Archive for April, 2014

College Rhythm in April

There is much excitement with the arrival of spring at Gustavus.  The students are very busy with research projects, athletic competitions, concerts, recitals, lectures, and job searches.  The time from spring break to the end of the semester creates a wide range of emotion.  The end of the semester brings looming pressures.  Seniors realize the […]

Dates and Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

April 22 – May 1: Registration for fall semester 2014 April 25: Course withdrawal deadline April 30:  MAYDAY! Conference May 2: Celebration of Creative Inquiry May 3:  Honors Day May 4:  Night of Distinction May 21:  Last day of spring classes May 22:  Reading Day May 23 – 27:  Final examinations May 27 – 30:  Senior […]

MAYDAY! 2014

Since the Dalai Lama went into exile in 1959 following the Chinese occupation of Tibet, the Tibetan people have sought refuge in India and throughout the world, including Minnesota. They have since struggled to maintain their identity and build a global democratic culture. This full-day conference, which is open to the public at no charge, is […]

Honors Day 2014

Honors Day 2014 will be held on Saturday, May 3.  Honors Day is a celebration of student academic achievement and parents are encouraged to join their student on campus.  The schedule for the day is as follows: 9:30 a.m., Coffee Reception, Johns Courtyard/Courtyard Cafe 10 a.m. -5 p.m., Books in Bloom Exhibition, Folke Bernadotte Memorial […]

Commencement Weekend Information

A webpage has been created with all of the information necessary to prepare for a successful and memorable commencement weekend at Gustavus.  Click here for information on tickets, times, lodging, parking, special needs assistance, FAQs, and more.  Congratulations Class of 2014!

Grad Finale 2014

Parents of seniors, ask your student if he/she is planning to attend “Grad Finale” on April 23rd in the Campus Center Banquet Rooms. This one-stop shop provides an opportunity for your student to pick up a cap and gown, order announcements and class ring, check in with Career Development, pick up tickets for Commencement and Baccalaureate, […]

Scholarship Appreciation

Encourage your Gustie to Show Appreciation for Scholarships Throughout the years, donors have invested millions of dollars in providing scholarships for Gustavus students because they want to help current Gusties achieve their dreams. Now is the time for students to thank them for their generosity. Those who have been awarded scholarships with living contacts received […]