Archive for August, 2021

Gustavus Ranked #20 Liberal Arts College by Washington Monthly

The College also stacks up as the best in Minnesota for social mobility and "Best Bang for the Buck."

2021 Men’s Soccer Season Preview

The Gustavus men’s soccer team begins its 2021 campaign Wednesday when it travels to Wartburg for a 3 p.m. contest. After a nearly two-year hiatus from typical season play, the Gusties posted an unblemished spring season - mainly consisting of exhibition matches - after winning the MIAC regular season titles and back-to-back championships in 2018 and 2019.

2021 Women’s Soccer Season Preview

After missing the fall of 2020 season due to the pandemic and a shortened spring of 2021 season with mainly exhibition matches, the Gustavus women’s soccer team is set to embark on a full-slated schedule Wednesday afternoon at Central College. The Gusties are coming off a spring season where they posted a 4-3 overall record against all but one conference opponent. This fall’s schedule features seven non-conference games and 11 MIAC contests.

COVID-19 Weekly Update: August 31, 2021

TO: The Gustavus Community FROM: COVID-19 Response Leadership Team SUBJECT: COVID-19 Weekly Update DATE: August 31, 2021 Every Tuesday, the Gustavus COVID-19 Response Leadership Team will send out a weekly update that includes tips and reminders, policy updates, and information about on-campus COVID-19 cases. These messages are sent to all students, faculty, and staff along […]

Fellowships Grant Gusties Life-Changing Opportunities

Fellowships Office coordinator Pamela Kittelson sits down to talk about applying for fellowships and why Gusties should take advantage.

Updated Testing and Vaccine Requirements

The two emails below were sent to students and parents and faculty and staff on August 27, 2021.

Cross Country Alumni Meet Features New Course

The Gustavus cross country program is set to host its annual Alumni Meet on Saturday morning at the Linnaeus Arboretum. Last year's race was cancelled due to the pandemic and this year's race features a new course layout. 

Gustavus Fine Arts Welcomes Back Actor and Singer Kimberly Braun ’11

Kimberly Braun ’11, actor and singer, is joining the Department of Theatre & Dance, replacing professor Henry MacCarthy for his sabbatical. Braun is a classically trained actor and singer, and has acted professionally at Folger Theatre, Barter Theatre, and Texas Shakespeare Festival. She has also taught throughout the country including at Guthrie Theatre and CalArts. […]

Sustainability Interns: A Summer Well Spent

Blog Post by Kendra Held Photos by Audrey Ochtrup-DeKeyrel This summer many sustainability interns have been working on campus in new roles. Collin Carlson and Kendra Held have been working with Kari Wallin in Physical Plant/Facilities to compile Gustavus’ first AASHE STARS evaluation, support student waste sorting through compost mini-bin distribution and a zero-waste training, as […]

Gospel Artist Felton ’15 Fosters a New Generation of Musicians

Teacher and gospel musician Daniel James Felton ’15 is making an impact in the classroom and on stage.