The Center for Western Studies' newest exhibit features Prairie Light: Watercolors by Sharon Gray. The exhibit runs through Monday, Jan. 25, in the Madsen/Nelson/Elmen Galleries of the Fantle Building.
The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery will present The Rhythms of Life: Paintings by Bruce Preheim, a new exhibition of large-scale paintings and drawings, from Friday, Nov. 20 - Friday, Dec. 11. A gallery reception is set for 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.
Students present on their various home countries at 3 p.m. on Fridays as part of the Rendezvous Program. The events, which are hosted by the International Program Office and Augustana International Club, are free and open to the public.
The Professors' Best Lecture Series is "designed to engage professors of various disciplines in faith-based conversations about how faith influences their practice." On Tuesday, Dec. 8, Dr. Geoffrey Dipple (History) will discuss faith and religious tolerance at 3:15 p.m. in the 3-in-1 Room of Morrison Commons.
Join the Biology Department for a seminar in the Madsen Center. At 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9, in Madsen Center 201, we'll hear about "Optical Parameters for Brain Development in Kenya: Neurological Research in a Resource-Limited Setting" by Lance Shaull (class of '15), who's working at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Augustana Performing and Visual Arts presents the Augustana Christmas Instrumental Concert featuring nearly 200 instrumentalists including the Augustana Brass Choir, the Augustana Band, and the Augustana College/Community Band at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10, at the Washington Pavilion in historic downtown Sioux Falls.
Ahead of finals week and as part of Semester Shutdown, Augustana Campus Ministry invites you to a candlelight Christmas service at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12, in the Chapel of Reconciliation.
During Finals Week, Augustana encourages students to take advantage events and resources including Semester Shutdown, Midnight Madness, the Bookstore sale and extended hours at the Mikkelsen Library and Elmen Center.