Issue: #11
In This Issue
Featured photos

Featured video
Meet your counselor- Abby Switzer,
class of '12

Don't forget:
 Nov. 14: Rob Hogg lecture
 Nov. 19: Varsity Band and Philharmonia concert
 Nov. 20: 'Winning the Money Game'

Ideas and Creations blog online

Luther College faculty and staff share their thoughts on Paideia, ask us to solve archaeological mysteries, give us a glimpse into their sabbaticals and encourage conversation through blogging on the new Ideas and Creations blog. Recent posts by Guy Nave, associate professor of religion, and Dan Davis, assistant professor of classics, have sparked thought-provoking campus conversation.  Read more...    

Luther English department and the Center for Sustainable Communities co-sponsor events featuring Kate Lebo

The Luther English department and the Center for Sustainable Communities present Kate Lebo, author of the new book "A Commonplace Book of Pie," for three events Tuesday, Nov. 19 on the Luther campus. Lebo will teach a writing workshop in a Luther creative writing nonfiction course at 12:45 p.m. in room 105 of the Franklin W. Olin Building. Luther will open extra seats to the public as the room permits.  Read more...    

 'Get Down, Give Back' event Nov. 22

Join Twin Cities-based alumni, parents and friends for the fifth annual "Get Down, Give Back" Scholarship Benefit on Friday, Nov. 22, in St. Paul. Silent auction, raffle and live auction proceeds benefit the Twin Cities Young Alumni Scholarship Fund. The Alumni office recently announced the recipient of the 2013-14 TCYA scholarship, meet MichelleRead more (and register for GDGB)... 

Luther College Jazz Band to perform Nov. 17

Enjoy an afternoon of jazz with Luther College's Jazz Band and Vocal Jazz Ensemble at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17 in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on Luther's Campus. The concert is open to the public with no charge for admission. The Vocal Jazz Ensemble will join the Jazz Band to perform pieces by Porter and Greg Jasperse. The Vocal Jazz Ensemble is under the direction of Luther senior Elizabeth Martens. Read more...    

 Luther College Visual and Performing Arts to present 'Cabaret' 


"Cabaret," a 1966 musical adapted from the play "I Am a Camera," will be performed by the Luther College Department for Visual and Performing Arts Nov. 15-16 and Nov. 21-23. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15; 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16; 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21; 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22; and 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. Read more... 

 Luther College Fall Opera Scenes performances Nov. 22-23: 'Duels, Divorce, and Divas: The Drama Unraveled'

Luther College students in the fall opera scenes program will present "Duels, Divorce, and Divas: The Drama Unraveled" at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, and 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus. The performances are open to the public with no charge for admission. Read more...