Archive for November, 2016

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Patricia Lindell Research Prize/Paper Award Winner!

We are very excited to announce that alumnus Cole Tucker has been selected as the 2016-17 Patricia Lindell Research Paper Award Winner! Cole’s paper was selected from a very impressive compilation of submissions. Cole has received $400 for his winning paper, Effects of Aberrant Self-Lipid Antigen Presentation by Autoimmune B Lymphocytes on iNKT Cell Homeostasis.   […]

Women’s Hockey To Face Off Against UW-Eau Claire

The Gustavus women’s hockey team hosts the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Tuesday evening for a non-conference weekday matchup.

Mikayla Miller Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Athlete Of The Week

Mikayla Miller has been a key factor in Gustavus' perfect 5-0 start to the season as the team's leading scorer. Last week, Miller averaged 30.0 points per game after putting up a career-high 34 points in a 67-47 win against UW-La Crosse, followed by a 26-point performance in the Gusties' 83-71 win against Buena Vista. Miller missed only one of her 20 free throw attempts (.950) and was a perfect 12-for-12 from the charity stripe against Buena Vista. She also averaged 3.5 assists and 4.5 rebounds in those two games and shot 51.4 percent from the floor. Miller ranks second in the MIAC in scoring at 19.6 points per game.

Humanities Majors: Happy, Socially Useful, and Well-Compensated

Myth: Welders make more than philosophers. Reality: Happy, social useful, and well-compensated Humanities majors. The data are clear: Contrary to the distortions and in some cases outright lies circulating in our society about the Humanities and the traditional Liberal Arts, persons who major in those areas are not only well-compensated but also highly satisfied in their jobs. […]

Men’s Basketball Falls 90-78 At Simpson

The Gustavus men’s basketball team was unable to slow down Simpson’s late second half surge Saturday, dropping a 90-78 decision to fall to 0-2 overall. The Gusties came within six points of the lead midway through the second half, but the Storm were able increase their lead to double digits and held on to a comfortable advantage the rest of the way.

Women’s Basketball Remains Undefeated, Defeats Buena Vista 83-71

The Gustavus women's basketball team defeated Buena Vista University Saturday afternoon by a score of 83-71 to remain undefeated and move to 5-0 overall on the season.

Men’s Basketball Travels To Simpson Saturday

The Gustavus men’s basketball team is set for its second straight non-conference road game to start the 2016-17 season as it faces Simpson College at 2 p.m. Saturday. The Gusties enter the game 0-1 after an 81-60 loss at Buena Vista last Friday, while the Storm are 2-1 overall after most recently losing 67-59 to Waldorf on Monday. Simpson started the season with wins over Monmouth (75-65) and Augsburg (95-71).

Women’s Basketball Set To Host Buena Vista

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team hosts Buena Vista University for a non-conference matchup Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court. The 4-0 Gusties are set to tip off against the 2-2 Beavers at 1 p.m.

Power Play Goal Lifts Women’s Hockey Past Yellowjackets

The Gustavus women's hockey team earned its second shutout of the season as Rachel Skoglund's (Jr., Forest Lake, Minn.) game-winning power play goal was enough for the Gusties to escape with a 1-0 win over the University of Wisconsin-Superior.

Miller Sets Program Record As Women’s Basketball Tops UW-La Crosse, 67-47

The Gustavus women's basketball team remains undefeated as Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.) tallied a program-record 34 points to lead the Gusties to a 67-47 victory at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Tuesday evening.