Camrose & District Community Band in Concert Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday March 25th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

Camrose & District Community Band in Concert, The Augustana Connection (with Tom Spila as director), and special musical guest is the Battle River Big Band will perform a variety of selections, from standard concert band literature and marches to jazz and movie themes. The Camrose & District Community Band is comprised of musicians from Camrose …

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Breaking Boundaries Recital Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 24th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

International singer, adjudicator, and educator, soprano Kathleen Corcoran presents a recital at home! Kathleen’s warm, clear voice, and interpretive skill combine to bring gorgeous vocal music to life. From art song to opera, cabaret to folk song, this is a thoughtfully-crafted, varied program with broad appeal for a diverse audience. A rare opportunity to hear …

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An Evening of Music for the Theatre Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 17th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Students of today, stars of tomorrow present musical theatre songs and opera arias staged and in costume. Orchestral accompaniment provided at the piano by professor Roger Admiral. Saturday, February 17 7:00 pm Augustana Faith & Life Chapel  Tickets (at the door only): $15 (adults); $12 (students/seniors). [Augustana students are admitted free of charge with proper …

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Flute Magic Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 24th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

Be prepared to be spell-bound by the flute and one of Canada’s most dynamic duos, flautist Christie Reside and pianist Terence Dawson. Christie is principal flute of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Terence performs extensively, teaches piano and chamber music at UBC, and chairs the School of Music’s keyboard division. Sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and the Lougheed …

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An Evening with Edward Snowden (via livestream) on Security, Public Life, and Research Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 27th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Save the date! The Office of the Provost & Vice-President (Academic) – Information Services and Technology, the Kule Institute for Advanced Study, and the Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life at Augustana Campus invite you for an evening of conversation with Edward Snowden via livestream to discuss perspectives on security, public life, …

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Second Thought – Catalonia: To be or not? Posted on December 14, 2017

A legal referendum on the issue of Catalonian independence is the best option, says Augustana political science professor.

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FRESH: Chronos Vocal Ensemble Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday January 14th, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

Chronos Vocal Ensemble with guests Edmonton Youth Choir present FRESH: new, young bold and from Canada. Join these two award-winning choirs in a special concert of unaccompanied choral music, all Canadian, all written recently. Sunday, January 14 3:00 pm Augustana Faith & Life Chapel Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (seniors, students, children). Available at the door …

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Guillaume Tardif, Violin and Roger Admiral, Piano in Concert! Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday January 11th, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

A collection of well and lesser-known works for violin and piano transcribed or composed by violinists. This program will feature the Sonata by Erich Wolfgang Korngold. Thursday, January 11 7:30 pm Augustana Faith & Life Chapel Tickets (at the door only): $20 (adults); $15 (seniors/students/children). [Augustana students are admitted free of charge with proper ID.] …

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Handel’s Messiah presented by the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday December 22nd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Handel’s immortal masterpiece will be performed on period instruments by Alberta’s Rosa Barocca and a handpicked group of Alberta singers. This always uplifting choral work promises to be an unforgettable experience. Sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and the Lougheed Centre. Friday, December 22 7:00 pm Lougheed Centre – Cargill Theatre Tickets: $59 (Adult); $54 (Senior/Student/Child). Purchase at …

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Why the Tragically Hip may not be Canada’s band after all Posted on December 7, 2017

They’re far more a reflection of what you want them to be, say music scholars.

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Second Thought – The Often-Forgotten Challenges of Diabetes Posted on November 28, 2017

Diabetes affects more than the individual diagnosed with the disease, says Augustana physical education professor Jane Yardley.

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Humanities Café – #metoo: Outing One Side of the Equation Posted on November 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday December 8th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Please join us for the next Humanities Café event, entitled #metoo: Outing One Side of the Equation, on Friday, December 8 at 3 pm in the Wahkohtowin Lodge. The conversation will be hosted by Melaina Weiss, Erin Weinberg, and Janet Wesselius, and will centre on the #metoo movement and its relationship to intersectionality and power structures. Refreshments will be served, the …

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Lunch & Learn – The 2017 Nobel Prizes Posted on November 21, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday December 13th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join science professors Brian Rempel, Peter Berg, Doris Audet, and instructor Betty (Chen-Ju) Lin as they explain the research behind the 2017 Nobel Prize winners in Science in short 15-minute bites, including work in the observation of gravitational waves and the mechanisms that control circadian rhythms. Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 pm Roger Epp Room Free Event! …

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Alumni Reception – Chez Nous: Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday December 10th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Join us as we continue a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. The theme this year is SNOW: Cold, White, Flakes, Swirling, Twinkling, Soft, evocative of Comfort, Purity, and Tenderness. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: Augustana’s Men’s Choir, and Sangkor Women’s Ensemble, are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn Olson and Roger Admiral. As …

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Chez Nous: Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday December 10th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, December 9 at 8 pm or on Sunday, December 10 at 3 pm as we continue a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. The theme this year is SNOW: Cold, White, Flakes, Swirling, Twinkling, Soft, evocative of Comfort, Purity, and Tenderness. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: Augustana’s Men’s …

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Open House – Long Range Development Plan Amendment Posted on November 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 29th, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Augustana Campus, Forum Building 4901–46 Avenue Camrose, Alberta The University of Alberta will be holding its second and final public open house that will provide an update on the amendment of land use plans (Long Range Development Plan) for the Augustana Campus. Your participation is important and …

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Meet & Greet – Shari Narine Posted on November 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday November 20th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us outside of the bookstore in the Augustana forum from 3 to 4 pm on November 20 for coffee and snacks with award-winning journalist and author Shari Narine. A CLUC alumna, Shari has gone on to serve as an editor for various newspapers and magazines, has published short stories, and recently published her first …

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Augustana Newsletter for November 15, 2017 Posted on November 15, 2017

Happy Wednesday everyone! After what was hopefully a relaxing long weekend/fall break, get back into the swing of things with this week’s events, including CBC Radio’s This is That tomorrow night at the Performing Arts Centre, a Faculty Research Colloquia on Friday at 12:30 pm, and drop-in coffee with your ASA councillors Friday afternoon. Next …

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Augustana Vikings awarded for achievements in the classroom Posted on November 9, 2017

In late October, 45 Viking student-athletes received academic accolades from the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference and Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association.

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Second Thought – #MeToo Posted on November 6, 2017

Men’s #ItWasMe response to #MeToo campaign is not enough, says Augustana English professor.

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