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Glenn Johnson

Johnson to give Navassa Island presentation at Luther College

Glenn Johnson, M.D., of Decorah will give a presentation on an amateur radio expedition to Navassa Island at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, in Valders Hall of Science Room 262, on the Luther College campus. Johnson will explain amateur radio, the expedition and the environmental challenges of the team's weeks on Navassa.

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APO Adventure Race

Luther's Wellness Program and APO host Adventure Race Sept. 26

An adventure race, sponsored by Luther College's Mu Theta chapter of the Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity and the Nena Amundson Lifetime Wellness Program, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. The race begins at the Regents Center Circle Drive on Luther's lower campus.

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Chad Sonka teaser

Luther's Chad Sonka to perform baritone recital Sept. 29

With works from opera, oratorio and song alike, Chad Sonka, Luther College alumni guest lecturer in music, will perform a baritone recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus. The recital is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Carol Chapman teaser

Luther College to host soprano Carol Chapman

As part of her current U.S. tour Carol Chapman, guest soprano, will perform a voice recital at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton to make campaign stop at Luther

Monday, Sept. 14, Luther College will be the location of an event scheduled by the Hillary Clinton campaign for president. The event, scheduled for 3:30 p.m., will be held in the Center for Fine Arts. Doors to the public as well as Luther students, faculty and staff, will open at approximately 2:30 p.m. Clinton's address will be given in the atrium and the upper level mezzanine will be reserved for Luther students, faculty and staff.

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Valeria Kishkunas teaser

Luther College to host soprano Valeria Kishkunas

Hailed by the Des Moines Register as "clear and ferociously expressive," Luther College's music department is pleased to host Valeria Kishkunas in a guest voice recital at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Robert Shedinger teaser

'Resistance to Change in a Theory of Change'

Robert Shedinger, Luther College professor of religion, will discuss the reluctance of evolutionary scientists to re-evaluate the theory of evolution at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther campus. Shedinger's lecture, "Resistance to Change in a Theory of Change: Religion, Science and Evolutionary Theory's Failure to Evolve," is the opening lecture of the Luther College 2015-16 Religion Forum Series. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Gregory Peterson, Luther College associate professor of music and Luther organist

Faculty Artist Series: 'Songs of Petition, Peace and Proclamation'

Featuring music as prayer and proclamation, Gregory Peterson, Luther College associate professor of music and Luther organist, will perform an organ recital titled "Songs of Petition, Peace and Proclamation" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, in the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus.

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Richard Merritt

Luther professor Richard Merritt's drawings and paintings on display Sept. 7-Oct. 18

Richard Merritt, Luther College professor of art, investigates the visual principles of big data through a series of paintings and drawings in his art exhibit "Schemata." "Schemata" is on display Sept. 7-Oct. 18 in the Kristin Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery of the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus. A gallery reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17.

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