Issue #25
March 20, 2014

 
No Luther News next week
 
Luther News will be on hiatus next week due to Luther's spring break, March 22-30. We will resume with new content on Thursday, April 3. Thank you for reading!
 
 

Join Luther College for a rare and wonderful opportunity to experience renowned contemporary composer Philip Glass at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus. Debuting a program that features his most recent etudes for piano and classics in Glass' repertoire, this concert provides a glimpse into the intricacies of the composer's work.  Read more...

 
 

Luther College sophomore Anna Jeide and junior Imsouchivy "G.V." Suos have been selected as Peace Scholars for the 2014-15 academic year. The pair will spend seven weeks this summer studying peace and conflict resolution in Lillehammer and Oslo, Norway. Read more...

 
 

According to a recent report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, heating bills for U.S. households using propane, heating oil, natural gas and electricity are expected to rise significantly in relation to last winter. In response, Luther College will host a workshop on solar air heating units and how these simple and inexpensive devices may dramatically decrease gas bills. 
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Join Steven Downs in the final Luther College Religion Forum Lecture of the semester, "Our Eroding Civil Rights; Understanding preemptive prosecution, torture, indefinite detention, drone assassinations and mass surveillance" at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in Room 102 of Luther's Franklin W. Olin Building. Read more...
 
Featured Photos

Did you miss the second annual Norse Awards? Check out this week's photos of the Luther College athletes as they gathered together to celebrate the accomplishments of our teams and individuals. View photos

 
Featured Video
 

Marney Olson '99, shared the story of her sister, Johanna "Joha" Olson, at the second annual Norse Awards March 16. Her address, "Forever a Norse," shared Joha's journey as a seven-time all-American battling a brain tumor, and what it meant to them to be part of the Luther family.   View video