Student Organization Details

Academic & Professional


American Music Therapy Association of Students

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2011-2012
Mission: The American Music Therapy Association of Students (AMTAS) promotes, encourages, and enhances the development of its members by creating, encouraging, and providing support lines between itself and the music therapy profession.
Website: www.augsburgmusictherapy.org
Advisor: Roberta Kagin
Music
612-330-1273

Augsburg Art Club

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2004-2005
Mission: Augsburg Art Club provides a forum for students interested in a wide range of visual arts (e.g., studio art, art history, architecture, etc.) to investigate, experience, produce, and exhibit art.
Advisor: Susan Boecher
Art
612-330-1282

Association of Computing Machinery at Augsburg College

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: The Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) at Augsburg College supports, celebrates, and advocates for the full engagement of students and faculties in all aspects of the computing field.
Contact: acm.org@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Noel Petit
Computer Science
612-330-1061
Shana Watters
Computer Science
612-330-1142

Augsburg Business Organization

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2001-2002
Mission: Augsburg Business Organization (ABO) promotes the study of business at Augsburg College, as well as brings students together who have an interest in discussing and advocating for business.
Website: http://www.augsburg.edu/business/abo/
Advisor: Marc Isaacson
Business Administration
612-330-1194

Augsburg Chemistry Society

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2004-2005
Mission: The Augsburg Chemistry Society brings together chemistry majors, minors, and students with chemistry interests at Augsburg College, as well as rallies support for the Augsburg chemistry program.
Contact: acs.org@augsburg.edu
Website: www.augsburg.edu/chemistry/augsburg-chemistry-society/
Advisor: Michael Wentzel
Chemistry
612-330-1129

Augsburg Exercise Science Club

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2012-2013
Mission: The Augsburg Exercise Science Club (AESC) encourages a lifestyle of exercise for those in the Augsburg community.  AESC aspires to embolden the Augsburg community with aspects of health, exercise science, and fitness for the purpose of facilitating participation and promoting a healthy active lifestyle with the intention to inspire activity.
Advisor: Anthony Clapp
Health/Physical Education
612-330-1618

Augsburg Psychology Association

Status: Pending Chartering
Applied: 2015-2016
Mission: The Augsburg Psychology Association aims to create a community of psychology students at Augsburg that work to increase students’ awareness of graduate school opportunities in psychology fields and current work of practitioners in the fields of psychology.
Advisor: Ben Denkinger
Psychology
612-330-1172

Augsburg Winds and Reeds Club

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Applied: 2014-2015
Mission: The Augsburg Winds and Reeds Club aims to establish awareness of classical music for the community at Augsburg College and to educate those interested in the music as well as reed-making.
Advisor: Merliee Klemp
Music
612-330-1609

Murphy Square

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: Murphy Square is the official literary and visual arts publication at Augsburg College, taking submissions and publishing the works of students and faculty.
Contact: murphysquare@augsburg.edu
Website: web.augsburg.edu/murphysquare
Advisor: Cary Waterman
English
612-330-1504

Society of Physics Students

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2003-2004
Mission: SPS advances and diffuses knowledge of the science of physics and encourages student interest in physics throughout the academic and local communities.
Website: www.augsburg.edu/physics/society-of-physics-students/
Advisor: Benjamin Stottrup
Physics
612-330-1035

Tri-Beta Biological Honors Society

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2006-2007
Mission: Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society is an honor and professional society for students of the biological sciences.
Advisors: Ann Impullitti
Biology
612-330-1072
Heather Hultquist
Biology
612-330-1077

Unbounded

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2004-2005
Mission: Unbounded brings mathematics majors, minors, and those interested in math together for social opportunities.
Advisor: Richard Flint
Mathematics
612-330-1710

Women in Film

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: Women in Film aims to enrich the community of Augsburg with knowledge and support of women in the film industry.
Advisors: Jenny Hanson
Communications Studies
612-330-1714
  Elise Marubbio
Communications Studies
612-330-1523

Women in Physics

Status: Pending Chartering
Applied: 2015-2016
Mission: Women in Physics promotes youth, with a focus on young girls, into science majors and careers, focusing on outreach and opportunities for science and science programs in local communities.
Advisor: Rebekah Dupont
STEM Programs
612-330-1042

