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Chuck Stark

Center for Sustainable Communities hosts Luther alumnus Chuck Stark

After backpacking, rock-climbing, and kayaking his way around the U.S. and Costa Rica, Chuck Stark, Luther College class of 2006, will present, "Exploring the World and Finding our Place" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, in the Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther campus. The lecture is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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John Marchiando

Luther College to host trumpeter John Marchiando May 9

Principal trumpeter John Marchiando will present a guest recital at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, in the Noble Recital Hall in the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther College campus. The concert will also feature Du Huang, Luther associate professor of music, piano, and John Cord, Luther assistant professor of music, trumpet. The recital is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Michael S. Barry

Luther's psychology department presents Michael S. Barry

The Luther College psychology department presents a guest lecture by the Rev. Dr. Michael S. Barry, "Forgiving yourself and others: Keys to health and happiness," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, in Luther's Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102. The lecture is open to the public with no charge for admission. In "Forgiving yourself and others," Barry will speak about the connection between a spirit of forgiveness and physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health.

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Sustainability

Luther Environmental Studies Visit Event

Get an early start on college visits while experiencing the rich outdoor environment of Northeast Iowa's Driftless Region at Luther College's Environmental Studies Visit Event on Saturday, May 2, on the Luther campus.

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Ruth Caldwell and Warren Zemke

Iowa Conference of the AAUP confers Edward S. Allen Award on Luther's Ruth Caldwell

The Iowa Conference of the American Association of University Professors announced the conferring of two awards for outstanding service at its April 11 meeting. The conference presented Ruth Caldwell, professor of modern language at Luther College, with the 2015 Edward S. Allen Award and Warren Zemke, emeritus professor of chemistry at Wartburg College, with the 2014 Edward S. Allen Award.

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Metamorphoses

Luther presents 'Metamorphoses' by Mary Zimmerman

Luther College's Visual and Performing Art department presents "Metamorphoses" by Mary Zimmerman. The performances will be held in the Jewel Theatre in the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus May 1-2 and 7-9. Due to adult themes and content, only mature audiences are encouraged to attend.

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Victoria Barnett

Victoria Barnett to give lecture on Dietrich Bonhoeffer April 23

Victoria Barnett, staff director at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and member of the museum's committee on ethics, religion, and the Holocaust will present a lecture at 6:30 p.m., April 23, in the Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102. The lecture, titled "Dietrich Bonhoeffer: 'Unfinished' Hero," is open to the public with no charge for admission. A reception will follow the lecture.

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Guy Nave teaser

'Studying Religion at a College of the Church'

The Luther College Religion Department will host "Studying Religion at a College of the Church," the final event in the 2014-15 Luther College Religion Forum Series, "Teaching Religion at a College of the Church." The forum will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 30, in Room 102 of the Franklin W. Olin Building on the Luther campus. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Jazz Orchestra 2015 teaser

Luther College Jazz Orchestra to perform April 30

In recognition of Jazz Appreciation Month, the Luther College Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Juan Tony Guzmán, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 30, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. The performance, part of the Jazz Orchestra's spring tour of the Upper Midwest, is open to the public with no charge for admission. The concert will be streamed live at: stream.luther.edu.

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