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Fitness Center Christmas Break Hours

submitted by connell@augsburg.edu

Christmas Break Fitness Center and Weight Room Hours

Fri., Dec. 21 – 6am – 8pm
Sat., Dec. 22 – 8am – 6pm
Sun., Dec. 23 – 8am – 6pm
Mon., Dec. 24 – Closed
Tues., Dec. 25 – Closed
Wed., Dec. 26 – 8am – 7pm
Thur., Dec. 27 – 8am – 10pm
Fri., Dec. 28 – 8am – 10pm
Sat., Dec. 29 – 8am – 6pm
Sun., Dec. 30 – 8am – 6pm
Mon., Dec. 31 – Closed
Tues., Jan. 1 – Closed
Wed., Jan. 2 – 6am – 10pm

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Stock the Campus Cupboard shelves for break

submitted by greena@augsburg.edu

Help support Augsburg students over the holiday break.

Faculty and staff are encouraged to bring contributions to Augsburg’s Campus Cupboard at the December 20 Faculty and Staff Holiday Party – Hagfors 150, 3-5 pm

Students have requested the following:
Personal care items (shampoo, deodorant, tampons, etc.)
Snack foods (granola bars, trail mix, chips, crackers, etc.)
Jars of peanut butter and other nut butters
Sandwich bread
Canned chicken
Canned fruit
Jars of pasta sauce
Cereal
Granola
Cheese
Apples/bananas/oranges
Ramen
**Items that reflect the various food preferences and dietary needs of our diverse student body are appreciated!

Augsburg’s Campus Cupboard will be setting up hours to open over the holiday break. Donations are also accepted at anytime in the green bin near Einsteins.

http://inside.augsburg.edu/foodshelf/

Phillips Scholarship: Make Change In Your Community

submitted by bouzardg@augsburg.edu

Apply to be a Phillips Scholar!

The Phillips Scholars Program recognizes and rewards private college students who strive to make life better for those with unmet needs. Applicants are challenged to think creatively and become community-service leaders by developing a project to meet an unmet need in Minnesota communities. Phillips Scholars receive scholarships during their junior and senior years, and a stipend to complete a project during the summer between junior and senior year.

This preliminary application is used to select two finalists from Augsburg University who will then develop a full proposal to be submitted to the Minnesota Private College Council for the scholarship. This will include a 5-7 page project proposal, official transcript, and 3 letters of recommendation. Staff members of the Sabo Center will help finalist complete their applications.

You must be a sophomore during the 2018-2019 school year to apply.

Read more about the Phillips Scholarship program here: https://www.mnprivatecolleges.org/giving/our-scholarships/phillips-scholars-program

Preliminary application (see link, below): Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 11:59 p.m.

Full applications will be due February 8, 2019.

Preliminary Phillips Scholarship Application Due January 23

NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship for STEM students: deadline Jan. 18, 2019

submitted by dores@augsburg.edu

Students can now apply for the 2018-19 NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship Program at Augsburg University. This scholarship program supports the advancement of academically focused undergraduates seeking professional careers in the natural sciences, especially space physics & engineering, mathematics, and science/mathematics education.

This competitive program awards 6 scholarships for spring semester, 2019, in the following areas:

1. Emerging Scholarship (Sophomore-Junior). Four scholarships of $1000 to encourage students whose course of study shows progress in meeting the criteria of this scholarship program.
2. Enhanced Scholarship (Sophomore-Senior). Two scholarships of $2000 to support students who have shown considerable progress in meeting the criteria of this scholarship program.

Strong candidates for the grant will be students who…
-are a sophomore, junior, or senior majoring in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, computer science, pre-engineering, or mathematics/science education;
-can demonstrate strong academic performance and leadership within their major area; and
-show an interest in contributing to NASA’s mission.

Please note that students from traditionally underrepresented groups in science and mathematics fields are especially encouraged to apply. No applicant shall be denied consideration based on race, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, or ability.
Deadline for application: Friday, January 18, 2019.

More information about the scholarship, along with links to the application packets, can be found on the link below. If you need this information in alternative form, please contact STEM programs at stem@augsburg.edu.

NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

Thanks to A’viands for Late Night Breakfast

submitted by garvey@augsburg.edu

Thanks to A’viands Food Service for Late Night Breakfast which included traditional favorites and delicacies – nearly 400 students enjoyed great food and great socializing (and some singing – thanks KAUG!).

The serving team included Augsburg President Pribbenow, Day Student Government President Brandon Williams, faculty and staff Marc Isaacson, Jennifer Simon, Diane Pike, Ruby Murillo, Ryan Hoye, Melissa Lee, Dianne Detloff, Ben Smethhurst, and Doug Rosenberg.
The cheese and ham omelet team was Carol Enke and Matt Maruggi.

Congratulations to November’s Auggie Pride Recipients

submitted by stepkad@augsburg.edu

Congratulations to Sheila Fox Wassink, Disability Specialist and Hana Salad, EAST Program Manager for receiving the November Auggie Pride Awards. Their impact on Augsburg’s students is unmeasurable as they constant go above and beyond their call of duty. Staff Senate admires their outstanding work and are honored to award them with this month’s Auggie Pride Award.

Learn more about November’s Auggie Pride Award Recipients

Event Announcements

Library Services During Winter Break

submitted by holleric@augsburg.edu

Lindell Library closes at 5 PM Friday, December 21 and reopens Monday, January 7 at 9 AM. While we are closed to the public during this time, library services are available on an appointment basis to any member of the Augsburg community. Library staff will provide service by appointment 9 AM – 5 PM on the following dates:

Wednesday, December 26
Thursday, December 27
Friday, December 28
Wednesday, January 2
Thursday, January 3
Friday, January 4

To make an appointment, faculty, students or staff may contact us at refdesk@augsburg.edu or x1604.

Lindell Library

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