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In real life, Ryan Menssen is a senior nursing major from St. James, Minnesota, who is well on his way to a fulfilling career in health care. But on Thursday, Menssen took on the persona of a 15-year-old kid caught in a spiral of labels and bad decisions as part of the Augustana nursing department's poverty simulation exercise.
Augustana today announced details for its new master’s of science degree program in Athletic Training. University officials say the new program comes at a critical time. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for athletic trainers is expected to grow by 22 percent through 2026.
Rev. Dr. Antje Jackelén, archbishop of Sweden, will discuss "Reformation and Responsibility in the World" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Augustana's Chapel of Reconciliation. The event is part of the University's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Augustana University hosted community partners on campus Thursday to celebrate the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout and to share information about the benefits of quitting tobacco use.
In an effort to help those in need this holiday season, Augustana students are collecting donations and gifts for area teens and families in need.
The Center for Western Studies and an Augustana professor were among those recently featured by C-SPAN during its visit to Sioux Falls.
WalletHub's "2018 University Rankings" lists Augustana University at No. 1 in South Dakota and No. 195 nationwide among universities who offer "top-notch education at the most reasonable prices."
The Augustana University Trombone Choir, under the direction of Jason Roseth, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 21, in Kresge Recital Hall.
The Augustana Performing and Visual Arts will present William Shakespeare's "King Lear" Nov. 15-19 in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.
A research poster by Augustana senior Skyy Pineda, a biochemistry major from Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, was recognized at the American Chemical Society (ACS) Midwest Regional Meeting, held Oct. 18-20 in Lawrence, Kansas.