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Step Afrika

Step Afrika! to bring world renowned step, storytelling

Step Afrika!, the first professional company dedicated to the tradition of stepping, will perform at Centennial Hall Feb. 11.

Augustana Symphonic Band

Augustana Symphonic Band to tour Japan

The Augustana Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. James Lambrecht, will perform concerts in Japan in March and April.

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Red Rocks, Nevada

Students share the impact of J-term experiences

During January term, students take a break from their 15-week semester schedule to engage in a month-long period of intensive learning. Here are four students' J-term stories and photos from several classes.

Music alumna earns recognition from educators

Amy Croft '19, who teaches vocal music to grades 6-8 in Geneseo, Ill., received the Early Service Educator Award from the  Illinois Music Educators Association in January.

students performing at CASI

Creative Therapies students take the show on the road

Students taking the "Creative Therapies" January term course performed alongside —and for — a group of senior citizens.

Augustana sophomore Johana Gonzales

'The classes I took last semester opened my eyes to everything'

Augustana sophomore Johana Gonzales is interviewed in a series, featuring Quad Cities area college students and their perspectives on the fall 2022 semester. 

Atanasoff-Berry Computer

‘Birth of the Computer’ explores Q-C ties to inventor Atanasoff

The “Birth of the Computer: The John Atanasoff Story” event will include a viewing of the documentary “Atanasoff, Father of the Computer” and a panel discussion on John Atanasoff, inventor of the electronic digital computer, and his ties to the Quad-Cities.

Augustana's environmental film selection showing Feb. 12

Students at local high schools and colleges, including Augustana, chose the films in this year's QC Environmental Film Series starting Jan. 22.

Augustana’s Simonsen contributes to Emmy-winning documentary

Dr. Jane Simonsen, professor of history, was a contributor to the documentary “Jean Seberg: Actress Activist Icon,” winner of a Mid-America Emmy® Award in the historical documentary category.

Posters of French films

Film fest brings French cinema to campus in February-March

The annual Francophone Film Festival at Augustana will screen a film each Thursday from Feb. 16-March 16. Films are free and open to the public, in French with English subtitles.


Kinesiology at Augustana: a good choice for ‘people persons’

Augustana’s kinesiology program and new facilities lay a foundation for lasting success in this fast-growing field.

Augustana Choir group photo in autumn on campus

Choir lists spring tour stops in Midwest

The 52-voice Augustana Choir will perform on tour in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa in March and April. The choir has a tradition of touring abroad and throughout the United States.

Randall Hall playing the saxophone.

Shockingly Modern Saxophone Festival Feb. 25 brings guest artist, world premiere

The annual Shockingly Modern Saxophone Festival returns to Augustana College Feb. 25, featuring guest artist Jorge Hoyo from Mexico City and the premiere of a new work from the German composer Hainbach.

Nelly Cheboi

CNN Hero Cheboi '16 to speak Jan. 11, and at commencement

CNN Hero Nelly Cheboi '16 will share her leadership journey at a mini-lecture on on campus Jan. 11. 

Career outcomesstats

Of those who responded to the survey. Source: Institutional Research at Augustana; CORE (Careers, Opportunities, Research, Exploration) at Augustana

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