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Augustana ranks among the nation's best colleges

Augustana College has once again been named a nationwide top 100 liberal arts college and improved its placement in the U.S. News & World Report 2020 rankings by three spots.

Class Notes

The latest alumni news and photos.

Hanson Hall classroom

College opens expansion to Hanson Hall of Science

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on the first day of classes Sept. 2 for the $8.5 million, 22,000-square-foot expansion to the Robert A. and Patricia K. Hanson Hall of Science.

David Henry Hwang

Honored playwright David Henry Hwang to lecture

Tony-winning playwright David Henry Hwang will give a public lecture at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at Augustana College.

Teaching Museum of Art to host tapestry show

Small Tapestry International 6: Beyond the Edge will be at the Augustana Teaching Museum of Art from Sept. 6-Oct. 12.

Yvette Furaha, Charlene Nzigire and Grace Fitzpatrick

Vikinternships in the Quad Cities

Part 3 of a series about Augustana student summer internships: Matt, Genesis and Grace have an immediate impact on daily life in the Quad Cities.

Quad City Bass Fest tuning up for Sept. 14

Augustana College will host the first Quad City Bass Fest, a day-long workshop for bassists at all levels and all ages and a public recital.

Caroline Wator

Vikinternships: Illinois and beyond

Part 2 of a series about Augustana student summer internships: Caroline, Vanessa, Brady and Olivia expand their reach in Illinois and Washington, D.C. 

Nikita Rohr and Allison Nagy

Teammates go the distance to fight MS

With an Augustana teammate at her side, Nikita Rohr '14 ran 166 miles in six days, despite her multiple sclerosis.

Augustana welcomes first director of disability services

Kam Williams has joined Augustana as the first director of disability services.

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News and photos from alumni!

College hires new director to support student well-being

Farrah Roberts will join Augustana as the college’s first director of student well-being and resiliency.

Ashley Mancera at the Center for Speech, Language, and Hearing

Vikinternships at Augustana

Part one of a series about Augustana student summer internships: Ashley, Eden and Kyle apply their talents to the work of three amazing resources based on campus.

Dr. Brian Leech book talk

Historian knows the industry that builds and erodes communities

From book talks to ore docks, mining history is taking Dr. Brian Leech north, west, to Norway and back to campus this summer.

Athletic trainer Daniel Fifer

Augie’s top hitter Fifer ’15 still in the game

Daniel Fifer ’15, Augustana record-holder for batting average (.414), is still in the game as the athletic trainer for the Missoula Osprey.

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