Campus News


  • The new Luther College mascot, announced April 1.

    Luther changes mascot to Fighting Gnome

    In a bold move Wednesday, Luther College announced the school will trade in the beloved Norse mascot and logo for a new, fierce face for the college.

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    'Northeast Iowa: A Quarter Century Retrospective'

    "Northeast Iowa: A Quarter Century Retrospective" features samples from Robert Campagna's selenium-toned, film-based photographs of people and landscapes in Northeast Iowa. The gallery will be open for viewing April 22-May 24 in the upper level of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus.

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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, to order or receive the online code. Tickets may also be purchased online at 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.