Skip to main content

News Center

Search News Directional Arrow Directional arrow

Augustana continues in top-tier college rankings

Augustana College continues to be among national top-tier liberal arts colleges as ranked by U.S. News.

edge interns

An entrepreneurial spin on summer internships

When students found their summer internships canceled by the pandemic, the EDGE Center found a way.

Augustana group to participate in Welcoming Week

Augustana students, faculty and alumni will participate in Welcoming Week 2020 on Sept. 15 , a national celebration of communities that promote cross-cultural understanding.

HEED award video

College wins national diversity award for second year

For the second year in a row, Augustana College has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award.

video with monica smith and steve bahls

Now is the time: Presidential Racial Justice and Equity Fund

Students are encouraged to submit their proposals for grants from the new Presidential Racial Justice and Equity Fund.

Telehealth gives students 24/7 access to care

Students now have free 24/7 access to medical and mental health visits through a telehealth program called Students.Care.

Campus to celebrate clinic opening Sept. 1

Students who saw a need for a health clinic on campus will see their vision realized when the clinic opens next week.

Class notes

Hope

A cool summer course gave them 'something to look forward to'

Augustana invited members of the Class of 2024 to take a free virtual summer class as a way to meet new friends and professors before arriving on campus.

'For Peter Pan on Her 70th Birthday' virtual reading Aug. 21

The Mississippi Bend Players will present a virtual reading of Sarah Ruhl's play, "For Peter Pan on Her 70th Birthday" at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 21.

Lindberg Center July 2020

Lindberg Center construction on schedule

The "tip up" of precast concrete walls was underway this week at the site of the new Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance.

McKenna Burns

Burns ’17 helps future biologists focus on biology

Having dealt with imposter syndrome herself, McKenna Burns '17 is on a mission to help others gain the computer skills needed to be successful biologists.

 

Augustana welcomes Rev. Melinda Pupillo as chaplain

The Rev. Melinda Pupillo, currently pastor at Holden Village retreat center in Washington State, will join Augustana as college chaplain.

Megan Bildner

Augustana gets $1.1M grant for future teachers

Augustana College has received a $1.1 million grant to enhance the learning experience for STEM teachers in high-need districts.

Augustana College Vikings

Fall sports postponed due to pandemic

Augustana's athletic conference will postpone fall sports, but will explore the feasibility of some spring competition.

If you have news, send it to sharenews@augustana.edu! We love hearing about the achievements of our alumni, students and faculty.