Augustana Weekly: March 20, 2019 Posted on March 20, 2019

Happy first day of Spring! The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the campus is buzzing with events, international travel opportunities, contests, awards, information sessions, performances and more! Look below to find important student information, like when the next pop-up advising sessions are, or what kind of workshops you can take to reduce your stress at this busy time of year. Or to learn about some of …

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Augustana Weekly: March 13, 2019 Posted on March 12, 2019

From staff vs. student hockey to a student life video contest, this week (and this Weekly!) really does have it all! Look below to find information on April’s Student Academic Conference, opportunities for current students to get involved in campus life and host prospective students over welcome weekend, a number of great performances and events, …

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Augustana Weekly: March 6, 2019 Posted on March 6, 2019

This week’s issue includes information on award nominations, an update on our Augustana Vikings playoff results, important dates and deadlines, and some great events, including the Student vs Staff hockey game (which will take place next Thursday, on March 14!), and a Lunch & Learn on Genetic Engineering next Wednesday. Don’t forget to have a …

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Augustana Weekly: February 27, 2019 Posted on February 27, 2019

Look below to find information on all of the great events going on this week, great events going on this week, including a Music Student Gala Recital tonight, a number of Pride Week events (including a film screening tonight at Duggan Cinema, an open-mic paint night tomorrow in the Wahkohtowin Lodge, and So You Think You …

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Augustana Weekly: February 20, 2019 Posted on February 20, 2019

Happy Wednesday! It may be a short week, but it’s packed full of events and opportunities, like today’s Job Fair and Rapid Resume Review in the forum from 11 am to 2 pm! Besides that, attend Savage: Braid and Rap (a Black History Month event) tomorrow, a Teaching Seminar this Friday, the science club’s movie night fundraiser on Saturday, and a student workshop on how …

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Augustana Drama Production: Concord Floral Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join the Augustana Drama Department for their production of Concord Floral, by Jordan Tannahill and Foreplay Or: The Art of the Fugue by David Ives. Concord Floral is a one-million-square-foot, abandoned greenhouse and hang out for the local teens. Two friends stumble upon a terrible secret buried there.  They go looking for answers and set off a …

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Camrose and District Community Band in Concert: The Augustana Connection Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday March 24th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

The Augustana Connection – The Camrose & District Community Band in Concert with Musical Guests, the Festival City Winds Intermediate One Concert Band from Edmonton On Sunday, March 24, the Camrose & District Community Band, under the direction of Tom Spila, will perform a concert at the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed …

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Chor Leoni Men’s Choir in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday March 25th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Chor Leoni Men’s Choir is known internationally and recognized as one of the world’s vanguard male vocal ensembles. With stylistic grace and an adventurous spirit, Vancouver’s singing lions have enriched and transformed people’s lives through singing for twenty-five years. Chor Leoni will be joined by Augustana’s own male-voice choir, Mannskor. This concert is the fifth …

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75th Annual Spring Concert: The University of Alberta Mixed Chorus Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday March 30th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Join the University of Alberta Mixed Chorus for their 75th Annual Spring Concert under the direction of  Robert de Frece, conductor, and Adam Robertson, assistant conductor. The program will include a wide variety of choral literature and will also feature performances by the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers. This concert is a fundraiser …

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Augustana Student Art Exhibition and Reception Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday March 29th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

Augustana art students would like to invite everyone to the exhibition and reception! The March 29 reception is the opening of the art exhibit, that runs until March 30. The art will be displayed in the Ravine studio, Forum, and Library.  A big thank you to the sponsors! Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 …

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New Music Edmonton’s UltraViolet Ensemble in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 3rd, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Edmonton new music quartet to perform in concert at Augustana UltraViolet Ensemble, a quartet from Edmonton, will be presenting a concert on Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm in the Augustana Campus Faith and Life Chapel. The concert will feature recently composed chamber music by Canadian female composers, all made possible by the support of …

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The Augustana Choir Student Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday April 15th, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

The Augustana Choir, under the direction of John Wiebe, presents their annual Student Spring Concert. Come hear highlights from the choir’s past year, including from their January tour to Cuba and upcoming southern Alberta tour. A great chance for Augustana students and members of the community to hear our auditioned chamber choir live, in concert, …

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The Augustana Choir Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday May 4th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Join us for the year-end concert of our auditioned chamber choir, following a January tour to CUBA and returning from a tour of southern Alberta. Don’t miss this concert featuring highlights from the choir’s past year.  Saturday, May 4 4:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available …

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A Choral Cabaret Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday April 14th, 2019 @ 3:00 PM

Our students and community members (Mannskor & Sangkor) join forces for a fun-filled afternoon of lighter choral music, presented in a cabaret style. Enjoy a drink and snack while the choirs entertain you.   Sunday, April 14 3:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available at the door …

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Vocal Jury Recital Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 10th, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Featuring Augustana vocal major students, with Roger Admiral, piano. Wednesday, April 10 12:15 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus No admission is charged.    

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Augustana Weekly: February 13, 2019 Posted on February 12, 2019

Happy Wednesday! Join us in the library at 3 pm today for the grand opening of the new Nordic Ski Library, featuring tea, and you guessed it…skis! Click the link to the Augustana Weekly for more information. You’ll also find details on other great events and performances happening on and around campus this week (including a film …

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Augustana Weekly: February 6, 2019 Posted on February 6, 2019

What’s inside this week’s newsletter? Everything! Find important student information (like the add/drop deadline for this term), some great indoor sports opportunities, and other important campus updates (did you know that you can borrow cross country skis from the library now!? And the library will be hosting a grand opening Tea & Ski next Wednesday!). …

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Annual Spring Concert program, directed by Robert de Frece Posted on January 25, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday March 30th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

The University of Alberta Mixed Chorus and Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers present their annual Spring Concert program, directed by Robert de Frece. The concert will include a wide variety of choral literature. This concert is a fundraiser for the Augustana Choir tour activities. Saturday, March 30, 7:30 pm Augustana Chapel Tickets (available only at …

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Augustana Weekly: It’s all inside – January 30, 2019 Posted on January 25, 2019

Happy Wednesday! There’s a lot going on around campus, from today’s club fair to international week activities starting Monday, and black history month events throughout February. Click the link below for information on those events, plus many more, including a public lecture on Indigenous Education on Feb 4, an information session on our field studies in Costa Rica course on Feb 5, and some great performances and volunteer opportunities this …

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Augustana Weekly: It’s all inside- January 23, 2019 Posted on January 21, 2019

Happy Wednesday, and happy last day of the three-week term! Today at lunch, join professor Ardelle Ries for a Lunch & Learn on SingAble, a new multigenerational community inclusivity choir, in the Mayer Family Community Hall at the Performing Arts Centre (and if you’d like to learn more about SingAble and Ardelle’s research, check out …

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