Calendar of Events
Events for AlumniSee events for all groups (clear "Alumni")
All day Jason Knutson: Art 493 Solo Honors Show (through Apr. 11) All day Norma Wangsness (painting) begins (through May 18) 6:30 pm Panel Discussion on Immigration 7:00 pm Religion Forum: "Sons of Jacob Synagogue" 7:00 pm Environmental Studies Speaker: Dr. Gabriele Villarini All day John Snyder (mixed-media works) begins (through May 19) 10:30 am Chapel 7:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Voice Faculty Recital 7:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Luther College Voice Faculty 8:00 pm SAC Spotlight on Student Groups: Strangz, Eklipse, and 2Tall4U All day Pat Benincasa (mixed-media painting installation) begins (through May 3) All day UMOJA Conference 9:00 am Church Music Masterclass: Florence Jowers Children's Choir Workshop 2:00 pm Junior Recital: Lauren Benish, violin; Kristen Flak, violin 4:00 pm Junior Recital: Ryan Fugleberg, voice; Katherine Ollman, voice 7:00 pm Junior Recital: David Baxter, voice 7:00 pm UMOJA and BTQ Talent show 7:30 pm Dance and Theatre Senior Projects 7:30 pm Senior Project Performance 8:30 pm Senior Recital: Molly Clementz, voice 10:00 am Peace Brunch 10:00 am Worship Service 11:30 am Rochester Celebration 2:00 pm Junior Recital: Melissa Hernes, violin; Esme Wong, piano 4:00 pm Concert Band Tour Homecoming Concert 4:00 pm Concert Band Concert 7:00 pm Junior Recital: Steven Halloin, voice; Katherine Stemel, voice 10:00 am Peace Brunch 10:00 am Worship Service 12:00 pm Junior Recital: Sam Jones, voice; Marissa Satern, voice 2:00 pm Brass Ensembles Concert 2:30 pm Family Dance 4:00 pm Junior Recital: Rachel Dunca, voice; Calla Olson, clarinet 7:00 pm Junior-Senior Recital: Willian Leafblad, oboe; Jason Knutson, voice 10:30 am Chapel 4:30 pm CANCELLED—Philosophy Colloquium: Dr. Robin James 5:30 pm La Crosse Celebration 7:00 pm CANCELLED—Spotlight on Sex and Gender: A Campus Conversation Series 7:30 pm Jazz Orchestra Tour Concert: DeWitt, IA 7:30 pm Wind & Percussion Ensemble and Varsity Band Concert 7:30 pm Wind & Percussion and Varsity Band Concert 10:30 am Chapel 10:30 am Chapel 7:00 pm Student Recital: Chamber Groups 8:30 pm Student Composition Recital 8:30 pm Student Composition Recital 9:00 pm Guest Artist Performance in Dance and Theatre: Nick Bryson All day Junior Recital: Katie Scherr, piano; Kimberly Osberg, composition 2:00 pm Junior-Senior Recital: Aaron Lohffn, horn 2:00 pm Gallery Reception: "Penultima" by Senior Artists 4:00 pm Senior Recital: Karla Dietmeyer, violin 4:30 pm SAC Special Events: Spring Carnival 5:00 pm Madison Celebration 7:00 pm Senior Recital: Kayla Niehaus, horn 10:00 am Peace Brunch 10:00 am Worship Service 4:00 pm Phi Beta Kappa Initiation and Lecture: Randa J. Duvick 10:30 am Chapel 10:30 am Chapel All day Faculty Recognition Event 10:30 am Chapel 7:00 pm Gallery Reception: "Ultra MEGA MEGA" by Luther Artists 7:00 pm Closing Vespers 11:00 am Wine Tasting at Bella Vineyards 8:00 am Discover Spain and Portugal on the Portuguese Camino, July 10 - 24, 2013 9:30 am Lutheran Summer Music Recital: Collegium Musicum 1:00 pm Lutheran Summer Music Concert: Jazz Ensemble 2:30 pm Lutheran Summer Music Student Organ Recital 4:30 pm Lutheran Summer Music Concert Conversation 7:00 pm Lutheran Summer Music Orchestra Concert 8:00 am Discover Spain and Portugal on the Portuguese Camino, July 10 - 24, 2013 8:30 am Lutheran Summer Music: Porch Brass 8:30 am Lutherlag 2013 9:00 am Lutheran Summer Music Closing Worship 11:30 am Weston Noble Alumni Choir 2:00 pm Luther College comes to Lake Country — Picnic at the Heartland Park in Park Rapids, Minnesota 8:30 am Lutherlag 2013 10:00 am Sunday Worship All day Gallery Exhibit: "The Education Project" by Sandra Steinbrecher begins (through Oct. 18) All day Fall Semester Classes begin 10:30 am Chapel: Mike Blair All day Gallery Exhibit: Phyllis Yes (painting) begins (through Sep. 13) 9:40 am Convocation: Thrity Umrigar
