Monday, September 28

4:00 - 5:30 PM - LSFY 102 Meeting
Chicago Room, College Center

Tuesday, September 29

11:00 AM - Farmer's Market
College Center Lobby

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Reflections - President Steve Bahls
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Floor, Founders Hall

11:30 - 12:30 - LunchBytes
2nd Floor North, Library

7:00 PM - EMERGE Service Experience with James Hersch
James works with his audience to present musical events that result in meaningful interaction throughout their communities.
Wilson Center

7:30 PM - Dr. Naomi Norman, Archaeologist
Lecture discussing the cities, villages and farms established in North Africa during the Roman period
Science Building 102
Free and open to the public

Wednesday, September 30

9:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Carlsson Evald Great Hall

11:00 - 12:00 - Walk-in Hour with Jeff
116 Founders Hall

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study: Listening to New Voices About Faith
Chicago Room, College Center
Bring your lunch if you wish. Bring your Bible, or there are extras to use.

9:30 PM - Evening Prayer & Holy Communion
Ascension Chapel, 2nd floor, Founders Hall

Thursday, October 1

5:30 PM - College Night at the Figge Art Museum
Open to all students, faculty and staff. Free music, tours and more.

7:00 PM - The River Readings at Augustana - James Galvin
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Friday, October 2

All Day - Family Weekend
Families of students are invited to experience the Augustana campus and enjoy sports and activities

4:00 PM - Friday Conversations: "Open Conversations" with Jeff Abernathy
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center
Babysitting services will be provided. Contact Mary Koski before 1:00 PM

8:00 PM - Live on Campus "Joe Skager"
Thomas Tredway Libarary, Brew by the Slough

Saturday, October 3

All Day - Family Weekend
Families of students are invited to experience the Augustana campus and enjoy sports and activities

Sunday, October 4

10:30 AM - Sunday Morning Worship
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Floor, Founders Hall

5:00 PM - Sunday Catholic Mass
Ascension Chapel, 2nd Floor, Founders Hall


Volume 7, Issue 6 - September 28, 2009

Center for Vocational Reflection (CVR)

Advancing Augustana         Advancing Augustana

The CVR is sponsoring a series of conversations led by Pres. Bahls for faculty to have opportunity for input about the overall situation of the college and how we should proceed, especially in light of the economic situation. The remaining conversations, all in the Evald Great Hall, are scheduled for:


Thursday, October 8      How could we build flexibility into the system to adjust
11:30 AM                            to variation in enrollment/endowment?
Evald Great Hall

Thursday, October 22    What have we learned from the last five years?
11:30 AM
Evald Great Hall


coffee and conversationCoffee and Conversation

Join your colleagues again on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Evald Great Hall for weekly Coffee and Conversations. Talk to your colleagues. 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 Wednesday!