Inside Gustavus (October 3, 2013)
Volume 46, Number 5
Baker Lawley (English), along with fellow authors and writing professors Tommy Zurhellen (Marist College) and Jody Gehrman (Mendocino College), has co-founded a weekly podcast focusing on the teaching and practice of fiction writing. The podcast is titled Fiction School, and can be found on iTunes or on the web at fictionschool.com.
Doug Huff (Philosophy) was invited to attend a staged-reading of his play, A FAR SHORE (1st Runner-Up of the 2013 Woodward Interntional Playwriting Competition) at the University of New Hampshire (standing ovation) on Sept. 23.
Lynnea Myers (Nursing) presented a poster titled "Nursing Student Counselors’ Perceptions of their Role in a Summer Institute of Nursing" at the Sigma Theta Tau Mu Lambda Chapter Annual Research Forum on Wednesday, Sept. 25. The poster highlighted research Lynnea conducted exploring the possible motivations for students to participate in teaching roles such as that of a counselor through the Institute and the relationship to a potential future role in academic or clinical nursing education. Additionally, Lynnea served as a faculty sponsor at the forum for two Gustavus Nursing student presenters, Madeline Randall and Joshua Heinzen, who presented podium sessions on their independent student research projects. Madeline's presentation was titled “An Exploration of the Perceptions of High School Students Related to the Profession of Nursing” and Joshua's presentation was titled “Compassion Fatigue in Rural Midwestern Nurses”. Joshua co-presented with a student researcher at St. Olaf College and her faculty advisor, Nicole Beckmann '05.
Andy Biedermann (Print and Mail Services) received the 2013 Distinctive Service Award at the Association of College and University Printers annual conference. The award recognizes individuals and Colleges that innovative goals for growth while meeting continued production demands.
- The Mankato Free Press printed a story on Sunday, Sept. 29 about the Gustavus football team's 45-19 victory over St. Olaf. Student-athletes Jeffrey DuBose and Zach Dilger were both quoted in the story.
- The website boingboing.net posted a story on Sept. 30 about The Nobel Conference with a link to the live stream.
- Nobel Conference presenter and Rydell Professor S. James Gates appeared on Minnesota Public Radio's morning show The Daily Circuit on Monday, Sept. 30.
- Senior Cam Michelsen was quoted in an Oct. 1 USA Today story with the headline "Are men's centers essential for college campuses?"
- KEYC ran a story on its Tuesday, Oct. 1 newscasts about The Nobel Conference. Director of Media Relations Matt Thomas and several attendees were interviewed for the story.
- The Mankato Free Press printed front page stories on Wednesday, Oct. 2 about the first two lectures, given by Frank Wilczek and Tara Shears, on day one of the Nobel Conference.
- The Mankato Free Press printed stories on Thursday, Oct. 3 about the Nobel Conference lectures given by George Smoot and Larry Krauss.
- Gustavus alumna Katie DeSantis was featured in an Oct. 3 story in The Washington Informer, a weekly newspaper in Washington, D.C., that serves the African American population.
- Ashley DuBose, who attended Gustavus for her freshman and sophomore years, and was a member of the Class of 2011, auditioned on the NBC show The Voice this week. DuBose was selected to continue competing on the show and is on Adam Levine's team.
The following people have recently joined the Gustavus community:
* New Administrators
- Christopher Duhaime, Assistant Manager for the Annual Fund
From the President's Desk
I would like to thank the entire Gustavus community for yet another
successful Nobel Conference! I have learned and come to appreciate
over the past six years that it truly is a campus-wide effort to
pull off an event like The Nobel Conference. This event is part of
what makes Gustavus such a special place and we should all be very
proud of the fact that our hard work reflects well not only on the
Conference, but on the College as a whole.
I especially want to thank Dr. Chuck Niederriter and Dr. Steve Mellema for their leadership as Director and Chair of this year's conference. Dr. Niederriter has done an exceptional job in his position the past five years and has taken great care of the Conference as he now passes the torch on to our next Director, Dr. Scott Bur. I also want to thank all those who coordinated the logistics for the Conference and our faculty and students who hosted the presenters and helped coordinate the visits of our distinguished guests. Gusties Will Shine!
President's Cabinet Summary
The President's Cabinet met on Tuesday, Sept. 24 and discussed the following items:
- President Ohle breifly reviewed the agendas for the Sept. 25 Crown Council meeting and the Sept. 26-27 Board of Trustees meeting.
