Alumni Blog

Erickson – Huepenbecker wedding

Several family and friends gathered at the wedding of  Kirstin Erickson ’13 and Tom Huepenbecker ’15 on August 11, 2018.

1970 Lady Gusties Celebrate 70!

A group of 1970 classmates who get together regularly, gathered this summer to celebrate their 70th birthdays! They also celebrated the life of their friend, Nancy Preston Endsley, who passed away last December. Pictured l-r back: Beth Englund Anderson, Susan Shearer, Diane Mickleson Brady, Linda Frank Bovy, Linda Gilkey Lichty L-r front: Gail Linnell Ehlen, […]

10th Annual “Camp Gustie”

This group of mostly 1998 grads gather each year for their annual “Camp Gustie” in Baraboo, Wisconsin – this is their 10th year!  Families travel from Chicago, Denver, and Minneapolis.  Included in the picture are: Peter Vickerman-1999 Erika Jeffrey Vickerman-1998 Michael Thiede 1999 Stephanie Johs Thiede 1998 Becky Moen Pirius-1998 (not pictured)Landon Pirius-1998 Jen Breutzmann […]

Maisong (Lee) Francis ’16

Samuel Francis ’16 and Maisong Francis ’16, 07/07/2018, Apple Valley, MN Photography by Bryden Giving Photography This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

1961 Gusties Gather

1961 Gusties, Bruce Warner, Doug Holmen, Jim & Pat(Maedl) Krough, & David Wettergren gathered for a overdue luncheon.

Dr. Jamesetta Newland ’72 Inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

Dr. Jamesetta Alexander Newland ’72 was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing in October at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, DC. This is one of the highest honors in the world that is given to a nurse. The Academy “serves the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy and […]

Gusties at Heritage Classic Golf Tournament

Six Gusties gathered recently at the Minnesota Valley Country Club as part of the Heritage Classic Golf Tournament. Shown left to right: Rick Clevette (’80), Cathy Henderson Clevette (’80), Judson Heitner (’80), Tracy Koeger Heitner (’82), Anne Juhl Legeros (’82), and Nick Legeros (’77). Judd Heitner was the defending champion, having won the tournament in […]

Clay Man Soo Sletta

Clay Man Too Sletta’18 is performing one of the leads in Theatre Mu’s production “The Korean Drama Addict’s Guide to Loosing Your Virginity” at Theater Mu at Park Square Theatre in St. Paul. Theater Mu is dedicated to presenting the Asian American experience onstage.  Here is the link to the production: http://www.muperformingarts.org/production/the-korean-drama-addicts-guide-to-losing-your-virginity/

Class Officer Spotlight: John Moorhead ’68

Written by Bill Laumann ’66 In 1968, the Gustavus hockey team won their third straight conference championship. The captain and team leader of that team was John Moorhead. When he arrived on Campus as a recruited ‘puckster’ from Minnetonka HS, the future of the hockey program appeared grim. There had been no hockey program at […]

Over 70 Gusties attend the wedding of Jenni Harms Lindner ’14 and Scott Lindner on October 14, 2017.  Jenni is the daughter of Brent ’82 and Cathy (Villars ’85) Harms.

Tony Randgaard ’81 releases book, “Unpremeditated-A Murderous Caribbean Travelogue”

Tony Randgaard ’81 had the official launch party of his book Unpremeditated- A Murderous Caribbean Travelogue held May 23, 2018 when more than 25 people attended the event in Bloomington. Tony writes, “When I was staying in Belize in 2012, Prince Harry was touring the country and a celebrity murder mystery was unfolding around him. […]

1962 Gals Meet in San Francisco

Five San Francisco Bay Area Gusties, class of 1962 gathered at the St. Francis Yacht Club to welcome visiting fellow classmate Audrey Kramer from Chanhassen, Minn. Pictured Left to right:  Judy Flom Shoemaker-Hill, Lonnie Olsen Pristavok, Karen Anderson, Joan Rahm Roy, Linda Johnson Blanding, Audrey Kylander Kramer.

Nicole Klaustermeier Fiala ’08

Graduated from in May from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a master’s of science degree in reading. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Blake Theisen ’08

Mariah Fouquette and Blake Theisen ’08, 04/21/2018, St. Cloud, MN This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!