A window inside life at Augustana College

It’s Our Time

This is a video my mom’s cousin Marty Casey sings. I think this is a great new year song! (: I hope that everyone enjoyed their break off of school and are looking forward to getting back together with their Augie friends on campus on Sunday! I know I am excited to see them all […]

De-stress Week 5

It has come to that dreadful time again, mid-term week. The one week that may come close to finals week. While all your friends are arriving home from their finals week, you get to stay in class until 3:45on Friday (At least in my case). Some ways to get rid of the pre-break jitters: Watch […]

Tired of cafeteria food?

Cafeteria food can only keep you going for so long so every so often my friends and I like to venture off campus and find places to eat! Here are a few places that I would recommend checking out. The Little Rangoon This is a little restaurant tucked away on a corner of 5th Ave in Moline. It doesn’t […]

Interesting Way to Shop…

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Finals

When I first started at Augie, I really wasn’t sure how I would feel about having to take finals three times per year, but now that I have gone through my first round of them, I am confident in my assumption that it will be easy! In high school, you only have to take finals […]

Haunted House

Halloween is coming up fast and there have been a some great activities on campus! From to zombie run, the haunted history tour, and the RHA haunted house to name a few. What a great way to procrastinate on studying for those finals I was lucky enough to help work in the RHA haunted house and it was a […]

De-stressing

Okay, so I will admit that I have been stressed out just as much as everyone else because of week 10, but to be honest, whenever I can, I want to get my mind off finals. So I’m not going to complain to you about how stressful week 10 is. Instead, I’m going to talk […]

EMERGE

As a first year at Augie, I was able to participate in the Emerge program. Emerge is an 8-week course designed to develop, enhance, and fine-tune leadership skills. With the advice from many professional speakers, a group service project, and an intense high-ropes course, myself and the other Emergees were able to make new friends […]

Tips and Tricks

First things first: I SURVIVED MY FIRST REGISTRATION! I did this successfully in fact and am astonished that things resulted in the way I wanted them to turn out. I will let some of you possible first year’s out there in on a couple secrets that will help you immensely  (this will definitely help anyone else who […]

First Equestrian Show

Not many students know that Augie has an Equestrian Team. Well, we do! And it is made up of some awesome girls!   What does the team do? Well, normally a person would have their own horse and train and work mostly with that horse in order to show and compete. However, for the team […]