Mark your calendars for September 26-28 and come home again for Viking Days 2014! Find all the details for events throughout the week, including the Blast, the All-Augustana celebration of Viking Days recognizing the classes ending in 4 and 9, the Hall of Fame Banquet, the parade, the game, Varieties, Viking Days Worship and more!
The Augustana Library Associates will present New York Times best-selling Minnesota author, William Kent Krueger, at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9 in Kresge Recital Hall.
Sonia Kovalevsky Day features a program of hands-on workshops and talks for junior high and high school girls and their teachers. The purpose of the day is to encourage young women to continue their study of mathematics and to assist the teachers of women mathematics students.
Augustana's Science Day on Friday, Oct. 10, provides high school students with hands-on science experience. Areas of science included are: biology, chemistry, computer science, health, physical education & recreation, mathematics, nursing, and physics. Sessions and activities take place in the Gilbert Science Center.
Former Microsoft executive Robbie Bach will discuss “Privacy at Risk: Challenges to Protecting Personal Identity and Data,” at the 2014 Boe Forum on Public Affairs. The event, set for 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the Elmen Center, will tackle some of today's digital world challenges, including cyber security, data breaches, government surveillance and organizations like WikiLeaks. Free tickets are available at www.augietickets.com beginning Monday, Sept. 8.