Monday, October 3

7:00 PM - "Eternal People, Eternal City: The History of Jewish-Christian Relations in Rome
presented by Award-winning playwright Roy Doliner, co-author with Benjamin Blech of The Sistine Secrets: Michelangelo's Forbidden Messages in the Heart of the Vatican
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Tuesday, October 4

9:00 - 10:00 AM - Windows 7/Office 2010 Workshop
Olin 110

11:30 AM - 12:20 PM - Full Faculty Meeting on Faculty Handbook
Olin Auditorium

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Killian Atwiine, '12
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

4:30 - 5:30 PM - Ekklesia Study Group
Old Main 121

7:00 PM - Ellwood F. Curtis Lecture in Public Affairs. Doug Cropper, CEO of Genesis Health System will discuss the current and future state of health care
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Wednesday, October 5

9:30 - 10:30 AM - Coffee and Conversation
CEC Conference Room, Sorensen Hall, 1st floor

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Bible Study Group "What if Jesus Meant the Stuff He Said?
led by Pastor Priggie, for faculty, staff, and administrators
Bring your lunch and a Bible
Chicago Room, College Center

1:00 - 2:00 PM - Beginning Access Workshop
Olin 110

4:00 PM - WGST Tea-Hour Series: Nirmala Salgado presents "Liberal Feminist Narratives and the Lives of Buddhist Nuns"
Old Main 125

Thursday, October 6

10:30 - 11:20 AM - Convocation - Shane Claiborne "What if Jesus Meant the Stuff He Said?"
Centennial Hall

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Division Meetings
See Announcements for locations

6:30 PM - "Let's Talk College", an informal discussion about the college search process for high school students and parents and program leaders in education and community
Martin Luthern King, Jr. Community Center, 630 9th Street, Rock Island, IL

Friday, October 7

9:00 - 10:30 AM - BLDD Architects available to share two design concepts for the Center for Student Life project.  Stop by, take a look, and ask your questions
Phi Beta Kappa Room, Tredway Library

4:00 - 5:00 PM - Friday Conversations - Tracy Davis "Understanding College Men to Effectively Promote Learning"
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center


8:00 PM - Augustana Gospel Choir Concert
Free admission
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Saturday, October 8

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - "The Importance of Being Curious: A Symposium Honoring Mike Nolan"
Admission is free. Please RSVP at
Olin Auditorium

4:00 PM - Augustana Four Choirs Concert
This concert features Cantilana Women's Chorus, Wennerberg Men's Chorus, Jenny Lind Women's Chorus, and the Ascension Singers.
Free admission
Centennial Hall

8:00 PM - Quad City Ballet Folklorico
A traditional Mexican dance group performing traditional songs from states such as Yucatan, Baja California, Veracruz, Norte, Campeche, Guerrero, Sinoloa, and Jalisco
Admission free for students, staff and faculty with ID; General public tickets $8
Centennial Hall

Sunday, October 9

Volume 9, Issue 7 - October 3, 2011


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