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President Torgerson delivers state of college address

Luther President Torgerson calls on college to exercise its ‘abilities’

August 28, 2009

Luther College President Richard L. Torgerson delivered his 1lth annual state of the college address Aug. 27, telling an audience of about 500 faculty, staff, regents and community members that the college will have to exercise its many exceptional “abilities” -- including accountability, connect-ability and sustainability -- to weather a looming “ability” -- vulnerability to the world’s deepening economic crisis and the related transformation of American society.

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Eboo Patel

Book Shop to host book signing with Eboo Patel Sept. 2

The Luther College Book Shop will host a book signing session with Eboo Patel, founder and executive director of the Interfaith Youth Core of Chicago, Wednesday, Sept. 2, from 8:15-9 p.m. in the Center for Faith and Life lobby on the Luther campus.

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Ross Szabo

Ross Szabo to lecture on mental health awareness Aug. 30

August 20, 2009

Ross Szabo, director of youth awareness for the national mental health awareness campaign, shares his personal and powerful story about his struggles with mental illness Sunday, Aug. 30, 7:30 p.m. in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the campus of Luther College.

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We Were Pirates

Author Robert Shultz '74 and Decorah navy man Robert Hunt featured at Aug. 13 book signing for 'We Were Pirates: A Torpedoman's Pacific War'

Robert Schultz '74, author of the newly published non-fiction book "We Were Pirates: A Torpedoman's Pacific War," and Robert Hunt, World War II U.S. Navy veteran who served on 12 war patrols as a crewman on a submarine in the western Pacific, will be the featured guests at a book signing session Thursday. Aug. 13, 1-2:30 p.m. in the Luther Book Shop...

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