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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 […]

GACOPOLY

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). […]

Spring Break Pinterest

Spring Break Statistics – 1.5 million students go on Spring Break every year – Panama City Beach hosts approximately 500,000 tourists each year – 2,500 American citizens are arrested abroad – College students spend more than $1 billion every year […]

Safety On The Hill

Safety On The Hill

On campus, the Gustavus Campus Safety officers aim to provide the safest environment possible to produce a healthy academic environment. Known by many as the killjoys that dole out alcohol violations, the responsibilities of the Campus Safety officers extend much […]

SILVER OR LEAD: Wealth and Violence in the War on Drugs

SILVER OR LEAD: Wealth and Violence in the War on Drugs

The 21st annual Building Bridges Conference will take place this Saturday, March 5 at 9:00 a.m. Students have been working tirelessly to prepare for this event. “Everyone involved in the conference has given their all for the last year. It’s hard […]

Sexual Violence on Campus: kNOw MORE

While in college, one in 5 women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted. However, more than 90% of sexual assault victims on college campuses do not report the assault.    Although Gustavus is a relatively small school it […]