Archive for November, 2017

Strong Second Half Start Leads To Women’s Basketball 71-50 Win Over UW-River Falls

After a slow start to Thursday’s non-conference women’s basketball game, Gustavus used a big third quarter, outscoring UW-River Falls 26-13, en route to a decisive 71-50 victory at Gus Young Court. The win moves the No. 12-ranked Gusties to 4-0 on the season, while the Falcons drop to 3-2.

Ashley Becker Named United Soccer Coaches First Team All-America

United Soccer Coaches announced Thursday the association’s NCAA Division III Women’s All-America Teams on the eve of the 2017 NCAA Championship semifinals in Greensboro, N.C. and Gustavus goalkeeper Ashley Becker (Jr., Farmington, Minn.) has been named First Team All-America. The First Team consists of 15 players, but just one keeper. Becker is also the only First Teamer from an institution that did not qualify for the national tournament.

Gustavus Women’s Rugby Team Bound for National Final Four

The club team will compete December 2-3 in the National Small College Rugby Organization's final four in Marietta, Georgia.

PBS to air Christmas in Christ Chapel during Holiday Season

The 2016 service, "Ubuntu, Jesu: From the Cradle of Humankind to the Ends of the Earth," will air across the country this December.

Women’s Basketball Hosts UW-River Falls Tonight

The No. 12-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team is back home tonight for a non-conference game against UW-River Falls, starting at 7 p.m. The Gusties enter the contest with a 3-0 record, while the Falcons are 3-1.

Security Vulnerability in MacOS 10.13 High Sierra

You may have heard about the Macintosh Root Vulnerability that garnered headlines on tech blogs across the web. http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-42161823 Here’s how this vulnerability affects Macs on campus. If you have a Gustavus issued Mac of any kind, you are not affected for two reasons. First, it only affects the latest versions of macOS – High […]

Men’s Hockey Returns To Action With Bethel Series, Hosts Teddy Bear Toss Friday

The Gustavus men’s hockey team is set to return to action, coming off Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action, taking on Bethel University. The Gusties (4-3-1, 3-1 MIAC) host the Royals (1-10, 1-4 MIAC) during the second annual Teddy Bear Toss benefit on Friday prior to Bethel hosting on Saturday.

Gustavus Wellness Communication: Reducing Stress

The month of December can be quite stressful with the semester ending, social obligations and the overall busyness of the season. Gustavus offers a variety of ways to help you manage stress during this hectic time: Take advantage of the chair massages Gustavus offers on occasion at a reduced price Partake in an exercise class […]

Strong First Half Leads Men’s Basketball To Victory Over Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus men's basketball team's 52.9 percent field goal percentage and 53-28 first half propelled it to a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opening victory over Saint Mary's University Wednesday evening, winning 85-65 at Gus Young Court.

Library Matters / Libraries Matter: Net Neutrality

By now you’ve probably heard that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)’s chairman, Ajit Pai, has introduced plans to end net neutrality. The outcome of the vote, which is scheduled for December 14, is almost certain to pass, given the partisan makeup of the commission. Ending net neutrality is troubling on a whole host of reasons. […]