events

Highlights

  • Dec. 21-22: "Acoustic Christmas" Performances to Benefit Augustana Performing and Visual Arts

    Proceeds from the Sioux Falls performances of the treasured "A South Dakota Acoustic Christmas" will benefit the Augustana Department of Performing and Visual Arts. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, and 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22, at O'Gorman High School's Lorang Theatre.

  • Augustana in Rapid City

    Join us in Rapid City for Christmas Vespers “Light of My Soul,” a celebration of the birth of Christ featuring Augustana’s four choirs and the orchestra, on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Calvary Lutheran Church.

  • Dec. 12: Christmas Candlelight Service

    Join us for a candlelight Christmas service starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, in the Chapel. Come to center yourself, and to celebrate God's great gifts in Christmas!

  • Through Dec. 19: Finals Week Activities to Enhance Your Last Week of the Semester

    During Finals Week, Augustana encourages students to take advantage events including Semester Shutdown, Christmas Candlelight Service, Midnight Madness, Writing Center Bookstore sale and extended hours in the Mikkelsen Library and the Elmen Center.

  • Through Feb. 2: CWS Gallery Feature Art of Russ Duerksen

    The Center for Western Studies' newest exhibit features works by award-winning wildlife artist and South Dakota native Russ Duerksen. The exhibit runs through Saturday, Feb. 2, in the Madsen/Nelson/Elmen Galleries of the Fantle Building.

  • Dec. 6: Christmas Extravaganza Features Augustana Bands

    As part of Christmas at Augustana, the Department of Performing and Visual Arts presents the Augustana Bands' Christmas Extravaganza, a holiday concert featuring the Augustana Brass Choir, The Augustana Band, and the Augustana College/Community Concert Band at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Washington Pavilion in historic downtown Sioux Falls.

  • Dec. 6: Forum to Discuss Customs and Traditions of Dakota-Lakota-Nakota Culture

    The Augustana Diversity Committee will host Belinda Joe, a cultural and educational specialist for the Crazy Horse Memorial in Black Hills, for a discussion on customs and traditions of the Dakota-Lakota-Nakota culture and the History of Crazy Horse at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Kresge Recital Hall. Joe will also participate in a special performance by her dance group.

  • Dec. 5: Percussion Ensemble Concert and CD Release Party

    The Augustana Percussion and Woodwork Keyboard Ensembles, under the direction of Dr. John Pennington, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, in Kresge Recital Hall. The event will also celebrate the release of "Aurora Borealis," a CD featuring music by both groups.

  • Nov. 30 - Dec. 2: Christmas Vespers

    As part of Christmas at Augustana, the Department of Performing and Visual Arts presents Christmas Vespers “Light of My Soul,” a celebration of the birth of Christ featuring Augustana’s four choirs and the orchestra, Nov. 30-Dec. 2 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church.

  • Nov. 29: Series to Discuss 'Drastic Changes in China' in the Last 20 Years

    Shihan Li, a Sioux Falls Seminary student from China, will discuss "The Drastic Changes Experienced in China in the Last 20 Years" as part of the Department of Modern Foreign Languages' "Celebration of Cultures" series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, in Humanities 325.