News from Augustana College


James Wheeler from Amenia  named to Augustana College’s

spring term Dean’s List

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (06/24/2019)– James Wheeler from Amenia was among the students named to Augustana College’s 2019 spring term Dean’s List.

Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a selective four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. The college is recognized for the innovative program Augie Choice, which provides each student up to $2,000 to pursue a high-impact learning experience such as study abroad, an internship or research with a professor. Current students and alumni include more than 170 Academic All-Americans, two Nobel laureates, 15 college presidents and other distinguished leaders. The college enrolls 2,500 students and is located along one of the world’s most important waterways, the Mississippi River, in a community that reflects the diversity of the United States.