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 Augustana 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 debra.olafson@ualberta.ca or call (780) 679-1626. …

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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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Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 9th, 2018 @ 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 9 and 10, 2018! The weekend begins on Friday, February 9 with beer & wings at our 7 pm check-in at the Encana Arena: catch today’s Augustana Vikings take on Briercrest College at 7:30 pm! The following morning, swing …

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Lunch & Learn – The 2017 Nobel Prizes Posted on November 21, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday December 13th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join science professors Brian Rempel, Peter Berg, Doris Audet, and instructor Betty (Chen-Ju) Lin as they explain the research behind the 2017 Nobel Prize winners in Science in short 15-minute bites, including work in the observation of gravitational waves and the mechanisms that control circadian rhythms. Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00 pm Roger Epp Room Free Event! …

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Alumni Reception – Chez Nous: Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday December 10th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Join us as we continue a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. The theme this year is SNOW: Cold, White, Flakes, Swirling, Twinkling, Soft, evocative of Comfort, Purity, and Tenderness. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: Augustana’s Men’s Choir, and Sangkor Women’s Ensemble, are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn Olson and Roger Admiral. As …

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Meet & Greet – Shari Narine Posted on November 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday November 20th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us outside of the bookstore in the Augustana forum from 3 to 4 pm on November 20 for coffee and snacks with award-winning journalist and author Shari Narine. A CLUC alumna, Shari has gone on to serve as an editor for various newspapers and magazines, has published short stories, and recently published her first …

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Alumni donors appreciated at inaugural event Posted on October 26, 2017

On September 23, Augustana’s alumni donors were recognized with a harvest-themed reception.

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In photos: Alumni Weekend 2017 Posted on October 13, 2017

This year’s alumni weekend was full of good food and good fun! Check out a few snapshots of the event here.

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Vikings Men’s Hockey Home Opener Alumni Night Posted on September 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday October 6th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

In appreciation for your continued support of the Augustana Vikings Men’s Hockey team, we invite you to join us in celebration of our alumni & donors, at an Alumni & Donor Appreciation Event, during this year’s Home Opener!
We are grateful for the generous support of our alumni & donors, like you, and look forward to expressing our heartfelt thanks. Tyler Bellamy and other alumni executive will be available to share updates & highlights on the good work that the Vikings Hockey Alumni Association has been doing and their priorities going forward.

Home Opener
Vikings Men’s Hockey vs. NAIT OOKS
Friday, October 6, 2017
Wings & Beer
7:00 pm – Alumni Room & Battle River Implements Sky Box

$10.00/person, includes game ticket and snacks (cash bar available)!

For more information or to purchase your Vikings Hockey Alumni Association Membership contact Tyler at: vikingshockeyalumni@gmail.com

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Lunch & Learn – The Reformation and the Tradition of Reform Posted on August 31, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 31st, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Ecclesia semper reformanda est: The Reformation and the Tradition of Reform Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Geoff Dipple, Professor of History and Chair of Social Sciences at the UofA, Augustana Campus, and Brandon Alakas, Assistant Professor of English at the UofA, Augustana Campus. When: Tuesday, October 31, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Where: …

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Community service learning course steers graduate towards rewarding career path Posted on August 23, 2017

After a guest lecture and support from one of her professors, Megan Patenaude (’16) realized her career aspirations, becoming a probation officer in rural Alberta.

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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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