Alumni Weekend 2017 Posted on June 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday September 22nd, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

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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2017 Spring Convocation Posted on May 29, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday June 4th, 2017 @ 10:15 AM

Sunday, June 4 10:15 am – Baccalaureate Worship Service, Chapel 11:30 am – Augustana Faculty Award Reception, Mayer Hall, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre 12:00 pm – Convocation Luncheon, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre (advanced tickets still available here for $10, limited tickets available at the door for $15) 1:30 pm …

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National Parks at Canada’s 150: Mixing Celebration with Concern Posted on May 29, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 5th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for the second presentation of this Canada 150 Lecture! October 5, 7:00 PM Jean & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Mayer Community Hall. Reception to follow. With Glen Hvenegaard, Professor of Geography National parks in Canada are centrepieces of this country’s conservation and tourism efforts. Despite many reasons for celebration, there are concerns about …

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Class of 2017 Convocation Luncheon Posted on May 4, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday June 4th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

The Class of 2017, alongside family members, are invited to attend a Convocation Luncheon, scheduled for 12:30 pm on June 4 in the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. Department Chairs will join Dean Allen Berger as hosts for this informal luncheon. Many faculty will be attending, as our goal is to provide an informal setting for them to …

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2017 Shawn Crickard Memorial Golf Tournament Posted on April 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday June 24th, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

The Vikings Hockey Alumni Association is proud to present the 2nd annual Shawn Crickard Memorial Golf Tournament June 24, 2017, at the Silvercreek Golf Course in New Norway, Alberta. Proceeds from the tournament go directly to the Vikings Hockey Alumni Association which in turn are used to support the Vikings Hockey Program by way of …

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National Aboriginal Day Celebrations Posted on April 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday June 21st, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Join us to celebrate National Aboriginal Day on June 21! National Aboriginal Day is a time for all Canadians to recognize the diverse cultures, and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. The day will consist of three sessions, each featuring storytelling from Elder Myrna Yellowbird and an educational dance performance by Red …

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Calgary Lecture Series – National Parks at Canada’s 150: Mixing Celebration with Concern Posted on April 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday May 17th, 2017 @ 4:30 PM

  Gain critical insight from UAlberta Professor Glen Hvenegaard, ‘87 BSc Forestry, ‘89 MSc Wildland Recreation, into how Canadians can responsibly celebrate the national parks. More than 7.5 million people visited Banff and Jasper national parks last year, and that number is expected to increase during Canada 150. Despite the many reasons to celebrate Canada’s …

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Contemporary/Jazz Piano Jury-Recital Posted on March 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 11th, 2017 @ 12:15 PM

On Tuesday, April 11th, at 12:15 pm, join us in the Augustana Chapel Lounge for a contemporary/jazz piano jury-recital featuring Augustana students in the studio of Tova Olson.  No admission charged.  R.A.R.E.

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Reformations and Renewals: A Symposium with Dr. Brandon Alakas, Dr. Geoff Dipple, and Rev. Craig Wentland Posted on March 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 22nd, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

On Wednesday, March 22, from 12 – 1:30 PM, in the Roger Epp Room (Augustana Forum, 2nd Floor), join us for Reformations and Renewals, a Symposium with Dr. Brandon Alakas, Dr. Geoff Dipple, and Rev. Craig Wentland. No need to RSVP. This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served. Please see symposium …

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Easter Eggstravaganza! Posted on March 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday April 15th, 2017 @ 10:00 PM

The Easter Bunny has scattered sweet treats throughout Quad, so hop on over for the annual Easter scavenger hunt. Also enjoy cookie decorating stations, arts and crafts, face painting, a magician and fun for the whole family (kids 12 & under). Date & Time April 15, 2017 10 a.m. Location Forum, Augustana Campus Camrose Alberta …

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Crazy Songs Posted on March 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 15th, 2017 @ 11:30 AM

Be entertained by Crazy Songs during the lunch hour (starting at 11:30 am) on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 at Augustana in the Forum (no admission charged)!  Augustana’s university vocal students will wow the Augustana lunch crowd with crazy musical theatre and opera repertoire that is sure to inspire, amuse, or amaze.  Come out and see …

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Word and Image in the Age of Trump Posted on March 6, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday March 10th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us for a Humanities Café Round Table Discussion on Friday, March 10th in the Wahkohtowin Lodge at 3:00 pm! Humanities faculty, students, other departmental faculty and community members are invited to join in the conversation. Refreshments will be served, no need to RSVP. This event is free and open to the public.

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Augustana Faculty Research Colloquia Posted on March 2, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday March 20th, 2017 @ 12:30 PM

Join professors Roxanne Harde and Judy Liao in the Roger Epp Conference room on Monday, March 20th at 12:30 pm for a Faculty Research Colloquia! Dessert and beverages will be served, see poster below for more details.

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Spring Soiree Posted on February 23, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 25th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join us at this year’s Spring Soirée: Celebrating Innovation, as Dean Allen Berger shares Augustana’s new vision for student learning. The event will take place on Tuesday, April 25th in the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre beginning at 6:00 pm, with a reception to follow. Please share this invitation with family and friends, …

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Last Lecture Nominations! Posted on February 23, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 1st, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Last Lecture: Call for Nominations We’re looking for the quirkiest, most inspiring, immensely memorable lecturers on campus. This is your chance to show those outstanding UAlberta Augustana instructors some love. Nominate your favourite UAlberta Augustana instructor to give the Last Lecture of 2017! It only take a few minutes to complete the nomination form. Each …

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Ask the Animals: Nature and Theodicy in the Book of Job Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 7th, 2017 @ 12:30 PM

Join us on Tuesday, March 7th, at 12:30 pm in the Wahkohtowin Lodge classroom (Forum, lower level) for Ask the Animals: Nature and Theodicy in the Book of Job, a lecture by Visiting Fellow Dr. Brian Doak. No RSVP needed. This lecture is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. See the attached poster …

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Ronning Centre Spring Open House Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 29th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

On Wednesday, March 29th, from 12 – 1:30 pm, join us at the Ronning House for a Spring Open House! Refreshments will be served. No need to RSVP – just drop in for goodies and conversation about programming (both past and upcoming).

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Philosophers’ Café with Arlette Zinck Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday April 8th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

On Saturday, April 8th, at 1:00 pm, a Philosophers’ Café will be led by Arlette Zinck, Associate Professor of English at King’s College. The café will be held at Steep’s Tea House (Whyte Ave, Edmonton) and the topic of discussion is the role of post-secondary liberal arts education in prisons.

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Philosophers’ Café with Thelma Pelletier Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday March 18th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

On Saturday, March 18th, at 1:00 pm, a Philosophers’ Café will be led by Thelma Pelletier, a R.C. Chaplain at the Bowden Institution. The café will be held at Steep’s Tea House (Whyte Ave, Edmonton) and the topic of discussion is the role of a prison Chaplain.

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Philosophers’ Café with Dr. David Wong Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday March 4th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

On Saturday, March 4th, at 1:00 pm, a Philosophers’ Café will be led by Dr. David Wong, a psychiatrist who has a strong interest in forensic psychiatry. The café will be held at Steep’s Tea House (Whyte Ave, Edmonton) and the topic of discussion is the role of mental illness in crime and its prevalence among prison …

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