- A number of academic affairs issues were discussed, including the plans for the shared governance discussions among the Board of Trustees, faculty, and administrators; restricted fund proposal from the department chairs; updating and aligning Commission Gustavus 150 and the Academic Strategic Plan; faculty's willingness to collaborate with Institutional Advancement and Marketing and Communication in "telling the Gustavus story;" faculty grant-writing activity; and return on investment (ROI)/return on a Gustavus education (ROE) conversations.
News & Announcements
Employee Award Nominations...Nominations for the Augusta Carlson Schultz (outstanding support staff employee) and the Eric Norelius (outstanding administrative employee) awards should be turned in to the Office of Human Resources by Oct. 18.
Employee/Student Christian Fellowship Luncheon...Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 12-1 p.m. in Linner Lounge. The Gustavus Employee Fellowship group is hosting a lunch for leaders/reps from various Christian student organizations on campus. We are faculty, staff and administrators who gather monthly for fellowship and prayer. This lunch, provided by the Chaplains' Office, is an opportunity to connect with student groups.
LineUs Improv Comedy Show...The LineUs Improv Comedy Troupe is turning 10 years old and to celebrate they're putting on a special performance featuring current and former cast members going all the way back to the troupe's original players. The show is free and will start at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Alumni Hall.
African Studies Lecture...University of Minnesota professor Dr. Abdi Samatar will present a lecture titled "The Politics of Piracy in Somalia" at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 in Wallenberg Auditorium. Dr. Samatar's research focuses on the relationship between democracy and development in the Third World in general and Africa in particular. The event is free and open to the public.
October 8 Lecture...Dr. Toni Calasanti, Professor of Sociology at Virginia Tech University, will speak at Gustavus on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 4:30 p.m. in Room 101 of Beck Hall. Professor Calasanti's work challenges feminist thinking by highlighting age as a core site of social inequality. In her campus talk, she will show how taking age relationsinto account transforms what we know about gender. In particular, she will share some surprising findings from her research on spousal caregivers to make clear why age matters when we look at gender and care. Lecture is co-sponsored by the departments of economics and management and gender, women, and sexuality studies. The event is free and open to the public.
Gustie Breakfast...The St. Peter Gustie Breakfast will take place at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 in a Campus Center banquet room. This month's event features Pearl Leonard-Rock and Glen Lloyd from the Diversity Center. Cost is $8 for an individual or $15 per couple. RSVP to 507-933-6664 or email@example.com.
LALACS Lecture...Francisco Cerezo, a founding member of Comite Cerezo, an organization committed to promoting and defending the human rights of victims of political repression in Mexico, will speak at Gustavus on Wednesday, Oct. 9. His lecture is titled "The U.S., Drugs, and Guns in Mexico: Lessons from the Mexican Human Rights Organization Comite Cerezo" and will take place at 7 p.m. in Room 127 of Confer Hall. His lecture is sponsored by LALACS, Peace Studies, Sociology/Anthropology, and Political Science.
Bards in the Arb Visiting Writers Series...Join the English and Scandinavian Studies departments for an evening filled with original poetry and folk music from Bart and Ross Sutter. Event is from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8 in the Melva Lind Interpretive Center.
Daily Sabbath...All are invited to the worship services at 10 a.m. weekdays. The upcoming schedule is as follows.
- Monday, Oct. 7 (Pray): Digital prayer wall, prayers of the heart, prayers for the world. Post your prayers online. Music and silent prayer in Christ Chapel. Silent prayer in the Interfaith Space in the Campus Center.
- Tuesday, Oct. 8 (Discuss): Associate Provost and Dean Darrin Good will provoke the question "How can we put more "co" in the Gustavus "COmmunity?"
- Wednesday, Oct. 9 (Celebrate): Morning praise with the Choir of Christ Chapel
- Thursday, Oct. 10 (Re:vive): Worship led by Re:vive, Chaplain Grady St. Dennis preaching
- Friday, Oct. 11 (Play): To receive mobile updates from the Chaplains, text @GACCHAPLAINS to 23559.
Shared Governance Discussion...All members of the college community are invited to attend this open meeting, hosted in conjunction with the Board of Trustees, in order to contirbute their viewpoints as we work toward a shared understanding of shared governance at Gustavus. This discussion will take place between 2:30 and 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11 in the Board Room of the Jackson Campus Center.
