This spring, thanks to a grant designed to "strengthen existing bridges and build new ones," Augustana's classics department, Classics Club and members of the new chapter of Eta Sigma Phi (classics honor society) hosted more than 30 students from Lincoln High School and O'Gorman High School for a classics outreach event.
Augustana University has secured its third straight NSIC All-Sports Award the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
Inauguration at Augustana
Events celebrating the inauguration of Stephanie Herseth Sandlin as Augustana's 24th president were held September 10-16.
Designed to illustrate the University's core values, inaugural events included a faculty symposium, a service project, worship services, a student research and creativity symposium, gatherings for alumni and community partners, a campus community celebration, the investiture ceremony, and more.
Hundreds gathered on campus and many more took to social media on Friday to celebrate retiring President Rob Oliver and First Lady Angie Oliver on a day proclaimed as #OliverDay.