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Five innovations from the COVID-19 pandemic

Five innovations from the COVID-19 pandemic

Phea Gonzalez March 7, 2021

As talk spreads about the COVID-19 vaccine, now is a good time to reflect on some recent innovations that have come about as a result of the pandemic. Widespread accessibility to online events With...

Majority of student body visits CORE

April 25, 2015

After almost a year since Augustana implemented a center devoted to career development, statistics show CORE is being utilized by the majority of the student body. “We have a 98 percent referral rate,”...

Tinder information was taken from Tinder.com, the New York Times and CNN.
Graphic by Ryan Silvola.

Students: Tinder more of a dating game

March 29, 2015

Taking away the stigma of online dating is Tinder, a dating app where users decide in seconds if someone is attractive or not with a smile swipe left or right. Tinder is a social networking app for the...

Email filtering may be just a few clicks away

December 21, 2014

Every Augustana student and faculty member receives countless emails per week and even per day from groups on campus. These emails range from asking students to join a club, attend a social function, donate...

ITS improves WiFi system

December 17, 2014

Some Augustana students may have noticed that the campus' wireless has been behaving differently lately. The ITS department  implemented a new wireless system, called Ruckus, that was deployed over the...

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