Family Weekend...Family Weekend will take place Oct. 11-13 with a number of activities planned. Families are invited to attend classes throughout the day on Friday, Oct. 11. Pancake breakfasts will be hosted on Saturday, Oct. 12 in Norelius, Pittman and Sohre Halls. Workshops and panel discussions will take place on Oct. 12 between 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. in the Jackson Campus Center banquet rooms. Fall Fest in the Arb will take place between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. in the Linnaeus Arboretum on Oct. 12. A Family Weekend Worship Service will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13 in Christ Chapel. The Family Weekend Music Showcase will take place between 2 and 4 p.m. on Oct. 13 in Christ Chapel. Visit the College Calendar for a full list of Family Weekend events and activities.
A TIAA-CREF representative will be on campus on October 29, 30, and 31, 2013 for individual counseling sessions. Go online to schedule an appointment, or contact (866) 843-5640, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Retreats...Church Relations in the Center for Servant Leadership will host weekend confirmation retreats for First Lutheran Church of Le Sueur and Woodlake Lutheran Church of Richfield on Saturday, Oct. 5. The confirmation and retreat programs are a resource offered for youth of ELCA congregations who are members of the Gustavus Association of Congregations.
Exploring Religious Questions Series..."World Christianity: The Growth of Christianity in Contemporary Asia, Latin America, and Africa". This mini-course begins on Monday, Oct. 7 from 7-9 p.m. in Olin 103. The beginning session will be led by Marcia Bunge and will focus on introducing the subject of World Christianity by providing an overview of areas in which Christianity is rapidly growing today and by examining new theories about the reasons for and the significance of this growth. Exploring Religious Questions is sponsored by Church Relations in the Center for Servant Leadership.
Campus Fire Safety Month...The Minnesota State Fire Marshall's Office was recently on campus to film a Campus Fire Safety video that will be used as a resource for all Minnesota colleges and universities. Assisting with the video were Gustie students Summer Boettcher, Audi Dickey, Paget Pengelly and McCartney Renn. A dormitory fire drill was also captured in the footage as all the dorms practiced their evacuation procedures as part of State-wide and National Campus Fire Safety Month activities.
Campus fire safety is a serious issue. According to the National Fire Protection Association, more than 3,800 university housing fires occur each year in the United States, causing 5 deaths, 50 injuries and $26 million in property loss. There are various causes of campus fires, but the fundamental issue is general lack of knowledge about fire safety and prevention. Cooking is the leading cause of fires (over 83%), followed by arson, open flame, heating, and unintentional or careless behavior. Students can prepare for a safe new life away from home by following a few simple guidelines:
- When cooking, stay in the kitchen area and pay attention to the cooking process. Leaving food cooking unattended, for even a minute, can be deadly. If a pan starts on fire, cover it with a lid and turn off the stove. Never throw water on a grease fire as it will spread the fire.
- Never ignore fire alarms! Do not wait to see fire or smoke. If your keys and cell phone are close by, take them with as you evacuate and close your door behind you. Know the exit routes from your building and the designated evacuation area. Never go back into a building that is being evacuated. Your life is more important than your stuff!
- Campus housing is equipped with smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and fire suppression sprinklers that are inspected routinely. If you live off-campus, inspect your smoke and carbon monoxide detector and make sure the battery is changed at least once a year. This little alarm can save your life.
- Do not use candles or incense as they are a fire danger. Consider flameless candles that look and smell like real candles. Avoid overloading wall outlets and using extension cords. Consider use of a power strip.
- Smoking is the leading cause of fire fatalities and not allowed in Campus Housing. If off-campus, never smoke if too tired or impaired. Always put your cigarette out completely. Cigarettes can smolder for hours and start a fire long after you go to sleep.
