First Annual Augustana Triathlon Posted on September 30, 2011

Scheduled for: Saturday October 8th, 2011 @ 8:00 AM

Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. As the fall term gets underway, students are getting revved up to participate in Augustana’s first annual outdoor triathlon on Saturday, October 8. With combined support from the Augustana Athletics department, Augustana Students’ Association, and the City of Camrose, the Augustana Triathlon Club is excited to host this …

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Challenging Legitimacy at the Precipice of Energy Calamity Posted on September 28, 2011

Drs. Debra J. Davidson (Associate Professor, University of Alberta) and Michael Gismondi (Professor, Athabasca University) newest book, Challenging Legitimacy at the Precipice of Energy Calamity, is one of the few social scientific analyses of the Alberta tar sands-an enterprise warranting much closer scrutiny from academe than it has received to date. The authors do two …

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Academic Theme: Faculty Colloquium Posted on September 22, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday September 26th, 2011 @ 12:30 PM

This year’s Academic Theme, “Living with our Selves: Conversations on Sex, Gender, and Sexuality” included faculty colloquia on various topics. Monday, September 26 12:30 – 2 pm C-014 Classroom Building Rebecca Purc-Stephenson Redefining the rank and file: The link between gender-role orientation and resistance to community policing Mélanie Méthot Bigamy in Canada: Definitely a Gendered …

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Information Only – STRAUSS/GroupWise/Email/Webmail Scheduled Service Outage Posted on September 20, 2011

Information Only – STRAUSS/GroupWise/Email/Webmail Service Outage Friday 23rd September 2011, 23:45 -> Saturday 24th September, 00:15 (30 minutes) On 23rd September 2011, Technology and Learning Services staff will be performing preventative maintenance to Strauss. This will require that the server be shut down for a period of up to 30 minutes. During this time, staff …

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Academic Theme: Teaching Seminar Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday January 23rd, 2012 @ 12:30 PM

Title: “Teaching Gender/Gendered Teaching” Panelists: Shauna Wilton, Sheryl Gares, Milton Schlosser and Janet Wesselius. Abstract:  Panelists will bring their own experiences of teaching gender and gendered teaching to the seminar in order to explore the varied relationships between gender and teaching. Questions and issues to be explored by the panel and audience may include: How …

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Academic Theme: Faculty Colloquium Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday March 26th, 2012 @ 12:30 PM

Faculty Colloquium Series – a series of presentations related to the theme by Augustana faculty.

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Academic Theme: Faculty Colloquium Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday January 30th, 2012 @ 12:30 PM

Faculty Colloquium Series – a series of presentations related to the theme by Augustana faculty.

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Academic Theme: Faculty Colloquium Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday November 28th, 2011 @ 12:30 PM

Faculty Colloquium Series – a series of presentations related to the theme by Augustana faculty. 1) Dr. Yvonne Becker – Sex Testing in Sport: Concerns about Ambiguous Bodies 2) Stacy Lorenz – Hockey, Class and Manliness: A Case Study of the Ottawa “Butchers,” 1903-1906 See the abstracts here.

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Academic Theme: Faculty Colloquium Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday October 31st, 2011 @ 12:30 PM

This year’s Academic Theme, “Living with our Selves: Conversations on Sex, Gender, and Sexuality” includes faculty colloquia on various topics. Monday, October 31 12:30 – 2 pm C-014 Classroom Building Dr. Tomislav Terzin Beauty shaped by sexuality: nature vs. human society Dr. Tim Parker The beginning of the journey? Brain organization and sexual orientation

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Academic Theme Lecture: Michael Kimmel on Men & Masculinity Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 4th, 2011 @ 7:30 PM

Michael Kimmel is among the leading researchers and writers on men and masculinity in the world today. The author or editor of more than twenty volumes, his books include Changing Men: New Directions in Research on Men and Masculinity (1987), Men Confront Pornography (1990), The Politics of Manhood (1996), The Gender of Desire (2005) and …

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augustana human library, Sept 25-27 Posted on September 20, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 27th, 2011 @ 7:00 PM

The 6th human library will be held September 25, 26 & 27. Visit the website for details and a schedule of human books available. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go through the loss of a limb in war? To be a female firefighter? Can you imagine life as a transgendered …

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Hood recognized with prestigious CAFA award Posted on September 19, 2011

Augustana’s Dr. Glynnis Hood is the recipient of the 2011 CAFA Distinguished Academic Early Career Award.

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Endicott nominated for the Giller Prize Posted on September 19, 2011

Augustana English professor, Marina Endicott, has been nominated again for the Scotiabank Giller prize for her latest novel, The Little Shadows.

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Try the Tri! Posted on September 18, 2011

Athletes of all skill levels will participate in Augustana’s first annual outdoor triathlon on October 8!

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Young Métis Composer Debuts Classical Piece on Crowfoot Posted on September 16, 2011

Petra Cegielny speaks with Metis composer Nicholas Howells (BMus ’10) about the debut of his composition, Crowfoot.

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CiRCLe M Rural Ministry Conference Posted on September 16, 2011

New Shoots from Old Roots: Celebrating Vital Ministry in Town and Country Workshops will explore themes on revitalizing town and country congregations and building strong communities. Keynote Speakers:  Dr. Shannon Jung and Reverend David Webber Date: November 15-17, 2011 Location: Entheos Conference and Retreat Centre (Near Calgary, AB) Registration: Early-Bird Registration – by Oct. 14, …

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Annual Augustana fundraiser continues to roll Posted on September 15, 2011

The Camrose Canadian’s Vince Burke checked out the Augustana Vikings Golf Tournament on Sept 10.

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Recital: Prochazka (cello) and Adamek (piano) Posted on September 15, 2011

Scheduled for: Sunday November 27th, 2011 @ 3:00 PM

Tanya Prochazka, cello and Magdalena Adamek, piano in Recital. Tickets available at the door: $20 (adults); $15 (students/seniors). Augustana and Conservatory Students  admitted free of charge with proper I.D. R.A.R.E.

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A Celebration of Canadian Music Posted on September 15, 2011

Scheduled for: Thursday November 24th, 2011 @ 7:00 PM

BMus vocal performance majors will celebrate Canadian composers – with special tribute to Dr. Malcolm Forsyth – on November 24th at 7 pm.

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Piano Recital: Stephane Lemelin Posted on September 15, 2011

Scheduled for: Thursday November 10th, 2011 @ 7:30 PM

Tickets available at the door ($20 adults/$15 seniors/students). Augustana and Conservatory Students admitted free of charge with proper I.D. R.A.R.E.

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