Inside Gustavus (January 23, 2014)
Volume 46, Number 17
Ursula Lindqvist and Kjerstin Moody (Scandinavian Studies) attended the MLA Conference in Chicago, January 9-12. Both Lindqvist and Moody have served/serve on the Executive Committee of the Scandinavian Languages and Literature Discussion Group, with Lindqvist just finishing her fifth year and Moody just beginning her first of a five-year appointment on the Committee.
- Alum Eric Butorac and Gustavus have been featured by a number of state media outlets during his run to the Australian Open finals including the Star Tribune and Pioneer Press.
- KEYC-TV and the Metro Lutheran covered the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture on Monday, Jan. 20.
- The Mankato Free Press printed a story on Thursday, Jan. 23 about Bruce McClain's upcoming gallery talk at the Hillstrom Museum of Art.
- Lead Custodian/Heavy Duty Float
For more information on the aforementioned position(s), call Human Resources (x7304).
News & Announcements
Looking for Piano Students...The Gustavus Piano Lab School has openings for a few new piano students starting in February. We are looking for children in grades 1-4 who would like to begin piano lessons, studying with a Gustavus student teacher. Interested parents should contact Rebekah Richards, director of the program at email@example.com. More information about the program is available online.
Registration is now open for the fourth annual Gustavus Women in Leadership Conference, which will take place on April 10 at the American Swedish Institute. This year's conference is titled "Leadership For the Greater Good: How Talented Women Thrive" and will feature keynote speakers Sarah Cuthill '85 and Margaret Anderson Kelliher '90, along with several other business professionals who will lead various breakout sessions. Tickets are $25 for students, $35 for recent graduates and $75 for the general public, and can be purchased online. More information is available on the Conference's website.
GWO in Europe...The Gustavus Wind Orchestra is currently in the middle of its international concert tour in Central Europe. You can follow the ensemble's trip by going online to touring.blog.gustavus.edu.
Three Cheers for Booty...Eric "Booty" Butorac '03 has advanced to the finals of the men's doubles draw at the Australian Open in Melbourne. Butorac and his partner Raven Klaasen of South Africa will face the No. 14 seeds Lukasz Kubot and Robert Lindstedt in the finals on Saturday night (early Saturday morning in the United States). You can watch the match live online at espn3.com.
Moe Lecture...This year's Moe Lecture in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies will feature Nigerian-American writer Chimamanda Adichie on March 10. Adichie is the author of of the novels Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun. This year's Moe Lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall. More details to be announced later.
Time to LOL...Comedian Beth Stelling, who has appeared on Conan O'Brien's late night show, will perform at 8:30 p.m. in Alumni Hall on Friday, Jan. 24.
Daily Sabbath Schedule...
- Friday, Jan. 24: Speed Faithing; Meet in The Dive to have some fun, guided conversations about faith in a format similar to speed dating; led by Darcy Coulter '14
- Monday, Jan. 27: Matthew Glaser '16
- Tuesday, Jan. 28: Deb Stehlin, Director for Evangelical Mission and Assistant to the Bishop Minneapolis Area Synod, ELCA
- Wednesday, Jan. 29: Morning Praise
- Thursday, Jan. 30: Re:vive; Amy Pehrson, Center for Servant Leadership
Oscar Party…The Creative Play Place invites you to join us in
celebrating the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at 5 p.m.
at Patrick's on Third. There will be Oscar watching, contests and games,
bingo, exciting entertainment, prizes, and much more! Tickets are $30
per couple and include appetizer, red velvet cake, and choice of pitcher
of beer or bottle of wine; $10 per child includes red velvet cake and
root beer. Purchase tickets in advance at the Creative Play Place,
Patrick’s, or through a Creative Play Place board member. Proceeds from
this fundraiser help keep the Creative Play Place open and free for all!
- Grant Douglas Rorem '14, age 23, of Minnetonka, passed away on Jan. 20. Grant was a senior Physics major and a 2009 graduate of Hopkins High School. He was a wonderful and loving son, brother, fiancé, grandson, nephew, cousin, and friend. Preceded in death by grandparents Bill and Dorothy Jean Williams, grandmother Betty Rorem, and cousin Zoya Sulzen. Survived by parents Bruce and Carol, brother Garrett, "adopted brother" Justin Shanedling, fiancée Lindsey Hjelm '13, Lindsey's parents Rick and Melanie, Lindsey's brother Sam Hjelm '15, grandfather Harold Rorem, aunts, uncles, cousins, as well as many other relatives and friends. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 24 from 4-8 p.m. at Washburn-McReavy Eden Prairie Chapel. Funeral service will be Saturday, Jan. 25 at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service at Grace Church, 9301 Eden Prairie Road (enter through door #4) in Eden Prairie. Memorials preferred to Relay for Life, FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes), or Two Rivers Vineyard Church in Mankato.
