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Matt Case, member of Sierra Club, applauds a speech on Friday, Sept. 20 in the lower quad.  President Bahls says Augie has made progress towards campus sustainability, but there is more to do. Photo by Mikaylo Kelly.

Campus community demands sustainability

Audrianna Schneider September 26, 2019

Augustana students have a powerful voice on subjects they feel need to be addressed. By forming a student-led “climate strike” rally on Friday, Sept. 20 at noon, Augustana students made it quite clear...

SGA holds special elections and makes amendments to bylaws, constitution

Jordan Cone September 27, 2018

On Thursday, Sept. 20 the Student Government Association (SGA) held special elections and discussed amendments to the bylaws and constitution proposed at the previous week’s meeting. According to SGA...

Allan Daly, SGA President and track athlete, is involved in a number of activities. Photos courtesy Lu Gerdemann and Allan Daly. Photo Illustration by Kevin Donovan

Meet your SGA president

September 28, 2017

Senior Allan Daly is the Augustana College Student Government Association (SGA) president. He is serving his first year as president but his second as an SGA Executive Board member. During his junior year,...

International SGA involvement grows

Rachel Leman April 26, 2017

The Student Government Association Senate for the 2017-2018 school year is officially set following an email announcement on Saturday. Most senate elections this year had equal amounts of candidates and...

Augie goes green

April 25, 2017

Augustana’s official colors are blue and yellow and this week, Augustana students celebrated with green. Augustana celebrated Green Week by having events everyday from Apr. 19-23. These events were hosted...

SGA debate disappoints in crowd, not in content

SGA debate disappoints in crowd, not in content

March 24, 2017

The SGA election progressed another step closer to next week’s vote for candidates Allan Daly and Courtney Kampert during the annual debate on Mar. 20 in Gavle 3. The debate, due to the lack of opposition,...

Allan Daly and Courtney Kampert speak with Kumail Hussain at the SGA Meet and Greet. Photo by Lu Gerdemann.

SGA candidate applications surprise with unopposed election

March 17, 2017

Junior Allan Daly will be running for Student Government President during the next few weeks with his running mate, Junior Courtney Kampert. The pair, who have been planning their campaign and platform...

SAGA causes tie and invalid votes in SGA debate

SAGA causes tie and invalid votes in SGA debate

March 6, 2017

The Student Government Association meeting held on Thursday of Week Nine held one of the most eventful debates of the school year thus far after a contingency from SAGA. The debate consisted of six different...

SGA replaces second Executive Board member

February 2, 2017

The Student Government Executive Board is having their second major role switch of the year, as Secretary Caitlin Slone will graduate a term early, prompting her replacement by senior Amanda Ico for the...

SGA launches Diversity Campaign

Rachel Leman October 21, 2016

The Augustana SGA Executive Board traveled to Washington DC Thursday through Sunday of Week 7 to attend the American Student Government Association’s National Student Government Summit in order to strengthen...

SGA Update: week eight

Rachel Leman October 20, 2016

Week eight's SGA meeting held two contingency requests votes since the new Contingency Request forms were ratified a few weeks earlier. The first request came from a Pepsico representative, Don Umland,...

SGA update: week six

Rachel Leman October 6, 2016

The Student Government Association had no meeting during Week 6 of this term. SGA President Charlie Bentley and the rest of the Executive Board decided that during Homecoming week Senators would be better...

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