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  • Travis Head art

    'An Interior Life' art exhibit by Travis Head

    January 9, 2014

    An art exhibit featuring intricate drawings by Virginia artist Travis Head will be on display Jan. 15-March 7, in the Kristin Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery in the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus.  Read more...

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    Luther College Nordic Choir to perform Feb. 11 in Decorah, Iowa

    January 8, 2014

    Luther College Nordic Choir, one of the top college choirs in the nation, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus, Decorah, Iowa. The performance by the 74-member Nordic Choir is open to the public with no charge for admission.  Read more...

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    Luther College reads 'Letter from a Birmingham Jail'

    January 8, 2014

    Luther College students, faculty and staff invite the Decorah community to join them in reading Dr. Martin Luther King's Jr.'s "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 20.  Read more...

  • MLK's 'Letter from a Birmingham Jail'

    Luther's public reading of MLK's 'Letter from a Birmingham Jail'

    January 8, 2014

    Luther College students, faculty and staff invite the Decorah community to join them for public readings of Martin Luther King's Jr.'s "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" beginning with chapel at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20, in the Center for Faith and Life on Luther's campus.  Read more...

  • Cafeteria to Community

    Luther College starts Cafeteria to Community program

    January 8, 2014

    Luther College student volunteers and dining service staff teamed up this fall to start a program that will help get good food to those who need it by delivering packaged food to the First Lutheran Church Food Pantry. Representatives from Luther's Center for Sustainable Communities and Dining Services, operated by Sodexo, are excited about the potential for this program to deliver healthy, homemade food into the homes of Northeast Iowans.  Read more...

  • Ben Larson ’06

    Luther hosts 'Lespwa fè nou viv' Haiti benefit concert

    January 7, 2014

    Join Luther College on the eve of the fourth anniversary of the Haiti earthquake to celebrate the legacy of Luther alumnus Ben Splichal Larson and the faith, spirit and hope of the people of Haiti. Luther's Office for College Ministries is hosting "Lespwa fè nou viv," a benefit concert, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. For more information, visit  Read more...

  • Katie Hale

    Luther's Katie Hale earns Castañeda Memorial Scholarship

    January 3, 2014

    Luther College junior Katie Hale of Marion, Iowa, received the Dr. Carlos E. Castañeda Memorial Scholarship. Hale will study in Paris, France, with the International Studies Abroad program for the 2014 spring semester.  Read more...

  • Michona Johns

    Luther's Michona Johns earns Gilman International Scholarship

    January 3, 2014

    Luther College junior Michona Johns, of Edina, Minn., was one of more than 700 American undergraduate students from 341 U.S. colleges and universities selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.  Read more...

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    Volunteers needed for Certified Respite Provider program

    December 5, 2013

    Luther College students are involved in a program that provides Northeast Iowa foster parents with some time off, and allows students to have hands-on work experience in their field of interest.  Read more...

  • Curtis Reiso

    Luther names atrium after alumnus Curtis Reiso

    November 27, 2013

    Luther College will name the atrium of the Jenson-Noble Music Hall after Curtis Reiso, Luther class of 1954, during a reception and plaque unveiling in the Jenson-Noble Music Hall atrium from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. The Decorah and Luther communities are invited to attend.  Read more...

  • Luther students paired with staff from the Porter House in Decorah to create an exhibit on display at the museum.

    Luther College students present museum exhibits

    November 27, 2013

    Participants of Luther College's Intro to Museum Studies class have partnered with area organizations for interesting projects this semester. Under the instruction of Destiny Crider, Luther instructor in museum studies, 22 students are working with museums and institutions in the Decorah area to assemble exhibits, including one to be featured at the Porter House Christmas Open House from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7.  Read more...

  • Harley Refsal, professor emeritus of Scandinavian folk art

    Luther's Harley Refsal featured on PBS's 'Craft in America'

    November 26, 2013

    Harley Refsal, Luther College professor emeritus of Scandinavian folk art, is a featured artist on "Craft in America," the Peabody Award-winning and Emmy-nominated series dedicated to exploring craft in the United States. Refsal and his Scandinavian flat-plane carving are highlighted in season five's "Holiday" episode, which begins airing on PBS at 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20.  Read more...