Category: Variety

JL Beers takes burgers to a new level

Eatery offers quirky take on typical burger joint KAYLYN DEITER kkdeiter13@ole.augie.edu   Burgers, fries and local brews—really, what could be better? All three can be found at JL Beers on Phillips Avenue, an uptown spin on the classic burger joint.…

James Jennings brings SPUnK to life

Curiosity meets creativity in new podcast ERIN MAIROSE elmairose13@ole.augie.edu If you tune into senior James Jennings’ new podcast series, SPUnK, you may learn a few things you’ve never thought of before, such as who came up with the idea of…

Professors Spencer and O’Hara bringing the jungle to Augustana students

Maya cross jewelry sales: a cross-cultural collaboration MATTHEW SCHILLING maschilling13@ole.augie.edu For the last decade, biology professor Craig Spencer and philosophy professor David O’Hara have led students into the heart of the Mayan jungle in Peten, Guatemala. After a decade, Spencer…

Bringing chess back to life on Augustana’s campus

Club hosts first tournament in six years, reignites interest in chess SHAUNA PAULI sdpauli16@ole.augie.edu   Augustana students sat at three long tables decorated with blue-and white-checked chess boards, rules and score sheets, intent on formulating intelligent moves. Hunched over in…