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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Student Success Workshop: Have Fun and Get Work Done! Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 30th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

You’ve probably heard a lot about Time Management and for good reason. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and fall behind but there is hope! If you own your time, you can have fun AND reduce major stress AND get your work done. Bring your phone/laptop/class schedule to the session so you can set yourself up …

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Student Success Workshop: Tips & Tricks to Improve Your Memory Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday January 21st, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Between lectures, textbooks, and readings, you have so much to remember as a student. There must be some tips and tricks to help improve your memory, right? There are! We will cover memory improvement strategies and different ways to access information in class and exams. Monday, January 21 1:00 pm Library classroom L2-102 All current …

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Rocky Road Posted on January 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday January 27th, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Bring your family and enjoy an afternoon of ice cream and activities at Augustana! Sunday, January 27 1:00 to 4:00 pm Augustana Campus Gym Admission: $5 and a food bank donation (per person) Net proceeds will go towards the Open Door here in Camrose.

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Augustana announces new dean Posted on January 11, 2019

Demetres Tryphonopoulos appointed Dean of Augustana Faculty and Executive Officer of Augustana Campus, effective July 1.

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Sahakarini Film and Speaker Festival Posted on January 8, 2019

Please join us for the 2019 Sahakarini Film and Speaker Festival this weekend! This year’s theme is Abusing Power: Imagining a New Reality and will feature panels and Q&As from Augustana faculty as well as other guest speakers. This event is partnered with Augustana Chaplaincy. Friday, January 11 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, January 12 …

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Chemistry technician named first Augustana recipient of UAlberta support staff award Posted on December 21, 2018

David King, a chemistry technician at the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus, is the first person from Augustana to win the award.

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Students create their own paths through rural and Indigenous community internships Posted on December 20, 2018

Three Augustana students share their experiences with summer internships in rural and Indigenous communities through a Pathways Program.

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Augustana Works Community Career Mixer Posted on December 19, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday January 31st, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

  Augustana Works Career Mixer Meet Augustana alumni and community leaders at this networking event. Participants will receive coaching to improve their networking skills before practicing through a facilitated networking activity. This event is open to all Augustana students and recent graduates. The Career Mixer is free to attend, but registration is required. Participants will: …

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Ronning Centre Lecture – Marriage Law in Britain and the US Posted on December 14, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 9th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Professor Probert will discuss British family law myths, and Katharine Batlan, postdoc fellow with the Chester Ronning Centre, will discuss religious responses to marriage law changes in the US. Sponsored by the Chester Ronning Centre. Part of the Distinguished Visiting Professor Public Lecture Series with Professor Rebecca Probert, Exeter Law School Wednesday, January 9, 2019 2 pm Roger Epp …

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Town & Gown Lecture: The Runaway Wife, the Bigamous Earl and the Farmer’s Daughter Posted on December 14, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 8th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

An exploration of the dramatic events behind an unlikely union in England in 1790 between a local farmer’s daughter and an Earl who was previously married. Part of the Distinguished Visiting Professor Public Lecture Series with Professor Rebecca Probert, Exeter Law School. Tuesday, January 8, 2018 7 pm Mayer Hall, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre

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Chemistry professors, technicians and students shine at annual national conference Posted on December 7, 2018

Undergraduate research and innovative teaching showcased at last spring’s Canadian Chemistry Conference.

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Statistics demonstrate importance of sexual education for school-aged children Posted on December 6, 2018

A progressive sexual education curriculum is necessary for spreading awareness of healthy, diverse and consensual sexual behaviours, says political science professor.

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Lunch & Learn – What if the US Constitution was Christian?: Jesus Amendment Attempts in the 1940s and 1950s Posted on November 30, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday February 7th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

For over 100 years of US history, a small group of Protestants tried to amend the Constitution to add a recognition of Jesus’ authority. At this lunch and learn, Katharine will introduce those efforts and discuss how opposition to the amendments showed the limits of Christian nation ideology in American public life. Thursday, February 7 …

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Lunch & Learn – Sing! Because You are Able: Non-Traditional, Multigenerational, Inclusive Choral Traditions Explored Posted on November 30, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 23rd, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Over the last decade choral singing in non-traditional, multigenerational and inclusive settings has become increasingly popular across Canada and all around the world. On the basis of compelling research, choral singing has been found to be an alternative to traditional mental health treatment and provide an effective means to combat anxiety, bereavement, depression and other …

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Indigenous cultural production course brings unique pedagogy to Augustana students Posted on November 27, 2018

Professor Erin Sutherland’s course explores Indigenous cultural production through experiential learning.

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New piece of student art finds home in Founders’ Hall Posted on November 27, 2018

Former student Destiny Kirumira’s art offers social commentary on the way black women have been depicted in famous paintings.

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