Monday, April 26, 2010

4:00 PM - Sabbatical Reports:  David Ellis presents "Constitution as Resolution? Interpreting Prussia's Constitutional Debate among Conservatives in the 1848 Revolution" and Nirmala Salgado presents "Global Empowerment, Local Practices: Gendered Experiences of Contemporary Buddhist Nuns" 
Evald 120

4:00 - 5:30 PM - LSFY 103 Meeting
Wilson Center

7:00 PM - "Don't Call Me Sir: A Transgender Story" - Dr. Stephanie Dykes
Science 304

7:00 PM - The River Readings at Augustana (postponed from the original date of 1-21-10)
Robyn Schiff & Nick Twemlow read from their poetry
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

10:45 AM - Student Recitals (various students)
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

11:30 -11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflections - A Special Inter-Faith Worship Service will be in place of a speaker today
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd Floor

3:30 - 4:30 PM - Venerable Bhikkhuni Kusuma presents: "Meditation and Managing Stress"
Andreen Basement

5:30 PM - Screening of the documentary, "A Mirror to the Heart"
sponsored by the Africana Studies Program for Minority Health Month

Olin Auditorium

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

8:00 AM - Augustana Guitar Ensemble
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

9:30 - 10:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
Evald Hall

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study:  The Path of Descent
Chicago Room, College Center
Bring your lunch if you wish. Bring your Bible, or there are extras to use.

3:45 PM - Teaching Circle
Wilson Center

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Venerable Bhikkhuni Kusuma presents: "Ordaining Buddhist Women in Asia: Contemporary Perspectives"
Old Main 128

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

Thursday, April 29, 2010

10:30 AM - Division Meetings
various locations - see announcements

11:30 AM - Faculty Meeting
Olin Auditorium

4:30 PM - "Don't Act Now! Selling Sexual Abstinence in the Religious Marketplace" presented by Sara Moslener
Olin 304

7:00 PM - Community Lecture Series:  Arthur Pitz presents: "The American Eugenics Movement: Precursor to the Holocaust"
Science 102

7:00 - 8:00 PM - Venerable Bhikkhuni Kusuma presents: Interfaith Understanding Group - talk and meditation
Ascension Chapel, 2nd floor, Founders Hall

Friday, April 30, 2010

4:00 PM - Friday Conversations:   "Gender Matters:  How can I (or why should I) think about gender?
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

Saturday, May 1, 2010

2:00 PM - Student Recital, River Stanford, voice
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

8:00 PM - Augustana Symphony Orchestra Concert
Centennial Hall

Sunday, May 2, 2010

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

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

6:00 PM - Webster Competition
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Volume 8, Issue 26 - April 26, 2010

Center for Vocational Reflection (CVR)

Geifman Lecture

Ellen Kennedy

Standing Up to the Nazis:

Jews' Armed and Spiritual Resistance in the Vilna Ghetto

Tuesday May 4, 2010
7:00 p.m.
Olin Auditorium

Sponsored by the Geifman Endowment in Judaica

coffee and conversationJoin 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 12oz 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!