Archive for June, 2016

Web Changes for Fall 2016

Last September we launched our new website. Since then, we’ve made numerous minor updates to improve the site’s performance, and to increase accessibility and usability. Larger issues were monitored throughout the academic year, and we’re now at a point where we can confidently address them. We’re primarily basing these changes on our analytics–aggregate data that […]

The Next Right Thing

One of our camper’s opponents drove a tough shot into the corner, and the camper went for an ill-advised winner.  He tried to do too much.  He missed.  He hit his shoe with his racket.  Then he hit it again.  And again. I happened to be walking past at the moment.  Lucky him. I called […]

Gustavus Hosts ITA Summer Circuit Event

Gustavus Adolphus College is hosting an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Summer Circuit event Friday through Sunday, July 1-3. The tournament brings together college players from all divisions as well as top junior players for a weekend of singles and doubles. Play begins with play-in matches, beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday. Main draw and consolation matches continue Saturday with play beginning at 9 a.m. Sunday’s matches also begin at 9 a.m.

Brianna Sander Borka ’06

During a recent, long awaited trip to Ireland, Nathan ’04 and Brianna (Sander) Borka ’06 met up with Dana Rabe ’09 who is currently in Galway working on getting her master’s in creative process.

Amy (Haberman) Abercrombie ’95

Members of the Class of 1994, 1995 and 1996 got together for their annual Christmas celebration for the 20th consecutive year. This year the gathering was at the JW Marriott at the MOA. Picture in the front row are: Amy Haberman Abercrombie (95), Melissa Rach, Kara Buckner (97), Katie Norelius, Kristin Swanson Engman (95), Jodi […]

Heidi (Sands) Gusenius ’03 and Mik Gusenius ’03

It’s a Girl!  Marika Sue, born to Heidi Sands Gusenius ’03 and Mik Gusenius ’03, on 05/04/2015.

Radonna Gasior Griesman ’11

Radonna Gasior Griesman ’11 is a cost accountant at Steel King, Inc., a steel manufacturing company headquartered in Stevens Point, WI.

Karen Martinson Cherwien ’04

Karen Martinson Cherwien ’04 is a palliative care chaplain at Allina Health in Minneapolis, MN.  She had an article published in the June issue of Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling, entitled, “Pneumaplasticity: Rewiring the Human Soul.”.

Hannah Fischer ’12

These Gusties from the Class of 2012 got together for their 5th Annual Cabin Weekend!

Karin (Johns) Hausman ’88

In May, Gustie Gals from the class of 1988 gathered at the lake home of Karin Johns Hausman in Sunrise Beach, Texas. We were all celebrating our 50th Birthdays!