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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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Refsal Miller

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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Green, Rebecka

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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Fatimetu Emhamed

Luther student petitions United Nations

Luther College senior Fatimetu Jatri Emhamed traveled to New York to address the United Nations Oct. 6. She spoke with the Special Political and Decolonization Committee to ask for their help with peace efforts between Morocco and her home country of Western Sahara.

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Fall Opera Scenes

Fall Opera Scenes Performances

Featuring scenes from "Carmen" and "Die Fledermaus," Luther College will perform "Fall Opera Scenes" at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Concert Band

Luther College Concert Band concert

The Luther College Concert Band, under the direction of Joan deAlbuquerque, will present a concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus.

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'Who Do You Trust?' dance performance

'Who Do You Trust?' dance performance

Who do you trust and why do you trust them? Luther College's Visual and Performing Arts department explores these questions through dance in their production of "Who Do You Trust?" Nov. 17-19 in the Jewel Theatre in Luther's Center for the Arts. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 9:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, and 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.

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Steinar Bryn, Anatolii Kyryliuk

Luther to host Bryn and Kyryliuk

The documentary, "Reunion - 10 Years After the War" will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, in the F.W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther campus. Following the showing of the documentary, Bryn and Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue associate officer Anatolii Kyryliuk will lead a discussion on peacemaking in the modern world. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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