Gustavus Networking Event
Join Gustavus alumni and currents students for a bi-annual evening of networking. Watch for our next event Spring 2014. More information about the Gustavus Networking events is available online.
Passion for Lifelong Learning
The Gustavus mission states the purpose of a Gustavus education is to develop a passion for lifelong learning.The Offices of the Provost and Alumni and Parent Engagement are pleased to partner and present a series for lifelong learners titled Gustavus Passion for Lifelong Learning.
Gustie Breakfasts - Twin Cities
Engage with other alumni and learn something new about your alma mater at the monthly Twin Cities Gustavus alumni breakfast. Please join us at the American Swedish Institute (2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis), on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30. Cost is $10. Gustie breakfasts are also being held on campus the second Wednesday of each month. Get more information on Gustie Breakfasts here.
|Feb. 19||Doug Nimmo||Gustavus Wind Orchestra Tour Recap|
|March 19||Chris Johnson ’85||Director, Vocation and Intergrative Learning in the Center for Servant Leadership|
|April 16||Marcia Bunge||Professor of Religion|
|May 21||Dan Mollner||Academic Librarian|
|June 18||Mike Dueber ’89||Alumni Mentoring Program|
Chapter events are held throughout the U.S. all year long. Make sure to keep your address updated so that you can receive an invitation to these events.
Faculty and Administrator Service Awards Dinner
The annual Faculty and Administrator Service Awards dinner is usually scheduled for the last day of Spring Semester classes (May 21, 2014) and will begin with a social hour at 5 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m. The College and the Gustavus Alumni Association will recognize 2014 retirees and the commitment of faculty and administrators who have served the College 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, and 45 years.
Spring Reunions are a great time for the "Golden Gusties" to gather during Commencement Weekend. There are class reunions for the 45th and 50th reunions classes, as well as events for the Golden Gusties. On the Saturday evening, all alumni are invited to the Alumni Association Banquet. Reunion Weekend 2014 is scheduled for May 30-June 1.
Fall Homecoming is full of events and activities. There are Class Reunions for the 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, and 40th reunion classes. Homecoming 2014 is Oct. 3-5, 2014.
Athletics Hall of Fame
The Gustavus Adolphus College Hall of Fame was established in 1978 at which time 19 "Charter Members" were inducted either as coaches or as athletes. Gustavus inducts new members into its Athletics Hall of Fame each fall. Athletics Hall of Fame Day is celebrated annually in the Fall.
||St. Peter Reads Book Festivalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/st-peter-reads-book-festival-4/41339Campus Center Banquet Rooms|
|Mar 12 7:30–9 am||St. Peter Gustie Breakfast - Student Panelhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/st-peter-gustie-breakfast-student-panel/39101Campus Center Banquet Rooms|
|Mar 13 5:30–9 pm||Gustavus Networking Eventhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-networking-event-3/40314DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Place, 1500 Park Place Blvd., Minneapolis, MN|
|Mar 19 7:30–9 am||Gustie Breakfast - Student Panelhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-breakfast-student-panel/39102American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407|
|Mar 20 6:30–8:30 pm||Gustavus Passion for Lifelong Learning: Dr. Kathy Lund Deanhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-passion-for-lifelong-learning-dr-kathy-lund-dean/41130American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407|
|7:30–9:30 pm||Seattle Chapter Gatheringhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/seattle-chapter-gathering-2/40122Kurt Elling Concert at Edmonds Center for the Arts|
|8–10 pm||Sophomore Class Showcasehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/sophomore-class-showcase/41230Courtyard Café|
|Apr 5 All day||Third Annual St. Peter Reads Book Festivalhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/third-annual-st-peter-reads-book-festival/41364Campus Center Banquet Rooms|
|Apr 9 7:30–9 am||St. Peter Gustie Breakfast - Marcia Bungehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/st-peter-gustie-breakfast-marcia-bunge/39103Campus Center Banquet Rooms|
|Apr 10 5:30–8 pm||Gustavus Young Alumni Happy Hourhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-young-alumni-happy-hour-2/41180Sweeney's Saloon, 96 Dale St N, St Paul, MN|
|Apr 16 All day||Gustavus Library Associates Spring Author Dayhttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustavus-library-associates-spring-author-day/41111Edina Country Club, Minneapolis|
|7:30–9 am||Gustie Breakfast - Marcia Bungehttps://gustavus.edu/calendar/gustie-breakfast-marcia-bunge/39104American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407|