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Augustana Announces Viking Flex Plan for Fall Semester 2020

​Augustana announced today its Viking Flex Plan for Fall Semester 2020, with classes set to begin on campus in late August. The university plans to proceed with a hybrid/flexible approach, which will include both face-to-face and virtual...
18-May-2020 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Augustana University Names Director of the MBA Degree Program

Augustana has named Dr. Anissa Goehring as its inaugural Director of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program. The university announced in November of 2019 it would be adding an MBA degree to its graduate education portfolio,...
11-May-2020 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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University's Studio 47 Releases New Podcast 'Alone Together: Conversations Amid COVID-19'

Augustana University’s recording studio, Studio 47, has released its newest podcast “Alone Together: Conversations Amid COVID-19,”  intended to capture the lives of those in the AU community and how each of them is uniquely affected by the...
1-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Donation Aids Nursing Transition to Virtual Clinical Simulation

With the help of generous funding from the Sheldon F. Reese Foundation, Augustana has added a virtual clinical simulation software package to support the nursing program clinical experiences through the end of the semester and into the summer.
27-Apr-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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University Announces Dean for School of Education

Augustana University announced today that Dr. Laurie Daily has been named the inaugural Dean of the School of Education.
24-Apr-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Six Students Named 2020 Covenant Award Recipients

Six students received the 2020 Covenant Award in a virtual ceremony held on the evening of Friday, April 17, recognized for their exemplary commitment to the core values at Augustana University.
20-Apr-2020 8:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Undergraduate Student Audrey Cope Named 2020 Truman Scholar

Augustana University undergraduate Audrey Cope ‘21 is one of just 62 college students nationwide to receive the prestigious 2020 Truman Scholar Award, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation announced Wednesday evening. Cope is the tenth...
16-Apr-2020 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Class of 2019: 99% of Graduates Employed in Major or Chosen Field

According to a newly published report, 99 percent of recent Augustana University graduates seeking employment are employed in their major or chosen field.
26-Feb-2020 4:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Dark Matter Sheds Light to Medical Technology

Dr. Drew Alton, associate professor of physics at Augustana University, is conducting research on how dark matter can be applied to improve future PET [positron emission tomography] detectors, which offer imaging scans that allow doctors to check...
20-May-2019 3:50 PM EDT

Augustana University Law and Sociology Professors, currently traveling with students in London, available to discuss Brexit Vote

15-Jan-2019 7:20 PM EST

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