Archive for February, 2006

Housing Selection

For more information about the housing selection process, go to Housing Selection. Off-campus, 4-person, and triples housing selection — February 21-23 Triples, flexible triples in Uhler, singles in Southwest, substance-free housing selection — March 14-15 Room clusters housing selection — April 23-25 Two-person housing selection — May 4-7

Financial Aid

For more information about student financial assistance, go to Financial Assistance. Student Financial Assistance special evening and weekend hours to call with FAFSA and Supplement questions: Feb. 15-16 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Feb. 18-19 from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. March 14-16 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. March 18-19 from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Call toll-free at 866/933-6189 Regular office hours […]

Career and Internship Search Workshops

Interview Workshop — February 9 January Internship Reflection Dinner — February 9 Spring Internship Registration Deadline — February 10 January Internship Reflection Dinner — February 13 ELCA Camp Fair — February 14 Job Fair Prep Session — February 15 The Idealist Non-profit Job Fair – Friday, Feb. 17 from 11:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Students may […]

Important Dates/Events

Tucson, AZ Gustie Gathering – February 10 Phoenix, AZ Gustie Gathering – February 11 Sun City, AZ Gustie Gathering – February 12 Campus Student Organizations Fair — February 15 Late Registration Deadline for classes — February 17 Study Abroad Deadline for Fall Semester — March 1 “Building Bridges” Diversity Conference — March 11 Gustavus Music […]

5th Annual Conference on Vocation: "The Meaning of It All: Narr

This year’s conference, February 13-16, invites the Gustavus community to explore the power of stories to shape who we are and how we live in and for the world. The weeklong series of events includes chapel homilies, mealtime discussions, informal conversations, class visits, and keynote addresses by Peter Gomes and Bernice Johnson Reagon. For more […]

Gustavus Music Showcase Tickets On Sale

Order your tickets now for the Gustavus Music Showcase set for Sunday, March 12, at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis. The Gustavus Choir, Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, and Gustavus Wind Orchestra will perform. This is a unique opportunity to hear three premier ensembles from Gustavus in one concert. This showcase also allows prospective students, parents, and alumni […]

Gustavus Community Conversation

As a part of a long-range thinking and planning effort, members of the Gustavus community gathered on Jan. 23 to discuss what is at “the heart of a great college.” More than 700 people – students, faculty, administrative and support staff, and members of the Board of Trustees – participated in the community conversation. Divided […]

Gustavus on CBS

In January CBS premiered a new show, “Love Monkey.” One of the male characters portrays a former major league pitcher, and he wore a Gustavus sweatshirt while playing basketball in the second episode. John Wirth ’75, recipient of a 2005 Distinguished Alumni Citation, is executive producer. Keep watching for other Gustavus apparel or Gustavus references. […]

Getting a Job

The Career Center provides numerous resources for job searching, but it is ultimately up to each student to actively determine his or her future. It is never too early for students to be thinking about their futures or future careers. First-year students and sophomores should already be writing resumes. Internships and career mentors are helpful […]

Study Abroad

More than 50 percent of Gustavus students study abroad before graduating. The deadline for applying to study abroad for fall semester is March 1. For information to help students decide if this is the right choice for them, to determine financial and academic impacts, and to select and register for a site, go to Study […]