Chinese Consul General honours Chester Ronning Posted on June 30, 2014

The Chinese Consul General visited Camrose on Friday, June 27 – read the story and see the photo gallery here!

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Augustana’s Spring Soiree Posted on March 6, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:00 PM

Augustana’s Spring Soiree: Celebrating Community Augustana is committed to building a vibrant community. As our friend and neighbour, we invite you to join Dean Allen Berger in conversation as we celebrate student achievement and community partnership. 6 pm Program on Tuesday, April 22 Reception and light refreshments to follow Please contact Deb Olafson for information …

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The Impact of Vatican II on My Faith Formation Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday March 21st, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

A Religion and Public Life Café animated by Sheilagh Ross, Businesswoman, Community Leader Friday, 21 March, 8:30–10:00 am Epp Conference Room 2-004

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The Doubtful Triumph of Non-Violence Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday March 20th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

A Ronning Centre Lecture by Distinguished Visiting Fellow Gwynne Dyer, Canadian Journalist, Author, Co-Sponsored by the Augustana Theme Committee Thursday, 20 March, 7:00 pm Faith and Life Chapel

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Here I am… Send Someone Else Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday March 14th, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

A Religion and Public Life Café animated by Brian Krushel, Pastor, Camrose Church of God Friday, 14 March, 8:30–10:00 am Epp Conference Room 2-004

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Finding Grace in Failure Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday February 21st, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

A Religion and Public Life Café animated by Greg Pietz, Pastor, Resurrection Lutheran Church Friday, 21 February, 8:30–10:00 am Epp Conference Room 2-004

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Toward a Theology and Pedagogy of Active Hope: Lessons from My Parents Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday February 20th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

A Ronning Centre Lecture with Dittmar Mündel, Prof. of Religion, Global and Development Studies, Augustana Thursday, 20 February, 7:00 pm Faith and Life Chapel

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Teaching Language, Giving Voice Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday February 7th, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

A Religion and Public Life Café animated by Kim Misfeldt, Prof. of German, Augustana Friday, 7 February, 8:30–10:00 am Epp Conference Room 2-004

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Theism, Humanism, or Scientism: Which is the Real Delusion? Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday February 6th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

A Ronning Centre and Veritas Forum with Andy Bannister, Martin Tweedale, Aleem Karmali, and David J. Goa, Moderator, Co-sponsored with Canadian Lutheran Bible Institute Thursday, 6 February, 7:00-9:00pm Epp Conference Room, 2-004 Augustana Campus, Camrose

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Ronning Centre Talk: Servant Leader Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday January 24th, 2014 @ 8:30 AM

A Religion and Public Life Café animated by Les Parsons, Ski Coach, Augustana Friday, 24 January, 8:30–10:00 am Epp Conference Room 2-004 Augustana Campus, Camrose

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Chester Ronning celebrated in film and print Posted on December 20, 2013

On December 14, Augustana celebrated the 119th birthday of Chester Ronning in style!

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Join us to celebrate Chester Ronning! Posted on December 9, 2013

On Saturday, December 14, we will celebrate one of the great names in Camrose and Augustana history.

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Chester Ronning Book Launch Posted on November 27, 2013

Scheduled for: Saturday December 14th, 2013 @ 2:00 PM

December 13 marks the 119th anniversary of Chester Ronning’s birth. Born in China, this former president of the Camrose Lutheran College had an amazing life, which is documented in Brian Evans’ new book The Remarkable Chester Ronning: Proud Son of China. Please join Brian Evans for an afternoon of celebration, conversation and a reception to …

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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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Conversation on the proposed Quebec Charter of Values Posted on September 30, 2013

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 2nd, 2013 @ 12:30 PM

Many people in the Augustana and Camrose community are curious about the Charter of Values that the Quebec government will soon be bringing to the National Assembly, which is currently creating quite a bit of debate both in French and English Canada. The Chester Ronning Centre’s David Goa and Political Studies/Philosophy professor Jérôme Melançon invite you …

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Catholic Social Teachings on the Economy Posted on September 4, 2013

Scheduled for: Monday November 18th, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

A Ronning Centre Consultation with Bert Pitzel Monday, 18 November, 7:00 pm C014, Classroom Building

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Reflections from Peru on our Relationship with the Land Posted on September 4, 2013

Scheduled for: Thursday October 31st, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

A Ronning Centre Seminar with Carmelle Mohr, Canadian Lutheran World Relief. Thursday, 31 October, 7:00 pm Epp Conference Room (2-004)

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Dispatches from the Front: Church Contributions to the Public Purpose Posted on September 4, 2013

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 30th, 2013 @ 2:15 PM

This Chester Ronning Centre Distinguished Lecture features David Pfrimmer, Principal-Dean and Professor of Applied Christian Ethics, Waterloo Lutheran Seminary. Wednesday, 30 October, 2:15 pm Epp Conference Room, 2-004

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Ethics, Ethos and Mythos: Merton, Potlatches, and Technology Posted on September 4, 2013

Scheduled for: Thursday October 10th, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

This Chester Ronning Centre Lecture features Distinguished Visiting Fellow Dan Bogert O’Brien, United Church Minister. Thursday, October 10 7 pm Forum Room 2-004 http://www.augustana.ualberta.ca/students/future/advisors/map.html

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Screening of “Hellbound” Posted on September 4, 2013

Scheduled for: Thursday October 3rd, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

This Chester Ronning Centre Consultation includes a panel discussion with Eugene Boe, David Goa and Randal Rauser. $5 admission Faith & Life Chapel

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