Time to Play Colloquium Posted on September 2, 2015

Scheduled for: Monday September 21st, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

Dr. Jane Yardley and Paul “Sparky” Johnson present on Time to Play. Monday, September 21 12:30 – 2:00 pm Dr. Roger Epp Conference Room

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Battle of (the University of) Alberta! Posted on August 12, 2015

Scheduled for: Thursday September 3rd, 2015 @ 7:30 PM

Grab your Green & Gold or Red & Black and come cheer on your favourite UAlberta team in this annual pre-season face off. Sept. 3, 2015 EnCana Arena 4512 53 St., Camrose, AB T4V 4E3 Adults/Students/Seniors: $5; Under-13/UAlberta Students: FREE 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tailgate Party and Vikings Rodeo; presented by the Augustana Students’ …

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Alumni Weekend, Sept 24-27 Posted on June 5, 2015

Scheduled for: Thursday September 24th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

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! Register for the Weekend… Host a class get-together to reconnect with old friends or reach out …

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Drama students create “The Illusion” Posted on March 17, 2015

The Camrose Canadian caught up with students performing “The Illusion” this weekend.

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Illusion Faculty Colloquium – Becker, Lorenz Posted on March 11, 2015

Scheduled for: Monday March 23rd, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

March 23 at 12:30 pm in the Epp Conference Room

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Steampunk Scholar: An Odyssey of Realities Posted on March 4, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 17th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

Explore the idea of realism vs fantasy in a number of works of world literature with Steampunk Scholar Mike Perschon in this Academic Theme Lecture on the subject of Illusion. March 17, 7:00 pm Roger Epp Conference Room FREE Admission

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Illusion Theme Faculty Colloquium Posted on January 7, 2015

Scheduled for: Monday January 26th, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

12:30 pm Monday January 26 A024, Auxiliary Building Paula Marentette and Rebecca Purc-Stephenson

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Illusion: Faculty Colloquium Posted on November 19, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday November 24th, 2014 @ 12:30 PM

November 24, 2014, 12:30-2:00 p.m. C-167 Classroom Building   Brian Rempel & James Kariuki When Your Eyes Deceive You: Fooling the Audience to Teach Chemistry Tomislav Terzin Visual Illusions in the World of Tropical Insects All are welcome.

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Illusion: Faculty Colloquium Posted on October 23, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday October 27th, 2014 @ 12:30 PM

Monday, October 27  |  12:30 – 2:00pm Dr. Roger Epp Conference Room Janet Wesselius: Saving the Appearances – the Illusion of Objectivity Melaina Weiss: Fractured Society, Fractured Self All are welcome. No charge for admission.

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2014 Distinguished Alumnus to visit Augustana Posted on August 28, 2014

Dr. Lalit Chawla (BSc ’91) attended Augustana before embracing his twin career goals of medicine and magic: he visits in September.

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Abracadabra! Student Dicussion with Dr. Lalit Chawla Posted on August 25, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 30th, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Abracadabra! Student Round Table Discussion (with continental breakfast) Tuesday, September 30 10 am, Epp Conference Centre Hear how Dr. Lalit Chawla transformed an Augustana Liberal Arts & Sciences education into a dual career of Magic and Medicine. Register with the Augustana Events Office with Deb Olafson at debra.olafson@ualberta.ca or at 780-679-1626.

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The Seven Key Factors that Shape Our Lives Posted on July 14, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 30th, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

Dr. Lalit Chawla (BSc ’91) grew up in New Sarepta and attended Augustana before embracing his twin career goals of medicine and magic. He is a full time family physician in Chatham, Ontario, and serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Western Ontario in London. Dr. Chawla incorporates his skills as a magician …

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Better Decision-Making Through Illusions Posted on July 14, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday September 29th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Dr. Lalit Chawla (BSc ’91) grew up in New Sarepta and attended Augustana before embracing his twin career goals of medicine and magic. He is a full time family physician in Chatham, Ontario, and serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Western Ontario in London. Dr. Chawla incorporates his skills as a magician …

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An Afternoon of Magic Posted on July 14, 2014

Scheduled for: Sunday September 28th, 2014 @ 1:00 PM

Dr. Lalit Chawla (BSc ’91) grew up in New Sarepta and attended Augustana before embracing his twin career goals of medicine and magic. He is a full time family physician in Chatham, Ontario, and serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Western Ontario in London. Dr. Chawla incorporates his skills as a magician …

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Technology and Progress: A Canadian Perspective Posted on February 21, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday February 27th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

This Augustana Theme Guest Presentation has been rescheduled. Join us in the Epp Conference Room on Thursday, February 27, from 7 pm to 9 pm for this lecture from University of Calgary Professor of Canadian History Douglas Francis. Find more info on the guest abstracts page.

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Progress Theme Seminar: Mouat & Prest Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Monday March 24th, 2014 @ 12:30 PM

24 March Theme Seminar  – 2-004, 12:30-2pm Jeremy Mouat – Engineering Progress: English and American Stories Harry Prest – “Progressive Insanities” in the Writings of Margaret Atwood

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CANCELLED Progress Theme Lecture: Jillian Buriak Posted on January 15, 2014

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 4th, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

This event has been cancelled due to illness: we will attempt to reschedule with Dr. Buriak. Progress Theme: Guest Presentation Tuesday, February 4, 2014  |  7 – 9 pm Augustana Chapel Dr. Jillian Buriak, Canada Chair of Nanomaterials and Chemistry Professor with the University of Alberta, presents Powering the Planet: 2050 and Beyond A powerful …

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Theme Presentation: Norway’s Peace Engagement Posted on October 28, 2013

Scheduled for: Thursday November 7th, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

Progress: Augustana’s Annual Theme 2013/14 Guest Presentation: Kristian Harpviken, Director, Peace Research Institute of Oslo (PRIO) Norway’s Peace Engagement: Approaches, Achievements and Deep Dilemmas Harpviken’s research addresses compelling issues of conflict and peace including transnational mobilization and civil war, war-related migration and social networks, and peace building and peacemaking. Geographically the focus of his research …

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Progress: Augustana’s Annual Theme for 2013/14 Posted on September 16, 2013

The Augustana community considers the ways that a single overarching issue can impact our studies, our future and our daily lives.

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Theme Seminars: Jonathan Mohr & Ingrid Urberg Posted on September 3, 2013

Scheduled for: Monday September 23rd, 2013 @ 12:30 PM

23 September     Theme Seminar  – Forum Room 2-004, 12:30-2pm Jonathan Mohr – Moore’s Law Meets Amdahl’s Law: Exponential Progress Hits the Wall For the past half-century, progress has been epitomized by Moore’s Law: Gordon Moore’s observation (1965) that the number of components in integrated circuits (ICs) had doubled every year from their invention in 1958, and his …

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