Blogs at Gustavus

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Interview: Samantha Raghu ’21, Gilman Scholarship Recipient

What is your study away plan? Would you please describe your program? During Fall Semester of 2019, I will be studying abroad in Thailand through the University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC). The program “Southeast Asian Economics, Politics, and Culture Studies” is a semester-long program located at Chiang Mai University (CMU) in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The […]

Interview: Quincy Yangh ’21, Gilman and FEA Scholarship Recipient

What is your study away plan? Would you please describe your program? Through the School for International Training (SIT), I will be studying away in Nepal and India Fall 2020, my program is called Nepal and India: Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples . This program focuses on three avenues: migration, identity, and resilience. By implementing homestays, […]

Volleyball Travels to UW-Eau Claire for Weekend Slate

The Gustavus volleyball team heads to UW-Eau Claire this weekend for the Sandy Schumacher Memorial Tournament. The Gusties play Linfield College and Lakeland University at 3 and 7 p.m. Friday before playing Carthage College and UW-Eau Claire at 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday.

Men’s Soccer vs. Wartburg Postponed to Oct. 20

The Gustavus men's soccer home match against Wartburg originally scheduled for 5 p.m. Friday is postponed to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 20. The Gustavus soccer fields are unsuitable for play after the recent rainfall, causing the postponement. 

1981 Nurses Gather

In early September, the 1981 Nurses gathered together for a two-day reunion.  The first day they gathered at the home of Becky Redepenning Diekmann’s home in Lake Elmo and day two they got together at the Como Park Conservatory.  A good time was had by all! Back Row: L to R: Becky Redepenning Diekmann (in […]

Football Heads to UW-Stout for First Road Test of Season

The Gustavus football team will travel to Menomonie, Wis. to take on UW-Stout at 1:05 p.m. Saturday for its first road contest of the season. The Gusties are 1-0 thanks to a 50-19 win over Martin Luther, while the Blue Devils are 0-1 due to a 14-7 loss against Saint John's.

Sheng Yang (Economics and Management)

Sheng Yang collaborated with Gustavus graduate Thanh Nguyen ’15 to publish an article titled “Skewness Preference and Asset Pricing: Evidence from the Japanese Stock Market” in Journal of Risk and Financial Management.

Julie Gilbert (Library)

Julie Gilbert published a historical novel for middle grade readers. Lucy Fights the Flames: A Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Survival Story is part of the Girls Survive series from Capstone.

Marcia Bunge (Religion)

Marcia Bunge and Kathi Tunheim co-wrote an article entitled “Rooted and Open as Resource for Expanding Opportunities on Your Own Campus.” The article was published in the most recent issue of Intersections (2019), which focuses on the document, “Rooted and Open: The Common Calling of the Network of ELCA Colleges and Universities.” Copies of the […]

Visualize This

When Bianca Andreescu pulled off her amazing U.S. Open finals victory over Serena Williams, and was undaunted by William’s comeback in the second set, she explained it by saying she was not ruffled because she had visualized winning the U.S. Open her whole life (nineteen is a whole life???) and continued to focus on that.  […]