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Navigating Student Wellness Special Issue

Navigating Student Wellness Special Issue

WatchTower Team May 7, 2019

Student Wellness Issue (cover) - Designed by Kevin Donovan Student Wellness Issue (page 2) - Table of Contents Student Wellness Issue (page 3) - Sexual health resources on campus Student Wellness Issue...

Letter to the Editor

May 4, 2018

To whom it may concern, In the most recent published special edition of The Observer, a sexual assault victim's story not only specifically mentioned our fraternity, Phi Mu Alpha, but also placed blame...

Sexual assault task force established

Thea Gonzales February 14, 2018

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...

Augustana students walk across campus on their way to the Quad City Botanical Center during the walk to support sexual assault survivors. Photo by Kevin Donovan

Augustana pushes for sexual violence reform together

Thea Gonzales February 10, 2018

Light rain and winter chill washed over the LED candle-holding hands of Augustana students, faculty, staff and administration as they walked from the campus library to the Quad City Botanical Center in...

Members of the Augustana community march across 5th Ave. from the Thomas Tredway Library to the Quad City Botanical Center on Saturday, Feb. 3 for the event “Take Care of All of Us: Bringing Survivors’ Voices into the Light,” Photo by Tony Dzik.

Augie community walks together to “Take Care Of All Of Us”

Brady Johnson February 4, 2018

Developing story: check out augustanaobserver.com for the latest details. NEWS BRIEF: The Augustana community came together to support survivors who want to speak out and add their voices to the discussion...

Senior Margaret Gros thanks the students who stood outside the Greek Council meeting as a sign of support. Photo by Tony Dzik.

Title IX unrest: sexual assault on campus

Thea Gonzales January 31, 2018

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...

The stories behind your meal swipes

The stories behind your meal swipes

December 14, 2017

By Sophie Reid, Brady Johnson, Thea Gonzales, and Collin Schopp Graphic by Kevin Donovan Step One: Tuition and Fees It takes a little less than $75 million to run Augustana College. Roughly 50 percent...

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