Noel! Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 14, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday December 1st, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Christmas with Augustana continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. Join the choirs as they celebrate Christmas and winter through the beauty of choral music. The Augustana Choir—Mannskor (Augustana’s Men’s Choir), and Sangkor (Women’s Ensemble)—are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn Olson and Roger Admiral. As …

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Augustana Choir Christmas Concert & Alumni Reception Posted on November 6, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday December 2nd, 2018 @ 1:30 PM

Noël! Christmas with Augustana Christmas with Augustana continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. Join the choirs as they celebrate Christmas and winter through the beauty of choral music. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor (Augustana’s Men’s Choir), and Sangkor (Women’s Ensemble), are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn …

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Liederabend (Song Evening) Posted on November 1, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 7th, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Join us for performances by Augustana students from the studios of Kathleen Corcoran and Harold Wiens, with Roger Admiral on piano. Wednesday, November 7 Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus  Tickets: Tickets: $12 (adults); $10 (students/ seniors) [Augustana and Community Conservatory students are admitted free of charge with proper I.D.] R.A.R.E.

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Coffee and Conversation Posted on October 31, 2018

On Nov. 26, join us from 2-3:30 pm at the Ronning House for coffee, snacks, and conversation. We will be reflecting on Dr. Molly Worthen’s lecture. Dr. Worthen, an historian of American evangelicalism and regular contributor to the New York Times and other major media outlets, gave a public talk on October 18, which addressed the role of evangelicalism in current North American politics. 

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One Night in Africa Posted on October 29, 2018

Scheduled for: Friday November 2nd, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

Join the Augustana Afri-Youth Club for the fourth annual One Night in Africa Gala. The event will include authentic food, art, dancing, and many other cultural elements, and will raise money for two worthy charities: Operation Smile and the Edmonton African Centre. The event is family friendly and everyone is welcome! Friday, November 2 6:30 pm Faith …

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Augustana’s Got Talent Posted on October 29, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday November 3rd, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for a showcase of student skill at the Augustana Student Association’s annual show, Augustana’s Got Talent! Saturday, November 3rd 6 pm: doors open 7 pm: show Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre

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Edmonton Métis Cultural Dancers Performance Posted on October 26, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 14th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Augustana’s Workshops in Building a Capacity for Reconciliation presents Dances of Rupertsland, Edmonton Métis Dancers   Join us for a free performance by the Edmonton Métis Cultural Dancers featuring the Dances of Rupertsland and Métis Storytelling! Wednesday, November 14 6:00 pm Cargill Theatre, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Centre Free Public Performance, Everyone is Welcome For more information, contact …

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Managing Lower Back Pain Educated Luncheon Posted on October 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 14th, 2018 @ 11:30 AM

*THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT*   Join in on the Faculty of Rehab Medicine’s Educated Luncheon on Managing Lower Back Pain, live-streamed at the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus. Back pain is the world’s leading cause of disability. Conventional treatments like bed rest, pills, surgeries, and scans have done little to improve this growing problem. …

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Lunch & Learn – Reconciling the Past for the Future: Unsettling Métis as Mixed in the Archaeological Record Posted on October 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday November 15th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Kisha Supernant, associate director of the Institute of Prairie Archaeology and associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Alberta’s North campus. Often thought of as a mixed, hybrid group of people, Canadian Métis are now starting to be identified by scholars through their personhood and …

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World Singing Day Posted on October 12, 2018

Celebrated since 2012 on the third Saturday in October every year, World Singing Day encourages opportunities for the world to sing! With a mission to unite the global family by singing together, World Singing Day events “celebrate our common humanity, use the power of singing together to connect people and communities, and promote health and …

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Creepy Crawlers and Micro Monsters Posted on October 12, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 31st, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

U of A Augustana’s Department of Science presents… Creepy Crawlers and Micro Monsters You’re invited to take a peek at biology professor Tom Terzin’s collection of creepy crawlers and micro-monsters! Come at 5 pm for a short presentation on the specimens—including giant tarantulas, scorpions, centipedes, giant moths, beetles, and more—or simply drop-in to take a look before …

