Augie Choice

Through Augie Choice, Augustana students can receive $2,000 to support a qualifying hands-on learning experience of their choice, such as international study, faculty-led research or an internship. This provides students with the opportunity for the kinds of learning that will help them stand out when they start looking for a job or applying to graduate schools. MORE...


Murry and Wife

Gerbers lead with $6.3 million gift

Murry Gerber ’75 and his wife Cindy have given $6.3 million to Augustana College, with $3.3 million to go toward the college’s new Center for Student Life and $3 million for the college’s endowment, with a substantial portion set aside for scholarships for geology majors. MORE...


Coach Tom Schmulbach making a difference for 30 years

Considering all the on-the-field accomplishments that Tom Schmulbach was involved in during his 30 years as a football coach at Augustana, it would be easy to think that his personal highlight would involve something tangible and material. MORE...


Library’s Special Collections sets a record

During fall term 2011, a record-breaking one of four first-year students not only found Special Collections tucked away on the first floor of the Thomas Tredway Library, but also pored over its rare books, manuscripts, diaries and photographs, and wrote papers based on the research. MORE...

vet students

Augustana’s vet school placement crushes national average

Getting accepted to veterinary school is tough. There simply aren’t enough first-year seats for all the qualified students who want to become veterinarians. MORE...

Professor receives once-in-a-lifetime invitation

Invitations to anniversary parties are fairly commonplace, but few of us, if any, have been invited to a country’s 100th anniversary celebration

’99 physics grad receives first patent

The next time you’re going through a car wash, check out the spinning nozzles spraying your car with soap and water.


Domski ’03 remembers value of undergrad research experience

A $50,000 research grant awarded to chemistry’s Dr. Greg Domski will enable four Augustana’s students to accumulate the number of lab hours typical of graduate students beginning their second year.

PGA pros use ’01 grad’s putting aid

When he was a senior at Augustana, Chad Johansen found himself a few credits shy of what he needed to graduate.



President Bahls
Augustana soon will start construction on what President Steve Bahls believes will be “the most important contribution to the shared experiences of Augustana students for decades to come.” MORE...
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2011 survey of Augustana graduates from the classes of 1996-2011 MORE...
Your Gifts at Work: Meet the 2011 winner of the Hasselmo Prize for Academic Pursuit