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santaland diaries

How 'merry and bright' turned out otherwise

The Mississippi Bend Players will present Davis Sedaris' "The Santaland Diaries" Dec. 12-15 in Augustana's Brunner Theatre Center.

From FYI to foreign service: Melinda Pavek '92

Melinda Pavek ’92 recently visited the studios of WVIK, Quad Cities NPR, to record an interview with Augustana's "Life of the Mind" podcast.

'The Marriage of Figaro'

'The Marriage of Figaro' presented Nov. 22-23

OperX will present Mozart's comic opera " The Marriage of Figaro."

Nadia Ayensah

Senior from Ghana honored as Lincoln student laureate

Nadia Ayensah, a senior from Cape Coast, Ghana, was honored as Augustana's student laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois.

Student from Sri Lanka wins annual poetry award

Lalini Shanela Ranaraja, a sophomore from Sri Lanka, won this year's Vázquez-Valarezo Poetry Award.

Class Notes

News and photos from our alumni!

Tea Talks series begins 11th year

Now entering its 11th year, the Tea Talks lecture series at Augustana will feature faculty, staff and guest speakers on a range of topics.

Lucas Simon

Student-athlete-mentor Simon ’20 wins accounting scholarship

Basketball player and student leader Lucas Simon  ’20 wins full-ride scholarship for grad school.

'She Kills Monsters' Elise Campbell

'She Kills Monsters' takes audience on a quest

Augustana College will present "She Kills Monsters," a dramatic comedy in the world of fantasy role-playing games, Nov. 14-17.

Festival of Sankta Lucia Dec. 3

Augustana's annual celebration of the Festival of Sankta Lucia will take place on Dec. 3. The event commemorates the Scandinavian holiday with traditional songs and stories.

Migrant farmer turned astronaut to speak Nov. 5

Jose Hernandez, a former migrant worker turned engineer and NASA astronaut, will present the annual Lawrence H. Roys Lecture Nov. 5.

Homecoming 2019 in photos

It was a 50th reunion for the Class of 1969 and 100th anniversary for the Phi Rhos. Bubble mimosas, alumni awards, a GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) party, and, of course, football. Here are a few images from the weekend.

hispanic film fest

Hispanic Film Festival begins Oct. 30

Augustana College will sponsor its 25th annual Hispanic Film Festival on four consecutive Wednesdays, Oct. 30-Dec. 4. The films,

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