Lunch & Learn – Making Pemmican Posted on July 26, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn and pemmican-making workshop at noon on October 3, 2017, in the Wahkohtowin Lodge. Have you ever wondered what Indigenous peoples of the Prairies ate? Pemmican is a high caloric food that could be transported easily. Many hunters and those out on the land took pemmican with them as their main …

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Miquelon Lake Summer of Service Posted on July 25, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday August 26th, 2017 @ 8:30 AM

The Augustana Miquelon Lake Research Station (AMLRS) and Provincial Park needs some uplifting. Unite with your fellow UAlberta and Augustana alumni to help with the finishing touches at this Summer of Service volunteer event. Volunteer activities include: Setting up canvas tent structures to be used by Augustana field students at the AMLRS Giving the park’s …

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Celebrating Leela Gilday: Reception & Concert Posted on July 12, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday August 9th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Get swept away by the passion, soul and stories of singer/songwriter Leela Gilday, ’97 BMus, at this alumni reception and concert during the 2017 International Kodály Symposium. Gilday and the Director of the Kodály Institute, László Nemes, ’95 MMus, ’99 DMus, will speak to attendees at a pre-concert reception, then the Juno award-winning Gilday will take to the Cargill Theatre …

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Lunch & Learn – Justice for (W)all? with Patrick Hart Posted on July 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 14th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join us on September 14, 2017, in the Roger Epp Conference Room at noon for a Lunch & Learn with Patrick Hart on the case of Wall v the Judicial Committee of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. This lecture will grapple with the question of whether or not judicial interference in religious affairs is warranted. …

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Augustana alum turns passion for brewing into booming business Posted on July 5, 2017

Ben Rix (’11), co-owner of Bent Stick Brewery, on how inspiration from the programs he took at Augustana and an unusual passion led him to barley, brewing, and beer.

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Bent Stick Brewery Tour Posted on June 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday July 25th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Swap some hops at this brewery tour and Augustana-in-Edmonton alumni reception at Bent Stick Brewery. As you B.S. over a whit and sample beer, inspired appetizers with fellow alumni, you’ll hear from Ben Rix, ’11 BA (Environmental Studies-Augustana) who co-founded Bent Stick Brewery along with Patrick Gaudet, ’11 BSc, and from Alumni Council Augustana Representatives …

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Alumni Weekend 2017 Posted on June 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday September 22nd, 2017 @ 10:00 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 professor! …

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National Parks at Canada’s 150: Mixing Celebration with Concern Posted on May 29, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 5th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for the second presentation of this Canada 150 Lecture! October 5, 7:00 PM Jean & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Mayer Community Hall. Reception to follow. With Glen Hvenegaard, Professor of Geography National parks in Canada are centrepieces of this country’s conservation and tourism efforts. Despite many reasons for celebration, there are concerns about …

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Alumni award winner reflects on raising a family on campus Posted on May 16, 2017

Alumni award recipient Brandi Chytracek on why she still calls Augustana home.

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2017 Shawn Crickard Memorial Golf Tournament Posted on April 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday June 24th, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

The Vikings Hockey Alumni Association is proud to present the 2nd annual Shawn Crickard Memorial Golf Tournament June 24, 2017, at the Silvercreek Golf Course in New Norway, Alberta. Proceeds from the tournament go directly to the Vikings Hockey Alumni Association which in turn are used to support the Vikings Hockey Program by way of …

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2017 Community Awards Banquet in Photos Posted on April 6, 2017

Join in Augustana’s Annual Community Awards Banquet with these incredible photos, capturing an evening of laughter, support, and engagement.

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Distinguished Alumnus Visits Augustana Campus Posted on April 5, 2017

On March 1, Augustana hosted alumna Dr Ronald Lett at the annual Community Awards Banquet, where he received the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Once a curler, always a curler Posted on March 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday March 24th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

With Augustana hosting the CCAA Curling National Championships next weekend, we’ll welcome curlers from across Canada as well as some familiar faces – including alumni Roger Stephens (’59) and Sarah Brown (’15). Read more about their stories here!

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Easter Eggstravaganza! Posted on March 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday April 15th, 2017 @ 10:00 PM

The Easter Bunny has scattered sweet treats throughout Quad, so hop on over for the annual Easter scavenger hunt. Also enjoy cookie decorating stations, arts and crafts, face painting, a magician and fun for the whole family (kids 12 & under). Date & Time April 15, 2017 10 a.m. Location Forum, Augustana Campus Camrose Alberta …

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Alumni Profile: Sarah Brown Posted on March 2, 2017

Curling has been a part of Sarah Brown’s (BA ’15) childhood, her time at Augustana, and now, makes up most of her day as program coordinator and head coach at the Sherwood Park Curling Club. Get to know Sarah here!

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Last Lecture Nominations! Posted on February 23, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 1st, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Last Lecture: Call for Nominations We’re looking for the quirkiest, most inspiring, immensely memorable lecturers on campus. This is your chance to show those outstanding UAlberta Augustana instructors some love. Nominate your favourite UAlberta Augustana instructor to give the Last Lecture of 2017! It only take a few minutes to complete the nomination form. Each …

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Last Lecture Posted on February 10, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 28th, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

2017 Last Lecture: Yvonne Becker Tuesday, March 28, 2017 – Augustana Chapel 5 pm Soup Supper, 6 pm Last Lecture Dessert reception to follow  After receiving nominations from you, this year’s Last Lecture will be delivered by physical education professor Yvonne Becker. Save the date on Tuesday, March 28 to hear her lecture: “Nevertheless, she persisted”: Lessons …

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Distinguished New York musicians to perform at Augustana Posted on January 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 4th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Augustana alumnus and pianist Joel Harder, along with colleague Dominic Armstrong (tenor), returns to campus to offer two masterclasses, a luncheon, and a concert. Learn about his journey from Camrose to Ottawa, to London, to the Julliard School of Music in New York City, and back!

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Political studies grad earns international development grant Posted on January 18, 2017

Meet Augustana alumna Stacey Haugen (BA, ’15) on her journey from Camrose to the International Development Research Centre, with international research and travel on her horizon.

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A Lad’s Journey – Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong in Concert Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 4th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

New York Tenor Dominic Armstrong and Pianist Joel Harder to Perform at Augustana By Pam Chamberlain In February, Augustana will host two distinguished New York musicians: tenor Dominic Armstrong and pianist Joel Harder. “It’s always a treat to return to Camrose,” Joel says. “Augustana is my spiritual home. It’s where I started out.” He looks …

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