Monday, April 1

Freistat Travel Awards to Present Research at International Conferences Application Deadline
Heidi Storl, Sorensen Hall 262

Freistat In-country Research Grants for Africa, Asia, Europe or Latin America Application Deadline
Heidi Storl, Sorensen Hall 262

Tuesday, April 2

9:00 - 10:00 AM - Blue and Gold Certification: Beginning PowerPoint
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 105

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Norm Moline, Geography
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

4:30 - 5:30 PM - Campus Presentation by Dr. Susan Hill, Candidate for Associate Dean of Curriculum and Engagement
Olin Auditorium

8:00 PM - Student recital, piano and violin: Beth Cole, Ethan Tarvin, and Rebecca Strandberg, piano; and Elizabeth Lundine, Madeline Ruzek and Shylee Garrett, violin
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Wednesday, April 3

12:00 - 12:50 PM - Weekly Bible Study for Faculty, Staff, Administrators
"Embracing the Prophets in Contemporary Culture"
Bring a Bible if you can. Bring your lunch if you wish.
Chicago Room, College Center

8:00 PM - Guest Artist Frederick Hemke, saxophone
Free admission
Centennial Hall

5:00 PM - Deadline to submit Sabbatical Leave Grant and Summer Research Stipend Proposals
email to Mary Koski

Thursday, April 4

1:00 - 2:00 PM - Blue and Gold Certification: Beginning PowerPoint
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 105

5:00 - 6:00 PM - Public Forum on April 9 Referendum
Community forum to discuss a ballot question on the scope of the Rock Island County Public Building Commission's authority and construction of a new county courthouse.
St. John's Lutheran Church Sanctuary, 4501 7th Avenue, Rock Island, IL

7:00 PM - Augustana Film Series: "The Twilight Samurai"
Olin Auditorium

7:30 PM - "The Spirit of the Lord" lecture presented by Kelly Murphy
Consider different Biblical perceptions of God
Hanson Science 102

Friday, April 5

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Friday Conversation - Discussion of the Global and Diversity General Education Requirements
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

6:30 PM - Reception for the 37th Annual Rock Island Fine Arts Exhibition
The exhibition catalog will be debuted, and awards will be announced in the Art Museum.
Centennial Hall

8:00 PM - Student Recital - sopranos Elyssa LeMay and Allycia Nelson present works by Handel, Schubert and Mozart
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Saturday, April 6

9:30 AM - 3:30 PM - Promoting Undergraduate Research at Liberal Arts Colleges
This conference is intended to bring faculty, staff and administrators together to consider the challenges and opportunities of undergraduate research
$50 for non-Augustana faculty
Evald Hall

10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Preserving Family History Class Taught by Lisa Huntsha
Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center, Denkmann Buildling

4:00 - 6:00 PM - A Lincoln Symposium: Scholars from the Land of Lincoln
Local scholars including Augustana's Steve Warren will consider the impact and legacy of Abraham Lincoln, the nation's 16th president.
Free admission
Western Illinois University-QC Riverfront Campus, Riverfront Campus Atrium, 3300 River Drive, Moline, IL

7:30 PM - Nova Singers Presents: A Procession Winding Around Me"
Admission is $18 for adults and $15 for seniors. Students are free of charge. Tickets will be available at the door.
Kresge Recital Hall, Knox College, Galesburg, IL

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital - Composer Jacob Bancks, Visions and Premonitions
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

Sunday, April 7

4:00 PM - Nova Singers Presents: A Procession Winding Around Me"
Admission is $18 for adults and $15 for seniors. Students are free of charge. Tickets will be available at the door.
First Congregational Church, 2201 7th Avenue, Moline, IL

7:00 PM - Student Recital - Valerie Bach & Emily Bender, voice
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Volume 11, Issue 27 - April 1, 2013

Faculty News

Please email Faculty News submissions to Mary Koski