Entries tagged with ‘gathering’


Looking for adventure, two Gusties got a surprise as well as they traveled to Cuba this past January 2016. They were assigned as roommates shortly before the trip and didn’t discover their Gustie connection until unpacking the very first night. They are even sorority sisters in Alpha Phi Rho. Karen Noren Talle ’62 hails from Denver, […]

Mini Gathering ’99, ’03, ’04

Gusties of multiple class years gathered at Elizabeth (Danks) Johnson’s house for her daughter’s one-year birthday party. Pictured are: Top row: Kelli (Swanson) Matzek ’03 Jill (Peterson) Johnson ’99 Elizabeth (Danks) Johnson ’03 Bottom row: Britta (Johnson) Bergland ’04 Leslie (Wilcox) Rosedahl ’03 Sara (Kilby) Wright ’03 This news was submitted using our Submit Your […]

Debbie Curran McGarity ’91

Debbie Curran McGarity ’91 writes, “Gusties Chance Meeting at a Congressional Gala When at the September 16 25th Congressional Gala in honor of the Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Debbie Curran McGarity ’91 happened to be talking about Minnesota to a small group of guests when Mark and Jean Anderson Raabe […]

1999 Mini Reunion

“This summer we had a Gustie Reunion in Minnesota, which brought friends back together from all around the world! Elizabeth (Schneider) Dunn ’99, Ann Miller ’99, Theresa (Faltesek) Hoffoss ’99, Stacey Willemsen-Person ’99, Stephanie (Lee) Whitney ’99, Kate (Untiedt) Illies ’99, Kari Twedt ’99” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If […]

3rd Annual Jason Campbell Golf Tournament

L to R: Bryan Otte '98, Gina Mitteco '00, Ross Walkowiak '99, Heather Redinius Tollefson '99, Wade Schulz '98, Andrew Kovala '98 Gusties gather at the 3rd Annual Jason Campbell Golf Tournament in Dayton, MN. The Jason Campbell Memorial Scholarship honors the life of Jason Campbell ’98 and is awarded to young college students. This […]

Gustie Gathering

Left to right: Tracy Heitner '82, Nick Legeros '77, Delmar Ehrich '79, Anne Juhl Legeros '82, Camille Ehrich '82, Judson Heitner '80 Friends for over 30 years, this group of Gusties got together to celebrate the upcoming wedding of Kevin Clevette ’09 (son of Cathy ’80 and Rick Clevette ’80) to Macon Hollister.   Tracy […]

Karen Hoeg Kennedy ’07

Our group of Gustie friends is expanding into a new generation! We host frequent “Gustie Gatherings” at our home in Shakopee, MN and on July 29, 2014 we got this great photo of our Gustie friends and their children. Pictured from left to right front row: Adam Ingaslbe (2006) holding Lucy Inglasbe, Laura (Kojetin) Ingalsbe […]

JJ Akin ’11

Classmates, teammates, and roommates gathered in Roseville for Jade Kotila’s ’11 wedding on July 11. Front row (l to r): JJ Akin ’11, Tyler Melhorn ’11. Back row (l to r): Luke Olson ’11, Alex Muntean, Zach Umbreit ’11, John Juran ’11, Cody Wright ’11, Jade Kotila ’11, Nick Strachota ’11, and Dan Meinz ’11. […]

Gusties in Seattle

Unable to celebrate their 10-year reunion on campus, these 2003 Gusties formed their own gathering in Seattle in October. Bethany Mueller ’03 is a Clinical Social Worker at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System in Seattle. Ambryn Melius ’03 is completing her master’s thesis, which details her work on the phenomenon of vicarious trauma […]

Class of 1978 Gathering

Five members of the Class of 1978 visited John Bergstrand in New Ulm for a tour: (L to R) John Bergstrand ’78, Eric Zilley ’78, Bill Satterness ’78, Jon Hachfeld ’78, Brad Bostrom ’78 This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us […]

A Memorial Day Gustie Gathering

A Gustie gathering on Memorial Day weekend 2013. Pictured (with 8 future Gusties) are: Geoff Goodwin ’97 Alison Rucinski Goodwin ’97 Elaine Nelson Peik ’97 Mike Logan ’97 Jen Gallus ’97 Sarah Machel Beach ’97 Justin Peik ’97 Shannon Mitchell Schulz ’98 Wade Schulz ’98 This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. […]

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 […]

The Sellers Family and the Sviggum Family Gather

The Sellers family, Paul ’03 and Anah (Huggenvik) ’04, visits the Sviggum family, Hans ’03 and Rachel (Schwingler) ’04, in Boston where the Sviggum’s are living for a year while Hans does a fellowship. Kaia (3) & Thor (16 months) Sviggum and Grace Sellers (12 months) all proudly wear their Gustie gear together! This news […]

2005 Gusties

 Classmates from the class of 2005 met for dinner in Seattle in May 2012. Lots of fun catching up with old friends on the west coast! From left – Adam Miller, Megan Wille Miller, Andy Leaf, Jon Mueller, and Katrina Fortney. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like […]