Monday, January 28

4:00 - 7:00 PM - Project Pastries: Holiday Edition
Westerlin Lounge

Tuesday, January 29

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - The Role of the Supervisor
The course will analyze the role the activities of a supervirsor as they relate to accountability to team members and to the institution. Participants will assess alignment between departmental activities and institutional goals
New Ventures Center, 331 W. Third Street, Davenport, Iowa

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Love A Donor
You are cordially invited to join us in sharing our appreciation to donors who through their philanthropy support each student, program and campus building at Augustana. There will be treats, prizes and more treats. Write a short note of thanks to a donor, and you'll receive a red velvet cupcake.
Loft, College Center, 3rd floor

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Tyler Hernandez, '13
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

4:00 - 5:00 PM - President's Campus Forum
President Steve Bahls will share news from the Board of Trustees' recent retreat, provide an update on the college's strategic planning process and ask for input on the next steps in that process.
Olin Auditorium

7:00 - 9:00 PM - Molly Secours
Molly Secours brings to the table a sense of knowledge and compassion on the issue of racism and justice
Olin Auditorium

7:30 PM - "Inheritors"
A 1921 play about free speech by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Susan Glaspell. Wikipedia description: "The play concerns the legacy of an idealistic farmer who wills his highly coveted midwest farmland to the establishment of a college (Act I.) The play is a stirring defense of free speech and an individual's ability to stand for her own ideals.
Larson Hall, Bergendoff Building

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital-Voice Faculty
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

8:00 - 9:00 PM - The Salon
Chadia Chambers-Samadi and Sarah Skrainka talk about French Immigration
Andreen Hall, Red Room

8:00 - 9:00 PM - CVR Fireside Chat with Jane Simonsen  rescheduled for March 12
Evald Great Hall

Wednesday, January 30

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: Excel Basics
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 109

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

7:00 - 9:30 PM - 18th Annual Hispanic Film Festival: "La Ventana (The Window)"
Rated R. Free Admission
102 Hanson Hall of Science

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital - Robert Elfline, piano
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Thursday, January 31

9:00 - 10:00 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Community Engagement Center, Sorensen Hall, 1st floor

9:30 - 10:30 AM - Blue and Gold Certification: Excel Basics
RSVP to Wendy Ramsdale, x8092
Olin 109

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM -CareerFest
North Central College, Naperville, Illinois

5:30 PM - The American Scandinavian Association presents: Pea Soup and Pancake Supper & Program
Norm and Janet Moline will present the program "The Vikings and North America: The Newfoundland Connection." 
A social hour with punch for refreshment will begin at 5:30 and dinner at 6 p.m.
Westerlin Lounge

7:00 PM - The Augustana Center for Polar Studies Winter Science Lecture "Greenland Ice Climate Sensitivity: From Minutes to Decades in the Anthropocene" presented by Dr. Jason Box of the Byrd Polar Research Center at Ohio State University
102 Hanson Hall of Science

7:00 PM - 12th Annual Augustana French Film Festival - "Les contes de la nuit (Tales of the Night)"
Film is in French with English subtitles
Free admission
Olin Auditorium

Friday, February 1

9:00 AM - February 2, 3:00 PM - Honors Music Scholarship Weekend
Bergendoff Hall

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Faculty Meeting
Olin Auditorium

7:00 PM - Honors Scholarship Faculty Recital
Wallenberg Hall

7:30 PM - The Bock Eye (theatre)
Augustana College will present the world premiere of The Bock Eye, a bold and bawdy postmodern adaptation inspired by the Greek tragedy The Bacchae by Euripides. Written by American playwright Tommy Smith, The Bock Eye is a blend of old and new - a retelling of an ancient story, but with a strong contemporary attitude. The production will be directed by guest director Saffron Henke, who also directed the 2011 production of the Metamorphoses at Augustana. As is the case with the classic Greek play that inspired it, The Bock Eye deals with adult themes and contains language that is not appropriate for children.$11 for adults or $9 for students and seniors
Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall

8:00 PM - Jazz Ensemble Concert
Centennial Hall

Saturday, February 2

12:00 - 2:00 PM - Breast Cancer Symposium
Learn more about lifestyle risk factors of breast cancer and what you can do to help lower those risks at this senior inquiry breast cancer symposium. Hear from a survivor and a health care professional. There will be interactive games and prizes for all ages.
Hanson Science 102

4:00 - Four Choirs Concert
The Four Choir Concert features the Wennerberg Men's Chorus, Cantilena Augustana, Ascension Singers and the Jenny Lind Vocal Ensemble.
Centennial Hall

5:00 - 7:00 PM - 11th Annual International Food Festival
Get your tickets through the Ticket Office
College Center Dining Room

