Augustana American Sign Language Interpreting Program Earns National Award

Student practice sign language

Augustana University’s Interpreter Education Program (IEP) has received the SVRS® Excellence and Innovation in Interpreter Education Award for the 2015-2016 academic school year. The honor is awarded by Sorenson Communications, LLC, the company that revolutionized Video Relay Service (VRS) communication for Deaf people and will be presented at the upcoming Conference of Interpreter Training, set for Oct. 26-28 in Lexington, Kentucky.

Augustana Senior Earns National FFA Award

Augustana University senior Liz Renner has received a national award by the FFA.

Augustana senior Liz Renner, a biology and Spanish double major from Crooks, South Dakota, was named the 2016 American Star in Agriscience last week at the 89th National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis, Indiana. Renner is one of only four students nationwide to receive an American Star award, the FFA's most prestigious honor in recognition of students who demonstrate outstanding agricultural skills and competencies.

Saturdays at CWS: Digital Preservation and You

Preserving your digital memories

The Center for Western Studies will present a workshop called "Digital Preservation and You" at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, in the CWS. Learn how to protect your family's digital heritage by attending this talk and demonstration sponsored by the CWS.

Watch AU Men's Basketball Take on Duke

Join Augustana fans for a watch party and cheer on the men's basketball team as it opens its season at Duke, currently ranked No. 1 in the nation.

ACTS Presents 'How Are You?'

Augustana Collaborative Theatrical Society Presents "How Are You?"

The Augustana Collaborative Theatrical Society (ACTS) will present its fall 2016 show, "How Are You?," Oct. 16 -19 in the Mary Harum Hart Acting Studio at the Edith Mortenson Center. Admission is free.

Augustana Honors Four Alumni Over Viking Days 2016

2016 Augustana Alumni Achievement Award Recipients

Four Augustana alumni were honored during Viking Days 2016 for outstanding contributions to their fields of endeavor and for exemplifying the University’s values of Christian faith, excellence, the liberal arts, community and service.

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.