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Alumni profile—Lewis Nelson ’00

When Lewis Nelson graduated in 2000 he intended to become a high school history teacher. Instead, he spent the next seven years in the middle of history being made. Reading about wars in history classes had instilled a deep sense

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Meet Pat Grans — Augsburg’s volunteer coordinator

For Pat Grans, volunteering is a passion. As the new volunteer coordinator for the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations, she helps Augsburg alumni and friends find opportunities that spark their passions and connect them with the College. Since April,

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Young alumni—we are your voice!

The Young Alumni Council, representing grads from 1999-2009, was formed to advise the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations. The council has met monthly to provide a collective voice in the planning of the monthly Young Alumni Summer Series and

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Eye-Opener Breakfast series

The new Eye-Opener Breakfast series, co-sponsored by the Offices of Corporate and Foundation Relations and Alumni and Constituent Relations, has been a big hit among the College’s professional alumni. The Eye-Opener Breakfast series is designed to meet the needs of

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From the Alumni Board president …

The 2009-2010 Alumni Board (L to R) Bottom-row 1: Joyce Miller ’02, ’05 MAN; Daniel Hickle ’95, president; row 2: Nancy Nordlund ’91, ’07 MAL, secretary; Buffie Blesi ’90, ’97 MAL; John Stadler ’07 MAL, president-elect; row 3: Sharon Engelland

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Project IGNITE set to launch

Discover Italy with fellow Auggies “WAS IT IN SHORT, EVER TO BE ELSEWHERE WHEN ONE COULD BE IN ITALY” —EDITH WHARTON You are invited to join the fellowship of other Augsburg alumni and friends on a journey of discovery to

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Homecoming Convocation Award Recipients

Homecoming Convocation, held Friday, Oct. 12, at 10 a.m. in Hoversten Chapel, will honor our Distinguished Alumni, First Decade, and Spirit of Augsburg awardees along with our 50-year club members and faculty and staff emeriti. The First Decade Award Jasmina

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Patrick Flood ’08

Interviewed by Jennifer L. Hipple, Weekend College Student B.S., social work, with a minor in religion Patrick Flood, a 2008 graduate, reflected on his four years at Augsburg… “During opening convocation in 2004, the freshmen marched to the chapel as

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