Issue: #21
02/7/2013
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Photos of the Week

Video of the Week
Luther College Head Football Coach Aaron Hafner


Robert Christman, Luther College associate professor of history, was named the inaugural Kermit O. and Jane E. Hanson Professor in History at Luther's Spring Convocation Jan. 31.   Read more... 

Mat Franco, a Rhode Island magician who brilliantly blends hilarious college humor with insanely shocking magic, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8 in Marty's CyberCafé in the Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther College Campus.  Read more...


Masks are used for their expressive power both ritually and in several theatre traditions as a feature of masked performance, and historically the use of masks in rituals or ceremonies dates back more than 9,000 years. Robert Larson, Luther College professor of theatre in the department of Visual and Performing Arts, along with Luther students Michael Ehrecke, Sydney Kjerstad, Anna Murray and Katrina Hanson will explore the use of masks in theatre in a lecture demonstration titled "The Actor and the Mask: A Playful Journey" at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, in Studio II of Luther's Center for the Arts.  Read more...   

The Journey Conversations Project, developed by Diane Millis, is being brought to Luther College in the form of a panel discussion titled "Don't Just Say Something, Sit There: How Contemplative Practice Can Reshape Our Communication and Our Communities," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther campus. The panel discussion is open to the public with no charge for admission.  Read more...   

Luther College invites you to come and be amazed by an array of centuries-old Chinese acrobatic art with Cirque Ziva. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21. Cirque Ziva's performance in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall, is part of Luther College's 2012-13 Center Stage Series of professional performing arts events. The performance is sponsored by Decorah Bank & Trust. Read more...