4 adults, $2 students. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds will go to Autism Foundation. Contact:, 931-3630, or

Student News

The Gustavus team of senior Mark Myers, first-year Chenyu Yang, and PSEO student Erick Knight won the 2008 Konhauser Problemfest last weekend with a team score of 99 out of 100 (the next highest score was 90). The Konhauser Problemfest is an annual problem competition for three-person MCS teams from Macalester, Carleton, St. Olaf, University of St. Thomas, and Gustavus Adolphus. It was started in 1993 in honor of the late Joe Konhauser, a longtime professor at Macalester who was a very active problemist. The winning college takes home the traveling trophy, which is a granite sculpture of the pizza theorem and its proof. In addition, modest cash awards are made to the top three teams.

Congregational Outreach

Partners in Education... Presenters scheduled for this week include Grady St. Dennis (church relations), who will be giving his talk, "Observing the Speed Limit of Life," at Trinity Lutheran Church in Owatonna, Minn., on Sunday, March 2, at 9:45 a.m. Partners in Education is a program coordinated by the Office of Church Relations in which participating faculty and staff members prepare topical presentations for adult forums, workshops, and seminars in congregations of the ELCA.

Retreats... The Gustavus Adolphus College Association of Congregations Retreat Center, coordinated by the Office of Church Relations, will host a day retreat for the church council of Hope Lutheran Church from Jordan, Minn., on March 1. The Office of Church Relations will host confirmation retreats for House of Hope Lutheran Church from New Hope, Minn., and Salem Lutheran Church from Montevideo, Minn., on Feb. 29 and March 1.

Student Visits... The Office of Church Relations will host the following high school groups from churches with an interest in Lutheran higher education: Bethlehem Lutheran Church from St. Cloud, Minn.

Music in Worship... Any Gustavus music ensemble or soloist is welcome to perform in congregations. For more information, contact Marilyn Beyer (x7001).

Funding Opps

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations' weekly program or funding opportunity highlight:

  • NIH Research Grants Available... The National Institutes of Health (NIH) offers Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) grants to support research at undergraduate and other institutions that have not been major recipients of NIH research grant funds. These grants support small research projects in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, either for feasibility studies, pilot studies, or other small-scale programs that would provide data preliminary to a traditional research project grant or as support for an ongoing program of research. The maximum project award is $150,000 in direct costs, plus facilities and administrative (indirect) costs, and is available for a period of up to three years. The deadlines are June 25, October 25, and February 25. For more information, see, which includes a link to frequently asked questions.

For more information on grants or proposal preparation, contact Bob Weisenfeld in the Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (x7049 or

In the Media

Here are some noteworthy Gustavus-related stories that recently appeared in print or broadcast media around the nation:

  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story in its Feb. 21 edition about the town meeting being held regarding the future installation of wind turbines on campus.
  • The Mankato Free Press printed an editorial on Monday, Feb. 25, praising Gustavus for its green efforts.
  • Don Myers (art/Hillstrom Museum) was a guest on KTOE radio's "Talk of the Town" program with Pete Steiner on Feb. 25, discussing the Hillstrom Museum in general, the current exhibition, and the upcoming exhibition, Rodin: In His Own Words, Selections from the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation.
  • Professor Chris Gilbert (political science) was quoted in a story on Feb. 25 about restructuring at the State Capitol should Tim Pawlenty become John McCain’s running mate in the presidential election.
  • Student Carla Shutrop was mentioned and pictured in a Feb. 28 Mankato Free Press story regarding the High Risk Drinking Summit held in Mankato.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed news briefs about St. David’s Day and the Baumgartner piano recital in its Feb. 28 edition.

