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Chicago Sotheby’s

Art history and psychology go to Sotheby’s Chicago

Stephanie Loria ’11 has what it takes to help people navigate the art world.


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Buildings for the future

Augustana College became one of America's most beautiful college campuses by creating spaces that further our students' experiences and education in new and innovative ways. Here's a snapshot!

students enjoying QC style pizza

How to spend a Saturday in the Quad Cities

If you're making a visit to Augustana College and want to see what Rock Island and the Quad Cities have to offer, here's your go-to guide for spending a fun day in our community! 

nolan ebel

My Augustana Story: Nolan Ebel

My Augustana Story is a chance for students to explain why they chose Augustana and what's happened since then.

three musketeers

The Three Musketeers on stage Jan. 25-Feb. 3

This adaptation for the Augustana stage is based on the timeless swashbuckler by Alexandre Dumas, a tale of heroism, treachery, close escapes, and above all, honor.

Center for Creativity Catalyst Lab

Dr. John Pfautz discusses importance of creative thinking

Augustana music professor Dr. John Pfautz shares why creative thinking is vitally important in an episode of  Talking Art, a series by WVIK 90.3, Augustana Public Radio.

Helping students find and fund research opportunities

Augustana promotes and supports research/creative scholarship that enables students to stand out, often on a national stage.

tierney brosius

Studying insects, sometimes as an artist

Tierney Brosius is an assistant professor of biology professor at Augustana College who combines her passion for entomology — the study of insects — with beautifully detailed drawings.

Class Notes

The latest news from our alumni!

Senior Rob Williams

Augustana's Williams is lone undergrad presenter at American Historical Association

Senior Rob Williams had the distinction of being the only undergraduate to present his research at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association.

Planetarium will open for lunar eclipse Jan. 20

The public is invited to a free program at Augustana College's John Deere Planetarium on Jan. 20 in conjunction with a total eclipse of the moon.

Dr. Monica Smith to give keynote at CommUniversity

Dr. Monica Smith, vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion at Augustana College, will give the keynote at this year's CommUniversity. Her title is "Where Do We Go From Here?"

Hultquist '77 saw opportunity in local banking

When Doug Hultquist left Muscatine, Iowa, for Augustana College in August of 1973, he looked like a guy who had his life planned out.

Six jobs is not too much if you love them

Augustana music instructor Sheila Doak has six part-time jobs, all of which involve playing a keyboard instrument.

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