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Short Study Abroad/Away Courses for Next Year – Earn Credit Off Campus

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Short-term study abroad & away in Spring or Summer 2023 is a great way to earn credits and get off-campus! All programs fulfill the Augsburg Experience requirement:

• Spring Break travel to Los Angeles, CA
• WST 220: Topics: Race, Gender and Hollywood – fulfills a Humanities requirement

• Spring break travel to Guatemala
• Course: RLN 409 (fulfills Search for Meaning II) or RLN 480 – Keystone credit for some majors

• travel in May 17-31, 2023
• 2 courses. ENL + SOC/URB :
•ENL 280: Genres: Speculative Fictions (4 credits), Humanities LAF
•SOC/URB 111: City Life: Intro to Urban Sociology (4 credits), SBS LAF
•SOC/URB 295: Living Green in Amsterdam (4 credits), elective

•Summer 2023 Term 1, travel in Greater Minnesota (location TBD)
•Choose 1 course, with optional INS add on:
•SOC 495 – Sociology topics elective
•THR 295 -Topics in Theater – LAF Fine Arts
•INS 292 – 2 credits – optional

• Travel in May/June 2023
•Choose 1 science course and/or the religion course:
•CHM 102 with Lab: fulfills Science w/ Lab (does not count toward Chm major or minor)
•SCI 490: Integrated Science Keystone Integrated Science
•RLN 205: Topics in Religion – may fulfill Search for Meaning II or Humanities LAF


• Travel in May 2023
•Choose 1 course:
•ECO 315: Money and Banking
•BUS 362: International Business

• Spanish language courses: beginner to advanced levels, as well as specialty courses in Medical Spanish and Spanish for Ministry
• 4 study sessions in summer – choose the one (or more!) that works for you!

Got questions? Get in touch:

Check out all the program offerings here

General Announcements

Welcome Kezia Burrows to Multicultural Life

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Kezia Burrows, Pan-Afrikan Student Services Program Manager joins the Department of Multicultural Life on Monday, July 25. They come to us with experience in management in healthcare and sales, programming at College of Saint Benedict, and most recently as Direct Care Program Supervisor at Sevita. Please stop by their office in Oyate Commons, Christenson Center Suite 2 next week.

Parking Permits 2022-2023

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Hello everyone,

Just wanted to let everyone know about the 2022-23 Parking Permits that’ll go on sale August 1st. The order in which individuals can purchase a permit will go like this:

Aug 1st – Fac/Staff, Seniors, Grad Students
Aug 2nd – Juniors
Aug 3rd – Sophomores
Aug 4th – First Year Commuters

The prices are listed below (semester/year):

Student Resident: $195/$390

Student Commuter: $179/$358

AU/Graduate: $61/$121

Adjunct Faculty or Part-Time Staff (below .5 FTE): $105/$210

Full-Time Faculty/Staff: $252/$504

Luther Underground*: $470/$1,400

OGC Underground*: $505/$1,515

Please email if you have any questions

STEM Programs is Hiring a Part-Time Administrative Assistant – Please Share

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The Augsburg University STEM Programs Office is hiring a very part-time (8-12 hours per week) administrative assistant to support our work with several National Science Foundation (NSF) grants. This position is a great opportunity to be a valued member of a team supporting STEM students at Augsburg as well as at our partner community colleges. Work hours are flexible.

We are seeking someone with strong organizational skills, comfort with technology, and ability to support scheduling and agendas for multi-institutional collaborative projects. This position is open to both internal and external candidates. Feel free to contact if you or your contacts have any questions about the job posting.

STEM Programs Administrative Assistant Position Description

HR: Inside Augsburg Link Changes

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Links on Inside Augsburg have been updated in preparation for our August 1st switchover from Hirezon to Smart Recruiters.

Users who are logged in will see two new menu items under “Administrative Tasks”:
– Talent Searches, which will take users to Smart Recruiters to manage job postings or apply for internal positions. Note: Smart Recruiters is currently open to Hiring Managers only. Job postings will switch to the new platform August 1st.
– Employee Toolkit, which will bring users to the HR Website’s “Employee Toolkit” section for the most commonly accessed employee resources and forms.

Need to access the current Hirezon/Interview exchange platform for job searches? Open the Employee Toolkit (see above) and find the “Hirezon/Interview Exchange Login” on the right-hand sidebar.

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QTBIPOC Interviews: Help With a Senior Thesis

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My name is Ranen (he/him), a senior at Washington University. I am currently working my senior thesis about the intimate experiences of cis queer men of color. My research will contribute to a paper on the subject, which I’d be happy to share afterwards. I’m looking to conduct interviews with queer men of color in college ranging from 30 minutes to an hour.

If anyone wants to reach out with questions or is interested in my work, you can contact me at

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McNair Scholars Research Presentations – Thursday, July 21

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One component of the TRIO McNair Scholars Program is a 10-week summer research project. Each year students work with a faculty mentor on a specific topic, culminating in a final paper and presentation. Next week students will present their research at the 2022 National McNair Conference at UCLA. If you would like the opportunity to see these presentations at Augsburg, please join us on Thursday, July 21, from 9:00am to 2:00pm in Hagfors 150. This event is open to all students, faculty and staff.

Note: Individual presentations are 12 minutes long. There will be time at the end of each group for questions and evaluations.

For a full list of research titles, please click on the link at the bottom of the page.

Group 1 (SSHA): 9:00 – 10:00

Aaliyah Abdi, Clinical Psychology
Dr. Alex Ajayi

Roseline Ameyaw, Clinical Psychology
Dr. Alex Ajayi

Zuani Ventura, Clinical Psychology
Drs. Alex Ajayi & Evren Guler

Group 2 (NSMSCS): 10:10 – 11:05

Edwin Panora, Physics
Dr. Moumita Dasgupta

Kong Yang, Physics
Dr. Moumita Dasgupta

Xeng Yang, Computer Science
Dr. John Zobitz

Group 3 (SSHA): 11:15 – 12:10

Madison Blevins, Biopsychology
Dr. Ben Denkinger

Natalia Castillo, Psychology
Dr. Ben Denkinger

Stephanie Gomez Olmedo, Biopsychology
Dr. Ben Denkinger

Group 4 (SSHA): 12:20 – 1:15

Anaiya Martin, Political Science
Dr. Sarah Combellick-Bidney

Shelley Pacheco, Sociology
Dr. Nancy Fischer

Jose Ramirez Martin, Sociology
Dr. Nancy Fischer

Group 5 (SSHA): 1:20 – 2:00

Debi Bayisa, Social Work
Dr. Melissa Hensley

Ingri Ramirez Martin, Sociology
Dr. Melissa Hensley

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