Blogs at Gustavus

Baseball Hosts Eighth Annual Golf Fundraiser On July 18

The Gustavus baseball program is set to host its eighth annual golf fundraiser on Monday, July 18 at the Le Sueur Country Club. Check-in and lunch starts at 12 p.m. and the shotgun start is 1 p.m.

Women’s Hockey Hosts Annual Golf Tournament

The Gustavus women’s hockey team welcomed 80 alumni, family, and friends to its annual golf tournament on June 20 at the Le Sueur Country Club. The annual tourney helps raise funds for the women’s hockey program, which mostly includes general expenditures, but this upcoming season will help pay for the Gusties’ trip to Europe.

Smile

For almost 40 years we have been putting smiley faces on rackets.  Let me correct myself.  Steve has been putting smiley faces on rackets.  When he took control of the ink stencil pen, no one could wrest the thing out of his hands.  When he had to miss a day due to illness or another […]

Mohanad Alhouni Recognized As ITA Men’s Tennis All-American

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced its 2016 Division III All-Americans and Gustavus’s top player Mohanad Alhouni (So., Tripoli, Libya) was named All America on the singles team for his performance during the fall season. Alhouni becomes the 51st Gustavus men’s tennis player to earn All America status and claims the 98th All America distinction in program history.

Volleyball’s Alyssa Taylor Nominated For 2016 NCAA Woman Of The Year Award

Recent Gustavus Adolphus College graduate Alyssa Taylor (Trimont, Minn.) has been selected as a candidate for the 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year award. Taylor was a standout middle hitter for the Gustie volleyball team, earning AVCA Third Team All-America honors in 2015 as well as MIAC Player-of-the-Year.

58 Gusties Recognized As MIAC Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference

Remarkably, student-athletes in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) keep finding ways to achieve both in their chosen sports and in the classroom at ever-improving rates. For the first time in MIAC history, the conference recognized more than 1,000 student-athletes with Academic All-Conference honors. Gustavus has 58 student-athletes recognized as Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference.

Parking Permits, Summer Parking

Vehicles on campus may park in any red or green permit space until August 29, when we ask all employees and returning students to park according to permit color.  Ticketing in the red and green permit areas then begins at 7am on the first day of classes in the Fall.  Visitor parking is closed to students […]

Physics Professor Steve Mellema ’72 to Serve as Fulbright Scholar in Malaysia

As a Fulbright Scholar, Mellema will teach and conduct research at the Universiti Sains Malaysia in 2017.

Gustavus Awarded $10,000 Grant to Develop Interfaith Programming

The grant from Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) and the Teagle Foundation will support development in the area of Interfaith Cooperation in Professional and Civic Life.

Matthew Boyce, Alex Kopp Named Gustavus Student-Athletes Of The Year

To officially close the 2015-16 academic year, the Gustavus Adolphus College Sports Information Department is proud to announce senior football player Matthew Boyce (Excelsior, Minn.) and junior gymnast Alex Kopp (Wayzata, Minn.) as this season’s Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year.