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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University Masterclass with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong, Clinicians Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano) and Dominic Armstrong (voice) for a university masterclass in the Cargill Theatre of the Lougheed Centre at 3 pm on Friday, February 3rd. Sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and the Lougheed Centre.  No charge for admission. The public is welcome.  R.A.R.E

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Concurrent Community Masterclasses with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong, Clinicians Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano) and Dominic Armstrong (voice) for concurrent community masterclasses in the Cargill Theatre and Mayer Family Community Hall of the Lougheed Centre at 7 pm on Friday, February 3rd. Sponsored by the Camrose Area Piano Teachers’ Association (CAPTA), the Charlene Brown Community Vocal Studio, and The Lougheed Centre. No charge for admission. The public …

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Viking roots run deep Posted on December 12, 2016

Read about the Lovsin boys – two generations of Vikings hockey players – on what they love about the sport, about Augustana, and how over the years, they have managed to keep tradition alive.

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The Augustana Connection Concert Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday March 26th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

On Sunday, March 26th at 2 pm in the Lougheed’s Centre Cargill Theatre, the Camrose & District Community Band, directed by Tom Spila, will perform. Special musical guests are the Fort Saskatchewan Community Band, Dr. Guy Palmer Director. These ensembles will perform a variety of selections, from standard concert band literature and marches, to jazz and …

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Recital Preview Luncheon with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano), Dominic Armstrong (tenor), and Paul Harland (English Literature professor) in an informal Recital Preview on Friday, February 3rd at noon in the Mayer Family Community Hall of the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. Joel – native Camrosian, UAlberta alumnus, international artist – will be performing with New York City tenor Dominic Armstrong …

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Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday January 27th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Tell your friends – tell your family – tell your former teammates: join us for the CLC/Augustana Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend on January 27 & 28, 2017! The weekend begins on Friday, January 27th, with check-in at the Encana Arena: catch today’s Augustana Vikings take on Briercrest College at 7:30! The following morning, swing by the …

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Lunch & Learn – Fish Traps & Shell Middens! Posted on November 28, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 8th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Fish Traps & Shell Middens! Is Traditional Ecological Knowledge the Way to Sustainability? Join Megan Caldwell on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 in the Wahkohtowin Lodge for a lunch and learn on traditional ecological knowledge. Exploring the archaeology of the Northern Coast Salish territory in British Columbia, this talk examines the traditional management of marine ecosystems …

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Alumni & Friends Holiday Event Posted on November 15, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday December 4th, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

Join fellow alumni and choral conductor, John Wiebe for an afternoon reception and Advent-Christmas Concert to celebrate the season. Sunday December 4, 2016 2:00 pm Alumni Reception Founders Hall, Welcome Centre 3:00 pm Concert Chapel, Augustana Campus Following the reception, The Augustana Choirs present their annual Advent-Christmas Concert, “A Winter’s Night”. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: …

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Nobel Prize Lunch & Learn Posted on November 9, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday December 7th, 2016 @ 12:00 PM

Have you ever wondered what the Nobel Prize is exactly, and how certain recipients earn them? Attend a Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, December 7th featuring presentations from three science professors on the research that was done to earn the Nobel Prizes in Physiology/Medicine, Physics and Chemistry. This is a free event with a $5 …

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Curling Alumni Reunion! Posted on November 7, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday March 25th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Calling All Alumni Curlers! The Augustana curling teams have the privilege of hosting the CCAA Nationals this March in Camrose. We would like to invite you to cheer on our teams! In conjunction with this event, there will be a Curling Alumni Reunion held on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25. We will start things off …

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Alumni Weekend in Photos Posted on September 30, 2016

Last weekend from September 22nd to 25th, Augustana celebrated our Alumni with a number of different events. Here are a few photos capturing the excitement and fun that went on during Alumni Weekend!

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Green & Gold (and Red & Black) Day Posted on September 16, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday September 23rd, 2016 @ 8:00 AM

Show your Augustana Pride! Wear your Green & Gold (or Vikings Red & Black) gear and post the photo online, using the hashtag #uofaaugustana. Also, be sure to check out the bookstore for a selfie booth and special sales, and come to the quad at lunch for a toonie BBQ, music, prizes and a giant …

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