Seniors Jamie Horter and Karin Costin have been involved in the planning for the Plain Green Conference and Marketplace to be held April 28-29 at the Washington Pavilion in downtown Sioux Falls.
Augustana students Jared Soundy and Marissa Kern won outstanding undergraduate poster citations at the South Dakota Academy of Science meeting April 10 in Spearfish, SD.
Dr. Joel Johnson, associate professor of Government and International Affairs, will serve as a Fulbright Senior Lecturer/Researcher at the University of Marburg in Hesse, Germany.
Augustana will be offering a Master of Arts in Sports Administration and Leadership, pending approval of the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The six students were selected for the 2010-2011 academic year based on scholarship, campus and community service, and how well they fit the description of the donors as someone “equipped for life.”
Lionel Bordeaux, president of Sinte Gleska University and major supporter of American Indian issues, will be honored Tuesday, April 20, during a reception at the Center for Western Studies.
On Friday, April 23, Webster, SD, native and Augustana graduate Laurel Prieb headlines the final segment of this spring's Augustana Thought Leader Forum. Prieb is in his fifth year as Vice-President of Western Operations for MLB.
The Chapel of Reconciliation Student Congregation leadership team has been named for 2010-2011. Each spring, students are invited to apply for positions that coordinate the work of the student congregation.
Augustana has announced Kelly Sprecher as the College’s new director of communications and media relations. Sprecher replaces retiring Bruce Conley, director of news information since 1990.
Today, one in 88 individuals is diagnosed with autism and it occurs in all racial, ethnic, and social groups. The Lighting the Way conference includes 35 breakout sessions covering education, medical, and adolescent and adult topics.