Archive for August, 2018

Volleyball Splits Opening Day at Trinity National Invitational

The No. 7 Gustavus volleyball team opened its 2018 season Friday by splitting a pair of matches at the Trinity National Invitational. The Gusties swept UW-Stevens Point 3-0 and then dropped a matchup of nationally ranked teams to No. 11 Trinity 3-1.

Men’s Soccer Opens Season With 4-1 Win Over Presentation

The Gustavus men’s soccer team Friday opened the Tudor Flintham era with a decisive 4-1 victory over Presentation at the Gustie Soccer Field. Arthur Parens (Sr., Wayzata, Minn.) tallied two goals and Scott Heinen (So., Aurora, Ill.) posted his first career three-assist match to lead the offense, while the team outshot the visitors by 17. 

Gustavus Welcomes Class of 2022

Nearly 700 students from 35 states and 17 countries joined the Gustavus community on Friday, August 31.

SIAS students introduced to Gustavus

Orientation has started early for students and mentors in the SIAS program.   The Summer Institute for Acadmic Success, or SIAS, is a program that brings unique and underrepresented students to campus for an extra week before the rest of the first-years move in.   This gives them a chance to get to know the […]

Gustie of the Week – Joyce Amakoue

Junior Joyce Amakoue is the epitome of a person who makes the most of every day. Originally born in the West African nation of Togo, Joyce and her family came to Minnesota in 2002, and currently reside in the city of Bloomington. This past week, Joyce traveled from Bloomington to Gustavus to begin training to become […]

War on bottled water

It’s been a long day of moving in. You’re tired from lugging boxes up and down the stairs of Co-Ed and all you want is an ice-cold bottle of Dasani. However, lurking in that bottle is an intruder, microplastic. Microplastics are particles of plastic smaller than the eye can see and thinner than a strand […]

Volleyball ranked No. 7 in the nation

As a new season approaches, the women’s volleyball team has been motivated and focused to improve on their impressive record from the year before.  Last season the Gusties boasted a record of 26-7, finishing the season ranked as No. 7 in the nation.  The team also advanced as far as the NCAA National Quarterfinals, ultimately losing […]

2018 Golf Season Preview

The Gustavus men's and women's golf teams will begin their respective seasons on Saturday with the men competing at the Transylvania Invitational in Lexington, Kentucky and the women competing at the Saint Ben's Invite in Sartell, Minnesota.

2018 Cross Country Season Preview

The Gustavus men's and women's cross country teams will begin their season this Saturday at Crown College with the women beginning at 10:00 a.m. and the men racing at 10:45 a.m.