The Gustavian Weekly


“Navigating conflict in an ever-changing world”

Gustavus Women In Leadership (GWiL) is a unique organization whose purpose is to prepare, promote and inspire Gustavus women in their professional and personal leadership development to reach their potential.As noted on the official website, GWiL’s vision is to “transform […]

Class of twenty seventeen

We all know what happens come May: the safety net of college tears away and you plummet into the real world. In other words, the days of sleeping until noon and eating Easy Mac are gone. With those days near […]

The Gustavus Bucket List

Known for its strong academics, qualified professors, and welcoming community, Gustavus is home to a variety of distinctive opportunities. While some of these include more traditional moments like Homecoming and sporting events, there are many experiences unique to Gustavus. Below […]

Servant Leaders: Gustavus Youth Outreach

At a school where the values of community and faith are both prominent core values, many organizations aim to foster their existence. One of these organizations, Gustavus Youth Outreach, strives to share the word of Jesus Christ by engaging with […]


Beautiful Spring European Destinations: 1. Paleokastritsa, Corfu 2. Copenhagen, Denmark 3. Genoa, Italy 4. Blekinge, Sweden 5. Warsaw, Poland 6. Salcombe, England 7. Lisbon, Portugal 8. Bremen, Germany 9. Zagreb, Croatia 10. Edinburgh, Scotland 11. Kotor, Montenegro 12. Valetta, Malta […]

Building Bridges and Uprooting Injustice

Building Bridges is a student organization which focuses on educating community members on issues relating to social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion. The organization hosts an annual conference each year which focuses on a current and relevant issue. Entirely student […]

SENATE: They’ll be there for you

On campus, students have the opportunity to be a part of over 100 different student organizations which encourage community and leadership. One of these organizations includes Student Senate, which allows students to represent their peers while helping better the Gustavus […]

Commit to be Fit

In a 2011 study recounted in the New York Times, regular aerobic exercise was shown to have profound effects on the brain. Due to its many physical and personal benefits, college students are often encouraged to make time to exercise […]

Girls Just Want to Have Fundamental Rights

On Jan. 21, 2017, over 3.5 million individuals came together to participate in the Women’s March on Washington and its hundreds of sister marches that occurred around the world. On this day, millions of people marched for the protection of […]

Weekly Watches: Christmas Edition