Entries tagged with ‘1971’


David Miller ’71, shared that he is semi retired in Inverness, Fl. He works as a consultant for DEP, FEMA, OSHA, monitoring local business. He returned from Costa Rica where he taught as a volunteer, at Glory Christian School, in San Pedro de Barva. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If […]

Arla Walton Prestin ’72

Both Dick ’71 and Arla ’72 Prestin are enjoying retirement following Dick having worked for Xcel for 37 years in various capacities and my having spent 23 years as an elementary teacher. They stay busy with service work in the community as well as at our church and find it easier now to find time for […]

Mary Parkin Rasmussen ’71

Mary Parkin Rasmussen ’71 and husband Dave, live in Fargo, North Dakota. They are still working and have three sons married, who live in Crested Butte, Colorado and Kaneohe, Hawaii. They have four grandchildren. Mary is active in choir, quilters, global missions, and book club. She is a class officer and want to thank all […]

2014 Faculty and Administrator Years of Service and Retirements

The 2014 Faculty and Administrator Years of Service and Retirements are as follows: 10 Years Heather Banks, Health Professions Coordinator Troy Banse, Head Athletic Trainer/ATEP Instructor, Strength and Conditioning Coach Lencho Bati, Visiting Instructor in Geography Paul Budde, Adjunct Instructor in Music Jedediah Friedrich, Men’s and Women’s Nordic Skiing Coach Kiki Harbitz, Instructor in Health […]

Terri Ulku Behrends-Singer ’71 and Linda Jungck McMahon ’70

Terri Ulku Behrends-Singer ’71 and Linda Jungck McMahon ’70 joined a group from Holy Trinity Lutheran Church for a combination church trip and safari in Tanzania in February. They spent 9 days in Bukoba, TZ (on the western shore of Lake Victoria) meeting with representatives of numerous church programs with the Northwest Diosese of the […]

Vicki Larsen Anderson ’71

Vicki Larsen Anderson ’71 was awarded the Mark Rathke , Md Medical Leadership Recognition award on January 25, 2014 at the Arrowhead Regional Ems Meeting in Duluth for “exemplary dedication and commitment to providing outstanding EMS leadership qualities in her community and region”. She has been the volunteer medical director for Carlton Fire and Ambulance from […]

Christian Schoon ’71

Before arriving at GAC, I spent my senior year of high school in Sweden as a foreign exchange student. (I lived in a Stockholm suburb called Djursholm: “Animal Island.”) After my time at Gustavus, I did some acting, touring for a year with a theatre troupe in a Chicago based show called “Broadway in Sight.” […]

David Miller ’71

David Miller ’71 returned from teaching at a Christian Missionary School in Costa Rica called Glory Christian School San Pedro de Barva. “An excellent experience, best year of my life.” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Sarah Timmerman Jean-Pierre ’04

Sarah Timmerman ’04 married her best friend, Garry Jean-Pierre, on June 1st, 2013 with 16 fellow Gusties in attendance! Pictured: Josh Timmerman ’14, Jane (Feddersen) Timmerman ’70, Jessica Timmerman ’16, Amanda Timmerman ’08, Sarah ‘Timmerman’ Jean-Pierre ’04, Dennis Timmerman ’71, Sandra Karow Timmerman ’74, Russ Timmerman ’76, Elizabeth (Andreson) Moe ’04, Jane (Stenehjem) Timmerman ’75, Andrea […]

1971 Mini Reunion

A small group of Gusties from the early 1970s were able to catch up on campus! First Photo (from left to right): Kent Anderson ’71, Jim Lobdell ’71, Susan Kibler ’72 (skyping in), Dennis Timmerman ’71, Jane Feddersen Timmerman ’70, Janice Hartsook ’70       Second Photo (left to right): Janice Hartsook ’70, Dennis Timmerman ’71, Jane […]

Alumni in the Gustavus Summer Institute of Nursing

Lynnea Piotter Myers ’05 and Heidi Pettis Meyer ’98 were the co-directors for the inaugural Gustavus Adolphus College Summer Institute of Nursing. The Summer Institute welcomed nursing alumni back to campus for a panel on nursing roles. In the photo below: (L to R: Jennifer Lammert ’86, Barbara Zust ’76, Margaret Swanson ’71, Diana Neal- […]

Class of ’71 looked great for their 40-Year Reunion

Here are some pictures from the Class of 1971. They had a terrific weekend full of hugs, memories and good times! Thanks to all who attended and made it a terrific Homecoming/Reunion Weekend!

Linda Gruber Fritz ’71

After 13 years of high altitude living in Breckenridge, Colorado, we are making my dream come true of having horses on our own property and have bought a ranch in Bayfield, Colorado near Durango. Turning this place into a horse property is taking some work, but will soon be ready. We have a 2 acre […]

Norman Quinn ’71

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 […]