The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University will feature “Life with the Arts: The Eide Ceramics Collection and Paintings and Drawings” by Augustana alumna and PVA Hall of Fame inductee, Diane J. (Hinsvark) Eide '58. The homecoming gallery reception will be held on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 7-9 p.m., featuring a gallery talk beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Prospective students and their parents are invited to "Explore Augustana" for a half-day visit 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 University's scholarship and financial aid programs.
On Friday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Augustana University art students and Brandon Valley High School Art Club, with Myrl & Roy’s Paving, Inc., will be creating large-scale, 4- by 8-foot prints with a steamroller on Commons Drive near Commons Circle.
Jeff Coffin, a Grammy award-winning saxophonist for the Dave Mathews Band, will join Augustana students in a Master Class at 10-11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, in the Lillehaug Instrument Room (Humanities Room 168) of the Fryxell Humanities Center (2120 S. Grange Ave.). The event is free and open to the public.
The Augustana Band presents their fall concert at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25, in the Hamre Recital Hall.
Students present on their various home countries (usually) at 4 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 Augustana Fall Choral will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. Tickets for the event are $15 for adults, $10 for Seniors (65+) and free for students K-12 and those with an Augustana ID.
Saturday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m. is Augustana's annual Be Bold. Wear Gold. football game. The game is supporting Sanford Children's Hospital, and Augiethon is selling gold beanies as a way to both promote the gold theme and raise money for Children's Miracle Network.