Blogs at Gustavus

Kyia Knutson Hedershott ’12

Kyia Knutson ’12 married Jack Hendershott ’12 on August 29, 2015. There was a patio full of Gusties in attendance.


No. 23-Ranked Football Hosts St. Olaf Saturday

The No. 23-ranked Gustavus Adolphus football team welcomes St. Olaf College at 1 p.m. Saturday for a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup. The Gusties enter with a 5-0 overall record and 3-0 mark in the MIAC, and for the first time since 1999 have cracked the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) most recent Top 25 poll at No. 23.

Mitchell Engel ’08

Mitchell Engel ’08 joined has joined the Tort group at Shook. He received his J.D. summa cum laude from Creighton University School of Law in 2013. While in law school, he was a staff member of the Creighton Law Review and earned eight CALI Excellence for the Future Awards. Prior to joining Shook, Engel was a […]


Allison Birnschein ’17 Conducts Dementia Research at University of Iowa

  Full of opportunities to develop my research skills, the ten weeks I spent at the University of Iowa this past summer with professional researchers, clinicians, medical students, graduate students, and undergraduate students were invaluable to say the least. Enrolled in an interdisciplinary undergraduate research program, I was matched with mentor, Dr. Natalie Denburg, a […]

Volleyball Has Tough Road Test At Carleton Friday

The Gustavus volleyball team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at 7 p.m. Friday as it travels to Northfield, Minn. for a tough road test against Carleton College. The Gusties are riding a 16-match win streak with an overall record of 16-2 and a 5-0 MIAC mark, while the Knights are 11-6 overall and 3-3 in the league.


Professor Marinari joins IHRC and presents at University of Minnesota

Dr. Marinari received an honored invitation to join the IHRC Affiliated Scholars Program. The Immigration History Research Center (IHRC) is an interdisciplinary center at the University of Minnesota that promotes research on migration. Its Affiliated Scholars Program brings together local, regional, national, and international scholars to foster collaborative research and programming. Affiliated scholars are listed […]


Volleyball Claims 16th Straight Win, 3-1 Over Waldorf

After a slow start Wednesday night, the Gustavus volleyball team rebounded from a first set loss and claimed the next three for a 3-1 win over Waldorf College.


Fast Start Propels Women’s Soccer Past Bethany Lutheran 6-0

The Gustavus women’s soccer team got back to its winning ways with a convincing 6-0 shutout over Bethany Lutheran College in non-conference play Wednesday evening, improving to 6-4-1 overall.

Complexity, laziness, and the internet?

Every Nobel conference seems to offer sub-themes that are at least as interesting as the stated theme. This year it seems to me that the panelists are reminding us over and over that any human experience is uber complex. All of them. I am also hearing over and over about the need for judgment about […]


Megan Gustafson Chosen as Mayo Scholar

Megan Gustafson, senior  nursing student, has been chosen along with three other Gustavus students ( 2 from Business, and 1 from the sciences) to participate in the Mayo Innovation Scholars program. Megan, along with her three Gustavus peers will be working on a research project through Mayo.  Congratulations, Megan!