Anyone who has suggested additions for this list, suggestions for potential future media stories, or interest in being a media source should contact Marketing and Communication (x7520 or

Postal Pointers

Mail Forwarding... If you are going on leave, leaving employment, or will otherwise be away from hte campus for an extended period, the College Postal Services will forward first-class mail and packages to your new address. Mail is forwarded to the address currently on file with the College. The postage paid by the sender determines how the forwarding is processed by carrier. There is no time limit on the forwarding of your mail. Standard mail and nonprofit mail cannot be forward and will be securely recycled; if you want to remain on their mailing lists, you will need to notify them of your new address. It is important that you inform the Human Resource Department of address changes. Having the most current address on file with the College will ensure prompt forwarding of your mail. Prior to leaving the College, we encourage you to contact individuals, associations, companies, publications, and clubs to inform them of your new address. This will eliminate the necessity of mail forwarding by the College and facilitate the expeditious delivery of your mail directly to you from the sender. Please remember to contact magazines, newspapers, CD/cassette/DVD mail-order companies, banks, and credit card companies.


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Upcoming events
Date Event
Today 8 am to 6 pm Family Weekend Class Visits Buildings
1010:20 am Daily Sabbath: Sabbath Lab Chapel
1011 am Tech Bytes: Using Student Response Hall 124B
11:35 am to 12:15 pm Pilates 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:1512:45 pm TRX with Troy Hockey Arena
1:302:30 pm Support "Me" with "WE" Speaker Series - Session Two Hall, #211
2:304:30 pm Music Colloquium Series: David Folland, American Luthier Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum
79 pm Volleyball at Carleton College, Minn.
79 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
89 pm LineUs Improv Comedy Hall
1011:59 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
TomorrowOct 11 Family Weekend Adolphus College Campus
Tomorrow 89:30 am Family Weekend Pancake Breakfast Year Residence Halls (Norelius & Pittman/Sohre)
9:3010:15 am Family Weekend Workshops Center Banquet Rooms
10 am Men's Swimming and Diving hosts Alumni Meet Peter, Minn.
10 am Women's Swimming and Diving hosts Alumni Meet Peter, Minn.
10:3011:15 am Family Weekend Workshops Center Banquet Rooms
11 am to 4:30 pm Fall Fest at the Arb Arboretum
11:30 am to 1 pm Family Weekend Carnival Lunch Young Dining Room
1 pm Football hosts St. Olaf College (Family Weekend) Peter, Minn.
14 pm Men's Soccer hosts Augsburg College Peter, Minn.
24 pm Volleyball hosts UW-Superior (JV at 12 p.m.) Peter, Minn.
34 pm Family Weekend Trivia Cafe
35 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
3:30 pm Women's Soccer hosts Augsburg College Peter, Minn.
79 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
89 pm Chicago Boyz Acrobatic Team Recital Hall
1011:59 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
Oct 511 Library Book Sale Bernadotte Memorial Library
Oct 11 10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community) Chapel
11 am to 12:30 pm The 2015 Family Weekend Jazz Brunch Young Dining Room
24 pm The Family Weekend Music Showcase Concert Chapel
3:305:30 pm Weekend Movie: Inside Out Auditorium, Nobel Hall
56 pm Tabata (HWC) w/Emily and Alex 224 (Aerobics Room)
Oct 12 7:3010 am Monday Morning Perk Up with the PAs Education Office
810 am Incarcerated women and their children: Dr. Rebecca Shlafer and Erica Gerrity, Prison Project., Campus Center
1010:20 am Daily Sabbath Chapel
11:35 am to 12:15 pm Yoga with Kelly 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:351:15 pm Pyramid Circuit 217 (Gymnastics Room)
4:455:45 pm HIIT (HWC) w/ Morgan and Christina 224 (Aerobics Room)
