The Gustavian Weekly


A more transparent Student Senate for Gusties: ‘Take Your Professor to Lunch’ and ‘Community Comment’


Student Senate is a collection of Gustavus students elected by the Gustavus student body to represent the student body. The Co-Presidents, Sam Panzer and Bobby Rassmussen, chair weekly Student Senate meetings and Cabinet meetings. The Student Senate Cabinet is made […]

Gustavus Library Associates 19th biennial event

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‘A Royal Affair’ The Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library is an important resource here at Gustavus Adolphus College for students, faculty, and the college community. Every other year the Gustavus Library Associates Board hosts their Biennial Benefit in order to raise […]

Red Cross and Gusties team up to give back

Senior Anna Lundquist volunteers for Communications Club and tables outside Alumni Hall for the Blood Drive.

The Communication Studies Club hosted the fall Red Cross blood drive Wednesday, Nov. 4 and Thursday, November 5 in Alumni Hall. The Communications Studies Club sponsors the drive twice a year, each November and March to get Gustavus students involved […]

23 year old Gustavus Alum Passes Unexpectedly

Wilson rides his jetski on Lake Minnetonka.

On Wednesday Sept. 30, 2015 Gustavus alum, Miles Robert Wilson of Spring Park, passed away during work after he unexpectedly collapsed. A memorial service was held on Wednesday Oct. 7 at Calvary Memorial Church. I’m going to miss having him […]

Anonymity Online Continues to Cause Problems

The great Yik Yak debate refreshed itself once again this year. According to a campus-wide email sent out in late September, a student posted a threat to the app, Yik Yak, that read something along the lines of, “During this […]

Gustavus Mourns the Loss of Longtime Professor

Terry ‘TJ’ Morrison was a professor of Math and Computer Science at Gustavus.

Professor of math, computer science, and statistics Terry “T.J.” Morrison died on Thursday, October 8. Morrison, who was often called T.J. by students, was 68 and had taught at Gustavus since 1978. He passed away at Mayo Clinic Health System […]

Speaker Series Keeps Faculty Healthy

Every Friday find a new speaker in the Konferensrum room in the Jackson Campus Center.

Wellbeing for Employees (WE) has put together a speaker series that is running for four Fridays in October from 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. The series is called Support “ME” with WE and takes place at the Konferensrum in the Campus Center. […]

Student Raises Over $1000 For His Gustie Buddy

Gustie Buddies staff at Twins’ Target FIeld last spring.

Over the summer, Senior Psychology and Pre-­Occupational Therapy Major Bryden Giving decided to sell photo prints of pictures he had taken while studying abroad. “Originally what I was going to do was raise money to buy myself my first DSLR […]

Big Hill Farm Experiments with New System

Big Hill Farm, Gustavus’ own student led produce farm, is finishing its sixth fall harvest season and gearing up for their first winter in a greenhouse. The farm, although small, provides about half of all the fresh produce in the […]

Families Flock to Campus for Fall Festival

Students, faculty and families of Gustavus gather in the Linnaeus Arboretum for the annual Fall Fest.

Family Weekend is the one weekend a year homesick students and empty nester parents come together on campus to enjoy activities made just for them. Students whose families will not be on campus can also enjoy the weekend as most […]