A "band without borders," Lamajamal's mix of riveting cross-cultural music promises to take folk music from all over the world an infuse it with their own brand of danceable grooves. Lamajamal will rock Luther's Center Stage Series with a 7:30 p.m. performance Saturday, Feb. 24, in the college's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall.
Blogger, author, speaker, entrepreneur and internet personality Odell Bizzell will present a lecture on the challenges of growing up and attending college as a minority during a 6:30 p.m. lecture Tuesday, Feb. 20, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther College campus.
Heather Hackman will give the lecture, "The Urgency of Now and the Role of White People in Racial Justice Work," at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, in Valders 206. Hackman's lecture, intended to begin the dialogue about how white people can be agents of change in social justice work, is open to the public with no charge for admission.
Luther College Campus Programming and the Center for Ethics and Public Engagement is hosting the documentary screening of "Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America" at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther campus. Novian Whitsitt, Luther professor of Africana studies and English, will lead a discussion after the screening.