Alumni profiles

July  22, 2010

From one dream job to another

Biology major Jen Roth '07 took her first dream job at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago as a science educator. But recently an opportunity even closer to her heart came her way.

Roth is now a wildlife inspector for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Office of Law Enforcement. She will be for intercepting smugglers and endangered species products at O'Hare Airport. MORE

A life goal in sight -- at age 21

In September, Tiffany Chezum '08 will fulfill a longtime goal when she enters the University of Oxford as a first-year doctoral student in archaeology. Her academic success and proven potential earned her a prestigious Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship and coveted Clarendon Scholarship from Oxford.

That's quite an achievement for anyone, let alone a 21-year-old. One of her mentors, Sherry Maurer, director of the Augustana College Art Museum, isn't surprised. MORE

35 reunions and counting ...

They met on their first day of football camp or in their residence halls and have continued to meet each summer since they left Augustana. Their reunion this past July in Union Pier, Mich., was their 35th consecutive get-together. MORE