Promoted faculty includes, from top left, Dr Sarah Lashley, Dr Jessica Schultz, Dr William (Bill) Peterson, Dr Kimberly Murphy, Dr Jacob Romaniello, and Dr M Wolff; from bottom left, Dr Lucy Burgchardt, Dr Todd Miller, Donna Hare, Dr Elizabeth Lawrence, and Stacy Barton

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 24, 2024) — Augustana College announces the advancement of eleven faculty members, including the awarding of tenure and promotions.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 15, 2024) — Augustana College announces the launch of Success Teams for every student beginning fall 2024. The innovative program builds upon the college’s track record of developing strong leaders, with a heightened focus on customized support.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 22, 2024) — Augustana College students will move out of residence halls Thursday through Saturday, May 23-25. The college will partner with local organizations to donate gently used items to the community.

Dean Wes Brooks and Officer Ryan Tone at the swearing in ceremony at the Hamann Concert Hall in Bergendoff Hall

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 22, 2024) Augustana College officials gathered May 14 to swear in Ryan Tone as a police officer for the Augustana College Police Department.

Augustana Police Chief Tom Phillis and Dean Wes Brooks led the ceremony, which was attended by Officer Tone’s family.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 20, 2024) — Augustana College senior Kenaya Allen, a political science and Asian studies major from St Louis, Illinois (61201), was nominated to submit a “More Than I Imagined” profile by Dr Elizabeth Lawrence, assistant professor of history.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 20, 2024) — Augustana College senior Jon Hutton, a history major from Moline, Ill. (61265), was nominated to submit a 'More Than I Imagined' profile by Dr Brian Leech, associate professor and chair of history.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 20, 2024) — Augustana College senior Roger Pavey Jr, a theatre arts and graphic design double major from LeClaire, Iowa (52753), was nominated to submit a “More Than I Imagined” profile by Vickie Phipps, associate professor of art and graphic design.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 20, 2024) — Augustana College will celebrate the commencement of nearly 500 Vikings representing 68 majors, nineteen states, and twenty countries at the college’s 164th annual convocation at 2PM on May 25 at the Vibrant Arena at the Mark. In addition to the address from Dr.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 15, 2024) — Augustana College students will present the Longview Park master plan to the City of Rock Island Parks and Recreation Board on Tuesday, May 21. The plan will help guide leaders in making decisions for future upgrades and projects for the more than a century-old park, located at 18th Avenue and 17th Street. The public is invited to the 5:30PM meeting at the Rock Island Fitness & Activity Center, 4303 24th St.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 3, 2024) Chef Joseph Yoon, a world-renowned chef and champion for the potential of insect agriculture, will present the Roys Lecture at Augustana College on Monday, May 13. Attendees will have an opportunity to eat food prepared by Yoon featuring insect ingredients.

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