ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (December 10, 2019) — Each year, Augustana College athletes are selected by their head coaches to attend an athletic leadership program during the fall semester. These athletes have demonstrated leadership qualities already in their respective sports, and have the ability to learn and refine their skills through the program.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (October 2, 2019) — The following Augustana students completed internships across the nation this summer, ranging from working with big corproations to nonprofit organizations

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (August 12, 2019) — Augustana College student Justin Verlinden of East Moline, Illinois, completed a presitigous research internship at the Baylor College of Medicine. He took part in testing novel brain-imaging methods as part of a larger Alzheimer's Disease research project taking place in the lab.

Verlinden, who is majoring in neuroscience and biology, will be a senior this fall.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (June 24, 2019) — Augustana College announced more than 1,000 students were named to the Dean's List for the 2019 spring term. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term.

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ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (April 18, 2019) — The "Excellence in the Liberal Arts Award" has been generously gifted by Professor Dan Lee of the Religion Department, and his wife, Ruth Lee. The purpose of this award is to reward excellence in the liberal arts, including student academic-achievement, amount of scholarly work done in the liberal-arts including the humanities, achievement in co-curricular programs, and leadership and service both on and off-campus.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (March 27, 2019) — Augustana College announced more than 1,000 students were named to the Dean's List for the 2018-19 winter term. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term.

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ROCK ISLAND, IL (February 18, 2019) — Coach David Thompson's Augustana cross country squad has earned All-Academic team honors from the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The USTFCCCA announced its All-Academic teams and individuals on Thursday. The Vikings were recognized for having a cumulative grade point average of 3.56 across their entire roster.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (February 18, 2019) — While turning in solid performances in the pool this winter, both the Augustana men's and women's swimming and diving teams have also proven worthy in the classroom during the 2018-19 season. Head coach Dan Lloyd's program landed Scholar All-America Team recognition for both the men and the women by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.

ROCK ISLAND, IL (01/23/2018)-- Augustana College announced 1,138 students were named to the Dean's List for the 2017 fall term. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term.

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