events

Highlights

  • 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.

  • Events to Benefit Riddle and Aldern Funds

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    Two upcoming events to support the legacies of longtime Augustana community members Robert Aldern and Tracy Riddle have been scheduled: An estate/rummage sale to benefit the Tracy Lee Riddle Memorial Fund at Augustana College and "Bankheist," a unique one-day, open-studio, potluck and benefit for the Robert Aldern Scholarship Fund.

  • Schlicker Organ 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert

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    In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Schlicker organ at Our Savior's Lutheran church, organist Marilyn Schempp will be joined by brass players Scott Olson, Marnie Shoemaker, Collin Block, Jason Rygg, Vance Shoemaker, Michael Anderson, and percussionist John Pennington.

  • 'Musings: The Art of Jennifer Stone' Features Watertown, S.D. Artist

    The images of Watertown, S.D., acclaimed acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media artist Jennifer Stone are on display in the Center for Western Studies through Saturday, Nov. 26. A reception is scheduled from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, with a gallery talk at 5:30 p.m.

  • Memorial Service for Riddle, Hammrich Set for Sept. 12

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    A memorial service for Tracy Riddle and Dianne Hammrich will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 12, in the Chapel of Reconciliation. Riddle served as Augustana’s associate dean of students for more than 20 years. Hammrich joined Augustana in 1986 and served as the College’s administrative assistant to the Academic Dean before retiring for health reasons in 2009.

  • Exhibit to Commemorate 10-Year Anniversary of 9-11

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    “Words of Art: Remembering 9-11,” an interactive memorial exhibition of written reflections and musings in commemoration of the 10-year anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, will be on display in the Siverson Lounge from September 11 through October 16.

  • Faculty Viola Recital: Tyler Sieh

    Join Tyler Sieh, Augustana viola instructor and associate principal second violist for the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, in his first Faculty Recital at Augustana College as he performs works by Milhaud, Brahms, and Shostakovich.

  • First Exhibition of Academic Year to Feature Works by Faculty Artists

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    The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery's first exhibition of the 2011-12 academic year will feature works by faculty artists Jayne Erickson, Scott Parsons, John Peters, Gerry Punt, Tom Shields, Steve Thomas, and emeriti faculty Robert Aldern (in memoriam) and Carl Grupp. Gallery Reception set for 5:00-7:00 p.m., Friday, Sept. 9.

  • Come 'Tackle Pink' at the Women's Football Clinic Aug. 27

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    The Augustana football program will host its sixth annual women's football clinic on Saturday, August 27, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the President's House and Kirkeby-Over Stadium.

  • Through Films, Turning Hate into Tolerance

    The Center for Equality and Augustana's Gay-Straight Alliance will present two documentary films by Erin Davies, "Fagbug" and "Living Proof," at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18, in the Gilbert Science Center.