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Sexual assault task force established

Developing story: check out augustanaobserver.com for the latest details. NEWS BRIEF: The Augustana administration has responded to campus calls for action by updating the faculty, staff and students on what Augustana will accomplish in the coming term. An email sent by Provost and Dean of the College, Gail Summer, late…

Tune-Yards makes eccentric statement with new album

Sometimes there comes along a rare artist who chooses to do something different with their music that completely blows the audience away—maybe this means that they leave the genre they are known for, or that they create a sound like nothing anyone has ever heard before. On Jan. 19, Tune-Yards…

The state of our union is divided

On Tuesday, January 30th, President Trump gave his State of the Union Address. The president covered a range of topics from tax reform to health care to the unity of our government and our country. Overall, the president seemed very pleased with the progress he had made in his first…

Title IX Unrest: Sexual Assault on Campus

When the Title IX panelists took their seats in Centennial Hall on Monday, Jan. 29, the room fell silent. The tense conversations ceased as students, faculty and staff lifted their eyes to the stage. The restless energy of an estimated 280 people was palpable. The panel, made up of chief…

Conversations about peaceful protest, and what that means at Augustana

A presentation and discussion on peaceful protest and activism was held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24, in Olin Auditorium by the OMSL in collaboration with students from POLS 375 and WGST 380. Seniors Marlen Gomez, Stacie Gill and Mykea Johnson, junior Kewan Dixon, and sophomore Hannah Kiel led…

Ultimate Frisbee hosts tournament

From the hours of 10pm to 6am on the night of January 27th the ultimate frisbee team hosted their first ever tournament in PepsiCo recreation center. The Augustana Stonecutters team took third place that evening. “We have this tournament overnight because its the only time that we can have the…

ACES begins new service

In December 2017, ACES began a new service of transporting students to Aldi. Earlier in the year, Campus Cupboard got in contact with Chief Tom Phillis and the four directors of ACES with a proposal to begin a new service on campus that would provide students with the opportunity to…