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 https://gustavus.edu/advancement/search/prospectus.pdf.

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 ga6.org/mnprivatecolleges/capitol.html.

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 (gbury@gustavus.edu) or Naomi Quiram (nquiram@gustavus.edu 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 (btjohnso@gustavus.edu). 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 (btjohnso@gustavus.edu).

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: ehoefs@gustavus.edu).

'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 gustavus.edu/diversity/buildingbridges). 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 (twait2@gustavus.edu).

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 (btjohnso@gustavus.edu).

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 minnesotaorchestra.org/boxoffice).

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: info@artscentersp.org, 931-3630, or www.artscentersp.org.

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 http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/area.htm, 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 bweis@gustavus.edu).

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 MinnPost.com 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 ga_news@gustavus.edu).

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.

Plugs

House for Rent: For academic year August 2008-July 2009 (specific dates negotiable). 2-story house one block from campus, 1600+ sq. ft., 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, furnished with some storage possibilities, washer/dryer, dishwasher, large back yard, swing set, playhouse, garage. No smoking. $1,000/mo. plus utilities. Contact Susan or Matt (507-934-2292 or spancier@gustavus.edu).

House for Rent: August 2008-June 2009 (dates negotiable). 3-4 bedroom, 3-bath home located on the ridge east of St Peter; 2 acres of woods, great views and birdwatching abound. Preference is to rent the home furnished, but this is negotiable. Wonderful neighbors in a private, quiet, kid-friendly neighborhood approx. 4-5 miles from Gustavus. Contact Jeff Jeremiason, 507-933-6235 or jjeremia@gustavus.edu.

"Plugs" is maintained as a forum by which members of the Gustavus community may offer goods and services to others in the community, or seek the same from them. It is not meant to accommodate ads or announcements from area businesses such as real estate agents and retailers, although from time to time such announcements may be published when deemed to be of particular interest to the community.

 

 