"The Space Between Us"
All day Gallery Exhibit: "Parking" by Aaron Lurth begins (through Oct. 18) 10:30 am Chapel: Guy Nave 9:15 pm SAC Spotlight Performance:
Tani Diakite and the Afrofunkstars
10:30 am Chapel: Wanda Deifelt 10:30 am Chapel: David Vásquez 10:00 am Peace Brunch 10:00 am Sunday Worship 4:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Rebecca Boehm Shaffer, Horn 8:00 am Family Weekend 2013 11:00 am Family Weekend Picnic 12:30 pm Pre-game Gathering followed by Luther College Football vs Wheaton College 12:30 pm Concert Band and Jazz Orchestra Concert 2:30 pm Family Weekend: Treats and Treasure Hunt in the Library 4:00 pm Catholic Mass 7:00 pm Family Weekend Concert with Norsemen, Aurora, Cantorei, Cathedral, Collegiate, Varsity Band, Wind & Percussion 8:45 pm Jazz Orchestra & Jazz Band Concert 8:45 pm Soda Shoppe 7:30 am Banned Books Week 10:30 am Chapel: Brad Chamberlain 10:30 am Chapel: Storm Bailey 8:00 am Homecoming 9:00 am David W. Preus '43 Alumni Golf Event 9:00 am Homecoming Registration 10:30 am Homecoming Chapel 11:30 am Alumni Council and Class Agent Reception 12:00 pm Alumni Council and Class Agent Luncheon 2:00 pm Class of 1963 Reception 2:15 pm Class Agent Session 2:30 pm Alumni Council Meeting 4:00 pm Book Signing by Douglas Knick 5:00 pm Aquatic Center Service of Dedication 6:00 pm Alumni Reception 6:30 pm Alumni Dinner 7:00 pm Class of 1968 Reception 7:00 pm Black Alumni Reunion Welcome Reception 8:00 pm Distinguished Services Award Night: Jazz Orchestra Concert 8:00 pm Jazz Orchestra Concert, Class of 1963 Reunion Gift Presentation, Celebration of Distinguished Service 8:00 pm Annual Norse Football Team Reunion Kick-Off 9:15 pm Jazz at Marty's 9:15 pm Jazz Night in Marty's 9:30 pm Theater Performance: Proof by David Auburn 8:00 am Homecoming 8:00 am Homecoming Registration 9:00 am David W. Preus '43 Alumni Golf Event 10:00 am Hoslett Memorial Lecture 10:00 am Homecoming Parade 10:00 am Outdoor Challenge Course Open to Guests 10:00 am Alumni Softball Game 10:00 am 2013 Homecoming Parade 10:00 am Luther Men's Rugby Club vs. Luther Old Boys 10:00 am Rock Climbing Wall Open to Guests 11:00 am All-College Huddle and Picnic 11:00 am Class Reunion Receptions/Luncheons 11:00 am Book Signing by Callista (Bisek) Gingrich '88 11:00 am Annual Norse Football Team Reunion Tailgate Picnic 11:30 am Alumni Swim Meet 12:30 pm Book Signing by Carson Ode '63 1:30 pm Theater Performance: Proof by David Auburn 2:00 pm Book Signing by Steven Nelson 3:30 pm Faculty Reception 4:00 pm Athletic Hall of Fame Reception 4:00 pm Homecoming in Preus Library 4:00 pm Class of 1953 Reception/Open House 4:00 pm Art Department Reception 5:00 pm Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 5:30 pm Class Reunion Receptions/Dinners 6:00 pm Class Reunion Receptions/Dinners 6:30 pm Class Reunion Receptions 6:30 pm Black Alumni Reunion Reception & Dinner 7:30 pm Theater Performance: Proof by David Auburn 9:00 pm Flamingo Ball All day Sunday Service Norsemen/Aurora/Canorei/Cathedral/Collegiate 8:00 am Homecoming 9:30 am Black Alumni Reunion Brunch 10:00 am Peace Brunch 10:00 am Festival Eucharist 1:30 pm Homecoming Concert: Symphony Orchestra/Concert Band/ Nordic Choir 1:30 pm Homecoming Concert 10:30 am Chapel: Sarah Adam 9:00 am University of Iowa: Physical Therapy As Your Future 10:30 am Chapel: Holly Moore 7:00 pm Sr. Recital: Sophia Huang, Voice 7:30 