Augustana is excited to announce that the university will offer a semester-long study abroad program in Central America with a physical campus in Costa Rica.
Augustana University and the Butterfly House & Aquarium (BHA) in Sioux Falls have a deep connection based on research and community engagement.
Experiential Learning at its Best: Internship Allows AU Chemistry Major to ‘feel like an actual scientist’
Augustana student Noah Hovorka ‘22, of Harrisburg, South Dakota, is majoring in chemistry (ACS) and will earn a minor in biology. This summer, Hovorka is interning at OmegaQuant in Sioux Falls.
More than one year after Kaatje Weiland ‘19 was sent home early from the Disney College Program due to COVID-19, she is back in Orlando, Florida, living out her dream of being a Disney World cast member.
Gilman Scholarship Program Provides Six Augustana Students Opportunity to Study Away in Academic Year 2021-22
During Academic Year 2021-22, six out of seven AU students who applied for the program were awarded a scholarship — more than double the national success rate.
Experiential Learning at its Best: Augustana Communication Studies and Marketing Major Returns to Her Roots as Intern for 4-H Program
Augustana student Anna Rose ‘22, of Alpha, Minnesota, is a communication studies/business and marketing double major at Augustana with a minor in entrepreneurship. She is interning with University of Minnesota Extension Services, Youth Development in Rock County, Minnesota.
Augustana President Stephanie Herseth Sandlin is joining a group of academic leaders, distinguished advisors and seasoned scholars, serving as a judge for the Call for Code University Challenge. Dr. David O’Hara, professor of environmental studies and director of sustainability, joins six other world-class environmentalists, organization executives and industry pioneers on the 2021 “Expert” judging panel.
Augustana's most recent faculty retirees made an impact on the hearts and minds of our students and all those blessed to be part of the campus community.
Augustana student Rebekah Fyfe ‘22 is a triple major in government & international affairs, data science and Spanish. The Pella, Iowa, native is working as an intern for a research program sponsored by Fulbright Canada and Mitacs-Globalink — a research organization that was founded in Canada in 1999.
Experiential Learning at its Best: AU Accounting and Finance Major Testing ‘Internal Controls’ at First PREMIER
Augustana student Kalle Bushfield ‘23 is double majoring in accounting and finance. She is interning at First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard in Sioux Falls this summer.