Augustana Celebrates Alumni in the Arts

PVA Hall of Fame Inductees

Five former student artists who excelled in their chosen artistic field were the first inductees in the Augustana Arts Hall of Fame. The honors were presented during Viking Days 2016.

VanEssen, Romano Crowned Viking Days King and Queen

Augustana University's Viking Days King and Queen Mason VanEssen and Katie Romano.

Mason VanEssen (Tracy, Minnesota) and Katie Romano (Canon City, Colorado) were crowned Viking Days 2016 King and Queen at Coronation on Monday, Oct. 10. Viking Days continues throughout the week.

In the News: 'Entrepreneurial Mindset In Demand'

Read the Sioux Falls Business Journal feature on the entrepreneurial mindset, featuring interviews with Augustana's Shelly Gardner, assistant professor of business administration, and Dr. Pam Homan, executive director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. 

Bipolar Faith: A Public Lecture by Rev. Dr. Monica Coleman

Dr. Monica Coleman

The Rev. Dr. Monica Coleman will give a public lecture on the topic of her new book, "Bipolar Faith: A Black Woman's Journey with Depression and Faith" at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, in the 3-in-1 room of Morrison Commons. This lecture is sponsored by Augustana's Department of Religion, Philosophy and Classics and the Thomas Staley Foundation.

Chelsea Clinton to Speak at Augustana University

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton, will speak at Augustana University on Wednesday, Oct. 5, in the Froiland Science Complex. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with the event beginning at 5:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. 

Mathematics on the Northern Plains Undergraduate Conference

The Froiland Science Complex at Augustana University

Augustana is hosting the 18th annual Mathematics on the Northern Plains Undergraduate Conference on Saturday, April 8. At this conference, undergraduates have an opportunity to present results of their mathematical research or projects, in the form of 20-minute talks or with posters. Activities include student presentations, an invited talk, lunch, a Math Jeopardy, and a discussion about Opportunities in Mathematics.

Gallery Exhibit: 'School Yard Bets' by Kat Burdine '08

Kat Burdine's work will be on display in Augustana's Eide/Dalrymple Gallery Oct. 13-Nov. 12, 2016.

Alumna artist Kat Burdine '08 returned to Augustana University’s Eide/Dalrymple Gallery with “School Yard Bets," an exhibition of contemporary prints and installation that opened Thursday, Oct. 13, and can be viewed through Saturday, Nov. 12. A homecoming gallery reception was Friday, Oct. 14.

Hundreds Attend Froiland Science Complex Dedication

Augustana University dedicates the new Froiland Science Complex.

Nearly 500 alumni, friends and members of the campus community — including retired faculty members — turned out on Friday, Sept. 23, for the official dedication of the Froiland Science Complex. The event was held nearly 50 years to the day of the dedication of Augustana's former science facility, the Gilbert Science Center.

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