What’s Cookin’? Soup Supper Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday March 5th, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

All are welcome to come to Augustana Chaplaincy’s Annual Fundraising event, What’s Cookin’? Soup Supper, whether you are already a long term supporter or this will be your first time. The event will be on Sunday March 5th, at 5:00 p.m. in the Augustana Chapel. Come for a soup supper, a silent auction, and a …

Read more…

DiscoverE Science Summer Camps Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday July 10th, 2017 @ 8:00 AM

DiscoverE Science Summer Camp (Grades 1-3) July 10-14, 2017 Exciting hands-on projects and activities will provide you with an introduction to engineering and science. Learn through activities, games, and challenges, so that you are always engaged and having fun! More information and to register: ualberta.ca/augustana/JrU. DiscoverE Science Summer Camp (Grades 4-6) July 10-14, 2017 Experience the …

Read more…

Cultivating the Arts Gala Posted on February 16, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 25th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

ART & MUSIC GONE WILD! Lougheed Centre ready to present touring sensation – ARTRAGEOUS!  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2017 ~ 7:00 PM Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre “An evening you’ll never forget” is how Lougheed Centre General Manager Nick Beach describes the upcoming Cultivating the Arts Gala. Celebrity icons such as Harrison Ford and …

Read more…

The Role of the Bible in Postsecondary Education Posted on February 14, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 8th, 2017 @ 2:15 PM

On Wednesday, March 8, from 2:15 – 4:45 pm, join us in the Roger Epp Room (Augustana Campus, 2nd floor) for a Symposium on the topic of The Role of the Bible in Postsecondary Education. Our distinguished panel includes Dr. Ehud Ben Zvi (Alberta), Dr. InHee Berg (Concordia), Dr. Brian Doak (George Fox), Dr. Anne …

Read more…

Philosophers’ Café with Justice Jody (George) Fraser and Irene Fraser Posted on February 14, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday April 29th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

On Saturday, April 29th, a Philosophers’ Café will be led by Justice Jody (George) Fraser and her sister Irene Fraser. The café will be held at Steep’s Tea House (Whyte Ave, Edmonton) and the topic of discussion is Poverty is a Crime. Below are short biographies on the two animateurs. Justice Jody (George) Fraser  After …

Read more…

Distinguished Professorial Lecture with Professor Glynnis Hood Posted on February 14, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 15th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for our final of three Distinguished Professorial Lectures this year! Wet Feet on Dry Land with Professor Glynnis Hood What does it mean to succeed at the interface of two worlds – the terrestrial and the aquatic? Pioneer comparative physiologist Dr. Laurence Irving suggested that, as humans, we are so bound to dry land …

Read more…

Last Lecture Posted on February 10, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 28th, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

2017 Last Lecture: Yvonne Becker Tuesday, March 28, 2017 – Augustana Chapel 5 pm Soup Supper, 6 pm Last Lecture Dessert reception to follow  After receiving nominations from you, this year’s Last Lecture will be delivered by physical education professor Yvonne Becker. Save the date on Tuesday, March 28 to hear her lecture: “Nevertheless, she persisted”: Lessons …

Read more…

Memory, Imagination, and Community: A Book Launch Posted on February 9, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday March 3rd, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Join us on Friday March 3rd, at 4 pm in Wahkohtowin Lodge (Forum, lower level) for Memory, Imagination, and Community: A Book Launch. Dr. Joseph Wiebe and Dr. Ian Wilson will discuss their newly published books. No RSVP needed. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Below are descriptions of the …

Read more…

Philosophers’ Café with David Goa Posted on February 9, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday February 9th, 2017 @ 1:30 PM

On Thursday, February 9, 1:30 – 3PM David Goa will be animating a Philosophers’ Café at the Central Lion’s Senior Centre, 11113 – 113 Street. For those interested in thinking and talking together here are the details: “The Challenge of Freedom of Speech & “Religious” and “Secular Pushback”. Free speech has been a hard won …

Read more…

Black History Month Events Posted on February 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 28th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Check out the schedule below for Augustana’s Black History Month events.

