Greg Mortenson, co-founder of the Central Asia Institute and founder of Pennies for Peace, has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in a bipartisan, bicameral effort led by members of Congress.
Augustana College is offering a series of Continuing Education Workshops this spring. These workshops are scheduled from February through April, 2009. Many of the classes are held on weekends and class size is limited.
Augustana College Theatre is excited to announce the arrival of two guest artists from St. Petersburg, Russia – Natalia Lapina and Andrey Khvostov. Lapina is on campus to direct the premiere of Ivan Fuller’s new play Eating into the Fabric.
Dan Day, a senior from Vermillion, S.D., majoring in computer science and biology, has been selected to represent all the Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network (BRIN) undergraduate fellows at the Poster Day in Pierre, S.D., on February 17.
For the last six years, Augustana student Kendra Gottsleben has been getting enzyme treatments at Sanford Children's once a week. She's been given so much by the nurses and staff there, and now she says she's finally able to give back.
Augustana President Rob Oliver and Athletic Director Bill Gross today announced plans to build a new tennis complex on campus that will serve the College and the community.
A photograph exhibit showing the landscape changes in Norway in the 19th and 20th centuries is on display at Augustana College. The exhibit, located in the Morrison Commons Siverson Lounge, is free and open to the public.
Questioning certain decisions made by the board led Jennifer Zettl ('93) to apply for an open position in 2007. That same spirit of questioning everything is one of the reasons Zettl was elected board president earlier this month.
Changing the name of its athletic fund-raising organization is the latest development in Augustana’s renewed institutional commitment to NCAA Division II.
“From I Have a Dream to Yes we Can” is the theme of a weekend celebration at Augustana honoring the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. and the presidential inauguration of Barack Obama.