Alumni Weekend 2018 Posted on June 11, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday September 22nd, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

  Every fall, we host an Alumni Weekend to welcome our over 9,000 alumni back to Augustana. Whether you graduated from Camrose Lutheran College, Augustana University College, or the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus, you will find something for you! Host a class get-together to reconnect with old friends or reach out to a favourite …

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Earning an education outside of the classroom Posted on June 6, 2018

University of Alberta Augustana student Katelynn Cook got to turn her passion for outdoor play into a successful University degree, followed by bright career prospects.

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Family legacy comes full circle for classical singer Posted on June 4, 2018

Music graduate Hilda Lam’s love affair with song springs from family and the welcoming community at the U of A’s Augustana Campus.

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National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations Posted on June 4, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday June 21st, 2018 @ 12:30 PM

Join us in the Quad on June 21 to recognize and celebrate the diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples. Drumming and Dancing Times: 12:30 pm and 1:45 pm For inquiries, please contact camrosearts.indigenousday@gmail.com

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A group of dog sled students changed my world Posted on June 1, 2018

Annika Olesen, who never intended to pursue University, will be graduating from Augustana this Sunday.

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Indigenous female musician and political icon to perform in Camrose Posted on May 23, 2018

Buffy Sainte-Marie, who has had a successful career linking her music with activism, will perform at the Bailey Theatre on Thursday night.

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A family’s legacy: The Wendy Cassady Memorial Fund Posted on May 17, 2018

A family’s generous gift supports their grandfather’s legacy of integrating religion and public life.

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Consider This: I Want to Be an Intellectual Coach, Not a PEZ Dispenser Posted on May 10, 2018

Augustana Professor Neil Haave shares the ideas that resonated with him following José Bowen’s appearance at the UAlberta Festival of Teaching and Learning.

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Augustana embarks on curriculum review with help from leading association in North America Posted on May 8, 2018

A summer institute on integrative learning will provide support to conversations around curriculum review.

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Spring Convoation Posted on May 2, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday June 3rd, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Students, friends, family and other guests can plan their day and be prepared to enjoy the many proud and memorable moments of convocation. Convocation Itinerary (June 3, 2018) 10:30 am – Baccalaureate Worship Service, Chapel A festive worship celebration with Holy Communion. The offering at the worship service is designated to support Augustana Chaplaincy Annual …

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Reconciliation efforts need more critical thought Posted on April 27, 2018

Indigenous voices and land restitution are at the heart of, and are yet largely ignored within reconciliation efforts, says religious studies professors.

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Augustana’s innovative three-week courses: an inside look Posted on April 27, 2018

Over 2017/18, the University of Alberta’s Augustana campus introduced a new class schedule that allowed students to take block courses that offered experiential learning opportunities.

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Augustana’s innovative three-week courses: an inside look (continued) Posted on April 27, 2018

An inside look at a few of the innovative block courses that took place at Augustana over the 2017/18 year (continued).

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Augustana Newsletter for April 25, 2018 Posted on April 25, 2018

Happy Wednesday, and happy last newsletter of the year! The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the exam period is coming to an end. Here are a few end-of-term events and notices: This Thursday at noon, attend a free stress relief yoga class in the Wahkohtowin Lodge, open to all staff, students and …

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Augustana Newsletter for April 18, 2018 Posted on April 17, 2018

Happy Wednesday and happy end-of-classes! Although the campus has quieted down with full study mode, it’s not too early to start thinking about future plans. If you’re a student looking for employment either for the summer or for the coming year if you’re graduating, check out the opportunities below, including three positions open in the …

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A second thought on Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) Posted on April 12, 2018

Stephen Hawking was brilliant for his philosophical mind as much as his scientific mind, says physics professor.

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Augustana Newsletter for April 11, 2018 Posted on April 11, 2018

Happy Wednesday! The semester is winding down, but here are a few things you can check out on and around campus this week: Last Lecture with Räni-Villem Palo: tonight at the Performing Arts Centre Union Duke at the Bailey Theatre: Friday at 8 pm 14th Annual History Symposium: Monday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm …

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Preventing mass shootings Posted on April 6, 2018

Gun control and regulation is necessary to decrease the vast number of gun-related deaths in the US says sociology professor.

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Dear friend of Augustana receives Alumni Citation Award Posted on April 5, 2018

Jerry Iwanus received this year’s award, which recognizes the contributions of a non-alumnus to the life of Augustana.

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Augustana Newsletter for April 4, 2018 Posted on April 4, 2018

Happy April! Though the snow and chilly weather may suggest otherwise, Spring is here and there are just a few short weeks left in the semester. Make the best of them! Here are a handful of great campus events to choose from this week. Keep Calm and Ace Your Final Exams Workshop: today at 3:30 …

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