The Yellow Sheet for February 26

Volume 41, Number 22

Volume 41, Number 22

News & Announcements

Check Out the New DVD Vending Machine... Take advantage of the new "Goldbox," a DVD vending machine installed last week in the Jackson Campus Center across from the Information Desk. Movies are $1 per night, and there is a great selection of movies for the family as well as new releases. Receive one free night during the first 30 days! The Goldbox is brought to you by the Student Activities Office.

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. 27 - St. David's Day: gymanfa ganu (hymn festival)
  • Sunday, March 1 - Vicar Peter Bauck
  • Monday, March 2 - Eric Dugdale (classics)
  • Tuesday, March 3 - Paul Lutter (religion)
  • Wednesday, March 4 - Lenten Morning Prayer
  • Thursday, March 5 - Emily Johnson (senior student)
  • Friday, March 6 - Taizé

It's St. David's Day Tomorrow... The 36th annual St. David's Day observance at Gustavus will be held tomorrow (Friday, Feb. 27). The day opens at 10 a.m. in Christ Chapel with an observance and hymn sing featuring four great Welsh hymns led by a 200-voice choir. The chapel service will be followed by a reception and talk in Alumni Hall starting at 10:30 a.m. and a luncheon in the Dining Center (by reservation).

Winter Warmer... Meet John Cross and Tim Krohn and enjoy a photographic presentation of the journey they made by canoe in 2008 from the headwaters of the Minnesota River to its confluence with the Mississippi River at the Friends of the Linnaeus Arboretum Winter Warmer at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, March 1, in the Interpretive Center. This is the second time Cross and Krohn have made this journey, the first time coming in the summer of 1998. Hear about changes that have taken place along the river in the decade between trips and the effects of measures made to clean up the watershed that feeds into it. Krohn is a journalist with the Mankato Free Press; Cross is a photographer with the same newspaper, and his photographs add a stunning beauty to this presentation. Soup and sandwich lunch costs $12 ($10 for members). Advance registration was required by Feb. 25, but you still might sneak in if you call right away. Contact Shirley Mellema (507-933-6181 or arboretum@gustavus.edu) for more information.

Phi Beta Kappa Lecture... Tom Palaima, Ph.D., Raymond F. Dickson Centennial Professor of Classics from the University of Texas at Austin, will give a talk on "Home Front and War Front in Ancient and Modern Times" on Sunday, March 1, at 7 p.m. in Confer 127. Palaima is the founding director of the Program in Aegean Scripts and Prehistory at the University of Texas. He received a MacArthur fellowship in 1985 for work on Aegean writing. His talk is sponsored by the Gustavus chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Following the lecture, there will be a reception in the Phi Beta Kappa Room in Confer Hall. On Monday, March 2, Palaima will be visiting classics courses at Gustavus and having lunch with Gustavus students.

West Point's Jazz Knights to Perform... Gustavus Adolphus College and the St. Peter Herald are sponsoring a performance by West Point's Jazz Knights on Wednesday, March 4, in Jussi Björling Recital Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m. The jazz ambassadors for the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the Jazz Knights, under the direction of Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Morse, will be joined by the Gustavus Jazz Lab Band and Director Steve Wright for this public concert.
     In addition to their work at the Academy and on tour, the Jazz Knights have played with the Benny Goodman Orchestra at Lincoln Center and the Duke Ellington Orchestra (for the 200th anniversary of the New York State Legislature), and have appeared twice at Boston's Independence Day Celebration at the Hatch Music Shell. They regularly perform for festivals and music educators' conventions, including the International Association for Jazz Education, the University of Northern Colorado Jazz Festival, and the New York State Band Director's Association Conference last year.
     Wednesday's concert will open with the Gustavus Jazz Lab Band, under the direction of Steve Wright. The Lab Band has just returned from a performance at the Minnesota Music Educators' Convention. The Jazz Knights then take the stage with a program that includes works by Thad Jones, Jon Fedchock, Slide Hampton, and Rodgers & Hammerstein, as well as compositions and arrangements by current members of the band. Tickets are not required, and there is no charge to attend this concert. Doors open at 7 p.m.

