Local students graduate from Augustana College Print
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Monday, 01 February 2010 13:46

ROCK ISLAND, IL (01/29/2010)(readMedia)-- Augustana College is pleased to announce the fall graduates of 2009. Students were awarded their Bachelor of Arts degree at the completion of fall term in November.

From your area, the following students graduated:

  • Andrew Brown from Port Bryon, IL who majored in business management
  • Katherine Caldwell from Moline, IL who majored in theatre
  • Adam Friedrich from Port Bryon, IL who majored in philosophy
  • Clayton Holst from Davenport, IA who majored in biology
  • Emilie Malone from Davenport, IA who majored in sociology
  • Zachary Newcomb from Rock Island, IL who majored in philosophy
  • Kate Nielsen from Davenport, IL who majored in biology
  • Mourad Belahsen was awarded their Bachelor of Arts degree at the completion of the summer term in August.  Belahsen, from Moline, majored in business finance.

About Augustana: Founded in 1860 and situated on a 115-acre campus near the Mississippi River, Augustana College is a private, liberal arts institution affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The college enrolls 2,500 students from diverse geographic, social, ethnic and religious backgrounds and offers more than 60 majors and areas of study. Augustana employs 226 faculty and has a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Augustana continues to do what it has always done: challenge and prepare students for lives of leadership and service in our complex, ever-changing world.