7:30 PM - The Bock Eye (theatre)
Augustana College will present the world premiere of The Bock Eye, a bold and bawdy postmodern adaptation inspired by the Greek tragedy The Bacchae by Euripides. Written by American playwright Tommy Smith, The Bock Eye is a blend of old and new - a retelling of an ancient story, but with a strong contemporary attitude. The production will be directed by guest director Saffron Henke, who also directed the 2011 production of the Metamorphoses at Augustana. As is the case with the classic Greek play that inspired it, The Bock Eye deals with adult themes and contains language that is not appropriate for children.$11 for adults or $9 for students and seniors
Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall


8:00 - 10:00 PM - MPB Special Event: Philly Blanco
A Rapper coming out of south jamaica queens with a new and refeshing sound
Free Admission
Centennial Hall

8:00 PM - Spektral Quartet
The Spektral Quartet includes violinists Austin Wulliman and Aurelien Pederzoli, violist Doyle Armbrust and cellist Russell Rolen. The chamber group is the ensemble-in-residence at The University of Chicago in the 2012/2013 season. Free Admission
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Sunday, February 3

1:30 PM - The Bock Eye (theatre)
Augustana College will present the world premiere of The Bock Eye, a bold and bawdy postmodern adaptation inspired by the Greek tragedy The Bacchae by Euripides. Written by American playwright Tommy Smith, The Bock Eye is a blend of old and new - a retelling of an ancient story, but with a strong contemporary attitude. The production will be directed by guest director Saffron Henke, who also directed the 2011 production of the Metamorphoses at Augustana. As is the case with the classic Greek play that inspired it, The Bock Eye deals with adult themes and contains language that is not appropriate for children.$11 for adults or $9 for students and seniors
Potter Theatre, Bergendoff Hall

4:00 PM - Student Recital - Timothy Jay Sapp, composition
Ensemble Room, Bergendoff Hall

Volume 10, Issue 20 - January 28, 2013

Important Dates

2012-2013 IMPORTANT DATES
Convocation Symposia Days
9:00 - 4:00


Tuesday, April 9, 2013      


Step 3 of Department Assessment
Due to Ellen Hay:  March 1, 2013

Deans' Meeting with Department & Program Chairs
5:00 - 6:00 PM
Wilson Center

Thursday, February 14, 2013
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013

Faculty Senate Meetings
4:00 - 5:00 PM
John Deere Lecture Hall

Friday, February 1, 2013 - Olin Auditorium
   (this will be a Faculty Meeting perhaps with Senate business)
Monday, March 18, 2013
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Friday, May 3, 2013

Full-Faculty Meetings
Olin Auditorium


Friday, February 1, 2013                 
4:00 - 5:00
Thursday, April 25, 2013                
4:30 - 5:30

Division Meetings



Fine & Performing Arts

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Bergendoff 12

Thurs. January 17, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Bergendoff 12

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Bergendoff 12

Language & Literature

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Olin 305

Thurs. January 17, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Olin 307

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Olin 110

Natural Science

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Hanson Science 402

Thurs. January 17, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Hanson Science 102

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Hanson Science 102

Business & Education

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 315

Thurs. January 17, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 315

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 315

History, Philosophy & Religion

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Sorensen 327

Thurs. January 17, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Sorensen 327

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Sorensen 255

Social Science

Thurs. October 4, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 21

Thurs. December 13, 2012

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 21

Thurs. April 4, 2013

4:30-5:30 PM

Evald 21

LSFY Meetings
Wilson Center
4:00 - 5:00 PM

Monday, January 21, 2013 
Monday, March 25, 2013 
Monday, May 6, 2013 - Evald Great Hall
      (Augie Reads Kickoff)

Educational Policies Committee
Tuesdays          
4:30 - 5:30        
Founders Hall Basement

General Education Committee
Wednesdays                                  
4:00 - 5:00                                    
Evald 305

Celebration of Faculty Scholarship
Monday, February 18, 2013
12:30 - 4:00 PM
Olin

Celebration of Learning
Saturday, May 4, 2013                    
9:30 - 2:00                                    
Hanson Science

Recognition of Student Honors Program (for underclassmen)
Saturday, May 4, 2013                    
11:30 - 12:00                                 
Hanson Science 102

Augie Reads Kickoff
Monday, May 6, 2013                     
4:00 - 5:00
Evald Great Hall

Senior Honors Convocation
Saturday, May 18, 2013                  
12:00 - 1:00                                   
Centennial Hall

Baccaulaureate Service
Sunday, May 19, 2013                   
10:00                                             
Centennial Hall

152nd  Annual Commencement Convocation Ceremony
Sunday, May 19, 2013                    
3:00 PM                                        
iWireless Center