Inside Gustavus (May 19, 2011)

Volume 43, Number 33

Faculty/Staff Activities

John Lammert (biology) wrote story-based clinical cases that accompany chapters in Bauman, Microbiology with Body Systems, 3rd ed, (Pearson Benjamin Cummings). He is listed as a clinical consultant on the title page.

Barbara Fister (library) has been asked to speak at an international symposium at UCLA on "Steig Larsson and Scandinavian Crime Fiction," to be held May 20-21. Her talk, "Conventionally Unconventional: Lisbeth Salander's Sisters in Crime," will focus on the Millennium Trilogy's roots in feminist crime fiction of the 20th century.

Work by Priscilla Briggs (art & art history) is featured in “EA$T/WE$T: A Global Look at Capitalism” from May 14 through June 18, 2011, at the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art in New Harmony, Ind.

Ron Rietz (MCS) gave a talk titled "An Elementary Integral Formula for Products of Functions with Proportional Second Derivatives" at the spring meeting of the North Central Section of the Mathematical Association of America at Carleton College.

John Holte (MCS) gave a talk titled "Small-sample confidence intervals for proportions" at the spring meeting of the North Central Section of the Mathematical Association of America held at Carleton College.

On May 5, Judy Douglas (drug & alcohol education), Sara Sletten, and Amy Pehrson (both Center for Servant Leadership) completed "Connecting Nicollet County", a year-long community and leadership development program. In its inaugural year, a cohort group of 22 participants met monthly from September to May. Participants visited all the communities in Nicollet County, touring businesses, agricultural industries, natural resources, and historic sites. They met community leaders and explored community assets, along with participating in leadership sessions and skill development.

Ray Thrower (Campus Safety) presented a training session on "Critical Incidents That Happen on Campuses of Higher Education" on Tuesday, May 10, at the University of Saskatchewan. The audience consisted of the University of Saskatchewan Board of Regents, the president, president's cabinet, and local city officials. On Thursday, May 12, he presented a training session on "Community Policing" to the Canadian Association of Campus Public Administrators-West. On Wednesday, May 18, he was the keynote presenter at the Bose Conference in Colorado Springs, Colo.

A solo exhibition by Greg Mueller (Sesquicentennial Sculptor) opens Thursday, May 26, and runs through Sept. 1 at the Anne Wright Wilson Gallery of Georgetown College, Ky. “(un)-Realized Visions” will include sculpture of reclaimed agricultural salvage and recycled cast iron. Also on view will be large-scale print compositions documenting his collaborative process with art students, dancers, local communities, and his public art team, GMW.

Coughlan Companies of Mankato recently provided $500 worth of books from among their publications to Debra Pitton (education). The texts, primarily Spanish-English children's books, will be shipped to Chimbote, Peru, for use by the students in Pitton's course in January 2012. Gustauvus students will be establishing a small English language library and teaching basic English language skills to the children and youth of a mission complex in Chimbote.

Funding Opps

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

  • Fulbright Scholar Program... The Fulbright Scholar Program of the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) offers grants for college faculty to lecture and conduct research in more than 130 countries around the world. Faculty at every academic rank are eligible. Fulbright awards are available from two months to an academic year or longer. Grant stipends and benefits vary by country or regional program and type of award. The deadline for applications is August 1. For more information, please visit the CIES website.

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:

  • Gustavus senior Chris Wiens is featured in the Minnesota Private College Council's May Newsletter.  Link: http://www.mnprivatecolleges.org/news-events/newsletters/may-2011-newsletter/....
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story written by Gustavus student Lauren Damrow about a group of Gustavus nursing students who participated in a service-learning program in Petatlán, Mexico (St. Peter's sister city). The article appeared in the Thursday, May 19, edition of the newspaper.
  • The St. Peter Herald printed a story in its May 19 edition about the Rev. Rodney L. Anderson being named Interim Senior Chaplain at the College.
  • Gustavus women's golfer Rikka Holiday was featured in a Bozeman Daily Chronicle (Montana) story regarding her performance at the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships. Holiday finished in a tie for sixth place individually.

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).

 

 

President's Cabinet Summary

The President’s Cabinet met on May 10 and May 17, 2011, and discussed the following items:

  • Emergency operations training was planned for incoming Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Mark Braun and Dean of Students and Vice President for Student Life JoNes Van Hecke, and any existing emergency operations personnel interested in refreshing skills. Arrangements were discussed for the next periodic tabletop exercise for emergency operations personnel. Both training and exercise will take place this summer.
  • The Cabinet approved increased hours for the High Risk Drinking Initiative’s administrative assistant. Grant funds will be used for this purpose
  • A faculty proposal for a Sexual Assault Education and Title IX Coordinator was discussed.
  • Given the expected strong first-year and transfer enrollment for the fall, members reviewed plans for adjustments in housing, budget, courses, etc.
  • Departmental budgets were discussed, including questions about summer expenditures, particularly related to student employment.
  • Activities of the May 15-16 Board of Trustees meeting were reviewed.
  • The agenda of the all-employee meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 26 was discussed. Progress toward the 2010-11 institutional goals will be reviewed at the meeting.

