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Family Weekend 2013 Sept. 13-15

Alumni & Parent Relations

Friday, September 13, 2013 at 4:00 PM - Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM (CDT)

Rock Island, IL

Family Weekend 2013 Sept. 13-15

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Fri. - Picnic Dinner - Adults & Augie Students
6 - 7 p.m. Lower Quad by Slough Rain Location: College Center Loft (student meal card can not be used)
156 Tickets Ended $8.00 $0.00
Fri. - Picnic Dinner - Child (3-12)
6 - 7 p.m. Lower Quad by Slough Rain Location: College Center Loft
146 Tickets Ended $5.00 $0.00
Fri. - Legacy Reception (LEGACY FAMILIES ONLY)
7 - 8 p.m. Dahl President's Home Many students at Augustana have been part of the Augustana family from the day they were born. President Steve Bahls and Jane Easter Bahls invite current students with alumni parents and/or grandparents to a reception at the Dahl President's Home. For legacy families only: invitations will be mailed. Contact Dawn Camlin at (309) 794-7589 with questions.
78 Tickets Ended Free $0.00
Art Museum Tour - 9:30 - 10:30
9:30 a.m. Augustana College Art Museum, Centennial Hall Don't miss this special tour of the exhibit, Rosebud Sioux - A Lakota People in Transition. It is a collection of vintage photography of Rosebud Sioux taken by Swedish-American John Anderson (1896 - 1948), modern Sioux descendants' photographs and Lakota objects, organized by Eva Anderson and Claes H. Jacobson. Limited to 50 people.
Sold Out Ended Free $0.00
Coffee and Conversation with Katie
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Emmy Carlsson Evald Hall, room 120 Led by Katie Hanson, assistant professor of education and English Have coffee and chat with Katie Hanson, chair of the Augie Reads Committee. The committee selected Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro as the novel for all first-year students to read during the summer. Learn about the dystopian novel and how it connects to the liberal arts and the first-year experience at Augustana College.
47 Tickets Ended Free $0.00
Community Engagement Center
10:30 a.m. - noon Sorensen Hall, 1st floor Stop by the Community Engagement Center (CEC) and learn about the various opportunities available to your student, including internships, job opportunities, international study, service learning, vocational reflection and more.
109 Tickets Ended Free $0.00
Discovering New Dinosaurs
10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Hanson Hall of Science, room 102 Paleontologist Dr. William Hammer will talk about his Antarctic expeditions in search of new dinosaurs.
Sold Out Ended Free $0.00
Current HS Student Presentation
10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Olin Auditorium Join the admissions staff for information to help you in your college search process. They’ll discuss how to get the most out of your visits; what to expect from coaches, music programs and scholarships; and answer your questions. All participants receive a free T-shirt!
36 Tickets Ended Free $0.00
Center for Student Life Dedication & Ribbon Cutting
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch 12:45 - 1:15 - Dedication & ribbon cutting Augustana's new Center for Student Life will be officially dedicated! Join us for the ribbon-cutting ceremony and remarks from President Steve Bahls.
242 Tickets Ended Free $0.00
Family Picture - 8" X 10"
Slough path near library entrance Take advantage of the beautiful fall foliage near the Slough and have a family photo taken. Your time will be assigned.
170 Tickets Ended $10.00 $0.00
Sat. BBQ Dinner - Adults & Augie Students
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. Lower Quad Rain location: Carver Center Join other families for this annual BBQ dinner under a tent in the Quad before the big game. (student meal cards can not be used)
101 Tickets Ended $10.00 $0.00
Sat. BBQ Dinner - Child (3-12)
4:45 - 5:45 p.m. Lower Quad Rain location: Carver Center Join other families for this annual BBQ dinner under a tent in the Quad before the big game. (student meal cards can not be used)
131 Tickets Ended $8.00 $0.00
Viking Football - Adult
6 p.m. Ericson Field within the Austin E. Knowlton Athletic Complex Cheer on the Vikings in the new Austin E. Knowlton Athletic Complex. Enjoy the Ken Anderson Academic All-America Club, the Players’ Plaza, and the Viking Patio and Overlook. TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE GATE (Augie Students free with ID)
21 Tickets Ended $7.00 $0.00
Viking Football - Child (3-12), Seniors (60+) or Students
6 p.m. Ericson Field within the Austin E. Knowlton Athletic Complex Cheer on the Vikings in the new Austin E. Knowlton Athletic Complex. Enjoy the Ken Anderson Academic All-America Club, the Players’ Plaza, and the Viking Patio and Overlook. TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE GATE (Augie Students free with ID)
66 Tickets Ended $4.00 $0.00
Mike Super - Magician
8 p.m. Centennial Hall Be impressed by the many talents of magician and illusionist Mike Super. In 2012, he was honored by the International Magicians Society with the prestigious Performing Arts Entertainer of the Year award. This honor is bestowed only to those who have achieved the highest level in their craft both nationally and internationally.
109 Tickets Ended $10.00 $0.00
Sunday Lunch Cruise - Adults & Augie Students
Noon - 2 p.m. 2501 River Drive, Moline Have lunch with your family while cruising the Mississippi on the Celebration Belle, an 800-passengener paddlewheel boat. It’s a great way to begin your afternoon and wrap up your weekend. Boarding begins at noon. The cruise departs at 12:30 p.m., returning at 2 p.m.
231 Tickets Ended $33.00 $0.00
Sunday Lunch Cruise - Child (3-12)
Noon - 2 p.m. 2501 River Drive, Moline Have lunch with your family while cruising the Mississippi on the Celebration Belle, an 800-passengener paddlewheel boat. It’s a great way to begin your afternoon and wrap up your weekend. Boarding begins at noon. The cruise departs at 12:30 p.m., returning at 2 p.m.
99 Tickets Ended $23.00 $0.00

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The Augustana community is pleased to invite you and your family to Family Weekend 2013. The event-filled weekend will offer you a full Augustana experience: from an old-fashioned ice cream social to a traditional pre-game picnic; from cheering on the Vikings to touring the art collection; from worshipping outdoors to discovering new dinosaurs. There will be something for everyone, so pack up the car and make a weekend of it!

 

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Augustana College
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Friday, September 13, 2013 at 4:00 PM - Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM (CDT)


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