‘Education’ Category

Sydney Hagen ’25

“Through both in-class learning and field experiences, I feel that I will be well prepared for my future career as an educator.” Sydney was drawn to Gustavus because of its “welcoming community, beautiful campus, and exceptional education program.” On campus, Sydney is a member of the Gustavus Wind Symphony and involved in both cross country […]

Ryan Wersal ’26

“The Education Department is a small, close-knit community made of people who share one big thing in common. Rule Number 1 to be in the Education Department; you need to have a love for kids.” Ryan’s interest in teaching was born through his experience as a camp counselor over the summer where he discovered his […]

Allison Laux ’24

“When I enter an education class, I immediately feel like I belong with my peers and that my professor is there to help me learn to the best of my potential.” Allison was drawn to the Education department due to the opportunities to “make a positive difference in the livesof children” and provide “a fun […]