Read more…

augustana human library Posted on January 30, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday February 6th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

The 17th augustana human library is happening on the evenings of Monday, February 6 and Tuesday, February 7 at the Augustana Library.  We hope you are able to attend — everyone is welcome!  For more information, the list of human books and the schedule of “reads” is at:  aug.ualberta.ca/humanlibrary Please note that there is one very big change this …

Read more…

The Spirit of Reconciliation – Feb 16-17, 2017 Posted on January 26, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday February 16th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us on February 16-17, 2017 for The Spirit of Reconciliation – a new event hosted by Spirit of the Land and the Aboriginal Students’ Office. The event will feature a conversation with Canadian author Maria Campbell, round-table discussions, an indigenous ceremony, and an interactive art display. Visit spiritoftheland.ca for more event details!  

Read more…

Vocal Studio Winter Recital Posted on January 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 1st, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join the vocal students from the studio of Harold Wiens as they perform works by Purcell, Strauss, Handel, Head, and others on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Faith & Life Chapel of the University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus. The public is welcome. No charge for admission. R.A.R.E.

Read more…

Tenore – Rescheduled Posted on January 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday January 30th, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Thank you so much for your patience and understanding as we worked through the details of the rescheduled Tenore performance. The new show will be: Monday, January 30th, 2017 @ 8:00 pm, in the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. This concert will be slightly revised from the original “Christmas …

Read more…

A Lad’s Journey – Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong in Concert Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 4th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

New York Tenor Dominic Armstrong and Pianist Joel Harder to Perform at Augustana By Pam Chamberlain In February, Augustana will host two distinguished New York musicians: tenor Dominic Armstrong and pianist Joel Harder. “It’s always a treat to return to Camrose,” Joel says. “Augustana is my spiritual home. It’s where I started out.” He looks …

Read more…

University Masterclass with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong, Clinicians Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano) and Dominic Armstrong (voice) for a university masterclass in the Cargill Theatre of the Lougheed Centre at 3 pm on Friday, February 3rd. Sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and the Lougheed Centre.  No charge for admission. The public is welcome.  R.A.R.E

Read more…

Concurrent Community Masterclasses with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong, Clinicians Posted on January 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano) and Dominic Armstrong (voice) for concurrent community masterclasses in the Cargill Theatre and Mayer Family Community Hall of the Lougheed Centre at 7 pm on Friday, February 3rd. Sponsored by the Camrose Area Piano Teachers’ Association (CAPTA), the Charlene Brown Community Vocal Studio, and The Lougheed Centre. No charge for admission. The public …

Read more…

Augustana Distinguished Lectures with Rabbi Lindsey bat Joseph Posted on January 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday January 24th, 2017 @ 12:30 PM

On Tuesday January 24th, Rabbi Lindsey bat Joseph will be presenting her Augustana Distinguished Lectures on the topic of Jewish teachings on the Ethics of Warfare.   At 12:30 pm, Lindsey will present her lecture entitled “Do the Victors Have Moral Limits? A Jewish Perspective on the Ethics of Warfare” in the Roger Epp Room, Forum …

Read more…

Distinguished Professorial Lecture with Professor Kevin Sutley Posted on December 23, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 8th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for our second in a series of three Distinguished Professorial Lectures! Experiments in Character Mask: Acting from the Outside In with Professor Kevin Sutley Contemporary acting technique is based largely on the ground breaking work of Constantin Stanislavsky who, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, used the new field of psychology to …

Read more…

Advent-Christmas Carol Sing-Along Posted on December 7, 2016

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 13th, 2016 @ 12:00 PM

During this busy time of exams we welcome you to take a break and join us for singing some carols over your lunch on Tuesday, December 13th. Monica Andersson from the café will make an appearance as Santa Lucia (Saint Lucy). We will be singing Advent in Canada, composed by our very own Milton Schlosser …

Read more…