Nora Johnson, a 2005 Augustana graduate and currently a graduate student in physics at Kansas State University, has been awarded a 2009 Fulbright Scholarship to study at the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics in Garching, Germany.
The public can talk about archeology with Dr. Adrien Hannus, Augustana professor and one of the stars of the new PBS series TIME TEAM AMERICA, at South Dakota Public Broadcasting's Science Café event on Tuesday, July 14.
Four Augustana students have been selected to receive sophomore honors. Sophomore Honors recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement at an early stage of their college career.
A nationwide television series set to air Wednesday features Augustana Professor Dr. Adrien Hannus at five historic U.S. archaeological sites, including travels to North Carolina, South Carolina, Illinois, Utah and South Dakota.
Dr. Reynold Nesiba, Associate Professor of Economics at Augustana, was recently featured on KELO-TV's Eye on Keloland. Dr. Nesiba discusses the realities of South Dakota's economic situation and how it can be improved.
Bernie Hunhoff of South Dakota Magazine honors Art Huseboe, who recently retired as Executive Director of the Center for Western Studies. Hunhoff says of Huseboe, "Every once in awhile we run into people who should be better-known. Art Huseboe is one of those fellows."
Don Lee '81, professor at the University of Nebraska's Department of Agronomy and Horticulture in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, is a recipient of the University's Outstanding Teaching and Instructional Creativity Award.
The exhibit at Eide/Dalrymple Gallery features work from twelve student artists and encompasses the full range of mediums taught at Augustana: sculpture, drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, graphic design and digital photography.
Augustana College, which offers a major in Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, is hosting the Midwest Conference on Deaf Education, July 19-21. The mission of the conference is to provide professional development opportunities to individuals who work with deaf and hard of hearing youth.
The Dakota Academy of Performing Arts (DAPA) and Augustana present "Honk!" at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 12, in Augustana's Edith Mortenson Theatre. Tickets are $8 online at the Washington Pavilion box office.