Fall 2012 Events to Feature Performing, Visual, Literary Arts; Forums

Event Details


Date: September 4 - November 29, 2012

Location: Augustana College campus (and elsewhere!)

Join us for Augustana's upcoming fall events:
  • Sept. 5 - Oct. 6: “The Art of Politics,” Political cartoons by artists of the North Central Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society, featuring Pulitzer Prize winner Ann Telneas, Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. Closing reception featuring a presentation by Telneas and Associate Professor of Government Dr. Joel Johnson set for 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 5, in Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Sept. 6 - Nov. 30: 25th Annual Northern Plains Indian Art Market Anniversary Exhibit, featuring the art of NPIAM artists since 1988: Roger Broer, Jackie Sevier, Paul Szabo, Richard Red Owl, and Harvey Rattey, Center for Western Studies. Reception set for 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Sept. 26.
  • Sept. 22: Dr. John Pennington Faculty Recital, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Sept. 26: “K-12 Education Reform: The Reality of the Pachyderm and His Family,” Augustana Thought Leader Forum featuring Dr. Pam Homan ‘81, superintendent of the Sioux Falls School District, 11:30 a.m., Callaways.
  • Oct. 5: “A Viking Chronicle: Your Stories and Mine,” Augustana Thought Leader Forum featuring Dr. Sandra Looney ‘62, 11:30 a.m., Callaways.
  • Oct. 5-7: Viking Varieties, 7 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. (2 p.m. on Sunday), Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.
  • Oct. 9: Augustana Library Associates presents award-winning Minnesota author Catherine Friend, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall. Call 605.274.4921 to reserve tickets.
  • Oct. 11 - Nov. 10: “The Ceramics of Domonique Venzant,” Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. Gallery reception set for 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19. Free and open to the public.
  • Oct. 28: Orchestra’s “Hauncert,” 3 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
  • Nov. 2: Augustana Band and the College/Community Band concert, 7:30 p.m., Washington Pavilion.
  • Nov. 4: Fall Choral Event (All choirs), 3 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
  • Nov. 9: “The FBI’s Evolving Role in Global Law Enforcement,” Augustana Thought Leader Forum featuring Special Agent Phil Niedringhaus ‘86, 11:30 a.m., Callaways.
  • Nov. 9: Augustana Band Festival, Humanities and Washington Pavilion.
  • Nov. 10: Band Festival Concert, 6:30 p.m., Washington Pavilion.
  • Nov. 13: Opera Theatre Selections, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Nov. 14-18: Theatre: “Inspecting Carol,” 7:30 p.m. (2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday), Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.
  • Nov. 15 - Dec. 12: “Chad Nelson: Recent Printmaking,” Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. Gallery reception set for 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16.
  • Nov. 18: Trombone Choir Recital, 3 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Nov. 19: Northlanders and All City Jazz Concert, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Nov. 30-Dec. 2: Augustana Vespers, 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
  • Dec. 5: Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall.
  • Dec. 6: Augustana Bands’ Christmas Extravaganza, 7:30 p.m., Washington Pavilion.

Tickets are available at www.augietickets.com.