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Baseball team unveils season with double header in South Dakota

The Baseball team wrapped up last season with a record of 7-24, earning the victory in 2 out of 20 games in the MIAC. The team will head to South Dakota to face Mount Marty College in two double headers this weekend. With 8 first-years on the roster, the team possesses the competetive atmosphere necessary to rebound from a less successful year. Two weeks from now, the Gusties will head down to Arizona to compete in the Tucson Invitational. The first home game of the season will be on March 28th against Hamline University.

Building Bridges: Hidden in Plain Sight – Recognizing and Rejecting Rape Culture

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They went to Gustavus?

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Hundreds of students graduate from Gustavus every year. These Gustavus graduates go on to hold a wide array of occupations, volunteer for a wide spectrum of organizations, and find their purpose in life in a variety of ways. Some of […]

Men’s Tennis competes in National Championship

Last weekend the Gustavus Men’s Tennis team hosted the 15th Annual Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Division III Indoor Championship in the Swanson Tennis Center. “It’s an honor to host such a prestigious event, and to compete for a national championship on home soil,” Head Men’s Tennis Coach Tommy Valentini said. This was the eleventh time Gustavus has hosted the tournament.

The Gustavian Weekly Celebrates 95 Years

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Printed student newspapers didn’t start at Gustavus until 1891,with the Annual Messenger appearing in May.  Within a couple years, the name changed to Vox Collegii, then Heimdall, then Gustaviana before settling on Gustavus Adolphus Journal. The paper was published monthly […]

C’mon you Gusties!

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What would a Gustie sporting event be without its cheering section? Fans have always been a key part of any Gustie sporting event, providing encouragement and celebration for every play of the game. “Having fans is a great advantage whenever […]

DIY: Caf Creations

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As Gusties, we have been told many times that we have an amazing cafeteria. In January, Niche Rankings gave the Marketplace 4.4 out of 5, giving them a seventh place ranking nationally. Recently, the Caf was featured on a WCCO […]

Women’s Hockey gets back on winning track

The Women’s Hockey team maintained their no. 6 spot in the USCHO ranking poll after their five goal sweep against Augsburg College on Friday night. The Auggies would come better prepared on Saturday, but a late third period goal by First-year Fefenseman Rachel Skoglund would give the Gusties a 2-1 win to take home. The team will host Saint Mary’s University in the Don Roberts Ice Arena on Friday, Jan. 23.

Unique Gustie Traditions

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Traditions are a large part of a Gustavus experience, from traying down Old Main Hill to taking pictures at the Gustavus Entrance sign to eating Frost Your Owns. The traditions we have adapted over the years are something that a […]

Gustavus defeats University of St. Thomas in thrilling MIAC opener

Junior Guard Chad Poppen scored six points in Wednesday’s victoy over the Tommies. Men’s Basketball are now 4-1 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC. In the MIAC opener on the Gus Young Court on Wednesday, Dec. 5, the team defeated St. Thomas in a nail-biting 68-65 victory. Junior Guard Gary Cooper tallied fifteen points to become the Gustavus top scorer and  Senior Guard Isaac Tapp finished the game with a perfect free throw record, netting four out of four throws.The team has a busy schedule coming up, with three games within the next week. The next one will be against University of Northwestern on Saturday, Dec. 6.