‘Event’ Category

Festival of Saint Lucia

Gustavus Adolphus College will celebrate its annual Festival of St. Lucia on Thursday, December 7 in Christ Chapel. The service is followed by a traditional Swedish Smorgasbord in Alumni Hall. As part of this seasonal tradition, six sophomore women were chosen to serve on the Lucia court. This year’s court consists of Joyce Amakoue of Bloomington, MN; […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

October 30-November 2: January Term Registration November 10:  Fall Semester course withdrawal deadline; November 6-16:  Spring Semester class registration; November 22-26:  Thanksgiving Recess (residence halls closed beginning at 9:00 AM on Nov. 22); November 26:  Halls re-open from Thanksgiving Recess at noon; December 1-3: Christmas in Christ Chapel; December 7:  Festival of St. Lucia; December 13: […]

Christmas in Christ Chapel Tickets and Livestream

Tickets are now on sale for Christmas in Christ Chapel happening December 1, 2, & 3. The theme this year is Life Abundant: A Celebration of Christmas during the 500th year of the Reformation. The Saturday evening performance will also be available via live stream. Tickets are going fast with some services already close to […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

October 6-8: Family Weekend; October 21-24:  Fall Break (residence halls remain open); October 25:  Mid-term grades posted; October 30-November 2:  January Interim Experience (IEX) course registration; November 10:  Fall Semester course withdrawal deadline; November 6-16:  Spring Semester class registration; November 22-26:  Thanksgiving Recess (residence halls closed); November 26:  Halls re-open from Thanksgiving Recess at noon; December […]

Christmas in Christ Chapel

In the 500th year since Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church, we rejoice that the Incarnation continues to spark reformation today for the sake of abundant life.  By the grace revealed in the humble birth of Jesus Christ and continually made known through God’s Word, we are made […]

Dates and Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

September 12: Involvement Fair, Eckman Mall; September 18: Registration deadline (last day to add full credit courses); September 23: Homecoming; October 3 – 4: Nobel Conference 53: Reproductive Technology: How Far Do We Go?; October 6 – 8: Family Weekend; October 20: Finals for first half of the semester classes; October 21 – 24:  Fall Break […]

Family Weekend 2017

Family Weekend is a tradition at Gustavus and is quickly approaching!  We have many fun activities planned for the weekend of October 6-8 including a pancake breakfast, a carnival luncheon, “Six Appeal” A Capella concert, and a performance from Gustavus’s own LineUs Improv Comedy Troupe.  With so much to do, we are sure everyone in […]

Flu Shot Clinics

Gustavus Health Service is hosting flu shot clinics on campus on Thursday, October 5 and Wednesday, October 11, in the Heritage Banquet Room from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. These clinics are available for current students and employees. Payment Methods: Billing Insurance Bring your insurance card or a copy of the front and back to […]

“Going Greek”

The New Member Education period for the Gustavus Greek system occurs in September and October. There are four fraternities and three sororities on campus, three of which are national affiliates. The Greek tradition at Gustavus dates back more than 100 years. Students and advisers have worked hard during this past year to develop the New Member Education […]

Nobel Conference 53 — Reproductive Technology: How Far Do We Go?

Tickets are on sale now for the 53rd Nobel Conference, “Reproductive Technology: How far Do We Go?” taking place October 3 & 4. From artificial insemination to in vitro fertilization to contraception, reproductive technologies have long raised a host of complex scientific, social, and ethical questions. New techniques and technologies, such as genome editing and mitochondrial […]