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Augustana scores high in diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has recognized Augustana College for its campus-wide diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives.

Quad in summer

Donor's surprise $142,000 gift erases student bills

An anonymous donor has helped pay the tuition and fees of 26 Augustana College students.

Augustana supports program for international student employment

Augustana College has joined other institutions in support of a federal program that allows international students to work here and extend their student visas. 

Accounting interview day

How Augie grads win the ‘Super Bowl’ of accounting internships

Augustana accounting majors set the standard at the GASB and FASB.


Augustana announces engineering program

Augustana will offer a Bachelor of Science in Engineering beginning this fall. The program will offer tracks in mechanical, civil, and environmental and sustainability engineering — three industries experiencing rapid growth.

Augustana joins COVID-19 College Challenge

Augustana College has joined more than 340 colleges and universities in the COVID-19 College Challenge, a White House initiative to get 70% of the adult population vaccinated by July 4.

Viking Club Golf Outing returns Sept. 18

After a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the 10th annual Augustana Viking Club Golf Outing is planned for Sept. 18 at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.

Class Notes June 2021

Alumni share their news and photos!

Mississippi Bend Players summer theatre season

Mississippi Bend Players summer theatre season on sale

The Mississippi Bend Players returns to live performance in the Brunner Theatre Center on the Augustana College campus this summer.

The Fishing Boat

Charters Collection travels to Pennsylvania

Works of Swedish art from Augustana College will be exhibited June 29-Sept. 9 at the Hoyt Art Center, New Castle, Pa.

Business Plan Competition

Sexual health app wins Business Plan Competition

AskMe, a mobile app that could give college students answers related to sexual health, was the winner of this year's annual Business Plan Competition.

Class of 2021 grad

Class of 2021 finishes Augie Strong at commencement

The Class of 2021 persevered to the end, receiving congratulations and diplomas in person despite having to do so in separate ceremonies due to COVID precautions.

2020 commencement

Caps and smiles in place, the Class of 2020 walks the stage

The smiles were bright, the tears bittersweet and the applause loud and long as nearly 300 members of the Class of 2020 returned for the graduation ceremony they missed last year.

Jouwana Bzal receives annual $10,000 Zobrist Scholarship

Jouwana Bzal '22 is this year's recipient of the $10,000 Benedict and Donna Zobrist Scholarship.

Career outcomesstats

Of those who responded to the survey. Source: Institutional Research at Augustana; CORE (Careers, Opportunities, Research, Exploration) at Augustana

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