 

News & Announcements

All-Employee Meeting... All employees are invited to attend an all-employee meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 26, at 10:30 a.m. in Alumni Hall. Progress on 2010-11 institutional goals and information on College finances will be presented. 

Campus Drive and Campus Main Entrance Closure Notification... Portions of Campus Drive will be closed for roadwork May 31-June 8.

  • The main College Avenue entrance will be closed May 31-June 3. Use an alternate entrance (Jefferson Ave./south entrance or Grace Street/north entrance).
  • Campus Drive from the main entrance at College Avenue up the northside hill to the corner at Uhler Hall will be closed May 31-June 3.
  • Campus Drive from the main entrance south to the Jefferson Avenue entrance will be closed May 31-June 8. The Jefferson Avenue entrance will remain accessible throughout, but traffic will only be able to turn to the left (west) at the junction with Campus Drive.
  • The main entrance at College Avenue should reopen June 3, with traffic only able to turn north toward Uhler/Complex until June 8.

Closure dates are subject to change due to weather/work progress; check the Campus Safety web page for updates at gustavus.edu/safety and note posted barricades and signage. Please allow extra travel time for entering campus, inform any campus visitors you might have about the closing, and contact Campus Safety or Physical Plant if you have any questions.

Ushers Still Needed for Commencement... Ushers are still needed for commencement exercises on Sunday, May 29. Ushers should arrive by noon, and may leave after the ceremony starts at 2 p.m. Contact Dana Lamb at dlamb@gustavus.edu or x7550 to volunteer.

Last Newsletter of the 2010-11 Academic Year... This week's Inside Gustavus (May 19) is the final one of the 2010-11 academic year. Weekly online publication will resume on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, for the 2011-12 year. To announce events and information to the College community during the summer months, the Office of Marketing and Communication will publish the Summer Scoop online on a monthly basis (tentatively June 23, July 21, and August 18).

New Photo Kiosk in Print Services... Print Services now has a picture kiosk. It prints while you wait on Kodak photo paper. There's no need to go downtown or to Mankato for photos anymore. Greeting cards, thank you cards, and calendar templates are also available. Selected prices for personal photos: 4” x 6” = 25¢, 5” x 7” = $1.49, 6” x 8” = $1.89; for greeting cards: 4” x 6” = 52¢; for personalized 12-month calendar: $2.49. Stop in and check it out today.

Reminder from Advancement... As we draw close to the end of the current fiscal year, please be sure to check your campus mail for any gifts to the College. If you receive any donations to Gustavus or your department, deliver them to the Office of Institutional Advancement on or before May 31, 2011. Thank you for your help and promptness with this request. If you have any questions, please contact Ann Johnson at x6515 or ajohns13@gustavus.edu.

Printer/Copier Open House... Three vendors will participate in an Open House on Tuesday, May 24, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Heritage Room in the Jackson Campus Center. During the open house the equipment with computer connection will be available for testing. Please stop by and feel free to bring a memory stick with documents you want to print. You may either work on the machine directly or through a computer connection set up in the Heritage Room. After the demo, Naomi quiram (Print & Mail Services) would like your feedback on what meets your needs as well as the needs of your department.

Farewell Reception for VP Gwen Freed... The Offices of the President and Marketing and Communication invite the campus community to a farewell reception in honor of Gwen Freed, Vice President for Marketing and Communication, on Friday, May 27, 9:30-11 a.m., in the Heritage Room. A brief program will be held at 10:15 a.m. Please join us as we bid farewell to a great colleague.

 

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, May 20 - Bethany Ringdal (senior student)
  • Sunday, May 22 - Paul Lutter (religion)
  • Monday, May 23 - Taizé
  • Tuesday, May 24 - Litany for Travelers

Staff Picnic Coming Up on June 1... All College employees are invited to the annual Staff Picnic, to be held this year on Wednesday, June 1, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Evelyn Young Dining Room.

 

Off-Campus Events of Interest

Documentary on Dakota Conflict Will Show... A free public showing of the documentary Dakota Conflict will be held at the Nicollet County Historical Society Treaty Site, Saturday, May 21, at 4:30 p.m. Garrison Keillor narrates a balanced look at both sides: settlers and native Indians. The showing is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Mankato Symphony Orchestra, which will also tour the Sioux Agencies with a program featuring original music by Native American composer Brent Michaels Davids. Tour kickoff is Sunday, May 22, 3 p.m. at West High School in Mankato. Guest performers include Davids on flute and the Maza Kute Drummers.

