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Class of 2018 Commencement Remarks

President Bergman's speech to the Gustavus Class of 2018 at the commencement exercises on Saturday, June 2.

Gustavus Athletics Partners With BSN SPORTS As Nike Apparel Outfitter

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department has entered into a five-year partnership with BSN SPORTS and Nike, which was announced Monday by Athletics Director Tom Brown. The agreement, which commenced June 1, will make Nike the game day outfitter for Golden Gustie athletic teams.

Greg Kaster, 2018 Carlson Award Winner, History Department

First, congratulations to our graduates, the wonderful class of 2018. Second, a word of explanation. This award is usually presented by the previous year’s recipient. It is given at graduation and the recipient does not know before hand. Unfortunately, Pam Kittelson had a family commitment she made before she won the award, which she was […]

Gustavus Celebrates Commencement for Class of 2018

520 graduates crossed the stage on Saturday, June 2, and joined the ranks of over 27,000 Gustavus alumni across the country and around the world.

Commencement Moved Indoors to Lund Arena

Rain showers and the chance of storms throughout the day have pushed the 2018 commencement ceremony indoors.

Multifaith Musings: Reflections from Prabhjot Singh ’19

by Grace Love ’19 Sikhism (the root word coming from “student” or “disciple”) is a religion originating in Punjab, a region of India.   The Sri Guru Granth Sahib is the text that informs Sikh beliefs based on the teaching legacy of 10 historical Gurus. Sikhs gather to worship in temples called Gurdwaras, where they […]

Tony Randgaard ’81 releases book, “Unpremeditated-A Murderous Caribbean Travelogue”

Tony Randgaard ’81 had the official launch party of his book Unpremeditated- A Murderous Caribbean Travelogue held May 23, 2018 when more than 25 people attended the event in Bloomington. Tony writes, “When I was staying in Belize in 2012, Prince Harry was touring the country and a celebrity murder mystery was unfolding around him. […]

Hartmann, Hensch Named May Student-Athletes Of The Month

Women’s tennis ace Briana Hartmann (Jr., Owatonna, Minn.) and men’s throwing specialist Michael Hensch (Jr., North Branch, Minn.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College May Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Office.

Commencement Set for Saturday, June 2

The 521 graduates of the Gustavus Class of 2018 will celebrate commencement on Saturday, June 2 at Hollingsworth Field.

Athletics Department Announces Fourth Annual “Golden Gusties” Award Winners

The Gustavus Athletics department hosted its fourth annual “Golden Gusties” awards banquet at Don Roberts Ice Rink on May 14 to celebrate another successful year of Gustie athletics. Listed are the 2017-18 award winners and nominees for Student-Athlete of the Year, which will be announced early June.