Monday, April 4
School Librarian Day - Take a minute today to appreciate all the hard work that our librarians do and the patience the librarians display daily
Tuesday, April 5
11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Julia Nusbaum, '11
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor
Wednesday, April 6
8:30 AM - "Vocation for Life" presented by Bob Haak
Part of the Up 'N Adam, Eve event, tickets: $4; includes a light brunch. Call (309) 762-3624 for tickets
Trinity Lutheran Church, 1330 13th Street, Moline, IL
9:00 - 10:00 AM - President Bahls gives the State of the College Address
9:30 - 10:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
CEC Conference Room, Sorensen Hall, 1st floor
12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study for Faculty and Staff
led by Pastor Priggie, for faculty, staff and administrators
Bring your lunch, and a Bible
Chicago Room, College Center
4:00 PM - Lecture - "How Fieldwork Uncovered the Real Sacajawea and Led Me to Live with a Shoshone Doctor: What I Did with My Augustana Degree)
Dr. Tom Johnson and Dr. Helen Johnson share their experiences living and working with Eastern Shoshone Indians
Free and open to the public
4:30 - 5:30 PM - After Hours
Tredway Library, Room 518
4:30 PM - Tea Hour Series "Performing Reggaetón in the capital of Capital"
Araceli Masterson will examine the consumption and production of Reggaetón, a form of Latin urban music
Tredway Library, 2nd floor south
8:00 PM - Guest Artist Nonsemble 6
Performing Arnold Schoenberg's "Pierrot Lunaire" and Olivier Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time"
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building
Thursday, April 7
10:30 - 11:30 AM - Convocation - Erin McKean presents "Is Everything You Know About the Dictionary Wrong?"
10:30 - 11:30 AM - Google Documents Workshop
Learn the basics of Google Documents. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Spring Term Division Meetings
see Announcements for locations
7:00 PM - Lecture: "Framing Art in the Liberal Arts" by Cathy Goebel
In conjunction with the Augustana exhibit "Celebrating Ideas: Bridging Communities with Augustana's Liberal Arts Through the AGES."
Admission and the lecture are free to Figge members and Augustana faculty, students and staff; the lecture is free with admission to non-members.
Figge Art Museum, 225 W. Second Street, Davenport, IA
Friday, April 8
Drop to avoid a "W" deadline
Saturday, April 9
8:00 AM - Longfellow Build a Playground Day Postponed until 4-30-11
Volunteers are needed to assist with the building of the Longfellow playground
Refreshments will be provided. All skills levels welcome.
Longfellow School, 4198 7th Avenue, Rock Island, IL
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Annual Planting of Augie Acres
Join Farm2Fork in the annual planting. Bring the family and enjoy a BBQ, beverages, and cookies.
6th Avenue and 32nd Street
7:00 PM - Clogustana Clogging Showcase
Sunday, April 10
2:00 PM - Augustana Chamber Singers Spring Matinee
The ensemble, lead by Michael Zemek, will explore folk, jazz and renaissance styles
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building
2:00 - 4:00 PM - Scandinavian Easter (Påsk) Workshop
The American Scandinavian Assoc. & the Augustana Scandinavian Club are hosting a community faculty craft workshop for all ages. Activities will include coloring Easter cards, dressing as Easter witched, eating semlor (Lented buns), and learning some Swedish words.
Free admission. Contact HHLeaf@aol.com
Fellowship Hall, First Lutheran Church, 1600 20th Street, Rock Island, IL
Volume 8, Issue 25 - April 4, 2011
Community Engagement Center (CEC)
COFFEE AND CONVERSATION
Join your colleagues again on Wednesday at 9:30 AM in the new CEC space on the first floor of Sorensen 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!
GEIFMAN AWARD FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES
Award made possible by the generosity of Mr. & Mrs. Morris Geifman
Theme: A Response to the Holocaust
$300 Award. Submissions may include research papers, essays, plays, poetry, visual art or other creative expression. Written entries should be submitted by email to Bob Haak in Microsoft Word format. Please deliver other works, including visual works, to the Community Engagement Center between 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.