Entries tagged with ‘news’

Grant Boulanger ’97

Grant Boulanger ’97, a Spanish teacher at Skyview Middle School in the North Saint Paul, Maplewood, Oakdale District (ISD 622), has been selected as the recipient of the Minnesota World Language Teacher of the Year Award for 2015 from the Minnesota Council on the Teaching of Languages and Cultures (MCTLC).This is one of the organization’s highest […]

Laurie Lindemeier ’85

Laurie Lindemeier ’85 is moving from Dallas to Fort Worth, TX, at the end of October. She works for Alcon Laboratories as a compliance proof editor. She is also a contract singer for Cathedral of Hope and performs with Opera on Tap. Laurie is watercolor fine artist and has successfully raised daughter, Vianna (22) and son, […]

Hannah Wunsch Ryan ’09

Hannah Wunsch ’09 and Peter Ryan were married on July 25, 2015 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Hallie Wunsch Kamesch ’06 was the matron of honor and Shawn Kamesch ’06 provided a reading for the ceremony. Hannah has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, where she […]

John R Nord ’72

John R Nord ’72 started Adler Graduate School in Feb ’15 to earn a MA in Marriage, and Family Therapy. He married Sally Beck on July 11, 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!

Jackie Winfree ’06

Jackie Winfree ’06 writes: “I am the new Chapter Administrator for the Dayton, OH chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. I have been an Educator for Learning Tree Farm, also in Dayton, since 2013 and became the Marketing Coordinator in early 2015. I also volunteer for local public TV station ThinkTV where I enter their […]

Vicki Fladland Hoien ’80

Past, present, and future Gusties skydive in Winsted, MN on August 11, 2015. Left to right are Vicki Fladland Hoien ’80, David Hoien ’16, and Marina Chapman ’19. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Matthew McCafferty Brown ’96

  South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed Magistrate Judge Matthew McCafferty Brown of Custer ’96 as a circuit court judge in South Dakota’s Seventh Circuit Court in Rapid City. Brown will fill a new judgeship in the Seventh Circuit, which includes Custer, Fall River, Oglala Lakota and Pennington counties, that was created by the 2015 State Legislature. Brown […]

Rob Rieckenberg ’00

Rob Rieckenberg writes, “My family was just on Family Feud, and yes we did win the big money and actually made it on to 4 episodes. The reason I am writing you is two out of the five family members on the show are Gusties. I am class of 2000, Rob Rieckenberg and one of […]

Charlotte Nielsen Gunnufson ’94

Charlotte Nielsen Gunnofson ’94 forwarded the following press release, sharing her good news: “Cedar Rapids Author Honored by National Children’s Magazine Charlotte Gunnufson receives Pewter Plate Award from Highlights magazine July 28, 2015 (HONESDALE, PA) – Highlights magazine has honored author Charlotte Gunnufson of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for her verse titled “Seven Sailors,” which was published […]

Matthew Hentges ’06

Matthew Hentges ’06 shares, “I recently completed a fellowship in foot and ankle deformity correction at the International Center for Limb Lengthening at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. I was hired as an attending foot and ankle surgeon at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. My family and I will be relocating to Pittsburgh, PA in […]

Margaret Fagerholm ’75

Margaret Fagerholm ’75 retired as clinical professor of radiology on July 3, 2015, thirty years after beginning her career at the Univ. of Wisconsin. In May of this year, she was recognized as a 2015 Champion in Women’s Health by the Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If […]

Carmen Westerberg ’97

Carmen Westerberg ’97 was awarded the 2015 Presidential Seminar Award at Texas State University (San Marco, TX). Carmen is assistant professor of psychology, where she researches memory failures from a cognitive neuroscience perspective. After Gustavus, Carmen earned her PhD in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Minnesota and was a post-doctoral fellow at Northwestern University. She has […]

Grant Boulanger ’97

Grant Boulanger ’97, world language teacher at Skyview Middle School, is co-directing and will be one of the Learning Lab Teachers at the 4th annual International Forum on Language Teaching (iFLT). The iFLT conference, to be at Tartan High School in Oakdale, MN, in July 2015, is a progressive language teaching conference which focuses on best-practices in second […]

Brandon Hirdler ’12

Brandon Hirdler ’12, Julio Zelaya ’12, & Chelsea Siewert ’12 explored Colombia where Julio and Chelsea teach English. Here they are after climbing the Rock of Guatape in the small town of Guatape, Colombia, near Medellin. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, […]