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English and creative writing student groups

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


Unabridged is Augustana's club for English and creative writing majors. Every two weeks the group meets for English major coffee hours or to sponsor campus-wide events like Yoga for Writers, a book vs. movie club, Cards Against Humanity games, end-of-term Write-Ins, or workshops on job seeking and applying to grad schools.

President: Allyson Jesse

Vice President: Sabrina Hill

Advisor: Meg Gillette


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

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