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Textbook Rental Program Coming to Augustana Bookstore

Beginning in June, the Augustana College Bookstore will offer a new, multi-channel textbook rental program that will allow students to rent select textbooks for less than 50 percent of the cost of purchasing a new printed textbook.

Theatre Season Concludes with 'The Winter's Tale'

The Augustana Theatre and Music Departments will present "The Winter’s Tale,"  Shakespeare’s classic tale of jealousy, love, loss and reconciliation, May 4-8 at the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre. The play is directed by Jayna Fitzsimmons.

Autism Conference to Feature Author, Advocate Eustacia Cutler

Eustacia Cutler, award-winning author and mother of animal behavioral scientist and autism advocate Temple Grandin, will speak at “Lighting the Way,” an annual, two-day conference on autism spectrum disorders. The conference will be held at Gilbert Science Center June 9-10.

Six Students Named Christopherson Scholars

Six Augustana students who exemplify scholarship and campus/community service have been awarded Fred C. and J. Marie Christopherson Scholarships for the 2011-2012 academic year.

In The News: 'Augustana Celebrates 150 Years'

On Saturday, alumni, students, faculty and staff and community members honored 15 decades of history at The Spark, the gala event to celebrate Augustana at 150. The event featured historic photo galleries, an awards ceremony, the premiere of 'Skol! Augustana at 150,' a documentary film, live music and dancing.

Five Honored With Spirit of Augustana Awards

Before a crowd of more than 1,200 people, Augustana College honored five area individuals for their efforts to advance humanitarianism, ministry, innovation, leadership and creativity last night at The Spark, the gala event to celebrate the College’s 150th anniversary.

Augustana PRSSA Honored for Social Media Campaign

The Augustana Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) took home a Student Classics Award at the annual Minnesota Public Relations Society of America (MPRSA) Classics Awards Ceremony. The win came in the New Media/Technology category for the group's social media campaign.

Editorial: 'Augie is Key Part of City'

In an editorial, the Argus Leader, the state's largest newspaper, calls Augustana a "dominant part of Sioux Falls' makeup" and calls the College's reputation "integral to the city's high quality of living and ... one of Sioux Falls' key selling points."

Greenfest to Feature Panel Discussion on Environmentalism

Greenfest, an event organized by Augie Green, will feature lawn games on the Campus Green, bike rides, an environmentally-friendly meal in Morrison Commons and a panel discussion on "How Then Shall We Live: A Well-Rounded Approach to Environmental Living."

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