March Faculty Shop Talk... Mary Solberg (religion) will present the next Faculty Shop Talk of the 2008-09 academic year. Her talk, titled "The German Christians in Print, 1933-45," will be presented on Friday, March 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the Interpretive Center. Feel free to arrive any time after 4:15 p.m. The abstract for this and future talks may be viewed at gustavus.edu/events/shoptalks/.

Visiting Lecturer Complements Newly Mounted Native American Art Exhibition... Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, a nationally acclaimed Native American artist, activist, and curator who served as a juror for the exhibition Migrations: New Directions in Native American Art, currently on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, will visit the campus to present a public lecture Sunday, March 8, at 3:30 p.m. in Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall of Science. Her lecture, titled "A Survey of Contemporary American Indian Art," is sponsored by the Hillstrom Museum of Art, with support from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Community as well as the Gustavus Lecture Series, the Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies program, the Department of Art and Art History, and the Ethel and Edgar Johnson Endowment for the Arts. It is open to the public without charge.
     Quick-to-See Smith, an enrolled Flathead Salish member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Nation, is considered one of the foremost contemporary Native American artists. Her works are found in the collections of the Smithsonian Institution, the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. She has lectured widely, and, among many other honors, was given a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Women's Caucus for the Arts. Elaborating on her Native American worldview, her work addresses human rights and environmental issues, as well as today's tribal politics, with a keen sense of humor and insight.

'Building Bridges'... Gustavus Adolphus College will host its 14th annual "Building Bridges" Conference Saturday, March 14. The conference, whose theme is "Liberation through Education," will focus on educational inequality in the U.S. and abroad and the important influence an education has on an individual’s future. Erin Gruwell, the real-life hero portrayed in the 2007 film Freedom Writers, and Maria Reyes, one of Gruwell’s first students and an original Freedom Writer, are the keynote speakers.
     The schedule for the daylong conference is as follows:

  • 9 a.m. - Registration in the C. Charles Jackson Campus Center
  • 10 a.m. - Opening: "I Am...We Are" social justice theatrical performance; keynote addresses in Christ Chapel
  • 12:30 p.m. - Lunch (on your own)
  • 2-5 p.m. - Workshop Sessions in the C. Charles Jackson Campus Center
  • 5 p.m. - Interactive literacy action piece in the Lund Forum: 70 local first through fourth graders will be invited to take part in a number of activities themed around the popular book The Very Hungry Caterpillar to encourage literacy. Volunteers and participants will read, make crafts, build a book, and make caterpillar bookmarks. Healthy snacking and physical activities will also be promoted. Parents who would like their children to participate may contact the co-chairs of the conference via e-mail at BBCo-Chairs09@gustavus.edu.

     The conference is open to the public, but tickets are required and may be purchased in advance. Tickets are $8 per person, but are complimentary for college students, high school students, and Gustavus students, faculty, and staff with a valid I.D. For more information and to register, visit the conference website at gustavus.edu/diversity/buildingbridges or contact the Gustavus Diversity Center at 507-933-7449.
     "Building Bridges" is a student-led, student-initiated diversity conference dedicated to addressing today’s pressing social and global issues. The conference works to increase awareness and action, promoting mutual respect and understanding about diversity. In addition to planning and running the March 14 event, the "Building Bridges" Conference committee also organized a book drive on campus and in the communities of St. Peter and Mankato. The book drive ran from October through January and collected 26,000 books that were then sold online with the proceeds going to the non-profit group Invisible Children.

Off-Campus Events of Interest

Lunch with the Birds... Continuing Education invites you meet Gustavus naturalist Bob Dunlap at Whiskey River Restaurant (Hwy. 99, Saint Peter) on Saturday, March 7, noon-1:30 p.m. "Bob the Birdman" will share tips on feeding birds and answer your bird questions. Ever wondered where these birds come from, or what seeds work best to attract them? Bob will provide advice, information, and help you identify common feeder visitors. Learn more about these feathery winter companions. Cost to the public is $10, but Gustavus faculty, staff, and students are admitted free (lunch is optional, purchased separately). Enjoy lunch with your birds, or come just for the talk.

