Academy for Seniors
Spring 2014 Series
Augustana College has completed year 11 of the Augustana Academy for Seniors. Audio of the sessions is found below, along with the speakers' bios.
"The Brain and I" was the theme this Spring.
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Chapel
10:40 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Lecture: 3-in-1 Room — Commons
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch (provided)
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lecture continues/Discussion
Cost is $37.50 for the semester, which covers three lunches and programs. Individual sessions are sold at $15, which includes lunch. Seating is limited. For more information or to register, please contact the Advancement office at 605.274.5521 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Checks may be mailed to: Augustana College, Advancement Office — Joanna Qualm, 2001 S. Summit Ave., Sioux Falls, SD 57197
Past Spring Sessions
February 19 • WEDNESDAY
"Update on Parkinson’s Disease and Its Medical and Surgical Management"
William R. Rossing, M.D., Neurology Associates PC
AND audio of presentation of Dr. Rossing and Dr Klopper (11 Mb)
Henk Klopper, M.D., Avera Medical Group Neurosurgery
March 19 • WEDNESDAY
"Stroke, Its Evaluation, Prevention and Management"
Lisa C. Viola, D.O., Neurology Associates PC
audio of presentation of Dr. Viola (11 Mb)
April 16 • WEDNESDAY
"New Frontiers in Headache Diagnosis and Management"
Carol B. Miles, M.D., Neurology Associates PC
Global Climate Change was the theme last Fall.
September 18 • WEDNESDAY
Dr. Larry L. Tieszen, Emeritus Professor at Augustana College,
Physical Scientist Emeritus/USGA-EROS
audio of Dr Larry L Tieszen presentation (16 Mb)
October 16 • WEDNESDAY
"USGA-EROS' Role in Land Change Science and How the Newest Landsat Satellite Benefits Research"
Dr. Tom Loveland, Senior Scientist at the USGS-EROS Center
audio of Dr Tom Loveland Presentation (15 Mb)
November 20 • WEDNESDAY
"Weather Insights in the Present and Future — How Do We Stay Safe"
Todd Heitkamp, Warning Coordinator Meteorologist at the National Weather Service
audio of Todd Heitkamp Presentation (19 Mb)
View previous years' programs:
- 2008-2009: Fall 2008 Spring 2009
- 2007-2008: Fall 2007 Spring 2008