Students from the country of Spain will be presenting on their home country at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, in the Back Alley, as part of the Rendezvous Program. The event is free and open to the public.
In October, Augustana's 80-member student Orchestra will accompany 70's rockers, Kansas, on mega-hits such as "Dust in the Wind," "Carry on Wayward Son," "Point of Know Return" and others in a vocal-meets-orchestral-meets-rock extravaganza in the Great Hall of the Washington Pavilion.
Augustana alumna Carrie Ammermann '04 displays a selection of her most important advertising and graphic design works in "Talking to the Masses" at the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery through Saturday, Nov. 12.
The important contribution of alumnus Peter Eide '66, creator of the Ole the Viking statue that has kept watch over the Augustana campus since 1967, will be recognized at a re-dedication ceremony at 10:20 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 14. A plaque commemorating the statue will be unveiled during this event.
Augustana will present "An Evening of Poetry with Jill Alexander Essbaum" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, in room 123 of the Humanities Building. Alexander Essbaum is the inaugural poet for the "Lutheran Writers Tour."
The Augustana Spirit Squad presents the 2011 Augustana Spirit Clinic for youth ages 5-12 years old. The Clinic will include a skill-sharpening camp and pre-game performance before the football game versus Concordia St. Paul on Saturday, Oct. 1.
The Library Associates' Fall Author Event will feature Eric Dregni, an author from Minneapolis who has written and co-written a number of books on recreational activities and aspects of Minnesotan, Norwegian and Italian culture. The event is set for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29.
Dr. Colin Beavan and his family spent a year trying to live without negatively impacting the environment. His discussion, set for 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, in the Chapel, will detail the struggles, frustrations and discoveries that come with adjusting to a new lifestyle.
You can't go anywhere in Sioux Falls without someone talking about the proposed Events Center. How should we pay for it? Will anyone really use it? Do we need it? ASA is sponsoring an "Events Center Informational Meeting" for students, faculty and staff on Wednesday, Sept. 28, to discuss these questions.
Professor John Pennington presents his Faculty Percussion Recital, "Brasileirinho," in conjunction with classical guitarist Allen Mathews. The recital will feature a collection of South American music for guitar and percussion from their latest album at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 23, in Kresge Recital Hall.