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Documentary examines lessons from 2016 presidential election

Forrest Stewart, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017No Comments

Producer and director of the 2017 documentary “Waking the Sleeping Giant” Jacob Smith visited Luther for a screening of his film in Valders 206 on Nov. 15. The screening was followed by audience questions. Smith previously...

Luther alum highlights options for careers in the Humanities

Cara Keith, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017No Comments

The Philosophy Department hosted a talk with University of Wisconsin-River Falls Professor of Philosophy and Luther alum Walter Wietzke (‘01) titled “Exploring Academic Vocations in the Humanities” in the Hovde Room...

Speaker compares social welfare systems

Jorge Contreras, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017No Comments

Professor of economics at the University of Arizona Price Fishback presented the annual Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar lecture titled "The Long Term Trends in Social Welfare Spending in the United States and Nordic Countries"...

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Luther drops season opener to La Crosse

Gillian Klein, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

Luther Men’s Basketball started their 2017-18 season with a 94-64 home loss against the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse on Nov. 15. Around Two hundred spectators...

Carney finishes career at National meet

Carney finishes career at National meet

December 1, 2017

Wrestling starts season with the Luther Open

Wrestling starts season with the Luther Open

November 18, 2017

Fall sports in review: did Luther’s teams improve?

Fall sports in review: did Luther’s teams improve?

November 18, 2017

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Chinese Science Fiction

Karl Nycklemoe, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

Humanity makes first contact with aliens and explores the depths of space in movies such as “Independence Day” or “Star Trek.” While these media works may be ‘quintessential...

Estenoz releases “Borges en Cuba”

Jonathan Kuehner, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

Associate Professor of Spanish Alfredo Alonso Estenoz wrote and published “Borges en Cuba: Estudio de su Recepción.” The book, written in Spanish, follows the legacy...

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