Archive for April, 2011
Gusties enjoyed a sunny Easter Sunday afternoon at Blenheim Palace outside of Oxford, England. Kelly Colvin Smith and Brian Smith ’00 were hosting Kelly’s cousin Katie Batz ’13 and Anna Swenson ’12 for the holiday, during a weekend break for Katie and Anna while they are studying abroad at Uppsala University in Sweden. Gustie friends […]
Alumnus, Roger Hanson ’54, is a writer and abstract artist. For the next several months he is giving away one painting each month, to the person who sends in the best title for each of the paintings. If you would like to participate, go to northcoastnews.com and type in “Roger Hanson” in the search box. […]
Ahmed Bachelani ’07 opened his law firm on April 1, 2011. His office is located at 3660 Dodd Rd, Eagan, MN 55077 This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!
We hosted a wine/food pairing party in our neighborhood in Chaska, MN. Several Gusties attended and were photographed with recently crowned Mrs. Minnesota – Yasmine Ryback. In the attached photo, pictured from left to right: Jim Elvestrom ’92, Kirsten Langguth ’99, Sheryl Russeth Elvestrom ’92, Mrs. Minnesota Yasmine Ryback, Kyle Molin ’98, Melissa Golberg Molin […]
Hi Classmates, Luray and I have had to decide from many options for our summer activities. First, Luray is serving as our congregation’s Director of Music for the month of May. Second, I am celebrating my 50th Anniversary as a Forerunner at Holden Village in the Cascades this summer and 3rd, we are combining that […]
Daughter Gillian McKenna Kerkman born to Angie Hendrickson Kerkman ’00 on 2-19-2011 in Enid, OK. She is now a stay-at-home mom with 2 girls and living in Enid, OK. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!
Kerry Carlson Bohnsack welcomed a son, Mark Gorham Bohnsack, on December 30, 2010. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!
’61 Gustie Classmates, Eunice and I have just returned from our four month volunteer work in Iringa, Tanzania. We’ve been involved as Companion Congregation Coordinators between Saint Paul Area Synod and the Iringa Diocese in Tanzania since April 2000. The Iringa Diocese has 70 parishes and we have 68 involved in sister-to-sister partnerships. To date, […]
After returning from a Senior Fulbright Fellowship at the Marine Research Center in the Republic of Maldives in 2009, Norman and his wife Barbara Kojis purchased a house in Prescott, Arizona. They are presently preparing their home in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands for sale. Gusties are eligible for a 5% discount if purchased before the […]
Josh Williams ’04 married Ashley Kile on September 18, 2010 at Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. Josh Williams works for RJS Software in Burnsville, MN as Manager of Brand Strategy and Product Marketing. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let […]
I will receive my Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine on April 30th, 2011. On April 15th, at the Spring Awards Banquet, I was lucky enough to be honored with several scholarships and awards from private donors and veterinary specialty associations, including the Caleb Dorr Scholarship and […]
Leaving the world of insurance in 2001, I obtained an associate degree in landscape design, construction and horticulture, did some practical field work and then started CHW Landscape/Design in 2004. After working 30 years in finance for large corporations, running a service business has been a challenge and introduced me to a whole new world […]
Ava Lambrecht ’08 is working as an Operations and Administrative Assistant at St. David’s Center for Child and Family in Minnetonka, 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!
Before our long anticipated 50th reunion, I should confess to my fellow members of the class of l961 that I am spending the spring semester at St. Olaf as the Martin E. Marty Visiting Professor of Religion and the Academy. I promise to do penance in front of the Gustavus statue upon arriving with my […]