This spring's Augustana Academy for Seniors speakers are from Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota, local health care and education.
February's installment of Augustana's Third Sunday Archeology Program will feature speaker Dr. Leland Bement, on the topic “A Tale of Two Seasons: Late Paleoindian Subsistence Practices in the Oklahoma Panhandle” at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19, at the Froiland Science Complex 113A/B (formerly GSC 100).
Augustana welcomes speaker Dr. Doug Bamforth, professor of anthropology at the University of Colorado-Boulder, on the topic “Making New Societies in Northeastern Nebraska in the 13th and 14th Centuries” at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, at the Froiland Science Complex 113A/B (formerly GSC 100).
Neil deGrasse Tyson, award-winning astrophysicist, author, and host and narrator of FOX’s "Cosmos," will speak at the Boe Forum on Public Affairs, set for 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 20.
Augustana Performing & Visual Arts will present the production of “Mother Courage and Her Children” by Bertolt Brecht at 7:30 p.m. on April 5-8 in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.
Augustana is hosting the 18th annual Mathematics on the Northern Plains Undergraduate Conference on Saturday, April 8. At this conference, undergraduates have an opportunity to present results of their mathematical research or projects, in the form of 20-minute talks or with posters. Activities include student presentations, an invited talk, lunch, a Math Jeopardy, and a discussion about Opportunities in Mathematics.
Augustana University will present an evening with bison rancher and author Dan O'Brien, featuring discussion and a reading, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, in Froiland Science Complex 113.