Michelle Boike teaser

'The Racialization of Trust: Who Have We Been Taught Not To Trust?'

Who have we been taught to trust and not to trust? Michelle Boike and Wintlett Taylor-Browne explore this question in their lecture titled "The Racialization of Trust: Who Have We Been Taught Not to Trust?" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, in the Recital Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus.

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Symphony Orchestra to perform Homecoming Concert

The Luther College Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Daniel Baldwin, will perform their homecoming concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, at the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall. The concert is the culmination of the Symphony Orchestra's 2017 Midwest Tour.

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Luther's new cafeteria pulper expanding composting capabilities

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources Solid Waste Alternative Program recently awarded Luther College a $20,000 forgivable loan in order to install a pulper in the cafeteria dish room. The installation of the WasteXpress System over winter break in Luther College's cafeteria has greatly increased the amount of food waste being composted.

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Who do you trust

'Who Do You Trust' art exhibit

"Who Do You Trust," an art exhibit featuring the work of Jed Jackson, will be on display from Feb. 3 to March 15 in Luther College's Preus Library. The exhibit is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Luther College announces fall 2016 Dean's List

Luther College's fall 2016 Dean's List includes 717 students; 114 first-years, 182 sophomores, 181 juniors and 240 seniors. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and must complete at least 12 credit hours with 10 hours of conventional grades (A, B, C, D).

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Andrew Last, Luther assistant professor of music, conductor of Nordic Choir and director of Choral Activities

Luther's Andrew Last named conductor of Nordic Choir

Luther College announces the appointment of Andrew Last, Luther class of 1997 and assistant professor of music, as conductor of the college's Nordic Choir. Last will begin his new duties as director of choral activities at the beginning of the 2017 fall semester.

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Community Day

Mid-Winter Community Day

Luther College invites alumni, parents and friends of the college to enjoy a full day of food, fellowship, fun and sports at the 2017 Mid-Winter Community Day beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, in the Regents Center on the Luther campus.

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LC gardens

Luther College Gardens growing a new legacy

The Luther College Gardens are a great place for students to learn about vegetable production while growing food for campus. During the 2016 season Luther students grew and sold 6,300 pounds of produce worth more than $11,000 to Luther's Dining Services for use in the cafeteria, catering events and Oneota Market. At the same time, the Luther Gardens became the first liberal arts college garden in the country to be USDA Good Agricultural Practices certified for food safety practices.

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Charles Burnett

'Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property'

As part of Luther College's observance of Black History Month, the Africana Studies department is sponsoring screenings of Charles Burnett's documentary film "Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, and 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, in Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102 on Luther's campus.

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So Percussion

Center Stage Series: Sō Percussion

Sō Percussion, an ensemble group pushing its voice to the forefront of American musical culture, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, in the Main Hall of Luther College's Center for Faith and Life as part of the college's Center Stage Series.

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