To support heart health awareness and in recognition of American Heart Month, Augustana is proclaiming Friday, Feb. 4, as Wear Red Day. Throughout February, the College will promote heart health and educate faculty, staff and students about cardiovascular diseases.
The final group of Augustana Band members and Band leadership, known as the "Cleopatra" group, has arrived in Minneapolis. The group will fly to Sioux Falls on Delta Flight No. 9857, scheduled to arrive at 4:25 p.m. A bus will transport students from Sioux Falls Regional Airport to campus.
The final group of Augustana Band members and Band leadership arrived in Sioux Falls Tuesday afternoon after spending more than 20 days in Egypt. President Oliver offers his reflections and thanks.
Early this morning, Augustana officials confirmed that student members of the Augustana Band and other members of the group’s Egyptian Tour, known as the “Cleopatra” group are at Cairo International Airport, awaiting takeoff on Delta’s KLM Flight No. 554, which was scheduled to depart at 12:30 p.m. today (4:30 a.m. CST).
All members of the Augustana Band's Egyptian tour have left Egypt. Students and other members of the group’s Egyptian Tour, known as the “Cleopatra,” group are now en route to Amsterdam, where they are scheduled to arrive at 10:25 a.m. CST.
Updates regarding student members of the Augustana Band and other travelers returning to the U.S. from Cairo, Egypt.
Due to weather conditions, the start of spring semester classes will be delayed by one day. College classes were to start on Wednesday, Feb. 2, but will now start on Thursday, Feb. 3.
7:15 p.m. MONDAY UPDATE: Augustana Students Boarding Plane in Minneapolis; Set to Arrive in FSD 8:56 p.m.
Delta Airlines officials just confirmed that Augustana students and Band Tour travelers are boarding Delta Flight No. 9857. They are scheduled to arrive in Sioux Falls at 8:56 p.m.
10:25 p.m. MONDAY UPDATE: First Groups of Students Arrive in Sioux Falls; Final Group to Return Feb. 1
Students from the Augustana Band and other Band Tour travelers arrived in Sioux Falls tonight after spending 22 days in Egypt. The final group of students, known as the "Cleopatra" group, is scheduled to arrive in Sioux Falls at 4:25 p.m. tomorrow (Feb. 1).
5:45 A.M. SUNDAY UPDATE: Augustana Students at Cairo Airport; "Cleopatra" Group Likely to Depart on Monday
Student members of the Augustana Band and other members of the group’s Egyptian Tour, known as the “King Tut” and “Sphinx” groups are at Cairo International Airport, awaiting takeoff on Delta Flight No. 9428 (KLM 554), scheduled to depart at 2:25 p.m. today (6:25 a.m. CST).