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Turkey, Traditions And Thanks

“My Thanksgiving day traditions start at my Uncle Steve’s in Woodbury where all our family comes together. Every year after we eat, we always play a game of Texas Hold’em and the winner (usually me), gets a $100! Then we […]

Budgeting Blues

In the fall of 2016, 20.5 million students were expected to attend American colleges and universities. These numbers, coupled with an average debt of $37,172 per student puts an extreme pressure on students to begin financing and budgeting for their […]

Behind the Fourth Crown

Gustavus is home to a myriad of organizations that allow and encourage students to pursue personal and professional interests. A fairly recent addition to the community includes the online satirical news publication, the Fourth Crown. Co-founded by Gustie alums Sam […]

Adventures Abroad

Gustavus Adolphus College has a nearly 50-year history of helping students study away in their time on campus. Studying abroad is a unique experience that allows students the opportunity to immerse themselves into a new culture while continuing their studies. […]

MEET THE GREEKS

Greek organizations have been a part of Gustavus Adolphus College for over 100 years. They are an opportunity for students to make a difference on campus through philanthropic fundraising events, community service, and campus pride. As a recognized Greek organization, […]

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

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 […]

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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 […]