A Statement for all campus members to acknowledge the traditional territory Posted on September 10, 2014

Throughout universities and other institutions, a tradition has developed. At the beginning of public events, organizers and hosts acknowledge that all are gathering on the traditional territory of one or more Indigenous peoples. In 2012, the University of Alberta’s Council on Aboriginal Initiatives had adopted such a statement for the North Campus; the Augustana Campus …

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Excitement is Building at Augustana Posted on September 9, 2014

FAQs about construction projects on campus, including the Performing Arts Centre, Founders’ Hall and downstairs Forum renovations.

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Aboriginal Student Welcome & Orientation Posted on August 18, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday September 8th, 2014 @ 5:30 PM

Please join us in Room 1-315 of the Faith & Life Centre, at 5:30 pm.

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Moving forward on a space where Aboriginal students can gather Posted on July 8, 2014

The last few months have been very busy for the Aboriginal Engagement Committee as work progresses on the design of a space where Aboriginal students can gather in the lower level of the Forum. A university architect has been brought on board. We have held consultations with Elders from Maskwacis and beyond as well as …

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Augustana celebrates community at our Spring Soiree Posted on April 17, 2014

As our friend and neighbour, we invite you to join Dean Allen Berger in conversation on Tuesday, April 22, at 6pm.

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Graduands: Last Day of Classes Bell Ringing! Apr 8-9, 1-4 pm Posted on March 31, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 9th, 2014 @ 4:00 PM

Augustana Graduating Class of 2014 Ring the Bell to celebrate your last class at Augustana! We’ll provide the cap and gown – you bring your ONEcard. Augustana will provide you a photo at Convocation! Tuesday and Wednesday April 8-9 From 1 pm to 4 pm Augustana Quad

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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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TRC Live Streaming and Teach-in Posted on March 16, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday March 28th, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada will be holding the last of its National Events in Edmonton from March 27 to 30, 2014, around the theme of “wisdom.” Students, staff, faculty, and members of the community who cannot attend the events in Edmonton but still wish to take part in the process are invited to gather at the U of A’s Augustana Campus on Friday, March 28, 2014 to watch a live stream of the event and participate in a teach-in.

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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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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 Land on which we Stand Posted on February 6, 2014

On Jan 21, four Elders came to speak about the history of our land. Professor Jérôme Melançon discusses what they said.

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2013 Distinguished Alumni presents “Science in Story” Posted on January 30, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 25th, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

Dr.Cheryl Bartlett, Augustana’s 2013 Distinguished Alumna, will present “Science in Story” “It’s a science journal,” the editor told me, “and therefore it’s not appropriate to thank your Mother, even if she really did allow you to conduct necropsies of birds on her kitchen table. Science isn’t about storytelling.” Ah, I thought, good thing I didn’t …

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Meet our 2013 Distinguished Alumna, Dr. Cheryl Bartlett Posted on January 23, 2014

The University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus is proud to announce the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award, Dr. Cheryl Bartlett.

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The Land on Which We Stand: A Gathering Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 21st, 2014 @ 3:45 PM

January 21, 3:40-4:55, Basement of the Forum All members of the Augustana and Camrose community are invited to take part in a gathering with Elders from local Indigenous communities to learn about the meaning and the history of the land on which we live, study and work. We hope to see you there! For information …

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International Week at Augustana: Breaking Stereotypes Posted on January 15, 2014

Augustana’s International Week runs January 20-25 – click here to check out all the events planned!

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Spirit of the Land Conference gives hope Posted on November 8, 2013

Augustana hosted a gathering of people of diverse backgrounds, homelands, experiences, gifts, and stories.

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October 22 Meeting and Updates Posted on October 31, 2013

The AEC has met so that we could update each other on our activities – lots of exciting projects! The minutes can be found below.

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Spirit of the Land Conference, Nov 1-2 Posted on October 28, 2013

Scheduled for: Saturday November 2nd, 2013 @ 4:00 PM

SPIRIT OF THE LAND: BUILDING A COMMUNITY LAND ETHIC The University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus will host a conference in Camrose on November 1 and 2 to foster dialogue around spiritual connection to land and place. Co-sponsored by the Chester Ronning Centre, the U of A – Augustana Campus, and the Aboriginal Student Office, the …

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Add/Drop Deadline: September 17 Posted on September 3, 2013

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 17th, 2013 @ 4:00 PM

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Aboriginal Student Orientation Posted on September 3, 2013

Scheduled for: Monday September 9th, 2013 @ 5:00 PM

Meet in Forum Room 2-004, the Dr. Roger Epp Conference Room, at 5 pm on Monday, September 9.

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