Monday, March 14

4:00 PM - ALL LSFY Meeting CANCELLED

5:00 PM - Sabbatical Leave Grant and Summer Research Stipend applications due.
See Announcements

Tuesday, March 15

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Dan Lee, Religion
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

8:00 PM - St. Patrick's Day Concert
Wallenberg Hall

Wednesday, March 16

9:30 - 10:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
CEC Conference Room, Sorensen Hall, 1st floor

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study Group
led by Pastor Priggie, for faculty, staff and administrators
Bring your lunch, and a Bible
Chicago Room, College Center

4:00 - 5:00 PM - President's Open Office Hour CANCELLED

8:00 PM - Prose Reading
SAGA Art and Literary Magazine is having a prose reading
Tredway Library, Brew by the Slough

Thursday, March 17

10:30 - 11:30 AM - Convocation - Matt Davis - "CSI and Anthropology: What Do They Have in Common?"
Centennial Hall

4:30 - 5:30 PM - "The Art and Science of Movie Computer Animation" lecture by Victor Schultz, a technical director specializing in lighting and look development. Schultz has worked on Star Wars II, Pirates of the Caribbean, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, and Spiderman 2 and 3.
Hanson Science 102

7:00 PM - Aaron Baker reads from his book, Mission Work
Hanson Hall of Science 102.

Friday, March 18

4:00 PM - Friday Conversations - An IDEA SRI Website Tour
presented by Jon Clauss, Lisa Allen, Amanda Baugous
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

8:00 PM - Gospel Choir Concert
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Saturday, March 19

All Day - Celebrating Ideas: Bridging Communities with Augustana's Liberal Arts through the AGES
A fine art historical overview from the Augustana Art Museum Collection opens today. The exhibit runs through May 29.
Figge Art Museum, 225 W. 2nd Street, Davenport, IA

4:00 PM - Student Recital-Rachel Studt, cello
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

8:00 PM - Cantare Duo - Mary Neil and Susan Stone
A concernt/sabbatical report presentation
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Sunday, March 20

No Events Scheduled

Volume 8, Issue 22 - March 14, 2011

Grants

The Faculty Research Committee
solicits proposals for
Sabbatical Leave Grants and Summer Research Stipends

Nature of these research grants (see Faculty Handbook for details):

There are two available Sabbatical Leave Grants

There are two available Summer Research Stipends

In the context of the top two bulleted items above, any faculty member with academic rank who is full-time faculty, joint appointment faculty, adjunct or part-time faculty, are eligible. This includes librarians, coaches, or appointees to concurrent administrative positions with rank.

Guidelines and selection process of the proposals (see Faculty Handbook for details):

1) Five page maximum proposal with itemized budget

2) Proposal must include:

3) Criteria used by committee to rate proposals: eligibility, clarity of presentation, appropriate budget prediction, prospects for publication or public attention, applicant's qualifications

4) Expectation for funded work:

Please send your proposal by e- mail attachment if at all possible (otherwise six hard copies) by 5:00 PM on March 14, 2011 to Mary Koski in the Dean's Office. Expected date of award announcements: March 25, 2010. Direct questions to any member of the committee: David Arbesú, Ian Harrington, Margaret Morse, Jamie Nelson, Pat Shea, or Jim van Howe.