2020 Pride Week Posted on February 21, 2020

Scheduled for: Monday February 24th, 2020 @ 9:00 AM

Monday, February  24, 2020 Flag Raising at Augustana Campus  10:00 a.m.   Augustana Campus Rainbow Bannock and Lanyard making with ISS 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. Wahkohtowin Lodge,  Augustana Campus T-Shirt Tie-Dying with AQUA  12:00 to 3:00 p.m. Wahkohtowin Lodge,  Augustana Campus Next Stop,  Augustana: with James Makokis and Anthony Johnson from the Amazing Race Canada 7:00 p.m. Faith …

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Next Stop: Augustana with Anthony Johnson & James Makokis Posted on February 6, 2020

Scheduled for: Monday February 24th, 2020 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for our Augustana Pride Week kick-off with 2019 Amazing Race Canada winners, Anthony Johnson and James Makokis, ’04 BSc (ALES). Anthony and James became the first Two‐Spirit team to compete on the Amazing Race Canada and received national attention for their participation on the show, while bringing new awareness to gender, sexuality and First …

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Governance for Sustainability Workshop Posted on October 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday February 27th, 2020 @ 8:00 AM

Part of Sustainability 101 and the Certificate in Rural Sustainability, this one-day, open enrolment short course, developed specifically for community leaders in rural Canada, will identify and analyze the key challenges of sustainable decision-making, engagement and policy creation faced by rural governance in the 21st century. Sustainability 101 and the Certificate in Rural Sustainability is …

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Augustana Works—Health Disparities: Exploring the differences between queer and straight health access Posted on January 20, 2020

Scheduled for: Thursday February 27th, 2020 @ 12:00 PM

Our own gender and sexuality determine much more than who we identify as or are attracted to. They can have an impact on our experiences of anxiety and depression, drug use, feelings of belonging and access to adequate healthcare. In this presentation, alumni Thomas Trombetta will discuss different ways in which gender and sexuality can …

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TGIF Music Student Recital Posted on February 13, 2020

Scheduled for: Friday February 28th, 2020 @ 4:30 PM

Join Augustana voice, piano and instrumental music students in a Friday afternoon concert with accompanists Carolyn Olson and Tova Olson. Friday, February 28 4:30 pm Forum, Augustana Campus No charge for admission. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E. 

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Bardic Storytelling: A Solo Recital with Bass-Baritone Elliot Harder Posted on February 18, 2020

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 3rd, 2020 @ 7:00 PM

Join Elliot Harder, Augustana alumnus, for a recital on Bardic Storytelling. Elliot grew up in Camrose and has been studying voice all over the country. He received a Bachelor of Music from UBC and is currently completing a Masters Degree in Voice and Opera Performance from the Schulich School of Music at McGill University. Tuesday, …

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The Augustana Choir Tour Posted on February 13, 2020

Scheduled for: Saturday March 7th, 2020 @ 7:00 PM

The University of Alberta, Augustana Campus premiere auditioned chamber choir, The Augustana Choir, under the direction of John Wiebe (PhD), is excited to be heading out on an Alberta recruitment tour during their spring break from March 5 to 7, 2020. This delightful evening of music will present works by Thomas Weelkes, Felix Mendelssohn, Ēriks …

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Student Academic Skills Workshop: How to Thrive, Not Just Survive Posted on July 24, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 10th, 2020 @ 4:00 PM

How to Thrive, Not Just Survive Practical tools for navigating the stress of university life. Learn about the neuroscience of stress and ways that a healthy body can support a healthy mind through nutrition, breathing, and movement. Tuesday, March 10 4:00 pm  F 2-004 Free of charge Register at http://aug.ualberta.ca/workshops  

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Municipal Collaboration Workshop Posted on October 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 12th, 2020 @ 8:00 AM

Strengthen your leadership in local government. Part of the Certificate in Rural Municipal Leadership, this one-day short course module focuses on how all types of organizations are responsible for building stronger communities, and effective strategies for cooperation within a community. Developed and delivered by Doug Griffiths, former MLA, President & CEO of 13 Ways, Inc. …

