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English and creative writing student groups

Black Squirrel Productions
A still frame from a Black Squirrel Productions video.

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The purpose of this organization is to provide a space for college kids to interact with texts in a fun way since they are often overburdened with academic reading. We also just want to be a group for people interested in English, no matter their major.

President: Alex Bernheimer
Vice president: Katie Oestmann

Advisor: Meg Gillette
Phone: 309-794-7384

SAGA

SAGA is Augustana's art and literary magazine. Published once a year, the student-run magazine accepts student submissions of poetry, fiction, and artwork, including drawings, paintings, and photography. The SAGA staff also organizes poetry slams, readings and a yearly gallery walk featuring student art work.

Advisor: Rebecca Wee.

Black Squirrel Productions

Black Squirrel Productions is an interdisciplinary film society that provides an opportunity for students to make movies and develop multi-media portfolios.

Advisor: Kevin Carton

Annelisa Burns

Hasselmo winner to explore where religion, environmentalism intersect

A triple major in religion, English and German studies, Annelisa Burns '22 of Naperville, Ill., is the winner of the 2021 Hasselmo Award for Academic Pursuit.

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. 

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'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' March 4-7

Augustana College will present a recorded live performance of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" March 4-7.