Elwin Farwell

Elwin D. Farwell dies at age 98

Elwin D. Farwell, Luther College's sixth president, died at home May 5, 2017, at the age of 98. Hailed as a leader in higher education, Farwell dedicated his life to serving Luther College and higher education in Iowa and the nation.

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Mohamed Amine Belarbi

'Unleashing the Entreprenuer Within Us'

Award-winning media, e-commerce and cybersecurity entrepreneur Mohamed Amine Belarbi will deliver a lecture titled "Unleashing the Entrepreneur within Us" at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 7, in F.W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther College campus.

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Student Research Symposium 2017

Celebrating the wide range of creative and scholarly pursuits among its students, Luther College will host its annual Student Research Symposium on Friday, May 5, beginning with an opening convocation at 9 a.m. in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus.

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Luther College Music Department presents 'The Gondoliers'

Featuring a cast of 35 talented students, "The Gondoliers" by Gilbert and Sullivan will be presented by the Luther College Music Department at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4, Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7, in the Jewel Theatre of the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus.

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Senior art exhibit

As the culmination of their studies in the fine arts, Luther College senior art majors present a gallery exhibit of their collective works May 12-21 in the Kristen Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery in the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus.

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Abu-Ali and Abdurahman

'Islam and Pre-emptive Incarceration'

Human rights lawyer Kathy Manley will join Ikraan Abdurahmān and Mariam Abu-Ali, whose brothers were imprisoned under the auspices of terrorism-related investigations, to discuss their experiences with the U.S. justice system and the Patriot Act in a panel titled "Islam and Pre-emptive Incarceration" at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, in F.W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther campus.

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Erdman 2017

Students honored during Entrepreneurial Showcase

The 32nd annual Luther College Entrepreneurial Showcase was held Tuesday, April 11, in Luther College's Peace Dining Room. Since the initial program in 1986, the goal of the Entrepreneurial Showcase has been to serve as an annual forum for students, faculty, alumni and friends of Luther who are interested in and support entrepreneurship.

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Dancing with the Luther Stars 2016

'Dancing with the Luther Stars'

Three Luther College faculty members paired with three students from Luther's ballroom club go head to head in the annual "Dancing with the Luther Stars." Inspired by the popular ABC show, the event returns to bring excitement and friendly rivalry to the Luther campus at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall.

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