Spring Soirée  Posted on February 26, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 24th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Join Dean Allen Berger and guests as they share stories about transforming Augustana into “a living laboratory for teaching and learning innovation” (For the Public Good, U of A Strategic Plan) at this year’s Spring Soirée! The evening will include an update on the Living Learning Community—a new residence community (introduced to campus last year) where …

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2018 Augustana Round Dance Posted on February 26, 2018

Scheduled for: Friday March 16th, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

2018 Augustana Round Dance Celebrating 10 years of Indigenous Student Services on Campus Friday, March 16, 2018 Gymnasium, Augustana Campus 4901 – 46 Ave, Camrose, Alberta 5:00 PM – Pipe Ceremony 6:00 PM – Feast  7:00 – Round Dance Everyone Welcome! Stickman: Wade Okeymaw (780-362-2102) MC: Elmer Rattlesnake   First 15 Singers Paid Evening luncheon …

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Easter Eggstravaganza Posted on February 26, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday March 24th, 2018 @ 10:00 PM

Bring your special little bunnies down to the Forum to join in our annual Easter egg hunt. Families (with children ages 12 and under) will also enjoy cookie decorating stations, arts and crafts, face painting, a magician and more! This event is open to alumni and their guests. Date & Time March 24, 2018 10 …

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Informal Postmodern Music Performance Posted on February 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 11th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Roger Admiral, instructor, and the students in AUMUS 369/469 give an informal performance of postmodern music. There is no charge and the public is welcome. The program will include: Simon Steen-Anderson’s Difficulties Putting It Into Practice, Jennifer Walshe’s EVERYTHING YOU OWN HAS BEEN TAKEN TO A DEPOT SOMEWHERE, and James Saunders’ positions in the sequence correctly recalled. Wednesday, …

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Bach Cantata Recital Posted on February 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 13th, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Featuring Augustana vocal majors Carrie-Ann Hubbard, Hilda Lam, and Eric Skretting and Roger Admiral, piano. Guest artists include Alyssa Miller, oboe, and Chris Hodge, trumpet. No admission is charged but donations are welcome. All proceeds go to the Vocal Chamber Music initiative. R.A.R.E.

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6 things to watch for during the 2018 Winter Olympics Posted on February 9, 2018

Experts discuss women’s hockey, cross-country skiing, Russian athletes, being a host with a volatile neighbour, momentum for a Calgary Olympic bid and more.

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Unique science course blends three disciplines into one lab Posted on February 6, 2018

Interdisciplinary Studies 137 was offered at Augustana in the Winter 2018 three-week term as a science credit course for non-science students.

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University Music Student Gala Recital Posted on February 2, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday March 15th, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Augustana Music Student Gala! Don’t miss the Augustana Music Student Gala Recital slated for Thursday, March 15 at 5:00 pm in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. There is no admission charged, and no ticket is necessary. Enjoy Augustana piano, voice and instrumental music students perform for the public at a special gala recital. Witness these students of …

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Read to succeed Posted on February 2, 2018

Augustana professor Neil Haave on the importance of developing different learning modes, beginning with the most fundamental skill: reading.

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International Week Posted on January 31, 2018

Scheduled for: Friday February 9th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Augustana is excited to present International Week 2018! This year, the International Week theme is Let the Conversation Begin! The week will kick-off in the Forum on Monday, February 5 at 10:50 am with Dean Berger, a dance performance by the Augustana African Dancers, and cupcakes! Each day will feature a different international dish in the cafeteria. For a detailed …

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Last Lecture with Professor Räni-Villem Palo! Posted on January 24, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 11th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

    Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Mayer Community Hall, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre 6 pm Lecture, Reception to follow           After receiving nominations from you, this year’s Last Lecture will be delivered by history professor Räni-Villem Palo. Save the date on Wednesday, April 11 to hear his lecture: “Back Story, Love Story” …

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Augustana Newsletter for January 24, 2018 Posted on January 24, 2018

Good morning everyone, happy first day of classes! Whether you’ve already experienced a first day of classes this year, or are starting with the eleven-week term, take a minute to check out all of this week’s campus happenings. There are still a few spots open for students at tomorrow evening’s free Community Career Mixer, where …

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Curriculum controversy: sex education and the Catholic school system Posted on January 23, 2018

The province of Alberta and the Albertan Catholic school system’s current dispute over sex education curriculum harken back to Confederation, says history professor.

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Bursary helps forge new direction Posted on January 23, 2018

Future teacher and former Augustana student wants to spark young people’s interest in trades.

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Rocky Road Posted on January 22, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday January 28th, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Join the Augustana campus community for ice cream, rock climbing, parachute games, face painting, crafts, and fun for the whole family at this year’s Rocky Road celebration, in support of the Breakfast Clubs at schools through Camrose Neighbor Aid. Sunday, January 28, 2018 From 1:00 – 4:00 pm, Augustana Campus Gym Admission/person: $5 and a …

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augustana human library Posted on January 18, 2018

Scheduled for: Monday February 5th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

The 19th augustana human library is just a couple of weeks away, on Monday, February 5th, 2018. The full schedule and list of human book topics are available now! Click here to see them. Sessions start at 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8 pm. For more information, visit aug.ualberta.ca/humanlibrary. We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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Augustana Newsletter for January 17, 2018 Posted on January 17, 2018

Happy Wednesday everyone! The semester is back in full swing and is also almost over, what a time to be alive! This week, relax and rock out at 54.40’s unplugged performance at the Performing Arts Centre this Friday night. Also on Friday, students from professor Geoff Dipple’s Topics in Modern History: Genocide in the Modern …

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Genocide in the Modern World Poster Presentations Posted on January 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Friday January 19th, 2018 @ 11:00 PM

Stop by the Faith & Life Lounge, Augustana Campus on Friday, January 19 starting at 11 am to view Augustana students’ poster presentations based on their research into instances of genocide or potential genocide in the contemporary world.

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals! Academic Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 4th, 2018 @ 3:30 PM

Final Exams are coming. If you want to discover new ways to keep calm during the stress of final exams and how to prepare for finals, this is the place for you. Wednesday, April 4 3:30 – 5:00 pm L2-102 Sign up for the workshop at aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & …

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How to Prepare for Any Test! Academic Skills Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Monday February 12th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

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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