events

Highlights

  • 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.

  • Nov. 28-29: Be The Match Registry Drive

    Augustana will host a Be The Match® registry drive for potential bone marrow donors from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and Thursday, Nov. 29, in the Siverson Lounge. The Registry offers the unique opportunity to give a life-saving marrow transplant to someone in need. Thousands of patients with leukemia or other life-threatening disease depend on the Registry, the largest and most diverse registry in the world, to find a life-saving donor.

  • Nov. 27: Augustana Christmas Tree Lighting

    Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with the annual "Lighting of the Augustana Christmas Tree" on Tuesday, Nov. 27. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. inside Morrison Commons with crafts, holiday photos with Ole, and holiday drinks and treats. The tree lighting ceremony will begin at 7:30 p.m. 

  • Nov. 19: Northlanders, All-City Jazz Concert

    The Department of Performing and Visual Arts will present a jazz concert featuring the Northlanders Jazz Band, under the direction of Mark Isackson, and the All-City High School Jazz Band, under the direction of Dr. Paul Schilf, at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, in Kresge Recital Hall.

  • Nov. 19: Scholarship and Financial Information Night

    Augustana will host a Scholarship and Financial Aid Information Night on Monday, Nov. 19. Registration for the session begins at 6:45 p.m. in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre. Scholarship application tips, local scholarship information, Financial Aid 101and Internet resources will be provided.

  • Nov. 18: Trombone Concert

    The Augustana College and Community Trombone Choir, under the direction of Vance Shoemaker, will present a concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18, in Kresge Recital Hall. The concert will feature works by various artists including, "Jupiter" from "The Planets," by Gustav Holst; "Suite for Four Trombones," by Gordon Jacob; "A Song for Japan," by Steven Verhelst; and an arrangement of Klaus Badelt's "Pirates of the Caribbean" by Augustana alumnus Jeremy Hegg, class of 1994.

  • Nov. 17: Center for Western Studies' Fall Workshop Series

    The second “Saturdays at CWS” workshop series features Dr. Loren H. Amundson, author of "Norwegians, Swedes and More," presenting on "Gathering Family – A Guide to Genealogical Research,”  from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17. The workshop is free however, registration is required.

  • Through Dec. 12: Gallery Features 'Nordic Requiem and Other Dreams'

    The exhibit "Nordic Requiem and Other Dreams: Printmaking by Chad Nelson" at the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery runs through Wednesday, Dec. 12. While this exhibition includes several examples of watercolor paintings, Nelson is particularly known for his work in traditional printmaking techniques and is a 1995 graduate of Augustana.

  • Nov. 15: Linguist, Writer Deborah Fallows to Share Lessons on 'Life, Love and Language'

    Nationally known writer and linguist Deborah Fallows will share lessons on life, love and language in a special presentation at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, in Augustana's Chapel of Reconciliation. The event, presented by the Augustana International Club, coincides with Augustana's International Theme Year and International Education Week.