Issue: #19
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J-term, Luther College & Beyond

Don't Forget:

In the Luther Loop 4, a message from David Tiede, Luther interim president


This is my fourth brief communication to keep all of us "In the Luther Loop" during this interim year. The Decorah hills are freshly draped in snow as spring term begins at Luther College. Close your eyes and also remember the green beauty of this campus. Read more... 

Sarah Smelser to present works at Luther College


An art exhibit of original prints created by Sarah Smelser, associate professor of art at Illinois State University, will be on display Feb. 24-March 21 in the upper level of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus. Smelser's works are about an abstract sensibility; referencing cartography, the body and cycles in nature. She draws heavily upon personal experience, songs she has heard, private jokes, anecdotes and poems, when creating her works. Read more... 

Tickets still available for CSS Simon Shaheen Ensemble


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. With a complement of six musicians and a vocalist, Shaheen mesmerizes listeners with his brand of Middle Eastern-jazz fusion.  Read more...

Faculty Artist Series performances