You are here: Home / Blogs at Gustavus / Alumni Blog / Karena Erickson Rydland ’01 Posted on January 29th, 2013 by Erin Wilken Thomas and Karena Erickson Rydland ’97 ’01 adopted a baby girl. She was born on August 20, 2011. Her name is Kyrkja Noel Grace Rydland. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know! Tweet Categories: SubmittedTags: 1997, 2001, Birth, Karena Erickson Rydland, Thomas Karena Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Comments Name (required) E-mail (required, will not be published) Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.