events

Highlights

  • Oct. 17: Explore Augustana

    Prospective students and their parents are invited to "Explore Augustana" for a day designed to acquaint them with the variety of academic and student life opportunities at Augustana through student and parent sessions, a campus tour, faculty discussions and time to discuss the College's scholarship and financial aid programs.

  • Through Nov. 16: Wrapped Up – Paintings and Drawings by Audrey Stommes '10

    Join us for the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery exhibition "Wrapped Up: Paintings and Drawings by Audrey Stommes '10" that runs through Saturday, Nov. 16. This exhibition features drawings in gouache and ink, including large-scale 5' x 6’ works on Tyvek.

  • Oct. 16: Poetry With Lee Herrick

    Poet and scholar Lee Herrick will be reading from his latest collection, "Gardening Secrets of the Dead," at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16, in Humanities Center, room 123. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Oct. 14: Ole Stock and Coronation

    Meet the 2013 Homecoming Court and find out who's been named Viking Days King and Queen! The picnic and Ole Stock for the Campus Community begin at 5 p.m. in the Elmen Center. Coronation begins at 7 p.m. UPDATE: due to rain, Coronation will also be held inside the Elmen Center. Fireworks are being postponed to Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 8 p.m.

  • Oct. 12: Recital Features Vorhes, Svenningsen, Lodine and Reid

    Members of the Augustana Music Department will present a Faculty Recital at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, in Kresge Recital Hall. Dr. Russell Svenningsen, assistant professor of music and conductor of the Collegiate Chorale, Emily Lodine, voice instructor, Anna Vorhes, harp instructor/non-western music instructor, and pianist Debra Reid will perform.

  • Oct. 11: Johnny Holm Band

    The Viking Days Central Committee and the Union Board of Governors present the Johnny Holm Band as a part of this year's Viking Days celebration. The event is set for 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 11, in the Back Alley. The concert is free for Augustana students; $10 for guests.

  • Sept. 29: Pianist Juyeon Kang

    Pianist Juyeon Kang will perform at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29, in Kresge Recital Hall. The music professor has performed extensively around the world, including appearances as a soloist with the Korean Symphony Orchestra and South Dakota Symphony Orchestra. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Sept. 25: Panel Discussion: "Faith and Skepticism in the 21st Century"

    Join us for a roundtable discussion on the topic “Faith and Skepticism in the 21st Century” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25, in the Siverson Lounge. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Sept. 24: Library Associates to Present Rick Steves

    Author, public television and radio host and producer Rick Steves will discuss “Travel as a Political Act,” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, in the Celebration Center at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

  • Sept. 23: Climate Change, the IPCC, Uncertainty, and the Built Environment

    Dr. Geoff Levermore, former head of the Built Environment Research Group in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering at the University of Manchester and a contributor to the  2007 Nobel Prize for Peace to the IPCC and Al Gore, will visit campus to discuss "Climate Change, the IPCC, Uncertainty and the Built Environment" at 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, in the GSC 100.