Monday, May 2

7:00 PM - Geifman Lecture:  Walter W. Reed
Walter W. Reed will deliver the annual Geifman Lecture and Holocaust remembrance. The Geifman Prize for Holocaust Studies will be awarded to an Augustana student
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

5:00 PM - Deadline to submit scholarship published, performed or exhibited from 8-31-10 through 4-1-11

Tuesday, May 3

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Full Faculty Meeting
Olin Auditorium

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

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Jaynee Krippel '11
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

3:00 PM - Retirement Reception for Doug Nelson
Wilson Center

Wednesday, May 4

10:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
CEC, 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

8:00 PM - Augustana Flute and Clarinet Choir Concert
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Thursday, May 5

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Faculty Senate
Hanson Hall of Science 102

4:30 PM - After Hours
Phi, Beta, Kappa Room, Tredway Library

Friday, May 6

4:00 PM - Friday Conversations - Mike Augspurger "Advising Program Review"
3:00 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

7:30 PM - Our Town
First presented on the Augustana stage 20 years ago, the college's 2011 revival will revisit the fictional small town of Grover's Corners from a 21st century perspective
General admission: $11 for adults; $9 for seniors (60+), students (full-time, any school), children, faculty/staff; $7 for students required to attend for class (faculty member must supply class roster in advance)
Potter Hall, Bergendoff Building

8:00 PM - Augustana Jazz Ensemble Concert
Centennial Hall

Saturday, May 7

9:00 AM - Potato Sausage and Summer Grilling Workshop
The American Scandinavian Association at Augustana will sponsor a class in Potato Sausage and Summer Grilling
First Lutheran Church, 18th Avenue and 20th Street, Rock Island, Illinois

9:30 AM - Celebration of Learning Welcome and Opening Remarks
Hanson Hall of Science 102

11:30 AM - Student Honors Recognition Ceremony
Hanson Hall of Science 102

12:00 PM - Senior Studio Art Exhibition
Centennial Hall

4:00 PM - Augustana Five Choirs Concert
Centennial Hall

7:30 PM - Our Town
First presented on the Augustana stage 20 years ago, the college's 2011 revival will revisit the fictional small town of Grover's Corners from a 21st century perspective
General admission: $11 for adults; $9 for seniors (60+), students (full-time, any school), children, faculty/staff; $7 for students required to attend for class (faculty member must supply class roster in advance)
Potter Hall, Bergendoff Building

8:00 PM - Seniors' Recital
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

8:30 PM - Martini Swingers Spring Showcase
Centennial Hall

8:30 PM - Planetarium Spring Open House and Fryxell Museum Spring Open House
John Deere Planetarium and Carl Gamble Observatory

Sunday, May 8

1:30 PM - Our Town
First presented on the Augustana stage 20 years ago, the college's 2011 revival will revisit the fictional small town of Grover's Corners from a 21st century perspective
General admission: $11 for adults; $9 for seniors (60+), students (full-time, any school), children, faculty/staff; $7 for students required to attend for class (faculty member must supply class roster in advance)
Potter Hall, Bergendoff Building

4:00 PM - Seniors' Recital
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

7:30 PM - Handbell Choir Concert
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall

Volume 8, Issues 29 - May 2, 2011

Grants

The Canadian Government, through the Embassy in Washington, DC and its Consulates throughout the United States, supports research, conferences, teaching, and program activity related to Canada and/or Canada-U.S. relations. The Canadian Studies Grant Program encourages comparative research and teaching, faculty exchanges, student mobility, and collaboration between American and Canadian researchers. We also seek to build stronger ties between American and Canadian universities and colleges.

We are particularly interested in projects that have policy relevance for Canada and Canada-U.S. relations. Such topics include:

Faculty Research Grant Program assists individual scholars or teams of scholars in writing an article-length manuscript of publishable quality with a focus on Canada or Canada-U.S. relations. Applications due: November 1, 2011.
http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/washington/studies-etudes/research-recherche.aspx?lang=eng

Conference Grant Program supports conferences that address important and timely issues about Canada or Canada-U.S. relations. It is designed to assist an institution in holding a conference and publishing the resulting papers and proceedings in a scholarly fashion. Applications due: June 30, 2011.
http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/washington/studies-etudes/conference.aspx?lang=eng

Doctoral Student Research Award offers doctoral students an opportunity to conduct part of their dissertation research in Canada. The program is intended for students whose dissertations are related in substantial part to the study of Canada. Applications due: December 1, 2011.
http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/washington/studies-etudes/doctoral-doctorat.aspx?lang=eng

Faculty Enrichment Program provides faculty members an opportunity to develop or update a course with substantial Canadian content that will be offered as part of their regular teaching load. Applications due: December 1, 2011.
http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/washington/studies-etudes/enrichment-complement.aspx?lang=eng

In 2010-11, the Canadian Studies Grant Program provided support to faculty, researchers, and graduate students at institutions across the U.S. More than 80 projects were funded on a wide range of topics and in many disciplines. Click here for a list of recent grant recipients and their projects.

For complete Grant Guidelines and information about our other grant programs, please visit:
http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/washington/studies-etudes/programs-programmes.aspx?lang=eng

Prospective applicants are encouraged to discuss their interest in the grant program with a Canadian government officer in their area.

We would like to encourage faculty and students to sign up for Canada Watch, a bi-weekly summary of the publications and commentaries from Canadian think tanks and research centers on a wide range of Canadian and Canada-U.S. issues and NewsCan, a weekly summary of news from Canada.

 

 


Augustana's Grants Website: http://www.augustana.edu/x10017.xml