To inform the campus community of the death of a current student, employee, or trustee; an emeritus professor or trustee; or an immediate family member of a current employee, contact the Office of the President (x7538 or firstname.lastname@example.org). Death announcements and funeral notices for students, current and emeritus faculty and employees, and trustees will be sent to the community via written notice from the president, posted on community-l, the official campus-wide e-mail list, and published in the Inside Gustavus or Summer Scoop. Notices for immediate family members of current employees will be published in the Inside Gustavus or the Summer Scoop unless they occur during a publication break, in which case they will be posted on employee-l.
Now Enrolling...St. Peter Community Childcare Center is state licensed and offers Creative Curriculum that encourages social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth. Full-time and part-time care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years is given by professional staff emphasizing in school readiness. Please call Rhonda at 507-934-3606 or email email@example.com for more information.
Carpool...Do you commute to Gustavus from the metro area of Minneapolis, Richfield, Edina or Bloomington (Highway 169 or 62 corridors)? Interested in starting a car pool for Tuesday and Thursday mornings? Contact Nicole Conti at firstname.lastname@example.org
"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.
|Today 2:30–3:30 pm||Female Power Hourhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/female-power-hour/44765Lund Weight Room|
|5–7:30 pm||Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Coursehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/mindfulness-based-stress-reduction-mbsr-course/43960Mayo Clinic Health System, 1900 North Sunrise Drive, Suite 200, St. Peter|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance HMC Class w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe/44260Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|7–9 pm||Building Bridges Week: "Happy, Healthy, Hot" Workshophttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/building-bridges-week-happy-healthy-hot-workshop/44739Heritage Room|
|Tomorrow All day||Baseball at William Penn University (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-at-william-penn-university-dh/43505Oskaloosa, Iowa|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-174/44779Christ Chapel|
|11:30 am to 2:30 pm||Gustavus Health Professions Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-health-professions-fair-3/42381Heritage and St. Peter Banquet Rooms|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE - Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga-2/44476Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
||Red Cross Blood Drivehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/red-cross-blood-drive-5/44768Alumni Hall|
|Tomorrow 12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Cardio Fithttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-cardio-fit/44490Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|4:30–5:30 pm||HIIT w/ Carrie & Maggie (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-w-carrie-maggie-hwc/44275Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6:30–7:30 pm||Building Bridges Week: "The Purity Myth" Screeninghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/building-bridges-week-the-purity-myth-screening/44740Beck 101|
|7–8 pm||Female Power Hourhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/female-power-hour/44766Lund Weight Room|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan-2/44289Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|8–8:30 pm||Lenten Vespershttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/lenten-vespers/44825Christ Chapel|
|Mar 5 6:30–7:20 am||WE-Bootcamphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-bootcamp/44504Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "Building Bridges Preview"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-building-bridges-preview/44781Christ Chapel|
|11:30 am to 1:30 pm||Building Bridges Week: 20th Anniversary Cakehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/building-bridges-week-20th-anniversary-cake/44741Jackson Campus Center - Upper Level Tables|
|12:30–1:20 pm||New Faculty Orientation Sessionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/new-faculty-orientation-session-84/41784Banquet Room C - St. Peter Banquet Room|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Kickboxinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-kickboxing/44521Lund 217|
|1:30–2:30 pm||GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-2/44111Chaplains Resource Room, Old Main 103|
|2:30–3:30 pm||Female Power Hourhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/female-power-hour/44767Lund Weight Room|
|2:30–3:30 pm||TRX with Sarahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/trx-with-sara/444153rd Floor mats in Lund|
|4:30–5:30 pm||Grief Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/grief-support-group-2/44682Chaplain's Resource Room|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance(HWC)w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney-2/44331Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8:30 pm||"After Edward Snowden: The NSA, Your Cellphone, and the Challenge of Preserving Privacy in the Digital Age"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/after-edward-snowden-the-nsa-your-cellphone-and-the-challenge-of-preserving-privacy-in-the-digital-age/44090Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall|
