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Knutson Wins 2020 Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching

The award was presented at the Gustavus Class of 2020's commencement ceremony, which took place a year later than scheduled due to COVID-19.

Nursing Alumna Gives Back to Department

Dr. Barbara Weissenberg Achter ’66 and her husband, Dr. Morton Achter have gifted $150,000 to the Gustavus Department of Nursing.

Doug Thompson Named Inaugural Vice President for Equity and Inclusion

Doug Thompson, PhD, will serve as the inaugural Gustavus vice president focused specifically on diversity, equity, inclusion, and racial justice.

A Year Later, the Class of 2020 Gets Its In-Person Commencement

Part unofficial reunion, part cathartic closure, and all joyful, members of the Class of 2020 returned to the beloved campus they abruptly exited last spring.

Congratulations to the Class of 2021

“No class deserved a perfect day more than the Class of 2021,” said Scott Anderson ’89, chairman of the Gustavus Board of Trustees, as he opened Commencement ceremonies.

Marinari Wins 2021 Faculty Scholarly Accomplishment Award

The history and gender, women, and sexuality studies professor's research focuses on the experiences of immigrant and migrant communities.

Yangh Wins Fulbright Award to Teach in Taiwan

Quincy Yangh '21 adds a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant to his long list of awards won as a Gustavus student.

Gustavus To Celebrate Student Accomplishments

The annual Honors Weekend slate of events will recognize the many successes of the 2020-2021 academic year.

Gustie Researcher Presents on Capitol Hill

Melanie Kistnasamy, Kai Welsh, and Cameron Gaspord will present at the Council on Undergraduate Research's virtual Posters on the Hill event.

Mentoring Program To Conclude Year with Virtual Event

The Mentoring Program's year-end program is available to all students, faculty, staff and alumni and will focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion.