Archive for 2011

Gustavus Adolphus Day Commemoration in Chapel

Chapel Talk: Gustavus Adolphus Day November 7, 2011 Today we remember Gustav II Adolf – king of Sweden from 1611-1632 and namesake of our college. Yesterday, November 6, marked the 379th anniversary of his death on a battlefield in Lützen, Germany during the Thirty Years’ War. Since his death, numerous individuals have created mythical images […]

History Honors Presentations!

The History Department invites the Gustavus community to this year’s Senior Honors Presentations.  May 10, 4:30 p.m. in SSC 101.    Fascinating research by the following: Val McCluskey:  “The Oneida and Bishop Hill Communities: Defining Utopianism” Claire Sagstuen:  “Russian Persecution of the Baltic Lutherans in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries and the Use of Religious […]