The Gustavian Weekly

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A Guide to Napping

According to an article from the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School, only 11 percent of American college students sleep well. Forty percent feel well rested only two days a week. Sleep deprivation is a major problem for […]

Look back twenty years at the St. Peter tornado

How to Reuse Old Weeklys

Origami Swan instructions: 1. Start with cutting out a square piece of paper. 2. Fold in half to make a crease then unfold. 3. Fold the two edges into the center and crease so the paper resembles a kite shape. […]

Room Draw Basics and FAQs

Room Draw Basics When and where is is room draw? April 19th and April 22nd in Alumni Hall. What does my room draw number mean? It represents the order in which you can choose a room. It’s based on seniority […]

Coffee: a college student’s favorite cure-all

Coffee is the life-blood for most college students, so it’s good to know that coffee has more benefits than just keeping us awake. According the Harvard Health Blog, moderate coffee consumption, about three to four cups a day, has been […]

Seniors Share their Thoughts on their Last Semester

Natasha Behboudi Major: Elementary Education and Psychology What are your plans after Gustavus? After graduation I am hoping to get a teaching position close to the cities. What’s most exciting about the last semester of college? It is an exciting […]

Finals Survival Guide

The end of the semester is quickly approaching, but before students can enjoy the break there are finals that demand to be taken. For many students, finals mean late nights of studying, finishing projects and added stress. Self care and […]

Christmas in Christ Chapel

Friday 7:30-9:30 Performance Saturday 1:00-2:30 C in CC Buffet in Campus Center Banquet Room 3:30-5:30 Performance 5:00-6:30 Buffet in Campus Center Banquet Room 7:30-9:30 Performance Sunday 1:00-2:30 C in CC Buffet in Campus Center Banquet Room 3:30-5:30 Performance 5:00-6:30 Buffet […]

Gusties are Thankful for…

Leah Mikonowicz: “I’m thankful for Taco Bell.” Ellen Stall: “I’m grateful for the many blessings in my life, especially my family, friends, and the opportunities I’ve been given.” Jen Sorvick: “I’m thankful for Diet Coke.” Chelsea Boyden: “I’m thankful for […]

Mindfulness at Gustavus

As workloads pile up and schedules get busier, it’s hard to work in a little moment of relaxation in the day. Gustavus recognizes students’ need for relaxation and has several programs to promote mindfulness. Meditation sessions, yoga classes, and even […]