News and Events

Luther Entomologists Win Awards

Entomologists currently and formerly in biology at Luther College win awards for excellence in research and teaching at the North Central Branch meetings of the Entomological Society of America.

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HHMI Planning Team 2012

Luther College receives $1.5 million grant for science education

May 24, 2012          

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute announced today it has selected Luther College as one of 47 small colleges and universities in the United States to receive grants totaling more than $50 million that will enable the schools to work together to create more engaging science classes, bring real-world research experiences to students and increase the diversity of students who study science.

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Michael Osterholm

The Future of Coldwater Stream Restoration in the Driftless Area

Feb. 15, 2012 

Michael Osterholm, internationally known epidemiologist and science advisor to state and national government agencies, will speak at Luther College on Thursday, Feb. 23 about his avocation: restoration and protection of the cold water trout streams of the Driftless Plains Region of northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

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Luther's Natural Areas Walking Trail

Walking trail completed, open to public

Sept. 8, 2010

The Luther College Natural Areas Walking Trail, a five-mile hiking trail that traverses many of the restored native landscapes on Luther's 800-acre campus, has been completed and is open to the public.

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