Entries tagged with ‘1997’

Ellen Ruiters ’97: Committing to Community

After graduating from Gustavus in 1997 and spending three years working multiple jobs in the Twin Cities, Ellen Ruiters felt a calling to step out of her comfort zone, leave the safety of home and family, and travel the world. Her journey took her to Cape Town, South Africa, where she began an adventure that would change not only her life, but the lives of thousands of youth.

Two Alumni Honored by Minnesota Choral Directors Association

Gustavus alumni Thomas Hassig ’76 and Brian Ohnsorg ’97 will both be honored by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota in November.

Gustavus Alumni Actors Return for The Cherry Orchard Performance

Six professional alumni actors have returned to campus to perform in the College's upcoming production, The Cherry Orchard. The classic play, written by Anton Chekhov, will be staged Thursday, Feb. 8-Feb. 11.