‘Gusties Gather’ Category

1970s “R Baldy” Golf Tournament

The “R Baldy” annual golf outing was held in the Brainerd Lakes area in September 2019.  The outing is named after Steve Baldwin ’74 and Ross Handhal ’75, both deceased and both founding members of the group which started this fall event in the mid-’70s in Vail, Colorado.  Great golf but most of all great […]

A Mini Gustavus Reunion in LaQuinta, CA

Long time, good friends with Gustavus roots, gathered in LaQuinta, CA last spring. Shown L-R: Ken Rholl ‘76, Paula Neumann ‘75, Bradford Roberts ‘76, Deb Miller Duffy ’76, and Dennis Duffy ‘74.

Addie Ryan ’08

Alumni from 2008 reunite in Japan, pictured here at Meiji Shrine & Yoyogi Park in Tokyo, where Lindsay lives. From L-R: Lindsay Peak ’08, Emily Barnard ’08, Caroline Rew ’08 and Addie Ryan ’08. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let […]

1981 Nurses Gather

In early September, the 1981 Nurses gathered together for a two-day reunion.  The first day they gathered at the home of Becky Redepenning Diekmann’s home in Lake Elmo and day two they got together at the Como Park Conservatory.  A good time was had by all! Back Row: L to R: Becky Redepenning Diekmann (in […]

1974 Gusties Gather for mini reunion

  These 1974 classmates (and spouses) enjoyed a mini reunion on Lake Minnetonka.  Pictured left to right are Susan Ahlcrona ’74, Mike Kimitch, Sue Swanson Kimitch ’74, Denny Trooien ’74, Sue Johnson Fox ’74, Lee Skold, and Peg Bronkala Skold ’74.

Gusties at the Boston Marathon

While Kristin Paap Genet ’96 (pictured left) was running the Boston Marathon in April, at about mile 22, she spied a Gustavus sweatshirt, so she stopped for a high five and a picture! The other person pictured (right) is Andrea Rime ’87, who lives in Boston.  A fun alumni moment!

Larson ’14 – Reynolds ’14 Wedding

Sarah Larson ’14 and Ben Reynolds ’14 were married on July 28, 2018.  A large group of Gustie friends helped them celebrate!

Gusties Gather in Scottsdale

This group of Gusties gathered in Scottsdale, AZ to listen to Paul Robelia’s son, Jackson, perform with the Luther Band. Pictured left to right are:   Paul Robelia ’91, Allison Hoff Robelia ’92, Celia Napton (Future Gustie Class of ’23), Kris Robelia Oppegard ’93, Julie Haiwick ’92, Beth Robelia Napton ’93, Eric Oppegard ’92, Darin Napton […]

Todd Dokken ’72

Eppies from the 1970’s gathered in St. Peter to celebrate the Epsilon Pi Alpha Fraternity’s 90th Anniversary. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Sheri Stoeckel Friederichs ’89 Gathers With Classmates

Had a great time connecting at the lake in Alexandria, MN with friends from the Class of 1989! So much joy and laughter. We already have our weekend planned for next summer! This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Kristine Haataja ’73

Gusties Meet in Russia. In September 2018, Kristine Haataja ’73 from Napa, CA and Suzanne Tank ’76 from Potomac, MD met on a Roads Scholar tour of St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia. “There were only 18 people on the tour, so it was pretty amazing to meet another Gustie!” This news was submitted using our Submit […]

James Piper ’12

Emily Klatt ’12 and James Piper ’12, were married on 05/06/2018, in Cottage Grove, MN. “Emily and I started dating at the end of our Freshman year in 2009, and we officially tied the knot just four days shy of our 9 year anniversary. Between the bride, groom, bridesmaids, groomsmen, and ushers, 10 of our […]

Brita (Hansen) Burke ’02

A group of us gathered in NYC in 2018 to celebrate the 20 years since we met as Gustavus freshmen in Norelius 4A in 1998!  Pictured left to right are Sara Hultgren Blazek, Katie Linde Robinson , Molly Brusman Moede, Erin Halligan-Hanson Tait, Brita Hansen Burke, Anne Nelson Sheridan, Angela Lundeen Wold. This news was […]

Anne (Juhl) Legeros ’82

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 “Judd” Heitner (’80), Tracy Koeger Heitner (’82), Anne Juhl Legeros (’82), and Nick Legeros (’77). Judd Heitner was the defending champion, having won the tournament […]