Archive for April, 2018

Men’s Golf Takes Fourth At Saint John’s Spring Invite

The Gustavus men’s golf team took fourth place out of 10 teams Monday at the Saint John’s Spring Invitational. The Gusties finished with a 304-305-609, which was 14 strokes behind the winner, St. Thomas.

Spanish Majors Awarded

Two Gustavus Spanish majors, Megan Kallestad ’18 and Angie Ramírez ’19 have been awarded the President’s Community Engagement Award for their work in Big Partner Little Partner and Language Buddies.

Monday Moments with President Bergman: April 30, 2018

Gustavus President Rebecca M. Bergman shares her thoughts with College employees each week.

Baseball Opens May With Doubleheaders Versus Oles And Pipers

The Gustavus baseball team opens the month of May with back-to-back Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weekday doubleheaders versus St. Olaf College and Hamline University. The Gusties (12-15, 4-8 MIAC) will face the Oles (14-14, 4-8 MIAC) in Northfield on Tuesday prior to hosting the Pipers (13-17, 6-8 MIAC) on Wednesday. 

Women’s Tennis Set For MIAC Playoffs

The No. 28-ranked Gustavus women’s tennis team enters the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Playoffs as the No. 1 seed after clinching the program's 29th regular season championship after a 4-0 weekend to close out the regular season unbeaten at 10-0 in the MIAC.

Student Book Reviews

Thirteen students participated in the Library’s Spring Reading Workshop during the first half of the semester. We read and discussed a book together (Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere, a family drama, social critique, and mystery all in one) and students read and reviewed of a second book of their choice. Excerpts from some student book […]

Nobel Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee To Keynote MAYDAY! Conference

The 38th annual MAYDAY! Peace Conference, "Mighty Be Our Powers: Gender, Justice, and Peacebuilding," will take place on Wednesday, May 2.

ITA 2017 Nominee: Jeff Ford

This is one of a few interviews conducted by Ellyn Adelmann ‘18 with winners and previous nominees for the Gustavus Innovative Teaching Award during the 2017-2018 academic year. Jeff Ford, Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, incorporated two innovative elements to his MCS-121: Calculus I course–Team Based Learning and Standards-Based Grading. With a goal […]

The Fine Arts Guide to Honors Weekend

Honors Weekend is busy on campus, so here's a handy guide to all of the fabulous fine arts events happening this weekend!

Women’s Golf Concludes Season With Fourth Place Finish At Carleton Invite

The Gustavus women's golf team wrapped up its season Sunday with a fourth place finish at the Carleton Invitational, played at the Northfield Golf Club. The Gusties shot a two-round total of 335-328-663. Host Carleton won the event with a score of 615.