Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 24th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 24 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 17th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 17 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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Great Big Vikings Family Day Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday February 18th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Join the Augustana Vikings for skating, hot chocolate, and other fun Family Day activities! Monday, February 18 1:30 to 3:30 pm EnCana Arena (moved from Mirror Lake due to extreme cold) Bring your skates and your smiles!

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Public Lecture: Indigenous Governance Posted on February 12, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 26th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for a conversation on Indigenous Governance, Indigenous Sovereignty, Nation to Nation relationships and more, with leaders from the Four Maskwacis Nations: Ermineskin Cree Nation, Louis Bull Tribe, Montana First Nation and Samson Cree Nation. Tuesday, February 26 6:00 pm Mayer Family Hall, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre This lecture is free to attend and open …

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Should you stretch before working out? Posted on February 12, 2019

It depends on what you need to do the exercise properly, say U of A experts.

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Tuition-free education is not necessarily “free”, says professor Posted on February 1, 2019

Augustana music professor Alexander Carpenter noted high-income taxes in Austria and less student support services at the University of Vienna, a tuition-free institution, while there on a five-week teaching term.

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International Week at Augustana Posted on February 1, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday February 8th, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

Augustana’s International Week Planning Committee is excited to present International Week 2019! This year’s theme, Human Family, comes from the inspirational Maya Angelou poem of the same name. The week will kick-off in the Forum on Monday at 12 pm. For a detailed schedule of events please visit the I-Week webpage. We look forward to seeing you there! Monday, February 4 …

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21st augustana human library Posted on January 28, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday February 11th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Can you imagine life as a transgender person? Or how about living with memories of childhood sexual abuse, alcoholism or physical and cognitive challenges? These were just a few of the topics available in recent augustana human library events. Click here to check out this year’s schedule and topics, and join us for the 21st …

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Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend Posted on January 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday February 8th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Tell your friends, tell your family, tell your former teammates! Join us for the CLC/Augustana Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend on February 8 and 9, 2019! The weekend’s festivities begin on Friday night at 7:30 as the Augustana Vikings Men’s hockey team take on the Briercrest Clippers. Alumni can pick up their alumni weekend packages and can …

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2018 Distinguished Alumni Lecture with Brian Wildcat Posted on January 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 12th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

2018 Distinguished Alumni Lecture A Wahkohtowin Movement: Building a Cree Education System with Brian Wildcat, Superintendent of the Maskwacis Education Schools Commission Join this year’s distinguished alumni award recipient, Brian Wildcat, for a presentation on the development of the new Maskwacis Education Schools Commission. Brian is the newly appointed Superintendent of Schools for Maskwacis Education Schools Commission …

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Public Lecture: Indigenous Education and Reconciliation Posted on January 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday February 4th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for a discussion of Indigenous Education and Reconciliation, including Residential School history, nehiyaw ways of knowing and Indigenous education today. Monday, February 4 6:00 pm Mayer Family Hall, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre This lecture is free to attend and open to the public. 

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Anyone can be a singer, says Augustana music professor Posted on January 22, 2019

Professor Ardelle Ries fights against the notion of music exclusion in Western society and instead encourages all, regardless of age, ability or perceived sense of “talent” to sing.

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Nordic sports club offers new developmental options at Augustana Posted on January 21, 2019

Students, alumni and members of the community came together to make sure that cross country skiing and biathlon remain an integral part of Augustana after a cut in funding last spring.

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February Faculty Research Colloquium Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday February 15th, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Join Augustana professors Alexander Carpenter (music), Diego Coraiola (management) and Erin Sutherland (cultural studies) for a lunchtime colloquium. See below for lecture abstracts. Friday, February 15 12:15 pm Roger Epp Conference Room, Forum, Augustana Campus Dessert and beverages will be served. This event is free and open to the public, no need to RSVP.  “Für …

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Student Success Workshop: Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday April 4th, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Final Exams are coming. To help you get ready, come learn strategies for staying calm during stressful times and ways to prepare for exams so you remember more. Improve your health and your grades with these tips for academic success! Thursday, April 4 6:00 pm Library classroom L2-102  All current students are welcome. Sign up …

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Student Success Workshop: Practical Ways to Manage Your Stress Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Want to learn new ways to manage your stress level and relax your body? Join us for a workshop that focuses on practical ways you can stay healthy and reduce your stress level every day, even during final exams. Thursday, March 21 1:00 pm Roger Epp Room  All current students are welcome. Sign up here. …

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Student Success Workshop: How to Write Different Types of Exams Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday March 4th, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

Different types of exams use different skills and memorization. Learn how to write multiple choice, short answer, problem-solving and essay questions so you can ace your next exam! Monday, March 4 5:30 pm Library classroom L2-102 All current students are welcome. Sign up here.  

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Student Success Workshop: How to Study for Exams Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 26th, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

So your midterm exams are going to start soon and you’re not sure what is the best way to study. The good news is, there are lots of techniques that can help you prepare. We will cover study techniques, types of exam questions, and how to manage your nerves when you go to actually write …

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Student Success Workshop: Taking Notes and Kicking Butt Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 19th, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Imagine you’re sitting in a lecture and your professor is talking but you have no idea what you should be writing down. How do you figure out what’s important? How do you write and pay attention to what they’re saying at the same time? Learn note-taking techniques, how to identify what’s important, and how to …

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Student Success Workshop: Read More in Less Time Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 13th, 2019 @ 3:30 PM

There’s a big difference between reading for fun and reading university textbooks. Bring your books with you as we cover strategies to stay on top of your assigned readings, be more prepared for class, and less overwhelmed when studying for exams. You can read faster and understand more with less stress! Wednesday, February 13 3:30 …

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