Archive for May, 2019

The History of the History (Department)

Note: The following post was created by History Department Lund-Davis academic assistants who researched the history of the department in the Gustavus College Archives. Photos by Ayushi Kalyani. Text by Adam Johnson. Everything, ultimately, has a history. Rocks, people, nations, ideals; if there is information, you can track things back to their ultimate origins (though […]

Gustavus Wind Orchestra shines spotlight on graduating seniors, guest artists

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra closes out its season with a finale concert featuring a stacked list of special guests Friday at 7 p.m. in Björling Recital Hall.

Women’s Soccer Announces 2019 Camp Dates

The Gustavus women’s soccer team is excited to be hosting two different residential camps this summer.

D-Up Wins 1st Place and advances to the Minnesota Cup by Lanie Altmann ’20

On Saturday, May 11, the Gustie Entrepreneur Cup was held in Alumni Hall. Seven teams presented their ideas to the judges: John Bergstrom ’82, Betsy Byers, Michelle Courtright ’99, Jann Eichlersmith ’85, Debby Gustafson ’85, Brent Harms ’82, Bob LaBombard, Russ Michaletz ’74, and Ari Silkey ’99. The teams included Twigit, The Thinking Tank, Campus […]

Meghan Gallagher Represents Class of 2019 as Commencement Speaker

The LALACS major from Chanhassen, Minn. will deliver the commencement address on Saturday, June 1 at Hollingsworth Field.

Monday (Tuesday!) Moments with President Bergman: May 28, 2019

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

Library Hours for Senior Week/Commencement Weekend

Library hours for Tues., May 28-Friday, May 31: 8:00 am – 4:45 pm.; Sat. & Sun., June 1 & 2: Closed. Congratulations Class of 2019!!

Class of 2019 Commencement Set for Saturday

Gustavus Adolphus College will close its 157th academic year with the 2019 commencement exercises on Saturday, June 1.

Hensch Takes Bronze in Hammer at NCAA Outdoor Championships

Gustavus men’s thrower Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.) capped his decorated collegiate career with an All-American third place finish in the hammer throw at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.

Keelin Takes 13th in Hammer at NCAA Championships

Gustavus women’s thrower Katie Keelin (Jr., Burnsville, Minn.) took 13th in the hammer throw Saturday at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.