The Gustavian Weekly

Day: February 22, 2019 | The Gustavian Weekly

Oh, the places you’ll go: J-Term 2019

Besides regular semesters, all students at Gustavus are required to pass two of the January Interim Experiences, usually referred to as the J-Terms. Lasting approximately four weeks, each J-Term provides professors and students an opportunity to immerse themselves in a […]

Gustie of the Week: Grace Tibben-Lembke

Grace Tibben-Lembke is a junior Environmental Studies major, who is also one of the Co-Chairs of this engaging student organization. She admires how Building Bridges fosters a community invested in advocacy with the motivation to work towards educating the public […]

Gustie of the Week: Daniella Habib

Daniella Habib is a senior Political Science major, with GWS and Peace Studies minors who is one of the Co-Captains of the 24th annual Building Bridges Conference. Because she was politically active in high school, it made sense she leaned […]

2020 J-Term Opportunities

Advice for the floundering first-year (2/27/19)

Dear first-years, Happy Spring semester, and welcome back to campus. You’ve now survived your first-ever semester of college, so congratulations on that. However, I hope you’re ready to buckle down and get to work because this semester is likely going […]

J-Term opportunities are worth your time

Anyone who goes to Gustavus knows about J-term. Students are given one month to take one class that is most likely not in their major field. Students at Gustavus have had opinions on J-Term since its inception, many beginning with […]

Team J-Term or Team May-Term

We are fresh out of J-term, and back in full swing of spring semester. With the month of either a class, studying abroad, playing sports, working, or doing absolutely nothing, it is hard to think of what it would be […]

First Year, First Term, First Finish

It’s Spring Semester here at Gustavus, which means most first-years  have all successfully finished our first their first-ever term of college. A congratulations is in order, of course, so congrats to all my fellow first-years on a term hopefully well […]

Gusties win playoff quarterfinal game: Justine Lee joins the 1,000 point club

Sophomore Paige Richert attempts to tip the ball into the basket under pressure from three St. Mary’s opponents.

The Gustavus Women’s Basketball Team wrapped up its regular season play last week with a decisive win over Concordia and rode that momentum into the first round of playoffs as the No. 5 seed. The Gusties got off to a […]

Track and Field competes at Maverick Invite: Gusties prepare for MIAC Indoor Championships

Senior Michael Hensch competes in the weight throw at the Maverick Invite this past weekend. He finished third with a distance of 59-4.75.

Track and field had a strong showing this past weekend at the Maverick Invite hosted by Minnesota State University-Mankato. The men’s team took first this past Saturday, posting a score of 151 points. On the women’s side, the team finished […]