SUBMITTED BY: ALEX HO AND TAYLOR JOHNSON As you may already know, this is a big year for politics in the province and the country. This spring, there will be a provincial election, followed by a federal election in the fall. Engaging students in governance is a priority for the ASA that myself, Alex Ho,… Read More Get Out the Vote: Engage with Provincial Politics
An Interview with Dr. Evan Fraser by BRIANNA LORENTZ On March 23, 2017 Dr. Evan Fraser of the University of Guelph came to Augustana to teach us about food security in the face of a rapidly growing population; he is the Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security and brought a wealth of knowledge to… Read More Augustana Learns How to Feed 9 Billion
University of Alberta Model United Nations Takes DC by JENNIFER HA From Friday, November 10th to Sunday, November 13, 2016, the University of Alberta’s Model United Nations team attended the National Model United Nations conference held in Washington, D.C. Over a thousand students from eighty different universities throughout the world were at the conference. University… Read More U.N.derstanding Diplomacy
by KEN WINDER Yes. Donald J. Trump won the election. A joke America took seriously. Instead of focusing on the many failings of Trump, which are too numerous to mention, let’s focus on what this election means for Canada and the citizens of North America. Where the United States leads, Canada has the potential to… Read More #Trumped
by KEN WINDER The Augustana Student Association’s Fall General Meeting happened in late October. The meeting consisted of an address, the budget, question period, and the discussions of the new academic calendar, sexual assault, and the fee referendum. During the first hour of the general meeting, council members and representatives gave their address. Each… Read More What Has That Sneaky ASA Been Up To?