Public Event – The Appeal of John Bunyan – Aug 15, 2019 Posted on June 27, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday August 15th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

A free-of-charge public event in Edmonton as part of the 9th triennial conference of the International John Bunyan Society, sponsored by the Ronning Centre.

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Lunch & Learn – Islamic Gardens: Catalysts for Change – Sept 17, 2019 Posted on June 26, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday September 17th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Join us on September 17, 2019 for a Lunch & Learn with Aleem Karmali, filmmaker of the documentary “Islamic Gardens: Catalysts for Change.”

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Food Sustainability and Society Public Presentation Posted on June 6, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday August 8th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join Augustana student and the Camrose Wildlife Stewardship Society’s summer coordinator Brittany Woelk to learn about food sustainability, a growing problem, and how to be part of the solution. If you attend, you will also be able to enjoy some local and sustainable food! Thursday, August 8 7:00 pm Stony Creek Centre This event is …

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Star Gazing with Professor Gerhard Lotz Posted on June 6, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday August 1st, 2019 @ 9:00 PM

Join professor Gerhard Lotz in learning about space and stars! Thursday, August 1 9:00 pm Stony Creek Centre This event is free and open to the public! This presentation is part of the Camrose Wildlife Stewardship Society’s Environmental Education Programs, which run every Thursday evening from May 30 to August 15. The presentations are from …

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What’s that Bird? with Professor Glen Hvenegaard Posted on June 6, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday July 11th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join professor Glen Hvenegaard to learn the basics about birding in the Camrose area, including identifying common birds, attracting birds to your backyard and supporting the bird conservation movement. Thursday, July 11 7:00 pm Stony Creek Centre This event is free and open to the public! This presentation is part of the Camrose Wildlife Stewardship Society’s …

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The Value of Camrose’s Urban Forest with Professor Greg King Posted on June 6, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday June 6th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join professor Greg King for a lecture and nature walk on the importance of Camrose’s urban forest, while learning about the different trees and vegetation that exist in our city. Thursday, June 6 7:00 pm Stony Creek Centre This event is free and open to the public! This presentation is part of the Camrose Wildlife …

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Alumni Weekend 2019 Posted on June 4, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday September 20th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Every fall, we host an Alumni Weekend to welcome our over 9,000 alumni back to Augustana. Whether you graduated from Camrose Lutheran College, Augustana University College or the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus, you will find something for you! Host a class get-together to reconnect with old friends or reach out to a favourite professor! …

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National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebrations Posted on May 29, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday June 20th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a time for all Canadians to recognize the diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit & Métis peoples. Join us at the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus for drummers and singers from Maskwacis, as well as an Indigenous art show titled Aakii isskska’takssin (woman – thought) at the …

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June 3 – Meet & Greet with Elder Sarah Jerome, 2019 Augustana Honorary Degree Recipient Posted on May 23, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday June 3rd, 2019 @ 12:30 PM

Join us on Monday June 3rd from 12:30 – 2:00 pm in Wahkohtowin Lodge (Augustana Forum, Lower Level) for a meet & greet reception with 2019 Honorary Degree Recipient Elder Sarah Jerome. Light refreshments will be provided. No registration required. Free to attend and open to the public.

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Convocation Posted on May 7, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday June 2nd, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Join the Augustana Campus community for this year’s convocation ceremony! Look below for the schedule. For more information, visit https://www.ualberta.ca/augustana/services/academic/convocation.  

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Blanket Exercise Posted on April 29, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday May 3rd, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Join Jennifer Ward and Graeme Pate with the University of Alberta’s Centre for Teaching & Learning for a Blanket Exercise. The Blanket Exercise takes participants on a 500-year journey as Indigenous peoples coming into contact with Settlers and colonial policies that impact their lives. We will engage with Indigenous histories and contemporary realities in an experiential …

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Public Lecture: A Mathematical Classification of Jazz Music Posted on April 29, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday May 2nd, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Join University of Alberta math and statistical science professor Thomas Hillen for a free public lecture on math and jazz music. Two defining features of Jazz music are harmonies and improvisations. The jazz harmonies are built from chords, and improvisations are built around scales. In this talk, Hillen will classify jazz chords and jazz scales …

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Miquelon Lake Research Station Open House Posted on April 25, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday May 2nd, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

The Augustana Miquelon Lake Research Station is hosting an open house to showcase the facility, past research, sustainability improvements and future opportunities for your teaching and research. We’ll show you our plans for a new observatory to be built this year. We hope you are able to will join us for refreshments and conversation! Feel …

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Treaty Bear Installation & Ceremony Posted on April 16, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 @ 3:15 PM

All are welcome to join us as we welcome Stewart Steinhauer’s Treaty Bear to Augustana Campus permanently. Joined by the Steinhauer family and donors who helped the Treaty Bear call Augustana home, the installation and ceremony will be followed by a tea and bannock reception and celebration. Tuesday, April 23 3:15 pm Augustana Quad

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Augustana Conference on Undergraduate Research and Innovative Teaching Posted on April 1, 2019

High Impact Practices in Higher Education: Research and Application Camrose, Alberta, Canada May 14 – 15, 2019 Register Program The Association of American Colleges and Universities identifies ten High-Impact Practices (HIPs), ranging from First-Year Seminars (FYS) to Writing Intensive Courses. HIPs share several characteristics: they facilitate learning outside the classroom, encourage collaboration with diverse others, and require …

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Lunch & Learn: Treaty Talk – Sharing the River of Life Posted on March 27, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 30th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

The film Treaty Talk—Sharing the River of Life is a teaching tool to better understand our collective responsibility to treaty. This film explores and models how indigenous nations and non-indigenous allies in Canada can come together to transform racism and discrimination and build a future of mutual benefit. Join us for a viewing of Treaty Talk …

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CANCELLED: Coffee and Conversation on Religion and Politics in Alberta – Mar 21 Posted on March 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 2:30 PM

Join us on Thurs. Mar 21 at 2:30 pm in the Roger Epp Conference Room (Augustana Campus) for coffee, snacks, and a round-table discussion on religion and politics in Alberta, facilitated by Clark Banack and Jeffrey Behrens.

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An Evening with Chris Hedges – Mar 26 Posted on March 14, 2019

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

Chris Hedges is the 2019 Augustana Distinguished Lecturer. He will be giving this year’s Chester Ronning Lecture on Religion and Diplomacy and will address the importance of religion in today’s global world.

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Lunch & Learn — Pipelines and Protest in the United States Posted on March 12, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday April 8th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Since their announcement, the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipeline projects have raised complex social and political responses, resulting in significant anti-pipeline protests. Join Associate Professor of Law and Fulbright American Scholar Jessica Shoemaker for a brief overview of the legal context in which these protests have occurred in the United States, what these protests …

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Easter Eggstravaganza (SOLD OUT) Posted on March 11, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday April 13th, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

SOLD OUT Bring your special little bunnies down to the Forum to join in our annual Easter egg hunt. Families (with children 12 and under) will also enjoy cookie decorating stations, arts and crafts, face painting, a magician and more! April 13, 2019 10 am – 12 pm Forum, Augustana Campus Kids: $5  |  Adults: Free

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