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Senior Class Legacy 2017

  This year, the Class of 2017 chose their Senior Class Legacy to pledge and make a tribute to a Gustavus employee who has made a difference in the student’s life at Gustavus. The response has been overwhelming and rewarding to see the impact made for students at Gustavus by dedicated faculty and staff of the […]

Gustavus Fund Tips

Are you having a hard time knowing where to start when asking your Gustie alumni friends for gifts to the Gustavus Fund? By following these easy steps,  you’ll feel more comfortable and confident in speaking to the importance of support to the Gustavus Fund: Remember that this isn’t about you: You are asking money to support the […]

Senior Class Legacy Tribute to the Gustavus Football Team

  Since the beginning of my college career the football team has been a great support for me. It has not only been a group of teammates, but also a brotherhood. The coaches have always been accessible and a great support, especially coach Corey Shea who has been with me through up and downs. I’m […]

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. […]

Current Students Thank Gustavus Annual Fund Donors

Representing various organizations and departments, Gustavus student-volunteers gathered February 20-23, volunteering their time to call and thank donors to the Gustavus Annual Fund.  Nearly forty students made over 2,150 calls to demonstrate appreciation for the generous gifts that enhance our campus community. To all who give of their time, talent and treasure, we send our […]

Pia Richardson

Hometown: St. Paul, MN Year: 2014 (Freshman) Major: Undecided Career Goals: Undecided What is your favorite TV show?: Grey’s Anatomy Creamy or crunchy peanut butter?: Crunchy Favorite flavor of ice cream?: Mint Chocolate Chip