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Welcome Week Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014




8-10 a.m.


Center for Student Life Dining Room

9:30 a.m.

Chapel Singers Rehearsal. Anyone who loves to sing is encouraged to come to this rehearsal of the Chapel Singers, who will sing together just once, at the 10:30 a.m. service.

Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall

10:30 a.m.

Ecumenical Worship Service. This service begins the school year and is led by the College Chaplains. It is open to everyone and included are special music, Holy Communion and a sermon by one of the chaplains.

Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Center for Student Life Dining Room

1-1:45 p.m. 

Augie Reads panel (required). A panel of Augustana faculty will open the conversation about "Roundhouse" by Louise Erdrich.

Centennial Hall

2-3:15 p.m. 

Augie Reads discussion groups (required). Students will move to classrooms to discuss "Roundhouse" with their professors and classmates in the fall term class LSFY 101: Rhetoric and the Liberal Arts.

Assigned meeting room

3:30-4:45 p.m.. 

Making the Most of your College Experience (required). This session will offer advice and success strategies. New students will receive the traditional Augustana pin as a symbol of joining the Augustana community.

Centennial Hall

5 p.m.

Catholic Mass.

Center for Student Life Dining Room

5:30-7 p.m.


Center for Student Life Dining Room

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Theatre Pizza Mixer. Students interested in being involved in theatre productions onstage or behind the scenes are invited to this informational meeting and pizza party.

Bergendoff Hall, Potter Theatre