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Center Stage Series presents Ray Bradbury's 'Fahrenheit 451'


Luther College presents a theatrical performance of one of the most revered novels of the 20th century, "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21. "Fahrenheit 451" tells the story of Guy Montag, a fireman living in a dystopian future whose job requires him to set fires to destroy outlawed books in the name of entertainment and human happiness. Because of society's abandonment of knowledge and embracing of easy fun through mass media and drugs, people have become numb, despondent and unthinking. Read more...

'Other from an Other Other': Eric Baack and Andy Hageman present Paideia lecture on human-alien encounters


Eric Baack, Luther College assistant professor of biology, and Andy Hageman, Luther assistant professor of English, will present the Paideia Text and Issues lecture titled "Other from an Other Other: Science and Fiction in Human-Alien Encounters" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Center for Faith and Life Recital Hall on the Luther Campus.  Read more... 

Luther College Student Activities Council presents comedian and magician Michael Kent


Luther College Student Activities Council invites the community to enjoy a new and comical twist on the ancient art of magic with Michael Kent at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in Marty's CyberCafé. Reminiscent of a late-night talk show in style, his performances combine his sarcastic sense of humor with mind-blowing magic that invites the audience to laugh with him at the absurdity of a modern-day magician. Read more... 

Luther College to host the 43rd annual Dorian Orchestra Festival


Luther College will host the 43rd annual Dorian Orchestra Festival Feb. 9-10. High school string students nominated by their high school directors come to stay on campus for the chance to experience life at Luther, rehearse with music faculty and perform in concert. The first festival concert, featuring the Luther College Symphony Orchestra, begins at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, followed by the Dorian Orchestra Festival Grand Concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10. Read more...