Upcoming events
Date Event
TodayTomorrow Men's Track and Field at MIAC Multi'shttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-miac-multi-s-6/47389Northfield, Minn.
Women's Track and Field at MIAC Multi'shttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-miac-multi-s-5/47390Northfield, Minn.
Today 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-brenda-2/47711Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
6:157 am Power Bootcamp w/ Kaitlin (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/power-bootcamp-w-kaitlin-hwc-4/48297Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
1010:20 am Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-364/48825Christ Chapel
11 am to 12:30 pm Grants Open Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/grants-open-house/48620Carlson Administration Building 206
11:30 am to 1:30 pm President's Council for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Community BYOL Luncheshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/president-s-council-for-diversity-equity-and-inclusion-community-byol-lunches/48864President's Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
12:401:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Pyramid with Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-pyramid-with-laurie-2/47737Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
14 pm Wellbeing Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/wellbeing-fair/48114In front of the Jackson Campus Center
36 pm College Republicans Root Beer Float Socialhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/college-republicans-root-beer-float-social/48803John's Family Courtyard
3:30 pm Women's Tennis hosts University of St. Thomas (MIAC Playoff Semifinal)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-hosts-university-of-st-thomas-miac-playoff-semifinal/48855St. Peter, Minn.
56 pm Psychological Science Graduate School Panelhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/psychological-science-graduate-school-panel/48807Beck Hall 201
56 pm Tabata w/Lydia and Christina (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/tabata-w-lydia-and-christina-hwc/47907Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
67 pm Learn2Step with the Zetashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/learn2step-with-the-zetas-2/48854Sesquicentennial Plaza
67:30 pm Courageous Conversation - Education in Urban Communities: How Prepared are Our Teachers?https://gustavus.edu/calendar/courageous-conversation-education-in-urban-communities-how-prepared-are-our-teachers/48844Diversity Center
68 pm Where is Homehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/where-is-home/48850Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47879Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Out of Scandinavia Artist-in-Residence Sofia Jannok, an indigenous Sámi singer and activist, performshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/out-of-scandinavia-artist-in-residence-sofia-jannok-an-indigenous-s-mi-singer-and-activist-performs/47585Outdoors in the Linnaeus Arboretum
89 pm Nobel Conference Reading Group: Joerg Rieger's "No Rising Tide"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/nobel-conference-reading-group-joerg-rieger-s-no-rising-tide-2/48852Old Main 102A
910 pm Pure Movement (HWC) w/Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement-hwc-w-gabe/48275Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
May 2Tomorrow May 2 at 10 am to Tomorrow at 6 pm College Republicans Spring Fundraiserhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/college-republicans-spring-fundraiser/48802Outside of the Caf
TomorrowMay 7 Men's Track and Field at Meet of the Unsaintlyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-meet-of-the-unsaintly-2/47391St. Paul, Minn.
Women's Track and Field at Meet of the Unsaintlyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-meet-of-the-unsaintly-3/47392St. Paul, Minn.
Tomorrow 9:3011:30 am Moodle Drop-in Hourshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/moodle-drop-in-hours/47471Olin 124 Lab
1010:20 am Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-365/48826Christ Chapel
11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47682Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:45 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-TRX with Troyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-trx-with-troy-3/47757Lund-3rd Floor Forum
12:401:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Dance4Fun (Cardio Dance) with Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-dance4fun-cardio-dance-with-gabe-2/47724Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
2:303:30 pm GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-4/4819749er Room
2:304:30 pm Sigma Xi Symposiumhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/sigma-xi-symposium-14/48866NHS rooms 201/222
2:453:45 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47851Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
3:30 pm Men's Tennis hosts Saint John's University (MIAC Playoff Semifinal)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-saint-john-s-university-miac-playoff-semifinal/48808St. Peter, Minn.
5 pm Softball vs. St. Catherine (MIAC Playoffs)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-st-catherine-miac-playoffs/48856St. Paul, Minn.
57 pm Celebration of Creative Inquiryhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/celebration-of-creative-inquiry-10/48256Jackson Campus Center
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48006Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79:15 pm Weekend Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakenshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-star-wars-the-force-awakens/48857Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
7:309 pm Concert in the Twin Citieshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/concert-in-the-twin-cities/48813St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, 900 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi, MN
7:309 pm Spring Jazz Concert with the Gustavus Jazz Lab Band & Adolphus Jazz Ensemblehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/spring-jazz-concert-with-the-gustavus-jazz-lab-band-adolphus-jazz-ensemble/48077Bjorling Recital Hall
9:3011:45 pm Weekend Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakenshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-star-wars-the-force-awakens/48858Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
May 7 Honors Dayhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/honors-d/38015Gustavus Campus
Softball vs. MIAC Playoffshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-miac-playoffs-2/47515TBA
May 729 Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition 2016 on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Arthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/senior-studio-art-majors-exhibition-2016-on-view-at-the-hillstrom-museum-of-art/48828Hillstrom Museum of Art
May 7 9:3010:15 am Honors Day Coffee Receptionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/honors-day-coffee-reception/48741Johns Courtyard (weather permitting) and Courtyard Cafe, Jackson Campus Center
10:3011:30 am Honors Convocationhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/honors-convocation-2/48742Christ Chapel
11 am to noon Gustavus Women's Rugby vs. Gustavus Alumnihttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-women-s-rugby-vs-gustavus-alumni/48696Gustavus Adolphus College. On the pitch, behind the baseball fields.
17 pm Baseball at St. Thomas (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-at-st-thomas-dh/47222St. Paul, Minn.
1:303 pm Gustavus Library Associates "Bloom Where You are Planted" Book Review and Floral Demonstrationhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-library-associates-bloom-where-you-are-planted-book-review-and-floral-demonstration-2/48564Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library
1:303 pm Political Science Department Honors Day Research Symposiumhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/political-science-department-honors-day-research-symposium/48745Old Main, Second Floor and rooms 205 & 207
1:303 pm The 2016 Senior Honors Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-2016-senior-honors-recital/48078Bjorling Recital Hall
46 pm Opening reception, Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition 2016https://gustavus.edu/calendar/opening-reception-senior-studio-art-majors-exhibition-2016/48827Hillstrom Museum of Art
79:15 pm Weekend Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakenshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-star-wars-the-force-awakens/48859Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
7:309:30 pm The Gustavus Spring Choral Showcasehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-spring-choral-showcase/48079Christ Chapel
9:3011:45 pm Weekend Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakenshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-star-wars-the-force-awakens/48860Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
May 8 10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/sunday-worship-with-holy-communion-sunday-worshipping-community-37/46042Christ Chapel
1:302:30 pm Shannon Graham, piano, A Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/shannon-graham-piano-a-student-recital/48080Bjorling Recital Hall
3:304:30 pm The Woodwind Chamber Ensembles Spring Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-woodwind-chamber-ensembles-spring-concert-3/48081Bjorling Recital Hall
