Augustana Drama Production: Concord Floral Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join the Augustana Drama Department for their production of Concord Floral, by Jordan Tannahill and Foreplay Or: The Art of the Fugue by David Ives. Concord Floral is a one-million-square-foot, abandoned greenhouse and hang out for the local teens. Two friends stumble upon a terrible secret buried there.  They go looking for answers and set off a …

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Camrose and District Community Band in Concert: The Augustana Connection Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday March 24th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Join the Camrose & District Community Band, directed by Tom Spila, in concert with a special musical guest: the Festival City Winds Intermediate I Concert Band, directed by Wendy Grasdahl. These ensembles will perform a variety of selections, from standard concert band literature and marches, to jazz and movie themes.  The Camrose & District Community …

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Chor Leoni Men’s Choir in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday March 25th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Chor Leoni Men’s Choir is known internationally and recognized as one of the world’s vanguard male vocal ensembles. With stylistic grace and an adventurous spirit, Vancouver’s singing lions have enriched and transformed people’s lives through singing for twenty-five years. Chor Leoni will be joined by Augustana’s own male-voice choir, Mannskor. This concert is the fifth …

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75th Annual Spring Concert: The University of Alberta Mixed Chorus Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday March 30th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Join the University of Alberta Mixed Chorus for their 75th Annual Spring Concert under the direction of  Robert de Frece, conductor, and Adam Robertson, assistant conductor. The program will include a wide variety of choral literature and will also feature performances by the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers. This concert is a fundraiser …

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Augustana Student Grant Art Exhibition Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday March 29th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

An annual event featuring paintings, drawings and sculptures from Augustana’s Visual Art students (scholarships are awarded based on merit). Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Ravine Studio Building and Forum, Augustana Campus Admission is Free.  

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New Music Edmonton’s UltraViolet Ensemble in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 3rd, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Pianist Roger Admiral, flutist Chenoa Anderson, saxophonist Allison Balcetis and cellist Amy Nicholson will present a concert of contemporary Canadian compositions. This project is partially funded by the Canada Council for the Arts.  Wednesday, April 3 7:30 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets (at the door only): $20 (adults); $15 (seniors/students/children). Augustana students …

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Student Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday April 15th, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

The Augustana Choir, under the direction of John Wiebe, presents their annual Student Spring Concert. Come hear highlights from the choir’s past year, including from their January tour to Cuba and upcoming southern Alberta tour. A great chance for Augustana students and members of the community to hear our auditioned chamber choir live, in concert, …

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The Augustana Choir Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday May 4th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Join us for the year-end concert of our auditioned chamber choir, following a January tour to CUBA and returning from a tour of southern Alberta. Don’t miss this concert featuring highlights from the choir’s past year.  Saturday, May 4 4:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available …

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A Choral Cabaret Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday April 14th, 2019 @ 3:00 PM

Our students and community members (Mannskor & Sangkor) join forces for a fun-filled afternoon of lighter choral music, presented in a cabaret style. Enjoy a drink and snack while the choirs entertain you.   Sunday, April 14 3:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available at the door …

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Vocal Jury Recital Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 10th, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Featuring Augustana vocal major students, with Roger Admiral, piano. Wednesday, April 10 12:15 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus No admission is charged.    

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Augustana athletics fundraiser teams up with community partners Posted on February 14, 2019

Vikes for Tykes toy drive and fundraiser has been expanded to offer children of Habitat for Humanity families access to Augustana youth programs year round, thanks to a matching grant from the Battle River Community Foundation.

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Classical series continues with Corey Hamm Posted on February 14, 2019

Prolific performer and recording artist offers three sonatas at the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Centre on February 23.

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Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 24th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 24 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 17th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 17 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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Great Big Vikings Family Day Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday February 18th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Join the Augustana Vikings for skating, hot chocolate, and other fun Family Day activities! Monday, February 18 1:30 to 3:30 pm EnCana Arena (moved from Mirror Lake due to extreme cold) Bring your skates and your smiles!

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Augustana Weekly: February 13, 2019 Posted on February 12, 2019

Happy Wednesday! Join us in the library at 3 pm today for the grand opening of the new Nordic Ski Library, featuring tea, and you guessed it…skis! Click the link to the Augustana Weekly for more information. You’ll also find details on other great events and performances happening on and around campus this week (including a film …

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Public Lecture: Indigenous Governance Posted on February 12, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 26th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for a conversation on Indigenous Governance, Indigenous Sovereignty, Nation to Nation relationships and more, with leaders from the Four Maskwacis Nations: Ermineskin Cree Nation, Louis Bull Tribe, Montana First Nation and Samson Cree Nation. Tuesday, February 26 6:00 pm Mayer Family Hall, Lougheed Performing Arts Centre This lecture is free to attend and open …

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Should you stretch before working out? Posted on February 12, 2019

It depends on what you need to do the exercise properly, say U of A experts.

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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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Augustana Weekly: February 6, 2019 Posted on February 6, 2019

What’s inside this week’s newsletter? Everything! Find important student information (like the add/drop deadline for this term), some great indoor sports opportunities, and other important campus updates (did you know that you can borrow cross country skis from the library now!? And the library will be hosting a grand opening Tea & Ski next Wednesday!). …

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