Stanley L. Olsen
Stanley L. Olsen

Augustana College
Sioux Falls, SD

Stanley L. Olsen
Chair of Moral Values

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2003-2004 activities

A New Opportunity for Senior Citizens,
co-sponsored by Ann Pederson, Stanley L. Olsen Chair of Moral Values
and Kate Holmquest, Director of Church Relations

Augustana Academy for Seniors

Augustana Academy for Seniors

Third Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for Eucharist, Lecture, Lunch
Third Thursdays: 10:00-11:00 a.m. for discussion of relevant readings (optional)

On the third Wednesday of each month, join the campus community in Chapel
for worship with Holy Communion at 10:00 a.m., followed by a lecture and lunch
in the Commons 3-in-1 Room until approximately 1:00 p.m.
You'll have the option to return the next day from 10:00 -11:00 a.m.
for discussion of related readings chosen by Wednesday's presenter.
Readings are available online or at the Augustana College Bookstore.

Cost: $25 per semester (covers three lunches and programs)
Registration: Contact Kate Holmquest
Augustana Academy for Seniors, C/O Chapel of Reconciliation
Augustana College, 2001 S. Summit Ave. Sioux Falls, SD 57197

Program for Fall 2003: Facing the New Frontiers

Date (Wed) Presenter Title Thursday Reading 
17 Sept 2003 Arlen Viste
Prof. Emeritus,
Our Cosmic Neighborhood:
Conversations on Our Calling in the World
Joseph Sittler,
Barbara Brown Taylor
15 Oct 2003 Art Olsen
Prof. Emeritus,
Religion and
Our Religious Neighborhood:
   Meeting Islam
Jamal Elias
19 Nov 2003 Lynwood Oyos,
Prof. Emeritus,
Our Political Neighborhood: The Moral Challenges of an Interdependent World Anthony Giddens 

Program for Spring 2004: Story and Place: Exploring Prairie Literature

Date (Wed) Presenter Title Thursday Reading
18 Feb 2004 Dave Johnson,
Pastor, First
Lutheran Church
Reflections on Rolvaag Ole Rolvaag:
Giants in the Earth
17 Mar 2004 Ruth Olsen,
Nordland Heritage board member
Peder Victorius and the Strength of Prairie Women Ole Rolvaag:
Peder Victorious
21 April 2004 Joyce Nelson,
Prof. Emeritus,
Their Fathers' God:
Health and Healing on the Prairie
Ole Rolvaag:
Their Fathers' God
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