Monday, October 12

7:30 PM - Filmmaker Ayesha Khan: Free screening of her new film "Kashf: the Lifting of the Veil"
Science Auditorium

Tuesday, October 13

10:45 AM - Student Recital-Various Student Musicians
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

11:00 AM - Farmer's Market
College Center Lobby

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Reflections - Kristy Nabhan-Warren, Religion
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Floor, Founders Hall

1:00 - 2:00 PM - Walk-in Hour with Jeff
116 Founders Hall

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital - Robert Elfline, piano
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Wednesday, October 14

9:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Carlsson Evald Great Hall

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study: Listening to New Voices About Faith
Chicago Room, College Center
Bring your lunch if you wish. Bring your Bible, or there are extras to use.

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

Thursday, October 15

Friday, October 16

All Day - Homecoming

8:30 AM - Geography 60th Anniversary Symposium
Augustana Geography alums from different career directions and time periods will give 20 minute presentations about one of their special interests
John Deere Lecture Hall, Geosciences Building

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Celebration of Faculty Achievement
3:30 PM - refreshments

Tredway Library

7:00 - 9:00 PM - Faculty Reading hosted by SAGA
Cool Beanz Coffee House
1325 30th Street, Rock Island

Saturday, October 17

All Day - Homecoming

10:15 AM - Geography 60th Anniversary Symposium
Geography Department alums from different career directions and time period will give 20 minute presentations about one of their special interests
John Deere Lecture Hall, Geosciences Building

10:30 AM - Augustana College Art Museum Exhibition:
"Beyond fifteen Minutes of Fame: Andy Warhol's Protographic Legacy"

Sherry Mauer will lead a 50-minute tour of the current exhibition and the permanent collection gallery. Advanced reservations appreciated 794-7231
Centennial Hall and Augustana College Art Museum
3703 7th Avenue

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital - Jemmie Robertson, trombone
Performers:
Jemmie Robertson - trombone & euphonium
Christine Robertson - soprano
Robert Elfline - piano
The program will feature Chamber Music of the American composer Eric Ewazen
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Sunday, October 18

All Day - Homecoming

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

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

 

Volume 7, Issue 8 - October 12, 2009

Center for Vocational Reflection (CVR)

United Way pledges   United Way logo

Want to connect to your community?  A great way is to support the local United Way campaign.  Send in your pledge form (if you didn't get one let Bob Haak know and he will get you one) by Oct 16th to be eligible for some great prizes-dinner and a show.   Even if you send in a small amount, we need you to get to our participation goal.  Please help us out!!!

Bob Haak                Deb Bracke             Debbie Wilson

coffee and conversations   Coffee and Conversation

Join your colleagues again on Wednesday at 9:30 AM in the Evald Great Hall for weekly Coffee and Conversations.  Talk to your colleagues. Enjoy a hot cup of Starbucks coffee ($1.50 for a 12 oz. cup of coffee, FREE for the first 10 people). Indulge in a sweet treat. Stop by as you are able. We look forward to seeing you Wednesday.

 

Advancing Augustana

The CVR is sponsoring a series of onversations led by President Bahls for faculty to have opportunity for input about the oerall situation of the college and how we should proceed, especially in light of the oconomic situation. The remaining conversation is scheduled for:

Thursday, October 22    What have we learned from the last five years?  
11:30 AM
Evald Great Hall

Please put this on your calendar. It will be one significant opportunity for faculty to provide input on a series of questions that we face as a college.

Advancing Augustana session