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'A Boating History of the Mighty Mississippi'

Illustrating boat transportation on the Mississippi throughout America's history Jim Eckblad, Luther College professor emeritus of biology, will present the lecture, "A Boating History of the Mighty Mississippi" at Luther's Emeriti Colloquium at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 9, in the Mott Room of the Dahl Centennial Union on Luther's campus.

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LGBT+ Pannel

Luther presents LGBT+ Experiences and Identities panel May 8

As part of the "Here's My Story" series, Luther College will present an LGBT+ Experiences and Identities panel. This panel will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, in Valders Hall of Science, Room 206. There will be a reception to follow in the Science Atrium of Valders.

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Luther College entrepreneurship speaker Lorenzo Creighton to speak April 29

Luther College presents entrepreneurship speaker, Luther alumnus and accomplished gaming executive Lorenzo Creighton '75, as he speaks about his experiences at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 29, in F.W. Olin Building, Room 102. This event is open to the public with no charge for admission. Creighton is an accomplished gaming executive with experience and knowledge of the regulatory environment, operational strategies and business opportunities that build revenues and cohesive community relationships

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Luther College to host Block Party April 27

Luther College welcomes a collection of on and off-campus performers during the Spring Block Party, taking place from noon-5 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Bentdahl Commons on the Luther College campus. In case of rain, the event will be moved inside to Marty's in the lowest level of Dahl Centennial Union.

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Luther's first-year choral ensembles to present spring concert

Luther College's first-year choral ensembles Aurora and Norsemen are presenting their final concert for the 2018-19 school year at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 26, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on Luther's campus. The concert will also be live-streamed to those outside of a 30-mile radius of Decorah, and available as a delayed stream to all 48 hours after the concert at http://www.stream.luther.edu/music.

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Chris Johnson '87, Orchesis 2019 Guest Artist

Luther College presents Orchesis Showcase

Luther College's dance troupe Orchesis will perform their Spring Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27, and 1 p.m. Sunday, April 28, in the Jewel Theatre in the Center for The Arts on the Luther campus. The Showcase will include a selection of pieces choreographed by Luther students and a featured piece choreographed by alumna Chris Johnson, '87, Luther's first dance major. The guest artist residency for Orchesis was made possible by Luther's Lecture and Fine Arts Committee.

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IPR Opera

Iowa Public Radio to broadcast Luther College opera production

Iowa Public Radio will broadcast Luther College’s spring 2018 production of Mozart’s "Così fan tutte" at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27,  and at 11 p.m. Sunday, April 28. The opera broadcast is part of Iowa Public Radio's program "Arias in April," which highlights performances of opera productions from around the state of Iowa.

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'A Calling to Serve'

As a part of Luther College's Spring 2019 Biology Colloquium series, Barbara Fuller, Luther class of 1973, will present her lecture, "A Calling to Serve," at 9:40 a.m. Thursday, April 25, in the Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther campus. Part of the events planned to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of Black Student Union at Luther College, Fuller will discuss the path that guided her to her career, as well as some of the aspects of her specialty and how it impacts the care and survival of individuals affected by malignant disorders.

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