Monday, February 1

4:00 PM - Sabbatical Report:
Darrin Good presents "Developing Medical Service Learning in Nicaragua: A Multi-faceted Attack"
Wilson Center

Tuesday, February 2

10:45 AM - Voice Seminar
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

11:30 -11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflections - Max Petersen, '10
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd Floor

7:30 PM - Second Ethnographic Film Festival:  "Reassemblage" by TRINH MINH- HA
And witness the life of Senegalese Villagers
Science Building, Room 304

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital - Christine Robertson, soprano
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Wednesday, February 3

9:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Evald Hall

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study "Life's meaning and purpose"
Chicago Room, College Center
Bring your lunch if you wish. Bring your Bible, or there are extras to use.

7:00 PM - Piñero - The fourth entry in the 15th Hispanic Film Festival
In Spanish with English subtitles.  Free of charge.
Science Building Auditorium

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

Thursday, February 4

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Full Faculty Meeting
Olin Auditorium

10:30 - 11:30 AM - Convocation: Dr. Cal DeWitt "What does the Bible and Science have to say about Caring for Creation?"
Centennial Hall

4:30 - 6:00 PM - Faculty Research Forum
Refreshments will be served
Dahl Room, College Center

5:30 PM - Rituals and Practices (prior RSVP needed)
Wilson Center

7:00 PM - The River Readings at Augustana: Richard Katrovas
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building
Prior to the reading, a Q & A open session will be held in the Library, Room 518, from 3:30-4:30 PM

7:00 PM - Center for Polar Studies Lecture Series:  "Ultima Thule: Archaeological Investigations in Northwest Greenland"
Dr. Christyann Darwent, University of California-Davis
John Deere Planetarium Lecture Hall

7:00 PM - Rêves de poussière (Dreams of Dust) - final feature of the annual French film fest
In French with English subtitles. Free of charge.
Olin Auditorium

Friday, February 5

4:00 PM - Friday Conversations: Working with Editors. Presented by: Molly Todd and Peter Kivisto
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Dahl Room, 2nd Floor, College Center

6:30 PM - Honors Recital
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Saturday, February 6

1:30 PM - The Secret Garden (Theater)
$12 general, $10 seniors and students. 
Order tickets
Potter Theater, Bergendoff Hall

8:00 PM - Quad City Symphony with Handel Oratorio Society-Carmina Burana
Ticket price: $8 and up. Available only through Quad City Symphony www.qcsymphony.com/
Adler
Theatre


Sunday, February 7

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

2:00 PM - Quad City Symphony with Handel Oratorio Society-Carmina Burana
Ticket price: $8 and up. Available only through Quad City Symphony www.qcsymphony.com/
Centennial Hall

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

7:30 PM - The Secret Garden (Theater)
$12 general, $10 seniors and students.  Order tickets
Potter Theater, Bergendoff Hall

 

 

 

 

Volume 8, Issue 19 - February 1, 2010

Faculty News

Todd Cleveland gave a public lecture entitled "Forced Labor in Colonial Africa Reconsidered: Professionalism, Paternalism and Profits on Angola's Diamond Mines, 1917-75" at Tumaini University in Iringa, Tanzania, where he's been based since early January as a visiting scholar.

The MFA Program in Creative Writing at Saint Mary's College of California has invited Dora Malech to serve as Distinguished Writer in Residence for the fall of 2010. She'll be teaching the Graduate Poetry Workshop/Tutorial, and will be featured in the Creative Writing Reading Series and Afternoon Conversation Series. Dora has also been invited to teach the Graduate Summer Workshop in Poetry through the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop in the summer of 2010.

Mindi Mull attended the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology in St. Petersburg, Florida from January 3 - 6 where she presented research conducted with Jayne Rose titled Understanding the Development of "My Child": Applying Bronfenbrenner's Ecological Systems Theory. The poster described a project used in Child Development this past fall and compared its effectiveness to another project through pre- and post-test analysis.