The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – Augustana Drama Production Posted on October 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 23rd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join the Augustana Drama Department as it presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, running from November 23 to 25 at 7 pm, and November 25 & 26 at 2 pm in the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. The show will feature the musical styling of Robert Renman and the Camrose Children’s Choir (under …

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Augustana’s New Calendar and First Year Seminar Posted on October 18, 2017

By Karsten Mündel Starting the 2017-18 academic year, the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus has embarked on two exciting initiatives as it plays its role in the University of Alberta’s strategic plan For the Public Good to be “a living laboratory for teaching and learning innovation, to the benefit of the entire university.” The first initiative …

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Governance for Sustainability Short Course Registration Posted on October 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 23rd, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Governance for Sustainability Registration Deadline: November 22, 2017 Course Date: December 6, 2017     Examine the key challenges of decision-making, engagement, policy-making, and planning for sustainability faced by rural governments, and governance, in the 21st century. Part of the Sustainability 101: Certificate in Rural Sustainability series of one-day, open enrolment short courses. Who should …

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Grant Writing Workshop Registration Posted on October 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 16th, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Grant Writing Workshop Registration Deadline: November 15, 2017 Workshop Date: November 29, 2017   For small organizations and communities, grant writing can present a real challenge in terms of time, completion, budgeting, and submission. Join professor Lars Hallström, the recipient of over 80 research, knowledge, infrastructure and collaborative grants, for this popular six-hour activity-based workshop. …

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Augustana Newsletter for October 18, 2017 Posted on October 18, 2017

Happy Wednesday everyone! There seems to be an event for every interest as this week winds down and next week begins. On Friday, attend the Ronning Centre’s lecture “Your Faith on Feminism” in the Performing Arts Centre. If political discussion is more your forte, stop by the Wahkohtowin Lodge at 3 pm for a Humanities …

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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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Augustana’s Got Talent Posted on October 12, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday November 4th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for a showcase of student talent featuring Canadian content, Canadian-themed treats, and a special performance by the Augustana faculty band, The Men Who Fell to Earth. Saturday, November 4th 6 pm: cupcake reception 7 pm: show Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre

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Second Thought – The politics of classical music Posted on October 12, 2017

Augustana music professor Alexander Carpenter on the intricacies of separating music from politics, informed by Dennis Prager’s recent appearance as a guest conductor at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Augustana Newsletter for October 11, 2017 Posted on October 11, 2017

Happy Wednesday! Fill up your short week with a few of the events happening on and around campus. Today, candidates for the City of Camrose election (on Monday, October 16th) will be in the forum from 2 to 4 pm for a coffee chat. Feelings stressed about exams? Attend the workshop on how to best …

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Augustana Lecture Series: Prosperity Gospels in the Age of Trump Posted on October 10, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday October 27th, 2017 @ 12:15 PM

Join us on Friday, October 27, from 12:15 to 1:45 pm in the Mayer Family Community Hall, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre for a public lecture with Kate Bowler, on the history of the prosperity gospel and its unlikely rise into a global and media-dominant movement, most outrageously expressed in late-night televangelism and the …

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Sustainability 101 & Certificate in Rural Sustainability Posted on October 10, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday December 6th, 2017 @ 8:30 AM

SUSTAINABILITY 101 & THE CERTIFICATE IN RURAL SUSTAINABILITY Examine key features for building sustainable rural communities. With rural economic development at the forefront of municipal dialogue, Augustana Extended Education’s Sustainability 101 series of five, one-day, open enrolment short courses are designed to strengthen leadership in five core areas: Governance for Sustainability Economics & Sustainability Environmental …

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Grant Writing Workshop Posted on October 10, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 29th, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP Nov 29, 2017 Camrose AB For small organizations and communities, grant writing can present a real challenge in terms of time, completion, budgeting, and submission. Join Dr. Lars Hallstrom, the recipient of over 80 research, knowledge mobilization, infrastructure and collaborative grants, for this popular six-hour activity-based workshop offered through Augustana Extended Education. …

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Augustana students and faculty recognized at annual Celebrate! event Posted on October 5, 2017

Three first-year students and two faculty members received recognition at this year’s ceremony.

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Augustana Newsletter for October 4, 2017 Posted on October 4, 2017

Good morning everyone! Today is Safety Fest at Augustana, so join us in the forum and quad from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm for safety demonstrations and displays, brought to you by the Environment, Health & Safety committee. Demos will be made by the police, ambulance and EMS services, and the fire department, including a …

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Safety Fest Posted on September 29, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 4th, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

Join us on Wednesday, October 4 from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm in the forum and quad for demonstrations, displays, and information on campus safety. Displays and Demonstrations will include: Camrose Fire Department and Facilities and Operations Dorm room fire simulation, 12:00 pm – outdoors on the East side of the cafeteria Fire extinguisher demonstration …

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English professor receives Fulbright Scholar Award Posted on September 28, 2017

University of Alberta Augustana professor Roxanne Harde will be heading to Vanderbilt University in January to study Southern singer-songwriters as a recipient of this year’s Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair award.

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Augustana Newsletter for September 27, 2017 Posted on September 27, 2017

Happy Wednesday! The semester is ramping up and so are this week’s events! On Thursday, students, staff, and faculty are welcome to attend the Open House on Augustana’s Long Range Development Plan at 2:00 pm in the Wahkohtowin Lodge (corrected from last week, as there will be another evening session open to the general community …

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Public Open House – Long Range Development Plan Amendment Posted on September 26, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 28th, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Please join us in the forum on the evening of Thursday, September 28 for a public open house that will provide an update on the amendment of land use plans for Augustana Campus.

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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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POSTPONED Public Lecture in Reconciliation Posted on September 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday September 27th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  Augustana’s Workshops in Building Capacity for Reconciliation presents a public lecture: Reconciliation with Treaty 6 Grand Chief Dr. Wilton Littlechild, Commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Join us on Wednesday, September 27 at 6:00 pm in the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne & Peter …

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