The Gustavian Weekly

Month: October 2017 | Page 2 | The Gustavian Weekly

Single-sort trash established on campus

Fall is a season of transitions. As the leaves start to turn and classes begin, stress levels rise to levels that were, at one point, not thought possible. Between academic, social, and extracurricular responsibilities, students are juggling a lot. The […]

Title IX experiences drastic changes nationwide: Members of the Gustavus community respond to rollback on Title IX legislation by the Trump administration

Title IX has been a staple on college campuses since its initiation in the Education Amendments Act of 1972. It states that “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be […]

Meet the Cute Campus Critteres

Gustie Pet Policy In June of 2016, Gustavus released a pet policy statement that pets are generally not allowed on campus. The rationale behind this is that pets can pose health and safety risks to the campus community including allergies, […]

Comic (10/13/17) – “Not A Tornado”

Falling for the October Playlist

If you are a Spotify user, you are most likely familiar with its “Discover Weekly” playlist that is updated each Monday based on the songs you have been listening to. This feature is designed to give listeners a chance to […]

Seven Mile Creek Park welcomes Gusties

As fall semester sets in, getting off campus serves as a nice break from the chaotic stressors of college life. Seven Mile Creek Country Park is a beautiful 628 acre park located close to campus, just off Highway 169 between […]

How-to guide for a Homemade Halloween

Halloween is a time for celebration and a time for savings. Halloween marks the start of the fall and winter season of holidays and although popular seasons, this time of year can lead to unintended overspending, especially on overpriced Halloween […]

Gustie of the Week – Yurie Hong

Chances are, if you have not been taught by, worked with, or even met her, you have heard the name Yurie Hong around Gustavus. Yurie is described by those who know her well as a caring, ambitious, and energetic person. […]

Gusties win singles and doubles titles: Men’s Tennis off to a commanding start

The Gustavus men’s tennis team kicked off the fall season by competing in the Drake Invitational, competing in both singles and doubles brackets. Two Gusties, Seniors Mohanad Alhouni and Mason Bultje advanced to the semifinals in each of their brackets. […]

Gusties defeated by No. 20 ranked Concordia: Football moves to 2-1 record in MIAC play

The Gustavus football team made the trek north to Moorhead, MN last weekend to take on the No. 20 ranked Cobbers of Concordia College. Despite a 14-10 lead going into halftime, the Gusties were unable to hold on and fell […]