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    Sexual Assault Awareness Month at Luther College

    April 3, 2014

    According to the U.S. Department of Justice, one in four women and one in six men will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime. Luther College invites the Decorah community to join in participating throughout the month of April in Sexual Assault Awareness Month, an event that raises public awareness of sexual violence and educates communities on its prevention.  Read more...

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    Luther students go big in mock trial

    April 3, 2014

    The Luther College Mock Trial team qualified for the Opening Round Nationals March 14-16 in Waukegan, Ill. To advance to national competition, teams must place in the top eight out of 24 in their regional contest.  Read more...

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    Luther Book Shop to host seventh annual Peep Diorama contest

    April 1, 2014

    Luther College Book Shop will host its seventh annual PeepDiorama Contest in April, displaying dioramas made with Peeps® brand marshmallow candies and awarding prizes to the dioramas that receive the most votes.  Read more...

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    Luther College to host the Dorian Invitational Choral Festival

    March 31, 2014

    Luther College will host the Dorian Invitational Choral Festival April 9. Four high school choirs from the Upper Midwest were invited to come to the Luther campus to create one massed choir and work with Luther choral directors throughout the day.  Read more...

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    Luther College Paideia Texts & Issues Lecture: Sean Burke

    March 27, 2014

    Sean Burke, Luther College associate professor of religion, will present the Paideia Text and Issues lecture, "Engaging the Ancient 'Other': Identity and Alterity" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther campus.  Read more...

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    Anne Rasmussen to present lecture at Luther College

    March 27, 2014

    From the end of former President of Indonesia Haji Muhammad Suharto's "New Order" through the era of "Reformation," ethnographic research has allowed the powerful role of music in Indonesian religious nationalism to come to light. Author and professor of ethnomusicology Anne Rasmussen will present a Sihler Lecture on women, music and Qur'anic recitation in Indonesia at 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 11, in Room 102 of the F.W. Olin Building on the Luther campus.  Read more...

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    'All Things Beautiful'

    March 27, 2014

    An art exhibit featuring abstract acrylic paintings by Iowa artist Mary Zeran will be on display April 1-May 25 in Luther College's Center for Faith and Life Gallery, on the upper level of the building. The 17 abstract collages displayed in the exhibit "All Things Beautiful" feature cheerful colors and undulating brushstrokes on a variety of surfaces.  Read more...

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    Marcks works presented at Luther College

    March 27, 2014

    Over the course of World War II, thousands of valuable artworks were lost, either through willful destruction or as collateral damage. Many works were lost even through the oppression of artists. An exhibit titled "Gerhard Marcks: Woodcuts from the Fine Arts Collection," featuring works created by Gerhard Marcks, an artist living in Germany at the time of the Nazi regime, will be on display April 7-May 25 in Preus Library on the Luther College campus.  Read more...

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    Luther to host solar heating workshop March 29

    March 18, 2014

    According to a recent report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, heating bills for U.S. households using propane, heating oil, natural gas and electricity are expected to rise significantly in relation to last winter.  Read more...

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    Luther College Religion Forum April 3

    March 18, 2014

    Join the Luther College Religion department for the the final Religion Forum of the 2013-14 academic year at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in Room 102 of Luther's Franklin W. Olin Building. The forum, to discuss next year's theme "Teaching Religion at a College of the Church," is open to the public with no charge for admission.  Read more...

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    Luther College Symphony Orchestra to perform April 1 in Decorah

    March 17, 2014

    Luther College Symphony Orchestra, Luther's largest and oldest orchestral ensemble, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, at the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus in Decorah, Iowa.  Read more...

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    Luther College Jeide and Suos named Peace Scholars

    March 17, 2014

    Luther College sophomore Anna Jeide and junior Imsouchivy "G.V." Suos have been selected as Peace Scholars for the 2014-15 academic year. The pair will spend seven weeks this summer studying peace and conflict resolution in Lillehammer and Oslo, Norway.  Read more...