Archive for November, 2019

Men’s Basketball Falters Late, Loses in Overtime at Central

The Gustavus men’s basketball team took Central (Iowa) to overtime on Saturday night, but wound up losing 89-79 to fall to 1-3 overall. The Dutch, who outscored the Gusties 12-2 in the overtime period, improve to 2-4.

Women’s Basketball Falls to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

The Gustavus women's basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Saturday, falling to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 41-37. With the loss the Gusties fall to 4-1 while the Athenas move to 5-0.

Women’s Basketball Downs Pomona-Pitzer 73-65

The Gustavus women's basketball team competed in its first of two games in California Friday, defeating Pomona-Pizter 73-65. With the win the Gusties move to 4-0 while the Sagehens fall to 1-4. 

A band that welcomes all

The newly formed Gustavus Campus Band held its inaugural performance November 24 and is looking for new members.

Men’s Basketball Faces Central on Saturday

The Gustavus men’s basketball team is on the road Saturday taking on Central (Iowa) for a 5 p.m. non-conference game. The Gusties enter the contest 1-2 overall while the Dutch are 1-4.

Women’s Basketball Travels to California for Pair of Contests

SAINT PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus women’s basketball team will head to California this weekend for a pair of contests in Claremont. The Gusties (3-0) will take on Pomona-Pitzer (1-3) on Friday at 6:30 before taking on Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (3-0) at 6:30 on Saturday. Friday: Live Stats Saturday: Live Stats Gustavus Game Notes The Series’: Friday’s […]

Thanksgiving. Cheating, Bitterness, and Understanding

I have been having a series of conversations recently with someone whose ideology I have deeply and bitterly opposed . Just as they have deeply and bitterly opposed mine. Throughout the course of these conversations, I have discovered that as I have stopped pushing or saying internally “What is the matter with you, anyway???”, and […]

Student Experiences: Interdisciplinary workings in the Superior National Forest, by Emily Carlson ’20

Born and raised in the suburbs on Minneapolis, I was eager for the opportunity to explore my own backyard in the Superior National Forest this summer. One of two national forests in Minnesota, SUF makes up 3 million acres of the Northern border including the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. I was hired along with […]

Six Gusties Named MIAC Football First Team All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its football postseason awards Tuesday and six Gustavus student-athletes were named First Team All-Conference – Brayton Finch (Sr., Mount Morris, Ill.), Zach Jakes (So., Mankato), Josh Kirk (Sr., Garvin), Brice Panning (Sr., Hamburg),  Kaleb Scott (Jr., Gardena, Calif.), and Michael Veldman (Sr., Becker). 

Hofstede, Small Selected as MIAC Swimmers of the Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Tuesday announced its Swimming & Diving Athletes of the Week and Gustavus earned both awards. Erik Small (Fy., Hudson, Wis) is this week's Men's Athlete of the Week and Ellen Hofstede (Fy., Hopkins) is the Women's Athlete of the Week.