Math and music. Most people would think they are very different academic subjects but actually they're very similar, says double-major Jared Reiling '23.
Music department health and safety
Augustana College is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).
Augustana College is committed to informing students, faculty and staff of health and safety issues inherent to performing and listening to music. This includes but is not limited to students taking responsibility for safely maintaining hearing, vocal and musculoskeletal health as well as injury prevention. In addition to materials and resources provided in coursework, we suggest the following resources
Augustana Center for Speech, Language, and Hearing
Listen up: Tips for iPod and hearing safety
NASM-PAMA Advisories on Hearing Health
Hear Here-Discreet Hearing Services
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
Musculoskeletal health and injury prevention
A Painful Melody: Repetitive Strain Injury Among Musicians
Musicians and Their Health Care
Gia Publications, Inc.
Alexander Technique International
American Society for the Alexander Technique
Guide to the Alexander Technique
Shirley Ryan Ability Lab
The Golandsky Institute
NASM-PAMA Advisories on Neuromusculoskeletal and Vocal Health
Augustana College student health resources
Student Health Care Information
Health and Safety While Abroad
Sexual Health Resources
Student Counseling Service
Augustana Public Safety Office
Accommodations and Disability Services
Center for Speech, Language, and Hearing
Furman University-Musician Health and Safety
Colorado Mesa-Musician Health and Safety
University of Iowa-Musician Health and Safety
Stage Fright (performance anxiety)
Blocked by Performance Anxiety?
Conquering Stage Fright
How to Make Performance Anxiety an Asset
Some of these links are to health-care providers who have expertise in a particular area. No endorsement or recommendation of any modality, provider, or individual practitioner by Augustana College is intended or implied. This information is supplied as a service to those who are attempting to find solutions to wellness issues.