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Soul Children to highlight King celebration Jan. 18

The Soul Children of Chicago will be the featured guests at the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Community Celebration on Jan. 18.

Tea Talks series begins 11th year

Now entering its 11th year, the Tea Talks lecture series at Augustana will feature faculty, staff and guest speakers on a range of topics.

Examination of land use and heritage wins national award 

Dr. Lucy Burgchardt, an assistant professor of communication studies at Augustana College, has received a national award for her examination of how lands and their histories in the Southwest are considered and preserved.

Film: 'Troy'

 Join the students of "Classics & Film" class for a full-length screening of "Troy" (2004), a visually captivating retelling of Homer's Iliad, starring Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, and a great big wooden horse.