Andrea Krogstad Chosen to Attend Student Congress

Andrea Krogstad, a junior from Baltic, SD, has been chosen to represent South Dakota at the second annual Student Congress June 20-27 in Lexington, KY, on the campuses of Transylvania and the University of Kentucky.

Alumna to Perform at Autism Event

Amy Ostrem Dresch, Augustana class of 1991, will perform at the second annual Arms Around Autism on Saturday, April 25, at the Children’s Care Hospital & School facility at 2501 W. 26th Street in Sioux Falls.

Augustana Senior Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Augustana senior Dan Day (Vermillion, SD) has won a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Day will study life sciences and computational biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Keynote Speaker to Address DNA, Genome Research

Alan E. Guttmacher, MD, the acting director of the National Human Genome Research Institute at the National Institutes of Health, is the keynote speaker at the Augustana Symposium.

Omaha World Herald: 2003 Alumna Debuts New Musical

Amanda Miller, class of 2003, is the playwright behind a new musical in Omaha.  A project Miller started back in 2004, "Fat Girlfriend, the Musical" opened Thursday, April 16 at the Shelterbelt Theatre.

New Faculty Excellence Endowment Established

The Carole Bland Cultivating Faculty Excellence Endowment has been created at Augustana to honor the life and work of Carole Bland, longtime Board of Trustee member, alumna and great friend of the College.

Augustana's Symposium on Philosophical Naturalism

Dr. Charles Taliaferro of St. Olaf College is a Christian philosopher of religion who has been a Visiting Scholar at Oxford, Princeton, Columbia, and New York University. He will be the keynote today Augustana's Philosophy Club will host a Symposium on Philosophical Naturalism.