The artwork of Gary Steinley and the poetry of David Allan Evans, South Dakota’s Poet Laureate, are displayed at the Center for Western Studies (CWS) in an exhibit entitled Images of Place: Paintings and Poems.
The Augustana Thought Leader Forum "Violence in the Name of Religion" will be hitting the road this fall, heading to the Twin Cities. The evening of conversation will feature Dr. Murray Haar, Professor of Religion, addressing "The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict."
Another large first-year class and a high freshman-sophomore retention rate contributed to an enrollment increase at Augustana College.The total headcount for fall 2009 is 1,795 compared to 1,754 students a year ago.
Bob Preloger, Augustana Vice President for Marketing & Communications, was recently interviewed by The Wall Street Journal concerning the College's value proposition and the campaign to share this information with the general public.
As of September 15th, Augustana's radio station, KAUR (89.1 FM), will be broadcasting Minnesota Public Radio news and information. The College will continue to own the station while MPR will provide day-to-day programming, operations and maintenance.
Augustana College is hosting a healthcare and spirituality discussion on Friday, September 11, at noon in the Morrison Commons 3-in-1 room. The discussion, organized by Dr. Ann Pederson, Professor of Religion at Augustana, is open to the public.
For the first time in 51 years, the Augustana football team (1-0) will play a home game on campus when the Vikings entertain the Emporia State Hornets (1-0) in the grand opening of Kirkeby-Over Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
Cyprian Consiglio, a Camaldolese monk, musician, and teacher, is bringing a “Universal Call to Contemplation” message to Augustana College September 13-17. “Compassionate and Wise” is the overall theme for Consiglio’s visit.
Can't make the inaugural game at Kirkeby-Over Stadium on Saturday? Tune in to Midcontinent Communications to catch all the action, from kick-off to the final down. Check the Midcontinent site for channel information.