News & Events

Guest Artist Recital to Feature Pianist Alessandra Feris

Augustana Performing and Visual Arts is pleased to present a guest artist recital featuring Dr. Alessandra Feris, assistant professor of piano at the University of South Dakota. Dr. Feris will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, in Kresge Recital Hall.  The recital is free, and open to the public.  

Symposium Celebrates Student Research, Creativity

Students from each academic division presented their undergraduate research findings, displayed artwork and read from their literary works during Wednesday's Student Research and Creativity Symposium.

Campus Community, AU Alumni Team Up to Support Feeding South Dakota

Honoring a University core value of service, members of the Augustana campus community, along with AU alumni, teamed up to support Feeding South Dakota on Tuesday. More than 100 volunteers turned out for the food packing event, giving a total of 138 hours to support Feeding South Dakota.

Recital to Feature Music by Duparc, Handel and Wagner

Faculty recital at Augustana University

The Performing and Visual Arts at Augustana University will present a faculty recital featuring Dr. Russell Svenningsen (tenor), Geoff Gunderson (guitar), Jenny Atkinson (violin) and Debra Reid (piano) at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23, in Kresge Recital Hall.

Newsmaker: Herseth Sandlin Earns SD Hall of Fame Honor

Augustana University President Stephanie Herseth Sandlin

In recognition of her contributions to the state of South Dakota, as well as her efforts to champion excellence, Augustana University President Stephanie Herseth Sandlin will be inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 9. Ahead of the induction ceremony, Herseth Sandlin spoke with South Dakota Public Broadcasting and The Daily Republic about her professional experiences, her family's legacy of service, and her new role at Augustana.