History News and Events

2013 Phi Alpha Theta Inductees

Phi Alpha Theta Induction

Ten new students joined Phi Alpha Theta this semester and received the symbol of the organization, the red rose, to commemorate the occasion. (Three new members were unable to attend).

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Phelps Park

History Picnic!

Don't miss the upcoming history picnic for all faculty, majors and minors! You're invited to a picnic with the History Dept. faculty on Tuesday, Sept. 17th - 5:30pm at Phelps Park - Whalen Cabin. Note: For those of you that have a board plan, your evening meal will be used for the picnic, if you are attending. Please RSVP by Thursday, Sept. 12th. Contact Heather Frey.

Emily England

Emily England had a summer full of history!

Emily England, junior history major and museum studies minor, has nicely provided a "what I did for my summer vacation" report. We can only hope all history majors find such fun to do in Decorah!

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Phi Alpha Theta Initiation 2012

Phi Alpha Theta Induction

The annual Phi Alpha Theta Induction will be held on September 24 from 6-9 in the Nobel Room. Hans Becklin and Hannah Wilson are our new officers.

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Cate Anderson

History Student Cate Anderson Named Peace Scholar

Luther College junior Cate Anderson and sophomore Maggie Steinberg have been selected as Peace Scholars for the 2013-14 academic year. The pair will spend seven weeks this summer studying peace and conflict resolution in Lillehammer and Oslo, Norway. Anderson is also the recipient of this year's Charles Norby Scholarship.

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