Archive for February, 2014

Men’s Basketball Ends Season With 66-53 Loss To St. Olaf In MIAC Semifinals

Northfield, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team concluded its season with a 66-53 loss to St. Olaf in the semifinals of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Playoffs on Friday night at Skoglund Center. After trailing by four points (24-20) at halftime, the Gusties came back to take a two-point lead (38-36) midway […]

Women’s Hockey Hosts Bethel In Semifinals Of MIAC Playoffs Saturday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s hockey team is set to host Bethel University in the semifinals of the MIAC Playoffs on Saturday afternoon at Don Roberts Ice Rink.  After finishing the season 16-7-2 overall and 14-4-0 in the MIAC, the Gusties enter the weekend as the second seed in the playoff field, […]

Julie Mattson Zamora ’00

Julie (Mattson) Zamora ’00 and  her husband Edward welcomed twins Samuel and Celia on December 30, 2013.

Corey and Nicole Bemmels Carlson ’00 ’00

Linus Bright Carlson was born on August 16, 2013 to Nicole (Bemmels) Carlson ’00 and Corey Carlson ’00

New Finance Club shares tips for successful personal financial management

Gustavus’ Finance Club was established with initial mission of assisting the Financial Wellbeing Initiative, one of the nine Wellbeing aspects.  The club currently boasts 15 members meeting every other week to discuss and develop projects/programs aligned with the mission and vision of Gustavus’ Wellbeing program. The Club’s academic advisor is Sheng Yang, who is the […]

Psychological Science Alum Judge Krista Jass

The Department of Psychological Science was delighted to see alum Judge Krista Jass featured in the November 2013 issue of River Valley Woman magazine. Writer Dana Melius recorded Judge Jass’ story which covers her educational background, work philosophy and community goals. “Grounded. Intelligent. Hard-working. Family-centered. Compassionate and caring. Jass received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1990 […]

Baumgartners’ National Dances Recital Sunday

The Department of Music at Gustavus Adolphus College is pleased to welcome back Pianists Helen and Paul Baumgartner to the stage where they taught piano and performed as members of the Gustavus faculty for so many years. This faculty emeriti recital will be presented in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on Sunday, March 2 beginning at […]

Dress for Success

Gusties: When you are interviewing with employers for career jobs and/or internships and graduate and professional schools (YES! Even internships!) most professional dress is expected!  Here is the thing… have one chance to make a first impression.  You want that impression to be that of a new, energetic professional – NOT a college kid (even […]

E/M’s own Sheng Yang takes first prize again

Not only is Sheng Yang famous for his excellent teaching, winning the 2013 Swenson-Bunn Award, but now he is famous for his award winning chili! Participating in the 2014 Chili and Pie Cook Off last Friday, Sheng took the evening with his szechuan-style creation. He also won last year, making it a two-peat in the […]

Men’s Basketball Set For MIAC Semifinal Showdown With St. Olaf Friday

St. Peter, Minn. – Following a thrilling win over fourth-seeded Saint John’s University in the quarterfinals of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Playoffs on Wednesday night, the fifth-seeded Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team will look to keep its season alive when it takes on second-seeded St. Olaf College on Friday night in the MIAC […]