Eventus upgrade Posted on November 30, 2011

Eventus will be undergoing an upgrade the morning of Thursday, December 1st.  During this time, Eventus will be unavailable.  It is expected to be available in the late morning/early afternoon. Please contact Dylan Anderson if you have any questions. Update: The upgrade has been completed.  Updates include: Moving the menu to the top of the …

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Residences Close on December 20, 2011 Posted on November 30, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 20th, 2011 @ 9:00 PM

Residences Close on December 22, 2010

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Alumni: Join us for Christmas coffee on campus! Posted on November 30, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday December 16th, 2011 @ 9:00 AM

On December 16, we welcome you to the Alumni Reading Room in Old Main for some Christmas cheer, coffee and a chat.

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Augustana Choirs Advent/Christmas Concert, Dec 3-4 Posted on November 30, 2011

Scheduled for: Sunday December 4th, 2011 @ 3:00 PM

The Augustana Choir and Sangkor: Augustana’s Women’s Choir are pleased to present Harmonia Caelestis, a choral concert in celebration of the Advent season.

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Supplemental Bursary Program Deadline Posted on November 28, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday January 16th, 2012 @ 12:00 PM

For information on the Supplemental Bursary, please click here. Deadline: January 16, 2012

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Last day of classes Posted on November 28, 2011

Scheduled for: Thursday December 8th, 2011 @ 12:00 PM

It’s true!

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Final Exam Schedule, Dec 13-20 Posted on November 28, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 20th, 2011 @ 1:30 PM

You can find all the final exam scheduling details here. Best of luck on your exams – have a safe and fantastic holiday season!

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Student Academic Conference Posted on November 28, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday December 5th, 2011 @ 6:00 PM

Since 1994, Augustana has organized a symposium at the end of each term in which undergraduate students conducting independent work for credit can present their research findings.  Classes that have conducted CSL projects are able to present their community work in this context as well. Dates for 2011/12 Academic Year Monday, December 5, 2011 Tuesday, April …

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Call for Papers – 2012 Rural Research Workshop Posted on November 28, 2011

The 2012 Rural Research Workshop is pleased to invite researchers interested in rural issues to submit a proposal for a paper presentation for the second national Rural Research Workshop (RRW) “Policy and Research in Community Investment”, which will take place on May 24-25, 2012 in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Augustana Christmas Social 2011 Posted on November 25, 2011

We welcome Augustana faculty and staff – along with your spouses – to join us for a Christmas party in appreciation of your hard work and dedication throughout the year. Date: Wednesday, December 21 Time: 7:00 pm Place: The Forum RSVP by December 9 at https://webapp.augustana.ca/rsvp/ or contact Mary-Anne Falk at ext. 1130. This year, …

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A “Can Do” attitude and filter glasses Posted on November 25, 2011

Augustana student Mandy Bailey describes living and coping with a disability.

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Durban Climate Change Conference Blog Posted on November 25, 2011

Dr. Brent Swallow, Chair and Professor, Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta will be attending the 17th meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Durban, South Africa.  Dr. Swallow will be chronicling his experiences at the Conference via his blog http://brentswallow.blogspot.com/ …

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Intermittent Internet Access Posted on November 23, 2011

TLS has received reports of trouble accessing the internet. AICT has been alerted of the problem. Local resources, such as network drives, remain unaffected.   UPDATE: 1339hrs Off-campus internet resources seem to be responding. TLS is awaiting updates from AICT relating to the cause of the outage.

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ISSRM 2012 Conference- Linking the North and the South: Responding to Environmental Change Posted on November 22, 2011

Linking the North and the South: Responding to Environmental Change. The 18h International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM) will be hosted in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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Canadian Political Science Association Annual Conference- Celebrating 100 years! Posted on November 22, 2011

2012 Canadian Political Science Association annual conference. Plan early to come to Edmonton for a conference that marks both the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Political Science Association and the 50thanniversary of our department!

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Vikings Alumni Melanie Schultz and Coach Jacqueline Akerman Headed to Sweden For IBU Cup Posted on November 22, 2011

  Canadian Biathlon Squad Locked and Loaded for World Cup Season —World Cup season kicks off November 30 in Sweden—  CANMORE, Alta.—Canada will field a young, yet veteran, lineup for the 2012 international biathlon campaign as Biathlon Canada unveiled its team of athletes that will start the season competing on the World Cup and IBU …

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Deadline for Students’ Union Awards Posted on November 21, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday November 25th, 2011 @ 4:30 PM

The Students’ Union Awards recognizes and celebrates the University of Alberta’s outstanding leaders, contributors, and innovators. New for 2011/2012, we have doubled the amount of awards in an effort to reward as many students as possible. Find more information here. **Applications are due no later than 4:30pm on Friday November 25, and all supporting documents …

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Memorial service for Dr. Robert Kell Posted on November 21, 2011

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 23rd, 2011 @ 4:00 PM

Dear Colleagues and Students: I would like to invite you to a special memorial service for Dr. Robert Kell on Wednesday at 4:00 P.M. in the Augustana Chapel.  Chaplain Craig Wentland will lead the service; faculty colleagues and students who were close to Rob will participate. We have scheduled this event in consultation with Rob’s …

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Light up YOUR campus! Posted on November 21, 2011

Join us at 6:30 pm on Monday, November 28 for the most illuminating Augustana event this year!

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In memory of Dr. Robert Kell, 1967-2011 Posted on November 21, 2011

NOTICE: A memorial service for Dr. Robert Kell will be held at 4pm in the Faith & Life Chapel on Wednesday, November 23, for friends, colleagues and students.

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