Blogs at Gustavus


Family Weekend Set for Music Showcases

The annual Family Weekend at Gustavus is a favorite of the extended Gustavus community as the fall colors bring hundreds of family and friends to the campus for a busy three days. Sunday, October 11, is a special day for the College and the students in the Department of Music. This year nine of the […]

Women’s Soccer Hosts Augsburg Saturday, Conference Lead On The Line

ST. PETER, Minn. – After posting a decisive 6-0 shutout victory over Bethany Lutheran on Wednesday, the Gustavus women’s soccer team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at 3:30 p.m. Saturday as it hosts Augsburg College at the Gustie Soccer Field. Gustavus enters Saturday’s match with a 6-4-1 overall record and 4-1-0 mark in […]

Dr. Aaron Banks inducted into Marshall High School Hall of Fame

Aaron Banks, a 1992 graduate of Marshall High School (MHS), will be among the inaugural hall of fame inductees on Saturday, October 10, 2015. Aaron will be recognized for his outstanding accomplishments for Marshall High School athletics. He was a standout three sport athlete during his career at MHS, earning all-Southwest Conference honors in football, […]

Back Home: Men’s Soccer To Host Augsburg On Saturday

Game Information: Date: Saturday, October 10 Time: 1 p.m. Location: St. Peter, Minn. | Gustie Soccer Field Playing Surface: Natural Grass Live Coverage: Live Stats ST. PETER, Minn. – Following a two week hiatus of playing on its home turf, the Gustavus men’s soccer team will return to the Gustie Soccer Field on Saturday when it hosts Augsburg College in a 1 […]


Lindsay Lelivelt ’11: Studying English Leads to Fast-Paced World of Technology

Lindsay Lelivelt '11 always knew she was going to be an English major. What she didn't know was that Gustavus Adolphus College would help her develop the skills and support to land a prominent role at a fast-growing technology company in San Francisco, Calif.

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.