The Passing Zone: Jon Wee '88 and Owen Morse

More than a passing chance

Jon Wee, Luther College class of 1988, and his juggling partner Owen Morse, otherwise known as The Passing Zone, will perform on NBC's "America's Got Talent" Tuesday, Aug. 23. The live semi-final show begins at 7 p.m. Central Standard Time.

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Maren Stumme-Diers

Luther hosts event for Chargepoint electrical vehicle charging station

In May 2016, Luther College installed a Chargepoint Electric Vehicle Charging Station behind the F.W. Olin Building. Luther will host Chris Schneider, president of Honda Motorwerks of La Crosse, Wisconsin, from 2-3 p.m., Friday, Aug. 12, in the Library Parking Lot behind Luther's Olin Building, to discuss the benefits and environmental impact of having a charging station on campus. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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W.K. Kellogg Foundation grants Luther College $300,000

Early childhood is the ideal time to establish healthy eating habits. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has granted Luther College's Center for Sustainable Communities $300,000 to be used over the next two years to provide support to early childhood care environments in northeast Iowa.

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Decorah featured in "Every Body WALK!" casebook.

Decorah highlighted in 'America's Walking Renaissance' book

Decorah is one of four communities in northeast Iowa highlighted in "America's Walking Renaissance," published by America Walks and the Every Body Walk! Collaborative. The book examines how nine locations across the U.S. are getting back on their feet to embrace walking and become more walkable.

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Luther senior Stoddard completes summer research on prostheses

Prostheses are constantly being redesigned to create the perfect combination of function and natural appearance. Rachel Stoddard, Luther College senior of Tower, Minnesota, worked with Limb Lab to create a myoelectric hand for a below-elbow amputee that provides the most reliable technology available.

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Jesus Lucero, Luther class of 2016 and 2016 Jenson Medal winner

Luther College 2016 Commencement highlights

Luther College celebrated Commencement May 22 with a memorable weekend including the awarding of the college's Young Alumni Award and the Jenson Medal, and was capped off with an inspiring address by Alexandra Cousteau--granddaughter of Jacques Cousteau. 

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A print made by John K. Hall

'DEEP NOTICING' on display at Luther College

Returning after a 40-year hiatus from art, Winneshiek County artist John K. Hall has a new exhibit, "DEEP NOTICING: Four Poems, Four Poets, Four Prints," on display on the third floor of Preus Library on the Luther College campus.

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