Extraordinary People

Pamela Kittelson (biology) and biology grads Monica Paulson Priebe '03 and Phil Graeve '03 had their article, "Ant Diversity in Two Southern Minnesota Tallgrass Prairie Restoration Sites," published in the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science. They collected a total of 3,523 ants and found significantly higher ant species richness in prairie remnants with higher plant diversity. Their study also found 10 new ant species records in Le Sueur and Nicollet counties. This student-faculty research collaboration was funded by the Gustavus chapter of the Sigma Xi Society as well as the Rockefeller Brothers Fund for Environmental Studies. Monica is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in conservation biology at Indiana University. Phil is a fire effects manager for the National Park Service.

Mike Ferragamo (biology) has an article, "Calcium-dependent, source specific modulation of the plasma membrane calcium pump in hippocampal neurons," in press in the Journal of Neurophysiology. The work applied laser microfluorimetry to visually quantify calcium-mediated biochemical signaling pathways as a way to evaluate whether specific proteases could protect the brain during stroke events or neurodegenerative disease like Alzheimer's. Ferragamo was supported by an award from the NSF. His University of Minnesota co-authors are Dr. Stan Thayer and undergraduate student Jessica Reinhardy.

Births

  • Chris and Julie Gilbert (political science and library) are thrilled and delighted to announce the birth of their son, Sam Julian, who was born on Feb. 13 in Las Vegas and officially adopted by Chris and Julie on Feb. 16.

Congregational Outreach

Partners in Education... Presenters scheduled for this Sunday, March 1, include the Rev. Darrell Jodock (religion), who will be giving his talk, "Luther and Vocation," at 9:45 a.m. at American Lutheran Church in Windom, Minn. The Rev. Grady St. Dennis (church relations) will be giving his talk, "Observing the Speed Limit of Life," at the 9:15 a.m. worship service at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Chokio, Minn. 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 Office of Church Relations will host a confirmation retreat for Gloria Dei Lutheran Church from St. Paul, Minn., this Friday, Feb. 27, and Saturday, Feb. 28. Church Relations will also host a retreat for Faith Lutheran Church from Coon Rapids, Minn., on Friday and Saturday. The Gustavus Adolphus College Association of Congregations Retreat Center, coordinated by the Office of Church Relations, will host a women's retreat for All Saints Lutheran Church from Minnetonka, Minn., Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 28 and March 1.

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, Oct. 25 and Feb. 25. For more information, see 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 locally, regionally, or around the nation:

  • The Mankato Free Press printed a news brief and photo of Gustavus alumnus Peter Breitmayer ('87) on the front page of its Thursday, Feb. 19, Currents section regarding a role he played in Clint Eastwood’s recent movie, The Changeling.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story about the Department of Theatre and Dance’s production of The Other Shore in its Thursday, Feb. 19, edition.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story about alumnus ('69) Ted Zimmerman's Transfiguration Talks in its Thursday, Feb. 19, edition.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story about Rydell Professor Curtis Marean in its Thursday, Feb. 19, edition.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a color photo of several Gustavus students participating in the Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics in its Thursday, Feb. 19, edition.
  • The Mankato Free Press printed a story on the front page of its Thursday, Feb. 19, Sports section about Kevin Birr (Dining Services) and his brother, Todd, preparing for the Olympic Trials in curling. Birr was quoted in the story.
  • ELCA.org posted a story on its website about RecycleMania on Friday, Feb. 20. Gustavus was mentioned and Jim Dontje (Johnson Center) was quoted in the story.
  • The Mankato Free Press printed a story on Saturday, Feb. 21, about the women’s hockey team clinching the MIAC championship. Head coach Mike Carroll (athletics) and senior Jenny Pusch were quoted in the story.
  • The Star Tribune printed a story about Barack Obama’s upcoming speech to Congress in its Sunday, Feb. 22, edition. Leila Brammer (communication studies) was quoted in the story. Brammer’s quotes also appeared in similar stories nationwide in newspapers such as the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Duluth News-Tribune, Miami Herald, Seattle Times, Kansas City Star, Sacramento Bee, Raleigh News & Observer, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and many others.
  • Kevin Birr (Dining Services) was mentioned in a Monday, Feb. 23, article on TeamUsa.org about Olympic Trial results in the sport of curling.
  • Gustavus and the Nobel Conference got significant play in an article posted on the website developed for the three-part PBS documentary The Human Spark, to be seen on PBS stations later this year. Three of the scientists interviewed for the program—Robin Dunbar, Curtis Marean, and Svante Pääbo—were featured speakers at the 2008 Nobel Conference. Read more at http://www.pbs.org/wnet/humanspark/topics/primates/in-the-news-nobel-conference-who-were-the-first-humans/190/.

