The Gustavian Weekly

Day: September 21, 2018 | The Gustavian Weekly

Gustavus welcomes Swedish ambassador: Olofsdotter’s views on immigration and Swedish-American relations

Swedish Ambassador visited the Gustavus campus on Monday morning.

The Swedish Ambassador to the United States, Karin Olofsdotter, visited Gustavus earlier this week.  The visit was put together and planned by Senior Director of Institutional Events in Marketing and Communication and Gustavus alumni Barb Larson Taylor. “We were asked […]

Campus Safety Report (9/21/18)

Monday, September 10 Campus Safety responded to a welfare check at Sorensen Hall. Tuesday, September 11 No incidents reported.  Wednesday, September 12  Campus Safety responded to a report of a suspicious person on College Grounds. Thursday, September 13 Campus Safety […]

Career Development introduces Career Week: Students provided the opportunity to explore offered career paths

The Career Development Office is located on the lower level of the Jackson Campus Center.

For all the students dreading the never ending bombardment of, “what are your plans after graduating college?” questions from curious aunts, uncles, and grandparents during Thanksgiving dinner, the Gustavus Career Development Center has your back.  They have created an entire […]

Winning the Hamilton lottery

Hamilton premiered in January 2015 at New York City’s Public Theater.

Students are not throwing away their shot for the chance to see the hit musical production Hamilton this Thursday in the Twin Cities.  When CAB learned that the Orpheum Theatre would be showing  Hamilton, they “knew a lot of people […]

Gustie of the Week – Zach Diedrich

Zach’s favorite part of the Gustavus community is the sense of connection.

The Gustavus community is fortunate to have well-rounded students who live up to the five pillars of the college: excellence, community, justice, service, and faith. Junior Zachary “Zach” Diedrich adheres to all these values, as he is an accurate representation […]

Gustie of the Week – Shaun Gilyard

Shaun has taken piano lessons for fifteen years and considers music a passion.

Shaun Gilyard is about as active on campus as any Gustavus student. Shaun is a senior Economics major, specifically focused on financial economics, who is truly engaged in the Gustavus community. Lately, Shaun has been focused on off-campus research. He […]

How to combat student homesickness

Now that it is the third week of the school year, some Gusties have yet to feel the rush of their academic work and co-curricular activities, but others already are feeling the pangs of homesickness. Born and raised in Saint […]

Tales from abroad: Lanie Altmann

Lanie Altmann is a junior Communications Studies Major with a minor in Film and Media Studies. Altmann is from Olivia, Minnesota, and is currently studying abroad in Amsterdam, Netherlands. At Gustavus, she actively participates in Gustie Buddies, Gustavus Women in […]

Gusties Get Involved

Not all departments need internships

First and foremost, I would like to lay a few key pieces of information about myself (that are very important to understanding my viewpoint) on the table: (1)I am and education major during the school year. (2) I am a […]