|8:30–10:30 pm||FIKA! at the Swedish Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fika-at-the-swedish-house/44715Swedish House|
||Men's Track & Field MIAC Indoor Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-track-field-miac-indoor-championships/43922Moorhead, Minn.|
|All day||Women's Track and Field at MIAC Indoor Championshipshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-track-and-field-at-miac-indoor-championships-2/43928Moorhead, Minn.|
|Mar 6 3:30–4:30 am||2nd MCS Art Exhibitionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/2nd-mcs-art-exhibition/447993rd Floor F. W. Olin Hall Gustavus Adolphus College|
||MCS Department Art Exhibitionhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/mcs-department-art-exhibition/44724Third Floor Olin Foyer|
|Mar 6 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "Interfaith Peace Prayers"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-interfaith-peace-prayers/44783Christ Chapel|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE-Step Aerobicshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-step-aerobics/44546Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga/44559Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|2:30–3:30 pm||Cardio Dance (HMC class) w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe-2/44345Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|4:30–6 pm||Faculty Shop Talkhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-shop-talk-44/41707Interpretive Center|
|6:30–9:30 pm||Gymnastics at UW-Oshkoshhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gymnastics-at-uw-oshkosh-4/42344Oshkosh, Wis.|
|7:30–9 pm||Guest Duo Recital by Tim Lane, flute & Namji Kim, pianohttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/guest-duo-recital-by-tim-lane-flute-namji-kim-piano/44821Bjorling Recital Hall|
|8–9:30 pm||GAC's Got Talenthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gac-s-got-talent-2/44742Evelyn Young Dining Room|
|8–10 pm||Weekend Movie: Horrible Bosses 2https://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-horrible-bosses-2/44833Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall|
|Mar 7 9 am to 5 pm||20th Annual Building Bridges Conference - "Hidden in Plain Sight: Recognizing and Rejecting Rape Culture"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/20th-annual-building-bridges-conference-hidden-in-plain-sight-recognizing-and-rejecting-rape-culture/43589Christ Chapel and Beck Hall|
|10 am||Women's Tennis at Augustana Collegehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-at-augustana-college/43652Sioux Falls, S.D.|
|10 am to 1 pm||Softball vs. UW-River Falls (RCTC Bubble)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-uw-river-falls-rctc-bubble-2/43222Rochester, Minn.|
|11 am to 2 pm||Men's Tennis hosts UW-Whitewaterhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-uw-whitewater-2/43800St. Peter, Minn.|
|1–7 pm||Baseball vs. Mount Marty College (DH)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/baseball-vs-mount-marty-college-dh/44837Yankton, S.D.|
|3–6 pm||Softball vs. Luther College (RCTC Bubble)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/softball-vs-luther-college-rctc-bubble-2/43223Rochester, Minn.|
|5–8 pm||Men's Tennis hosts St. Olaf Collegehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/men-s-tennis-hosts-st-olaf-college-2/43801St. Peter, Minn.|
|5:30–8:30 pm||Building Bridges 20th Anniversary Celebrationhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/building-bridges-20th-anniversary-celebration/44024Gustavus Campus|
|7–10 pm||'90 - '95 Gatheringhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/90-95-gathering/44185Gluek's Restaurant & Bar, 16 North 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55403|
|8–10 pm||Weekend Movie: Horrible Bosses 2https://gustavus.edu/calendar/weekend-movie-horrible-bosses-2/44834Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall|
|Mar 8 noon||Women's Tennis at University of Nebraska, Kearneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/women-s-tennis-at-university-of-nebraska-kearney/44832Omaha, Neb.|
|3–4 pm||Yoga Sculpt (HWC) w/ Hannahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/yoga-sculpt-hwc-w-hanna/44360Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|5–6 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ McKenziehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-mckenzie/44401Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance (HMC class) w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe-3/44375Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|Mar 9 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-175/44785Christ Chapel|
|4–5 pm||Tabata (HWC) w/ Kelseyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/tabata-hwc-w-kelsey/44201Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance (HWC) w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney/44216Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan/44231Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|7–9 pm||Exploring Religious Questions Serieshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/exploring-religious-questions-series-4/44064Olin 103|
