The worldwide Augustana College experience

Hi! My name is Alex Najduch, a senior at Augustana College majoring in Economics, Political Science, and German. On campus I’m a member of Delta Chi Theta and involved in Politics Club, Alpha Phi Omega, and German Club. This fall I will be spending 3 months at the University of Wittenberg to learn more about German culture and improve my language skills. For the first three weeks I will be living at a hostel and for the last seven weeks living with a host family. Thank you for your support and I hope you enjoy my travels!

Buchenwald

I vividly remember being in 8th grade and learning about the Holocaust and the atrocities that were inflicted upon millions of innocent people. I remember being in high school and learning the history behind WWII and the various strategies for the allies. And I remember being a junior in college learning about the political philosophy [...]