Archive for June, 2011

Kristi Beck Wahlman ’04

Josie Ann Wahlman was born on September 28, 2010 to Kristi Beck Wahlman ’04. She also now works as a senior tax associate at Grant Thornton, LLP. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Hans Sviggum ’03 and Rachel Schwingler Sviggum ’04

It was an All-Gustie delivery! Thor Steven Sviggum born June 2, 2011 He was delivered by Jennifer Tessmer-Tuck ’93 Parents are Hans Sviggum ’03 and Rachel (Schwingler) Sviggum ’04 This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Nichole Petersen Porath ’05

Nichole (Petersen) Porath `05, qualified for the Olympic Marathon Trials by finishing Grandma’s Marathon in a blazing 2:44:46. Check out the Northfield New article here: http://northfieldnews.com/content/porath-headed-olympic-trials This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Justin Haaheim ’06

Justin Haaheim ’06, New Haven, CT, is a statewide climate organizer for 350.org and an active jazz musician in CT and New York City. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Pictures from the Class of ’66 Reunion

Pictures submitted by Bill Laumann, taken from the Class-Of-66 Reunion. We had a wonderful time, and it was great to see everyone! Picture 1. Julie Hagen Accola ’66, Bill Laumann ’66, Sue Tillman ’66                 Picture 2. Bruce Haugland ’67, Bill Laumann ’66, Gary Engen ’66, Al Molde […]

Angelica Matthes Yackel ’10 and Andrew Yackel-Juleen ’10

Andrew Yackel(-Juleen) ’10 and Angelica (Matthes) Yackel ’10 were married at Gustavus on June 4, 2011. They highly recommend that any and every Gustie be married at Gustavus–it was perfect. 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 Davis ’89 and Paul Laird ’88

Warden Blake Davis (89) and Assistant Director Paul Laird (88) recently lead the first Department of Justice international treaty exchange between United States and Russia. During their diplomatic mission, they met with prison officials from the Russian Ministry of Justice and facilitated the first exchange of prisoners between the two countries. The Gustavus grads took […]

Charlotte Pratt Nordstrom ’86

Charlotte Nordstrom, a counselor at Century College in White Bear Lake, MN received the college’s Outstanding Faculty Award for 2010-2011 for her work “above and beyond to serve students.” She lives in Minneapolis with her husband, Henrik ’88 and children Nils, 11 and Ebba, 6. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. […]

Megan Backer Kelley ’03

Megan Backer Kelley ’03 married Ian Kelley on May 21, 2011, in Sturgeon Lake, 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!

Nathan Mannix ’95 and Kristin Naumann Mannix ’94

Nathan Mannix (’95) and Kristin (Naumann) Mannix ’94 have given birth to a son Noah William Mannix. Currently living in Perth Australia, where Nathan is a veterinarian and Kristin is the Executive Officer of the Murdoch University Veterinary Trust. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd […]

Linda Bergstrom ’73

I recently received a nice honor from my professional association. I was named a “Fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.” Below is the brief bio sketch I submitted which will be published in the Sept issue of the Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health. JMWH short bio Linda Bergstrom graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College, […]

Stacey Lindell ’00

Stacey Lindell, a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, is starring in the area premiere of a Broadway musical opening on Friday, June 10, in downtown Minneapolis. Lindell received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Gustavus in 2000. The area premiere of the musical comedy, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels will be performed by the Minneapolis Musical Theatre […]

Matt Lindholm ’10 and Morgan Bollinger ’08

Morgan Bollinger ’08 and Matt Lindholm ’10 are happy to announce their engagement to be married. The Forest Lake natives plan to be married in June of 2012. (Bollinger ’08 left, Lindholm ’10 right) This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let […]

Mark Sallmen ’73

I am a licensed Finnish tour guide, guiding tours in Pietarsaari/Jakobstad where I live. It is a hobby of mine. I guide in both Finnish and English though my Swedish comes into use also. I love showing the church from the middle ages as well as the cottage of our national poet Johan Ludwig Runeberg […]