China Augustana Ensemble Will Sing in China By Herb Trix • May 22, 2017 Augustana College The "A Team" leaves for China on Tuesday. The ensemble from Augustana College's Chamber Singers will perform in an international music festival, and sing in four concerts, two in Shanghai and two in Nanjing. Branstad Confirmation Hearing Begins By Herb Trix • May 1, 2017 Taylor / Voice of America Several months after his nomination was first announced, the confirmation hearing for Terry Branstad will finally begin. How China Can Help NW Illinois By Herb Trix • Mar 20, 2017 Gary Camarano China could help boost the economy of Whiteside County and northwest Illinois. That's the goal for Tuesday's visit by the Chinese Consul General from Chicago.