Entries tagged with ‘library’

Faculty Spotlight: Jeff Jenson

Jeff A. Jenson (Library) was an invited speaker at the Swedish Genealogical Society of Minnesota’s annual Fall Conference. The event was held on October 14 at the Minnesota Genealogical Society in Mendota Heights.

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Gilbert

Julie Gilbert (Library) won the 2023 Best Indie-Published Young Adult Fiction Author award for her novel, “Cemetery Songs“. The award, sponsored by the Minnesota Author Project, MN Writes MN Reads, and the Minnesota Library Foundation, recognizes the best independently published books by Minnesota writers. The award was presented on Oct. 4 at the Minnesota Library […]

Faculty Spotlight: Jeff Jenson

Jeff A. Jenson (Library) presented “Minnesotans and Their Most Venomous Reptile, the Timber Rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus)” at the 58th annual Northern Great Plains History Conference in Sioux Falls, SD.

Faculty Spotlight: Tiffany Grobelski and Anna Hulseberg

Tiffany Grobelski (Environment, Geography, and Earth Sciences) and Anna Hulseberg (Library) published an article, “Collaborative Synergy: Building an Energy Geography Resource Hub,” in the Nov. 2022 issue of College & Research Library News, the official news magazine and publication of record of the Association of College and Research Libraries.

April Peterson Library Career Internship

During the 2022 J-Term, April Peterson ’22 completed a career internship at the Folke Bernadotte Library. Her faculty sponsor, Dylan Mohr, sat down to talk with her about the experience. Could you say a few words about your J-Term internship at Folke Bernadotte Library? What were your goals for the experience? What did your daily […]

Faculty Spotlight: Anna Hulseberg, Michelle Twait, and Leah Zacate

Anna Hulseberg, Michelle Twait, and Leah Zacate (all of the Library) co-presented a session, “The Plot Thickens: Writing the Next Chapter for Access Services,” at the 21st Annual Brick & Click Academic Library Conference on November 5, 2021. In this virtual session, they discussed how working through the pandemic lessened barriers around library staff roles, […]

Faculty Spotlight: Anna Hulseberg and Michelle Twait

Anna Hulseberg (Library) and Michelle Twait (Library) co-presented a session, “The Library as a Growing Organism: Developing Collaborative E-Resources Management During a Pandemic,” at the virtual Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference on March 10, 2021.

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Gilbert

Julie Gilbert (Library) was interviewed twice in November on KTOE. She first spoke about her work as a librarian and later returned to discuss her forthcoming young adult novel, Cemetery Songs, which will be released on December 15, 2020.

Rachel Flynn, 2020 Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence Winner

Rachel Flynn (Library) was selected as the 2020 recipient of the Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence. Presented each year at the final faculty meeting, this award recognizes a Gustavus non-tenure-track faculty member for significant contributions to teaching and learning.

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Gilbert

Julie Gilbert (Library) published Daisy and the Deadly Flu: A 1918 Influenza Survival Story. The middle-grade novel is part of the Girls Survive series from Stone Arch Books. The novel focuses on the influenza pandemic’s real-life impact on southern Minnesota, especially the community of New Ulm.