Luther College will host a third party candidate discussion, "Perpetuating the Two-Party System: How Our System Sidelines Independent Candidates," at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, in the Mott/Borlaug Room in Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther campus. The discussion, hosted by the Center for Ethics and Public Engagement, is open to the public with no charge for admission. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch and their questions for discussion.
Rachel Brummel, Luther College assistant professor of environmental studies, will give a 2016-17 Paideia Texts and Issues lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 1, in the Recital Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus.
"Things We Do Not Say, " an art exhibit featuring the work of wedded duo Jordan Acker Anderson and Josh Anderson will be on display from Oct. 25 to Dec. 9 in the Kristin Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery in the Center for the Arts on the Luther College campus.
How and why do prime ministerships and presidencies remain a male bastion? What are the conditions especially resistant to women's incorporation and how does this relate to gender? Overall, how much progress has really been made in women's attainment of national executive offices and what does their inclusion—or lack thereof—suggest for democracy?