Luther College

Luther to host Sept. 14 College Night for area high school students

Northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota high school students and their parents will have an opportunity to talk with representatives of more than 60 higher education institutions on Monday, Sept. 14, at Luther College. College Night will be held from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Sports and Recreation Center at the college's Regents Center, located on the lower campus.

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Svend Rønning teaser

Luther College to host violinist Svend Rønning

With chamber music appearances around the globe, from Seattle to Sapporo, Luther College's music department is pleased to host Svend Rønning in a guest violin recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus. Rønning will also give a public lecture on Scandinavian music at 9:40 a.m. Thursday Sept. 17, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall.

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Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway

Center Stage Series 'Neil Berg's "100 Years of Broadway"' at Luther College Sept. 18

Singing with five Broadway stars can become one singer's reality at "Neil Berg's '100 Years of Broadway.'" As part of Luther College's Center Stage Series, the show will celebrate Broadway with a live music production of great moments from the finest Broadway shows of the century at 7:30 Friday, Sept. 18, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus.

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Luther TRIO

Luther College awarded $1.5 million federal TRIO grant

Luther College has been awarded a five-year federal grant for its' TRIO Achievement Program. TRIO provides participating students with holistic, individualized support and comprehensive programming that promotes their academic success, personal development and sense of community.

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Paula Carlson

President Carlson's 2015 State of the College address

President Paula Carlson gave her State of the College address to the Luther community Thursday, Aug. 27, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall. Read on as she welcomes new members of the community and discusses enrollment, hiring, student outcomes, outreach and gifts, the year ahead, community, academic excellence and innovation, campus, and stewardship and sustainability.

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Anna Peterson teaser

'Narrating change'

In the opening lecture of the 2015-16 Paideia Texts and Issues series, Anna Peterson, Luther College assistant professor of history, will discuss letters that reveal how Norwegian women in the 1920s thought about their bodies and their lives.

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Luther's Michael Chesher to perform clarinet recital

Michael Chesher, Luther College associate professor of music, and special guest clarinetist Tod Kerstetter from Kansas State University will collaborate with Luther faculty Jessica Paul, piano, and Lynne Postudensek Hart, clarinet, on a recital at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, in Luther's Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music. The program, consisting of varied works for one, two or three clarinets, bass clarinet and basset horn, is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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