Archive for April, 2015

Lucia & Philharmonic Team for Spring Concert

The Lucia Singers and the Gustavus Philharmonic Orchestra will combine efforts to present their 2015 spring concerts in one event in Christ Chapel on Sunday, May 3. This joint performance under the direction of Brandon Dean and Justin Knoepfel will begin at 3:30 and will feature a performance of Antonio Vivaldi’s Gloria with vocal soloists […]

Psi Chi Induction Ceremony at Gustavus

                  Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, was founded in 1929 with a mission to encourage excellence in scholarship and advance the science of psychology. More than 600,000 lifetime members have joined in this worthwhile cause including distinguished members such as Drs. Albert Bandura, B. F. Skinner, and Phillip […]

Softball Embarks On MIAC Playoffs Friday In Arden Hills

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus softball team is set to embark on the postseason this weekend as the 2015 MIAC Playoffs begin on Friday, May 1. After finishing the regular season 30-14 overall and 16-6 in the MIAC, the Gusties earned the No. 3 seed in the MIAC Playoffs and will take on […]

Men’s Golf To Cap Regular Season At StoneRidge Country Club On Friday

St. Peter, Minn. – With an open date still remaining in the 2014-15 regular season, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s golf team is going to take advantage of it with an added competition. The Gusties will cap this year’s campaign at a quadrangular featuring Augsburg College, Bethel University, and UW-Eau Claire on Friday, May 1 at […]

Karin Nordin ’15 Wins Nation’s Oldest Speech Competition

Gustavus Adolphus College senior Karin Nordin ’15 won the prestigious Interstate Oratorical Association (IOA) National Contest on April 24-25 at Berry College in Mount Berry, Georgia. Nordin is the fourth Gustavus student to win the 141-year-old competition and joins previous Gustavus champions Ronald Brown (1953), Jean LeVander (1964), and Ronald Ford (1974).

Track And Field Takes Part In MSU, Mankato Twilight Meet

Mankato, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s and women’s track and field teams got a taste of mid-week competition at the Minnesota State University, Mankato Twilight Meet on Wednesday evening. Gustavus individuals turned in a three first place finishes against a field made up mostly of Division III opponents. On the women’s side, Lydia Hayes […]

Lisa Johnson Sansgaard ’08

Harper Marie Sansgaard was born on 3/30/2015 to Lisa Johnson Sansgaard ’08 and husband Jeff, in Edina, MN.

Men’s Tennis Set To Host St. Thomas In MIAC Playoff Semifinals On Thursday

St. Peter, Minn. – Securing the No. 1 seed in the MIAC Playoffs after clinching its 27th straight MIAC Championship in unbeaten fashion at 9-0 in league play, the Gustavus men’s tennis team now has an opponent for its semifinal matchup set to be played on Thursday, April 30 at 4:30 p.m. at the Brown […]

Wind Orchestra Welcomes Coast Guard Soloists Saturday

For its spring concert on Saturday, May 2, the Gustavus Wind Orchestra and Conductor James Patrick Miller will commemorate the 75th anniversary of Composer Percy Grainger’s historic concert tour with the Gustavus Concert Band and also welcome two soloists from the U.S. Coast Guard Band as guest artists. Musician First Class Laurie Baynard, flute and […]

Gustavus Choir Honors Concert Set for Saturday

The Gustavus Choir, under the direction of Dr. Gregory Aune, will present its spring concert on Honors Day, Saturday, May 2, at 3:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel on the Gustavus Adolphus College campus. This year’s performance, “Darkness & Light,” will include solo performances by members of the choir and accompaniment by a chamber string ensemble, […]