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.

Read more…

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.

Read more…

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).

Read more…

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!

Read more…

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

Read more…

Moccasin Making Class Registration Deadline Posted on February 10, 2016

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

Contact augustana.aso@ualberta.ca

Read more…

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 …

Read more…

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.

Read more…

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 …

Read more…

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) …

Read more…

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

Read more…

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 & …

Read more…

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

Read more…

Susan Aglukark returns to Augustana Posted on November 17, 2015

Ms. Aglukark is touring her new Christmas CD, with a December 5 stop at our new Lougheed Centre.

Read more…

New hybrid Indigenous studies courses combine international expertise with on-campus mentorship Posted on November 16, 2015

These interdisciplinary courses have been developed across the COPLAC (Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges) network, and several will offer the opportunity to travel and earn credit for hands-on research.

Read more…

Making Peace with the Land Conference, Nov 13-15 Posted on November 3, 2015

The fourth annual community-centered gathering aimed at public discussion of economy and responsibility for natural systems.

Read more…

Métis Finger Weaving Posted on October 7, 2015

Scheduled for: Monday October 26th, 2015 @ 12:45 PM

Learn about the history of the Métis Sash and finger weave a (very small) version of your own!

Read more…

Augustana raises tipi to raise awareness Posted on September 16, 2015

On September 9, Augustana raised a tipi on campus thanks to generous support from anonymous donors.

Read more…

Augustana Tipi Raising Posted on August 11, 2015

Scheduled for: Wednesday September 9th, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

Please join us Wednesday, September 9/15 at 10:30 AM outside the main entrance to the Faith & Life Centre to celebrate the raising of the Augustana Tipi. All are welcome! Tea and bannock will be served.

Read more…

Livestream Event: TRC Residential Schools Report Posted on May 27, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday June 2nd, 2015 @ 8:45 AM

TRC Findings on Indian Residential Schools Over the last six years, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada on Indian Residential Schools (TRC) has been collecting statements from survivors and leading a public dialogue. It seeks to bring together the groups who took part in the Residential Schools, as well as the peoples living in …

Read more…