Students to Present Senior Thesis Research

Two Augustana students will present their senior thesis research at the regional meeting of the American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature.

Great Professors, Great Achievements

Ranging from publications to rock band competitions, a recent listing of accomplishments by Augustana professors and administrators.

Delving into the Physical Mysteries of the Violin

A seminar entitled “Raiders of the ‘Lost Secret’” begins at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, with Joseph Nagyvary (from Texas A&M) discussing the Modern Science and the Holy Grail of the Stradivarius violin. Prior to the seminar, at 6:30 p.m., violinist Christian Zamora will play in the GSC Pendulum Lounge.

Presentation features human adaptations to climate change

The illustrated lecture at the Third Sunday Archeology Presentation on March 15 is titled “From Clovis to Folsom: Paleoindian Adaptations to the Younger Dryas” and begins at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in the Gilbert Science Center auditorium.

Dr. Bruce Ammann Elected to ABA Board of Directors

Dr. Bruce Ammann, Director of Bands and Professor of Music at Augustana College, was elected to the Board of Directors of The American Bandmasters Association (ABA) at the organization’s annual convention March 3-7 in College Station, Texas.

Former Trustee Dick Niebuhr Dies at Age 64

Dick Niebuhr, 64, former member of the Augustana Board of Trustees, died Saturday, March 7, in Aberdeen, S.D. The funeral will be Saturday, March 14 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church.

Lighting the Way -- Autism Spectrum Disorders in our Community

Today, one out of one-hundred-fifty individuals is diagnosed with autism. On June 11-12, two nationally recognized speakers will present best practices in education, medical and adolescent/adult issues on Augustana's campus.