Public Health Forum Offered... A public forum on "Health Care in St. Peter: You Have Choices" is scheduled for Monday, June 6, at 7 p.m. in the Senior Room at the St. Peter Community Center. Representatives from St. Peter Clini -Mayo Health System, River's Edge Clinic and Hospital, Daniels Clinic, and Nicollet County Public Health will be speaking about current offerings and new initiatives at their respective facilities. The forum is sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

County Fair Sponsors Barbecue... The Nicollet County Fair board announces its second "Kick 'n Country Barbecue" event on Saturday, May 21, 4 p.m. to midnight. Bands featured are the Eagle River Band and Bad Habits. Zesty barbecue will be grilled by Nicollet County Pork Producers and 2 Pigs BBQ. Full bar, pop, snacks and fun! Cost is $5 per person (12 and under free). Outdoor event if the weather permits; in the Annexstad Building if cold or rainy. Corporate sponsors are Swine Vet Clinic, Volk Electric, Locher Bros., Red Men Club, and Kwik Trip. All proceeds from this event go to improving the Nicollet County Fairgrounds. Any questions, contact Ann Volk at nicolletcountyfair@gmail.com or 931-5816.

 

Congregational Outreach

Preaching in Congregations... Grady St. Dennis (Center for Servant Leadership) will be preaching at Christ the King Lutheran Church in New Ulm on Saturday, May 21, at 5:30 p.m. and on Sunday, May 22, at 9 a.m. Christ the King is a member of the Gustavus Association of Congregations. This ministerial program is a resource coordinated by Church Relations and Community Engagement in the Center for Servant Leadership.

 

Facility Hours

Library Hours for Finals... Thursday, May 19, and Friday, May 20: 8 a.m.-2 a.m.; Saturday, May 21: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, May 22, and Monday, May 23: 8 a.m.-2 a.m.; Tuesday, May 24: 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

Library Hours for After Finals... (Post Finals and Commencement Weekend) Wed., May 25-Friday, May 27: 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Sat., May 28-Mon., May 30: CLOSED.

And, Library Hours for Summer... Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

 

Plugs

House/Farm and Alpacas for Sale... Picture-perfect country living at its best. Newly remodeled two-story home on 10 acres, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths. Updates include mechanicals, windows, siding, roof, kitchen, flooring, and more. All 4 bedrooms on the same floor w/ main-floor bathroom & laundry. All appliances included. Newer well & septic. Full attic for future expansion. Outbuildings include 80x46 barn with hayloft, fencing, and stables, 100x48 machine shed, 84x40 Quonset, additional 24x16 shed, 50x15 chicken barn w/ additional granary and grain bins. Alpacas sold separately as well; 17 available—inquiries welcome. Contact Kathy at x6514 or 952-994-4560 (cell) or kerlands@gustavus.edu for more information.

Basement Apartment for Rent... Private entrance. Large living room, bedroom, kitchen, bath. Partially furnished. No pets; no smoking. Two blocks from Gustavus campus (818 Grace St.). Monthly rent $500 including utilities. Available July 2011. Contact Aaron or Mary Everett at 507-934-0048 or everettmaryt@gmail.com.

For Rent... One-bedroom apartment. Completely furnished, all utilities except laundry and phone. No smoking, no pets. Call Gene Lund at 931-1913.

For Sale... 2003 Mercury Grand Marquis LSE, 73,000 miles, new tires, leather seats, power AM/FM/cassette/CD radio. Driver and passenger 8-way power seats with lumbar support. Traction control, heated power side mirrors. NADA listed at $9550, selling for $7995. Very clean. Please call Pat at 507-327-8161.

