GOLD Advisory Council

GOLD logoThe voice of Augustana's young alumni. The Augustana GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Advisory Council exists to advise and support Augustana on ways to encourage, develop, grow, and sustain involvement and participation from young alumni.

Council members advise the Augustana Office of Alumni Relations on event, promotional and philanthropic ideas, as well as other areas that are of concern to their peers. GOLD hosts social, networking and community service events throughout the year.

The GOLD Advisory Council consists of graduates from the last 10 years and meets on campus twice a year, usually in April and October. If you are interested in joining or would like more information about the council, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at or 605.274.4404, or fill out a GOLD Interest Form.

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In the News: Thompson Brothers Pursue Visions
Blake Thompson '10 and Joel Thompson '11 are starting up new businesses. They share their visions for Fernson Brewing Co. and EyeBrain Medical in this Sioux Falls Business Journal story.
In the News: Career at Raven Started Early for Young Alum
An internship at Raven Industries led to Steven Tims '11 getting hired there before his senior year at Augustana. He's now director of information technology.
Alumni Represent at Sioux Falls Startup Weekend
The Sioux Falls Startup Weekend, an event designed for budding entrepreneurs, held its second-annual competition Nov. 7-9 and for the second year in a row, Augustana graduates have been a part of the winning team.
In the News: Augustana Artist Adorns Everything from Pumpkins to Pans
Alexandra Hurney '11, an abstract expressionist, is working on becoming a full-time artist. An event at the Washington Pavilion let the public see her work in progress.
Photos, Video: Alumni, Parents, Campus Community Celebrate Viking Days
Thousands gathered Sept. 26-28 to celebrate Viking Days 2014. See the recap video and view photos!