events

Highlights

  • Through Sept. 7: "Dakota Territory Plains and Mountains" Art Exhibit

    Take a step back in time at this Center for Western Studies exhibit, featuring historical photographs of the Dakota territory from 1866-1889 from the private collection of Robert Kolbe, past president of the Minnehaha County Historical Society.

  • June 13: 'Early Views of Dakota Territory'

    The Center for Western Studies at Augustana College will host its 24th annual June Event, “Stepping into History: Early Views of Dakota Territory,” featuring dinner, entertainment and the premiere of the "Dakota Territory Plains and Mountains (1866-1889): Images from the Robert Kolbe Collection." Proceeds from the event will benefit the redesign and expansion of the Center's museum exhibits. Tickets are sold out.

  • Summer Scholar Camp at Augustana

    Over afternoon sessions starting June 4, high school students of all ages will learn by focusing on relevant and compelling topics, rigorous content and test/college preparation. Space is limited; register today.

  • Through Aug. 25: Enjoy a Tour of the Historic Buildings in Heritage Park

    Take a step back in time at Heritage Park, a collection of historic buildings from the late 19th and early 20th century. Visit the Beaver Creek Lutheran Church, Berdahl-Rolvaag House, Eggers School House and the Rolvaag Writing Cabin, where Ole Rolvaag wrote the best-selling book, "Giants in the Earth."

  • Commencement 2013: Live Web Stream Broadcast

    Augustana's 2013 Commencement will begin at 2 p.m. CDT on Saturday, May 25, in the Elmen Center, located at 2505 S. Grange Ave. Can't make it to Sioux Falls for the ceremony? Watch the live web stream broadcast here!

  • Commencement Weekend

    Commencement events honoring the Class of 2013 will be held May 23-25 on campus. Learn more about the President's Social, Senior Celebration, the Reception for Civitas Graduates, the Nurse Pinning Ceremony, Baccalaureate and the Commencement Ceremony.

  • May 23: Jeans & Jewels Celebrity Party to Support Athletics

    The inaugural Jeans and Jewels Celebrity Party will feature Hall of Fame coach Lute Olson and the Twin Cities' number-one show band Belladiva and will be held on Thursday, May 23, at CJ Callaway's Event Center.

  • May 17: Rendezvous Program to Explore Norway

    Students from the country of Norway will be presenting on their home country at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 17, in the Back Alley, part of the Rendezvous Program organized by the International Programs Office.

  • May 16: Speakers on Theme of "China and Globalization"

    Two speakers on Augustana’s International Theme of “China and Globalization” join us Thursday, May 16 — at 7 p.m. in Humanities 301, Shu Li, a piano professional, will present the topic of “China Music and Culture Exchange and Expansion” Delta David Gier from the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra will discuss "Classical Music as a Universal Language."

  • May 16: Bands Present Last Concert of the Season

    The Augustana Band and the College/Community Band will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, at the Elmen Center. The evening will conclude with the announcement of two Outstanding Senior Awards. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and are free for students K-12 and those with an Augustana ID.