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Augustana Earns Grant for Classics Outreach

Augustana University students hosted a Classics Outreach event for area high schools.

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. 

Faculty, Staff Celebrate Graduating Golfer Ahead of Commencement

Graduating senior Jordan Bormann, a biology major from Parkston, South Dakota, will miss Commencement on Saturday because she'll be competing in the NCAA DII National Golf Championship in Findley, Ohio. So, AU officials and faculty and staff from the biology department organized a mini commencement for her on Monday. See photos. 

Senior Named 'Outstanding Student' for Work in Nuclear, Radiochemistry Program

Emily Kaufman

Senior Emily Kaufman received the "Outstanding Student" award from the Brookhaven National Laboratory for her work during a six-week Summer School in Nuclear and Radiochemistry Program. The award was presented last month at the annual meeting for the National American Chemical Society, held in San Francisco, California. We caught up with Kaufman to learn more about her experiences and her plans for the future.

Romano Named Commencement Senior Speaker

Katie Romano will serve as the senior speaker for Augustana's 2017 Commencement

Augustana senior Katie Romano, a biology major from Cañon City, Colorado, will serve as the senior speaker for the 2017 commencement exercises, set for Saturday, May 20, at the Sioux Falls Arena.

Olivers, Frederick Named 2017 Augie Pride Award Recipients

2017 Augie Pride Recipients

President Rob Oliver, First Lady Angie Oliver and Management Information Systems Director Deb Frederick received Augie Pride Awards at the Augustana Service Awards Presentation and Celebration on Wednesday, April 26.

Interfaith Reflection Room Opens on Campus

Campus Pastor Rev. Ann Elizabeth Rosendale

Augustana hosted an open house for the campus community on Wednesday to celebrate the opening of the University’s new Interfaith Reflection Room, located inside Morrison Commons.

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