Archive for 2015

Jenn Kelly Bauer ’02

Jenn Kelly Bauer ’02 writes, “My husband (married 9/5/15) and I welcomed a baby boy named Jack (John Edward Bauer, II) on 12/16/14. I have tabled my photography business for the time being to be a stay-at-home-mom!” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to […]

Gail Norton Parker ’71

Gail Norton Parker ’71 is thrilled to announce the birth of her first grandchild: Owen, to Lindsay Parker Nerland ’03 and Eric Nerland ’03 on 7/08/14. Gail will be Owen’s full-time daycare provider, of which she writes, “I am so grateful to God for this opportunity, and so thankful that he is healthy and such a happy […]

Mark Salisbury ’91

Mark Salisbury ’91 is now head of human resources for Hospira Medical Devices, a Pfizer Company, in Lake Forest, Illinois. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Renae Crosby ’81

Renae Crosby ’81 writes, “I have been employed by GlaxoSmithKline in Research Triangle Park, NC, for 27 years. I am currently working in Infectious Diseases. I volunteer for a local animal rescue group and am training my dog in agility.” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news […]

Alyssa Malinski Erickson ’99

Several Gusties gathered in November 2015 to celebrate Kyle Landon’s induction in the Gustavus Athletics Hall of Fame. From left are: Shawn Gudahl ’99, Chad Gustafson ’01, JP Prenevost ’00, Kyle Landon ’99, Carrie Nelson Sundberg ’99, Jeff Thompson ’00, Rob Trenda ’01, Meggie Thompson Trenda ’01, Alyssa Malinski Erickson ’99, and Steve Erickson ’99. This news was submitted […]

Eric Holtan ’93

Eric Holtan ’93 is the founder and music director of True Concord Voices and Orchestra in Tucson, AZ. He conducted the group’s album Far in the Heavens: Choral Music of Stephen Paulus, which is nominated for Grammy award in the Best Choral Performance category.

Brianna Sander Borka ’06

Brianna Sander Borka ’06 had a chance to share her eco-friendly craftiness with others when she was sought out by a reporter from the Duluth News Tribune for an interview. Read the story. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us […]

Gregory Benson ’69

Gregory Benson ’69 writes, “Still living in Scandia with my wife, Mary; going on 47 years. 2 sons and 3 grandkids living nearby and one son in Tampa, Florida, they are expecting their first child in April. I have been retired from banking for 9 years but stay very busy working on a few profit […]

Anne Ellingson Scheetz ’08

Anne Ellingson Scheetz ’08 and Brett Scheetz had a daughter, Audrey Anne, on August 22nd, 2015. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Natalie Lindberg Lundberg ’11

Natalie Lindberg ’11 and Steve Lundberg ’11 were married at Zion Lutheran Church in Anoka on September 15th, 2015. There were all the Gusties in the wedding party, including the bride’s sister Marlee ’14. The Gustie Rouser was sung quite a few times at the reception as even the bride’s grandmother is a Gustie alum. […]

Jill Carpenter Maczka ’05

Jill Carpenter Maczka ’05 and Andrej Maczka ’04 welcomed daughter Ivy Clementine on October 19, 2015. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Amy Hughes ’12

Amy Hughes ’12 (left) graduated this December from University of Minnesota Duluth’s Master of Environmental Education program. Becky (Crosbie) Meyer ’96, of the UM Extension, served as a committee member for her graduate thesis research on educational communities’ beliefs toward students’ cold weather, outdoor play opportunities in Northeast Minnesota. This news was submitted using our […]

Laura Dummer ’10

Laura Dummer ’10 received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois Champaign/Urbana in May 2015. She is now in practice with All Pets Clinic in Columbia Heights, 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!

MariJane Loken Dummer ’76

Lee Dummer ’76 shares an In Memoriam, “MariJane Loken Dummer ’76 August 07, 2015. Survived by husband Lee (’76), daughter Laura (’10), and sister Kristen (’80). Long time employee of Hopkins school district in computer technical support. Long time musician with Medalist Concert Band.” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have […]