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Luther offers events for prospective students Preview Day, April 17

Luther College will host a Preview Day for current high school juniors Friday, April 17, giving students the opportunity to see the quality of life on campus, discover the academic excellence of Luther students, and explore what life at Luther is really like. Parents are welcome to attend this event.

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Center Stage Series 'All Recipes Are Home'

An original theatrical experience about food, family and the comfort of home, locally commissioned musical "All Recipes Are Home" will make its premiere at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall as the final performance of the 2014-15 Luther College Center Stage Series.

            This performance is sponsored by Decorah Bank and Trust Company.

Tickets are on sale in Luther's Ticket Office, $27 for adults, $25 for seniors age 65 and over and $15 for youth ages 4-18. A special discount price of $20 is available for current farmers. Contact the Luther Ticket Office (563) 387-1357 or [email protected], to order or receive the online code. Tickets may also be purchased online at www.tickets.luther.edu or at the Luther Ticket Office, open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; with extended hours on Thursdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

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Luther hosts screening of 'The Mask You Live In'

"The Mask You Live In," a documentary film that explores the gender stereotypes traditionally forced upon men and boys, will be screened at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther College campus.

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'Somewhere in America'

Sylvia Chan-Malik will present the lecture, "'Somewhere in America': Exploring the 20th-21st Century Musical and Cultural Expressions of U.S. Muslim Women" at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 9, in the Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther campus.

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'An Evening with Nick Jonas'

Pop sensation and host of Nickelodeon's 2015 Kids' Choice Awards, Nick Jonas will perform "An Evening with Nick Jonas," at Luther College at 9:15 p.m. Monday, April 20, in the Regents Center. Doors open at 8:45 p.m.

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Ashley Heffernen named Fulbright English Teaching Assistant

The Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Ashley Heffernen, Luther College class of 2014, to receive a Fulbright award for the 2015-16 academic year.

The highly competitive Fulbright foreign scholarship award provides funds for a year's educational experience abroad, including travel, health insurance and a monthly stipend to cover living expenses.

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13th Annual Brudos Family Opera Prize

Jennifer LeDoux, Luther College senior from Minneapolis, Minnesota, is the 2014-15 recipient of the Alan R. and Sally J. Brudos Family Opera Prize. She will perform a recital at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 11, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Luther Art History department presents Gerhard Marcks lecture

The Luther art program welcomes Joni Kinsey, professor of art history at the University of Iowa, for her lecture, "Thomas Moran's Britain: Transatlantic Visions of the 'American Turner,'" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, in Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther Campus.

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Pre-concert discussion for Handel's 'Messiah' March 27

James Griesheimer, Luther College associate professor of music, will host a pre-concert discussion about Handel's "Messiah" at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 27 in the Mott Room of Luther's Dahl Centennial Union. The discussion, held prior to the 7:30 p.m. "Messiah" performance is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Luther College to host Dance Marathon

Luther College's second annual Dance Marathon to support the University of Iowa Children's Hospital will take place from noon to midnight on Saturday, April 18, in the Regents Center on the Luther College campus.

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