67 pm Straight Up Strength (HWC) w/Mata 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Gustavus Student Senate Meeting- Come for Community Comment! Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/Megan 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Exploring Religious Questions Series Hall 103 (Oct. 19 in Rm 214 in Fine Arts Building)
79 pm Volleyball hosts Iowa Lake Community College (JV only) Peter, Minn.
Oct 1213 Oct 12 at 11:30 pm to Oct 13 at 1:30 am Bastyr University Health Professions Graduate Programs Campus Center, Lower Level Tables and 49er room
Oct 13 66:40 am Fitness Yoga 224 (Aerobics Room)
8 am to 4 pm Flu Shot Clinic! Banquet Room
1010:20 am Daily Sabbath Chapel
10 am to noon Moodle Drop-in Hours 124 Lab
12:351:15 pm Step with Steph 224 (Aerobics Room)
45 pm Tabata (HWC) with Lydia and Christina 217 (Gymnastics Room)
4:305:30 pm Mayday Conference Planning Meeting 301
5:3011:59 pm Trip to see The Little Mermaid Orpheum Theatre
79 pm Panel Discussion on the Culture of Drug and Alcohol Use at Gustavus featuring Nobel Speaker Marc Lewis 103
811 pm Democratic Debate Viewing Party 124
Oct 14 7:309 am Gustie Breakfast - Scott Bur Center Banquet Rooms
11:30 am to 1:20 pm Teachers Talking Room C - St. Peter Banquet Room
11:35 am to 12:15 pm Cardio Dance 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:1512:45 pm TRX with Troy Hockey Arena
4 pm Women's Soccer at College of Saint Benedict Joseph, Minn.
47 pm Men's Soccer at Saint John's University, Minn.
4:305:30 pm Ideas That Create Entrepreneurs 101
4:305:30 pm Kickboxing (HWC) w/ Rachel 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm "Afro-Indigenous Hondurans in Resistance: U.S. Drug War, Violent Displacement, and Migration" Lecture from activist Alfredo Lopez Auditorium, Nobel Hall
79 pm Volleyball hosts Macalester College Peter, Minn.
89 pm Coffeehouse Sushi and Origami Night Café
Oct 15 66:40 am Strictly Strength 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:35 am to 12:15 pm Yoga 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:301:20 pm New Faculty Orientation Session (non tenure-track only) Beta Kappa Room
12:351:15 pm Step with Steph 224 (Aerobics Room)
45 pm Tabata (HWC) with Lydia and Christina 217 (Gymnastics Room)
5:306:30 pm Power Bootcamp w/ Kaitlin (HWC) 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Gustie Tank Café
7:308:30 pm Zumba (HWC) w/Christina 224 (Aerobics Room)
8:3010 pm FIKA! at the Swedish House House
Oct 16 11:35 am to 12:15 pm Pilates 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:1512:45 pm TRX with Troy Hockey Arena
1:302:30 pm Support "ME" with "WE" Speaker Series - Session Three Hall, #211
24 pm Moodle Drop-in Hours 124 Lab
2:303:30 pm Music Colloquium Series: Organist Kalevi Kiviniemi "The Art of Improvisation" Chapel
79 pm Concert: Luke Spehar - All Is Gift Tour Dive
79 pm Drag Show Hall
7:309:30 pm Kalevi Kiviniemi, organ & Jukka Pietila, cantor in Concert, A Gustavus Artist Series Event Chapel
810 pm Weekend Movie: Vacation (2015) Auditorium, Nobel Hall
Oct 17 9 am to 5 pm Faculty Writing Retreat at ASI Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407
10:30 am Men's Cross Country at UW-La Crosse Invite Crosse, Wis.
10:30 am Women's Cross Country at UW-La Crosse Invite Crosse, Wis.
11 am to 1 pm Women's Rugby Home vs. Macalester the baseball field on the rugby pitch.
noon to 2 pm Volleyball hosts Simpson College Peter, Minn.
1 pm Football at Saint John's University, Minn.
14 pm Men's Soccer hosts Bethel University Peter, Minn.
1:303 pm Melissa Morey, horn, A Faculty Recital Recital Hall
35 pm Volleyball hosts Loras College Peter, Minn.
3:30 pm Women's Soccer hosts Bethel University Peter, Minn.
810 pm Weekend Movie: Vacation (2015) Auditorium, Nobel Hall
Oct 18 9 am to 5 pm Faculty Writing Retreat at Gustavus Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community) Chapel
67 pm Pre-Health Club Meeting Hall Room 111
Oct 19 Volleyball at Northwestern Tournament (JV only) Paul, Minn.
Oct 130 Michal Sagar Exhibition in Schaefer Gallery: The Beginning of the Third Dream Schaefer: Art & Art History

To add or change items on the calendar, please fill out and submit a College Calendar event form. View the entire College Calendar online.


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