Dr. Julia Bennett, associate professor of theatre, is an actor, director and 'dreamer.' Bennett is leaving Augustana after 21 years, but is also leaving a legacy as a wonderful talent and influential teacher.
After leading for the majority of the tournament, the Augustana women's golf team has won the NCAA Super Region 3 Championship in Lake City, MN. Three Vikings finished in the top 10 individually.
Mary Moline, office coordinator for the Nursing Department, is the recipient of the 2010 “Augie Pride” Award, an annual award recognizing exceptional service by an Augustana employee.
Zachary Ludens received the $250 Augustana Library Associates Research Award, given in recognition of outstanding achievement in research methodology and writing.
Dr. Michael Wanous, associate professor of biology and faculty member at Augustana College since 1997, has been appointed Associate Academic Dean. He is currently serving as chair of the Natural Science Division.
While speaking at the Augustana Thought Leader Forum on Friday, April 23, Laurel Prieb '77 received the Augustana Alumni Achievement Award. Prieb is the Vice President of Western Operations for Major League Baseball.
Joel Thompson, a business administration and government/international affairs major, has been elected president of the Augustana Student Association (ASA) for the 2010-2011 academic year.
Dan Schoen, junior history and philosophy major from Maple Grove, MN, is the recipient of the Augustana Covenant Award for Excellence, one of the College's five core values.
Dr. Olivia Lima, assistant professor of Psychology, was recently featured on KELO-TV for her research study that focuses on preschoolers' word learning in a school setting.
Seniors Jamie Horter and Karin Costin have been involved in the planning for the Plain Green Conference and Marketplace to be held April 28-29 at the Washington Pavilion in downtown Sioux Falls.