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Augustana in the headlines for 2013

December  23, 2013

Clockwise, from left top row: Gov. Pat Quinn; Carla Tracy; Dave Wrath; Old Main rededication; Peter Kivisto; the "Harlem Shake": the new Lindberg Stadium; Phil McKinley directing; "cold case' investigators professor Mike Wolf, Moline Det. Michael Griffin and senior Grant Wick; the Center for Student Life ribbon-cutting; Stormy Almanza for Augie Choice.

Augustana College and its students, faculty and alumni make the headlines somewhere nearly every day. Here is a sampling of some of the hundreds of stories published about us in 2013 by newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations, bloggers and websites:

Alumni, the arts

McKinley stages revival of locally written drama

Student success

Student helps police with cold case

Fraternity raises funds by carving pumpkins

Hosting dignitaries and events

Quinn comes to college

Lincoln laureates


St. John's Bible on campus

Tribune reports on chapel hosting same-gender wedding ceremonies

College facilities

CSL set Augustana apart

The rededication of Old Main

Augie named "A QC point of pride"

Season opener in new complex

Augustana people

Wrath honored with Press Box

Carla Tracy recognized as library director of the year

Kivisto earns honorary degree in Finland

Recognition for our efforts

Augie Choice helping low-income student study abroad

College named "Ready to Respond"

Bahls joins conversation on financial literacy among students

Just for fun

The Harlem Shake was a viral success

Sam Schlouch
Senior Communication Director
(309) 794-7833