- Alcohol consumption is often a factor in campus fire fatalities. Alcohol can impair judgment and hamper evacuation efforts. Assign an “event monitor” who stays unimpaired.
||Fall Registrationhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fall-registration-9/35167Gustavus Campus|
|Today 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-205/45039Christ Chapel|
|11 am to noon||Provost's Listening Posthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/provost-s-listening-post-4/42873Jackson Campus Center - Upper Level Tables|
|noon to 12:30 pm||WE- TRX with Troy Bansehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-trx-with-troy-banse-6/44453Lund-3rd Floor Forum|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Triple Threathttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-triple-threat/44468Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|4–5 pm||DEEP Spring break Showcasehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/deep-spring-break-showcase/45169Courtyard Café|
|5–6:30 pm||Daily Cultural Mixerhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-cultural-mixer-2/45170Courtyard Café|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance HMC Class w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe/44266Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|7–9 pm||Feminism and Secularismhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/feminism-and-secularism/45171Alumni Hall|
|7:30–9 pm||Physics Research Lecturehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/physics-research-lecture-6/45178Olin 220|
|9–10 pm||Greek Week: Trivia Nighthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/greek-week-trivia-night/45244Heritage Banquet Room|
|Tomorrow 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "Morning Prayer"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-morning-prayer-3/45040Christ Chapel|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE - Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga-2/44482Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Cardio Fithttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-cardio-fit/44496Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|2:30 pm||Baseball hosts Concordia College (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-hosts-concordia-college-dh-2/43517St. Peter, Minn.|
|3:30–8:30 pm||Softball at Augsburg College (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-at-augsburg-college-dh-2/43236Minneapolis, Minn.|
|4–5 pm||Know Your Votehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/know-your-vote/45172Courtyard Café|
|4:30–5:30 pm||HIIT w/ Carrie & Maggie (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-w-carrie-maggie-hwc/44281Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|4:30–6 pm||New Faculty Mentor/Mentee Social (tenure-track only)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/new-faculty-mentor-mentee-social-tenure-track-only-2/41787Banquet Room C - St. Peter Banquet Room|
|5–6:30 pm||Daily Cultural Mixerhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-cultural-mixer-3/451731009 ILS house|
|6–7 pm||Self Defense (HWC) w/ Antonhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/self-defense-hwc-w-anton/44254Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||2014-15 Out of Scandinavia Artist in Residence Lecture, Swedish Poet Aase Berghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/2014-15-out-of-scandinavia-artist-in-residence-lecture-swedish-poet-aase-berg/45060Melva Interpretive Center, Linnaeus Arboretum|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan-2/44295Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–9 pm||Greek Week: Cardboard Boat Raceshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/greek-week-cardboard-boat-races/45245Lund Swimming Pool|
|7–9 pm||Green House Tour and Socialhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/green-house-tour-and-social/45174Evelyn Young Dining Room|
|Apr 23 All day||Greek Week: Wear Your Letters Dayhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/greek-week-wear-your-letters-day/45246Everywhere|
|6:30–7:20 am||WE-Bootcamphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-bootcamp/44510Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-206/45041Christ Chapel|
|10 am to 2 pm||Sustainability Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/sustainability-fair/45179Campus Center Upper Level|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Kickboxinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-kickboxing/44527Lund 217|
|1:30–2:30 pm||GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-2/44118Chaplains Resource Room, Old Main 103|
|2:30–3:30 pm||TRX with Sarahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/trx-with-sara/444213rd Floor mats in Lund|
|2:30–5 pm||Well-being Fair!https://gustavus.edu/calendar/well-being-fair/44999Lund Arena|
|3:45–6 pm||Men's Tennis hosts Saint John's Universityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-saint-john-s-university-2/43811St. Peter, Minn.|
|5–6:30 pm||Daily Cultural Mixerhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-cultural-mixer-4/45176International Center|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance(HWC)w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney-2/44337Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||PBK Lecture "American Indians in the American Popular Imagination"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/pbk-lecture-american-indians-in-the-american-popular-imagination/45120Confer Hall 127|
|7–9 pm||Big Speaker: Scott Dikkershttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/big-speaker-scott-dikkers/44769Christ Chapel|
|7–9 pm||The Genius of Srinivasa Ramanujanhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-genius-of-srinivasa-ramanujan/44965Beck Hall 101|
|7:30–8:30 pm||Gustie Tankhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-tank-2/45228Courtyard Café|
