Ideas and Creations

The ideas and viewpoints expressed in the posts on the Ideas and Creations blog are solely the view of the author(s). Luther College's mission statement calls us to "embrace diversity and challenge one another to learn in community," and to be "enlivened and transformed by encounters with one another, by the exchange of ideas, and by the life of faith and learning." Alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends of the college are encouraged to express their views, model "good disagreement" and engage in respectful dialogue.

Tanzania blog

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Between adventures

Over the course of January tag along on #NorseAdventures with Luther students traveling all over the world. Read on for an adventure into the African protected wildlife area in Tanzania by the group studying pastoralism and conservation in east Africa.

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Sustainability teaser

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Welcome to the future

Over the course of January tag along on #NorseAdventures with Luther students traveling all over the world. Read on for impressions from a sight visit to Ericsson from the group studying ethics and sustainability in Norway and Sweden.

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Namibia

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Reaching out a hand

Over the course of January tag along on #NorseAdventures with Luther students traveling all over the world. Read on for an uplifting story from the group studying music in Namibia.

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Rachel Brodeur climbing in Yamadera, Japan.

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All the way up

Over the course of January tag along on #NorseAdventures with Luther students traveling all over the world. Read on for an exhilarating trip up a mountain in Yamadera by a group studying business and religion in Japan.

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Martin Luther King Jr.

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Moving Beyond King's Dream

Prof. Nave takes a moment on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to encourage people to challenge the "giant triplets of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism," King addressed during his "Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence" speech.

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Preus Library

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Inside Preus Library

Did you know there's more than just books in the library? Ellen Modersohn, Luther director of publications and design, talks about the most important resource in a library and how to take advantage of everything the Preus Library has to offer.

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