Inklings

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Christmas with Mohammed

Klammer asks us to remember the reason for the season and to cherish "that lovely human hope that religious conviction will not and cannot divide us, no matter how much hatred and violence is generated by those from any faith group who claim ownership of 'the will of God.'"

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Amy Weldon, Luther College associate professor of English

Put the da(r)n thing down

Stand up, take a walk. Turn off the noise. In this seemingly stressful time, Professor Weldon encourages us to put our devices down and get out of the feedback loop. Even if only for a little while.

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Distinctive, compassionate students

You know you work in a great place when a colleague (here Professor Martin Klammer) can bring you to tears in just a few paragraphs, expressing what you already know... Luther students are exceptional. Thanks Martin.

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Amy Weldon

Building a bigger you

When professor Amy Weldon's class asks, "What can I do?" She says, build "a self with a bigger, wider, more resilient, flexible, and generous capacity for reflection, thought and action." Read on for more on why it's important to do just that.

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Luther College: by the book, and beyond

Professor Weldon cheers on and challenges our recent graduates to a life of expansive adventure and continuous learning, referencing our mention in Frank Bruni's new book "Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be."

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