Brian Wildcat announced as Augustana’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Posted on February 11, 2019

From various career achievements to spearheading what would become the Maskwacîs Schools Education Commission (MESC), Brian will be honoured as a champion of Indigenous education.

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Lunch & Learn — Orange Crush or Blue Wave?: The 2019 Alberta Election Posted on January 28, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 27th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

The 2015 provincial election upset a 40-plus year legacy of Progressive Conservative governments. In 2019, the NDP government will face two revitalized parties with significant differences on core social, fiscal and economic policies: the United Conservative Party and the Alberta Party. This panel of political scientists will explore these differences, and the policy implications for Alberta, …

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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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Lunch & Learn with Dr. Katharine Batlan — What if the US Constitution was Christian? Posted on January 10, 2019

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

For the 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.

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Augustana Choir Christmas Concert & Alumni Reception Posted on November 6, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday December 2nd, 2018 @ 1:30 PM

Noël! Christmas with Augustana Christmas with Augustana continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. Join the choirs as they celebrate Christmas and winter through the beauty of choral music. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor (Augustana’s Men’s Choir), and Sangkor (Women’s Ensemble), are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn …

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“Make each day count”: Learning commons dedicated to alumna, Rashmi Bale Posted on October 31, 2018

Augustana’s Bale Learning Commons was recently named to honour the life of late alumna, Rashmi Bale, whose parents gave a generous gift to Augustana Campus to name the commons and create a bursary in memory of their daughter.

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Lunch & Learn – 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 Institute of Prairie Archaeology and associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Alberta’s North campus. Often thought of as a mixed, hybrid group of people, Canadian Métis are now starting to be identified by scholars through their personhood and …

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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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