Monday, January 14

3:30 - 5:00 PM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
Wilson Center

7:00 PM - Woody at 100
Area musicians and singers Paul Cioe, Chris Dunn, Mark Ridolfi, Rnady Smith and friends will celebrate life and music of Woody Guthrie, composer of "This Land is Your Land"
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Tuesday, January 15

8:00 - 9:30 AM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
Wilson Center

9:00 - 10:30 AM - Augustana Association of  Education Office Professionals (AAEOP) meeting
Olin Auditorium

10:00 - 11:30 AM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
College Center Loft, 3rd floor

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Dr. Fenwick, Psychology Dept.
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

1:00 - 2:30 PM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
College Center Loft, 3rd floor

2:30 - 3:30 PM - Education Department Candidate Presentation: Ashley Taylor
Evald 212

3:00 - 4:00 PM - Blue and Gold Certification: Access Basics
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 110

3:30 - 5:00 PM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
Wilson Center

7:00 - 8:30 PM - Netta Bartholomew Anderson Tea Party
The Rock Island Preservation Society will host a contemporary tea party at the Netta Bartholomew Anderson House. Dr. Ann Boaden, adjunct professor of English at Augustana, will portray Netta Anderson and bring her story to life. The event is open to the public; no reservations are required
Anderson House, 917 19th Street, Rock Island, IL

8:00 - 9:00 PM - The Salon
Kelly Murphy talks about "Misconceptions About the Bible..And Do They Matter?"
Andreen Hall, Red Room

8:00 - 9:00 PM - Fireside Chat with Wendy Hilton-Morrow
Evald Great Hall

Wednesday, January 16

7:30 - 9:00 AM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
College Center Board Room, 3rd floor

9:30 - 11:00 AM - Retirement Planning Task Force Information Session
College Center Board Room, 3rd floor

12:00 - 12:50 PM - Weekly Bible Study for Faculty, Staff, Administrators
"Soul Centering Through Nature" - Bring a Bible if you can. Bring your lunch if you wish.
Chicago Room, College Center

3:00 - 4:00 PM - Blue and Gold Certification: Intermediate Word
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 110

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Tea Hour Series
Environmental historian Brian Leech will offer "Macho Miners in an Underground Heaven and an Above-Ground Hell" for the annual Tea Hour series
Evald Great Hall

5:00 - 6:00 PM - After Hours Poetry and Prose
Sorensen Hall Break Room/Lounge

8:00 PM - Student Recital: Thomas Knowles, trombone
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

7:00 - 9:30 PM - 18th Annual Hispanic Film Festival: "Gigante (Giant)"
Not rated. Free of Charge
102 Hanson Hall of Science

Thursday, January 17

9:00 - 10:00 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Community Engagement Center

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch and Learn: Sneak peek at Library and CSL construction
The Brew, Tredway Library

4:30 - 5:30 PM - Division Meetings
See "Important Dates" page for location

7:00 PM - 12th Annual Augustana French Film Festival - "Les emotifs anonymes (Anonymous Romantics)"
Film is in French with English subtitles
Free admission
Olin Auditorium

Friday, January 18

Deadline to contact Margaret Farrar to attend Midwest Faculty Seminar "Islam In/and The West"

4:00 PM - Friday Conversation - "Advising Syllabus" presented by Mary Windeknecht and Kristin Douglas
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

8:00 PM - Percussion Ensemble Concert
Ensemble Room, Bergendoff Hall

Saturday, January 19

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Music Scholarship Day
Bergendoff Hall

6:00 PM - The Power of One: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King
The celebration will include performances by the Community Gospel Chorus, The Westbrook Singers, the Augustana Gospel Choir and the Truth Temple Praise Dancers
Free admission
Centennial Hall

8:00 PM - Guest Artist - Paragon Trombone Quartet
The Paragon Trombone Quartet and the Augustana College Low Brass Choirs present works by Sibelius, Kazik, Apon, Grieg, Corea and more
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Sunday, January 20

1:00 - 2:00 PM - Community Handbell Choir Open Rehearsal
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

Volume 10, Issue 18 - January 14, 2013

Community Engagement Center (CEC)

VISIT FROM TEFL INSTITUTE

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 Kelly Harmon from TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Institute will be here to talk to students about teaching English abroad.  If you have advisees/students that might be interested, please have them come to one of the information sessions or contact Johnna Adam - to make an appointment for an individual consultation.  Kelly is also available to speak with classes on January 17th in the afternoon.  If you would like her to speak to one of your classes, please contact Johnna.

TEFL Information Sessions

Thursday, January 17, 2013
11:00 AM & 4:30 PM
Sorensen 137



EXPERIENCE THAT WORKS

Do you have advisees considering a Spring or Summer term internship?  Please encourage them to attend our Experience that Works - INTERNSHIPS workshop.

Experience that Works - INTERNSHIPS
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
4:30 PM
OLIN 105



CAREERFEST

Augustana is part of a consortium called the Illinois College Small Placement Association (ISCPA). ISCPA hosts an annual careers and internships fair called CareerFest.  To date, there are 50 employers registered.  Please encourage your advisees/students to attend.  More information will be forthcoming.
CareerFestFriday, February 1st 10:00 - 1:00North Central College, Naperville, IL



ProFair
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
12:00 Noon
Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA

Mark your calendars for spring ProFair which will be held on Tuesday, March 19th.  Employer registration opened on Friday and we already have over 20 companies registered.  Employers are interested in hiring our students for full-time employment, internships and summer positions.  Again, please encourage your advisees/students to attend.  We will be visiting classes to ProFair at the beginning of spring term.  If you would like us to visit your classes, please contact Johnna Adam.


Coffee & Conversation

Join your colleagues on Thursdays at 9:00 AM in the CEC space in Sorensen Hall for Coffee and Conversation. 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!