Blogs at Gustavus

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Janine Wotton (Psychological Science) and Michael Ferragamo (Biology and Psychological Science)

Janine Wotton and Michael Ferragamo published an article titled “Using the tools of behavioral neuroscience to determine the identity of different mouse strains in a laboratory course” in the Journal for Undergraduate Neuroscience Education, Fall issue 2017.

Maddalena Marinari (History)

Maddalena Marinari recently published an essay in Laura E. Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra’s New Italian Migrations to the United States. The volume has already received its first positive review.

Chris Gilbert (Political Science)

Chris Gilbert and co-authors Alexander Jensen ’18 and Joseph Cella ’18 have published a book chapter, “The Resurgence of Evangelical Political Strength in 2016 Minnesota Electoral Politics,” which will appear in the forthcoming book God at the Grassroots 2016: The Christian Right in American Politics (Rowman and Littlefield Publishers).

Men’s Tennis Opens 2017 Fall Season At Drake Invite

The Gustavus men’s tennis team kicks off the 2017 fall season Friday through Sunday at the Drake Invitational in Des Moines, Iowa.

Hamline Enters Hollingsworth Field For Homecoming Versus Gustie Football

The Gustavus football team is set to host Hamline University on Saturday afternoon during homecoming and Gustavus Athletics Hall of Fame day. The Gusties (2-1, 1-0 MIAC) host the Pipers (1-1, 0-0 MIAC) at 1 p.m. at Hollingsworth Field. 

Volleyball Sweeps Carleton In Home Opener

The No. 10-ranked Gustavus volleyball team swept Carleton College in the home opener on Wednesday evening at Gus Young Court, improving its overall record to 13-1 and 2-0 during Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.

Men’s Soccer Overmatches Viterbo In 6-0 Win

The Gustavus men's soccer team took down Viterbo University with six different scorers on Wednesday afternoon, earning their third shutout of the season and improving their record to 5-3-0 on the season.

ITA 2016 Nominee: Debra Pitton and Amy Vizenor

This is one of a few interviews conducted by Lili Rothschild ‘17 with winners and previous nominees for the Gustavus Innovative Teaching Award. Nominations for this year’s awards should be emailed to by November, 10th.  More details can be found at Debra Pitton and Amy Vizenor, Department of Education, submitted an application for […]

Late Goal Pushes Women’s Soccer Past UW-Stout 2-1

For the second straight game, the Gustavus women’s soccer team claimed a 2-1 victory, this time against the University of Wisconsin-Stout on Tuesday. A goal with less than eight minutes remaining in regulation proved to be the game-winner for the Gusties as they improve to 5-1-1 overall, while UW-Stout drops to 1-4.

Calling all high school instrumental and vocalists!

The search is on for phenomenal high school musicians interested in competing for a solo spot with the renowned Gustavus Symphony Orchestra. The second annual Concerto/Aria Competition for High School Musicians provides a unique musical experience for stand-out high school instrumental or vocalists.