Music professor launches international performance tour Posted on January 27, 2015

Schlosser’s free February 8 performance at the Lougheed Centre is part of a five-city tour.

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Nordlys volunteer and ticket opportunities Posted on January 27, 2015

On the Family Day weekend, plan to spend time at the Nordlys Film & Arts Festival!

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Rocky Road Ice Cream Festival Posted on January 27, 2015

Scheduled for: Sunday February 1st, 2015 @ 1:00 PM

You are invited to the Rocky Road Ice Cream Festival this Sunday, February 1, from 1 pm to 4 pm. Admission: $3 and a Food Bank donation, all proceeds to the Camrose Open Door Enjoy face painting, crafts, parachute fun, wall climbing and – of course – ICE CREAM!

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Free ride to uAlberta Annual Round Dance Posted on January 27, 2015

This Saturday, Augustana students are welcome to a seat on the bus to uAlberta’s Annual Round Dance.

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Free shuttle to WINTERFEST in Edmonton! Posted on January 23, 2015

Jan 29 & 30, UAlberta Alumni will take you up to an incredible weekend of the coolest fun in Edmonton. Exhibits, artists and performers: sign up today!

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Exposure: A Gathering of Ideas Posted on January 23, 2015

Scheduled for: Thursday February 5th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

Exposure: A Gathering of Ideas 7 pm February 5 Mayer Community Hall, Lougheed Centre A “TED talks” style event featuring five Augustana Campus professors and their research. Glynnis Hood: Beavers and the Neurons of the North Julian Forrest: Bears, Cowboys, and the Wild West Bill Hackborn: Air Resistance, Science, and the Art of War Srilata …

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Easter Eggs-travaganza Posted on January 21, 2015

Scheduled for: Saturday March 28th, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Hop on over for Augustana’s fourth annual Easter Eggs-travaganza! Originally scheduled for April 4, this year’s Easter Eggs-travaganza will be held on Saturday, March 28 – in conjunction with Augustana’s Welcome Weekend. From 10 am to 12 noon, candy lovers 12 and under can join the hunt for Easter Eggs, get their faces painted, make …

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A Lunch & Learn session on managing our most vital resource Posted on January 19, 2015

Dr. Lars Hallström examines the issues surrounding water in Alberta. Do you have questions about the future of water? You should.

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Lunch & Learn: Beavers, Bugs and Biodiversity Posted on January 16, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 3rd, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

Tuesday March 3, 2015 12:00 noon, Roger Epp Room Dr. Glynnis Hood, Associate Professor of Environmental Science & Studies Dr. David “Doc” Larson, Professor Emeritus Beavers are the well-known “engineers” of the ecological landscape and their presence can result in significant increases in biodiversity. However, much of the research regarding the association between beavers and …

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U of A Round Dance Road Trip! Posted on January 15, 2015

Scheduled for: Saturday January 31st, 2015 @ 3:30 PM

This year will mark the U of A’s 3rd memorial Round Dance to honour Elder Marge Friedel. Augustana students who would like to attend are welcome to a free seat on a bus that will be driving to the event. Everyone is invited and welcome to join the circle!

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Alumnus Lecture: Music and the Law Posted on January 14, 2015

Scheduled for: Thursday February 26th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

Thursday, February 26th [7:00 pm], Dr. Roger Epp Conference Room [Forum 2‐004], Augustana Campus. Augustana alumnus, Steve Hansen, will present a public lecture on Music and the Law. A variety of topics will be addressed, such as copyright and other basic issues musicians should be aware of at the beginning of their careers. There is …

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Discussions on Canada’s Truth & Reconciliation Commission Posted on January 13, 2015

“The TRC tends to victimize the survivors of the residential schools and cannot fully pursue its role of establishing the grounds for restorative justice.”

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Augustana as part of uAlberta’s 100 Faces project Posted on January 11, 2015

What does 100 look like? Celebrating a century of uAlberta’s Alumni Association, they are featuring one representative from each grad year since 1911.

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Happy New Year from the Vikings! Posted on January 7, 2015

Your UAlberta Augustana Vikings are back to business for an exciting 2015! Men’s Volleyball is ranked 5th in Canada Next Volleyball action at home is January 23 vs. CUCA. Women play at 6:00pm, Men at 8:00pm. Hockey plays SAIT this Friday Always an exciting matchup vs arch rivals the SAIT Trojans! Friday, January 9 – …

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The Limits of Truth-Telling: Public Lecture Posted on January 7, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 20th, 2015 @ 6:30 PM

The Limits of Truth-Telling: Inclusion and Exclusion in Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools Tuesday, January 20 6:30 pm Roger Epp Conference Room Between January 18 and 21, Ronald Niezen, professor of anthropology and McGill University, will be discussing the results of his research into the TRC, also published in the book Truth …

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Liberation from the Past: Lecture and Conversation Posted on January 7, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 20th, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

Liberation from the Past: Victim-Centrism in Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools Tuesday, January 20 12:30 – 2:00 pm Location TBA Between January 18 and 21, Ronald Niezen, professor of anthropology and McGill University, will be discussing the results of his research into the TRC, also published in the book Truth and Indignation: …

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A Space for Aboriginal Students – and for Everyone Posted on December 31, 2014

By Sept 2015, the lower level of the Forum will be entirely transformed. Read about our efforts and student response!

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New Lougheed Centre wins two major building awards Posted on December 17, 2014

Alberta Construction Magazine recognized the Lougheed Centre with their two highest awards.

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New matching gift opportunity in support of Augustana Athletics Posted on December 17, 2014

New University initiative boosts athletics awards by $1000 per year!

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Daily Planet’s Dan Riskin “Cool Science” Talk Posted on December 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday January 29th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

What could be cooler than watching the first spacecraft touch down on a comet? Hearing about it from Daily Planet co-host Dan Riskin (UAlberta BSc ’97), who will give a lecture at Green & Glow Winterfest in January! http://newtrail.ualberta.ca/featurestories/front-row-seat-for-science $10 tickets available at Augustana Campus in January. Transportation is sponsored by the Alumni Association – …

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