Pictured are Nelson Schreen playing Septimus Hodge and Anna Murray playing Thomasina Coverly.

Luther College Visual and Performing Arts to present 'Arcadia'

Thought by many to be one of the best plays of the 20th century, Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia" will be presented May 1-4 by Luther College's Department of Visual and Performing Arts. Performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 1-4 with an additional matinee performance at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4. All performances will take place in the Jewel Theatre in the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus.            

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President Richard Torgerson

Luther College President Richard Torgerson awarded Royal Norwegian Order of Merit

His Excellency Ambassador Wegger Chr. Strømmen of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Washington, D.C. has the honor of announcing that the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit will be conferred on President Richard Torgerson of Luther College.  President Torgerson will be awarded the Order by Norwegian Honorary Consul Quentin Boyken on behalf of His Majesty King Harald V of Norway as part of a program of events to take place on the Luther College campus in Decorah, Iowa on Friday, May 3, 2013.   

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Luther College to host 'Celebrate Ability' awareness event April 17

Luther College invites the Decorah community to "Celebrate Ability" on disability awareness day April 17. The awareness day includes creative games and a panel of speakers to facilitate learning and dialogue about disability myths and what we can do to create a more inclusive culture for those living with disabilities.

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Philip Ackerman-Leist, farmer, author and Green Mountain College associate professor

Luther College to host lecture by author Philip Ackerman-Leist

Philip Ackerman-Leist, farmer, author and Green Mountain College associate professor, will present "Rebuilding the Foodshed: Remapping Our Expectations for the Food We Share," a lecture on local food systems at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in Room 206 of the Valders Hall of Science on the Luther College campus.

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