Archive for September, 2018

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Women’s Soccer Falls to Augsburg

The Gustavus women's soccer team played host to Augsburg on Saturday afternoon and lost by a score of 2-0.

Men’s Tennis Sees Success on Day One of ITA Midwest Regional

The Gustavus men's tennis team competed in the first day of the ITA Midwest Regional today and saw many different players advance into the second and third rounds.

Exploring our most fundamental resource – 54th annual Nobel Conference to focus on Soil: A Universe Underfoot

The 54th annual Nobel Conference, held October 2 and 3, “invites participants to consider the vast diversity and complexity of soil, and to ponder the challenges we face in protecting this most fundamental resource,” the conference website said.  The two-day conference includes lecturers, panel discussions, musical interludes, and interactive activities such as going to Big […]

Campus Safety Report (9/28/18)

Monday, September 17 Campus safety gave a student a medical escort to the Rivers Edge emergency room. Tuesday, September 18 No incidents reported.  Wednesday, September 19 Campus Safety responded to a medical assist in College View. The student was going to go to the doctor later today. Campus Safety responded to concerns regarding access to […]

Family weekend kicks of October

Gustavus families are getting ready for the annual Gustavus Family Weekend on October 12 to 14.  From evening films in Wallenberg to bingo and pizza, students and their families will be busy enjoying campus and St. Peter. To kick off the weekend, families are invited to attend classes and observe their student(s) in their academic […]

Mankato powwow brings Dakota families together

At 12:30 p.m. last Saturday, September 22, a bus filled with students left Gustavus bound for the 46th Annual Mahkato Native American powwow in Mankato.  “You are invited to the 46th Annual Mahkato Pow Wow on September 21-23, 2018 at the Land of Memories Park in Mankato, Minnesota, honoring the Dakota 38,” the Crazy Crow […]

Reviewing The Good Food Revolution

Beginning in the 2000-2001 Academic Year, the Reading in Common program has provided 19 classes of Gusties with books of high literary quality and interdisciplinary significance. As part of the tradition, the Reading in Common books deal with themes connected directly to the Nobel Conference theme. This year’s Reading in Common book is The Good […]

Gustie of the Week: Lucio Gonzalez

Few people have involved themselves in the Gustavus community as much as Lucio Gonzalez.  Lucio is a junior Political Science and Philosophy double major from Inglewood, California.  He chose Gustavus particularly for the Political Science department and wanted the adventure of going to college far from home.  Lucio is heavily involved on campus in a […]

Greek life: more than a stereotype

When the words “fraternity” and “sorority” are brought up, it is common to automatically picture a bunch of guys wearing boat shoes with perfectly parted hair, or a pack of sorority girls squatting the day away. This stereotype has been building for ages through movies and social media, oftentimes putting a bad taste in people’s […]