Monday, February 11, 2013
Two Buffalo Grove residents are competing in Augustana College's T-shirt contest. Community members can cast votes to help one of them become the "People's Choice" category winner and receive $1,000.
Monday, February 11
Two high school seniors from Buffalo Grove are among the students competing for five $1,000 scholarships to Augustana College. Augustana’s Good Fit T-shirt contest invites prospective students to submit photos of themselves wearing the Augustana shirts they received during campus visits. This year’s contestants include Jesse Hall, who is a senior at Stevenson High School, and Alexander Wright, a senior at Buffalo Grove High School. Votes cast on the site will determine which prospective student wins the college’s “People’s Choice” scholarship. Awards will also be administered by a panel of Augustana judges for best action shot, the best photo taken in a famous location, a photo taken at another college and a photo taken with an Augustana …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Honor is given to those who achieve at least a 3.5 GPA.
Tuesday, January 22
Augustana College fall term Dean's List Two Buffalo Grove residents were named to the fall 2012 Dean's List at Augustana College. Brandon Motzel, a first-year student, and Courtney Poders, a sophomore, were recognized for maintaining a grade-point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a selective four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. Augustana is recognized for the innovative program Augie Choice, which provides each student up to $2,000 to pursue a high-impact learning experience such as study abroad, an internship or research with a professor. Alumni include 140 Academic All-Americans, a Nobel laureate, 12 college presidents and other distinguished leaders. The college …
Friday, June 1, 2012
Lundell received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and anthropology.
Buffalo Grove resident Katherine Lundell graduated from Augustana College in Rock Island with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in English and anthropology. The commencement ceremony, which included 558 undergraduates, was held May 20. Augustana College is a private, liberal arts college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Enrollment consists of 2,500 students, where 90 major areas of study are offered. The university was founded in 1860 and is located on a 115-acre campus near the Mississippi River.