The Gustavian Weekly

Day: September 18, 2015 | The Gustavian Weekly

Volleyball Demolishes #1 Ranked Bethel

The Gustavus Volleyball team is back in action and have spiked this year’s expectations by showing exceptional form throughout preseason and the opening non-conference games. After two opening losses at the UW-Platteville tournament, the team has kept strictly to winning. […]

Senior Spotlight – Sam Leske

Q: What are your expectations for the season? A: We all have high expectations on the team, everyone is ready to be competitive and the team really wants to make a push further into the National Tournament. I believe we […]

Men’s Golf Gets Season Underway

The Gustavus Men’s Golf is looking to have a very successful year. Without a full golf course here on campus, the team calls the LeSueur Country Club their home course. Along with the Le Sueur Country Club, the team also […]

Club Tennis Rockets in Popularity

Whether playing competitively or for fun, Tennis Club is a welcoming organization that accepts players of all skill levels. Last spring they received “Club of the Year” honors. The club community prides itself on being friendly and open both on […]

The Failed War On Drugs

What do The League of Nations, The Vietnam War, and George W. Bush’s search for weapons of mass destruction all have in common? All three of these were failed initiatives by presidents that stained the administrations that they were put […]

Your Vote and Money Don’t Matter

Your vote doesn’t really matter. If that thought has ever passed through your mind then you’ve experienced voter apathy, and I don’t blame you. It can be hard to feel like your one vote matters, especially when your candidate loses. […]

Why Not To Go Greek

Greek recruitment season is upon us once again. Picture an opportunity to look around for a group of people who may share some of your values, have a good time, and work to encourage growth and service in our community. […]

Quit Major-Shaming Me

You want to major in that?” “But what can you actually do with that?” “You know you’re gonna be poor, right?” If you’ve heard any of the following phrases from family, friends, extended relatives, or little old church ladies, you […]

Campaign For Gustavus

Beneath The Crown (9/18/15)

Where do you get your personal morals and beliefs from? “I think what makes me who I am…I’d have to say Jesus Christ. I’ve grown up a Christian, and I’ve had my ups and downs. I started doubting a little […]