‘Awards’ Category

Sigma International Honors Society of Nursing 2019

Congratulations to thirteen of our fellow Nursing Gusties who have been Inducted into this year’s Chi at-large chapter! The event was hosted by St. Olaf on November 2nd, 2019. The schools who attended were: Gustavus, St. Olaf, St. Catherine University and Bethel University. In order for a student to take part in this amazing opportunity, […]

National Prison Doula Retreat

On October 19-20, Barbara Zust attended the first National Prison Doula Retreat with over 70 Doulas across the country! Barbara was certified as a Prison Doula in 2016 and will begin to work on a contract with the Waseca Federal Women’s Prison. Roughly 7- 10% of women across the nation who are in correctional facilities, […]

February’s female Student-Athlete of the month: Maggie Webster.

Congratulations to Maggie Webster for being elected by her fellow Gusties to be the female student-athlete of the month for the month of February! Maggie is on the swimming and diving team. She is from Apple Valley, Minnesota and her parents are Michele and Matthew Jamieson. She is also a Nursing major here at Gustavus […]

Sigma Theta Tau Inductees – Class of 2013

Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is the honor society of nursing with chapters located all over the world.  The mission of the organization is to improve the health of the world’s people.  Chi-at-Large is the local chapter formed by Bethel University, Gustavus Adolphus College, Globe University/Minnesota School of Business, St. Olaf College, and St. Catherine […]

2010 Distinguished Alumni Award

The Nursing Department’s Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 2008 to honor graduates who have made significant contributions to nursing. The Class of 1960 has been awarded the 2009 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award. The Class of 1960 was invited to attend the annual Pinning Ceremony for the senior nursing students where they were […]

Distinguished Alumni Citation

The Distinguished Alumni Citation is awarded by the college for “outstanding and exceptional professional achievement such as to bring unusual honor to the individual in his/her field of endeavor…”  Three Gustavus Nursing Alumni have been given this exceptional honor and award: Lois Anderson Nelson (’60) presented in 1984 Barbara Leonard (’63) presented in 2008 Carolyn […]

2009 Distinguished Alumni Award

Rebecca Linn Pyle (1976) 2009 Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award Recipient The Nursing Department’s Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 2008 to honor graduates who have made significant contributions to nursing. Rebecca Linn Pyle (1976) received the Distinguished Nursing Alumni award from the Gustavus Adolphus College Nursing department in 2009. Becky Pyle is the Director of […]

Distinguished Alumni Award

The Nursing Department has established their own Distinguished Alumni Award this year to honor graduates who have made significant contributions to nursing. Carolyn Kruger (’64) has been named the first recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award. Recipients are invited to attend the annual Pinning Ceremony for the senior nursing students where they are honored with […]