Archive for March, 2015

Reed ’05 and Mandy Olson Petersen ’05

Our daughter, Samantha Jan Petersen, was born on 2/4/15 in St. Louis Park, MN to Mandy (Olson) Petersen ’05 and Reed Petersen, ’05

Mandy Olson Petersen ’05

Mandy (Olson) Petersen ’05 is a Research Associate at the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation in St. Paul, MN.

Anne Shipley Jewison ’05

Megan Margaret and Matthew Robert were born to Mike and Anne Jewison ’05 on November 13, 2014.

The Forth Crown Issue 19

The content of this page as satirical in nature and in no way reflects the views of The Gustavian Weekly, Gustavus ,or its faculty, students, or administrators. The Fourth Crown is not intended for readers under the age of 18 Lent going predictably poorly for college sophomore SAINT PETER—A few weeks into the forty day […]

Mockingjay misses the mark

The popular young adult dystopian film adaptations based on Suzanne Collins Hunger Games trilogy are coming to a close. Following the trend popularized by Harry Potter, the final installment is split into two parts, with part two coming in November. Whether one loves or hates these movies, there’s no denying the impact they’ve had in […]

The Gustavus and Vasa Wind Orchestra join together for an exciting concert

Bringing together two ensembles, the Gustavus and Vasa Wind Orchestras Concert will display many of the gifted and talented musicians on campus. Taking place March 21 at 1:30 p.m. in Bjoriling Recital Hall, admission is free for anyone who attends. The Gustavus Wind Orchestra (GWO)is directed by James Patrick Miller and consists of 65 members […]

Tales from Abroad (3/20/15)

Tales from Abroad is an ongoing section in which Gustavus students share the highlights of their study abroad experiences. Every morning as I lay in bed, I am awoken by the friendly banter between two shop owners, which always begins with a “Ciao! Boungiorno!” They continue on loudly for a few minutes as they unlock their […]

Senior Recital and Art Exhibit Spotlight

Music and Art students in their senior year at Gustavus have been working hard throughout their school careers to improve their skills. The annual senior recitals and senior art exhibition are these students’ opportunities to display how they have grown as artists and achieved their goals. “The art program here is really great. Gustavus has […]

GUSTIE of the WEEK: Hayley Nemmers

As a family oriented and somewhat introverted person, Junior Hayley Nemmers still gets sick for her home back in Des Moines, Iowa. However, as a social justice oriented leader and outgoing, cheerful student, Hayley has found herself a comfortable niche within the Gustavus community that she’s learned to appreciate as her home away from home. […]