Blogs at Gustavus

Volleyball Welcomes Macalester For Annual Dig Pink Match

The Gustavus volleyball team is set to host Macalester College at 7 p.m. Wednesday in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup. The contest is designated as Gustavus’ annual ‘Dig Pink’ match to help raise awareness of breast cancer. The Gusties enter with an 18-2 overall record and 6-0 mark in the MIAC, while the Scots are 13-7 overall and 1-5 in the conference.

Women’s Soccer Travels To Saint Ben’s On Wednesday

The Gustavus women’s soccer team puts its conference lead on the line at 4 p.m. Wednesday as it travels to the College of Saint Benedict for a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference match. The Gusties enter the match with a 7-4-1 overall record and are in first place in the MIAC with a mark of 5-1-0, while the Blazers are 6-4-2 overall and 4-2-0 in the MIAC, which is tied for third place.


Reflecting on the 51st Nobel Conference

2015 Nobel Conference Chair Peg O'Connor, Director of the Nobel Conference Scott Bur, and closing speaker Marc Lewis, PhD, reflect on the 51st Nobel Conference at Gustavus Adolphus College.


What You Were Searching…

During the 2014-15 academic year, these ten titles had the most full text article views at Gustavus:* Journal of Personality and Social Psychology – 911 views Time and – 849 views PLoS One – 653 views College Student Journal – 506 views Developmental Psychology – 319 views Chronicle of Higher Education – 297 views […]


Grant Boulanger ’97

Grant Boulanger ’97, a Spanish teacher at Skyview Middle School in the North Saint Paul, Maplewood, Oakdale District (ISD 622), has been selected as the recipient of the Minnesota World Language Teacher of the Year Award for 2015 from the Minnesota Council on the Teaching of Languages and Cultures (MCTLC).This is one of the organization’s highest […]


Jake Douglas Named To Team Of The Week, Football Moves Up To No. 20 In AFCA Poll

A day after being named MIAC Offensive Player-of-the-Week, Jake Douglas garnered national recognition as a member of the Team of the Week. Douglas was the top tight end in NCAA Divison III football last week as he caught nine passes for 172 yards and three touchdowns in the Gusties’ 58-34 win over St. Olaf.

Two “Titans of Technology” from Gustavus MCS Department

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal named 18 “Titans of Technology” for 2015, and two of them received their bachelors degrees from Gustavus with majors in the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics. Todd Hauschildt ’87 was honored as a “Community Hero” for his volunteer service on the GiveMN board of directors and Mark Gritter […]

Nora Holtan Named MIAC Setter-Of-The-Week

The Gustavus volleyball team continued its remarkable run, going 4-0 last week to run its winning streak to 18 in a row. First-year setter Nora Holtan (Rochester, Minn./Mayo) has been a key contributor throughout the streak, and starred last week with 162 assists - 11.57 per set - in addition to 17 kills, 33 digs, four aces and five total blocks. For her performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Holtan Monday with the MIAC Volleyball Setter/Libero-of-the-Week award.

Jake Douglas Named MIAC Offensive Player-Of-The-Week

The Gustavus offense continued its phenomenal season in Saturday's 58-34 win over St. Olaf, to help the Gusties remain undefeated in 2015. The breakout star of the team's latest victory was senior Jake Douglas (Montevideo, Minn.), whose three touchdowns and 172 receiving yards resulted in the best single-game performance by a Gustavus tight end in more than three decades. For his performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Douglas Monday with the MIAC Football Offensive Player-of-the-Week award.

Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Welcomes Dr. Taneem Husain for Bruce Gray Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Studies Department is excited to welcome Dr. Taneem Husain for the Bruce Gray Postdoctoral Fellowship. Dr. Husain joins us after completing her Ph.D. in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Ohio State University, where she also earned her master’s degree. Dr. Husain will be teaching three courses during her […]