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Tuesday Trivia

How well do you know your campus landmarks and when certain buildings were built/decommissioned? Can you guess what decade this aerial photograph was taken? A.) 1920s B.) 1930s C.) 1940s D.) 1950s   The answer will be posted at 6:00 p.m. CST.

Tuesday Trivia: Answered!

Who was the first graduate of Gustavus to serve as college president?   E. Matthias Wahlstrom. The Rev. Wahlstrom completed his coursework at St. Ansgars in the late 1860s. The Rev. Dr. Peter Mattson was the first alum with an actual degree from Gustavus Adolphus College. He was a member of the class of 1892. […]

Tuesday Trivia

Who was the first graduate of Gustavus to serve as college president? Was it: A. Walter Lunden B.  Edgar Carlson C. James Peterson D. Peter Mattson E. Matthias Wahlstrom   The answer to this week’s trivia question will be posted at 6:00 p.m. CST.

Tuesday Trivia: Answered!

The buildings were built in this order: B. South Hall (1884) C. Commerce Hall (1887) D. Rancherino Building (1946) A. Sohre Hall (1962)      

Tuesday Trivia

Put these buildings in chronological order of when they were built:   A. Sohre Hall                 B. South Hall                     C. Commerce Hall                       D. Ranch House/Rancherino Building   […]

Tuesday Trivia

Name this Gustie! Do you recognize this ‘grand’ Gustavus face?  Is this person: A. Chaplain Richard Elvee B. Coach George Myrum C. College President Matthias Wahlstrom D. College President/Professor Jacob P. Uhler   The answer will be posted at 6:00 p.m. CST.

Tuesday Trivia: Answered!

What year did Gustavus buy the original wood frame 4-plex College View Apartments? C. 1989; A larger complex was built  in the early 1990s.  The original 4-plex was destroyed in the 1998 tornado and an expansion was added to the larger complex following the tornado to reach the current size.

Tuesday Trivia

Name this Gustie! Pictured is current Gustavus professor in English Philip Bryant ’73 at his commencement ceremony.  Who is the Gustavus President with him in this picture? Is it A. Edgar Carlson B. Frank Barth C. Edward Lindell D. John Kendall   The answer will be posted at 6:00 p.m. CST.

Tuesday Trivia: Answered!

Put these residence halls in the order they were built (first to last): D. Johnson Hall (1910)           B. Rundstrom Hall (1939)           C. Wahlstrom Hall (1947)         A. Carlson International Center (2000)  

Tuesday Trivia

This week’s Tuesday Trivia will keep you on your toes! Put these residence halls in the order they were built (first to last): A. Carlson International Center  B. Rundstrom Hall  C. Wahlstrom Hall D. Johnson Hall   The answer will be posted at 6:00 p.m. CST