Luther College President Paula Carlson has announced the appointment of Terry Sparkes, Luther associate dean and associate professor of religion, as dean for institutional planning and mission at Luther. She will begin her new duties Aug. 15.
According to the latest research by Luther College Professor Loren Toussaint, people who are more forgiving can better handle stress. In a recent Time Magazine article, "Forgiving Other People Is Good for Your Health," leans on research by Toussaint originally published in the Journal of Health Psychology.
Luther College held commencement ceremonies for the class of 2016 Sunday, May 22, in Luther's Carlson Stadium.