John Tjostem

Luther Emeriti Colloquia: Professor John Tjostem

Luther College Professor Emeritus John Tjostem will present the lecture, "Buffalo Chips to Uranium: Energy is the Driver of World Economies" at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, in the Mott Room of the Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther campus.

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Renee Splichal Larson to speak at Luther

Splichal Larson's book, "A Witness," discusses love, grief, faith, survival and new life in light of the aftermath of tragedy. She will share readings and reflections on her book at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall.

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Center Stage Series: Calmus

A cappella group Calmus will perform "Luther's Lieder" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus.

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Luther's Cafeteria to Community program celebrates three-year anniversary

On Nov. 17, Luther College hosted a partnership lunch to celebrate the successes of the Cafeteria to Community program with representatives from Decorah's First Lutheran Church Food Pantry, Luther College Dining Services and Luther's Center for Sustainable Communities.  Over the past three years, more than 30,000 pounds of food have been packaged and shared with Northeast Iowans through this program.

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Luther Emeriti Colloquia: 'Christmas in a World at War'

In his presentation "Christmas in a World at War," Marv Slind, professor emeritus of history, will use selections from  letters to illustrate the experiences that many men and women had during the holiday seasons of World War II. His reading will be accompanied by photographs from Luther Archive's World War II letters collection.         

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Book Shop hosts event with Brian Andreas, Harley Refsal

The Luther College Book Shop will host a book signing and carving demonstration Dec. 3-4. Luther alumnus Brian Andreas will sign two of his recent books from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Professor Emeritus Harley Refsal and James Miller, Luther class of 2018, will give wood carving demonstrations from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 and noon-1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4.

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Films by Luther artists to air on Iowa Public Television

Iowa Public Television and the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs announced the selection of 13 independent short films by Iowa artists for the upcoming program, "The Film Lounge," including films from Luther's own Thomas C. Johnson, Neal Abbott and Ian Carstens. "The Film Lounge" celebrates art and experimental films by Iowa artists, highlighting the value this art form lends to Iowa's cultural and economic vitality.

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Luther students to lead Dakota Access Pipeline panel

Luther College students Rebecka Green and Courtney Field, class of 2019, will lead a panel discussion on the Dakota Access Pipeline following their trip to Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota. Sponsored by the Center for Ethics and Public Engagement in collaboration with the Northeast Iowa Peace and Justice Center, the discussion will take place at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, in Valders Hall of Science Room 262 on the Luther campus.

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Luther to host 'Christmas in the Union' Dec. 7

Luther to host 'Christmas in the Union' Dec. 7

Santa will make an early stop in Decorah as Luther College celebrates "Christmas in the Union" from 4:30-6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, in the lobby of the Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther campus. This family-oriented event is open to the public with no charge for admission. Activities include crafts, readings from children's holiday books, music and games. There will be an opportunity for pictures with Santa by the fireplace from 5-6:30 p.m. Cookies, hot chocolate and apple cider will be served.

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