|8:30–9:30 pm||Earth Hourhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/earth-hour/45177Pitman Bonfire Pitt|
|8:30–10:30 pm||FIKA! at the Swedish Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fika-at-the-swedish-house/44720Swedish House|
|Apr 24 All day||Withdraw Deadlinehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/withdraw-deadline-3/35169Gustavus Campus|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "Service of Recognition for Newly Tenured Faculty"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-service-of-recognition-for-newly-tenured-faculty/45042Christ Chapel|
|10 am to 4 pm||In Harmonyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/in-harmony/45224Lower Level of the Campus Center|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE-Step Aerobicshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-step-aerobics/44552Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga/44565Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|2:30–3:30 pm||Cardio Dance (HMC class) w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe-2/44351Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|2:30–4 pm||Global Opportunities After Gustavus: Work, Teach, or Volunteerhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/global-opportunities-after-gustavus-work-teach-or-volunteer/45126Center for Servant Leadership|
|2:30–4:30 pm||Faculty Meetinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-meeting-24/41931Alumni Hall|
|3–5 pm||Greek Week: Greek Socialhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/greek-week-greek-social/45247John's Family Courtyard|
|4–5 pm||Looking At The Pasthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/looking-at-the-past/45225Courtyard Café|
|4:30–6 pm||Faculty Shop Talkhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-shop-talk-47/41710Interpretive Center|
|6–7 pm||Self Defense (HWC) w/ Antonhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/self-defense-hwc-w-anton/44255Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7:30–8:30 pm||David Lim, Senior Organ Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/david-lim-senior-organ-recital/43833Christ Chapel|
|9–11 pm||Comedian: Pete Leehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/comedian-pete-lee/45111Courtyard Café|
|Apr 25 All day||Men's Track and Field hosts Drake Alternative/Alumni Meethttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-hosts-drake-alternative-alumni-meet-2/43935St. Peter, Minn.|
|All day||Women's Track and Field hosts Drake Alternative/Alumni Meethttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-hosts-drake-alternative-alumni-meet/43936St. Peter, Minn.|
||Saint John's University Spring Invitationalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/saint-john-s-university-spring-invitational/44133St. Cloud, Minn. and Monticello, Minn.|
|All day||Women's Golf at Carleton Colllege Spring Invitationalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-golf-at-carleton-colllege-spring-invitational/44139Northfield, Minn.|
|Apr 25 9 am to 3 pm||GACAC Business Meeting and Faith Conferencehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gacac-business-meeting-and-faith-conference/42180Christ Chapel and Alumni Hall|
|9:30 am to 4:30 pm||Justice, Faith and Climate Change – Connecting Community and Campushttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/justice-faith-and-climate-change-connecting-community-and-campus/45237Three Crowns Banquet Room, Jackson Campus Center|
|10 am to 2 pm||Cheerleading Tryoutshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cheerleading-tryouts-8/44943Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|1–6 pm||Softball hosts Hamline University (DH) (Senior Day)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-hosts-hamline-university-dh-senior-day/43237St. Peter, Minn.|
|1:30–2:30 pm||Katie Landreville, Senior Bassoon Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/katie-landreville-senior-bassoon-recital/43834Bjorling Recital Hall|
|2:30–5:30 pm||Men's Tennis at Carleton Collegehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-at-carleton-college-3/43814Northfield, Minn.|
|2:30–8:30 pm||Baseball at Macalester College (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-at-macalester-college-dh-3/43518St. Paul, Minn.|
|3:30–4:30 pm||Kendra Frey, violin and Matt Broschard, percussion, Joint Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/kendra-frey-violin-and-matt-broschard-percussion-joint-student-recital/43945Bjorling Recital Hall|
|4–7 pm||Women's Tennis at University of St. Thomashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-at-university-of-st-thomas-2/43682St. Paul, Minn.|
|5–6:30 pm||DLC BBQhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/dlc-bbq/45226The Arb|
|6–11 pm||Diversity Ballhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/diversity-ball/45175Alumni Hall|
|7:30–8:30 pm||Michael Eastwood, double bass, A Senior Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/michael-eastwood-double-bass-a-senior-recital/43946Bjorling Recital Hall|
|Apr 26 10:30–11:30 am||Sunday Worshiping Communityhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/sunday-worshiping-community-15/45043Christ Chapel|
|noon||Women's Tennis hosts College of Saint Benedicthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-hosts-college-of-saint-benedict-2/43684St. Peter, Minn.|
|noon to 3 pm||Men's Tennis at University of St. Thomashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-at-university-of-st-thomas-2/43815St. Paul, Minn.|
|1–6 pm||Softball at UW-Stout (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-at-uw-stout-dh-2/43238Menomonie, Wis.|
|1:30–2:30 pm||The Gustavus Percussion Ensemble Spring Concerthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/the-gustavus-percussion-ensemble-spring-concert-3/44156Bjorling Recital Hall|
