Archive for 2017

My Gustavus: John Biewen ’83

  (My Gustavus profiles showcase an alum telling their Gustavus story.)   “I feel I’ve been doing something akin to philosophy all these years, that there’s direct continuity from my liberal arts education to my life’s work.”   My brother, Paul ’80, played basketball for Whitey Skoog, and I was a basketball player, too. I visited and […]

Men’s Golf Receives GCAA Academic Honor

The Gustavus men's golf team is one of seven NCAA Division III men's golf teams to receive President’s Special Recognition status from the Golf Coaches Association of America. 

McKenzie Swenson Prepares For 3M Championship In Internship Role

McKenzie Swenson (Buffalo, Minn.), a three-year letter winner on the Gustavus Adolphus College women’s golf team is currently taking part in an exciting internship as the Pro-Am and Fan Features Coordinator at the 2017 PGA Champions Tour 3M Championship.

Heroic Productions Wins Hermes Gold Award for Christmas in Christ Chapel Broadcast

The award recognizes the outstanding work of the creative professionals at Heroic Productions and the students of Gustavus Adolphus College.

Gustavus Human Resources Blog: Celebrate National Blueberry Month

Celebrate National Blueberry Month with tasty treats made from healthy fruit. Whether you freeze, blend, bake or simply snack on these delicious berries – enjoy! News from the Saint Peter Food Coop: Everything You Need To Know About Blueberries for National Blueberry Month Information Sheet with Recipe:

Class of 2017

Senior nursing students spent the day, April 4, 2017 at the Minnesota State Capitol advocating for better health care for patients with mental illnesses.   The Day on the Hill was sponsored by the Minnesota Student Nurses Association as well as the Minnesota Nurses Association. Students met with their representatives and/or left an op-ed advocacy […]

Gustavus Human Resources Blog: Staying Hydrated

Are you staying hydrated during the hot summer months? Check out these fun and informative videos and article reinforcing the importance of drinking water. How much water do you need? Per Mayo Clinic, adequate fluid intake equates to 13 cups of beverages per day for men and 9 cups for women. Enjoy! TED Ed Videos […]

For Faculty: Digital Tools for Learning

We have been participating in the Mellon-funded Digital Humanities workshops and activities over the past three years. Students will once again have an interesting array of IEX courses this coming January that will have at least some infusion of digital humanities including a new one offered by the library (on Identity and the Internet – […]

$40 Million Commitment is Largest Gift in Gustavus Adolphus College History

The landmark gift will position Gustavus among the elite liberal arts colleges in the nation for years to come.

Gustavus Alum Named to Minnesota Council on Latino Affairs

Julio Zelaya, a political science major who graduated in 2012, was recently appointed by Governor Mark Dayton.