|7–9:30 pm||2nd Gustavus Hispanic FilmFest - Pelo malo/Bad Hairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/2nd-gustavus-hispanic-filmfest-pelo-malo-bad-hair/44310Wallenberg Auditorium, Nobel Hall|
|Mar 10 8–8:45 am||Community Mindfulness Meditation with John Chahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/community-mindfulness-meditation-with-john-cha/44534Interfaith Space|
|9:30 am to noon||GLA Author Day - Eric Dregnihttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gla-author-day-eric-dregni/44433Edina Country Club|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-177/44787Christ Chapel|
|11:30 am to 1:30 pm||Teachers Talking Writinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/teachers-talking-writing-19/42911Banquet Room C - St. Peter Banquet Room|
|noon to 12:30 pm||WE- TRX with Troy Bansehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-trx-with-troy-banse-6/44448Lund-3rd Floor Forum|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Triple Threathttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-triple-threat/44463Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|5–7:30 pm||Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Coursehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/mindfulness-based-stress-reduction-mbsr-course/43961Mayo Clinic Health System, 1900 North Sunrise Drive, Suite 200, St. Peter|
|7–8 pm||Cardio Dance HMC Class w/ Gabehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hmc-class-w-gabe/44261Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|7–8:30 pm||Vagina Monologueshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/vagina-monologues-3/44621Alumni Hall|
|Mar 11 7:30–9 am||Gustie Breakfast - Tom Cradyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-breakfast-tom-crady/43243Campus Center Banquet Rooms|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-179/44789Christ Chapel|
|11:30 am to 2:30 pm||Gustavus Internship Fairhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-internship-fair-3/43418Heritage Banquet Room|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE - Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga-2/44477Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Cardio Fithttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-cardio-fit/44491Lund 217 (Gymnastics Room)|
|3:30–5 pm||Faculty Publication Teahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/faculty-publication-tea/42979The Book Mark|
|4:30–5:30 pm||HIIT w/ Carrie & Maggie (HWC)https://gustavus.edu/calendar/hiit-w-carrie-maggie-hwc/44276Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8 pm||Zumba (HWC) w/ Meganhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/zumba-hwc-w-megan-2/44290Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|7–8:30 pm||Vagina Monologueshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/vagina-monologues-3/44622Alumni Hall|
|8–8:30 pm||Lenten Vespershttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/lenten-vespers/44826Christ Chapel|
|8–9:15 pm||Coffeehouse: Paint Your Own Canvashttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/coffeehouse-paint-your-own-canvas/44831Courtyard Café|
|Mar 12 6:30–7:20 am||WE-Bootcamphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-bootcamp/44505Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbathhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-181/44791Christ Chapel|
|11:30 am to 1:30 pm||Teachers Talkinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/teachers-talking-112/42910Banquet Room C - St. Peter Banquet Room|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Kickboxinghttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-kickboxing/44522Lund 217|
|1:30–2:30 pm||GLBTQA Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/glbtqa-support-group-2/44112Chaplains Resource Room, Old Main 103|
|2:30–3:30 pm||TRX with Sarahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/trx-with-sara/444163rd Floor mats in Lund|
|4:30–5:30 pm||Grief Support Grouphttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/grief-support-group-2/44683Chaplain's Resource Room|
|5–11:59 pm||Disney's Beauty and the Beasthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/disney-s-beauty-and-the-beast/44750Three Flags|
|6–7 pm||Cardio Dance(HWC)w/ Sydneyhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/cardio-dance-hwc-w-sydney-2/44332Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|8:30–10:30 pm||FIKA! at the Swedish Househttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/fika-at-the-swedish-house/44716Swedish House|
|Mar 13 10–10:20 am||Daily Sabbath: "International Students Celebration"https://gustavus.edu/calendar/daily-sabbath-international-students-celebration/44793Christ Chapel|
|11:40 am to 12:20 pm||WE-Step Aerobicshttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-step-aerobics/44547Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|12:40–1:20 pm||WE-Yogahttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/we-yoga/44560Lund 224 (Aerobics Room)|
|Feb 23 to Apr 19 All day||Imagined Worlds, Large and Small: the Photographs of Sarah Hobbs and Lori Nix, and additional exhibitions, at the Hillstrom Museum of Arthttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/imagined-worlds-large-and-small-the-photographs-of-sarah-hobbs-and-lori-nix-and-additional-exhibitions-at-the-hillstrom-museum-of-art/44762Hillstrom Museum of Art|
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