The Gustavian Weekly

Month: December 2011 | Page 2 | The Gustavian Weekly

To what do we contribute?

I took a trip to Mankato last weekend with a close friend. Our goal was simple: buy gold upholstery fringe. We were on a mission to finish a gift for our beloved choir director in honor of Christmas in Christ Chapel. […]

The best of intentions…

Congratulations, Gusties. Thanksgiving break is long gone, Christmas in Christ Chapel is over and all that’s left between you and the holidays are a few finals. We’re close. Before you know it you’ll be packing up your three week’s worth […]

Your anti-Gustie of the Week: Chester Bumstead

The Gustavus dropout inspires us, well, he reminds us that we are all alive. —A wise man As a Gustie drop-out, Chester Bumstead is excited to see just how his one week of attendance at Gustavus will serve him in […]


I remember how winter felt five months ago. About once a week I’d visit it in my head, shiver at the thought of ruthlessly whipping winds and deadlines. I’d visit it when I shut my eyes, while the sun was too […]

Calendar (Dec 9, 2011)

Men’s hockey sweeps Auggies

The men’s hockey team earned its first sweep of the season last weekend, beating Augsburg on consecutive nights to improve 4-4-2 on the season and 3-3-0 in the MIAC. “With only two more conference games before Christmas break and January, […]

Take a run with Allie Stocco

Senior Classics Major Allie Stocco is co-captain of Gustavus’ Alpine Ski team and is excited to be a key part in bringing a sport she has loved since she was little to Gustavus. Here she shares her insights on this […]

Gustie women making noise

After clinching two big wins out on the West coast, the Gustavus women’s basketball team returned home and was 3-1 in their first four MIAC games. Gustavus posted wins over Hamline and Carleton before falling to St. Thomas, but  ended […]

Campus Safety Report (12/09/11)

.Monday, November 28 •  A Gustavus student reported the theft of his unlocked bicycle from the bike rack at Pittman Hall.   Tuesday, November 29 •  Campus Safety was dispatched to North Hall in reference to vandalism. Three students were […]

Gustie of the Week: John Anderson

Enthusiastic about science and helping others John Anderson is an upbeat, charismatic senior chemistry major with a soft spot for helping others. John stays busy on campus as a member of M-pact, Alpha Phi Omega (APO), the Servant Leadership Program, […]