A window inside life at Augustana College

Top 5 reasons I love the Augustana Observer

1) As you can tell from this picture, we are a crazy group of kids. I honestly didn’t know what I was getting into when I said I’d be the opinions editor but I don’t regret it for a second. 2) You get to meet some really cool people, both within and outside the office. […]

A fruit basket of thoughts

So I couldn’t figure just one topic for this post to be about, so I decided to combine all my posts into one! This past Friday, I was able to be a moderator for the Student Government presidential debate. There are three candidates and this has been one of the most intense races I have […]

Free food and good conversation

For the past two weeks, I have had the opportunity to eat dinner with two very impressive people. First, I was one of 3 or 4 students who got to eat dinner with Marc Morial, former mayor of New Orleans. While I was sitting at a different table from Morial, I got to listen to […]

Halfway There.

The first few weeks of school, I was asked over and over again who I was. My reply was simple. I would say over and over again… “Hi! My name is Katie and I am an English Education major!” Now that we have reached the halfway point of the school year, I have been thinking […]

Welcome to my life!

Hello!! I’m Alicia Oken and I am currently a junior at Augustana. I’m majoring in political science, communication studies and multimedia journalism and mass communication. Cross your fingers I can actually get that all in within the next two years! I can’t stand just sitting around my room, so I am involved in a lot […]