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Keem and Caden

Roommates, teammates, business partners

Anyone who’s unsure of what a liberal arts experience can look like — meet Augustana’s Caden Foulke ’24 from Brentwood, Tenn., and Aykeem Spivey ’24 from Gurnee, Ill.

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Powerful telescope reveals wonders of the night sky

Augustana students can study planetary systems, star clusters, nebulae and galaxies like never before with new access to an advanced research-quality optical telescope in the Arizona desert.

College announces new major and minor in film

Augustana College announced a new major and minor in film today, explaining that its broad liberal arts education fits well with the needs of the creative industry.

Holiday season officially begins at Augustana

The holiday season officially began at Augustana with the annual lighting of the Christmas tree on the Quad Dec. 1, followed by Christmas at Augustana performances.

Tierney Brosius

Class Notes

Alumni share their latest news and photos!

Swedish Augie Class

In class with Swedish peers without leaving campus

When Augustana's Dymitri Kanellakis ’24 signed up for "SCAN-310A Crises in Sweden-US," he never expected eight of his classmates would be nearly 4,500 miles away at Uppsala University, Sweden.

Symphony Orchestra competition winners

Winners of the Augustana Symphony Orchestra Concerto and Aria Competition held Sunday are Alex Sell, bass trombone; Adele Shirkey, flute; and Abriana Tereza, soprano.

William "Nishal" Weems and President Andrea Talentino

William "Nishal" Weems named 2022 student laureate

William “Nishal” Weems, an Augustana College senior from Carpentersville, Ill., was selected as a student laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois. 

'Cabaret' Nov. 17-20

Back to the Kit Kat Club in 'Cabaret' Nov. 17-20

Augustana College will present the musical "Cabaret" Nov. 17-20 at the Brunner Theatre Center. Set in 1929  Berlin, the musical focuses on the hedonistic nightlife at the Kit Kat Klub.

Syd Krueger

Krueger's love for the game overcomes first-year injury

Playing college volleyball had been her dream since she was 12. About 15 minutes into her first practice as a Viking, Sydney Krueger '24 jumped for a hit at the net, landed awkwardly and “blew out” her knee. Two years later, as a junior, she's named one of the CCIW's best.

lucia festival

Festival of Sankta Lucia celebrated Dec. 5

Augustana's annual celebration of the Festival of Sankta Lucia Dec. 5 will commemorate the holiday with traditional Scandinavian Christmas carols, lessons and poetry.

Christmas at Augustana 2019

Christmas at Augustana, other holiday events planned

Augustana College celebrates the season with several events and performances open to the public.

Augustana alumni and staff Forty Under 40 awardees

Nine honored at 'Forty Under 40'

Eight Augustana College alumni and one staff member are among the “Forty Under 40” recognized for their positive impact in the community by the Quad Cities Regional Business Journal. 

'Season of Light' planetarium show Dec. 10-16

John Deere Planetarium at Augustana College will present its annual holiday program, "Season of Light," Dec. 10-16.

Ryan Pryor, men’s water polo head coach, talks with his team at Anne Greve Lund Natatorium.

Pre-season coaches' poll didn't hold water

Never mind the pre-season coaches' poll that placed Augustana's men's water polo team at the bottom of the conference. The Vikings are on top of the east division of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation and 12-5 overall.

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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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