Sonia Kovalevsky Day features a program of hands-on workshops and talks for junior high and high school girls and their teachers. The purpose of the day is to encourage young women to continue their study of mathematics and to assist the teachers of women mathematics students.
Former Microsoft executive Robbie Bach will discuss “Privacy at Risk: Challenges to Protecting Personal Identity and Data,” at the 2014 Boe Forum on Public Affairs. The event, set for 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the Elmen Center, will tackle some of today's digital world challenges, including cyber security, data breaches, government surveillance and organizations like WikiLeaks. Free tickets are available at www.augietickets.com beginning Monday, Sept. 8.
The Augustana Performing & Visual Arts will present The Augustana Band, under the direction of Dr. Paul Schilf, and the Augustana College/Community Band, under the direction of Dr. Earl Sherburne, in their annual Fall Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7, at the Washington Pavilion in downtown Sioux Falls.