Research Poster by Augustana Senior Earns Regional Award

Augustana University senior Skyy Pineda

A research poster by Augustana senior Skyy Pineda, a biochemistry major from Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, was recognized at the American Chemical Society (ACS) Midwest Regional Meeting, held Oct. 18-20 in Lawrence, Kansas.

Duffy-Matzner Honored by American Chemical Society

Augustana Chemistry Professor Dr. Jetty Duffy-Matzner

Augustana's Dr. Jetty Duffy-Matzner received the 2017 E. Ann Nalley Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society (ACS). The award recognizes the volunteer efforts of individuals who have served the American Chemical Society through their local section, regional and national activities.  

Wolter Awarded Spitznagel Medal for Achievement in Art

David Wolter, Augustana class of 2004.

David Wolter '04, an award-winning story artist for DreamWorks, has been awarded the prestigious Harold Spitznagel Medal for Achievement in Art, the highest award presented by the Augustana art department. 

Condoleezza Rice to Speak at 2018 Boe Forum

The 2018 Boe Forum on Public Affairs is sold out.

Augustana University and the Center for Western Studies have announced that 66th U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will speak at the 2018 Boe Forum on Public Affairs on Tuesday, March 20. Rice, who also served as national security advisor under President George W. Bush during the 9/11 terrorist attacks, will discuss “America’s National Security and the World.”

Augustana Earns Major Grants from National Science Foundation for Physics Research

The Augustana University Physics Department is the recipient of three major grants from the National Science Foundation. The grants, totaling $294,000, will provide opportunities for AU undergraduates to engage in cutting edge physics research on campus, and at labs around the world, over the next several summers. 

U.S. News Gives Augustana Top Rankings


U.S. News ranked Augustana No. 3 among the "Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest," gave the University high marks for its commitment to teaching undergraduates, and praised AU for its value in the report's "Great Schools, Great Prices" analysis.

Meet the Viking Days Royal Court

The countdown to Viking Days has officially begun. Meet the members of the 2017 Viking Days Royal Court and make plans to attend Coronation on Monday, Oct. 9, to see the crowning of the king and queen.