Weekly staff says goodbye to another year

The Weekly Staff – With Love <3 As we near the end of the year and the cherry blossoms are just beginning to bloom, campus is abuzz with events and final assignments. And although COVID cases are on the rise, this spring concludes one of the first more “normal” years that Gustavus has seen since the beginning of the pandemic. Many departments, student organizations, and offices … Continue reading Weekly staff says goodbye to another year

Campus Safety Report (5/6/22)

Sunday, May 1, 2022 On Sunday, May 1, 2022, Campus Safety responded to a vehicle fire on South Ring Road. Sunday, May 1, 2022 On Sunday, May 1, 2022, Campus Safety responded to a medical assist in College View. Tuesday, May 3, 2022 On Tuesday, May 4, 2022, Campus Safety observed a suspicious vehicle moving from different locations and parking on college grounds. Tuesday, May … Continue reading Campus Safety Report (5/6/22)

Lund Center returns with soft open

Kendra Smaby – Staff Writer The Lund center expansion has been anticipated for years, being sold as a major selling point by coaches throughout athletics as a tool to gain new recruits. The illustrations excited the imagination with the promise of what was to come. But the past two years, living with Lund as a construction zone has been difficult. There have been a multitude of … Continue reading Lund Center returns with soft open

Gustavus seeks workers for summer jobs

Mel Pardock – Staff Writer As the year draws to a close and Gusties head home for the summer, campus won’t be as empty as you’d think. Just as Gustavus offers summer jobs and internships, some departments offer summer jobs – available for all Gusties who would like to make further connections in these departments and make some extra cash. Two of the many departments that … Continue reading Gustavus seeks workers for summer jobs

Campus Safety Report (4/29/22)

Saturday, April 23, 2022 On Saturday, April 23, 2022, Campus Safety was called for a medical assist in the Jackson Campus Center, Dining service for an employee that burned their hand. Saturday, April 23, 2022 On Saturday, April 23, 2022, Campus Safety and the SPPD responded to an underaged intoxicated non-student outside of Uhler Hall. Sunday, April 24, 2022 On Sunday, April 24, 2022, Campus … Continue reading Campus Safety Report (4/29/22)

MAYDAY! returns: growing peacebuilders

Emily Seppelt – Lead Copy Editor The annual MAYDAY! Peace Conference took place this week at 10 a.m. in Christ Chapel on Wednesday, April 27. This year’s conference was titled “Growing Peacebuilders” and featured the co-founders of the non-profit organization Ceeds of Peace, Dr. Maya Soetoro and Dr. Kerrie Urosevich ‘93, as keynote speakers. The conference was also live-streamed and can be found on the Gustavus … Continue reading MAYDAY! returns: growing peacebuilders

Challenging the ‘center’ of liberal arts education

Carter Brown – Staff Writer On Tuesday, April 26, the sixth annual Matthias Wahlstrom lecture was held in Beck 101 at 4:30 PM. This was the first lecture held in two years, as the previous two lectures for 2021 and 2020 were canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. The speech is given by a Gustavus facility member on the topic of liberal arts in the 21st century, … Continue reading Challenging the ‘center’ of liberal arts education

Relay for Life raises awareness for cancer

Colin Maiwurm – Staff Writer On the 22nd of April, Gustavus’s annual Relay for Life event took place. Unlike the past few years, this year’s event was able to proceed without COVID affecting it majorly. This event was a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society which is centered around bringing awareness to cancer. Between twenty to thirty organizations were present that were involved from campus. Relay … Continue reading Relay for Life raises awareness for cancer

Campus Safety Report (4/22/22)

Saturday, April 9, 2022 On Saturday, April 9, 2022, Campus Safety was called to the Campus Center for a medical assist. Student was transported to the River’s Edge Hospital. Sunday, April 10, 2022 On Sunday, April 10, 2022, Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm at College View. Thursday, April 14, 2022 On Sunday, April 14, 2022, a Gustavus employee reported that 3 pair of … Continue reading Campus Safety Report (4/22/22)