Professsor Ian Wilson Appointed Director of the Ronning Centre Posted on March 2, 2017

Congratulations to professor Ian Wilson, the newly appointed Director of the Chester Ronning Centre. See the official announcement from Dean Allen Berger, posted below. ** Dear friends and supporters of the Chester Ronning Centre, Many of you gave generously of your time in the recent search process for the next Director of the Ronning Centre, …

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Love>Hate: Augustana Community Unites to Pay Respects Posted on February 1, 2017

Last night (Jan 31st), students, faculty, and community members joined together in the Faith and Life Lounge for the weekly Soup Supper, organized by the Augustana Chaplaincy. A memorial was set up for those who were killed and injured in the Quebec mosque shooting. Prior to the supper, two students shared their experiences relating to …

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This Moment in History – A Message from Dean Berger Posted on January 31, 2017

Jan 29th 2017 To the Augustana Community: I write this not as Dean, but simply as an American citizen. I have not always been proud of my country, whose history includes many blemishes and atrocities. But I have always believed that American ideals, which are inscribed in the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights, …

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Thank You Dr. Nicholas Wickenden Posted on December 1, 2016

The Ronning Centre community would like to express its deep appreciation for the work of Dr. Nicholas Wickenden. The elegance and high quality of the Ronning Centre publications reflect his love of and skill in creating specialized fonts, his fine sense of style, and his historian’s eye for detail. Throughout the inaugural decade of the …

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