Roxanne Harde Distinguished Professorial Lecture Posted on October 20, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday November 13th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Distinguished Professorial Lecture with Dr. Roxanne Harde “I knew what I missed”: Nostalgia and Resistance in Indigenous Children’s Literature 7pm Thursday, November 13, 2014 Mayer Family Community Hall Performing Arts Centre Wine & cheese reception to follow For more information, call 780-679-1130 RSVP to michelle.pratt@ualberta.ca by November 5.

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Vienna Tour Info Session Posted on October 20, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 29th, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

Vienna Tour Course Music and Culture of Vienna (AUIDS 286/386) Offered May 4-18, 2015 in Vienna, Austria Explore the History and culture of Europe’s “Musical City”! Concerts at the Vienna State Opera, the Volksoper, the Musikverein, Vienna Konzerthaus and the Hofburg Overnight/day trips to Salzburg, Eisenstadt, Mödling and Mürrzuschlag Museums, archives and historical sites And …

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Vienna Tour Info Session Posted on October 20, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

Vienna Tour Course Music and Culture of Vienna (AUIDS 286/386) Offered May 4-18, 2015 in Vienna, Austria Explore the History and culture of Europe’s “Musical City”! Concerts at the Vienna State Opera, the Volksoper, the Musikverein, Vienna Konzerthaus and the Hofburg Overnight/day trips to Salzburg, Eisenstadt, Mödling and Mürrzuschlag Museums, archives and historical sites And …

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Rural Development: Knowledge & Expertise in Government Posted on October 20, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 22nd, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

The Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities (ACSRC) invites you to “Rural Development: Knowledge and Expertise in Governance”, a free public lecture (abstract below) by Dr. Kristof Van Assche (Associate Professor, Planning, Governance & Development, Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta) on October 22, 2014 from 12 PM – 1 PM in the Dr. Roger …

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Spirit of the Land Conference, Nov 7-8 Posted on October 17, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday November 7th, 2014 @ 5:00 PM

In view of the Climate Change marches around the world yesterday and the UN meeting on Tuesday, it may be good to be aware of a local option of looking at some of these big issues: Attached is a poster to our Respecting the Land: Transition to a New Economy conference for Friday night Nov. …

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Ronning Lecture: On Earth as it is in Heaven Posted on October 16, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday October 30th, 2014 @ 5:00 PM

On Earth as it is in Heaven Augustana Distinguished Lecture with the Rev Dr John Chryssavgis 5 pm  |  Thursday, October 30 Epp Conference Room A light soup supper will be served.

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Ronning Lecture: Spiritual Reflections on the Beatitudes Posted on October 16, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday October 30th, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Peace and Justice: Spiritual Reflections on the Beatitudes A Ronning Centre Lecture with the Rev Dr John Chryssavgis 10:50 am – 12:05 pm Thursday, October 30 A-024, Lower Auxiliary Building

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This Weekend: Preview Augustana and uAlberta’s Open House Posted on October 15, 2014

Register today for this Friday’s Preview Day and find out what being a student at Augustana is all about!

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Augustana Newsletter for October 15, 2014 Posted on October 15, 2014

Events, announcements, and a multitude of fun! Feedback and event posters or information to reception@augustana.ca  

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Deadline: Arctic Canoeing Course Posted on October 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday November 3rd, 2014 @ 4:00 PM

Arctic Canoe Planning and Expedition Course registration deadline: contact Learning~Advising~Beyond for details.

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Biathlon Fundraiser: Dueling Pianos Gala Posted on October 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Saturday November 8th, 2014 @ 5:30 PM

Live entertainment – Steak dinner – Auction Saturday, November 8 Norsemen Inn Tap Room Doors 5:30  –  Dinner 6:00 pm  –  Entertainment 8:00 pm Tickets $45

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Deadline for Intro to ASL Course Posted on October 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday December 5th, 2014 @ 4:00 PM

Wednesdays 6:30-9:30 pm, January 7 to March 18, 2015 Register at Faith & Life 2-336 or 780-679-1163 $150 non-refundable fee, textbook TBA Deadline: December 5, 2014

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SHUMKA Ukrainian Dancers Posted on October 10, 2014

Scheduled for: Sunday November 23rd, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

The University of Alberta’s Festival of Ideas presents: SHUMKA Ukrainian Dancers Experience the power and exuberance of this performance by Canada’s only professional Ukrainian dance company. In “Pathways to Hopak,” the internationally acclaimed Shumka dancers take the audience on an emotional journey through life’s universal cycle of birth, youthful playfulness and the search for love, the …

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Performing Arts Centre Gala Opening with George Canyon Posted on October 9, 2014

The country star and Alberta legend will take to the stage Saturday, November 1. $20 student tickets now available!

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Performing Arts Centre Gala Opening with George Canyon Posted on October 9, 2014

Scheduled for: Saturday November 1st, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

The Performing Arts Centre has rounded up an Alberta legend for its debut. Country star George Canyon will take to the stage during the state-of-the-art facility’s grand opening gala Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Canyon has just released a new recording, Decade of Hits, and was recently presented with his fourth gold album for Somebody Wrote …

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“Magic Doctor” visits Augustana Posted on October 9, 2014

Read a student’s response to 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Dr. Lalit Chawla’s visit to Augustana – with photo gallery!

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Fox to represent Augustana at CCAA Golf Nationals in Quebec Posted on October 8, 2014

One hundred student-athletes will compete in the 2014 CCAA Golf National Championships, including Vikings Student-Athlete Braxton Fox.

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Respecting the Land Conference Posted on October 8, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday November 7th, 2014 @ 5:00 PM

Following “Responsibility for the Land: conversations about fracking in Alberta,” “Spirit of the Land: toward building a community land ethic” and “Caring for All Creation,” the next conference in the conversation is “Respecting the Land: Transition to a New Economy”. The focus will be on practical and local examples of how we respect the land …

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Augustana Newsletter for October 8, 2014 Posted on October 8, 2014

Enjoy your latest newsletter of events and activities – and consider swinging by the lecture by former Prime Minister Kim Campbell tomorrow evening!

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World Mental Health Day Posted on October 8, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday October 10th, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

October 10 is World Mental Health Day Take time to breathe. Relax at the art station. Enjoy some tea and talk. Friday in the Forum, 10 am – 2 pm.

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