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Volleyball Announces Plans For Alumnae Match/Karen Gilman Benefit

St. Peter, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus Head Volleyball Coach Rachelle Sherden has announced the date for this spring’s Alumnae Match. The event will be held on Saturday, May 2, at 5:00 p.m. on Gus Young Court located in the Lund Center Forum. New this year, the alumnae match will be paired with a benefit dinner […]


Strong Finish Leads To Sixth Straight MIAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championship

Minneapolis – “Pressure is a privilege and this team embraces that,” said Head Coach Jon Carlson prior to the 2015 MIAC Swimming and Diving Championships. When the leaderboard of the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center displayed Gustavus and St. Thomas in a tie for first place after day one, it was apparent that this year’s […]


Pre-Dental Students Thriving at Gustavus

Kyle Hunt ’10 earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Gustavus, completed dental school at the University of Illinois-Chicago, and has now started his career as a dentist at Personal Care Dentistry in Roseville. He is part of a growing list of Gustavus alumni who have taken advantage of one of the College’s pre-professional tracks—in this case the College’s pre-dental program.


Women’s Indoor Track & Field Finishes Fourth At Saint Ben’s Invite

Collegeville, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus women’s indoor track and field team scored 92 points to finish fourth at the College of Saint Benedict Invitational held Saturday at the McNeely Spectrum on the campus of Saint John’s University. Saint Ben’s won the meet with a score of 230.5, the College of St. Scholastica took second […]


Men’s Indoor Track & Field Finishes Third At Saint John’s Invite

Collegeville, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s indoor track and field team scored 116 points to finish in third place at the Saint John’s University Invitational held Saturday afternoon at the McNeely Spectrum. Saint John’s won the six-team meet with a 191, and Hamline University placed second with a 141. Leading the Gusties with the […]


First Week in Mora

Hallå! We now have been in the city of Mora in Dalarna county for over a week and we all love it! My name is Alexa Giebink and I come from Sioux Falls, SD. I am a junior History Major, Sociology/Anthropology and Classics double minor.  I have no Scandinavian heritage or studies in my background. […]

Men’s Tennis Suffers Pair Of Hard-Fought Losses To Close Out 2015 ITA Indoor Championship

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolpus men’s tennis team capped off the 2015 ITA National Indoor Championship with a pair of gut-wrenching losses to No. 8 Case Western Reserve University and No. 9 Carnegie Mellon University on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center. The Gusties fell 5-4 to Case Western Reserve in their consolation […]


Men’s Hockey Caps 2014-15 Campaign With 4-2 Victory Over Bethel

St. Peter, Minn. – In a Senior Day game with not a whole lot to play for but pride and love of the game, it was only fitting that seniors would be the ones doing the majority of the scoring for the Gustavus Adolphus men’s hockey team. After being eliminated from playoff contention with a 6-2 […]

Men’s Swimming & Diving Finishes Fifth At MIAC Championships

Minneapolis – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s swimming and diving team finished fifth with a team score of 487 at the 2015 MIAC Swimming and Diving Championships held over the weekend at the Aquatic Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The University of St. Thomas swam away with the championship with a team […]


Men’s Basketball Falls To Saint John’s 50-47 To Close Season

COLLEGEVILLE, MINN – With a playoff berth already secure, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team went into its final regular season game of the season with Saint John’s University playing for seeding purposes. With their 50-47 loss to the Johnnies, Gustavus fell to the sixth seed, meaning it will travel back to Collegeview for a […]