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Rhonda Brown Sowards

Former Vikings athlete now leads an ER team

2000 Academic All-American Rhonda (Brown) Sowards battles COVID-19 in the emergency room. 

Daffodils and arches

It’s a virtual spring at Augustana College

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Augustana community has been working quickly to set students up for success from a distance. 

Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance

The Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Center for Health and Human Performance

Construction is underway for Augustana’s new Lindberg Center, opening in spring of 2021.

Peter and Mary

Honoring Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., Class of 1961

Peter J. Lindberg, M.D., is the namesake of Augustana’s new center for health and human performance, coming in 2021.

Joshua Baxter

Augustana alumni help others during the COVID-19 pandemic

May the dedication and resourcefulness shown by these Vikings inspire us all.

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Class Notes

Alumni share their latest news!

Fulbright

‘Augustana made it possible’ for Fulbright recipient

Augustana mentors encouraged Stephie Benito ’20 to chase her dreams. Nailed it!

Audre Lorde Writing Prize winners announced

The Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program has announced the winners of the 2020 Audre Lorde Writing Prize.

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Information, statement regarding the coronavirus

Actions taken by Augustana College in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, and guidelines.

David Walton at Brigham and Women's Hospital

Walton ’98 ‘coming at COVID-19 with a global perspective’

Dr. David Walton ’98 fights the global pandemic from Boston.

Endre Rice

Jazz musician takes the spotlight at Augustana College

Endre Rice plays his trumpet around the world as a 19-year veteran of the legendary Count Basie Orchestra, often taking the role of featured soloist. Fortunately for student musicians, he also directs the college's Jazz Ensemble.

Jack Harris ’20 in Brussels, Belgium

Dear high school seniors,

If you are a high school senior, Augie senior Jack Harris has written this letter to you.

Emily Landon at Gov. Pritzker news conference

Landon ’99, Landi ’09 help lead during COVID-19 pandemic

For these health professionals, it all began at Augustana.

Rebecca Heick

Augustana epidemiologist spreads facts, not fear

Dr. Rebecca Heick ’96 can teach us all during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Three students share 2020 Geifman Prize

Three students have written winning essays for the annual Geifman Prize in Holocaust Studies.

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