In its infancy, the Augustana Band stayed close to home. Today, with a rich tradition of excellence firmly established, the band is preparing for its fourth international tour, exploring the Nile Valley of Egypt.
Augustana finished the 2009-10 year ranked No. 11 in the final standings of the NCAA Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup and had the second highest Academic Success Rate of the top 15 institutions in the final standings.
Senior Bethany Jochim, a physics major, has been named a Rossing Physics Scholar for 2010-2011. Jochim will receive a $10,000 scholarship from the Thomas D. Rossing Fund for Physics Education Endowment.
Augustana’s athletic and academic achievements for the 2009 academic year will be reviewed on ESPN FM 99.1 The Sports Buffet program Wednesday, June 23.
Augustana student-athletes are succeeding in the classroom and on the field. Augustana is among the best in NCAA Division II when it comes to excelling in both areas.
The NSIC board voted today to continue the process to consider expansion by making site visits to Minot State University and the University of Sioux Falls this fall.
Tickets are on sale for the second annual Ladies’ Day at Augustana College, featuring “An Evening with Garrison Keillor." The event on Sunday, October 17, begins at 3:00 p.m.
Dr. Ann Pederson and Dr. Harry Thompson are recipients of the Carole Bland Cultivating Faculty Excellence Award for 2010-11, an award focused on cultivating excellence in teaching.
The Augustana College community is mourning the loss of our friend and colleague, Dr. Pamela Jolicoeur, president of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn. Pam passed away unexpectedly on June 9, 2010.
Dr. Joyce Nelson, professor emeritus of nursing, is among prominent graduates of five area Lutheran colleges to be recognized with the Going Viking Award by Norway House.