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Lindberg Center on track for spring finish

Construction of the Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance, is on schedule to be finished in mid-May.

Dr. Kimberly Murphy’s class

Global Classroom Project: The adventure continues

Augustana students are continuing to explore the world this year, making connections and asking questions while studying abroad virtually.

Class Notes

Catch up on the latest news and photos from alumni!

Michael Yuchs

Augustana’s eSports Club putting up big numbers

The Augustana eSports Club has certainly leveled up since the club began in 2017, moving up in competition and the number of members.

Conference announces resumption of athletics; no spectators allowed

The College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin has released its schedules for winter sports competition starting in late January. Spectators will not be allowed at any event.

Lunchtime Lecture Series

The Swenson Center has organized a Lunchtime Lecture Series highlighting the work being done by scholars using materials in the Swenson Center library and archival collections.

Ken Nwadike Jr.

'Free Hugs Guy' Nwadike to speak on MLK Day

Augustana College will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a virtual keynote by Ken Nwadike Jr. at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 18.

Old Main

AUGUSTANA NOW campaign finishes $8M over goal

The blue lights on the Old Main dome turned gold on New Year's as the college surpassed its $125 million, finishing at $133,662,743.

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New $1.3M TRIO program for students with high financial need

Augustana College will launch the TRIO Scholars Program in early 2021 to bolster the academic, graduation and career success of students.

Augustana improves ranking for international student enrollment

Augustana College continues to climb the ranks among baccalaureate colleges for the number of international students it enrolls.

$10,000 Business Plan Competition open for 2021

The fifth annual Augustana College Business Plan Competition invites teams or individual students to present their ideas to a panel of business professionals.

Megan Hoppe '21 in the 1865 dress she made

Hoppe '21 combines research, sewing skills in unexpected honors project

Triple major Megan Hoppe '21 combined her research and sewing skills to create an unexpected honors project and "knocked it out of the park," in the words of her advisor.

old main dome

College prepares to celebrate successful campaign

Friends of Augustana College will gather virtually on New Year's Eve to celebrate the conclusion of a successful fund-raising campaign.

Dr. Jenny Arkle

Augustana’s focus on the health of streams is local and far-reaching

The Sustainable Urban Watersheds Project has received three grants totaling $40,700 from local organizations to support its work.

Class Notes

Weddings, births, retirements—alumni share their news and photos!

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

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