Luther to present SIRES with Halfloves

SIRES and Halfloves, two Iowa-based indie rock bands, are bringing their modern sounds to the Luther College campus for a one-night-only concert event. Luther Student Activities Council invites the community to come enjoy the performance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, in Marty's in the lower level of Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther campus.

Tickets for the event, sponsored by SAC Spotlight, are $8 at the door.

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Michael Luick-Thrames

Luther to host third party candidate discussion

Luther College will host a third party candidate discussion, "Perpetuating the Two-Party System: How Our System Sidelines Independent Candidates," at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, in the Mott/Borlaug Room in Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther campus. The discussion, hosted by the Center for Ethics and Public Engagement, is open to the public with no charge for admission. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch and their questions for discussion.

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Rachel Brummel

"Who Do You Trust?": Rachel Brummel

Rachel Brummel, Luther College assistant professor of environmental studies, will give a 2016-17 Paideia Texts and Issues lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 1, in the Recital Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus.

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'Things We Do Not Say' Art exhibit to be displayed at Luther College

'Things We Do Not Say' art exhibit to be displayed

"Things We Do Not Say, " an art exhibit featuring the work of wedded duo Jordan Acker Anderson and Josh Anderson will be on display from Oct. 25 to Dec. 9 in the Kristin Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery in the Center for the Arts on the Luther College campus.

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Farida Jalalzai

Guest Lecture: Farida Jalalzai

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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Center Stage Series: 'Judgment at Nuremberg'

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of World War II, L.A. Theatre Works is performing the classic play "Judgment at Nuremberg" at Luther College. The Luther Center Stage Series performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in Luther's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall.

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Luther and SAC Concerts host Parachute

Critically acclaimed pop rock band Parachute will perform at Luther College in the Regents Center Saturday, Nov. 19. Concert doors open at 7 p.m. with featured performer Lissie starting the show at 7:30 p.m.

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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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Namuun Tsend-Ayush

Namuun Tsend-Ayush to give Hemp Prize recital

Luther College senior Namuun Tsend-Ayush, will give the Richard C. and Joann Hemp Family Prize Recital at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30. Earlier this year, Tsend-Ayush received the Hemp Family Prize for Orchestral Performance.

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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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Brad Schultz

Faculty Artist Series: Brad Schultz

Luther College Visiting Instructor in Music Brad Schultz will perform a Halloween organ recital at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. The program is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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