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Lucas Simon in CORE

What’s at the CORE of Augustana grads’ career success?

Here’s how the Augustana community helped Genesis Li '21 get into her dream grad school.

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U.S. News ranks Augustana high in innovation

Based on survey results from peer schools, Augustana ranked No. 1 on U.S. News' Most Innovative Schools list among liberal arts colleges in Illinois and No. 42 nationally.

Class Notes April 2021

Alumni share their latest news and photos!

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Eastern Iowa and Augustana create partnership

Augustana College and Eastern Iowa Community Colleges have announced Augustana Next, a dual application program.

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College will return to in-person classes this fall

Augustana leaders have announced a return to the college’s normal, time-honored teaching and learning experience this fall.

Re-creation of Bergendoff Hall starting this summer

Changes to the Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts will begin this summer, when the northwest corner of the second floor will become new offices for the music education faculty. 

Dr. Janina Ehrlich and Grayson Dixon

Award positions Ehrlich among top string teachers in Illinois

No one was surprised, especially current and former students, when Dr. Janina Ehrlich received the 2020 Outstanding Studio Teacher award from the Illinois chapter of the American String Teachers Association.

Latest look at the new Lindberg Center

Here is a look at progress on the construction of the Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance, on schedule to be finished in 2021.

Zachary Draves

Program director for sexual violence prevention and education begins work

Augustana College received a grant for $298,827 from the Department of Justice to fund the new position.


Class Notes

Catch up on the latest news and photos from alumni!

Poet, activist T.S. Banks to speak April 21

Poet and playwright T.S. Banks will give a virtual performance and talk at Augustana from 7-8:30 p.m. April 21. 

Limited number of fans at home games starting March 13

Augustana College student-athletes are about to hear fans cheering for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic.

Sarah Allen

POST Scholars prepare to teach in high-need classrooms

The $10,000-$30,000 Promoting Opportunities in STEM Teaching (POST) scholarships make an extraordinary difference.

Jacob Washington

Washington '21 works to create ‘space’

Jacob Washington '21, Black Student Union president, has mastered how to make physical togetherness possible when physical distance is critical.

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Jacobs wins $10,000 NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Augustana senior Alek Jacobs, a quarterback on the Vikings football team, has won a $10,000 postgraduate scholarship from National Collegiate Athletic Association.

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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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