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Lights, cameras, little action:

For almost two years, Augustana Student Association’s 

Co-Curriculum Committee has been pushing for new lights and updated 


security cameras in the Bergsaker parking lot, but numerous hurdles have continuously floundered solutions.


Whenever freshman Lily Giildenzopf walks to her car in the Bergsaker parking lot at night, she never goes alone.

“I usually go with my roommate or my friends,” Giildenzopf said. “I do not really feel that comfortable with going to my car at night. During the day, it is fine.”

Her precaution is commonplace on campus, stretching back to when junior Clair Hammerschmidt was a freshman. Continue reading



Vikings conquer Peru State

Vikings take third straight win in overtime shootout against Peru state, win 97-94


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The Vikings narrowly beat Peru State Tuesday night in an overtime thriller with a final score of 97-94, earning their third win of the season.

The Vikings were led by two double-doubles from two starters, Jordan Spencer and Adam Dykman. Spencer racked up 21 points with 10 assists, earning the seventh double-double of his career, while Dykman dropped 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.

The men’s basketball team has made headway into the 2017-2018 season with a roster full of fresh faces hoping to continue success of years past.  Continue reading


Worship Night sets a space for praise and union among AU and USF students



Cody Bollweg, a student at the University of Sioux Falls, opened the night with a prayer over the crowd of 200 students.

“Lord, I pray that 26th St. would not be a wall in between us but that we could just all come together in worship,” Bollweg said.

With many hands already in the air, students from Augustana University and the University of Sioux Falls joined together in worship. Continue reading