Entries tagged with ‘1988’


Brad Richards ’88

Brad Richards ’88 (in the three crowns ball cap), a professor at the University of Puget Sound, attended a workshop in Budapest that also included Gustavus professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, Max Hailperin (left). The workshop was hosted by a study abroad provider, Aquincum Institute of Technology (AIT). This news was submitted using our Submit […]

Liz Isabel Rogan ’88

Elizabeth (Isabel) Rogan, ’88, has moved to Kansas City to take a new position within ATI Nursing Education: Operational Analytics Coordinator. She is also in the process of putting the final touches on her dissertation. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please […]

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 […]

Amy Noer ’88

Amy Noer ’88 received a diploma from Stratford College in Parapsychology/Astrology in 2011. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!


Kappa Sigs from Class of 1988

1988 Kappa Sigs having their own 25 year class reunion in Kansas City in November 2013. Matthew Miller ’88, Robert Miller ’88, Dean Kease ’88, Mark Norton ’88, Dave Moll ’88 and Scott Jordan ’88 with their wives, Trish, Alice, Heather, Kim (missing), Cindy and Francoise, respectively, feasting at the American Restaurant in K.C. A good […]


Jeremiah and Andrea Astrup Becker ’07 ’08

Andrea Astrup Becker ’08 and Jeremiah Becker ’07 were married June 8, 2013 in Austin, MN in front a big group of Gusties! (Front: Kelly Bottenberg ’07, Kara Knutson ’07, John McMahon ’07, Kelly Sing ’08, Sarah Tracy Letich ’08, Abby Wunderlich Bubna ’08, Chris Lowry ’07, Jeff Heilman ’07, Paul Cahoy ’07, Kalley Sikich […]


Rob Lunz ’70

Four Gusties (l to r, Tad Marinac ’88 Minneapolis, Chris Halden ’78 Minneapolis, Rob Lunz ’70 Bloomington, and Lance Thorkelson ’73 Rochester) recently met at a Conference of the Appraisal Institute in St. Paul. All four have earned the MAI (Member, Appraisal Institute) designation for valuations of complex real estate interests.   This news was […]


Gusties Gather in London

Gusties gathered at St. Anne’s Lutheran Church with former Gustavus President James Peterson ’64 and the Rev. Susan Pepin Peterson ’65, who is serving at St. Anne’s as an interim senior pastor. This photo is of Ann DeLaHunt Burniston ’88, Hanna Manitz ’14, Kelsey Raasch ’14, former President Jim Peterson ’64, and Amy Mickelson Thompson […]

Steven R. Butler ’88

Steven R. Butler ’88 1966 – 2012 On November 10, 2012, Steven R. Butler, age 46, peacefully rejoined our Savior, Jesus Christ. Steven Butler’s journey on Earth began in Laramie, Wyoming on May 9, 1966. Steven Butler attended primary and secondary schools in Pine Bluffs, Wyoming. Upon graduation, he attended Gustavus Adolphus College in St. […]


Dean Hyers ’88 and Pete Machalek ’89

Dean Hyers ’88 sold his interactive media company (Digital Café) so he could direct an an independent movie (Bill’s Gun Shop) that got released by Warner Brother’s. Dean then became a spy-trainer, teaching acting to US and Canadian undercover agents at a federal spy school. This inspired Dean to take his knowledge of presence and presenting into corporate America, where he coached $2 billion of winning sales pitches. Co-developed with Pete Machalek […]


Elizabeth (Isabel) Rogan ’88

In January 2012, I accepted a position with ATI Nursing Education as an Implementation Specialist, and in July 2012, I was promoted to Manager, Integration Services. I have been collaborating with nurse educators throughout the country to integrate ATI’s rich and robust nursing education products and resources into their pre-licensure nursing programs. I am in […]


Scott Wright ’88

Hall of Fame Honor – Scott Wright ’88 was inducted into the Horace Mann Insurance Company Hall of Fame in June 2012 at its national sales conference in Paris, France. He was accompanied by his family, daughters Chloe and Caitlin Wright, and is pictured here with his wife Cara Price Wright ’90, Steve Cardinal, EVP […]

Maryann Anderson Nelson ’88

Maryann Anderson Nelson ’88 recently opened a small animal veterinary clinic in North Mankato,MN. She offers laser surgery, in-house lab, digital x ray, wellness exams, sick animal care as well as hospitalization. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!


Jonathan Swenson ’88

Rev. Jonathan Swenson, ’88, is answering a new calling. Swenson, who split his time at Gustavus between the Psychology, Theater and Music departments is now traveling to churches, colleges, conferences and retreats throughout the country performing WITNESSES –, a one-man, 8-character dramatic presentation on the life of Jesus. After nearly 20 years in parish ministry, […]