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OSL Attends NACA Convention

Over fall break, Augustana’s Office of Student Life student leaders travelled to Covington, Kentucky to attend the National Association for Campus Activities’ convention. There, student leaders previewed potential entertainers for campus events and attended leadership seminars. “OSL’s goal is to seek ways to engage Augustana students in our community and…

Augustana inducts new Hall of Fame class

This past Saturday, the Augustana Athletic Department introduced the 21st class into the Tribe of Vikings Hall of Fame during and after the football game. This year’s inductees included Dave Linger, who graduated in 1981, Joe Wheeler who graduated in 1985, Patti Wenig Miller who graduated in 1991, Corey Christenson who…

Daytrotter Taking Innovative Steps in its Tenth Year

Ten minutes from Augustana College lies Daytrotter, a live music venue and recording studio for up-and-coming artists from the Quad Cities and throughout the nation. Daytrotter has no singular focus on genre, as it hosts artists of country music to indie rock. While it is known outside of the Quad…

Family, Fun, and Football all in one weekend

Moms, dads, grandparents, and siblings swarmed the campus for a fun Family Weekend filled with activities and catching up, while attending events on Saturday that went all the way through Sunday evening. After registering, families were able to take a tour of the Art Museum in Centennial Hall, which contained…

Freight House Farmers' Market

The Freight House Farmers’ Market is a farmers’ market based out of Davenport, IA. Located directly next to Modern Woodmen Park, it hosts a large number of local businesses with enough variety for any person to enjoy.  Some of the most well-known vendors include fresh produce, freshly made baked items, homemade…

Augustana hosting Early Voting on October 24th

Augustana will host early voting for the upcoming election on Oct. 24 from 8:30-4 p.m. by the Brew by Slough. Kai Swanson, Special Assistant to the President, and Rock Island County Clerk, Karen Kinney urge students to check their voting registration and make use of the voting opportunity. Full details regarding…

Augustana professor conducts Riverine Walk

“I can’t remember a time I wasn’t interested in the river,” said Augustana’s Dr. Reuben Heine, Associate Professor of Geography, as he began his Riverine Walk, “Deep Maps: Historic Geography of Pool 16 of the Mississippi River” on Saturday, August 13. Riverine Walks are a series of educational and informational guided…