Blogs at Gustavus

Monday Moments with President Bergman: January 27, 2020

Gustavus President Rebecca M. Bergman shares her thoughts with College employees each week.

La Bella Vita: Italy 2020

As my time here in Italy is coming to an end, I have had more free and independent time to reflect about my experience here. Engaging with the Italian culture has taught me many valuable skills that I intend to use when arrived home in the United States. The three things I personally feel from […]

Home, Independence, and Sheep

It’s hard to find words to describe the Wilderness Center. When we first drove up, we were flooded with excitement as two dogs ran around the bus eager for us to get out and pet them, little did we know that the dogs were just the tip of the iceberg. We got a tour through […]

Overcoming Culture Shock

An Introvert walks into a Foreign Country…  As somebody who has only been outside of the country twice, both times at a very young age, it is not surprising to me that I had a difficult time being abroad. As far as my self-identify, I felt like an alien that had just landed on a […]

Women’s Hockey Dominant in Sweep of St. Thomas

The No. 5 Gustavus women's hockey completed the sweep over St. Thomas with a big 6-0 victory Saturday night. Gustavus improves to 13-2-1 overall and 9-0-1 in the MIAC while the Tommies dropped to 9-4-3 overall and 8-2-0 in conference. 

Men’s Hockey Gains Extra Point in Shootout Win Over St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s hockey team hosted a Saturday rematch against St. Thomas after taking a 3-2 win in Friday’s contest. With the result the Gusties move to 8-6-3 overall and 4-2-2 in the MIAC while the Tommies are 8-7-3 overall and 5-3-1 in the conference. 

Swim & Dive Sweeps Dual in Collegeville

The Gustavus men's and women's swim teams traveled to Collegeville Saturday while the dive teams stayed in Saint Peter, where the Gustie men took down Saint John's 190-102 while the women took down Saint Benedict 181-104.

Women’s Basketball Nabs MIAC Win Over Macalester

The No. 23 Gustavus women's basketball team had four players with 13-plus points as they defeated Macalester 82-65 Saturday afternoon. With the win the Gusties improve to 14-3 overall and 10-2 in the MIAC, while the Scots fall to 1-16 overall and 4-11 in the conference. 

Cold Shooting Late Costs Men’s Basketball At Macalester

The Gustavus men's basketball team saw their three game winning streak come to an end Saturday as Macalaster took advantage of a five minute scoring lapse by Gustavus in the second half and defeated the Gusties 80-72.

Men’s Hockey Tops the Tommies 3-2

The Gustavus men’s hockey team held off a late St. Thomas push on Friday night to take home a 3-2 victory. With the win the Gusties improve to 8-6-2 overall and 4-2-1 in the MIAC while the Tommies fall to 8-7-2 overall and 5-4-0 in the conference.