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Men’s Swim & Dive in First After Pioneer Classic Opening Session, Women Second

The Gustavus men’s and women’s swim & dive teams got off to a solid start at Grinnell’s Pioneer Classic on Friday. The Gustie men sit in first place after the first session with a score of 530.5 – nearly 250 more points than the second place team – while the women are one point off the lead with 372 points.

Women’s Hockey Ties Saint Mary’s 2-2

The No. 4 Gustavus women’s hockey team’s seven-game unbeaten streak came to end Friday night at Saint Mary’s with a 2-2 tie. The Gusties move to 7-0-1 overall and 4-0-1 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals are now 2-5-1 overall and 2-2-1 in the league.

Offensive Outburst leads Men’s Hockey to 7-0 Win Over Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus men's hockey team used a strong all-around contest as they defeated Saint Mary's 7-0. With the win the Gusties move to 5-4 overall and 2-1 in the MIAC while the Cardinals fall to 2-5-1 overall and 2-1 in the conference. 

Behind the scenes of Christmas in Christ Chapel: The unseen production behind Christmas in Christ Chapel

The planning for Gustavus’ annual holiday production, Christmas in Christ Chapel, begins almost a year before the first performance. The event, produced by the Office of Marketing and Communication at Gustavus, in combination with the fine arts and the help of numerous others, features three combined choirs, handbell players, an entire orchestra and band, and […]

Campus Safety Report (12/6/19)

Monday, November 18th No incidents reported Tuesday, November 19th No incidents reported Wednesday, November 20th Campus Safety discovered students on the roof of Southwest Hall. Students referred to the campus conduct system. Campus Safety performed a medical transport to Rivers Edge. Thursday, November 21st Campus Safety responded to a medical assist at Pittman Hall. Campus […]

Psychology Department showcases work: Psychological Studies department hosts annual research symposium

On Thursday, Dec. 5, the Psychological Studies department hosted the Fall 2019 Psychological Science Research Symposium where students in the department were able to present research projects and studies that they have completed and conducted. “The purpose of the research symposium is to showcase all the hard work Psychological Science students have done over the […]

J-Term courses maximize winter enjoyment: Gustavus provides students with opportunities on and off campus

January 2020 is bringing Gustavus students exciting opportunities to either study abroad all over the world or create memories right here on campus. While on campus, forget about the zero below temperatures, and enjoy events hosted on campus from a variety of organizations. One way to stay warm is cozying up in the Multifaith Center […]

C in CC: a celebration of unity through dance

Over the years, Christmas in Christ Chapel has increasingly featured dances in its services. These dances help audience members to visualize the theme expressed and the messages shared during the Christmas in Christ Chapel experience. Theater and dance professor Michele Rusinko is heavily involved in creating these dances for the services. Gustavus’ popular and beloved […]

Cultivating the C in CC experience

When it comes to choosing the theme for Christmas in Christ Chapel, the Chaplain’s Office is responsible for planning this beautiful, heart-warming event. A committee of about 11 members is led by the Artistic Director who brainstorms an idea and brings it to the entire group, receiving feedback from the committee on what the overall […]

Preview: Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture

The Gustavus campus is preparing to host this year’s Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture speaker Donzaleigh Abernathy. The lecture will take place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 20 of 2020 in Christ Chapel. Born in the throes of the Civil Rights movement, Abernathy is the daughter of  American […]