Arts Scholarship Auditions for Today, Feb. 21

Today's auditions for music, theatre and visual art scholarships will still be held as scheduled. However, if students are unable to safely travel to Augustana, we ask that you call 605.274.5451 to reschedule your visit. There are two more audition days: Saturday, Feb. 26 and Saturday, March 5.

Celebrating Augustana Presidents on President's Day

In honor of the Sesquicentennial and in celebration of President's Day, Augustana honors the College's 23 presidents who have guided the institution through 15 decades of history, including wars, economic depressions, the civil rights movement, and major advancements in technology.

Rapid City Senior Awarded Scholarship for Study Abroad

Senior Danielle (Dani) Doran, a government, French and English major from Rapid City, S.D., has been awarded a scholarship for summer study in France by Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society. She will spend eight weeks at the American University of Paris.

Following Mubarak Resignation, Students to Discuss Egyptian Tour

Following today's historic announcement that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has resigned, student members of the Augustana Band are set to share experiences from their recent Egyptian Tour. The discussion is free and open to the public and begins at 3 p.m. today in Kresge.

Exhibition Features Internationally Acclaimed Printmaker

“Juxtapositions: Prints by Michael Goro,” features Chicago-based, internationally-known printmaker Michael Goro. A reception at Augustana’s Eide/Dalrymple Gallery is set for 5-7 p.m. on Friday and will include a gallery talk by the artist. The reception and the exhibit are free and open to the public.

'A Streetcar Named Desire' to Arrive at Augustana Feb. 24

Tennessee Williams’ award-winning play deals with the culture clash between a fading relic of the Old South and a rising member of the industrial working class. The play runs Feb. 24-26 and March 3-5 at the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.

'Heritage and Hope' Series to Pair Emeriti, Junior Faculty

A first-of-its-kind program, the series will feature reflections on interviews with iconic figures of Augustana's past, including Dr. Art Olsen, Bob Aldern, Dr. Lyn Oyos and Dr. Harry Krueger, conducted by today's faculty.

Augustana to Go Red for Heart Health Awareness

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.