2012-2013 International Student Excursions
Week-end in the Black Hills, Mt. Rushmore, Badlands National Park, and Crazy Horse Mountain.
Get to know your fellow international students on our first and most popular excursion for the year! Along the way, you will enjoy amazing scenery and landscapes, learn about Native American history, and see South Dakota’s most famous monument: Mount Rushmore. With luck, you may see buffalo, mountain goats or the wild and elusive jackalope.
Day trip to Minneapolis/Mall of America.
Minneapolis, Minnesota is America’s 16th largest metropolitan area and a favorite weekend vacation destination for Augustana students. Explore the city (mostly connected by Skyway) and shop at the Mall of America - the largest shopping mall in the United States, complete with an aquarium, theme park, 14 movie screens and more than 400 stores.
Nobel Peace Prize Forum at Augsburg College and University of Minnesota
Omaha, Nebraska: The Henry Doorly Zoo and Old Market
Located three hours south of Sioux Falls, Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo is one of the best in the U.S. After the zoo, we will explore the Old Market area of downtown Omaha with many diverse restaurants, shops, parks, and entertainment choices.