Advocacy & Awareness


Augsburg Asian Student Association

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2004-2005
Mission: Augsburg Asian Student Association (AASA) strives to strengthen Asian awareness, to educate the Augsburg community about Asian American issues, and to support the voices and perspectives of Asian students at Augsburg College.
Contact: aasa@augsburg.edu
Website: www.augsburg.edu/panasian/augsburg-asian-student-association
Advisor: Hli Vang
Pan Asian Student Services
612-330-1530

Augsburg College Progressives

Status: Pending Chartering
Applied: 2015-2016
Mission: Augsburg College Progressives aims to connect students passionate about various progressive causes, campaigns, or candidates with opportunities for direct political action.
Advisors: Milda K. Hedblom
Political Science
612-330-1197
Jacqueline R. deVries
History
612-330-1193

Augsburg Indigenous Student Association

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2007-2008
Mission: Augsburg Indigenous Student Association (AISA) provides events that support the awareness of American Indian cultures and serves as a support network for students interested in Indigenous peoples and culture.
Contact: aisa@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Jennifer Simon
American Indian Student Services
612-330-1144

Augsburg Latin American Students

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2008-2009
Mission: Augsburg Latin American Students (ALAS) promotes, communicates, educates, and engages the broader Augsburg College and surrounding communities in learning about the Latin@ culture and encourages awareness and respect for students of Latin@ ancestry.
Contact: alas@augsburg.edu
Website: http://www.augsburg.edu/lss/allied-latinas-and-latinos/
Advisor: Dulce Monterrubio
Latin@ Student Services
612-330-1309

Coalition for Global Activism and Change

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: Coalition for Global Activism and Change is dedicated to fostering a community of informed citizens by raising awareness of issues of peace and security, violations of human rights, and current international issues. This group aims to inspire students to have an intrinsic motivation to actively engage in their communities with an educated global mindsetp and works as channel for the Augsburg community to take action on a global scale.
Contact: cgac@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Joe Underhill
612-330-1312
Political Science

International Student Organization

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: The International Student Organization (ISO) strives to plan educational, cultural and social events that will bring together international and American students to promote tolerance and intercultural understanding between them, as well as contribute to the successful intercultural adjustment and academic achievement of international students.
Contact: iso@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Jie He
International Student and Support Services
612-330-1659

MPIRG

Status: Other
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: MPIRG engages Augsburg College students in social justice and political advocacy.
Advisor: Christina Erickson
Social Work
612-330-1704

Pan-Afrikan Student Union

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: The Pan-Afrikan Student Union (PASU) builds and maintains mutually beneficial relationships with students of Afrikan descent.
Contact: pasu@augsburg.edu
Website: www.augsburg.edu/pan-afrikan/pasu.html
Advisor: Mohamed Sallam
Pan-Afrikan Student Services
612-330-1022

Queer Pride Alliance

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 1988-1989
Mission: Queer Pride Alliance (QPA) provides support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) community at Augsburg along with those other members who are allies. It also raises awareness about LGBTQIA issues and concerns to the entire Augsburg campus community.
Contact: qpa@augsburg.edu
Website: www.augsburg.edu/lgbtqia/queer-pride-alliance
Advisor: Michael Grewe
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex and Asexual Student Services
612-330-1499

Save the Kids

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: Save the Kids (STK) is a chapter of the national organization of the same name, which is a grass-roots fully-volunteer organization that is grounded in the values of Hip Hop activism and transformative justice, which advocates for alternatives to, and the end of, incarceration of all youth.
Contact: stk@augsburg.edu
Advisors: Susan O’Connor
Education
612-330-1494
Donna Patterson
Education
612-330-1567

Sisters for Success

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: Sisters for Success aims to empower, educate, and inspire Hmong women to lead a brighter future as leaders.
Advisor: Hli Vang
Pan Asian Student Services
612-330-1530

Students for Racial Justice

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2010-2011
Mission: Students for Racial Justice (SRJ) aims to educate, to raise awareness about, and to take action against racism within our community at Augsburg College.
Contact: srj.augsburg@gmail.com
Advisor: Joanne K. Reeck
Campus Activities and Orientation
612-330-1111

