As part of Christmas at Augustana, the Performing and Visual Arts presents the Augustana Bands' Christmas Extravaganza, a holiday concert featuring nearly 200 instrumentalists at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Washington Pavilion.
Join us on Thursday, Dec. 12, to hear Paul L. Whitney discuss "Syrian-Lebanese Culture in the Dakotas," as a visiting speaker on Augustana’s International Theme of “Islam in our Community, Past and Present.”
"Dakota Territory in Photos," a discussion by historic photo collector Robert Kolbe, is planned for the “Saturdays at CWS” workshop set for noon-2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7. The event is free and open to the public.
The closing reception for the Augustana Student Invitational is set for 5-6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, in the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery in the Center for Visual Arts. The event is free and open to the public.
The 2013 cross country season opens on Friday, Sept. 6, at Yankton Trail Park, where Augustana will host the third annual Augustana Twilight competition beginning at 8 p.m. under the lights of the soccer fields.
Augustana will mark the beginning of the 2013-14 academic year at Opening Convocation, set for 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. Convocation will recognize the 2013-2014 Sophomore Honors award recipients.
Augustana College will officially welcome the Class of 2017 to campus on Move-In Day, Sunday, Sept. 1. New Student Orientation (NSO) leaders and staff will be available to assist freshmen with moving into Bergsaker and Solberg Halls between 8 - 11:30 a.m.
The Augustana football program will host its eighth annual women's football clinic on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 4 - 8 p.m. at the Hall Football Complex and Kirkeby-Over Stadium. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Edith Sanford Breast Cancer Foundation.
On August 9-11, an estimated 300 descendants of an Eleven Covered Wagon Train will convene in Sioux Falls to celebrate the 140th anniversary of the original, incredible four-week journey. The reunion events will be held on campus and at Heritage Park.
Summer is the perfect time to road trip to Augustana! A panel of faculty and students are available to share insight and respond to questions, student ambassadors will show you the campus, and we will treat you to lunch.