Robbie Burns Day Scottish Folk Songs with the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday January 27th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

Red Deer Symphony Orchestra presents Robbie Burns Day Scottish Folk Songs. This concert is the third of the Classical Series, DiscoverMusic@Augustana. Always a Camrose favourite, The Red Deer Symphony Orchestra returns after their sold performance last season. Get in touch with your inner Celt by celebrating Scotland’s Bard of Ayrshire. This evening will leave you with …

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An Operatic Evening of Love and Desire Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 6th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

An Operatic Evening of Love and Desire, featuring vocal students from the studio of Kathleen Corcoran. Favourite arias from the operatic literature sung with passion and commitment. Be transported to the mystical world of the Magic Flute, the fiery gypsy world of Carmen and more. An unforgettable evening of boundless passion and exquisite music— and …

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Roger Admiral, Piano in Concert! Posted on November 23, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday January 20th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Join Augustana instructor Roger Admiral for a piano in concert! Featuring music by Mozart, Chopin, Liszt, Ravel and Debussy. Sunday, January 20, 2:00 pm Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Cargill Theatre No charge for admission and the public is welcome. R.A.R.E.

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Augustana Newsletter for November 21, 2018 Posted on November 21, 2018

Happy Wednesday, all! There’s so much going on this week, so let’s dive right in. There’s still time left to participate in the Great Shave Off which will take place on November 30 during the final Vikings basketball game of the year! Sign up with the fitness centre and check out the poster for more …

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Augustana alumnus offers unique opera performance Posted on November 20, 2018

Nathan Berg (’88) returned home to perform an opera variety show to an audience that felt like friends and family.

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Augustana music instructor, Thomas Schoen, recieves Teacher of Distinction Award Posted on November 20, 2018

University of Alberta Augustana Campus violin instructor Thomas Schoen recently received a Teacher of Distinction Award by Dr. Peter Simon, President and CEO of the Royal Conservatory of Music, at the Royal Conservatory Convocation and Gold Medals Ceremony at Mount Royal University in Calgary. RCM Teachers of Distinction are recognized for their leadership as music …

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Humanities Café – New Media, New Learning: Technology and Education Posted on November 20, 2018

Scheduled for: Friday November 30th, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

Faculty, students and community members are welcome to attend a Humanities Café led by professors Brandon Alakas and Andrea Korda. Snacks will be served. No need to RSVP; this event is free and open to the public. Friday, November 30 3 to 4 pm Wahkohtowin Lodge, Basement of Forum, Augustana Campus

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on November 15, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 4th, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Final Exams are coming. Learn strategies for staying calm during stressful times and ways to prepare for exams so you remember more. Improve your health and your grades with these tips for academic success! December 4, 2018 at 1:00 pm Learning Commons (2nd Floor Forum) Sign up here  

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Practical Ways to Manage Your Stress Posted on November 15, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday November 22nd, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Want to learn new ways to manage your stress level and relax your body? Join us for a workshop that focuses on practical ways you can stay healthy and reduce your stress level every day, even during final exams. November 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm F 2-004 (Roger Epp Room) Sign up here

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Lunch & Learn: The 2018 Nobel Prizes in Science Posted on November 15, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 11th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

For 117 years, Nobel Prizes have recognized research in a variety of disciplines. Recipients are at the top of their fields. But why? What is the Nobel Prize, and how do these recipients earn them? At this Lunch & Learn, Augustana faculty will briefly introduce Alfred Nobel and the science prizes awarded in his name. …

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Framing Métis identity based on “mixing” ignores other important factors Posted on November 14, 2018

We must take history, culture and landscape of Métis people into account when framing their identity instead of simply categorizing based on mixed ancestry, says anthropology professor.

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Noel! Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 14, 2018

Scheduled for: Saturday December 1st, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Christmas with Augustana continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. Join the choirs as they celebrate Christmas and winter through the beauty of choral music. The Augustana Choir—Mannskor (Augustana’s Men’s Choir), and Sangkor (Women’s Ensemble)—are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn Olson and Roger Admiral. As …

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Augustana Newsletter for November 14, 2018 Posted on November 14, 2018

Good morning, everyone. It’s the middle of November already—time flies when there’s so much to do! This week is no exception. Tonight, attend a free public performance by the Edmonton Métis Cultural Dancers in the Performing Arts Centre to celebrate Métis Week! Follow that up with tomorrow’s Lunch & Learn featuring guest lecturer Kisha Supernant (Professor of Anthropology …

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Augustana Choir Christmas Concert & Alumni Reception Posted on November 6, 2018

Scheduled for: Sunday December 2nd, 2018 @ 1:30 PM

Noël! Christmas with Augustana Christmas with Augustana continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. Join the choirs as they celebrate Christmas and winter through the beauty of choral music. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor (Augustana’s Men’s Choir), and Sangkor (Women’s Ensemble), are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn …

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Cholesterol is a classic case of “too much of a good thing” Posted on November 2, 2018

Biology professor Neil Haave discusses how levels of cholesterol in our bodies act as risk factors for atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease.

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Augustana Newsletter for November 7, 2018 Posted on November 2, 2018

Happy Wednesday! Take a look below to see what’s going on this week… Come to the Faith & Life Lounge from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm to get your flu shot (be sure to bring your Alberta Health Care Card with you) Tonight, attend the first student voice recital of the year at the Liederabend …

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test newsletter Posted on November 2, 2018

Happy Wednesday, all! There’s so much going on this week, so let’s dive right in. There’s still time left to participate in the Great Shave Off which will take place on November 30 during the final Vikings basketball game of the year! Sign up with the fitness centre and check out the poster for more …

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Liederabend (Song Evening) Posted on November 1, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 7th, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Join us for performances by Augustana students from the studios of Kathleen Corcoran and Harold Wiens, with Roger Admiral on piano. Wednesday, November 7 Faith & Life Chapel, Augustana Campus  Tickets: Tickets: $12 (adults); $10 (students/ seniors) [Augustana and Community Conservatory students are admitted free of charge with proper I.D.] R.A.R.E.

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“Make each day count”: Learning commons dedicated to alumna, Rashmi Bale Posted on October 31, 2018

Augustana’s Bale Learning Commons was recently named to honour the life of late alumna, Rashmi Bale, whose parents gave a generous gift to Augustana Campus to name the commons and create a bursary in memory of their daughter.

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Augustana Newsletter for October 31, 2018 Posted on October 31, 2018

Happy Wednesday, and happy Halloween! Looking to have some spooky fun? You have options! Attend today’s Lunch & Learn with professor Neil Haave titled Cholesterol: the Arterial Hobgoblin—register with Deb by calling 780.679.1626 or emailing augalum@ualberta.ca. Looking for a little fun later in the evening? Professor Tom Terzin is hosting a Creepy Crawlers and Micro …

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