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Nov. 6, 2013

 
 
 
Campus Calendar

Ongoing: Weekly Foreign Language Conversation Tables, All skill levels are welcome.

French, Mondays, 10-10:40 a.m., in Humanities 325.

German, Fridays, 4-5 p.m., in Humanities 317.

Spanish, Thursdays, 3-4 p.m., in Humanities 317.

Nov. 6: Lecture, “The Thawing Arctic,” 7 p.m., GSC 100.

Nov. 8: Worship, senior Mariya Swella, 10 a.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 8: Thought Leader Forum featuring Filmmaker Andrew Kightlinger ’08, 11:30 a.m., Callaway’s.

Nov. 8: Band Concert, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Valley Performing Arts Center.

Nov. 8: Rendezvous international student presentations on Ukraine and El Salvador, 3 p.m., Back Alley.

Nov. 8: Volleyball v. Minnesota State Moorhead, 7 p.m.

Nov. 9: South Dakota Philosophy Conference, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Humanities Center, room 123.

Nov. 9: Volleyball v. Northern State, 4 p.m.

Nov. 9: Men’s Basketball v. Missouri Western State, 6 p.m.

Nov. 10: Worship, Pastor Ann, 11 a.m.; Catholic Mass, 8 p.m., Fr. O’Dell Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 10: Men’s Basketball v. Central Missouri, 4 p.m.

Nov. 11–16: International Education Week

Nov. 11: Lecture, National Geographic Photographer Jodi Cobb, 7 p.m., Kresge Recital Hall. Free for the campus community with ID.

Nov. 11: Ragged Edge of Life Lecture, “Brain-Mind-Body-Soul: The Human Person,” featuring Leigh Vicens, Ph.D., and Kenneth Hasseler, Ph.D. 5 p.m., GSC 100.

Nov. 12: Iverson Lecture, featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Geneva Overholser, 7 p.m., Kresge.

Nov. 12 – 13: Flu Shot Clinic, 1 – 3 p.m. on Nov. 12 and 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Nov. 13, Campus Clinic in Solberg basement.

Nov. 15: Worship, Crystal Lee, 10 a.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 15: Wrestling: v. Morningside, 3 p.m.; v. Chadron State, 4:30 p.m.; v. Air Force, 6 p.m., Elmen Center.

Nov. 15: Rendezvous international student presentation on Yemen, 3 p.m., Back Alley.

Nov. 15-16: Band Festival and Gala Concert.

Nov. 17: Concert, celebrating the history of the Chapel Organ, featuring Lars Gjerde ’02, 3 p.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 16: Football v. Southwest Minnesota State, 1 p.m., Kirkeby-Over Stadium.

Nov. 16: Women’s Basketball v. Jamestown College, 6 p.m., Elmen Center.

Nov. 18: Ragged Edge of Life Lecture, featuring Carol J. Cressman BSN, RN CPN, CCRN, on “Organ Donation and Transplantation: A Story to Tell,” 5 p.m., GSC 100.

Nov. 19: Women’s Basketball v. William Penn, 7 p.m., Elmen Center.

Nov. 19: Concert, Plain White T’s and Parachute, 7 p.m., Washington Pavilion.

Nov. 20: Worship, Pastor Paul, featuring the Brass Choir, 10 a.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 20-24: Theatre, “Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Edith Mortensen Theatre. 

Nov. 20: Men’s Basketball v. Presentation College, 7 p.m., Elmen.

Nov. 21: Women’s Basketball v. Presentation College, 7 p.m., Elmen.

Nov. 22: Worship, senior Tabby Sanderson, 10 a.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 22: Reception for “Graphic Design Invitational,” 7 p.m., Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. Exhibit runs through Dec. 12.

Nov. 22: Rendezvous international student presentation on Tunisia, 3 p.m., Back Alley.

Nov. 23: Men’s Basketball v. Dakota State, 7 p.m.

Nov. 24: Worship, Pastor Ann, 11 a.m.; Catholic Mass, 8 p.m., Fr. O’Dell Chapel of Reconciliation.

Nov. 25: Worship, Sun Matins, 10 a.m., Chapel.

Nov. 25: Thanksgiving Dinner, 4:30-7 p.m., Ordal Dining Room.

