Augustana Newsletter for December 12, 2018 Posted on December 11, 2018

Good morning, all! We have a short and sweet newsletter today, as I hope everyone’s exam period will seem! Speaking of exams, do you know when yours are? If not, check out the schedule below! Pop by the First-Year Chemistry Lab today from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm for an information session and demonstration of …

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Chemistry professors, technicians and students shine at annual national conference Posted on December 7, 2018

Undergraduate research and innovative teaching showcased at last spring’s Canadian Chemistry Conference.

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Statistics demonstrate importance of sexual education for school-aged children Posted on December 6, 2018

A progressive sexual education curriculum is necessary for spreading awareness of healthy, diverse and consensual sexual behaviours, says political science professor.

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Augustana Newsletter for December 5, 2018 Posted on December 4, 2018

Happy December! Here are a few highlights from this week’s newsletter: Are you a student dreaming of next summer while trudging through the snow? How about taking on a paid summer internship in rural Alberta, as part of the Pathways Program? Attend an information session today or tomorrow at noon in the Learning Commons if …

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2018 Anniversary Award Donors Celebrated Posted on November 30, 2018

On October 18, 2018, Dean Allen Berger welcomed representative donors of student awards celebrating anniversaries in the Community Awards Program. Awards celebrating anniversaries in the 2018-19 academic year are:   45 Years Rotary Club of Camrose Scholarship (Rotary Club of Camrose)   40 Years Augustana Alumni Association Entrance Award (Augustana Alumni) Augustana Alumni Leadership Award (Augustana …

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Lunch & Learn – What if the US Constitution was Christian?: Jesus Amendment Attempts in the 1940s and 1950s Posted on November 30, 2018

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

For over 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. Thursday, February 7 …

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Lunch & Learn – Sing! Because You are Able: Non-Traditional, Multigenerational, Inclusive Choral Traditions Explored Posted on November 30, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 23rd, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Over the last decade choral singing in non-traditional, multigenerational and inclusive settings has become increasingly popular across Canada and all around the world. On the basis of compelling research, choral singing has been found to be an alternative to traditional mental health treatment and provide an effective means to combat anxiety, bereavement, depression and other …

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Augustana Newsletter for November 28, 2018 Posted on November 28, 2018

Good morning, everyone! Are you a student interested in acting? Sign up to audition for Augustana Drama’s 2018 Winter Production tomorrow between 4 and 7 pm. Need a break from your essays and textbooks? Attend this Friday’s Humanities Café on technology and its role in creating new ways of thinking and learning for some good conversation …

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Indigenous cultural production course brings unique pedagogy to Augustana students Posted on November 27, 2018

Professor Erin Sutherland’s course explores Indigenous cultural production through experiential learning.

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New piece of student art finds home in Founders’ Hall Posted on November 27, 2018

Former student Destiny Kirumira’s art offers social commentary on the way black women have been depicted in famous paintings.

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Vikings women’s basketball team takes first place in ACAC, ninth place in CCAA Posted on November 23, 2018

Practice time in the offseason and keeping calm under pressure are a few of the reasons for this year’s success, says women’s basketball coach.

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Augustana Student Vocal Arts Festival Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 20th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Third and fourth-year bachelor of music voice students from the studios of Kathleen Corcoran and Harold Wiens, along with Roger Admiral (piano), will present individual solo recitals (see schedule below). No admission is charged for any of these solo recitals. The public is welcome. [Each individual performance R.A.R.E.] Wednesday, March 20, 12:00 pm – Chantel …

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Music Heals Day with SingAble Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday March 2nd, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Join Augustana professor and SingABle director Ardelle Reis, community music ensembles and anyone who loves to sing in this celebration! Featuring Roger Admiral, piano; Erik Olson, guitar; Steve Hartman, string bass and percussion. Saturday, March 2 1:30 pm (tea); 2:00 pm (community sing) Bethany Group Auditorium (Rosehaven Building) There is no charge for admission. All …

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University Music Student Gala Recital Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 27th, 2019 @ 8:00 PM

Come to listen to Augustana piano, voice and instrumental music students perform for the public at a special Student Gala Recital! Wednesday, February 27, 8:00 pm Augustana Chapel There is no charge for admission. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E.  

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Corey Hamm Piano Masterclass Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday February 23rd, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Following his recital, Corey Hamm will work with pianists from the studios of Inna Luzanac and Roger Admiral. Saturday, February 23, 6:00 pm Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Cargill Theatre There is no charge for admission. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E.  

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Corey Hamm, Piano in Concert! Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday February 23rd, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Hamm is an award-winning associate professor of piano at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver who has established a unique musical profile. In recent years he has toured and recorded Frederic Rzewski’s monumental The People United Will Never Be Defeated! His CD won Spotify’s Best Classical Recording 2014. Hamm has commissioned over 200 solo, …

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William Street (saxophone) and Roger Admiral (piano) in Concert! Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 13th, 2019 @ 8:00 PM

Join us for a special performance featuring William Street (saxophone) and Roger Admiral (piano) in concert! Featuring music by Rossé, Fisher, Balter, Grella-Mozejko and Talpash. Wednesday, February 13, 8:00 pm Augustana Chapel There is no charge for admission and the public is welcome. R.A.R.E.  

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Robbie Burns Day Scottish Folk Songs with the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday January 27th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Red Deer Symphony Orchestra presents Robbie Burns Day Scottish Folk Songs. This concert is the third of the Classical Series, DiscoverMusic@Augustana. Always a Camrose favourite, The Red Deer Symphony Orchestra returns after their sold performance last season. Get in touch with your inner Celt by celebrating Scotland’s Bard of Ayrshire. This evening will leave you with …

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An Operatic Evening of Love and Desire Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 6th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

An Operatic Evening of Love and Desire, featuring vocal students from the studio of Kathleen Corcoran. Favourite arias from the operatic literature sung with passion and commitment. Be transported to the mystical world of the Magic Flute, the fiery gypsy world of Carmen and more. An unforgettable evening of boundless passion and exquisite music— and …

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Roger Admiral, Piano in Concert! Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday January 20th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Join Augustana instructor Roger Admiral for a piano in concert! Featuring music by Mozart, Chopin, Liszt, Ravel and Debussy. Sunday, January 20, 2:00 pm Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Cargill Theatre No charge for admission and the public is welcome. R.A.R.E.

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