Giving

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to the ATP/HES Department

  To Mary Joos, Troy Banse, Josh Harbitz, Kiki Harbitz and all of the Athletic Training and Health & Exercise Science Department: For enriching my education and personal experiences while here at Gustavus, I’m very thankful. Hannah

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Melissa Rolnick

    Melissa has helped me grow as an artist and a person. She has provided me with continual support throughout my four years, along with encouraging me to show my voice. Thank you, Nicole

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Philly Kauffmann

  Philly has been a shining light during my time at Gustavus! Her patience, kindness, and genuine personality consistently makes my day brighter. She has been a great leader for my entire four years at Gustavus, and working in the Alumni and Parent Engagement office has been one of my favorite college memories. She has […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Janet Jennings ’17

  When I think about the the Class of 2017, I think of the group of students that met me in the Diversity Center and will soon meet me as alumni. One person in particular has exemplified the energy and character it takes to care for Gustavus enough to demand that ALL means ALL. Janet […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Kathi Tunheim

  Professor Kathi Tunheim taught me what it took to excel at the next level after college. She gave me the tools to be successful after college and also reminded me to give back to those people that have helped me get to the level that I am at today, and on track to where […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Al Behrends

  Thank you Al for your many years of service as the Fine Arts Director and being my boss for the last four years. Your dedication to keeping the Fine Arts here at Gustavus running smoothly reflects the community’s core values and has been an inspiration for me while at Gustavus. I wish the best […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to David Obermiller

Professor David Obermiller is the type of professor who really shows you what it means to have passion for different subjects, incredible dedication to his students, and an amazing heart that cares for the well-being of everyone who comes across his path. His tough, constructive grading over four years has made me a better writer and […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to Amy Pehrson

  Amy, Thank you so much for your continued dedication to serving the Gustavus community. The students of years to come should feel blessed to have someone like you working for them. It has been an honor to have you in my life and I look forward to continuing our friendship after I graduate! Love […]

Class Officers Give Back to Students

Earlier this month Cathy Villars Harms ’85, visiting instructor in Economics and Management, was on the hunt for Gustavus alumni-owned businesses with an interest in having Gustavus students complete a marketing project for them as a part of her class. Harms harnessed the power of Gustavus alumni and class officers through Facebook posts and messages. […]

The Most Successful Give to Gustavus Day To-Date!

Thanks to the generosity of alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends of the College, Gustavus raised $215,666 for the Gustavus Fund during its annual Give to Gustavus Day on November 16, 2016. This is the most successful Give to Gustavus Day event in the College’s history. Give to Gustavus Day is all about participation. New this year […]