Music with Children turns 30 Posted on May 11, 2017

Program that seeks to inspire a love of music at a young age celebrates milestone birthday.

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Taking a seat to support women in politics Posted on May 9, 2017

One student’s passion for the equal representation of women in Canadian politics reinforced by Daughters of the Vote conference.

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Butterflies, beetles, and best practices Posted on May 8, 2017

Undergraduate research lab offers students the opportunity to develop skills outside of the classroom.

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Second Thought – “It’s very subtle”: Homosexuality in Beauty and the Beast by Roxanne Harde Posted on April 27, 2017

The representation of Le Fou’s sexuality, or lack thereof, in Disney’s live-action version of Beauty and the Beast, is problematic in more ways than one, says children’s literature professor Roxanne Harde.

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Connecting legacy and learning Posted on April 27, 2017

Newly installed pedway honours former students while providing current students with easy access to learning and planning support services.

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ACAC Class of 2017: Yvonne Becker and Joe Voytechek Posted on April 18, 2017

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference has named two members of the Augustana athletics community, professor Yvonne Becker and former hockey coach Joe Voytechek, as inductees into the ACAC Hall of Fame.

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Second thought – Vimy and Canadian identity by Jonathan Hawkins Posted on April 18, 2017

The battle at Vimy Ridge prompted the development of a Canadian national identity, says past history instructor and current assistant registrar Jonathan Hawkins.

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2017 Community Awards Banquet in Photos Posted on April 6, 2017

Join in Augustana’s Annual Community Awards Banquet with these incredible photos, capturing an evening of laughter, support, and engagement.

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Living and learning abroad Posted on March 30, 2017

Second year Global and Development studies student Melissa Wilk candidly shares the ups and downs of a semester spent studying aborad.

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What’s Cookin’? Soup Supper in Photos Posted on March 27, 2017

A look inside Augustana Chaplaincy’s annual soup supper fundraiser, featuring a silent auction, guest speakers, and a candle-lit vesper service.

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Second thought – Gendered justice by Geraint Osborne Posted on March 24, 2017

Institutional sexism to blame for the prevalence of gender inequality within the criminal justice system, says sociology professor Geraint Osbourne.

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From Greek to gander Posted on March 21, 2017

Augustana’s winter drama production began with a script initially inspired by Greek theatre but has since become a Chekhovian play titled “I Shot a Duck”. Get the story behind the story here.

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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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Second thought – Trudeau fails to deliver by Shauna Wilton Posted on March 10, 2017

Justin Trudeau’s decision to remove electoral reform from the government’s agenda sparks some second thoughts from political studies professor Shauna Wilton.

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Science fair fosters experiential learning and community engagement Posted on March 6, 2017

Augustana’s second annual science fair brought together more than popsicle sticks and glue – over 200 grade seven students visited campus for the day with help from Augustana staff and faculty, and community judges.

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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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A different way to learn Posted on February 28, 2017

Augustana student Melissa Wilk on her experiential learning course and the sense of engagement she gained from the unconventional opportunity.

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Creating a culture of sustainability Posted on February 24, 2017

Community Service Learning Coordinator Amber Basarab thanks Augustana Chaplaincy for their work towards sustainability and making campus a place of belonging.

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Second thought – Follow the drinking gourd by Rani Palo Posted on February 23, 2017

Inspired by a musical performance, Professor Rani Palo’s second thoughts take us through the history of slavery in the United States as a central tenant to Black History month.

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Impact of U.S. executive order is far-reaching Posted on February 21, 2017

U.S. executive order to ban travel from seven Muslim-majority countries, though temporarily halted, results in continued opposition with talks of a revised order in the works.

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