Augustana expands Sustainability 101 program Posted on October 2, 2015

The open-enrolment professional training on sustainable rural management is expanding after a sold-out summer pilot season.

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Augustana Waste Sort Posted on October 2, 2015

Scheduled for: Wednesday October 7th, 2015 @ 8:30 AM

Each semester, Augustana students participate in a waste sort to determine how well our recycling and waste diversion systems are working and to identify where we need change or improvement to uphold our campus-wide commitment to sustainable practices. Over the years, this waste sort has shown us just how much of Augustana’s total waste could …

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Sustainability Career Forum Posted on September 30, 2015

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 20th, 2015 @ 5:00 PM

CaPS Career Forum presents: Careers in Sustainability Tuesday, October 20 from 5 pm to 7 pm LIB 2-102

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Collaboration made Augustana Miquelon Lake Research Station possible Posted on August 25, 2015

On August 20, over 110 guests celebrated the opening of the University of Alberta’s newest research station.

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Augustana student wins U of A sustainability award Posted on June 8, 2015

Alyssa Belanger was recognized for her work towards integrating sustainability into the Augustana and Camrose communities.

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Ryan Mason (’09) and agricultural renewal Posted on April 9, 2015

How can we discuss current food security and agricultural challenges in Alberta? How do we bring energy back to agriculture among urban youth and young farmers?

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Spring Soiree: A Report to the Community Posted on March 25, 2015

Scheduled for: Thursday April 30th, 2015 @ 6:00 PM

Celebrating Community Augustana is committed to building a vibrant community. As our friend and neighbour, we invite you to join Dean Allen Berger as he shares and celebrates student achievement and community partnerships. Thursday, April 30 at 6pm Cargill Theatre, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre Business Casual RSVP to debra.olafson@ualberta.ca or 780-679-1626

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Luther’s Lattes with Ryan Mason (’09) Posted on March 24, 2015

Scheduled for: Friday April 10th, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

April 10, 10:30 am – 11:30 am, Faith and Life Lounge Luthers Latte’s with Ryan Mason: Growing Tomatoes around the world A conversation with one alumnus about his journey from Augustana to a career in food security and farming.

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Augustana celebrates #WellnessWeek Posted on March 23, 2015

With over 50 events planned, #WellnessWeek is taking Augustana by storm!

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Lunch & Learn: Revitalizing urban agriculture Posted on March 2, 2015

Scheduled for: Friday April 10th, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

The Augustana Alumni Office presents a Lunch & Learn session: Bringing sexy back: Revitalizing agriculture using new and renewed tricks Presented by Ryan Mason (BA GDS ’09), co-owner of Reclaim Urban Farm Inc. Reclaim’s Philosophy The session will focus on food security issues and how Ryan Mason is trying to overcome many of these with …

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Share your vision for campus sustainability Posted on February 9, 2015

The University of Alberta wants to know your vision for social, economic and environmental sustainability at our institution.

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Campus Waste Sort Posted on January 21, 2015

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 28th, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

Each semester, Augustana students participate in a waste sort to determine how well our recycling and waste diversion systems are working and to identify where we need change or improvement to uphold our campus-wide commitment to sustainable practices. Over the years, this waste sort has shown us just how much Augustana’s total waste could be …

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A Lunch & Learn session on managing our most vital resource Posted on January 19, 2015

Dr. Lars Hallström examines the issues surrounding water in Alberta. Do you have questions about the future of water? You should.

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New Lougheed Centre wins two major building awards Posted on December 17, 2014

Alberta Construction Magazine recognized the Lougheed Centre with their two highest awards.

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Lunch and Learn: Water for Life Posted on December 11, 2014

Scheduled for: Thursday January 29th, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

The Augustana Alumni Office and Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities present an Augustana Alumni Lunch & Learn: Water for Life? Water Security, Sovereignty and Policy in Alberta Water has been identified as a critical resource for environmental, economic and human development in Alberta, yet there are significant socio-political and hydrological challenges presented by this …

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Contribute to uAlberta’s Sustainability Plan Posted on December 3, 2014

Complete a brief online survey by midnight on Sunday, December 7, to help green the Green & Gold.

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Radical Remembering and the Value of Land Culture Posted on November 12, 2014

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 19th, 2014 @ 12:45 PM

Room F2-004 12:50pm Wednesday, November 19 Dr. Joseph Wiebe

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Miquelon Lake Research Centre moves ahead Posted on November 12, 2014

Camrose Canadian: Augustana’s environmental research station is moving ahead, becoming operational by spring.

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Respecting the Land Conference to be held at Augustana Posted on October 22, 2014

On Nov 7-8, attend the third annual conference centered on the topic of our relationship with the land.

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Spirit of the Land Conference, Nov 7-8 Posted on October 17, 2014

Scheduled for: Friday November 7th, 2014 @ 5:00 PM

In view of the Climate Change marches around the world yesterday and the UN meeting on Tuesday, it may be good to be aware of a local option of looking at some of these big issues: Attached is a poster to our Respecting the Land: Transition to a New Economy conference for Friday night Nov. …

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