67 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48007Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47824Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Night of Distinctionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/night-of-distinction-4/48523Alumni Hall
7:308:30 pm Chelsea Rojas, soprano, A Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/chelsea-rojas-soprano-a-student-recital/48082Bjorling Recital Hall
May 9 6:307:30 am Pure Movementhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement/47894Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
1011 am Provost Q&Ahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/provost-q-a/46799Jackson Campus Center - Upper Level Tables
11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE-Pyramid w/ Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-pyramid-w-laurie/47629Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
3:304:30 pm 2017 Nobel Conference "Reproductive Technologies" Discussion Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/2017-nobel-conference-reproductive-technologies-discussion-group/4813249er Room
56 pm HIIT (HWC) w/ Morgan and Christinahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-hwc-w-morgan-and-christina-2/47964Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
66:45 pm Strength Training w/Mata (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/strength-training-w-mata-hwc/47922Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Gustavus Student Senate Meeting- Come for Community Comment!https://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-student-senate-meeting-come-for-community-comment/48173Gustavus Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48008Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78:30 pm Beyond the Lines: Meaning, Sport, and What Matters Mosthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/beyond-the-lines-meaning-sport-and-what-matters-most/48568St. Peter Room
May 10 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Boot Camp with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-boot-camp-with-brenda-2/47643Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
6:157 am Power Bootcamp w/ Kaitlin (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/power-bootcamp-w-kaitlin-hwc-4/48298Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47683Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:45 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-TRX with Troyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-trx-with-troy-2/47657Lund-3rd Floor Forum
2:308:30 pm Baseball at UW-Superior (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-at-uw-superior-dh/47223Superior, Wis.
34:30 pm Retirement Reception for Max Hailperinhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/retirement-reception-for-max-hailperin-2/48734Olin - Third Floor Lobby
56 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47839Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
67:30 pm Lea DeLaria: A Man for All Seasonshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/lea-delaria-a-man-for-all-seasons/48628Christ Chapel
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47866Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
7:309 pm Class of 2016 S'mores Bonfirehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/class-of-2016-s-mores-bonfire/48845Complex Fire Pit
May 11 7:309 am Gustie Breakfast - Chaplain Grady St. Dennis '92https://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-breakfast-chaplain-grady-st-dennis-92/48868Campus Center Banquet Rooms
11:30 am to 1 pm Soup and Sandwich Seminar: Gustavus's Strategic Plan – Gustavus ACTShttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/soup-and-sandwich-seminar-gustavus-s-strategic-plan-gustavus-acts/48180Melva Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum
11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Step with Stephhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-step-with-steph-2/47698Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
2:304:30 pm Moodle Drop-in Hourshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/moodle-drop-in-hours/47472Olin 124 Lab
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47811Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
May 12 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-brenda-2/47712Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
6:157 am Power Bootcamp w/ Kaitlin (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/power-bootcamp-w-kaitlin-hwc-4/48299Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
12:301:20 pm New Faculty Orientation Sessionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/new-faculty-orientation-session-100/45741President's Dining Room
12:401:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Pyramid with Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-pyramid-with-laurie-2/47738Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
56 pm Tabata w/Lydia and Christina (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/tabata-w-lydia-and-christina-hwc/47908Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
5:308 pm End of the Year Bash in the Arbhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/end-of-the-year-bash-in-the-arb/48263Linnaeus Arboretum Interpretive Center, Gustavus Adolphus College
68 pm Religion Department Senior Seminar Poster Sessionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/religion-department-senior-seminar-poster-session-2/48848Three Crowns Room
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47880Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
89 pm Nobel Conference Reading Group: Joerg Rieger's "No Rising Tide"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/nobel-conference-reading-group-joerg-rieger-s-no-rising-tide-3/48870Old Main 102A
910 pm Pure Movement (HWC) w/Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement-hwc-w-gabe/48276Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
May 13 Summer Internship Registration Deadlinehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/summer-internship-registration-deadline-3/48836Career Development
May 1314 Men's Track and Field at MIAC Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-miac-championships-3/47393Collegeville, Minn.
Women's Track and Field at MIAC Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-miac-championships-3/47394Collegeville, Minn.
May 13 11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47684Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:45 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-TRX with Troyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-trx-with-troy-3/47758Lund-3rd Floor Forum
12:401:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Dance4Fun (Cardio Dance) with Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-dance4fun-cardio-dance-with-gabe-2/47725Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
2:303:30 pm GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-4/4819849er Room
2:303:30 pm The Gustavus Jazz Combos @ the Courtyardhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-jazz-combos-the-courtyard/48083The Courtyard Café
2:304 pm Coca-Cola Educational Partnership Grant Receptionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/coca-cola-educational-partnership-grant-reception-3/48849Heritage Banquet Room
2:453:45 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47852Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
45 pm Psychological Science Spring Research Symposiumhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/psychological-science-spring-research-symposium-3/48176Beck Hall, Torrey Atrium
46 pm Final Friday Faculty Socialhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/final-friday-faculty-social-8/45706Interpretive Center
47 pm Extravapaloozahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/extravapalooza-2/48688Visitor Parking Lot and Complex Fire Ring
67 pm What's Really Going on in North Korea - Beneath the Headlineshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/what-s-really-going-on-in-north-korea-beneath-the-headlines/48748Alumni Hall
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48009Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
810 pm Next Best Steps: The Gustavus Dance Company in Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/next-best-steps-the-gustavus-dance-company-in-concert/45846Anderson Theatre
810 pm Weekend Movie: Disney's *The Finest Hours*https://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-disney-s-the-finest-hours/48861Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
May 14 Preview Gustavushttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/preview-gustavus-5/46942Gustavus Campus
12 pm Kickboxing (HWC) w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/kickboxing-hwc-w-gabe/48423Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
1:303 pm The Gustavus Wind Orchestra & Vasa Wind Orchestra Spring Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-wind-orchestra-vasa-wind-orchestra-spring-concert/46697Bjorling Recital Hall
2:305:30 pm Gustie Entrepreneur Cup 2016https://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-entrepreneur-cup-2016/48457Beck Atrium
7:308:30 pm The Gustavus Philharmonic Orchestra Spring Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-philharmonic-orchestra-spring-concert-2/48084Bjorling Recital Hall
810 pm Next Best Steps: The Gustavus Dance Company in Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/next-best-steps-the-gustavus-dance-company-in-concert/45847Anderson Theatre
810 pm Weekend Movie: Disney's *The Finest Hours*https://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-disney-s-the-finest-hours/48862Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall

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