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Nathan Berg: One of Canada’s Famous Voices Posted on October 12, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 21st, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

2004 Distinguished Alumnus and Grammy and Juno Award Winner, Nathan Berg, has performed in famous concert halls with various orchestras around the world. A “tall, majestic bass” with “impeccable technique” and “a palpable presence on stage”, Canadian bass-baritone Nathan Berg’s career has spanned a vast range of repertoire on the concert and operatic stage. His recent dramatic work …

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Biomythography: Recent Work by U of A (Augustana Campus) Fine Arts Professors, Keith Harder & Julian Forrest Posted on September 25, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday October 4th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

*This event is held on the University of Alberta’s North Campus* Augustana fine arts professors Keith Harder and Julian Forrest will run their exhibit, Biomythography, at the FAB Gallery from October 2 to October 27. Opening reception: Thursday, Oct 4 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm Gallery hours: Tuesday to Friday: 12 am – 5 pm; Saturday: …

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Beyond the imitation game: Public lecture by Peter Berg and David O’Keefe Posted on September 25, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday October 25th, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT. *This lecture will be held at the University of Alberta’s North Campus* Public lecture by Augustana science professor Peter Berg and David O’Keefe  Beyond the imitation game From Dieppe & James Bond to Blackberry & quantum encryption Discover the remarkable story of the Enigma machine, a device invented in 1918 …

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Lunch & Learn: Cholesterol, the Arterial Hobgoblin Posted on September 25, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 31st, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Augustana Department of Science Professor, Neil Haave  Usually, Halloween is reserved for ghosts and ghouls, vampires and werewolves, and other fantastical creatures of the night. But what about those real-life terrors, disease that preys on your arteries and organs and overall health and wellness? Atherosclerosis, an inflammatory disease …

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Sluggers, Squealers, and “Stalwart Sons”: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Hockey Violence Posted on September 19, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 24th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Distinguished Professorial Lecture Sluggers, Squealers, and “Stalwart Sons”: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Hockey Violence Professor Stacy Lorenz Since the beginnings of modern hockey in the late 19th century, violence has been accepted as “just part of the game.” Hard checking, slashing, and “slugging” have always been regarded as key elements of high-quality and exciting …

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“God is a wild old dog”: Patty Griffin and Emmylou Harris, Stumbling into Grace Posted on September 19, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday October 4th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

“God is a wild old dog”: Patty Griffin and Emmylou Harris, Stumbling into Grace This presentation is part of a larger project that asks how do Americana singer-songwriters generate vision and hope and reform, in this case, the work of Patty Griffin and Emmylou Harris. These artists have written and sang in the Christian tradition …

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Lunch & Learn: A Syrian Refugee’s Journey Posted on September 19, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 3rd, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

  Join us for a Lunch & Learn with guest speaker and human book Tarek Nemr!   What have you always wanted to ask a refugee? Hear about Tarek’s experience living in and leaving Syria and the many hardships on that journey. He will answer questions that attendees submit in advance, as well as any …

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20th augustana human library Posted on September 18, 2018

Scheduled for: Monday October 1st, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Join the Augustana Campus in celebrating the 20th augustana human library on Oct 1. The kick-off event will feature speaker Tarek Nemar and his talk “A phone call away: my Syrian refugee journey” followed by ‘human books’ to be checked out for conversation throughout the evening. Monday, October 1 6:00 pm Augustana Campus Library Free events! Refreshments …

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Lunch & Learn: The Anti-Expedition Group: Tseringma Pilgrimage, 1971 Posted on September 6, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 25th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn with eco-philosophers Børge Dahle, Aage Jensen and Bob Henderson, and introductions by Augustana Professor Morten Asfeldt The 1971 anti-expedition to Tseringma (7034 m) in the Himalayan Mountains was like no other mountaineering journey. Three Norwegians—Sigmund Kvaloy Setreng, Nils Faarlund and Arne Naess—set out to engage in local culture and travel in …

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