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Dawn Bailey, Soprano, Presents Vocal Masterclass Posted on February 20, 2020

Scheduled for: Friday March 20th, 2020 @ 10:30 AM

Join Dawn Bailey, soprano, for a vocal masterclass! Ms. Bailey holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Toronto and is near completion of a Master’s degree in Early Music Performance from McGill University. She is a versatile artist, moving fluidly from chamber music to opera, oratorio and art song. …

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Camrose & District Community Band Concert (The Augustana Connection) Posted on February 20, 2020

Scheduled for: Sunday March 22nd, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

Join the Camrose & District Community Band in Concert with Tom Spila, conductor, for a performance of The Augustana Connection. Special musical guest is the Cosmopolitan Music Society Wednesday Band with Rita Burns as the conductor. These ensembles will perform a variety of selections, from standard concert band literature and marches, to jazz and movie …

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March 25: Jessie Lloyd’s Mission Songs Project Posted on December 17, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 25th, 2020 @ 7:30 PM

Jessie Lloyd’s profoundly moving and important Mission Songs Project reveals what daily life was like for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians on Christian missions and state-run settlements.

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Elisa Harkins Artist Talk & Performance Posted on January 30, 2020

Scheduled for: Thursday March 26th, 2020 @ 6:00 PM

Visiting performance artist Elisa Harkins will offer a talk and performance. Details TBA. Artist Talk: February 25 at 3 pm, Wahkotowin Lodge (Basement of Forum, Augustana Campus) Performance: February 26 at 6 pm, Mayer Hall (Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre) These events are free to attend and open to the public. Curated by professor …

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Student Academic Skills Workshop: How to Rock Your Presentation Posted on September 24, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 31st, 2020 @ 4:00 PM

How to Rock Your Presentation Every Augustana student will give a presentation at some point in their degree. What can you do to make yours the best they’ve ever seen? How do you combat stage fright? We will cover the basics of public speaking and what you can do to make your presentation stand out …

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Student Academic Skills Workshop: Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on September 24, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 7th, 2020 @ 4:00 PM

Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Final Exams are coming. Learn strategies for staying calm during stressful times and ways to prepare for exams so you remember more. Improve your health AND grades with these tips for academic success! Tuesday, April 7 4:00 pm  F 2-004 Free of charge Register at http://aug.ualberta.ca/workshops

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Priority Based Budgeting Workshop Posted on October 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 8th, 2020 @ 8:00 AM

Priority Based Budgeting Workshop Strengthen your leadership in local government. Part of the Certificate in Rural Municipal Leadership, Priority Based Budgeting was co-developed by Doug Griffiths, and regional expert Kelly Rudyk. PBB can also be taken independently of the certificate for those who have a specific interest in finance and budgeting. Priority Based Budgeting is …

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Change Management Workshop Posted on October 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday April 16th, 2020 @ 8:00 AM

Strengthen your leadership in local government. Part of the Certificate in Rural Municipal Leadership, this one-day short course module explores how to navigate change to build viable and strong communities. Developed and delivered by Doug Griffiths, former MLA, President & CEO of 13 Ways, Inc. and best-selling co-author of 13 Ways to Kill your Community, …

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Spring Soirée — Celebrating the 25th annual Student Academic Conference Posted on February 19, 2020

Scheduled for: Thursday April 16th, 2020 @ 5:00 PM

Join Dean Demetres Tryphonopoulos for this year’s Spring Soirée as we celebrate the 25th annual Student Academic Conference. Augustana Students do amazing work, and we want to make sure you see it. 2020 marks the 25th anniversary of Augustana’s Student Academic Conference. Augustana showcases the culmination of the research that students have been conducting throughout …

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Cultural Sustainability Workshop Posted on October 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday May 7th, 2020 @ 8:00 AM

Cultural Sustainability Workshop Part of Sustainability 101 and the Certificate in Rural Sustainability, this one-day, open enrolment short course, developed specifically for community leaders in rural Canada, explores what is meant by the term “cultural sustainability” and why this has an impact on organizational practices and activities. Sustainability 101 and the Certificate in Rural Sustainability …

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