Category - Campus Life

6 Thoughts every Augie student has when it snows

Every Augie student shares similar thoughts when the first snowfall occurs. We can’t control the weather, but we can hope for classes to be canceled.

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
December 11, 2019

Illinois winter essentials

What do you need to survive a midwest winter? A lot of layers, some patience and this blog by Augie Senior Chelsea Meyer. 

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
December 10, 2019

All the Augie holiday celebrations

 To accommodate all students, Augie celebrates a wide range of holidays before winter break. Check out which events you want to attend! 

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
November 22, 2019

Let's Party. . . but sober.

You don't have to drink to have a good time, and you don't have to drink to throw a good party! Kayley Larson and her roommates are proving it.

Kayley Larson
November 21, 2019

My favorite places in the Quad Cities

If you're not familiar with the QC, you might wonder what there is to do around here. Lucky for you, there's four cities full of exciting opportunities, great food and fun entertainment!

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
October 31, 2019

A Week in the Life of an Augie Senior

Chelsea is a senior at Augustana balancing academics, Greek life and athletics. See how she keeps it together while living off campus and maintaining frienships.

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
October 21, 2019

What makes a campus beautiful? It's more than you think.

College campuses are known to be beautiful because of academic buildings and classrooms, but there is more than physical beauty. The memories made with friends at the quad and in residence halls are just as important.

Chelsea Meyer
Chelsea Meyer
September 23, 2019

7 must-pack items: a CA's advice for incoming students

As a community advisor, Mary gets a lot of questions about dorm essentials. Here are the top seven things you shouldn't leave behind when packing to move in to your freshmen year dorm.  

Mary Isabel Sales
Mary Isabel Sales
August 21, 2019

Justin's dorm essentials

Your dorm means more than a TV and a game console. If that means you're unprepared to move in, Justin has some great advice for you. 

Justin Verlinden
Justin Verlinden
August 19, 2019

Why I Decided to Go Greek

Emily never expected to join a sorority. She thought she knew everything about "those" groups - but after spending some time on Augie's campus she was surprised to find that her initial judgment was way off base. 

Emily Graziano
Emily Graziano
August 16, 2019