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Men’s Basketball Faces Tough Test Wednesday At No. 5 St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s basketball team begins a three-game road trip with a tough test at 7 p.m. Wednesday at No. 5-ranked St. Thomas. The Tommies won game one of the series 71-53 on Jan. 6 in St. Peter. The Gusties enter the matchup with a 9-10 overall record and 6-8 mark in the MIAC, while the Tommies are 17-1 overall and 12-1 in the league. Gustavus is trying to extend a four-game winning streak, while St. Thomas has won 13 straight.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Key MIAC Battle With No. 11 St. Thomas On Wednesday

The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team hosts No. 12 University of St. Thomas on Wednesday, Feb. 3 in a game featuring two of the MIAC's top-three teams. The Gusties enter the game with a 14-5 overall record and 9-3 mark in the conference, while the Tommies are 16-3 overall and 10-2 in MIAC.

Cognitive Skills Trainer

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Delores Hanson Cedarholm ’54

In Memoriam Delores Hanson Cedarholm ’54, passed away on Jan. 7, 2016 in Rochester, MN. She was a retired realtor in Newton, IA, and also piano teacher and organist. She is survived by her husband, Rev. H.E. Cedarholm and three daughters.

Jessie Johnson Robinette ’99

Jessie Johnson Robinette, ’99, and Michael Robinette of Mission, Kansas, welcomed a son, Samuel Edward Joel, on September 24, 2015.

Fair Update Feb. 1, 2016

Dear Fair Goers: 1. There are now 196 of you registered for fair!  That is great! (BUT there are over 70 of you who do not have resumes approved on Handshake – I REALLY need you to get resumes loaded so I have time to help you make each resume as good as possible!) 2. […]

Alex Kopp And Gary Cooper Named January Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Junior gymnast Alex Kopp (Long Lake, Minn.) and senior men’s basketball player Gary Cooper (Detroit, Mich.) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College January Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

Just Across the Street

As the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra and Gustavus Jazz Lab Band’s international concert tour moved from Skopje to Bitola in Macedonia, the beauty of Macedonia became even more obvious. After spending two days in the smothering winter fog of Macedonia’s capitol city of Skopje, it was wonderful to move south and through one of the mountain ranges that […]

College Rhythm in February

February is the beginning of spring semester (though the campus and the state hardly look it!). Many students are optimistic about a new start and enjoy reuniting with friends who were away for January Term or fall. Later in the month, students may feel sad or depressed due to the winter weather or as the […]

Dates and Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

February 19:  Late Registration Deadline March 5: Building Bridges Conference March 12:  President’s Ball in Minneapolis March 25 – April 3:  Spring Break March 30:  Midterm grades due April 8 (tentative date):  Grad Finale for seniors April 28:  Women in Leadership Conference in the Twin Cities (parents and public invited) April 11 – April 21:  Fall 2014 Registration In addition, a […]