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Escape from the infirmary

As Augustana prepares to open an on-campus health clinic, here’s a look back at the years when the college had an infirmary on campus.

Ruth Hanna

Class notes for 2020; most popular feature

Class Notes appears in the monthly newsletter for alumni and friends of the college. It's a popular collection of births, promotions, graduates, and other highlights of daily life.

Steve Schafer

Augustana chooses Schafer '01 as basketball coach

Steve Schafer, a 2001 graduate of Augustana, has been selected to become the 16th head men’s basketball coach in Viking history.

College resumes tours for prospective students

Augustana College has begun welcoming prospective students and their families for campus tours.

Sarah Berndt

Considering grad school? Faculty offer advice

Three humanities professors—Drs. Lauren Hammond, Margaret Morse and Heidi Storl—offer tips and a timeline for successful grad school applications, starting junior year.


Local colleges join together for QC Career Fair

The inaugural QC Career Fair—to include students from five local colleges and universities—is planned for Sept. 30.

Ascension Chapel

College outlines racial justice actions, education

Augustana College has sent its students, faculty and staff a plan of actions for the coming year to inform them about injustice and empower them to promote social change.

Augustana working toward opening in the fall

Faculty and staff at Augustana College are working hard to welcome back students to a safe and secure campus this fall.

Fox '92 receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to Sweden

Dr. Kimberly Fox '92 has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Sweden as part of a cross-cultural examination of social policies and adults living alone. 

Contest invites artwork for new Lindberg Center

Augustana students and graduates of the last decade are invited to enter a contest to create artwork for the new Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance.

President Bahls extends contract to 2022

The Augustana College Board of Trustees and President Steve Bahls have agreed to a contract renewal that continues his presidency through May 2022.

colere quartet

Music's Cummins feels the gold medal glow

The Colere Quartet, which includes Augustana music instructor John Cummins, won a gold medal in May at the largest chamber music competition in the U.S.


Seriously good work by seniors shows they’re ready

Proud professors share examples of excellent Senior Inquiry projects, from computer science to art to public health. 

Rachel Oliver

Alumni write letters to support, inspire students

When campus closed this spring, Augustana alumni wrote letters that reminded students of their "forever connection" to the college.

Student health clinic opening this fall

Augustana College will open a student health clinic on campus this fall, prompted in part by a call by students.

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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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