Alumni Blog

Class Officer Spotlight: Owen “Sam” Sammelson ’58

By Jane Norman Leitzman ’69 An Adirondack chair beside a garden of flowers seems an appropriate setting for this humble Gustavus pillar, Owen Sammelson ’58. Known by many in our community as “Sam,” this man has had much to do with charting the course of alumni giving. When my daughter Karla went to work for […]

Brittani Seagren ’09

Brittani Seagren ’09 is an Immediate Care Nurse Practitioner at Riverside Medical Group. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Matt Iverson ’01

Matt Iverson ’01 and Kristine Kohorst Iverson welcomed daughter, Nora Rose, into the world on 08/10/2017. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Kim Eisenreich ’05

Kim Eisenreich ’05 and Alex Eichmiller were wed on 07/22/2016 in Sartell, 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!

Kim Eisenreich ’05

Kim Eisenreich ’05 began work as a Director at Howard County Government, Office of the Local Children’s Board in Columbia, MD in January of 2017. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Kimberly (Assad) Hardy ’05

Kimberly Assad Hardy ’05 and Joshua Hardy welcomed son, Vincent Michael, into the world on 06/22/2017. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Jonah Evenson ’04

Jonah Evenson ’04 and Erin Evenson welcomed son, Jack Marlan, into the world on 08/04/2017. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Erin Clark ’14

Erin Clark ’14 is a Clinical Research Coordinator at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND. She recently moved from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND to expand her professional experience in clinical research. She am currently working on two studies; one is testing a new treatment for Type 1 Diabetes in children and one is testing a […]

Lauren (Bennett) Bennett McGinnty ’10

Lauren Bennett Bennett McGinnty ’10 is a Executive Director at Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild in Minneapolis, MN. Minnesota has a long, diverse history in the brewing industry. At one time, it boasted over 100 small breweries that serviced their local communities. Although the numbers have dwindled, a number of craft breweries have sprung up once […]

Melissa Laine Holman ’05

Melissa Laine Holman ’05 and Patrick Holman welcomed son, Finn Robert, on 06/23/2017. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Kayla Hanson ’14

Kayla Hanson ’14 graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Master of Public Health in May 2017 and is now working as a research epidemiologist at the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Carlie Hedlund ’15

Carlie Hedlund ’15 is attending graduate school for Educational Leadership at St. Mary’s University, Minnesota. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Sean Tessmer ’11

Sean Tessmer ’11 and Jennifer Neidich were wed on 10/21/2017 in Minneapolis, 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!

Julie Anderson Wawczak ’84

Julie Anderson Wawczak writes, “I was able to semi-retire from working in an elementary school library in May. I decided to continue to sub in different local districts to enjoy seeing the students. My son did not decide on GAC, but continues his education at Carthage, another great ECLA school.” This news was submitted using […]