From Augustana to Hollywood and 'The Price is Right'

Augustana senior, alumna reflect on working for popular TV game show "The Price is Right"

Senior Taylor Wallace spent January as an intern for the popular TV game show, “The Price is Right.” She landed the position after Lauren (Olsen) Siefer ’05, an Augustana alumna who works for the show, reached out to the University’s Student Success Center for help in recruiting an Augie student to fill the internship. We caught up with Wallace, a business communication and international studies major from Centennial, Colorado, and Siefer, who serves as director of fulfillment for “The Price is Right,” to learn more about their experiences in Hollywood and what it’s like to hear those three magical words: “Come on down!”

In the News: Students, Alumni Surprise Retiring Band Director

Retiring Augustana Band Director Dr. Bruce Ammann.

Nearly three dozen Augustana alumni surprised retiring Augustana Band Director Dr. Bruce Ammann at his farewell concert Thursday night at the Washington Pavilion. Read more and see photos and video in this Argus Leader feature. 

Startup Expert Paul Singh to Speak at Augustana

Paul Singh

Join Augustana business students to hear business entrepreneur and startup expert Paul Singh from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, in Madsen Center's room 201. Singh will give a talk about entrepreneurship with time at the end for a Q&A. Sponsored by Steve and Marilyn Lawrence.

The Augustana Senior Art Show

Student Artwork

Graduating art students at Augustana University will present their senior show April 28 through May 20 at the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. On exhibit will be a wide variety of works including ceramics, sculpture, printmaking, painting, drawing, digital photography and graphic design.

Students, Faculty Reflect on J-Term Course in Guatemala and Belize

In January, 12 students joined Dr. Craig Spencer, professor of biology, and Dr. Dave O’Hara, associate professor of philosophy, for a one-month immersion experience in a real-time living laboratory located nearly 3,000 miles from campus. This is their story.

Symposium Showcases Student Research

Students present undergraduate research at Augustana University

More than 70 students representing each of Augustana's academic divisions presented their undergraduate research findings on Saturday at the 2017 Arthur Olsen Student Research Symposium.