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Monday Moments with President Bergman: December 10, 2018

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

Nine Gusties Compete at Chuck Peterson Open

A small contingent of the Gustavus men’s and women’s indoor track & field teams kicked off the indoor season Saturday at the Chuck Peterson Open & Multi, hosted by Minnesota State-Mankato. Four athletes on the men’s team and five from the women’s squad competed on Saturday.

Second Half Outburst Propels Saint Mary’s Over Men’s Basketball

The Gustavus men's basketball team played host to Saint Mary's on Saturday and fell by a score of 86-81.

Lee’s Career High Guides Women’s Hoops to Victory Over Saint Mary’s

Justine Lee (Sr., Dawson, Minn.) posted a career-high 26 points on 9-of-12 shooting to lead the Gustavus women’s basketball team to a 65-56 win over Saint Mary’s Saturday at Gus Young Court, improving to 5-4 overall and 2-1 in the MIAC.

Falcons Use Strong First Period to Best Women’s Hockey 4-0

The No. 5 UW-River Falls Falcons scored three goals in the first 11:26 of the contest to help propel them to a 4-0 victory over the Gustavus women's hockey team on Saturday.

December Problems of the Month

Congratulations to November’s successful solvers: Filip Belik, Sam Thompson, and James Wittrig. December’s Problem #1 is a slippery, sliding rearrangement problem: Each move in the game below consists of sliding two checkers from adjacent boxes to two open positions, keeping them adjacent and in their original order as they move. In three moves, the pattern […]

Women’s Basketball Hosts Saint Mary’s Saturday Afternoon

The Gustavus women’s basketball continues its MIAC home stand Saturday as it plays host to Saint Mary’s at 1 p.m. The Gusties enter the contest 4-4 overall and 1-1 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals are 5-2 overall and 2-0 in the league.

Men’s Hockey Loses 3-1 to No. 15 St. Scholastica

The Gustavus men’s hockey team Friday night lost to No. 15 St. Scholastica 3-1 in non-conference action, dropping to 4-6-1 overall. Despite not getting the win on the ice, Gustavus earned a victory for its charitable efforts by hosting the annual Teddy Bear Toss Game, which collected hundreds of new stuffed animals with donations going to the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital.

Men’s Basketball Prepares for Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus men’s basketball will host Saint Mary’s on Saturday afternoon for a MIAC contest with the tipoff at 3 p.m.

Kathleen Keller (History)

Kathleen Keller presented a paper titled “Mamadou Alioune Kane: A perspective on work, family, and crime among Senegalese in 1930s Paris” at the Western Society for French History Annual meeting in Portland, Maine on November 2, 2018.