Reading University, July 5-30 Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Saturday July 30th, 2011 @ 4:00 PM

A record number of Grade 3 students suggested by their teachers will be attending the third annual Reading University this summer. The four-week program runs on Augustana campus, with another class in Tofield. Find out more about the program here. Ask your child’s teacher for more information!

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Volleyball Skills Summer Camp, Ages 12-18 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday August 26th, 2011 @ 6:00 PM

Build your competitive edge and master the sport of volleyball with the help of athletes from the Augustana men’s and women’s volleyball teams. You will have the opportunity to learn about jump training, advanced team play and sharpening your skills. The camp will teach the finer points of how to maximize your ability at the …

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Girls’ Basketball Evenings: Intense, Ages 16-19 Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday August 22nd, 2011 @ 6:30 PM

This camp is designed to teach the finer points of the women’s game, but at a higher and more focused pace. Sessions are lead by the Vikings Women’s coaching staff and athletes. Download the program brochure here. Visit Augustana Vikings to register!

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Girls’ Basketball Summer Camp, Jr-Sr High Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday August 22nd, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

With current varsity Viking coaches and athletes instructing you in the finer points of the game, you are guaranteed to become a better player with daily instruction on passing, ball control, game strategies and correct shooting technique as well as overall development in the sport of basketball. Athletes will receive camp gifts which may include …

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Boys’ Basketball Summer Camp, Jr-Sr High Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday August 15th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

With current varsity Viking coaches and athletes instructing you in the finer points of the game, you are guaranteed to become a better player with daily instruction on passing, ball control, game strategies and correct shooting technique as well as overall development in the sport of basketball. Athletes will receive camp gifts which may include …

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Hoop Kune Do Summer Camp, Ages 16-21 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday August 12th, 2011 @ 6:00 PM

A unique opportunity to experience the mind-body balance applied to the game of basketball. Athletes will elarn about the types of exercise and stretching that best prepare them for optimum athletic performance (including addressing major joint stability issues). Basketball skills are combined with elements of yoga and aikido, building a connection between athlete mindfulness and …

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Volleyblast Summer Camp, Ages 10-18 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Sunday August 7th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Volleyblast is about igniting the love for the sport of volleyball by providing a positive coaching and training environment. It’s about having fun, practising and playing volleyball, while making new friends. The Goal of Volleyblast is to provide a high quality of volleyball skill training for all camp athletes. Over 36 hours of on-­court training …

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Multi-Sport Summer Camp, Gr 1-5 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday August 2nd, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Come and learn the benefits of multi-sporting for your body and your sport-specific training. If you like more than one sport, you’ll love this camp. Try some new activities that are fun and exciting. Activities may include: Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Handball, Floor Hockey, Ultimate Frisbee, Indoor Volleyball, Climbing Wall, Badminton, Flag Football, Swimming, …

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Multi-Sport Summer Camp, Gr 1-5 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday July 11th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Come and learn the benefits of multi-sporting for your body and your sport-specific training. If you like more than one sport, you’ll love this camp. Try some new activities that are fun and exciting. Activities may include: Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Handball, Floor Hockey, Ultimate Frisbee, Indoor Volleyball, Climbing Wall, Badminton, Flag Football, Swimming, …

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Multi-Sport Summer Camp, Gr 6-9 Co-Ed Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday July 5th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Come and learn the benefits of multi-sporting for your body and your sport-specific training. If you like more than one sport, you’ll love this camp. Try some new activities that are fun and exciting. Activities may include: Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Handball, Floor Hockey, Ultimate Frisbee, Indoor Volleyball, Climbing Wall, Badminton, Flag Football, Swimming, …

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Multi-Sport Athlete Development Camp, Ages 14-17 Posted on June 27, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday July 4th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

July 4th – August 16th Multi Sport Athlete Development Phase #1 – (10 Days) Adaptation & Muscular Endurance + Conditioning Games Phase # 2 – (10 Days) Muscular Growth & Strength + Conditioning Games Phase #3 – (10 Days) Power & Speed (plyometrics) + Conditioning Games Cost – $400.00/Phase or $1000.00 for all 3 (+ …

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Augustana signs historic agreement with Battle River School Division Posted on June 24, 2011

Representatives of UAlberta’s Augustana Campus and Battle River School Division signed a partnership agreement on June 24.

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Charley Switzer joins Flying Doctors team in Nicaragua Posted on June 20, 2011

By Murray Greene, Camrose Booster June 14, 2011 Charley Switzer of Camrose will be part of the Flying Doctors of Canada (FDOC) medical team heading to San Juan del Sur in Nicaragua for 10 days this August. She will be a member of a medical unit that will help with laboratory testing, x-ray imaging, physical …

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International liberal arts council meets at Augustana Posted on June 17, 2011

Representatives from 22 COPLAC institutions will meet at the only Canadian member site, Augustana

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Acknowledging the Achievements of Aboriginal Graduates Posted on June 17, 2011

The Honouring Ceremony recognizes their academic accomplishments at Augustana.

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IMPORTANT: Planned staff file server outage Posted on June 15, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday June 27th, 2011 @ 7:00 AM

Monday, June 27th 2011, 07:00 to 07:30 (7:00AM to 7:30AM) On June 27th, Technology and Learning Services staff will be performing upgrades that require an outage of the staff file server (VIVALDI). During this upgrade, users will be able to log in, but will not have access to their N: drive, or any other network …

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Vikings Hockey Adds Oil Baron’s Captain Posted on June 13, 2011

The U of A – Augustana Vikings Men’s Hockey program is pleased to announce that Adam Johnson of Hay Lakes, Ab. has committed to attend university in Camrose and play for the Vikings come this September.  “We are very excited to have Adam join our hockey program,” states Vikings Head Coach Blaine Gusdal.  “He is …

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Vikings Athletics Awards Student Athletes at Color Night Posted on June 13, 2011

This year’s Color Night awards banquet was not only a special occasion to recognize team and individual performances but also because for the first time this banquet was held on campus. Coaches, athletes, sponsors and guests filled the gymnasium to celebrate a year well done. This year Augustana boasts ACAC Championship banners in men’s XC …

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Alumni & Friends River Trip Posted on June 7, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday August 26th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Sign up for the Augustana Alumni and Friends Outdoor Ed River Trip – an excursion on the North Saskatchewan River with David “Doc” Larson, Garry “Gibber” Gibson and Morten Asfeldt! From August 26 – 28, Morten Asfeldt and current students will lead a trip from Saunders Landing to Rocky Mountain House via the North Saskatchewan. …

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Homecoming Weekend and Centenary Convocation a phenomenal success! Posted on June 7, 2011

June 3 – 5, Augustana commemorated its 100th year and recognized its centenary graduating class.

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