|3–4 pm||Yoga Sculpt (HWC) w/ Hannahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/yoga-sculpt-hwc-w-hanna/44366Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|3:30–4:30 pm||Hannah Walters, viola & soprano, and Elizabeth Sherman, trumpet & piano, A Student Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/hannah-walters-viola-soprano-and-elizabeth-sherman-trumpet-piano-a-student-recital/44752Bjorling Recital Hall|
|5–6 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie/44407Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance (HMC class) w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe-3/44381Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7:30–8:30 pm||Tony Ouradnik, organ, A Senior Recitalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/tony-ouradnik-organ-a-senior-recital/43947Christ Chapel|
|Apr 27 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-207/45044Christ Chapel|
|2:30–8:30 pm||Baseball at Martin Luther College (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-at-martin-luther-college-dh-3/43519New Ulm, Minn.|
|4–5 pm||Tabata (HWC) w/ Kelseyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/tabata-hwc-w-kelsey/44207Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance (HWC) w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney/44222Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6:30–11:30 pm||Softball vs. College of St. Scholastica (DH) (U of Minn.)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-college-of-st-scholastica-dh-u-of-minn/43239Minneapolis, Minn.|
|7–8 pm||Stress Bustershttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/stress-busters-2/44918Konferensrum, Campus Center|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan/44237Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|Apr 28 4:30–7 am||Screening: Poverty, Inc. Fighting poverty is big business. But who profits the most?https://gustavus.edu/calendar/screening-poverty-inc-fighting-poverty-is-big-business-but-who-profits-the-most/45230Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-208/45045Christ Chapel|
|noon to 12:30 pm||WE- TRX with Troy Bansehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-trx-with-troy-banse-6/44454Lund-3rd Floor Forum|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Triple Threathttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-triple-threat/44469Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance HMC Class w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe/44267Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|Apr 29 All day||MAYDAY! Peace Conference 2015https://gustavus.edu/calendar/mayday-peace-conference-2015/44939Christ Chapel|
|All day||Men's Track and Field at MSU, Mankato Invitationalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-msu-mankato-invitational/43937Mankato, Minn.|
|All day||Women's Track and Field at MSU, Mankato Invitationalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-msu-mankato-invitational/43938Mankato, Minn.|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "MAYDAY"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-mayday/45046Christ Chapel|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE - Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga-2/44483Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Cardio Fithttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-cardio-fit/44497Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|2:30–8:30 pm||Baseball hosts William Penn University (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-hosts-william-penn-university-dh/43520St. Peter, Minn.|
|4:30–5:30 pm||HIIT w/ Carrie & Maggie (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-w-carrie-maggie-hwc/44282Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6–7 pm||Self Defense (HWC) w/ Antonhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/self-defense-hwc-w-anton/44256Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan-2/44296Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8:15 pm||Coffeehouse: Paint-A-Pot, DIY Chia Pets, and Disney Musichttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/coffeehouse-paint-a-pot-diy-chia-pets-and-disney-music/45240Johns Family Courtyard|
|7–8:20 pm||China and global environmental change: A personal and limnological perspectivehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/china-and-global-environmental-change-a-personal-and-limnological-perspective/45067Olin 103|
|Apr 30 6:30–7:20 am||WE-Bootcamphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-bootcamp/44511Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-209/45047Christ Chapel|
|1:30–2:30 pm||GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-2/44119Chaplains Resource Room, Old Main 103|
|2:30–3:30 pm||TRX with Sarahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/trx-with-sara/444223rd Floor mats in Lund|
|5:30–11:59 pm||Jersey Boys Bus Triphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/jersey-boys-bus-trip/45088Three Flags|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance(HWC)w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney-2/44338Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6–8 pm||Phi Beta Kappa Induction Ceremonyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/phi-beta-kappa-induction-ceremony-4/42890Three Crowns Room|
|8:30–9:30 pm||Living Stateless: Documentary Screening and Conversation with Filmmaker Matt Fillmorehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/living-stateless-documentary-screening-and-conversation-with-filmmaker-matt-fillmore/45210Beck 101|
|8:30–10:30 pm||FIKA! at the Swedish Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fika-at-the-swedish-house/44721Swedish House|
||Men's Track and Field at Hamline Meet of the UnSaintlyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-and-field-at-hamline-meet-of-the-unsaintly/43939St. Paul, Minn.|
|All day||Women's Track and Field at Hamline Meet of the UnSaintlyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-hamline-meet-of-the-unsaintly/43940St. Paul, Minn.|
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