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).

Safety and Security Snippets

Stay Safe—Be Seen... Throughout the year, several pieces of heavy equipment (skid-steers, forklifts, loaders, etc.) are routinely used around campus. What many people may not realize is that there are a number of blind spots affecting the operator’s view. During normal operation, an operator’s view can easily be 50-75 percent obstructed, depending on the piece of equipment and load it is carrying. For your safety, keep as much distance between you and the machine as possible when walking or driving by. A minimum distance of 50 feet is recommended. If you cannot maintain a safe distance, stop and wave to get the attention of the operator. DO NOT move closer until the operator has stopped work, made eye contact with you, and motions you past. Additionally, most of the machines have backup alarms installed. If you hear a loud pulsating beep, look around and make sure heavy equipment is not nearby. For more information, please e-mail jstratma@gustavus.edu or contact a Safety Committee member at https://gustavus.edu/security/osh/.

 

Upcoming events
Date Event
Today 10:30 am to noon Around the World w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/around-the-world-w-gabe-hwc-2/47937Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:30 am Men's Track and Field at Carleton Meet of Heartshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-carleton-meet-of-hearts/47363Northfield, Minn.
11:30 am Women's Track and Field at Carleton Meets of Heartshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-carleton-meets-of-hearts/47364Northfield, Minn.
1 pm Men's Basketball hosts Hamline Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-basketball-hosts-hamline-university-4/45884St. Peter, Minn.
1 pm Women's Tennis at University of Northern Iowahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-at-university-of-northern-iowa/47520Cedar Falls, Iowa
2 pm Women's Hockey hosts Bethel Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-hockey-hosts-bethel-university-3/45822St. Peter, Minn.
2 pm Women's Tennis hosts Southwest Minnesota Statehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-hosts-southwest-minnesota-state/47518St. Peter, Minn.
3 pm Women's Basketball hosts Hamline Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-basketball-hosts-hamline-university-4/45794St. Peter, Minn.
4 pm Men's Tennis at Saint John's Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-at-saint-john-s-university-2/47274Sartell, Minn.
6:30 pm Women's Tennis hosts University of Sioux Fallshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-hosts-university-of-sioux-falls-2/47519St. Peter, Minn.
710 pm Men's Hockey at Bethel Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-hockey-at-bethel-university-6/45207Blaine, Minn.
7:309:30 pm The Gustavus Choir Home Concert, 2016https://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-choir-home-concert-2016/46100Christ Chapel
810 pm Weekend Movie: The Internhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-the-intern/47777Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
TodayTomorrow Today at 10 pm to Tomorrow at 1 am PA SNL - Date Night on Icehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pa-snl-date-night-on-ice/48015Lund Center
Tomorrow 10 am to 5 pm Special Olympics Basketballhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/special-olympics-basketball/48022Lund Center Forum
10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/sunday-worship-with-holy-communion-sunday-worshipping-community-37/46053Christ Chapel
1 pm Gymnastics at Hamlinehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gymnastics-at-hamline-5/45856St. Paul, Minn.
3:305:30 pm The Gustavus Symphony Orchestra & Gustavus Jazz Lab Band Internation Tour Home Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-symphony-orchestra-gustavus-jazz-lab-band-internation-tour-home-concert/46101Bjorling Recital Hall
5:307 pm Friends of Music Reception for Gustavus Symphony Orchestra & Jazz Lab Bandhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/friends-of-music-reception-for-gustavus-symphony-orchestra-jazz-lab-band/47609Melva Lind Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum
67 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/47796Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47813Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
Feb 15 Gustie for a Dayhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-for-a-day-5/46937Gustavus Campus
Feb 1517 Intern in Sweden through the Wallenberg Internship Awardhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/intern-in-sweden-through-the-wallenberg-internship-award/47787Career Development
Feb 15 to Apr 24 Exhibitions on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art featuring works by Betsy Ruth Byers, B.J.O. Nordfeldthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/exhibitions-on-view-at-the-hillstrom-museum-of-art-featuring-works-by-betsy-ruth-byers-b-j-o-nordfeldt/48025Hillstrom Museum of Art
Feb 15 6:307:30 am Pure Movementhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement/47883Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
10 am to 3:30 pm College Possible Information Tablehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/college-possible-information-table/48049Lower Level of Campus Center
11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE-Pyramid w/ Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-pyramid-w-laurie/47618Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
4:306:30 pm Spring Involvement Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/spring-involvement-fair/47346Campus Center Banquet Rooms
56 pm HIIT (HWC) w/ Morgan and Christinahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-hwc-w-morgan-and-christina-2/47953Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
