Season’s greetings Posted on December 22, 2011

Season’s Greetings from the Augustana Vikings Hockey Team, This season celebrates the 40th year of Vikings Hockey in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Association! There is evidence of hockey being played at Augustana dating back to 1941, but during our time in the ACAC we have had much to celebrate: 62 All-Conference Athletes, 12 Athlete-of-the-Week winners, …

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NOTICE: For New International Students Arriving in January Posted on December 21, 2011

Scheduled for: Monday January 9th, 2012 @ 12:00 PM

Specifically for our international students, the Student Services team have put together information on how to get to Augustana and what you will find when you arrive! Read the guide here: International Student Arrival Information Winter Term 2011.

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Easter Eggs-travaganza Posted on December 19, 2011

Scheduled for: Saturday April 7th, 2012 @ 1:00 PM

On the Saturday during Easter weekend, alumni families are invited to join the Augustana and  U of A Alumni Association at our inaugural Egg-stravaganza! Candy lovers (12 & under) can join the hunt for Easter eggs, get their faces painted and enjoy hot chocolate and goodies. It’s an eggs-cellent time for the whole family! Register …

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Alumni Education Series: A Hand Up Posted on December 19, 2011

Scheduled for: Sunday February 5th, 2012 @ 1:00 PM

While your children or grandchildren attend the Rocky Road Ice Cream Fantasy, why not learn a little about them? Dr. Paula Marentette will talk about how the hands support (and reveal) cognitive development in very young children during the Rocky Road Ice Cream Festival. Parents can bring their children to the kid-friendly event on Sunday, …

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Rocky Road Ice Cream Fantasy Posted on December 19, 2011

Scheduled for: Sunday February 5th, 2012 @ 1:00 PM

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Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend Posted on December 19, 2011

Scheduled for: Saturday January 28th, 2012 @ 7:00 PM

This season, the Vikings are hosting a weekend to celebrate hockey at CLC/Augustana! Anniversaries of Vikings Hockey in the ACAC and the 2002 Viking Cup Champions will be celebrated, as well as the 1974/75 National Champions.

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Augustana Newsletter for December 14, 2011 Posted on December 15, 2011

The December 14, 2011 Holiday Issue of the Augustana newsletter is special in that it has no mention of the holidays. Not one. Sure, one page references Final Exams, but there isn’t even a Holiday Closure announcement! Any complaints about the quality, thoroughness, or lack of seasonal warmth should be directed to spam@augustana.ca – we …

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Season’s Greetings from Augustana Posted on December 13, 2011

The faculty and staff of the University of Alberta’s Campus in Camrose wish you a safe and happy holiday season.

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Augustana Physical Therapy Open House Posted on December 12, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday December 16th, 2011 @ 12:00 PM

Please join us on December 16 in celebrating the first year of the Augustana Physical Therapy Satellite Program.

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Augustana Closure for Winter Break Posted on December 12, 2011

The Augustana Campus will be closed for Winter Break from Friday, December 23 to Wednesday, January 4.

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University of Alberta Annual Round Dance Posted on December 9, 2011

Scheduled for: Friday January 27th, 2012 @ 5:30 PM

Join us at the U of A’s Annual Round Dance, January 27th, 2012! This year will mark the Aboriginal Student Services Centre’s first memorial Round Dance to honour Elder Marge Friedel. Everyone is invited and welcome to join the circle!

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Canadian Food Summit 2012 Posted on December 9, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 7th, 2012 @ 8:00 AM

The Conference Board of Canada is pleased to host the Canadian Food Summit 2012, convening Canada’s food system leaders and national and international experts to discuss the latest research, share insights from other jurisdictions, and determine how to address Canada’s major food challenges and opportunities. February 7 & 8, 2012 • Metro Toronto Convention Centre • Toronto, Ontario

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Rural Community Crisis Intervention Training Webinars Posted on December 9, 2011

January 28, February 14, February 18, March 3, 2012 What is the purpose?  To equip town and country churches to better understand and employ their particular gifts in helping their community prepare for and recover resiliently from crisis and disaster.   This doesn’t replace provincial emergency measures but rather intends to enhance those plans and expand …

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Vikings Holiday Gift Guide Posted on December 8, 2011

Tis the season and Vikings Athletics is here to help with all your gift giving. Check out our line of Vikings Apparel and available sizes. http://bit.ly/VikingsGiftGuide Read right to the end for special deals. Happy Holidays from Vikings Athletics!      

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Managing the Oil Sands Environmental Footprint Posted on December 8, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 24th, 2012 @ 4:30 PM

Join University of Alberta researchers Dr. Anne Naeth, Dr. Glynnis Hood and Dr. Colleen St. Clair at the U of A’s Calgary Centre on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 as they delve more deeply into defining the footprint and what is being done to ensure more sustainable harvesting of the resource.

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Study Physical Education in Norway! Posted on December 8, 2011

Interested in studying Physical Education at the Norwegian School of Sport Science?

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Augustana Newsletter for December 7, 2012 Posted on December 7, 2011

This is the latest Augustana newsletter. When we say the latest, we mean the latest as of today. Obviously, the “latest” issue of the newsletter will be whichever was published most recently. However, if you are seeing this message today – or any time within the next week – then this is the latest one. …

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Augustana in Calgary! Posted on December 6, 2011

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 24th, 2012 @ 7:30 PM

On Tuesday, January 24, meet Dean Allen Berger and chat with other Calgary-area Augustana alumni at a Mixer planned by your Alumni Office in partnership with the University of Alberta’s Calgary Centre.The Mixer takes place after a lecture series on Alberta’s oilsands development. At 7:30, Augustana Alumni and friends can gather at the Parker House …

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New report says markets are a poor solution to Alberta’s water woes Posted on December 6, 2011

A new report released by the U of A’s Parkland Institute says an expansion of water markets in Alberta would have adverse effects on the environment, people’s access to water, and First Nations communities. It also recommends alternatives for dealing with Alberta’s current water crisis that would be more in keeping with Albertans’ values, and the values that underlie Alberta’s historical water laws.

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7th Annual Staff vs Student Hockey Game Posted on December 6, 2011

Scheduled for: Thursday December 8th, 2011 @ 2:00 PM

On December 8, from 2 to 4 pm: Bring your game face and your own gear, because it is ON!

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