Aboriginal Student Profile: Seannah Rose Posted on November 17, 2016

Learn about Seannah Rose, a Metis student from Valleyview who is studying sociology. Seannah is in her fourth year, acts as an aboriginal peer mentor, is on the Aboriginal Engagement Committee and is part of the Peter Lougheed Leadership College.

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Sustainability Awareness Week Posted on October 25, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday October 28th, 2016 @ 8:00 AM

It’s Sustainability Awareness Week at Augustana! Look at the schedule below and come check out some of the sustainable living events hosted on campus all week long.

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Bear Foot Singers & Dance Troop Posted on October 24, 2016

Scheduled for: Tuesday November 22nd, 2016 @ 6:00 PM

Come and see a free performance from the Ermineskin Jr./Sr. High School Traditional Dance Threatre, the Bear Foot Singers & Dance Troop at the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre! See poster below for details.

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Towards Reconciliation Posted on October 19, 2016

Learn about our growing commitment to reconciliation, including the newly implemented Workshops in Reconciliation, as well as opportunities for public and community involvement in recognizing Indigenous history.

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The Pass System Free Screening Posted on October 12, 2016

Scheduled for: Thursday October 27th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM

On October 27th, 2016 at 6 pm, Augustana will be offering a free screening of the documentary The Pass System at the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, to be followed by a panel discussion. The Pass System is an investigation of First Nations people living under and resisting the system of racial segregation in …

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Augustana Welcomes Treaty Bear Posted on September 21, 2016

On Wednesday September 21st, Augustana was joined by Elder Mary Moonias to respectfully welcome our new sculpture, a Treaty Six territory marker, the Treaty Bear.

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Orange Shirt Day Posted on September 20, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday September 30th, 2016 @ 8:00 AM

Orange Shirt Day commemorates the children who never returned from Residential School, as well as the survivors. Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013. It grew out of Phyllis’ story of having her shiny new …

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Recent Augustana graduates earn applause Posted on April 29, 2016

Three recent Augustana alumunae have received recognition and awards for work they did during their undergraduate degrees.

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Randal Nickel named Augustana’s new Executive Director of Student Life Posted on April 14, 2016

Nickel will begin his new role July 1 as the chief student affairs officer for the Augustana Campus.

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Bruce Cutknife (’97) to receive Lois Aspenes Award Posted on April 12, 2016

At this year’s Spring Soiree, Dean Allen Berger will present the Lois Aspenes Award to friend and supporter Bruce Cutknife (BA History ’97).

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Grand Opening of Wahkohtowin Lodge at Augustana Posted on March 29, 2016

Pride of place: Augustana creates a place for Indigenous students to honour and build relationships. Includes photos from the March 22, 2016 Grand Opening!

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Fry Bread Gathering Posted on March 23, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 30th, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

Join us for fun, friendship and fry bread! Please contact the ASO at augustana.aso@ualberta.ca if you are interested in submitting a jar of homemade jam for judging. 11 am – 3 pm  |  Wednesday, March 30 Augustana Forum

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Moccasin Making Class Registration Deadline Posted on February 10, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 24th, 2016 @ 4:00 PM

Contact augustana.aso@ualberta.ca

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Prairie Peace Convergence Conference Posted on February 9, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday February 27th, 2016 @ 1:00 PM

The Prairie Peace Convergence: A transformative education for all people, lands and generations What if a community could create the better world it wished for, where all people, communities and ecosystems could live well? Each person, animal, vegetable and mineral valued; essential to the whole. What if living vocationally was the way one contributed to …

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The Way Forward Conference, Feb 19-21 Posted on January 25, 2016

Hear from a host of speakers on the future of treaty rights in managing our natural resources.

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The Way Forward Conference, Feb 19-21 Posted on January 22, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday February 19th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM

The Way Forward: Envisioning Treaty Rights in Modern Resource Management Registration now open! eStore for conference registration: https://payment.augustana.ualberta.ca/store/The+Way+Forward+Conference/​  Conference overview: Treaty rights regarding natural resources are increasingly discussed in the media and within Aboriginal, legal and industry communities, yet the implications for government processes have received little attention. The Way Forward: Envisioning Treaty Rights in Modern …

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I-Week, January 25-30 Posted on January 20, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday January 30th, 2016 @ 3:30 PM

Augustana’s I-Week is excited to present the 2016 theme: Welcome Home. Please see below for a week packed with events! Monday, January 25 I-Week 2014 Kick-Off Celebration! Forum, 10am Join Dean Berger and the rest of the Augustana community as we kick off I-Week with a choir performance of Hlonolofatsa – a Sotho (South African) …

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Ancient grave in alumnus’ field unearths historical mystery Posted on January 5, 2016

CBC visits Brian Rozmahel (’77, BA ’05) for an insight into early encounters between indigenous people and European settlers

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Moccasin Making Class – Registration Deadline Posted on January 5, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday January 15th, 2016 @ 4:00 PM

Have you always wanted to learn how to make moccasins? Here’s your chance! Due to popular demand, Mrs. Myrna Yellowbird from the Samson Cree Nation’s Department of Arts & Crafts will be back on campus later this month to teach interested participants the art of moccasin making. Moccasin Making Class Wednesday January 20, 27 & …

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Metis Finger Weaving Session Posted on November 18, 2015

Scheduled for: Monday November 23rd, 2015 @ 12:45 PM

12:45 – 2:15 pm  |  Monday, November 23 Wahkohtowin Lodge

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