Students Supporting Israel at Augsburg College

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2014-2015
Mission: Students Supporting Israel shall (1) provide students with the opportunity to support the position of Israel in the Middle East, discuss fair media coverage of the area, and familiarize students with the current events and Israeli culture; (2) promote better understanding of Israel as a member of the family of nations as well as Israel’s fundamental right to exist within secure and recognized borders by openly discussing controversial topics related to Israel; and (3) provide an organized base for conducting activities such as information sessions, open discussion forums, film screening, guest speakers and informational displays related to the group’s interests.
Contact: ssi.org@augsburg.edu
Advisors: Katie Bishop
Academic Affairs
612-330-1117
Benjamin Kent
Academic Achievement
612-330-1366

Campus Media


Echo

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: The Echo is the official student newspaper of Augsburg College.
Contact: echo@augsburg.edu
612-330-1102
Website: augsburgecho.wordpress.com
Advisor: Boyd Koehler
Library
612-330-1018

KAUG Radio & Concert Promotion

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: KAUG is the official radio station of Augsburg College.
Contact: kaug@augsburg.edu
612-330-1595
Website: engage.augsburg.edu/kaug
Advisors: Michael Grewe
Campus Activities and Orientation
612-330-1499
Dain Estes
Music

Religious & Spiritual


Campus Ministry Student Organization

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: Before 2000
Mission: Campus Ministry Student Organization creates an environment in which all students feel welcomed to explore the message of Jesus Christ so that they can discover and fulfill their vocation as members of Christ’s body. It also seeks to foster dialogue between students and neighbors about faith, religion, and values. Campus Ministry welcomes all people of all faiths and religious backgrounds into study, worship, service, and fellowship.
Contact: campmin@augsburg.edu
612-330-1732
Website: www.augsburg.edu/campusministry
Advisors: Pastor Sonja Hagander
Campus Ministry
612-330-1735
Pastor Justin Lind-Ayers
Campus Ministry
612-330-1732

Muslim Student Association

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 2009-2010
Mission: The Muslim Student Association strives to promote unity among Muslim students and to raise awareness within the Augsburg community about the culture, history, and language of the Muslim community surrounding campus.
Contact: augsburgmsa@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Mohamed Sallam
Pan-Afrikan Student Services
612-330-1022

Special Interest


Augsburg Cheer Team

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: The Augsburg Cheer Team encourages crowd support at Augsburg Athletic events, primarily in the sports of football and men’s and women’s basketball.
Advisor: Samantha Hofer
Athletics

Augsburg College Pep Band 612

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2010-2011
Mission: Augsburg College Pep Band 612 strives to encourage the involvement of students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members to support Augsburg athletics through music and school spirit.
Advisor: Merilee Klemp
Music
612-330-1609

Augsburg Student Activities Council

Status: Commissioned Student Organization
Chartered: 1987-1988
Mission: The Augsburg Student Activities Council seeks to build community among Day students at Augsburg College through campus programming.
Contact: asac@augsburg.edu
Website: engage.augsburg.edu/asac
Advisor: Michael Grewe
Campus Activities and Orientation
612-330-1499

Brotherhood of Successful Scholars

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2011-2012
Mission: The Brotherhood of Successful Scholars aims to transform young boys into strong hardworking men. This organization is pursuing membership with the Iota Phi Theta fraternity.
Contact: bosscholars@augsburg.edu
Advisor: Mohamed Sallam
Pan-Afrikan Student Services
612-330-1022

Gamers United

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2013-2014
Mission: Gamers United is a place for all gamers to find social involvement and enjoyment in one or every form of gaming.
Advisor: Erik Steinmetz
Computer Science
612-330-1062

Mindfulness for Students Club

Status: Chartered Student Organization
Chartered: 2009-2010
Mission: The Mindfulness for Students Club provides an opportunity to learn mindfulness-based techniques for stress reduction and to provide a safe, supportive environment for students practicing mindfulness.
Advisor: Jon Vaughan-Fier
Center for Counseling and Health Promotion
612-330-1337

Snouts & Paws

Status: Pending Chartering
Applied: 2015-2016
Mission: Snouts and Paws aims to unite all animal lovers for a better cause.
Advisor: Shana Watters
Computer Science
612-330-1142

Student Government


Augsburg Day Student Government

Status: Student Government
Mission: Augsburg Day Student Government serves as the primary student voice and liaison between Day students and the administration, faculty, and staff of Augsburg College.
Contact: stugov@augsburg.edu
612-330-1110
Website: engage.augsburg.edu/stugov/
Advisors: Michael Grewe
Campus Activities and Orientation
612-330-1499
Joanne K. Reeck
Campus Activities and Orientation
612-330-1111