Blogs at Gustavus
Seven Gusties from the class of 1968 reunited at the home of Karen Lind Brazas at Channel Islands Beach, California. From left are Jane Dornfeld Zenk, Janice Nelson Napier, Karen Lind Brazas, Pam Richardson Allen, Donna Widstrom Dunn, Eileen Peterson Lund, and Judy Opheim Schwakopf.
Joy Reese ’02 and Josh Drinkall welcomed a son, Shay, on February 27, 2016.
Jessica Sussman ’09 recently married Brendan Cummins. Though the groom is not a Gustie alum, there were several guests from the class of 2008 and 2009, including three bridesmaids.
A family of three generations of Gusties cheered on the Gustavus Tennis team at the Swanson Tennis Center on 4/23/16. From left are Kent Musser ’56, Carol Lindberg Musser ’56, Maddie Johnson ’17, Chase Johnson ’19, Julie Musser Johnson ’88, and Dan Johnson ’88.
The Gustavus baseball team outhit Concordia 19-12 on Tuesday, but ended up losing a pair of MIAC games 5-0 and 4-2, dropping to 13-17 overall and 4-10 in the league.
The biggest match of the MIAC men's tennis regular season happened Saturday, when the league's two undefeated teams squared off. Gustavus and star sophomore Mohanad Alhouni (Tripoli, Libya) emerged with an 8-1 win over Carleton to claim the conference title and continue a remarkable run of MIAC success, with Alhouni leading the way with wins at both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles. For his performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Alhouni Tuesday with his fourth MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week award of the 2016 season.
Red and Green permit parking is enforced through Graduation (Visitor parking restrictions are enforced 24/7/365). Always assume that parking is enforced. Visitor parking is closed to students and employees at all times. A properly displayed valid permit is required for students and employees to park on campus. Come to the Campus Safety office with your […]
President Rebecca M. Bergman announced Tuesday morning that Thomas J. Rooney, MBA, CTP, has accepted the position of Vice President for Finance and Treasurer at Gustavus Adolphus College. He will begin in the role on July 1, 2016.
Joe, from the Minnesota Valley Action Council Food Hub delivered today. In food land, it’s still the end of the winter; his truck contained just eggs and onions. But Joe reports that “next week, or maybe the week after,” there will be greens. Wait for it! Meanwhile, gardener Adam Ellefson reports that he’s seen […]
After a brief downpour delayed play for more than an hour Monday, the Gustavus softball team finished off game one with a 5-2 victory over St. Olaf and completed the sweep with a 3-0 decision, improving to 20-10 overall and 11-5 in the MIAC.