Alumni & Parent Engagement

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7:30–9 am

Gustie Breakfast - Thomas Young '88Join us on Wednesday, September 9 as we start up Gustie Breakfast again for the 2015-16 academic year.  We begin the year with proud alumnus, Thomas Young '88, who serves as the Vice President of Institutional Advancement at Gustavus. The topic of philanthropic support…

11:30 am to 1 pm

Twin Cities Gustie Lunch - President Rebecca BergmanJoin us on Wednesday, September 16 for the first Twin Cities Gustie Lunch featuring President Rebecca Bergman as our guest speaker. President Bergman is entering her second academic year at Gustavus Adolphus College and is excited to share her thoughts on…

9 am to noon

Alumni Choir at HomecomingCome back to the Hill to perform under the direction of Dr. Gregory Aune and accompanied by Chad Winterfeldt! The Gustavus Alumni Choir will reunite to perform at the Celebration of Life and Remembrance Service at Homecoming. Rehearsal will begin at 9:00 A.M…

10 am to 2 pm

Alumni College - Homecoming 2015Join us for Alumni College, a time to learn more about the history, education, and student experience at Gustavus. Tours of the campus, Hillstrom Museum of Art, and the Linnaeus Arboretum will be offered at 10:00 A.M.  Speaker topics will include the College…

11 am to 1 pm

All Gustie Lunch - Homecoming 2015Join alumni, family, and friends for a delicious lunch on Homecoming Saturday! Lunch is included in the all-inclusive homecoming ticket. Children 18 and under eat free. Please visit the Homecoming Registration page to purchase your all-inclusive ticket today…

11:15 am to noon

Celebration of Life & Remembrance - Homecoming 2015Join us at Homecoming for a time of celebration of those who attended and loved Gustavus but are no longer with us. We will remember classmates from reunion years and celebrate our memories and time together. The service begins at 11:15 A.M. in Christ Chapel…

11 am to 1 pm

All Gustie Lunch - Homecoming 2015Join alumni, family, and friends for a delicious lunch on Homecoming Saturday! Lunch is included in the all-inclusive homecoming ticket. Children 18 and under eat free. Please visit the Homecoming Registration page to purchase your all-inclusive ticket today…

11:15 am to noon

Celebration of Life & Remembrance - Homecoming 2015Join us at Homecoming for a time of celebration of those who attended and loved Gustavus but are no longer with us. We will remember classmates from reunion years and celebrate our memories and time together. The service begins at 11:15 A.M. in Christ Chapel…

3–5 pm

5th Quarter: Campaign Gustavus Closing - Homecoming 2015It is time to celebrate! Gustavus students, alumni and friends, and faculty and staff have had numerous successes this year and we're adding another to the list with the close of Campaign Gustavus. With the help of over 20,000 alumni, parents, and friends…

5–9 pm

Rock the Hill - Homecoming 2015Join us for the inaugural Rock the Hill concert in the Homecoming Tent featuring Flood Plain Four, MVP Smash, and The Rockin' Hollywoods! Flood Plain Four is comprised of Tim Robinson '65, Milt Brostrom '49, Bob Douglas, and James Hayes. Enjoy a Dixieland…

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7:30–9 pm

Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem – Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of Bethlehem. Processions, lights, and music fill Manger Square, the city streets, and the churches. This…

3:30–5 pm

Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem – Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of Bethlehem. Processions, lights, and music fill Manger Square, the city streets, and the churches. This…

7:30–9 pm

Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem – Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of Bethlehem. Processions, lights, and music fill Manger Square, the city streets, and the churches. This…

3:30–5 pm

Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem – Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of Bethlehem. Processions, lights, and music fill Manger Square, the city streets, and the churches. This…

7:30–9 pm

Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015Shalom, Salaam Bethlehem – Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of Bethlehem. Processions, lights, and music fill Manger Square, the city streets, and the churches. This…

All day

21st Annual Building Bridges ConferenceWe invite you to join us for he 21st annual Building Bridges Conference, Saturaday March 5th. This year's topic will be announced later in September, please check back later for more information about the conference topic and tickets. 

5–8 pm

Men's Soccer hosts St. Norbert College (Gustavus Classic)Live Video Live Stats The Gustavus men's soccer team will host St. Norbert as a part of the Gustavus Classic Tournament on Friday, Sept. 4 at 5:00 p.m.

6–8 pm

Volleyball vs. Cornell College (UW-Platteville Tournament)The Gustavus volleyball team will face Cornell at the UW-Platteville Tourney on Friday, Sept. 4 at 6:00 p.m.

8–10 pm

Volleyball at UW-Platteville (UW-Platteville Tournament)The Gustavus volleyball team will travel to Platteville, Wis. to face UW-Platteville on Friday, Sept. 4 at 8:00 p.m.

All day

Men's Golf at Augsburg InvitationalThe Gustavus men's golf team will travel to Ham Lake, Minn. to compete in the Augsburg Invitational on Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6 at Majestic Oaks.

All day

Women's Golf at Saint Benedict InviteThe Gustavus women's golf team will compete in the Saint Benedict Invite on Saturday and Sunday, September 5 and 6 at the Blackberry Ridge Golf Course in Sartell, Minnesota.

10 am

Women's Cross Country hosts Alumni MeetMeet Info The Gustavus women's cross country team will host its annual alumni meet on Saturday, September 5 at the Linneaus Arboretum at 10 a.m.

7:30–9 pm

Molly Clinefelter, mezzo soprano, A Faculty RecitalDepartment of Music facultyf voice faculty member Molly Clinefelter joins with pianist Matthew McFarlane to present this faculty recital in Bjorling Recital Hall.

8–10 pm

The 2015 Nobel Conference ConcertThe annual Nobel Conference Concert in 2015 includes works for left hand onlly by Johannes Brahms and Alexander Scriabin, performed by Yumiko Oshima-Ryan and the String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 by Dmitri Shostakovich. The quartet includes faculty…

2–4 pm

The Family Weekend Music Showcase ConcertGuests to the Family Weekend Music Showcase Concert in Christ Chapel will be treated to 5 of the Department of Music's large ensembles. Included in the Concert are the Gustavus Choir, Gregory Aune, conductor; the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, Ruth Lin, conductor…

7:30–9:30 pm

Kalevi Kiviniemi, organ & Jukka Pietila, cantor in Concert, A Gustavus Artist Series EventFinland's renowned concert organist Kalevi Kiviniemi and cantor Jukka Pietilä include a concert appearance in Christ Chapel at Gustavus as part of their 2015 North American tour. With the support of the Finlandia Foundation of Minnesota, the Gustavus Artist…

1:30–3 pm

Melissa Morey, horn, A Faculty RecitalDepartment of Music faculty member Melissa Horey, horn, will be joined by the other members of the trio Mélange à Trois - Cara Wilson, violin & Stephen Self, piano - for this faculty recital in Bjorling Recital Hall. Admission is free.

1–8 pm

The 27th Annual Gustavus Honor Band FestivalThe 27th Gustavus Honor Band Festival will bring high school musicians from around the 6-state region to the campus for this annual 2-day event. The festival includes rehearsals for both the High School Honor Band and the Jazz Band, along with faculty clinics…

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