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A Day 2020

HR Update - Special A-Day Edition October 19th

A-Day video from President Bahls and 5 year service milestones

Happy A-Day!  Please take a moment to watch the video below for a message from President Bahls to kick off our virtual A-Day celebratory week.  We've asked a number of folks who have taken on new roles during this most unusual year to introduce our service award honorees.  Today, we celebrate those employees with five years of service, who joined Augustana in 2015.

Please congratulate the following employees who are celebrating five years of service at Augustana during 2020.

  • Steve Bell, Head Football Coach
  • Kathleen Bentler, Director of Development and Engagement
  • Chris Beyer, Director of Residential Life
  • Brett Biebel, Fellowship Assistant Professor of English
  • George Boone, Continuing Lecturer in Communication Studies
  • Jean Choate, Payroll Manager
  • Jay Clark, Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Yen Dao, Director of Student Success Services
  • Jennifer Edwards, Recruitment Data Coordinator
  • Alberto Garcia, Groundskeeper
  • Charles Guthrie, Cook
  • Jill Harris, Accounts Payable Supervisor
  • Rebecca Heick, Assistant Professor of Public Health
  • Margaret Kunde, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
  • Sal Macias, Custodian
  • Melinda Mahon, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
  • Michelle Mason, Assistant Director of Residential Life
  • Andrea Myer, Cook
  • Sylvia Nieto, Custodian
  • Amber Nowak, WVIK Director of Corporate Support, Partnerships & Marketing
  • Dave Ragone, Assistant Football Coach
  • Mick Regan, Head Men's Soccer Coach
  • Laura Schnack, Associate Dean of Students
  • Andy Shearouse, Assistant Director of EDGE & Student Employment Coordinator
  • Brian Stone, Assistant Manager of Dining Services
  • David Thompson, Head Women's Cross Country and Track Coach
  • Dan Torie, Head Coach, Men's Lacrosse

A-Day coffee break on Wednesday

Mark your calendars and plan to join us for a special A Day coffee break in Founder's Circle on Wednesday, October 21st.  Two options

9:30am - 11am


1:30pm -3pm

Stop by as your schedule allows for sweet treats from dining services, Cool Beanz coffee delights and a special A Day give away.

Show us your gold and blue

Let's see the blue + gold! Share your boldest, goldest, blueist, and brightest selfies this week wearing your favorite Augie gear. Post your photos or share via direct message on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook to be part of our Blue + Gold Takeover. Use the hashtag #AugustanaCollege to alert the social media team

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639 38th St.
Rock Island, Ill., 61201

Phone: 309-794-7352

Fax: 309-794-8962