The Gustavian Weekly

Day: December 5, 2014 | The Gustavian Weekly

Issue 12 Part 2

Issue 12 Part 2

Issue 12 Part 1

Issue 12 Part 1

Senior Spotlight: Martin Feddersen

This recurring segment will highlight a senior Gustavus athlete each week. Q: What are your expectations for the upcoming season? A: It should be a very exciting one for the Gusties. We only lost one senior last year so we […]

Men’s Soccer finishes top 32 in the nation

As the first snowfall hits Gustavus, it signifies the end of many fall sport seasons. This list of sports includes cross country. This year, two Gustie representatives took part in the Division III NCAA Championship race held in Mason, Ohio; […]

Gustie cheer boosts athletic atmosphere

Cheerleaders at Gustavus use their gymnastic and dance expertise to pump up the Gustiefans. Found on the sidelines of football and basketball games, the women remain positive and strive for improvement, despite long practices and physical exhaustion. Coached by Senior […]

Mind over matter mentality improves performance

In 2006, Men’s Fitness recognized Gustavus as one of the fittest college campuses in America, based off of data provided by the Princeton Review. Gusties came in sixth, and according to the Mankato Free Press, Gustavus was the only Minnesota […]

Gustavus defeats University of St. Thomas in thrilling MIAC opener

The Rug is Full

I was born and raised Lutheran. I ate Jell-O salad, went to Sunday school every weekend, and learned all of the usual songs a kid is taught to sing about Jesus. Recently, for various reasons, I’ve been wandering in my […]

A Blessing in Disguise

Last weekend I purchased one of my favorite collectable items, a locally handcrafted ceramic mug. I couldn’t wait to go home and use it. Then the unimaginable happened: I dropped it. Just as my mug shattered, so did my attitude. […]

The Overreach of the Executive

When the founding fathers of this nation sat in the constitutional convention, they attempted to create a constitution that would produce a government that would not only represent the will of the people, but also be able to prevent one […]