Events

Friday

(September 20) 

Kick-Off Cabaret

6:00 pm, Luther & Florence Olson Welcome Centre, Founders' Hall
Complimentary refreshments and cash bar, plus a chance to meet Augustana's new dean, Demetres Tryphonopoulos. Alumni donor, class reunion and class cohort event—guests and others welcome. 

Alumni Night @ the Game  

7:00 pm, Augustana Gymnasium
Cheer on your Augustana Vikings Women's Volleyball team in this Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) exhibition match!

Residence Life Beer, Burgers & Brats

7:00 pm
Private, in-home event for former and current Residence Life staff and students.

 

Saturday

(September 21) 

Kids on Campus

11:00 am, Augustana Quad
Bring your family to enjoy in our outdoor kids festival! Inflatables, Jeppa’s Train, interactive science and art experiences and much more! (Ages 2 -12).

Discover Science Demos

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Science Wing, Classroom Building
By popular demand, our science demos from last year's "Discover Science Saturday" have returned! Move from area to area in the Science Wing of our Classroom Building to discover experiments and demonstrations around every corner.
All ages welcome

Health & Wellness Open House

11:00 am - 3:00 pm, Classroom Building
The physical therapy and nursing programs at Augustana campus invite you to participate in fun activities and learn more about your own health and wellness. Test your strength and balance, measure your oxygen levels, find out how you can improve your brain health and more! Plus an opportunity to drive a Double Robot (like Sheldon on The Big Bang Theory). 
All ages welcome

Famous Cafeteria Brunch

11:30 am, Cafeteria
If you did not attend Augustana and haven't had the weekend cafeteria brunch, you are in for a treat. It needs no explanation for those who have spent weekends on campus!
Adult: $10 | 12 & Under: $5 | 2 & Under: FREE 

Class of ‘74 and Class of '69 Legacy Project Discussion—Lunch Provided 

12:00 pm, Jean Hachborn Common Room, Founders’ Hall  

Beading with Brittany

1:00 pm, Wahkohtowin Lodge
Join alumna Brittany Johnson (Augustana '15, Native Studies '17) for this interactive class on traditional Métis beading. Indigenous Alumni eventguests and others welcome.

Chemistry Show

1:00 pm, C-167, Classroom Building
It's bright, it's amazing, it's super cool, and it's NOT MAGIC, it's CHEMISTRY! 
All ages welcome

Campus Tour

1:00 pm, Augustana Bookstore
Starting at the bookstore, join Augustana students from the Campus Visits program for this official campus tour. 

Class of ‘69 Reunion Featuring Music by The Sound of Seven and Chain Reaction 

2:00 pm, Theatre Building 

Chemistry Show

2:00 pm, C-167, Classroom Building
It's bright, it's amazing, it's super cool, and it's NOT MAGIC, it's CHEMISTRY! 
All ages welcome

Campus Tour

3:00 pm, Augustana Bookstore
Starting at the bookstore, join Augustana students from the Campus Visits program for this official campus tour.

Wine & Cheese Reception

4:00 pm, Founders' Hall
Gather in Founders' Hall to reconnect and reminisce. Complimentary refreshments and cash bar. Current reunions and cohort gatherings: Class of 1959, 1969, 1974.

Oktoberfest: Wittenberg comes to Augustana

6:00 pm, Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre
As a definitive answer to the long pondered question Where is Luther (the statue) going in such a hurry?, Augustana Chaplaincy is hosting the fourth annual Oktoberfest on Alumni Weekend. On offer will be a German meal with a sampling of local craft beers, mead (for those who are gluten sensitive), and other non-alcoholic beverages. To top off the evening, there will be an opportunity to polka.
General: $60 | Students: $25
A charitable tax receipt will be issued for the eligible amount.

Tables will be saved at this event for class reunions. 

For more information: Contact Pastor Craig Wentland craigw@ualberta.ca or 780.679.1535

Sunday

(September 22) 

Continental Breakfast & Coffee

9:30 am, Faith & Life Lounge
Start your day right with this complimentary breakfast hosted by CLC Corp!

Tables will be saved at this event for class reunions. 

Alumni Worship Service

10:30 am, Faith & Life Chapel
Each year on the Sunday of Alumni Weekend, Augustana Chaplaincy hosts an Alumni Worship Service on campus. This is a time to join together with faculty, staff, your Alma Mater and current students in a service led by campus Chaplain, Craig Wentland.

Augustana Vikings Women's Soccer Game

12:00 pm, Augustana Campus Field
Come out and cheer for your Augustana Vikings Women's Soccer Team as they play Ambrose University. Go Vikings!

Augustana Vikings Men's Soccer Game

2:00 pm, Augustana Campus Field
Come out and cheer for your Augustana Vikings Men's Soccer Team as they play Ambrose University. Go Vikings!