Schlosser to perform in Wetaskiwin benefit Posted on April 10, 2014

Augustana music professor Milton Schlosser will perform a recital in support of the Wetaskiwin Music Festival on Friday, April 25th, at 7:30 pm.

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The Bridge to Augustana Posted on March 31, 2014

Sometimes international applicants to Augustana need help with reading comprehension, conversational skills, or academic preparation: welcome to Augustana’s new Bridging Program.

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Truth & Reconciliation Commission Teach-In Posted on March 25, 2014

Gather in the F&L Chapel on March 28 to watch a live stream of the TRC event and participate in a teach-in.

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Augustana Provides Support for Students at Risk Posted on March 24, 2014

The Early Feedback System tries to identify students in academic trouble and provide the help they need.

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Augustana’s Deep Yellowknife Connection Posted on March 23, 2014

What does alumna Myranda Bolstad think of Augustana, Yellowknife, and the award our Dean just handed her parents?

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Drama students prepare for The Trip to Bountiful Posted on March 18, 2014

Coming to an Augustana Theatre near you: Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful!” Brittany Lehman shares her thoughts on the production.

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Former Dean embraces new role with uAlberta Posted on March 14, 2014

Former Augustana Dean Dr. Roger Epp has accepted the position of Vice-Provost (Academic) for the University of Alberta.

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Responding to Climate Change Posted on March 14, 2014

Glen Hvenegaard and Jack Waschenfelder write a response to climate change before their Lunch & Learn session on Tuesday, March 18.

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Easter Eggs-travaganza Posted on March 12, 2014

Scheduled for: Saturday April 19th, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Hop on over for Augustana’s third annual Easter Eggs-travaganza on Saturday, April 19! From 10 am to 12 noon, candy lovers 12 and under can join the hunt for Easter Eggs, get their faces painted, make a craft, enjoy hot chocolate and more! To register for the eggs-cellent family fun, email augalum@ualberta.ca or call 780-679-1626. …

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Augustana’s Spring Soiree Posted on March 6, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Augustana’s Spring Soiree: Celebrating Community Augustana is committed to building a vibrant community. As our friend and neighbour, we invite you to join Dean Allen Berger in conversation as we celebrate student achievement and community partnership. 6 pm Program on Tuesday, April 22 Reception and light refreshments to follow Please contact Deb Olafson for information …

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Students vs Staff/Faculty/Alumni Soccer Game Posted on March 4, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 2nd, 2014 @ 8:30 PM

The Augustana Soccer Club (ASC) is proud to announce the Second Annual Mouat Cup, named after benefactor Jeremy Mouat. The match will pit the Students against Faculty/Staff/Alumni. The match will be held on Wednesday night, April 2 from 8:30-9:30pm. There will be a second game from 9:30-10:30 between the Vikings Soccer teams and the Vikings All Stars. The cost to …

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Camrose & District Community Band in Concert Posted on March 3, 2014

On Sunday, Mar 9, at 2pm, the Camrose & District Community will perform a variety of selections, including marches, jazz and movie themes.

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2014 Community Awards Banquet in Pictures Posted on February 27, 2014

On February 26, community partners and award supporters met the students who benefit from their support.

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Is Alberta Consuming Itself? Posted on February 26, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday March 6th, 2014 @ 3:45 PM

The Transoceanic Canada Research Group, the Canadian Studies Institute of the University of Alberta, l’Association canadienne-française de l’Alberta, and the Augustana Department of Fine Arts and Humanities present: Professor Dominique Perron, University of Calgary Autophagous Alberta: Is Alberta Consuming Itself? 3:40 pm on Thursday, March 6 Room C-103, Classroom Building This English-language conference will be …

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Augustana Celebrates Pride Week! Posted on February 23, 2014

Collectively building safe and respectful campus environments for sexual and gender minority (LGBT*Q) and allied students, staff, and faculty.

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Lunch and Learn: Our Atmosphere on Steroids Posted on February 21, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 18th, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

Our Atmosphere on Steroids: Climate Change or What? Our industrialized society is almost entirely dependent on fossil fuels. As athletes inject steroids into their bodies to improve performance, we all inject greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, changing its energy balance. Just as a single home-run can’t be attributed to steroid use, increases in atmospheric greenhouse …

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Technology and Progress: A Canadian Perspective Posted on February 21, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday February 27th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

This Augustana Theme Guest Presentation has been rescheduled. Join us in the Epp Conference Room on Thursday, February 27, from 7 pm to 9 pm for this lecture from University of Calgary Professor of Canadian History Douglas Francis. Find more info on the guest abstracts page.

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Community Awards Banquet Posted on February 19, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 26th, 2014 @ 5:30 PM

This invite-only annual event brings donors and students together to celebrate student achievement and donor support. The program includes an address from our 2013 Distinguished Alumna, Dr. Cheryl Bartlett. For more information, contact Bree Urkow at 780-679-1131 or burkow@ualberta.ca Donors arrive 5:30 pm Students arrive 5:00 pm

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Two-Eyed Seeing with Dr. Cheryl Bartlett Posted on February 19, 2014

Augustana’s 2013 Distinguished Alumna discusses integrating Indigenous knowledge and Western science.

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The Markowsky Family donates $25,000 to Performing Arts Centre Posted on February 19, 2014

The Performing Arts Centre received a huge gift last week as the Markowsky Family presented a cheque for $25,000.

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