Christiansen, Hofer Recipients of Behrens Scholarship Awards

Augustana nursing majors Whitney Hofer and Rachel Christiansen have been named winners of 2008 Dr. Jeff Behrens Scholarship Awards.  The awards honor the memory of Dr. Jeff Behrens, who was a driving force behind the orthopedic excellence of Sanford Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Alumnus Receives NIH Post-Graduate Fellowship

Ryan Mello, class of 2006, has been awarded a pre-doctoral fellowship by the National Institutes of Health through the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award program.

Augustana Ranked Third Among Midwest Schools

Argus Leader: Four South Dakota and two northwest Iowa higher education institutions ranked in the top 47 of Midwest baccalaureate colleges in U.S. News and World Report annual college rankings recently, with Augustana receiving the highest ranking.

Athletic Training Education Program Reaccredited

Augustana's Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) has received re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) through the 2010-2011 school year.