Farida Jalalzai

The Global Dimensions of Women's Executive Leadership

Luther College Women and Gender Studies department hosts Price Lecturer Farida Jalalzai Nov. 2

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?

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Haunted Lab teaser

Luther College hosts Haunted Lab Oct. 28-29

The Luther College Physics and Chemistry departments invite community members to experience optical illusions and laser displays and enjoy the mystifying side of science during their Haunted Lab from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, and 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.

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Professor Ben Moore assists a student in one of his painting classes.

Luther hosts Creative Arts Visit Day Oct. 28

Luther College will host a Creative Arts Visit Day Friday, Oct. 28. The day is designed to provide prospective students who are interested in art, dance and theatre with the opportunity to explore the visual and performing arts at Luther.

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Lawrence. H. Williams

Memorial service to be held for Professor Lawrence Williams

The community is invited to celebrate the life of Lawrence H. Williams, retired professor of Africana studies at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther College campus. Williams passed away July 31, 2016, in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

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Luther College announces lawn-spraying day

Luther College will spray the lawns with herbicides to provide well-maintained, visually attractive grounds for Luther students, employees and visitors, and to control undesirable weeds on athletic fields. Weather permitting, the date for spraying is the evening of Friday, Oct. 14, with Saturday, Oct. 15, and Sunday, Oct. 16, set as back up days as needed.

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Beautiful Mess

Beautiful Mess to open for Vocalosity

Luther College capella group, Beautiful Mess, has been selected to open for Vocalosity's "The Aca-Perfect Concert Experience" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in Luther's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall.

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FRS 2016

Luther College presents Faculty Research Symposium Oct. 8

Celebrating the wide range of creative and scholarly pursuits among Luther's faculty and staff, Luther College is hosting the fourth annual Faculty Research Symposium, beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther campus.

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