The Gustavian Weekly

Month: August 2018 | The Gustavian Weekly

SIAS students introduced to Gustavus

Orientation has started early for students and mentors in the SIAS program.   The Summer Institute for Acadmic Success, or SIAS, is a program that brings unique and underrepresented students to campus for an extra week before the rest of […]

Gustie of the Week – Joyce Amakoue

Fun fact: Joyce loves to read, listen to music, and spend time with friends.

Junior Joyce Amakoue is the epitome of a person who makes the most of every day. Originally born in the West African nation of Togo, Joyce and her family came to Minnesota in 2002, and currently reside in the city of […]

How to do the Caf: a guide for first-years

War on bottled water

The cooler in the Marketplace offers Dasani water, a sub set of Coca-Cola.

It’s been a long day of moving in. You’re tired from lugging boxes up and down the stairs of Co-Ed and all you want is an ice-cold bottle of Dasani. However, lurking in that bottle is an intruder, microplastic. Microplastics […]

Volleyball ranked No. 7 in the nation

The Gustavus Women's Volleyball team celebrates on the court.

As a new season approaches, the women’s volleyball team has been motivated and focused to improve on their impressive record from the year before.  Last season the Gusties boasted a record of 26-7, finishing the season ranked as No. 7 in […]