Andrews Named 2014-15 Faculty Recognition Award Recipient

Dr. Rick Andrews, 2014-15 ASA Faculty Recognition Award Recipient

Acclaimed pianist Dr. Rick Andrews, professor of music, is the recipient of the 2014-2015 Augustana Student Association Faculty Recognition Award. The award recognizes outstanding teaching and contributions to the Augustana Community by a faculty member.

Senior Uses Letters from WWI for Theses

Carolyn Johnson

"Let me Google that" is not a phrase Senior Carolyn Johnson from Goodhue, Minnesota, was able to use while working on her senior and honors theses. Her research has yet to hit the Internet but can be found in the form of letters written during World War I at the Center for Western Studies.

Augustana Raising Funds for Nepal Earthquake Victims

Following the recent earthquakes in Nepal, Augustana's Chapel of Reconciliation, students and staff are raising funds to help support victims of the disaster. All funds raised will be given to Lutheran Disaster Response. 

Senior Finds His Field of Dreams

Ryan Turnquist, a business communication and sport management major from Minnesota, will intern at the Baseball Hall of Fame this summer. 

Two Seniors Present at Regional History Honor Society Conference

Seniors Lauren Evans from Freeport, Illinois, and Carolyn Johnson from Goodhue, Minnesota, presented their senior theses at the Phi Alpha Theta conference at the University of South Dakota this week. Both presentations were well received and Johnson was awarded the Phi Alpha Theta Award for best paper related to women's history.