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Lecture Opportunities
Reserve your seat at these exciting upcoming lectures

Internationally known thought leaders, artists, and accomplished Augustana alumni will be speaking at College events over the next week. Make plans to reserve your seat at these exciting discussions:
  • Nov. 6: Public Education Program on the Thawing Arctic, the East River Group of the Sierra Club and Augie Green are pleased to present Dr. Norman Bliss's lecture on climate change. 7 p.m., GSC 100. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Nov. 8: Thought Leader Forum Featuring Filmmaker Andrew Kightlinger ’08 on "The Perils of Creative Genesis and Revelation (Firmly in Cheek)," 11:30 a.m. at CJ Callaways. Reserve tickets.

  • Nov. 9: Fourth annual South Dakota Philosophy Conference, hosted by the Augustana Philosophy Department, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Humanities Center, room 123. The conference will include three presenters: Greg Peterson, SDSU, on “Is Eating Locally a Moral Obligation”; Paul Anders, Mount Marty College, on “What is Authority”; and James Foster, University of Sioux Falls, on “Wittgenstein’s Religious Language.”

  • Nov. 11: National Geographic Photographer Jodi Cobb will speak about her career as a global story explorer at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, in Kresge Recital Hall. The event is sponsored by the Augustana International Club and coincides with International Education Week. Free for members of the Augustana community.

  • Nov. 11: Ragged Edge of Life Lecture, “Brain-Mind-Body-Soul: The Human Person,” featuring Leigh Vicens, Ph.D., and Kenneth Hasseler, Ph.D. 5 p.m., GSC 100.

  • Nov. 12: Serving as the 2013 Civitas Iverson Lecture speaker, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Geneva Overholser will discuss “Responsible Public, Responsible Journalism,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, in Kresge Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
 
  CAMPUS NEWS
 

Friday’s Band Concert to Recognize Veterans Day

In recognition of Veterans Day, the Augustana Band and the College/Community Band will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, at the Brandon Valley Performing Arts Center.
 
 

Anthropology Students Turn Pumpkins into Art

Students in the Anthropology department's "Primitive Art" course turned pumpkins into art during an evening class in October. The students carved the pumpkins to replicate primitive art (mask) designs. Learn more and view photos.
 
 

Classroom in the Snow

When they signed up for an early-October field trip to the Black Hills, students in Dr. Craig Spencer's "Principles of Ecology" course were expecting to climb Harney Peak, study the wildlife in Custer State Park and hike through the Badlands. Mother Nature, however, had other plans.
 
 

Augustana, Iowa State Students Make Large-Scale Prints with Steamroller

Students in Augustana Associate Professor Scott Parsons’ printmaking classes participated in Iowa State University’s 12th annual steamroller printmaking event on Friday, Oct. 11. Eight Augustana College students printed three different designs.
 
 

Band Festival and Gala Concert Set for Nov. 15-16

The Augustana Department of Performing and Visual Arts will present a Band Festival Gala Concert at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Washington Pavilion. The event is a part of the 56th Annual Augustana Band Festival, set for Friday, Nov. 15, in the Humanities Center. Tickets are available at www.augietickets.com.
 
 

Celebrate the Anniversary of the Augustana Chapel Organ on Nov. 17

Join us as we celebrate the history of our chapel organ at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17, at the Chapel of Reconciliation. This event will feature the work of organist, composer and alumnus Lars Gjerde '02 with composer and scholar Scott Perkins, and will include solo organ pieces, hymn arrangements for organ and brass, and a performance by The Augustana Choir.
 
 

Plain White T’s and Parachute Concert Set for Nov. 19 at Washington Pavilion

Augustana will host Grammy-nominated pop-rock quintet Plain White T's and pop-rock band Parachute on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the Washington Pavilion. UPDATE: This concert was originally scheduled for Monday, Nov. 18. Due to a scheduling change, this event is rescheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 19.
 
 

Reception for Graphic Design Invitational Set for Nov. 22

The juried exhibit "Creative Types: Graphic Design Invitational" will open beginning Thursday, Nov. 21, in the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. A reception for the show will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, in the Gallery.
 
 

Nov. 20-24: Theatre Presents 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream'

The Performing and Visual Arts will present Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20-23 and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24, in the Edith Mortenson Center Theater. The play is directed by Dan Workman and includes a student cast of 10 actors and six crew members working behind the scenes.
 
 

Order Branded Apparel Online

Are you interested in purchasing Augustana-branded apparel? In addition to the Bookstore, you can now purchase items online at Lands' End.

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