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Speaker gives out of world lecture

Carly Davis November 7, 2019

Jose Hernandez, a NASA astronaut and engineer, came to Augustana’s Olin Auditorium on Nov. 5 to speak at the 2019 Lawrence H. Roys Lecture. The visit coincides with the 50th anniversary year of Augustana’s...

Trump’s scientific decisions worry STEM students

September 14, 2017

On Friday, Sept. 8, President Donald Trump nominated Oklahoma Rep. Jim Bridenstine to run NASA, a controversial move in the eyes of many. Bridenstine is a noted skeptic of climate change, similar to Trump's...

Global Affect hosts climate change demonstration

December 8, 2015

Students show support for climate change awareness one shoe at a time. Global Affect, an organization that focuses on environmental preservation, is coordinating a demonstration on Thursday at 10:30 a.m....

Shrinking Aral Sea marks bigger problem

October 1, 2014

News broke to the world on Monday that the Aral Sea is nearly dried up. This massive lake, once the fourth largest in the world, has been decimated by Soviet Russian irrigation projects, according to a...

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