Posted on May 16, 2016

Why Canadian Muslims seem happier than British ones (BBC News; May 5, 2016)

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Posted on May 2, 2016

Remove religious garb? ‘Kippa debate’ in France sends defiant message (Christian Science Monitor; January 16, 2016)

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DidUknow: How to Create a Questionnaire with Google Forms Posted on April 25, 2016

Have you ever wanted feedback on a project you’re working on? Maybe you would like to launch a new service or remove one.  Even creating a simple ballot can be built in Google Forms. In this session you will learn how to:   Create a basic questionnaire Setup feedback notifications Share your questionnaire      …

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DidUknow: How to query Google Spreadsheet data with Vlookup Posted on April 14, 2016

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 19th, 2016 @ 11:10 AM

Vlookup proves to be an extremely powerful query function in a spreadsheet. It is most useful in searching a large table, sorting names, fields, and identifiers. After doing so it spits out a result based on the search criteria. It may sound difficult but is quite easy.   When: April 19th, 2015 – 11:10 AM to …

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Posted on April 11, 2016

Pope Francis Urges Compassion for all in Landmark Statement on Family Values (The Guardian; April 8, 2016)

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Posted on April 4, 2016

India court says women have ‘fundamental right’ to enter temples (BBC News; April 1, 2016)

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Posted on April 4, 2016

The Gender Gap in Religion Around the World (Pew Research Centre; March 22, 2016)

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Public Space and the Culture of Amnesia Posted on March 29, 2016

A chapter from David Goa’s A Regard on Creation has been re-published, in Romanian translation, by the University of Oradea in an anthology with the title Bisercia Si Societatea (Church and Society).

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Posted on March 29, 2016

Why many Christians in China have turned to underground churches (BBC News; March 26, 2016)

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The Christian Responsibility to Muslims Posted on March 29, 2016

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 5th, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

The Joint Study Days of Anglican and Lutheran Bishops will take place in Niagara Falls, Ontario, April 4-5. David Goa will lead this workshop on his work on the Christian responsibility to Muslims.

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Spirit of the Land on the Far Side of the World Posted on March 16, 2016

Scheduled for: Thursday March 17th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

7 – 8:30pm Ronning House, Augustana Campus, University of Alberta (4901 46 Avenue, Camrose) A Religion and Public Life Café with Eugene Hui, Augustana student

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Law, Religion, and Public Life: The Stories We Tell Posted on March 14, 2016

Scheduled for: Thursday May 26th, 2016 @ 12:00 PM

12-1:30pm Ronning House, Augustana Campus, University of Alberta (4901 46 Avenue, Camrose) A Ronning Centre Colloquium with Dr. Pamela Klassen, Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Toronto, and Dr. Benjamin Berger, Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University. See poster here. A light lunch will be served.

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The Flow Must Go: Vikings Hockey supports Kids with Cancer Posted on March 8, 2016

The University of Alberta Augustana Vikings men’s hockey team has certainly been known for their flowing locks around Campus, the Camrose community, and certainly throughout the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference this season. Five players are contributing their hair to serve youngsters battling cancer. Official haircuts will happen on Tuesday, March 22 at 12:30 pm in …

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Schroeder earns ACAC Curler of the Year Honours Posted on March 1, 2016

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference is pleased to announce that Brad Schroeder of the Augustana Vikings, has been selected as the 2015-16 ACAC Men’s Curling Player of the Year. Schroeder has led the Augustana Vikings Men’s Curling Team as their skip for two years in a row, constantly improving upon his skill and leadership abilities. …

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Twenty Questions with Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach, Curtis Rempel Posted on February 29, 2016

Outside of Coaching, what is your “day job”? I’m an Undergraduate Student at Augustana! What should every person try at least once in their life? Faith What brings you the greatest joy? My children It’s Sunday morning, what are you having for breakfast? Making pancakes for the kids, with eggs and hopefully bacon. What is …

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Varga, Regier earn Conference All-Star Awards Posted on February 29, 2016

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference have named graduating athletes, Vikings Devin Varga (setter) and Thomas Regier (libero) to the Men’s Volleyball North All-Conference Team. #18 Devin Varga is the ACAC’s all-time assists leader #5 Thomas Regier is the ACAC’s all-time digs leader “Both are outstanding student athletes. It has been a great honour being able …

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In the News – Why we can now declare the end of ‘Christian America’ Posted on February 29, 2016

Why we can now declare the end of ‘Christian America’ (The Washington Post; February 25, 2016)

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In the News – The True Number of Evangelical Voters Depends On Who You Ask Posted on February 29, 2016

The True Number of Evangelical Voters Depends On Who You Ask (NPR; February 25, 2016)

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In the News – Assisted Death Legislation: Feds Mull Including ‘Mature Minors’ In Motion Posted on February 29, 2016

Assisted Death Legislation: Feds Mull Including ‘Mature Minors’ In Motion (Huffington Post; February 25, 2016)

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Women’s Volleyball graduating athletes complete careers with win Posted on February 24, 2016

by Jenn Laskosky, Student Athlete This weekend the women’s volleyball team finished off their season against the Lakeland Rustlers. On Friday February 19, the team travelled to Lloydminster, but were unable to come home with a win. The team struggled in the beginning of the first set and lost 19-25. In an exciting second set …

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