Issue: #9
10/31/2013
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Sneak peek of The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Center Stage Series: Luther College to present The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Eight ukulele masters spread a spirit of wit, playfulness and camaraderie as they strum through a diverse repertoire that includes everything from Tchaikovsky to Nirvana to Otis Redding as part of Luther's 2013-14 Center Stage Series. The musicians of The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther College campus.  Read more... 

Luther College SAC presents Guante Nov. 8

 

Luther College presents two of the world's most celebrated fiddlers, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, performing "Masters of the Fiddle" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. Tickets are $28 for adults, $26 for seniors 65 years and older, and $15 for children 18 years and younger. Read more... 

'Hero of the Year' finalist Chad Pregracke to speak at Luther Nov. 8: Lecture part of UMACS regional conference Nov. 7-9

Chad Pregracke, Living Lands and Waters founder and president, will give the keynote address, "Helping to Clean America's Rivers: From the Bottom Up," at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206. The lecture is part of the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability conference, "Celebrating Success, Building Community, Taking Action," Nov. 7-9 on the Luther campus. Read more... 
Gerhard Marcks Lecture: 'Visualizing Sound: The German Avant-Garde and the Acoustic Realm'

Brett Van Hoesen, assistant professor of art history at the University of Nevada-Reno, will give the 2013-14 Gerhard Marcks Lecture, "Visualizing Sound: The German Avant-Garde and the Acoustic Realm," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102 on the Luther College campus. A reception with Hoesen will follow the lecture; both are open to the public with no charge for admission.  Read more... 

 Religion Forum with Kim Socha

Join Professor Kim Socha in a discussion on the philosophy of "Animal Liberation: The Failure of Religion, The Promise of Atheism," at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in Room 102 of the Franklin W. Olin Building on the Luther College campus.

A reception with Socha will follow the lecture; both are open to the public with no charge for admission. Read more... 

 Luther College presents Faculty Research Symposium, Nov. 2

A Luther College Faculty Research Symposium will start at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206, on the Luther campus.

Panels will continue throughout the day in Valders Room 206 and in the Franklin W. Olin Building Room 102. The event is open to the public, with no charge for admission. Read more...