Archive for February, 2016

Going Bovine Reviewed

Going Bovine by Libba Bray. Find it in our new Young Adult collection! Diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob’s disease (otherwise known as Mad Cow Disease), Cameron Smith embarks on a quest with a cast of bizarre and memorable characters – including a garden gnome and a pink-haired fairy – to find a cure. His journey parallels the same […]

Thought Forms: Exploring the Intersection and Overlap of Art and Science

Gustavus senior Haley Bell and art professor Kristen Lowe spent much of January outside their comfort zone. Instead of collaborating in the art studio, the pair traded their smocks for safety goggles and spent the month in professor Scott Bur’s chemistry lab.

Möbius Initiative Highlights Value of Liberal Arts through Interdisciplinary Collaboration

The College’s Möbius Initiative is offering faculty and students an innovative way to explore the liberal arts by connecting teachers and learners from different disciplines in a series of collaborative projects.

Annis Records Win No. 300 As Softball Defeats UW-Stevens Point 9-1

Sunday was a milestone day for the Gustavus softball team as Head Coach Jeff Annis claimed his 300th all-time victory in a season-opening 9-1 win against UW-Stevens Point at the Rochester Regional Bubble. The Gusties then faced UW-River Falls and won 11-4. Now in his 11th season at Gustavus, Annis holds an overall record of 301-122-1 and is the winningest coach in program history.

Women’s Tennis Completes MIAC Trifecta, Sweeps Bethel, Concordia, & Hamline

Fresh off a two week hiatus from competition, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's tennis team swept a trio of conference opponents on Saturday, taking down Bethel University and Concordia College 9-0 at the Swanson Tennis Center, and defeating Hamline University 9-0 at the Baseline Tennis Center on the University of Minnesota campus. The wins moved the Gusties to 4-2 overall and a perfect 3-0 in the MIAC.

Men’s Tennis Earns Trio Of Sweeps Against Bethel, Concordia, & Morningside

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team earned three victories on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center, two of which came in MIAC action. The Gusties took down Bethel, Concordia, and Morningside, all by scores of 9-0 to move to 8-0 overall and 5-0 in the conference.

Gymnastics Sets Two Event Records At Best Of Minnesota, Scores 184.3

The regular season for the Gustavus gymnastics team ended on a high note Saturday, as it tallied the second best team score in program history at the Best of Minnesota Meet, hosted by the University of Minnesota. The Gusties tied for third place out of four teams with a season-high score of 184.300. The host Gophers took first with a score of 196.200, while Winona State took second at 184.825, and Hamline tied the Gusties at 184.300.

Men’s Track & Field Takes Third At Kilt Classic

The Gustavus men’s track & field team took third out of five teams at the Macalester Kilt Classic on Friday night. The Gusties tallied 96 points, while Hamline took first with 159 points and Bethel took second with 101.

Women’s Track & Field Takes Second At Kilt Classic

The Gustavus women’s track & field team took second out of six teams at the Macalester Kilt Classic on Friday night. The Gusties tallied 119 points, while Bethel took first place with 128.5 points.

Women’s Basketball makes playoff push

With a dominating performance over Carleton College on Feb. 20, the Gustavus Women’s Basketball team wrapped up yet another successful regular season, ending in a tie with Saint Mary’s for second place in the MIAC — just two games behind St. Thomas who won its 12th consecutive conference title. “This season we have been focusing […]