Blogs at Gustavus

ALhouni, Saenz Advance In NCAA Individual Doubles Tourney

MASON, OHIO – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s tennis tandem of Motasem ALhouni (Sr., Tripoli, Libya) and Andres Saenz (So., Cancun, Mexico) were victorious in their first round matchup at the NCAA Individual Doubles Tournament played at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on Thursday afternoon. ALhouni and Saenz defeated Kaylan Chadalavada and Connor Hudson of Pomona College 6-7 […]


Jace Riggin ’16: A Champion for Justice in His Home State

While growing up in Devils Lake, North Dakota, Gustavus Adolphus College junior Jace Riggin ’16 says he was an “outsider” for many reasons. Today, Riggin is using his life experiences and passion for justice to help others in his hometown who might consider themselves as “outsiders”.


Psychological Science Spring Symposium

Last week, the department of Psychological Science held the Spring Research Symposium which is a culminating event for research conducted throughout the semester or academic year. Three seniors started the event by presenting their comprehensive research projects to a wide audience:  “Relationship Motivation and the Influence of Advertising” – by Allison Conrad “First Impressions: Impact of Perceived […]

Elizabeth Weiers Named Winner Of Elite 89 Award For Second Straight Season

Canton, New York – For the second year in a row, Gustavus Adolphus senior track and field athlete Elizabeth Weiers (Le Center, Minn.) has been named the recipient of the Elite 89 award for the 2014 NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships. Weiers, who majors in English, will graduate in June with a perfect […]

Lizzy Stanczyk Earns Women’s Tennis’ Elite 22 Award

BLOOMINGTON, MINN. – Gustavus Adolphus women’s tennis player Lizzy Stanczyk (Jr., Plymouth, Wis.) was recently recognized as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s Women’s Tennis Elite 22 Award Winner. The Elite 22 Award is awarded to the the student-athlete with the highest grade point average at the conference championship in their sport. “Our team is very proud of Lizzy […]

Installation Coordinator

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Senior Art Majors Exhibition Opens May 2 in Hillstrom Museum

Free Art Tasting (And False Advertising): Senior Art Majors Exhibition 2015 will continue to be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, through Commencement, May 31, 2015.  The museum is open weekdays, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Expanded hours will be in effect for Commencement […]

Three Men’s Tennis Players Set To Compete At NCAA Championships

St. Peter, Minn. – A trio of Gustavus Adolphus men’s tennis players will compete on the national stage later this week as the NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Committee has selected the individuals who will make up the singles and doubles competition of the 2015 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships. Freshman Mohanad Al-Houni (Tripoli, […]


MJ Sun ’15 Takes Unique Path to Veterinary School

Gustavus Adolphus College senior MJ Sun '15 will graduate on May 31 with degrees in nursing and biology. In the fall, she will begin veterinary school at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.


Five Minute Massages in the Library

SIGN UP HERE TO RESERVE YOUR FREE FIVE MINUTE MASSAGE Relieve that finals stress with a free five-minute massage! Massages will performed by two therapists from CrossRoads Advanced Clinical Massage of Mankato. They will take place on the first floor of the library in the AV preview rooms on Thursday and Friday (May 21st and […]