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Alumni dedicated to service in Statehouse

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Four alumni, graduates from the 1980s, come from varied backgrounds but all serve in the Illinois State Capitol today. Fastidious attention to detail is something each has in common. That and a desire to overcome the bad rap Illinois government now gets. MORE...

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Alumni invited to nine-day tour of Paris

On April 26-May 4, 2014, alumni may travel with their own art historian, Dr. Mary Em Kirn, to Paris. Dr. Kirn taught art history at Augustana College for 27 years and participated in seven of the college's European terms. She says she's looking forward to this tour of the "City of Light." MORE...

     
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Augie Abroad marks 40 years with reunion

Augustana will celebrate 40 years of study abroad on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 3:30-5 p.m. in the new Center for Student Life multi-purpose room. Alumni and students who have studied abroad — from the 1970s through this past summer — are invited to attend this special Homecoming event.  MORE...

     
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Viking volunteers pitch in at food bank

Augustana alumni, parents and friends recently came together for a morning of service at the inaugural Viking Volunteer Day at Northern Illinois Food Bank in Geneva, Ill., in the northwest Chicago suburbs. The idea for the event came from Ian Fletcher '09, who is the volunteer coordinator at the food bank.  MORE...

     
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Gallery: Final stage of CSL construction

Construction of the Center for Student Life is in its final phase, with much of the remaining work focused on the dining hall. These photos offer a glimpse of how things are shaping up and an idea of what's to come. The CSL is set to fully open in August.  MORE...

Save the date 

Sept. 13-15: Family Weekend

Oct. 11-13: Homecoming 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

president bahls

Augustana’s 153rd Commencement Convocation this past May was a particularly special one for President Steven Bahls; his daughter was a member of Augustana’s Class of 2013. In his address, he advised the 522 graduates to do justice, love mercy and walk humbly. MORE...

A variety of videos offering a glimpse of the 153rd Commencement and personal reflections from the Class of 2013.

An Augustana College junior with a lifelong love of nature and a double major in biology and environmental sciences, Carlisle Evans Peck is this year’s winner of the college’s Hasselmo Prize for Academic Pursuit. The distinguished honor carries a $5,000 award that can be used to pursue a career in higher education or research. MORE…