The Augsburg Convocation Series is an annual speaker series incorporating long-standing endowed and special programs of Augsburg College. Augsburg College encourages us all to consider the power of vision in a world of tension. The Convocation Series offers a time to hear some outstanding leaders and visionaries who join us in great conversations that contribute to making the world a safer place for future generations.
THE BERNHARD M. CHRISTENSEN SYMPOSIUM
Tuesday, October 1, 11 a.m.
Krista Tippett, host/producer of On Being, American Public Media
Einstein’s God: Revisiting Science and Religion in a New Century
THE CENTER FOR COUNSELING AND HEALTH PROMOTION CONVOCATION
Saturday, October 19, Noon
Sian Beilock, PhD, professor of psychology, University of Chicago
Choke—What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal About Getting it Right When You Have To
THE HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS CONVOCATION
Wednesday, November 13, 10 a.m.
The Rose Ensemble, award-winning musical ensemble based in St. Paul, Minn.
Portraits of Peru, 1785 Exotic Folksongs and Dances from Trujillo
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., CONVOCATION
Monday, January 20, 1 p.m.
THE BATALDEN SEMINAR IN APPLIED ETHICS
Tuesday, February 11, 11 a.m.
THE ANNE PEDERSON WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER KORYNE HORBAL LECTURE
SVERDRUP VISITING SCIENTIST LECTURE
Monday, April 7, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, April 8, 11 a.m.
All events are free and open to the public and take place in Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center. For information or special requests, call 612-330-1104. Speakers, dates, and times are subject to change.