Archive for 2007

Job and Internship Search Workshops

Internship Orientation — December 10 & 13 Spring Internship Registration Deadline — Feb. 15 Minnesota Private College Job and Internship Fair — Feb. 19 & 20 Gustavus Internship Fair — March 5 For more information of career and internship services, go to Career Center.

Upcoming Events/Important Dates

Reading Day (no classes) — Dec. 15 Final Exams — Dec. 17-20 Twin Cities Gustie Breakfast featuring Margaret Anderson Kelliher ’90 — Dec. 19 Halls close for semester break at 6 p.m. — Dec. 20 Spring semester bills sent to parents — Dec. 28 Financial aid information sent to returning student families — January 2 […]

Residence Halls Closed During Break

The halls are closed during Christmas break. Students who are not able to leave campus for the break due to distance may be housed in the on-campus hostel with permission from the Residential Life Office. Students should notify the Residential Life Office by December 12. Halls close for semester break — Thursday, December 20, at […]

St. Lucia Tradition Continues

Gustavus celebrated its 67th annual Festival of St. Lucia on Thursday, Dec. 6. As part of the celebration, one sophomore and four of her classmates were selected to serve as St. Lucia and the Lucia Court. The five women are chosen based on academic achievement, spiritual leadership, and service to the College and others as […]

Gustavus Dancing With the Profs

Inspired by the popular television show Dancing with the Stars, a standing room only crowd of students, faculty, and St. Peter community members filled Alumni Hall on Nov. 2 to watch Gustavus students and faculty/staff members swing dance to raise money for the St. Peter United Way. The event, “Dancing with the Profs 2,” featured […]

Minnesota House Speaker Featured at Gustie Breakfast

Minnesota Speaker of the House Margaret Anderson Kelliher ’90 will be speaking at the December Twin City Gustie Breakfast. Kelliher will share broad insight into state politics. Come to ask your questions for this unique opportunity for Gustavus alumni and parents. Doubletree Hotel, Minneapolis-Park Place Dec. 19 8:00-9:30 a.m. 1500 Park Place Boulevard (Hwy. 394 […]

Forensics Team Continues Excellence

The Gustavus forensics team continues the tradition of excellence, with major team and individual wins this season. Last season the team ranked in the top 20, which is impressive since 14 of the top 20 schools are “Division I” schools that have more funding and more coaching staff. While many schools have several full-time forensics […]

Living Off-Campus

Each year around 400 students are granted permission to live off campus, with the remaining 2,050 students residing in college-owned residence halls, apartments, or houses. Students MUST receive permission from the Residential Life Office to live off campus, which is granted based on the student’s housing priority number. Students should NOT sign a lease until […]

Fall Semester Grades

Gustavus accords its students all rights under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and related state laws, so the privacy and confidentiality of all student records is preserved. This means thatparents will NOT receive a copy of their student’s grades from Gustavus. Gustavus does encourage parents, however, to create a relationship with their […]

Money Talks

College students are faced with many issues relating to money, and many students have yet to master the skills to understand or manage these financial questions. Issues include financial aid and student loans, credit spending, or buying too many late-night pizzas. It is helpful for students if there is an understanding of the financial boundaries […]