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Kate Elliott

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The fatherhood bonus and the motherhood penalty

The fatherhood bonus and the motherhood penalty

Groundbreaking research by alumna Michelle Budig ’93 sheds light on wage gap between fathers and mothers

  Michelle Budig’s story is deeply woven into her pioneering research to expose gender inequality and examine family policies in the workforce. The product of an outspoken dental receptionist… more >

Women of influence

Women of influence

Augsburg outscores national average of female coaches, supports inclusive culture across Athletics department

“Only priests and participants’ fathers can be anywhere near the pool,” three St. Catherine’s nuns echoed in protest as Augsburg’s 1963 swim instructor, Malcolm “Mac” Gimse, led then… more >

Winning the long game

Winning the long game

Meaningful, relevant workshops equip students to excel in the classroom, competition, and their careers

Student-athletes file past tables, stacking breadsticks on mounds of pasta, but this crew isn’t carb-loading for the next matchup. The nearly 550 students from Augsburg’s 19… more >

On the spot: Kaycee Rogers

On the spot: Kaycee Rogers

Education expert describes how an inclusive, agile K-12 model can help Minnesota classrooms make the grade

It’s simple math: Fewer people are entering the teaching profession, more are leaving it, and many educators lack the qualifications required to teach Minnesota’s increasingly diverse student… more >

Play with purpose

Play with purpose

Special Olympics Minnesota and Augsburg College team up

Hundreds of fans line sturdy oak bleachers. All eyes are on a group of athletes in college basketball jerseys. There are short ones, tall ones, fast ones, and slow ones… more >

Navigating uncharted waters

Navigating uncharted waters

First-ever River Semester pushes boundaries of experiential learning

The River Semester was billed as an experiential learning opportunity: engage in a full load of political, environmental, and physical education courses—reinforced by a research project—while canoeing down… more >

Sideline support

Sideline support

Augsburg athletic trainers collaborate across campus and within the community to achieve a holistic approach to the safety and wellness of student-athletes

Augsburg athletic trainers collaborate across campus and within the community to achieve a holistic approach to the safety and wellness of student-athletes… more >

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