Monday, January 26

4:00 PM - LSFY 103 Meeting
Basement Lounge, Founders Hall

Tuesday, January 27

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Reflections - Karen Petersen, Business Administration
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Fl., Founders Hall

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - LunchBytes "From the Horse's Mouth: Primary Sources at Tredway Library
Library, North End

8:00 PM - Junior Recital - Cole Guillien, cello
Wallenberg Hall
Free to the public

Wednesday, January 28

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study
Chicago Room, College Ctr.
Led by Pastor Priggie, College Chaplain. Bring your lunch if you wish, and a Bible

2:30 - 3:30 PM - Walk-in Hour with Jeff
116 Founders Hall

4:15 - 5:15 PM - Progress with AGES Conversation - Jeff Abernathy and Margaret Farrar
Evald Great Hall

8:00 PM - Guest Artist - Joseph Rodriguez, trombone & Masterclass
Wallenberg Hall
Free to the public

9:30 PM - Evening Prayer & Holy Communion
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Fl., Founders Hall

Thursday, January 29

10:30 - 11:30 AM - Convocation - Ronald Thiemann
Olin Auditorium

4:30 - 6:00 PM - Faculty Research Forum
Dahl Room
Molly Todd or Jason Mahn for more information

7:00 PM - The River Readings at Augustana -  Li-Young Lee
Wallenberg Hall
See Announcements for more information

Friday, January 30

11:00 AM - Augustana Choir-Illinois Music Educators Assoc. Performance
Riverside Community Church, Peoria, IL
Free to the public

7:30 PM - the Learned Ladies (Les Femmes Savantes)
Potter Theatre in Bergendoff Hall
Tickets $10, with discounts for seniors and students. Call 309-794-7306 for more information or to order tickets by phone.

Saturday, January 31

5:00 - 7:00 PM - 7th Annual International Food Festival
College Center Dining Room
See Announcements for more information

7:30 PM - the Learned Ladies (Les Femmes Savantes)
Potter Theatre in Bergendoff Hall
Tickets $10, with discounts for seniors and students. Call 309-794-7306 for more information or to order tickets by phone.

Sunday, February 1

10:30 AM - Sunday Morning Worship
Ascension Chapel, 2nd fl., Founders Hall

2:00 PM - Quad City Symphony Orchestra
Centennial Hall
Call Quad City Symphony Office for ticket information

1:30 PM - the Learned Ladies (Les Femmes Savantes)
Potter Theatre in Bergendoff Hall
Tickets $10, with discounts for seniors and students. Call 309-794-7306 for more information or to order tickets by phone.

5:00 PM - Sunday Catholic Mass
Ascension Chapel, 2nd fl., Founders Hall

Volume 6, Issue 18 - January 26, 2009

Center for Vocational Reflection (CVR)

 Bob Haak will be an instructor on an upcoming webcast entitled "Strategies for Improving Men's Campus Engagement Through Programming" on March 23, 2009.  The CVR has implemented two major initiatives effecting male engagement in vocational reflection. The first of these is a student created and run program called Athletes Giving Back that engages athletes on campus in community service-learning projects. Second is the FAN program - Fraternity Alumni Network - a program pairing fraternity members with alumni interested in mentoring members of their fraternities.


 

CVR Sponsors Inauguration Viewing

Over seventy students, staff and faculty watch the Obama inauguration in Evald Great Hall-and enjoy CVR hot chocolate!! 

Summer Camp Fair
Wednesday, January 28
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
College Center 2nd Floor Lobby

Various church, YMCA, and Girl Scout camps will attend the Summer Camp Fair to recruit students to work at camp. As you talk with students or reflect on your own summer experiences, many will share that camp provided an opportunity for growth and fun! Stop by to visit with camps and share your stories with students as you mention the fair next Wednesday. Who doesn't like a good campfire and marshmallows?

Extravaganza!!!

CVR at work in the church!!  The ELCA Youth Ministry Extravaganza gathers youth ministry professionals from across the U.S. for a weekend of renewal, education, and networking.   Two Augustana juniors, Melinda King, and Anne Spoden, along with CVR Program Associate Christie Anderson, will connect with this great resource this week in New Orleans.  Melinda and Anne both intern in youth ministry at Zion Lutheran Church in Davenport through a CVR program and look forward to putting the knowledge they gain into practice upon their return.  Christie has spent the past year developing the worships for the Extravaganza as part of the conference planning team and is excited to see them into existence