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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).

Temporary Senate Location Change!

Senate will be meeting in Beck 201 on Monday, September 30th at 7pm. All further meetings will be back in the Board Room beginning Monday, October 8th.

Public Relations Chair Position Open – Applications Due Sept. 23rd

As the title suggests, applications for the Public Relations Chair on Student Senate Cabinet for the 2013-2014 academic year are available! The applications can be picked-up/turned-in at the Dean of Student’s office and are due Monday, September 23rd. Please feel free to contact Student Senate Co-Presidents Dani and Matt via email at with any questions […]

Cabinet Applications for 2013-2014 are out!

As the title says, the applications to be a Cabinet member for the 2013-2014 school year are out! Everyone should have gotten an email with the application as well as a description of each position. The applications are due on Friday, May 3rd to the Dean of Students’ office no later than 4 pm! If […]