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Karmen, Kirsten Nyberg Cheer for Vikings in National Football League
Cheering for the Augustana Vikings as kids, cheer and dance team members, and now alumnae, Karmen and Kirsten Nyberg '14 still cheer for the Vikings, with the only difference being the level of play and the color of the uniform.
Peace Scholars Reflect on Time in Norway
This summer, Augustana senior Christian Einertson and junior Kofi Gunu spent seven weeks in Norway as members of the Peace Scholars coalition. On many of their adventures, they joined Augustana students and alumni living in Norway.
Alumna Selected to Study Socioeconomic, Political Roots of Disease in Haiti
Medical student Meredith Reynolds '12 was one of only seven Americans selected for a three-week course dedicated to empowering Haiti's next generation of health professionals.
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Opens
In July, Augustana announced plans for the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a new initiative designed to build strategic partnerships with industry leaders, business heads and curators of creativity.
Augustana Adds Office of Graduate and Continuing Education
In August, Augustana announced the addition of its first Office of Graduate and Continuing Education.
Plans for New Student Activities Center Announced
Over the next five years, Augustana's physical campus will change dramatically with the addition of new facilities and major enhancements to existing buildings.
Augustana College Becomes Augustana University
The term “university,” officials say, speaks of the breadth of learning already happening on campus for both undergraduate and graduate students, with an emphasis on cutting edge research and leadership, and the direction charted for the institution by its strategic plan.
Film to Feature Augustana Alumna Kendra Gottsleben
Augustana alumna Kendra Gottsleben '10 is one of the patients featured in “The Making of Naglazyme,” a documentary film to be shown Friday, Aug. 14, on campus. A Q&A with Gottsleben will follow.
Augustana Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Class
The 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame class includes three student-athletes who earned All-America recognition. They will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 16.
The Princeton Review Again Tabs Augustana Among 'The Best in the Midwest'
The rankings are based on surveys of students about their school's academics, administration, student body and themselves.
Forbes Ranks Augustana Among America's Top Colleges
The ranking, Forbes says, is based on value. "Our sights are set directly on ROI: What are students getting out of college," Forbes wrote in its report methodology.
Make Augustana #MyTopCollege Material
Vikings, show the world why Augustana is special in Forbes magazine's #MyTopCollege social media campaign.
Five Alumni to be Honored at Viking Days
Five Augustana alumni will be honored for outstanding contributions to their fields of endeavor and for exemplifying the College’s core values.
Minnesota Chamber Chooses 1986 Alumnus as New Leader
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce announced that it has selected Douglas B. Loon '86 as its new president.
Dr. Pam Homan '81 Will Lead New Entrepreneurship Center
The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Augustana is a new initiative designed to build strategic partnerships with industry leaders, business heads and curators of creativity.
In the News: Pastor, 2001 Grad on Supreme Court Marriage Ruling
The Rev. Megan Rohrer, a South Dakota native who graduated in 2001 with a religion major, shared her perspective with the Argus Leader.
Alumna Competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’
Rachel (Munson) Person ’96, a mom of five, got to run the famous "American Ninja Warrior" obstacle course on Mother’s Day. Her episode aired June 22 on NBC.
Iconic GSC Dioramas to be on Display at Prehistoric Indian Village
Three large dioramas, iconic hallmarks of the original Gilbert Science Center, were moved to their new location in Mitchell, South Dakota.
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