66:45 pm Strength Training w/Mata (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/strength-training-w-mata-hwc/47911Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
68 pm Gusties Connect 2016 - Sioux Fallshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gusties-connect-2016-sioux-falls/46803Tre Lounge, 601 W 33rd Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57105
78 pm Gustie Greeter Open Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-greeter-open-house-2/48115The Dive
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/47976Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Exploring Religious Questions Serieshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/exploring-religious-questions-series-6/47592Olin Room 103
79 pm Opening reception (7-9 p.m.) and gallery talk (7:30 p.m.) by Betsy Byers at the Hillstrom Museum of Arthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/opening-reception-7-9-p-m-and-gallery-talk-7-30-p-m-by-betsy-byers-at-the-hillstrom-museum-of-art/48024Hillstrom Museum of Art
Feb 16 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Boot Camp with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-boot-camp-with-brenda-2/47632Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
8:309:30 am Writing Program Open Help Sessionshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/writing-program-open-help-sessions/4754649er Room
11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47661Lund 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-2/47646Lund-3rd Floor Forum
2:305 pm Dr. Shakti Butler Workshop: Understanding White Culture as a 21st Century Leadership Skillhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/dr-shakti-butler-workshop-understanding-white-culture-as-a-21st-century-leadership-skill/47552Alumni Hall
56 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47828Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47855Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
Feb 17 11:30 am to 1 pm Soup and Sandwich Seminar: Semester in Indiahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/soup-and-sandwich-seminar-semester-in-india/48103Melva 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-2/47687Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
68 pm Gusties Connect 2016 - Phoenixhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gusties-connect-2016-phoenix/46969ASU Karsten, 1125 East Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85281
7 pm Men's Basketball hosts Saint John's Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-basketball-hosts-saint-john-s-university-4/45885St. Peter, Minn.
7 pm Women's Basketball at College of Saint Benedicthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-basketball-at-college-of-saint-benedict-6/45795Saint Joseph, Minn.
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47800Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
Feb 1820 Men's Swimming and Diving at MIAC Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-swimming-and-diving-at-miac-championships-5/45916Minneapolis, Minn.
Women's Swimming and Diving at MIAC Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-swimming-and-diving-at-miac-championships-5/45928Minneapolis, Minn.
Feb 18 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-brenda-2/47701Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
12:301:20 pm New Faculty Orientation Session (tenure-track only)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/new-faculty-orientation-session-tenure-track-only-15/45735Banquet Room B - Heritage Banquet Room
12:401:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Pyramid with Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-pyramid-with-laurie-2/47727Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
45 pm Thought Forms: A Fireside Chat at the Intersection of Science and Arthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/thought-forms-a-fireside-chat-at-the-intersection-of-science-and-art/47555Courtyard Café
56 pm Tabata w/Lydia and Christina (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/tabata-w-lydia-and-christina-hwc/47897Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
5:308:30 pm Gusties Connect 2016 - Tucsonhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gusties-connect-2016-tucson/46715Tucson, AZ
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47869Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78:30 pm #Ask a Muslim Panelhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/ask-a-muslim-panel/48116Board Room
78:30 pm The War on Drugs: Where Do We Go From Here?https://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-war-on-drugs-where-do-we-go-from-here/48112Alumni Hall
7:308:30 pm Physics Seminar - Industrial Machine Automationhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/physics-seminar-industrial-machine-automation/48021Olin Hall Room 220
Feb 19 Registration Deadlinehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/registration-deadline-13/37952Gustavus Campus
6:307:30 am Cardio Dance w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-w-gabe-hwc-2/47925Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
10:30 am to 3 pm Summer Camp Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/summer-camp-fair-3/47590Heritage Banquet Room
11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47662Lund 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-3/47746Lund-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-2/47714Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
2:453:45 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47842Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
57 pm Chili and Pie-Offhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/chili-and-pie-off/46482Interpretive Center
