Reconciling the Past for the Future: Unsettling Métis as Mixed in the Archaeological Record Posted on October 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday November 15th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Kisha Supernant, associate director of the Institue of Prairie Archaeology and associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Alberta’s North campus. The Métis people of Canada have often been categorized as a mixed, hybrid ethnic group, based largely on racialized understandings of the early encounters …

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Alumni Weekend 2018 in Photos Posted on October 12, 2018

Did you miss this year’s alumni weekend? Or did you attend, and want to relive the fun? Take a look back at the celebrations, featuring live performances, explosions, slime, beer, polka dancing, and more!

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Nathan Berg: One of Canada’s Famous Voices Posted on October 12, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 21st, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

2004 Distinguished Alumnus and Grammy and Juno Award Winner, Nathan Berg, has performed in famous concert halls with various orchestras around the world. A “tall, majestic bass” with “impeccable technique” and “a palpable presence on stage”, Canadian bass-baritone Nathan Berg’s career has spanned a vast range of repertoire on the concert and operatic stage. His recent dramatic work …

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Augustana alumnus spearheads new First Nations school commission Posted on September 25, 2018

The Maskwacis Education Schools Commission officially took charge of all schools in the Maskwacis area this September as a unified First Nations school authority, led by University of Alberta Augustana alumnus Brian Wildcat.

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Lunch & Learn: Cholesterol, the Arterial Hobgoblin Posted on September 25, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 31st, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Augustana Department of Science Professor, Neil Haave  Usually, Halloween is reserved for ghosts and ghouls, vampires and werewolves, and other fantastical creatures of the night. But what about those real-life terrors, disease that preys on your arteries and organs and overall health and wellness? Atherosclerosis, an inflammatory disease …

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Lunch & Learn: A Syrian Refugee’s Journey Posted on September 19, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 3rd, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

  Join us for a Lunch & Learn with guest speaker and human book Tarek Nemr!   What have you always wanted to ask a refugee? Hear about Tarek’s experience living in and leaving Syria and the many hardships on that journey. He will answer questions that attendees submit in advance, as well as any …

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Lunch & Learn: The Anti-Expedition Group: Tseringma Pilgrimage, 1971 Posted on September 6, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 25th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with eco-philosophers Børge Dahle, Aage Jensen and Bob Henderson, and introductions by Augustana Professor Morten Asfeldt The 1971 anti-expedition to Tseringma (7034 m) in the Himalayan Mountains was like no other mountaineering journey. Three Norwegians—Sigmund Kvaloy Setreng, Nils Faarlund and Arne Naess—set out to engage in local culture and travel in …

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Staunch supporter recognized with alumni award Posted on August 14, 2018

Reading University proponent Blain Fowler celebrated for contributing to the life of Augustana.

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Camrose Lutheran College Alum to be Recognized for UAlberta Award Posted on August 13, 2018

Congratulations to Camrose Lutheran College alum Rob Daum for being recognized by the Sports Wall of Fame as a 2018 UAlberta Alumni Award Recipient! Daum was a part of Camrose Lutheran College’s Class of 1978 and played Vikings hockey while on campus, before going on to study at the University of Alberta’s North Campus. Check …

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Augustana Day Of Service Posted on August 2, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday August 25th, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

Keen to gain some DIY construction skills? Volunteer your elbow grease to improve Stoney Creek Park and trail system for skiers and runners at the Augustana Day of Service. Boost your building skills on a fence-replacement project along the trail. Get your hands dirty constructing a wooden ramp for maintenance equipment. After lunch, hear about …

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Alumni Weekend 2018 Posted on June 11, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday September 22nd, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

  Every fall, we host an Alumni Weekend to welcome our over 9,000 alumni back to Augustana. Whether you graduated from Camrose Lutheran College, Augustana University College, or the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus, you will find something for you! Host a class get-together to reconnect with old friends or reach out to a favourite …

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Dear friend of Augustana receives Alumni Citation Award Posted on April 5, 2018

Jerry Iwanus received this year’s award, which recognizes the contributions of a non-alumnus to the life of Augustana.

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Dr Odell Olson celebrated as Augustana’s 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient Posted on March 26, 2018

This year, Augustana Campus recognized the exceptional career of rural physician and treasured alumnus.

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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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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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Lunch & Learn – The Cannabis Conundrum Posted on December 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 20th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join Augustana professors Geraint Osborne and Tim Parker alongside Deena Hinshaw, a Medical Officer of Health and current Acting Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health, and Michelle Eikerman, an Alberta Health Services Addictions Counsellor for a Lunch & Learn panel presentations on the implications of legalizing marijuana. March 20, 2018 12:00 pm Mayer Family Community Hall, …

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Lunch & Learn – The Future of Faith-Based Education in Alberta Posted on December 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 14th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Please join us for a Lunch & Learn with professor Clark Banack on The Future of Faith-Based Education in Alberta. March 14, 2018 12:00 pm Chapel, Faith & Life Centre, Augustana Campus Free Event! $5 lunch is available upon request (free lunch for students with pre-registration) Please register with Deb at olafson@ualberta.ca or call (780) 679-1626. The …

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Lunch & Learn – Workforce Experiences of Employees Living with a Chronic Illness Posted on December 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 14th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Please join us for a Lunch & Learn on disability and employment, titled Swimming Against the Current or Being Swept Away? The Workforce Experiences of Employees Living with a Chronic Illness with professor Rebecca Purc-Stephenson, and Augustana students Hailey J. Smith and Jessica Dostie. February 14, 2018 12:00 pm Roger Epp Conference Room, Forum 2nd Floor, Augustana …

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