At its core, Augustana's Martin Luther King Challenge is a day of service. But according to AU organizers, it's also much more. The event, held on Saturday, Jan. 14, challenged students to view their service project as a challenge to be solved. This year the challenge was to provide foot care and shoes to people in need, in collaboration with Samaritan's Feet International and the Banquet. KELO-TV covered the story.
Augustana will host the eighth annual South Dakota FIRST LEGO League Championship from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Elmen Center. Teams from across South Dakota will compete at the event dubbed “a sport for the mind.”
The Dean's List recognizes full-time students who have a minimum of 12 credit hours with grade-point averages at 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).
U.S. News has ranked Augustana among the top 77 colleges and universities nationwide – and the best in South Dakota – for its online master's degree program in education.
The Augustana Natural Science Division would like to invite students to apply for the The South Dakota Space Grant Consortium (SDSGC) fellowship/scholarship stipend program.
For the second year in a row, students and faculty from Augustana's English and Journalism Department and the Writing Center have selected their own WOTY selections: lit and woke. Dr. Daniel Gerling, assistant professor of English and director of the Augustana Writing Center shared their findings.
An AU Viking is a "College Jeopardy!" semifinalist, the Viking men win a national championship, the Froiland Science Complex is dedicated and the Augie Choir sings with Barry Manilow. What a year! As 2016 comes to a close, we look back at the top stories from Augustana University over the last year.