ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (June 2, 2020) — The Augustana College Board of Trustees and President Steve Bahls have agreed to a contract renewal that continues his presidency through May 2022.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 21, 2020) — Dr Wes Brooks, Augustana’s dean of students and vice president of student life, credits students in a public-health course for pushing forward an idea to add a clinic on campus to host the student services focused on wellness and well-being.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (April 29, 2020) — Augustana's location in the Quad Cities has always been important. And, now more than ever, the college can play a pivotal role for local students as they look at their college options.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (April 22, 2020) — On the eve of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Augustana College President Steven Bahls is announcing early plans to place solar panels on four campus buildings.

Once fully-installed, solar power will provide about 8% of the college’s annual electric energy-needs.

Solar units will be added to the rooftops of four buildings:

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (April 17, 2020) — Augustana College received welcome news after a four-year accreditation process and after an 11-month and $3.5-million construction project on Brodahl Hall.

College professors and students were thrilled to earn accreditation for a new graduate program in speech-language pathology by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (April 15, 2020) — Augustana College senior Haley DeGreve (’20), a native of Moline, Illinois, has received the George Orley Student Mental Health Advocate Award through the


ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (March 5/2020) — For an undergrad, declaring your major in college is a milestone event. For the first time ever, 10 Augustana students have officially declared majors in data analytics, along with 40 students declaring minors.