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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Michael Chesher teaser

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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Luther College SAC Spotlight presents Hembree Sept. 5

Perhaps the most accurate way to describe Hembree's sound is a 1980s pop band that decided to start an Americana rock band, but they forgot to tell the keyboard player. With this unique sound, Hembree will take the stage at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 5, at Marty's in the Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther College campus.

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Wig-Wam Hotel, part of Bleicher's art exhibit "Route 66"

'Route 66' by Bleicher to be displayed at Luther College

With much of American life revolving around roads and mobility, Steven Bleicher, professor, author and mixed media artist, celebrates the American zeal for collecting mementos to remember travels in his exhibit "Route 66" on display Sept. 2 to Oct. 9, in Luther College's Center for Faith and Life.

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Cristina Henríquez

'Finding Ourselves in Stories': Author Cristina Henríquez to give Luther College Opening Convocation Lecture

Cristina Henríquez will speak about the concept of identity and address common narratives about immigration as she gives the Luther College Opening Convocation Lecture "Finding Ourselves in Stories," Thursday, Sept. 3. Convocation begins at 9:40 a.m. in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus and is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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"The Queue" Lucky/Plush Productions

Center Stage Series subscription package deadline Aug. 28

August 28 is the deadline to purchase discounted package tickets for Center Stage Series events. Center Stage Series subscribers can build an individualized entertainment season by choosing tickets to a full range of radiant performances—from poignant letters from soldiers serving in the Middle East to a comedic vaudeville-esque performance, from popular Broadway show tunes to classical music, and from Chinese cinematic music to Celtic melodies, CSS has something to engage every audience member.  

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Luther College SAC Spotlight presents ComedySportz Aug. 30

Hailed as a fast-paced comedy show fun for all ages, the Luther College Student Activities Council invites the community to come laugh at, interact with and determine the winner of ComedySportz at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus.

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