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3 opera singers and their ‘professor of life’

Dr. Sangeetha Rayapati, associate professor of voice, realizes the dividends of teaching young singers every day in her work at Augustana. Lately her success as a mentor for vocalists has reached a new pitch, with the rise of three former students on the operatic stage: Rebecca Caliendo '05, Molly Clodius '08 and Jennifer Lazarz '04. MORE...

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Shine on, GOLD (Graduates Of the Last Decade)

Four recent graduates--Amber Andress '06, Beth Cloud '07, Meghan Voiland '07 McMillan and Kyle Severson '09--are sharing their Augustana experience in graduate school and on the job. MORE...

Retiring professors’ careers total 113 years

The following professors are retiring but will continue to teach through the 2011-12 academic year as part of the college's phased retirement program. All three were honored at the 2010 commencement convocation. MORE...

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Dr. Roger Crossley
Dr. Lou Belby Dr. Don Erickson


Alumni profiles

A cell biologist earns a national honor, a Broadway director comes home and a newly engaged couple wins a $100,000 dream wedding....

Q & A

Augustana President Steve Bahls recently visited with retired Deere CEO Robert Hanson '48 at his home.

Alumni connect

Former and current members of the Augustana Choir, and their conductors, will reunite for a concert July 9 in Naperville, Ill. Alumni and other friends of the college are welcome to attend.



This has been a time of anniversaries for Augustana--the 150th anniversary of the college, 80th anniversary of the Augustana Choir, 50th anniversary of Centennial Hall and 30th anniversary of WVIK public radio. For me, it is also an anniversary. MORE...
Take 60 students, 1,000 hours and what do you get that's 104 feet in length? MORE