Blogs at Gustavus

Gymnastics Duals Against National Power UW-Whitewater Saturday

The Gustavus gymnastics team has a tough task Saturday as it faces off against national powerhouse UW-Whitewater in a dual meet. The meet begins at 4 p.m. against the Warhawks, who have won the NCGA Championship three of the past four years. Gustavus is most recently coming off a 179.675-179.625 defeat at UW-Stout last Friday, while UW-Whitewater lost last Friday 193.900-189.175 at Southeast Missouri State.

Swimming & Diving Underway At Minnesota Challenge

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams kicked off the Minnesota Challenge - hosted by the University of Minnesota - with 10 events on Friday evening at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

Pair Of Late Goals Result In Men’s Hockey 4-1 Loss To Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus men’s hockey team kept it close with Saint Mary’s for 57 minutes on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink, but a pair of late-game goals gave the Cardinals a 4-1 victory. The loss drops the Gusties to 4-12-4 overall and 3-6-2 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals improve to 9-11-2 overall and 6-6-1 in the league.

Women’s Hockey Earns 3-2 Overtime Win At Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's hockey team earned its first overtime victory of the season on Friday evening, taking a 3-2 victory over Saint Mary's University at Saint Mary's Ice Arena. The win bumps Gustavus to an 8-8-4 overall record and 7-3-3 mark in the MIAC, while the Cardinals fall to 6-11-3 overall and 5-6-2 in the league.

Kari Clark ’91

Gusties pals from the class of 1991 traveled together to Vietnam in January 2016. Pictured are Amy Millette Close, Alyssa Bruns Hammar, Susan Johnson Nelson, Kari Clark, Abby Close, and Olivia Hammar in restored Russian and American jeeps from the Vietnam / American war at H?i Vân Pass near Da Nang, Vietnam with the village of L?ng Cô.

Daniel Ly ’15

Daniel Ly ’15 is doing biomedical research at the Lillehei Heart Institute at the University of Minnesota.

Track & Field Teams To Compete At Ted Nelson Classic Saturday

The Gustavus track and field teams are set to participate in the Ted Nelson Classic, hosted by the Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Saturday at the Myers Fieldhouse. Participating teams include Augustana, Carleton, Concordia, Gustavus, Iowa Central, Mary, Minnesota State, Minot State, Sioux Falls, South Dakota State, Southwest State, St. Cloud State, St. Olaf and UW-La Crosse. Field events begin at 11 a.m. and track events begin at 11:30 a.m.

Women’s Hockey Takes On Saint Mary’s This Weekend

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s hockey team takes on Saint Mary’s University this weekend in a home-away series. The Gusties travel to Winona, Minn. on Friday, Feb. 5 for a 7 p.m. game at Saint Mary’s Ice Arena, and return home to Don Roberts Ice Rink on Saturday, Feb. 6 for a 2 p.m. game at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Gustavus enters the series with a 7-8-4 overall record and 6-3-3 mark in the MIAC, while Saint Mary’s comes into the series at 6-10-3 overall and 5-5-2 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Set For Key MIAC Series Against Saint Mary’s This Weekend

The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team is set for an extremely important MIAC series against Saint Mary's University this weekend. The Gusties enter the series with a 4-11-4 overall record and 3-5-2 mark (11 points) in the MIAC, while the Cardinals are 8-11-2 overall and 5-6-1 (16 points) in the league. A Gustavus series sweep would move the Gusties one point ahead of the Cardinals, and at the very least, into sixth place. By adding an Augsburg sweep over Hamline (15 points), Gustavus would then move into fifth place, and the final playoff spot, with two weekends remaining in the regular season.

Back to Greece

Written by Kris Reiser February first, we arrived at Anatolia College after a luxurious 10am departure from our hotel. (there were series of 5;30 AM wake up calls in the days before) The word Anatolia refers to sunrises, the direction east, and a region of Turkey. The college we were visiting was on a hill […]