Convocation Series

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 Christensen Symposium // Fine Arts and Humanities Convocation

Richard Rodriguez – “Living Religion”Richard Rodriguez at desk

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center

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The Center for Wellness and Counseling Convocation

Antony Stately

Thursday, November 5, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center


The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Convocation

Chuck D — “Race, Rap, and Reality”

January 18, 2016
1:00 p.m.
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center

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The Batalden Seminar in Applied Ethics

Donald Warne — “Traditional Lakota Approaches to Health Disparities: Connecting People and the Environment

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
11 a.m., Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center


The Koryne Horbal Lecture

Nekima Levy-Pounds

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
10 a.m., Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center


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.