Next Generation Thinking: Hopeful Economics for the 21st Century Posted on September 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday November 3rd, 2017 @ 11:00 AM

6th Annual Spirit of the Land Conference

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2nd Annual Chester Ronning Lecture on Religion & Diplomacy Posted on September 5, 2017

Join us on Tuesday, November 28th, at 7:00 pm in the Mayer Community Hall (J&P Lougheed Performing Arts Centre) for the 2nd Annual Chester Ronning Lecture on Religion and Diplomacy, given by Dr. Atalia Omer. Refreshments will be served. No registration required. This event is free & open to the public.

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Lunch & Learn – The Reformation and the Tradition of Reform Posted on August 31, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 31st, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Ecclesia semper reformanda est: The Reformation and the Tradition of Reform Join us for a Lunch & Learn with Geoff Dipple, Professor of History and Chair of Social Sciences at the UofA, Augustana Campus, and Brandon Alakas, Assistant Professor of English at the UofA, Augustana Campus. When: Tuesday, October 31, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Where: …

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Luther: Rebel, Genius, Liberator? Free Movie Night Posted on August 28, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 24th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join us on Tuesday, October 24 at 6 pm in the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre for a free screening and panel discussion of the movie Luther. To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, we will be hosting a special screening of Luther, the stirring 2003 biographical film/epic …

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Opening Convocation Posted on August 25, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday August 28th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us on Monday, August 28 for this year’s Opening Convocation! Students, staff, and faculty will be welcomed back to Augustana with the official opening of the 2017/18 semester at 3 pm in the Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre.   This year’s speakers include alumni Erik (’00) and Robyn (’01) Saude. Erik, a researcher and physician, and Robyn, Senior Manager of the Bow …

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Distinguished Professorial Lecture with Professor Neil Haave Posted on August 14, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 21st, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us for this year’s Distinguished Professorial Lecture, from biology professor Neil Haave. When: Thursday, September 21st – 7:00 pm, refreshments to follow Where: Mayer Community Hall, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre Please register with Debra Olafson at olafson@ualberta.ca or call (780) 679-1626.   The Art and Science of Teaching Teaching is both …

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Lunch & Learn – Making Pemmican Posted on July 26, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join us for a Lunch & Learn and pemmican-making workshop at noon on October 3, 2017, in the Wahkohtowin Lodge. Have you ever wondered what Indigenous peoples of the Prairies ate? Pemmican is a high caloric food that could be transported easily. Many hunters and those out on the land took pemmican with them as their main …

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Miquelon Lake Summer of Service Posted on July 25, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday August 26th, 2017 @ 8:30 AM

The Augustana Miquelon Lake Research Station (AMLRS) and Provincial Park needs some uplifting. Unite with your fellow UAlberta and Augustana alumni to help with the finishing touches at this Summer of Service volunteer event. Volunteer activities include: Setting up canvas tent structures to be used by Augustana field students at the AMLRS Giving the park’s …

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Celebrating Leela Gilday: Reception & Concert Posted on July 12, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday August 9th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Get swept away by the passion, soul and stories of singer/songwriter Leela Gilday, ’97 BMus, at this alumni reception and concert during the 2017 International Kodály Symposium. Gilday and the Director of the Kodály Institute, László Nemes, ’95 MMus, ’99 DMus, will speak to attendees at a pre-concert reception, then the Juno award-winning Gilday will take to the Cargill Theatre …

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augustana human library Posted on July 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Monday October 2nd, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

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Lunch & Learn – Justice for (W)all? with Patrick Hart Posted on July 5, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday September 14th, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join us on September 14, 2017, in the Roger Epp Conference Room at noon for a Lunch & Learn with Patrick Hart on the case of Wall v the Judicial Committee of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. This lecture will grapple with the question of whether or not judicial interference in religious affairs is warranted. …

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Bent Stick Brewery Tour Posted on June 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday July 25th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Swap some hops at this brewery tour and Augustana-in-Edmonton alumni reception at Bent Stick Brewery. As you B.S. over a whit and sample beer, inspired appetizers with fellow alumni, you’ll hear from Ben Rix, ’11 BA (Environmental Studies-Augustana) who co-founded Bent Stick Brewery along with Patrick Gaudet, ’11 BSc, and from Alumni Council Augustana Representatives …

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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 Mayer Community Hall, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. With Glen Hvenegaard, professor of environmental science and geography. Please join us for light refreshments following the talk. Register with Deb at augalum@ualberta.ca or 780.679.1626. National parks in Canada are centrepieces of …

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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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