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Nobel Conference 52: In Search of Economic Balance

Nobel Conference 52: In Search of Economic Balance

Diedre McCloskey Distinguished Professor of Economics, History, English, and Communcation at the University of Illinois at Chicago McCloskey’s work has varied from technical economics and statistical theory to transgender advocacy. McCloskey has authored 16 books and nearly 400 articles in […]

Fellow Friends

Fellow Friends

Also known as Resident Assistants, Dorm Advisors, or Senior Resident, the Gustavus Collegiate Fellows (CFs) offer far more than dorm assistance. CFs are identified as leaders on campus with ties to Gustavus’s core values – Excellence, Community, Justice, Faith, and […]

Gustavian Weekly

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Gustie Greeters will shine!

College is full of many memorable activities and experiences. A Gustavus favorite for first-years is Greeter Groups, a group of upperclass student leaders who plan, organize, and lead incoming students through New Student Orientation. Each Gustie Greeter is responsible for […]

Top Four News Stories of 2016 at Gustavus

Historic Donation Makes Nobel Renovations Possible September 11, 2015 – Gustavus began the school year by announcing the largest gift in the college’s history. An anonymous donor donated 25 million dollars to be put towards the renovation of the Alfred […]

Working Hard or Hardly Working?

Worship Leader, A Christian Ministry in the National Parks, Big Sur, California Olivia Gori, Junior, Woodbury, MN A summer of outdoor adventure awaits junior Oivia Gori as she travels to Big Sur State Park in California. A Christian Ministry in […]


Top 12 Apps for Students

Evernote Stay organized with Evernote! To-Do Lists, class notes, and projects made easy and synced between your phone, tablet and computer. Khan Academy Stuck studying? Khan Academy has over 10,000 videos and explanations at your fingertips in math, economics, science, […]

Dorm Dwelling

As a residential college, Gustavus is known for the community it encourages with such a large percentage of students living on campus. In 2015, 85% of students studying on campus were living in College housing. As a four-year residential college, […]

Gusties Give Back: Students Today Leaders Forever

Gustavus prides itself on its sense of community. With over 100 student organizations on campus, there is no lack of opportunity for involvement, engagement, friendship, and leadership. A community service organization to watch for is Students Today Leaders Forever (STLF). […]