The worldwide Augustana College experience

My name is Patrick Howell and Im a junior here at Augie. I was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN, but don’t miss all the snow at all. I work in the Admissions office, as well as for OSA as a special events co-chair. I am a student government senator, in the DON fraternity and involved in clubs such as A.I.D.E. and the presidential advisory committee. To top it all off, I play for the club soccer and water polo teams. I will be leaving at that behind January 10th for an amazing 5 weeks in Brazil, make sure you read about all my adventures!


Hi everyone! This post is coming to you from the lobby of the Impenema Inn in Rio de Janeiro. The first week of this adventure has truly been an amazing and enlightening experience. There is so much to tell and I can only begin to express all that we have been able to visit while […]


Hey Everybody, This is my first blog ever so bear with me, I’m really trying! But I cant believe it, only three more weeks to Brazil! It is becoming a little bit surreal. It’s already getting a little crazy trying to get everything together, including sunglasses, shoes, shirts, sunscreen, and we’ve been told to back […]