Early into research that would eventually result in his pioneering “Forty Developmental Assets,” Peter Benson (right) determines that gambling, beer-drinking and numbers-running are not positive developmental activities for youth. Art and chess, however, remain on the list.
~Kai Swanson, Executive Assistant to the President
“Chess set: $10, Long distance prank calls: $0.30/minute, Realizing you have finals the next morning during the party of the century: Priceless.”
~ Justin Smith ’13
Back in the day, Augie faculty really knew how to reduce stress at those pre-tenure hearings.
~ Carla Tracy, Tredway Library
The Knights of Confessio Augustana.
~ Josh Morgan ’10
CONFORMITY – Because looking stupid is best accomplished as a group.
~ Amanda Makula, Tredway Library
“It’s a shame to meet like this, but if we want to talk about campus parking, we can’t be too careful.”
~ Carla Tracy, Library
“He tried to listen to the little man in the black coat, but he found the black squirrels much more fascinating.”
~ Kim Hedlin ’11