Author: Mirror

World reactions to North Korea’s missiles

GRACE WALLIN gmwallin17@ole.augie.edu Thousands of citizens in Northern Japan awoke to sirens and emergency alerts early on Friday, Sept. 15.  North Korea fired a ballistic missile across Japan, spurring a government warning, called a “J-Alert”, which sent citizens into a…

Congress, take notice: dreamers enrich America

GRACE WALLIN gmwallin17@ole.augie.edu “Good morning. I am here today to announce that the program known as DACA that was effectuated under the Obama Administration is being rescinded,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Tuesday, Sept. 5.  It was anything but…

University receives $375,000 sustainability grant

STEPHANIE SANCHEZ sasanchez15@ole.augie.edu  Augustana University received a prominent grant to promote sustainability on campus over the summer from an international, multi-million dollar grantmaker. The three-year, $375,000 grant from the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation was gifted to the university fund its…

God bless America: Is nationalism dangerous?

No, nationalism essential to bringing countries together JACOB KNUTSON jaknutson15@ole.augie.edu Think nationalism, and images of the tiki-torch-lit “Unite the Right Rally” in Charlottesville last month may rightly come to mind. You might imagine a mass of brainwashed citizens praising an…