Issue: #17
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'An Invitation to Learning: The Mind and the Internet' Pulitzer Prize nominee Nicholas Carr to give Luther's Spring Convocation address and Farwell Distinguished Lecture Feb. 6


Pulitzer Prize finalist Nicholas Carr will give the lecture "An Invitation to Learning: The Mind and the Internet" at the Luther College Spring Convocation at 9:40 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6. For those unable to attend, the convocation lecture will be streamed live online at:  Read more... 

Center Stage Series: Simon Shaheen Ensemble to perform Feb. 13


Simon Shaheen, famous for his melodic blend of traditional Arabic sounds with jazz and Western classical styles, is bringing his ensemble and a vocalist to perform in Luther College's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13. The Simon Shaheen performance is part of Luther College's 2013-14 Center Stage Series of professional performing arts events. Read more... 


'Sports, Media and Race': Luther College Hosts Black History Symposium with focus on sports and the media


"Sports, Media and Race," the 11th annual Black History Symposium, will be held on the Luther campus Feb. 19-20. Participants will explore the popular perception of athletics, genes and cultural background predicting the advantages and disadvantages that athletes have in particular sports. Read more... 

'Choral Singing in Namibia and South Africa' homecoming concert


Luther College students will share their January term experiences with the community through song and reflective journal readings at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in the Noble Recital Hall. The homecoming concert will be presented by students currently studying in the "Choral Singing in Namibia and South Africa" January term class led by Gregory Peterson, Luther associate professor of music and college organist, and Andrew Last, Luther assistant professor of music. Read more...