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Augustana College Magazine - Winter 2009

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Scene from PBS documentary

Warren's PBS debut a must-see film

Making documentaries is quite different from teaching. Dr. Stephen Warren of Augustana's history department knows firsthand after working as the academic advisor and on-camera expert for an upcoming PBS "American Experience" series on Native peoples.


Connecting classes to community

Connecting classes to community

Students are tutoring neighborhood children, preparing and serving meals to the homeless, surveying rivertown residents for government agencies, helping provide medical care to families in an impoverished country and getting their hands dirty on a local farm. How does this relate to what they're learning in class?

Students working on local farm

Blue & Gold Make Green

Viking fuel? Made out of the college's used fryer oil? Free bikes for those who promise not to bring a car to campus? Learn about new initiative, large and small, designed to improve Augustana's sustainability.


Waterfall of Otter Creek site of Holm family electric dam

Power Play

Physicians Anders Holm '92 and his father, Peter Holm '63, just couldn't let a good thing go to waste. Find out how they're electrifying the green movement in Vermont.


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