Political platforms in upcoming spring election speak to division within Alberta’s population, says political science professor Posted on February 25, 2019

Augustana professor Shauna Wilton delves into how factors like age, level of education and religion influence political opinion in Alberta.

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Alumni Night at the Theatre Posted on February 25, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 27th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for an Alumni Night at the Theatre: Concord Floral, by Jordan Tannahill — Augustana Drama Production Concord Floral is a one-million-square-foot, abandoned greenhouse and hangout for the local teens. Two friends stumble upon a terrible secret buried there. They go looking for answers and set off a chain of events that cannot be stopped. …

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Lunch & Learn — Designer Babies & Genetic Engineering: Good or Evil? Posted on February 25, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 13th, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Just last year, the gene-altering CRISPR-Cas9 methodology was used to illegally edit human embryos, resulting in two human babies and shocking the world. The intentions of most of this scientific work are good; however, do those good intentions mean that genetic engineering is acceptable? Professors Tom Terzin and Janet Wesselius will lay out the main ethical …

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“Up in Smoke”: Cannabis Normalization and the End of Prohibition in Canada – Distinguished Professorial Lecture with Geraint Osborne Posted on February 25, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 19th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

In 1922, Emily Murphy, in The Black Candle, quoted personal correspondence from Charles A. Jones, the Los Angeles chief of police. “Marijuana addicts, while under its influence, are immune to pain…they become raving maniacs and are liable to kill or indulge in any form of violence to other persons, using the most savage methods of …

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Spring Soirée Posted on February 22, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

After eight years of dedication, innovation and transformation, join us as we wish a fond farewell to Dean Allen Berger and Rebecca Berger. Tuesday, April 23 6:00 pm Program | Reception to follow Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre University of Alberta’s Augustana Campus 4901 46 Ave | Camrose, Alberta   Everyone is welcome. …

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Augustana Weekly: February 20, 2019 Posted on February 20, 2019

Happy Wednesday! It may be a short week, but it’s packed full of events and opportunities, like today’s Job Fair and Rapid Resume Review in the forum from 11 am to 2 pm! Besides that, attend Savage: Braid and Rap (a Black History Month event) tomorrow, a Teaching Seminar this Friday, the science club’s movie night fundraiser on Saturday, and a student workshop on how …

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Augustana Drama Production: Concord Floral Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Join the Augustana Drama Department for their production of Concord Floral, by Jordan Tannahill and Foreplay Or: The Art of the Fugue by David Ives. Concord Floral is a one-million-square-foot, abandoned greenhouse and hang out for the local teens. Two friends stumble upon a terrible secret buried there.  They go looking for answers and set off a …

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Camrose and District Community Band in Concert: The Augustana Connection Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday March 24th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

The Augustana Connection – The Camrose & District Community Band in Concert with Musical Guests, the Festival City Winds Intermediate One Concert Band from Edmonton On Sunday, March 24, the Camrose & District Community Band, under the direction of Tom Spila, will perform a concert at the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed …

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Chor Leoni Men’s Choir in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday March 25th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Chor Leoni Men’s Choir is known internationally and recognized as one of the world’s vanguard male vocal ensembles. With stylistic grace and an adventurous spirit, Vancouver’s singing lions have enriched and transformed people’s lives through singing for twenty-five years. Chor Leoni will be joined by Augustana’s own male-voice choir, Mannskor. This concert is the fifth …

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75th Annual Spring Concert: The University of Alberta Mixed Chorus Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday March 30th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Join the University of Alberta Mixed Chorus for their 75th Annual Spring Concert under the direction of  Robert de Frece, conductor, and Adam Robertson, assistant conductor. The program will include a wide variety of choral literature and will also feature performances by the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers. This concert is a fundraiser …

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Augustana Student Art Exhibition and Reception Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Friday March 29th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

Augustana art students would like to invite everyone to the exhibition and reception! The March 29 reception is the opening of the art exhibit, that runs until March 30. The art will be displayed in the Ravine studio, Forum, and Library.  A big thank you to the sponsors! Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 …

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New Music Edmonton’s UltraViolet Ensemble in Concert Posted on February 15, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 3rd, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

Edmonton new music quartet to perform in concert at Augustana UltraViolet Ensemble, a quartet from Edmonton, will be presenting a concert on Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30 pm in the Augustana Campus Faith and Life Chapel. The concert will feature recently composed chamber music by Canadian female composers, all made possible by the support of …

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The Augustana Choir Student Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday April 15th, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

The Augustana Choir, under the direction of John Wiebe, presents their annual Student Spring Concert. Come hear highlights from the choir’s past year, including from their January tour to Cuba and upcoming southern Alberta tour. A great chance for Augustana students and members of the community to hear our auditioned chamber choir live, in concert, …

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The Augustana Choir Spring Concert Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Saturday May 4th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Join us for the year-end concert of our auditioned chamber choir, following a January tour to CUBA and returning from a tour of southern Alberta. Don’t miss this concert featuring highlights from the choir’s past year.  Saturday, May 4 4:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available …

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A Choral Cabaret Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday April 14th, 2019 @ 3:00 PM

Our students and community members (Mannskor & Sangkor) join forces for a fun-filled afternoon of lighter choral music, presented in a cabaret style. Enjoy a drink and snack while the choirs entertain you.   Sunday, April 14 3:00 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (students, seniors, children). Available at the door …

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Vocal Jury Recital Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 10th, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Featuring Augustana vocal major students, with Roger Admiral, piano. Wednesday, April 10 12:15 pm Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus No admission is charged.    

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Augustana athletics fundraiser teams up with community partners Posted on February 14, 2019

Vikes for Tykes toy drive and fundraiser has been expanded to offer children of Habitat for Humanity families access to Augustana youth programs year round, thanks to a matching grant from the Battle River Community Foundation.

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Classical series continues with Corey Hamm Posted on February 14, 2019

Prolific performer and recording artist offers three sonatas at the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Centre on February 23.

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Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 24th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 24 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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Learn to Skate! Posted on February 14, 2019

Scheduled for: Sunday February 17th, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Learn to skate with the Augustana Vikings hockey team! The public is welcome – bring your own skates! Students can rent skates free of charge, courtesy of Campus Recreation. Sunday, February 17 1:30 to 2:30 pm Border Paving Arena, Camrose  

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