events

Highlights

  • Oct. 14: Ole the Viking Statue to be Re-Dedicated Friday

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    The important contribution of alumnus Peter Eide '66, creator of the Ole the Viking statue that has kept watch over the Augustana campus since 1967, will be recognized at a re-dedication ceremony at 10:20 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 14. A plaque commemorating the statue will be unveiled during this event.

  • Oct. 5: An Evening of Poetry with Jill Alexander Essbaum

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    Augustana will present "An Evening of Poetry with Jill Alexander Essbaum" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, in room 123 of the Humanities Building. Alexander Essbaum is the inaugural poet for the "Lutheran Writers Tour."

  • Oct. 1: Game Day Visit

    Prospective students are invited to experience the Augustana campus and Viking Athletics at the football game against Concordia University-St. Paul on our Game Day Visit.

  • Oct. 1: Augustana Spirit Squad Presents Youth Spirit Clinic

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    The Augustana Spirit Squad presents the 2011 Augustana Spirit Clinic for youth ages 5-12 years old. The Clinic will include a skill-sharpening camp and pre-game performance before the football game versus Concordia St. Paul on Saturday, Oct. 1.

  • Sept. 29: Library Associates' Fall Author Event Presents Eric Dregni

    The Library Associates' Fall Author Event will feature Eric Dregni, an author from Minneapolis who has written and co-written a number of books on recreational activities and aspects of Minnesotan, Norwegian and Italian culture. The event is set for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29.

  • Sept. 29: 'No Impact Man' Author Colin Beavan to Speak on Campus

    Dr. Colin Beavan and his family spent a year trying to live without negatively impacting the environment. His discussion, set for 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29,  in the Chapel, will detail the struggles, frustrations and discoveries that come with adjusting to a new lifestyle.

  • Sept. 28: Events Center Informational Meeting Set

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    You can't go anywhere in Sioux Falls without someone talking about the proposed Events Center. How should we pay for it? Will anyone really use it? Do we need it? ASA is sponsoring an "Events Center Informational Meeting" for students, faculty and staff on Wednesday, Sept. 28, to discuss these questions.

  • Pennington, Mathews to Perform "Brasileirinho" Sept. 23

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    Professor John Pennington presents his Faculty Percussion Recital, "Brasileirinho," in conjunction with classical guitarist Allen Mathews. The recital will feature a collection of South American music for guitar and percussion from their latest album at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 23, in Kresge Recital Hall.

  • Theatre Season Opens with 'A Lie of the Mind'

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    Family dysfunction collides with love in the gritty American West in "A Lie of the Mind." Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. September 21-24 and 2:30 p.m. September 24-25 in the Edith Mortenson Theatre. To benefit the Children's Inn, the Augustana Theatre Company encourages audience members to bring donations of new children’s pajamas and new or gently used teddy bears to the Sept. 24 performance.

  • FREEDOM Film Tour Making Stop at Augustana Sept. 19

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    Augie Green, Augustana’s student-led environmental club, and POET, the world's largest ethanol producer, present the FREEDOM Film Tour, featuring a documentary on alternative fuels and a full size, ethanol-burning bus covered in solar panels and wired with high-tech learning tools, rolling through campus today.