A window inside life at Augustana College

My First Semester of College (in Memes)

So, it should go without saying that I am a freshman, but I said it anyway because, hey, why not? Anyway, this entire experience has been a really interesting time in my life so I’ve decided to put my insomnia to use and vaguely chronicle my first semester of college adventures with the use of […]

I Miss Augie…

It’s winter break and I’ve been ready to head back to Augie. It’s hard transitioning from a productive college life to back at home. Here’s some things I miss about Augie: Veggie Chik’n Hot Cocoa (The best cocoa is the one that’s just a button away) Being able to sleep anywhere on campus – my […]

Julbord Info

Hello! Earlier today I posted about my trip to Bishop Hill with the Scandinavian Club. At the end of the long post there was a sentence or two about Augustana’s julbord this Sunday. I now have more information about it: Julbord will be December 15th at 6 pm in Founder’s basement. Please, RSVP by December […]

My Thanksgiving On Campus

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and a good time Black Friday shopping with their friends and family. You know, when you go to a college that is half way across the country from where you live, its not cheap flying back and forth on breaks. It does suck being away from your family […]

One of the Reasons I Like Living in the Quad Cities

                        I love that there’s a Chipotle here. Especially since it provides so many healthy yet tasty options for everyone. And as a vegeterian, I’m really excited that they made there pinto beans vegan and added a new option to the menu: Sofritas (which […]

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 […]

SAI Alumnae Tea

Since I am the Corresponding Secretary of Sigma Alpha Iota (SAI), it was my job to coordinate and plan our chapter’s alumnae tea for homecoming. With the help of the alumnae tea committee, we pulled it off! There were a few glitches along the way, but in the end I think everyone enjoyed it. We […]

ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKES?!?!

Are you getting tired of school food? You are not the only one. Why not take a short walk from campus for some ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKES.Yes, that is right. All you can eat pancakes. Where: Hyvee When: Thursdays. ??-7pm Cost: $2   You really can’t go wrong with breakfast for dinner and for […]

Walk for Water & Greek Fest

This past Saturday, I went to two very fun events. First I participated in Walk for Water. In this walk, we carried buckets of slough water around campus to symbolize the journey that those make all over the world to get clean water. All the funds raised help support a water filtration system in Kenya. Let me […]

Times when I realize I’m a college student

There are many times since starting school that I have looked at myself and thought “well, I did not expect to expect this from myself..”, like when–  I’m trudging across campus with my back pack and hands full of grocery bags. My groceries consist of Coke, fruit snacks, and creamy chicken Ramen noodles. I’m wearing […]