pm Dr. Jim Wand 8:30 am FMEA Symposium 4:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Beth Ray & Edwin Andereck, Voice 7:00 pm Balalaika Concert 7:00 pm Sr. Recital: Sara Pecinovsky, Clarinet 10:30 am Chapel: Amy Zalk Larson All day FALL BREAK All day FALL BREAK All day FALL BREAK All day FALL BREAK All day FALL BREAK 10:30 am Chapel: Hans Becklin 7:00 pm Guest Lecture: Mark Edmundson 7:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Karen Kanakis/Jacob Lassetter & Guests 7:30 pm Jared Mahone All day Gallery Exhibit: Susan Coleman (pastels) begins (through Dec. 13) All day Gallery Exhibit: Kirsten Malcolm Berry (calligraphic paintings of the New Testament) begins (through Dec. 8) All day Gallery Exhibit: Wendell Arneson (painting) begins (through Dec. 13) 10:30 am Chapel: Ann Highum 10:30 am Chapel: Mike Blair 10:30 am Chapel: Brad Miller 10:30 am Chapel: Nancy Barry All day Gallery Exhibit: "Title Pending" Junior Seminar Students begins (through Dec. 13) 10:30 am Chapel: Ann Sponberg-Peterson 11:30 am Luther College Lunch Connection 7:30 pm Theatre Production: Cabaret 7:30 pm Nepal Cultural Evening 10:00 am Sunday Worship 10:00 am Peace Brunch 4:00 pm Jazz Band Concert 4:00 pm Symphony Orchestra Twin Cities Concert: Mahtomedi, Minn. 10:30 am Chapel: David Vásquez 7:00 pm Fall Opera Performance 7:00 pm Twin Cities "Get Down, Give Back Scholarship Benefit" 7:30 pm Theatre Production: Cabaret 10:00 am Sunday Worship 10:00 am Peace Brunch 12:00 pm Sr. Recital: Charles Hoeft, Piano 2:00 pm Sr. Recital: Dylan Carlson/Lillianna Petsch-Horvath, Voice 4:00 pm Sr. Recital: Paul Christenson, Piano 9:40 am General Recital 10:30 am Chapel: Craig Rabe 10:30 am Chapel: Kristin Swanson All day Gallery Exhibit: Kirsten Malcolm Berry (calligraphic paintings of the New Testament) ends 10:00 am Sunday Worship 11:00 am Art Sale: Luther Artists' Collective 2:30 pm Christmas at Luther 2:30 pm Christmas at Luther Performance 10:30 am Chapel: Derek Sweet All day Gallery Exhibit: "Title Pending" Junior Seminar Students ends All day Gallery Exhibit: Susan Coleman (pastels) ends All day Gallery Exhibit: Wendell Arneson (painting) ends 10:30 am Kwanzaa Chapel All day Kwanzaa Dinner All day Art Exhibit: "Inked: Body, Sense and Amorphy" by Tessa Kraus, Kristin Anderson & Kassondra Johnson begins (through Jan. 20, 2014) 11:30 am Des Moines Area Luncheon and Speaker Event 10:30 am Chapel: Mike Blair 10:30 am Chapel: Meditation and Labyrinth 10:30 am Chapel: LuAnn Meeker Gast All day MLK Reading "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" All day Art Exhibit: "Inked: Body, Sense and Amorphy" by Tessa Kraus, Kristin Anderson & Kassondra Johnson ends All day Gallery Exhibit: "Sports, Race and Media" By: Ian Carstens begins (through Feb. 20) 10:30 am Chapel: Martin Luther King Jr. Day 7:00 pm MLK Day Lecture 10:30 am Chapel: Nordic Choir Hymn Sing 10:30 am Chapel: Doug Knick 10:30 am Chapel: Linda Martin All day Ethnic Arts Festival 9:00 am Oneota Film Festival 2:00 pm Jr. Recital: Brianna Clancy/Jennifer LeDoux, Voice 4:00 pm Sr. Recital: Sarah Guhl, Violin 7:00 pm Get Down Give Back: Urban Fish Fry 7:30 pm SAC Concert: Pentatonix 10:30 am Chapel: Emma Spoon 1:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Spencer Martin, Viola 1:30 pm Theatre Performance: La Dispute, inspired by Marivaux 3:00 pm Norse NCAA Wrestling Reception 4:00 pm Faculty Artist Series: Hanna Leffler, Flute 7:00 pm Jr. Recital: Kelly Harris/Victoria Peters, Voice 7:30 pm Theatre Performance: La Dispute, inspired by Marivaux 8:30 pm Jr. Recital: Hannah Scholbrock & Allison Vollinger, Voice 11:30 am Luther College Lunch Connection 10:30 am Senior Chapel: Laura Christensen