Category - Campus Life

My favorite places in the Quad Cities

If you're not familiar with the QC, you might wonder what there is to do around here. Lucky for you, there's four cities full of exciting opportunities, great food and fun entertainment!

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
October 31, 2019

A Week in the Life of an Augie Senior

Chelsea is a senior at Augustana balancing academics, Greek life and athletics. See how she keeps it together while living off campus and maintaining frienships.

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
October 21, 2019

What makes a campus beautiful? It's more than you think.

College campuses are known to be beautiful because of academic buildings and classrooms, but there is more than physical beauty. The memories made with friends at the quad and in residence halls are just as important.

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
September 23, 2019

7 must-pack items: a CA's advice for incoming students

As a community advisor, Mary gets a lot of questions about dorm essentials. Here are the top seven things you shouldn't leave behind when packing to move in to your freshmen year dorm.  

Mary Isabel Sales
Mary Isabel Sales
August 21, 2019

Justin's dorm essentials

Your dorm means more than a TV and a game console. If that means you're unprepared to move in, Justin has some great advice for you. 

Justin Verlinden
Justin Verlinden
August 19, 2019

Why I Decided to Go Greek

Emily never expected to join a sorority. She thought she knew everything about "those" groups - but after spending some time on Augie's campus she was surprised to find that her initial judgement was way off base. 

Emily Graziano
Emily Graziano
August 16, 2019

Dorm shopping tips that won't break the bank

You want your dorm to be a home away from home! Here's how to make your space your own without taking out a loan. 

Mary Isabel Sales
Mary Isabel Sales
July 15, 2019

Tips for living with a roommate

Living with a stranger your freshman year can be stressful. This change is one of the biggest worries for college students, but there are easy ways to create a positive living environment.

Madison Williams
Madison Williams
June 18, 2019

Jail time changed my goals after college

Rachel Hecke
Rachel Hecke
April 11, 2019