Campus Community Gathers for Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

The Augustana community celebrated the start of the holiday season at the annual "Lighting of the Augustana Christmas Tree" on Tuesday, Nov. 27.

The event included crafts, photos with Ole, and holiday drinks and treats. The tree lighting ceremony was held outside the Commons and included Christmas carols led by members of The Augustana Choir. View photos from the event.

The event was hosted by SKOL (Students Keeping Ole's Legacy) and the Augustana Advancement Ambassadors.

Learn more about upcoming Christmas events at Augustana.

Lighting the Augustana Christmas tree