Staunch supporter recognized with alumni award Posted on August 14, 2018

Reading University proponent Blain Fowler celebrated for contributing to the life of Augustana.

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Camrose Lutheran College Alum to be Recognized for UAlberta Award Posted on August 13, 2018

Congratulations to Camrose Lutheran College alum Rob Daum for being recognized by the Sports Wall of Fame as a 2018 UAlberta Alumni Award Recipient! Daum was a part of Camrose Lutheran College’s Class of 1978 and played Vikings hockey while on campus, before going on to study at the University of Alberta’s North Campus. Check …

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2018 Big Valley Jamboree Parade, in photos Posted on August 9, 2018

If you happened to miss the parade last week, check out Augustana’s participation in the photo recap here!

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Battling culture of toughness in hockey part of challenge in preventing head injuries Posted on July 10, 2018

History shows the acceptance of violence, playing through pain are values passed on by hockey players for more than a century, say U of A experts.

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Professor Ardelle Ries receives Murray Lauber Distinguished Service Award Posted on July 9, 2018

Congratulations to professor Ardelle Ries (music), who has been named the 2017 recipient of the Murray Lauber Distinguished Service Award at the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus. The award was established to recognize outstanding citizenship and exemplary contributions to the overall life of the campus by an academic staff member. Murray Lauber, Professor Emeritus (Mathematics), was …

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A new way to think about the land Posted on June 22, 2018

UAlberta honourary degree holder Nettie Wiebe urges a reimagining of our relationship with the land.

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Earning an education outside of the classroom Posted on June 6, 2018

University of Alberta Augustana student Katelynn Cook got to turn her passion for outdoor play into a successful University degree, followed by bright career prospects.

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Family legacy comes full circle for classical singer Posted on June 4, 2018

Music graduate Hilda Lam’s love affair with song springs from family and the welcoming community at the U of A’s Augustana Campus.

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A group of dog sled students changed my world Posted on June 1, 2018

Annika Olesen, who never intended to pursue University, will be graduating from Augustana this Sunday.

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Indigenous female musician and political icon to perform in Camrose Posted on May 23, 2018

Buffy Sainte-Marie, who has had a successful career linking her music with activism, will perform at the Bailey Theatre on Thursday night.

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A family’s legacy: The Wendy Cassady Memorial Fund Posted on May 17, 2018

A family’s generous gift supports their grandfather’s legacy of integrating religion and public life.

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Consider This: I Want to Be an Intellectual Coach, Not a PEZ Dispenser Posted on May 10, 2018

Augustana Professor Neil Haave shares the ideas that resonated with him following José Bowen’s appearance at the UAlberta Festival of Teaching and Learning.

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Augustana embarks on curriculum review with help from leading association in North America Posted on May 8, 2018

A summer institute on integrative learning will provide support to conversations around curriculum review.

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Reconciliation efforts need more critical thought Posted on April 27, 2018

Indigenous voices and land restitution are at the heart of, and are yet largely ignored within reconciliation efforts, says religious studies professors.

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Augustana’s innovative three-week courses: an inside look Posted on April 27, 2018

Over 2017/18, the University of Alberta’s Augustana campus introduced a new class schedule that allowed students to take block courses that offered experiential learning opportunities.

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Augustana’s innovative three-week courses: an inside look (continued) Posted on April 27, 2018

An inside look at a few of the innovative block courses that took place at Augustana over the 2017/18 year (continued).

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Augustana Newsletter for April 25, 2018 Posted on April 25, 2018

Happy Wednesday, and happy last newsletter of the year! The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the exam period is coming to an end. Here are a few end-of-term events and notices: This Thursday at noon, attend a free stress relief yoga class in the Wahkohtowin Lodge, open to all staff, students and …

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Augustana Newsletter for April 18, 2018 Posted on April 17, 2018

Happy Wednesday and happy end-of-classes! Although the campus has quieted down with full study mode, it’s not too early to start thinking about future plans. If you’re a student looking for employment either for the summer or for the coming year if you’re graduating, check out the opportunities below, including three positions open in the …

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A second thought on Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) Posted on April 12, 2018

Stephen Hawking was brilliant for his philosophical mind as much as his scientific mind, says physics professor.

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Augustana Newsletter for April 11, 2018 Posted on April 11, 2018

Happy Wednesday! The semester is winding down, but here are a few things you can check out on and around campus this week: Last Lecture with Räni-Villem Palo: tonight at the Performing Arts Centre Union Duke at the Bailey Theatre: Friday at 8 pm 14th Annual History Symposium: Monday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm …

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