Blogs at Gustavus

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!

Women’s Soccer Heads Down River Valley For Match At Bethany Lutheran Today

After suffering its first MIAC loss last Saturday, the Gustavus women’s soccer team travels 10 miles south on Hwy. 169 for a non-conference match against Bethany Lutheran College this evening at 5 p.m.


Nobel: Proteins and peer groups and prescriptions– oh my!

Another year at the Nobel Conference and it again strikes me that this may be the coolest thing Gustavus does. And that’s saying something, because we do lots and lots of cool things. The very idea that Nobel winners, and those at that level of accomplishment, come to southern Minnesota to share their research is […]


Men’s Soccer Plays To 1-1 Tie With Macalester

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s soccer team played to a 1-1 tied with Macalester College on Tuesday evening at Macalester Stadium. The tie puts Gustavus at 0-3-2 in the MIAC and 5-3-2 overall, while Macalester moves to 2-0-2 in conference play and 6-0-5 overall. “It was a really good battle today…a tough old game,” said […]


Volleyball Tops Martin Luther 3-1

BOX SCORE NEW ULM, Minn. – The Gustavus volleyball team extended it win streak to 15 matches Tuesday as it beat Martin Luther College 3-1 in non-conference action. The Gusties won by set scores of 25-16, 25-19, 28-30 and 25-18 to improve to 15-2 overall on season. The 15-match win streak by the Gusties is […]

Volleyball Travels To Martin Luther Tonight

ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus volleyball team is on the road tonight against Martin Luther College for a non-conference match at 7 p.m. in New Ulm, Minn. The Gusties enter with a 14-2 overall record, while the Knights 3-15 overall. Live online coverage of tonight’s match begins at 7 p.m. LIVE STATS | LIVE […]


Senior Volleyball Players Kelle Nett And Becca Woodstra Prepare For Life Off The Court

ST. PETER, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus College senior volleyball players Kelle Nett and Becca Woodstra have been key ingredients in the Gustie volleyball team’s resurgent 2015 season. On the court, the seniors have helped lead their team from a sixth-place finish in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) last season to a 14-2 record (5-0 […]


Senior Volleyball Players Kelle Nett and Becca Woodstra Prepare for Life off the Court

Gustavus Adolphus College volleyball players Kelle Nett and Becca Woodstra have been key ingredients in the Gustie volleyball team’s 2015 season. More than just athletes, both women spent the summer preparing to “go pro in something other than sports” after graduation.


Women’s Golf Takes Sixth At MIAC Championships

COON RAPIDS, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s golf team wasn’t able to move up the leader board after the third and final round of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship, hosted at Bunker Hills Golf Club, as it finished in sixth place. The Gusties collectively shot a 345 on day one and bettered their score to […]