"Plugs" is maintained as a forum by which members of the Gustavus community may offer goods and/or 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 or 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
Today to Tomorrow Women's Golf at Carleton Invitationalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-golf-at-carleton-invitational-6/48325Hastings, Minn.
Today 511 pm Diversity Awards Banquethttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/diversity-awards-banquet-5/48643Alumni Hall
810 pm Omega Kappa Charity Concert for Africa Jamhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/omega-kappa-charity-concert-for-africa-jam/48709Lund Arena and Lund Center
810 pm Weekend Movie: The Hateful Eighthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-the-hateful-eight/48642Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall
Tomorrow 10:3011:30 am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion (Sunday Worshipping Community)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/sunday-worship-with-holy-communion-sunday-worshipping-community-37/46043Christ Chapel
noon Men's Golf vs. University of St. Thomashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-golf-vs-university-of-st-thomas-2/48814Jordan, Minn.
1 pm Softball vs. St. Catherine (DH) (Senior Day)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-st-catherine-dh-senior-day/47508St. Peter, Minn.
1 pm Women's Tennis at Macalester Collegehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-at-macalester-college-2/47533St. Paul, Minn.
1:302:30 pm The Gustavus Percusion Ensemble Spring Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-percusion-ensemble-spring-concert/48070Bjorling Recital Hall
2 pm Baseball vs. UM-Morris (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-vs-um-morris-dh/48698St. Peter, Minn.
3:304:30 pm Iain McCrory, euphonium, A Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/iain-mccrory-euphonium-a-student-recital/48075Bjorling Recital Hall
67 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48004Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47823Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
7:308:30 pm Chase Fasbender, baritone, A Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/chase-fasbender-baritone-a-student-recital/48076Bjorling Recital Hall
May 2 6:307:30 am Pure Movementhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement/47893Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
1010:20 am Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-361/48822Christ Chapel
May 26 May 2 at 10 am to May 6 at 6 pm College Republicans Spring Fundraiserhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/college-republicans-spring-fundraiser/48802Outside of the Caf
May 2 11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE-Pyramid w/ Lauriehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-pyramid-w-laurie/47628Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
3:304:30 pm 2017 Nobel Conference "Reproductive Technologies" Discussion Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/2017-nobel-conference-reproductive-technologies-discussion-group/4813149er Room
56 pm HIIT (HWC) w/ Morgan and Christinahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-hwc-w-morgan-and-christina-2/47963Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
66:45 pm Strength Training w/Mata (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/strength-training-w-mata-hwc/47921Lund 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/48171Gustavus Board Room, Jackson Campus Center
78 pm Zumba (HWC) w/McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie-3/48005Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Join the Writing Center's International Write-In event!https://gustavus.edu/calendar/join-the-writing-center-s-international-write-in-event/48829Courtyard Café
7:309 pm Out of Scandinavia Artist-in-Residence Sofia Jannok speaks in the Department of Music Colloquium serieshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/out-of-scandinavia-artist-in-residence-sofia-jannok-speaks-in-the-department-of-music-colloquium-series/48739Bjorling Hall
May 3 66:40 am WE Fitness Class-Boot Camp with Brendahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-boot-camp-with-brenda-2/47642Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
6:157 am Power Bootcamp w/ Kaitlin (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/power-bootcamp-w-kaitlin-hwc-4/48296Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)
1010:20 am Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-362/48823Christ Chapel
11:35 am to 12:15 pm WE Fitness Class-Yoga with Kellyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-yoga-with-kelly-3/47681Lund 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-2/47656Lund-3rd Floor Forum
3:30 pm Softball at Concordia (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-at-concordia-dh/47507Moorhead, Minn.
56 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47838Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78 pm Cardio Dance Jam w/ Kayla (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-jam-w-kayla-hwc/47865Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
78:30 pm Bards in the Arb reading: Kaethe Schwehnhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/bards-in-the-arb-reading-kaethe-schwehn/48806Melva Lind Interpretive Center
May 4 1010:20 am Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-363/48824Christ Chapel
11:40 am to 12:20 pm WE Fitness Class-Step with Stephhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-fitness-class-step-with-steph-2/47697Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
2:308:30 pm Baseball vs. Bethel (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-vs-bethel-dh/47221St. Peter, Minn.
3 pm Men's Track and Field at MSU Twilight Meethttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-msu-twilight-meet/47387Mankato, Minn.
3 pm Women's Track and Field at MSU Twilight Meethttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-msu-twilight-meet/47388Mankato, Minn.
6:307:30 pm Coffeehouse Paint-A-Pothttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/coffeehouse-paint-a-pot/48716John's Family Courtyard
78 pm Dance 4 Fun w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/dance-4-fun-w-gabe-hwc-2/47810Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
79 pm Teach-in Panel on Indigenous Issues featuring Sofia Jannok, indigenous Sámi singer and environmental activist, in conversation with local and regional community members, scholars, and activistshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/teach-in-panel-on-indigenous-issues-featuring-sofia-jannok-indigenous-s-mi-singer-and-environmental-activist-in-conversation-with-local-and-regional-community-members-scholars-and-activists/47586Alumni Hall
May 56 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.
May 5 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
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
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)
67:30 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
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
910 pm Pure Movement (HWC) w/Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/pure-movement-hwc-w-gabe/48275Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
May 6 Softball vs. MIAC Playoffshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-miac-playoffs/47514TBA
May 67 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.
May 6 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
2:453:45 pm Liberate the Booty w/ Gabe (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/liberate-the-booty-w-gabe-hwc-2/47851Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)
4:30 pm Men's Tennis hosts MIAC Playoff Semifinalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-miac-playoff-semifinal/48808St. Peter, 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)
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
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
7:309:30 pm The Gustavus Spring Choral Showcasehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-spring-choral-showcase/48079Christ Chapel
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 1013 Men's Golf at NCAA Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-golf-at-ncaa-championships-4/48331Rochester, N.Y.
Women's Golf at NCAA Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-golf-at-ncaa-championships-3/48326Houston, Texas
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

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