6 pm Gymnastics hosts UW-Eau Claire (Senior/Parent Night)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/gymnastics-hosts-uw-eau-claire-senior-parent-night/45857St. Peter, Minn.
69 pm Fun Friday: Straight out of the Ovenhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fun-friday-straight-out-of-the-oven/48095International Center Kitchen/Lounge
7 pm Women's Hockey at Hamline Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-hockey-at-hamline-university-6/45823St. Paul, Minn.
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/47977Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
7:0510:05 pm Men's Hockey hosts Hamline University (Senior Night)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-hockey-hosts-hamline-university-senior-night/45208St. Peter, Minn.
810 pm Love's Labour's Losthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/love-s-labour-s-lost/45836Anderson Theatre
810 pm Weekend Movie: Crimson Peakhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-crimson-peak/47778Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
1011:30 pm Gusties After Dark - Bingohttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gusties-after-dark-bingo-2/48017Dive
Feb 20 Theatre/Dance Scholarship Dayhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/theatre-dance-scholarship-day/46938Gustavus Campus
9 am to 5 pm Faculty Writing Retreat at ASIhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-writing-retreat-at-asi-19/45715American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407
10 am Men's Tennis hosts University of St. Thomashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-university-of-st-thomas-2/47275St. Peter, Minn.
10:30 am to noon Around the World w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/around-the-world-w-gabe-hwc-2/47938Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:30 am Men's Track and Field at Saint John's Quadhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-saint-john-s-quad/47365Collegeville, Minn.
11:30 am Women's Track and Field at Saint John's Quadhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-saint-john-s-quad/47366Collegeville, Minn.
noon Men's Tennis at Saint Mary's Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-at-saint-mary-s-university-4/47276Winona, Minn.
1 pm Men's Basketball hosts Carleton College (Senior Day)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-basketball-hosts-carleton-college-senior-day/45886St. Peter, Minn.
2 pm Women's Hockey hosts Hamline University (Senior Day)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-hockey-hosts-hamline-university-senior-day/45824St. Peter, Minn.
3 pm Women's Basketball hosts Carleton College (Senior Day)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-basketball-hosts-carleton-college-senior-day/45796St. Peter, Minn.
5:307:30 pm Lunar New Year Celebration 2016https://gustavus.edu/calendar/lunar-new-year-celebration-2016/48091Alumni Hall
710 pm Men's Hockey at Hamline Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-hockey-at-hamline-university-6/45209St. Paul, Minn.
810 pm Love's Labour's Losthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/love-s-labour-s-lost/45837Anderson Theatre
810 pm Weekend Movie: Crimson Peakhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-crimson-peak/47779Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
Feb 2021 Feb 20 at 10 pm to Feb 21 at 1 am Escape the Cold - CAB SNLhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/escape-the-cold-cab-snl/48090Lund Center Forum
Feb 2124 Intern in Sweden through the Wallenberg Internship Awardhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/intern-in-sweden-through-the-wallenberg-internship-award/47788Career Development
Feb 21 9 am to 5 pm Faculty Writing Retreat at Gustavushttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-writing-retreat-at-gustavus-13/45716The Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/sunday-worship-with-holy-communion-sunday-worshipping-community-37/46052Christ Chapel
24 pm Love's Labour's Losthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/love-s-labour-s-lost/45840Anderson Theatre
67 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/47978Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47814Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
Feb 22 6:307:30 am Pure Movementhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement/47884Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE-Pyramid w/ Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-pyramid-w-laurie/47619Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
56 pm HIIT (HWC) w/ Morgan and Christinahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-hwc-w-morgan-and-christina-2/47954Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
66:45 pm Strength Training w/Mata (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/strength-training-w-mata-hwc/47912Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
69 pm Paycheck to Paycheck: The Life and Times of Katrina Gilberhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/paycheck-to-paycheck-the-life-and-times-of-katrina-gilber/48093Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/47979Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Exploring Religious Questions Serieshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/exploring-religious-questions-series-6/47593Olin Room 103
Feb 23 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Boot Camp with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-boot-camp-with-brenda-2/47633Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
9 am to 6 pm Fund for Public Interest Information Tablehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fund-for-public-interest-information-table/48053Lower Level of Campus Center
10 am to noon Moodle Drop-in Hourshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/moodle-drop-in-hours/47459Olin 124 Lab

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