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By: Annie Wheeler

Students stress about the parking fiasco

Michelle Quinn March 5, 2020

Unfortunately for the faculty and students of Augustana, the parking on campus is less than sufficient and changes need to be made. One major issue with parking is that there simply are not enough spots....

It’s a winter wonderland at Augustana

Alex McLean January 29, 2019

January of 2019 has had awful weather for the Midwest. We’ve had about 3 snow storms and temperatures have been subzero more than once per day. During this time most students hope for Augustana’s College...

Facilities prepares campus for snow

Thea Gonzales December 9, 2016

Facilities and grounds are currently readying the Augustana campus for snowfall. According to Facilities Director, Joseph Scifo, facilities is presently well-equipped with stores of three types of snow...

Lauren Mainz/Observer Staff
After more than 11 inches of snow covered campus on Sunday, facilities services employees worked diligently to clear the way for students and faculty to walk to class. Joe Scifo, director of facilities, says facilities services’s goal when it snows is to have all roads, walkways, stairs and loading docks cleared within 24 hours.

Facilities cleans up winter mess

February 4, 2015

With winter weather in full swing, the facilities services department is busy working to keep campus safe and snow free. As unpredictable as winter weather may be, Joe Scifo, director of facilities, said...

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