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Summer Academy for high school students set for June

Augustana College will hold its annual Summer Academy for high school students during the week of June 18-23. During this week, high school students experience a unique college atmosphere and a summer learning adventure.

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Students plan Green Week April 18-23

Augustana student groups are planning a number of hands-on activities for Green Week April 18-23. Their goal is to promote environmental issues and encourage campus to connect with nature.

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Learning from women activists in India

“Spending spring break in India with the women’s and gender studies department was never part of my planned curriculum in accounting. But once I got the itch to apply for the program, I began to truly understand the value of a liberal arts education.” 

Video: Stone Lecture on Nazi-looted art

Professor and author Dr. Jonathan Petropoulos presents the 2017 Stone Lecture in Judaism. His speech explores the history of Nazi art looting and what can be done to recover lost works. 
 

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Five Questions: Dr. Joshua Dyer

Dr. Joshua Dyer, assistant professor of physics, talks about his high school teacher’s hovercraft, the humility of Einstein, and inspiring students to travel the world. 

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President Bahls joins delegation of U.S. college presidents to Summit Meeting in Mexico

Augustana President Steven Bahls will participate in the first Higher Education Summit of the United States and Mexico, which will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico. The summit is named “Reaffirming the North American Spirit of Collaboration in Higher Education: Creating Bridges of Communications.”

Holocaust survivor to speak on campus

Doris Fogel will present the annual talk by a Holocaust survivor, sponsored by the Center for the Study of Judaism and Jewish Culture, on Sunday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in Wallenberg Hall inside the Denkmann Memorial Building (3520 7th Ave., Rock Island). The presentation is free and open to the public.

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New podcast explores 'gaps' in museum collections

The Gallery Gap is a new podcast focusing on underrepresented populations in art galleries. 

$7,000 business plan competition

The Rogers Business Plan Competition at Augustana College allows teams or individual students to present their business ideas and plans to a panel of business professionals for the opportunity to win $7,000.

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Video: On the road to Salem with the Crazies

Student super-fans the Carver Crazies drive on to Salem, Va., and the men's basketball team practices ahead of Friday's national semifinal against Williams.

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Share with us at #augiehoops

Fans following the Augustana Vikings' trip to the DIII Final Four can use #augiehoops to share their social media posts with us.

Get to know the Vikings

Photos and fun facts about the 15 Vikings traveling to Salem, Va., for Friday’s final-four game in the NCAA DIII basketball championship weekend. 

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Five honored at track championships

Five Augustana athletes earned All-America honors at last weekend NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships.

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Jones, Giatras earn All-American honors

Augustana's Adarios Jones and Christos Giatras were crowned All-Americans at the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships last weekend.

Vikings fall just short of title

The Augustana Vikings just missed their first national men's basketball championship Saturday, losing to Babson 79-78 in the NCAA DIII final game.

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