Academy for Seniors

Academy for Seniors

On Wednesday, April 15, 2015, Mike Huether, mayor of Sioux Falls, spoke before the Academy for Seniors at Augustana College.

Fall 2015 Series

Welcome to year 13 of the Augustana Academy for Seniors.

Theme — Tough Jobs: Communicators for Crime, Injury and Genetics


  • 10 - 10:30 a.m. Chapel
  • 10:40 a.m.  - 12.05 p.m. Lecture: 3-in-1 Room Commons
  • 12:05 - 12:40 p.m. Lunch (provided) and Discussion at Table Groups


Cost is $15 for each of upcoming dates ($40 for the semester), which includes lunch. Seating is limited. For more information or to register, please contact the Advancement office at 605.274.5521 or Checks may be mailed to: Augustana University, Advancement Office, 2001 S. Summit Ave., Sioux Falls, SD 57197

Upcoming Speakers

Mike Nitz, AugustanaWednesday, Oct. 21Thayne Munce, PhD ('98), sports scientist for Sanford Health, will speak on "Hard Hitting Research: Youth Football and Concussions."



Mayor Mike HuetherWednesday, Nov. 18: Quinn Stein, director of Genetic Counseling at Augustana in partnership with Sanford Imagenetics, will speak on "Genetic Counselors: Communicators of Complex Medical Information."



Past Speaker

Patrick Lalley, Argus Leader MediaWednesday, Sept. 16: Bryan Gortmaker ('90), Director of DCI, spoke on "The Role of the Department of Criminal Investigation."

audio of presentation of Mr Gortmaker





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