Student Senate

Student Senate Applications Available Here – Due Monday, September 14

Interested in representing your peers while helping better our community? Below you can find the Student Senate application as well as a list of available positions. ¬†Feel free to email Co-Presidents Sam Panzer ( and Bobby Rasmussen ( or Ombudsperson Solveig Svendsen ( with any questions. Applications are due by Monday, September 14 at 4:00 […]

Cabinet Applications for 2015-16 Available Here – Due Friday, May 1

Below you can find the Student Senate Cabinet application as well as descriptions for the available positions. Feel free to email next year’s Co-Presidents Sam Panzer ( and Bobby Rasmussen ( with any questions. Applications are due Friday, May 1 at 4:00PM at the Dean of Students Office or emailed to Student Senate Cabinet […]

Have a suggestion for Student Senate?

Click the “Submit a suggestion” link on the sidebar to be brought to the Student Senate online suggestion box. Please feel free to share any questions, concerns, or comments with Student Senate – we want to hear your feedback!

Be a Student Senate Representative! Application Due Sept. 8th, 4:00PM

Represent your hall, year, and campus on Student Senate by completing the application below. Applications can be turned into the Dean of Students’ Office by September 8th at 4:00 PM. Elections will take place on Thursday, September 11th. Please feel free to field any questions about Senate to Co-presidents Matt Timmons ( and/or Hayden Goldstien […]

Swenson-Bunn Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence – Vote Today!

The Swenson-Bunn Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence honors the memory of two Gustavus students and members of the Student Senate, Greg Swenson and Holly Bunn, who were killed in a car accident in 1989. The Swenson-Bunn Award is the only award given to faculty by students. Vote for up to 5 of the nominated faculty […]


Revive the Dive! Vote on April 17th

Gusties, the Dive in the Johnson Student Union is up for renovation! There will be a question and answer forum on the 10th of April in the Courtyard Cafe at 8:00pm. Voting will be open from 9:30am to 10:00pm on Thursday, April 17th. The Dive Renovation will be the only question on the ballot. If […]

Acts of Bias and Their Contribution to a Hostile Campus Climate

Submitted to: Gustavus Adolphus College Community Subject: Acts of Bias and Their Contribution to a Hostile Campus Climate WHEREAS, On Friday, February 28th, an act of bias was committed by a Gustavus student at an off-campus event; WHEREAS, this is not an isolated incident, and the College is not immune from prejudice and bias that […]

Mid-Year Deadline – Sunday, March 16th at 7pm

Gustavus Student Organizations: Sunday, March 16th at 7 PM is the deadline for submitting any Mid-Year Funding Requests! Contact Controller Eric Best ( with questions.

Student Senate Co-President Elections Monday, March 3

This upcoming Monday (March 3rd) will be your chance to vote for your next Student Senate Co-Presidents. You can vote anytime from 9:30am to 10:00pm by clicking the “Online Voting” tab in the left sidebar of this blog. Additionally there will be some members of Senate hosting a voting area outside the caf at various […]

Rundstrom, International, Off-Campus, and Complex Vacancies Filled

We are happy to welcome David Krebs, Delaney Sweet, Hayden Goldstien and Sharon Singh to Student Senate! They will be filling the Off-Campus, Complex, Rundstrom, and International representative positions respectively. There contact information and office hours will be available shortly via the “Meet Your Senators” page (see left side-bar).