Photo by Kyle Thiele. A banana candle, shown above, is one of senior Tyler Looysen's Christmas traditions. Typically this "candle" involves lettuce, pineapple, half of a banana, whipped cream and a cherry on top.

New traditions light up the Christmas season

Jingle bells, tinsel and holly light up the Concordia campus, but it’s what Cobbers are doing behind the scenes that set their holiday traditions apart. Whether it’s reading Wuthering Heights […]

 

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  • Photo submitted by Stephanie Sailer. An America flag sways in front of a gutted house in Minot after the flood of 2011. The Pay-It-Forward event hopes to raise money for the flood's victims.

    ‘Pay-It-Forward’ comes back around

    Artwork crowding the center of the Carl B. Ylvisaker Library at Concordia can only signal one thing: Cobbers are paying it forward. This marks the fourth year of the Pay-It-Forward […]

     
  • Photo by Kyle Thiele. Senior Emily Swedberg poses in front of her oil painting, "Emerging Tones." This piece won the Department Purchase award, meaning it was chosen by the art faculty and purchased to be displayed on campus.

    Student art exhibition a winner

    Many art fans were mingling outside the Concordia Cyrus M. Running Gallery on Nov. 8 and nibbling on the spread of cheeses, cookies and punch provided for the special occasion. […]

     
  • Photo by Kyle Thiele. The cast of “Grease” pose in front of the green 1953 Desoto known as “Greased Lightning” during one of the play’s rehearsals. “Grease” is currently playing in the Francis Frazier Comstock Theater with performances this weekend and next weekend.

    The Fifties are back

    Cast members stretch in Concordia’s Francis Frazier Comstock Theater, warming up for the final rehearsal before their debut performance of “Grease.” The buzz of drilling indicates the last few boards […]

     
  • Photo by Kyle Thiele. Juniors Nikita Welder, Stephanie Wetter, Lauren Monteforte, and Danne Verghis show off their group costume as the band Kiss at the Concordia Halloween Bash Oct. 29.

    Halloween Costume Savings

    Halloween costumes are known to shock, frighten and titillate celebrators everywhere. But so do the prices. This year, some people sought to cut down the horrific costs in favor of […]

     
  • Photo by Brandon King. Art lovers of all ages wearing all different clothing and costumes flocked to the DK Custom Gallery and Framing at Gallery 14 for the "Crux of the Hollow" Art Show Oct. 14 from 8 p.m. to midnight. This exhibit will be showing in the gallery until Oct. 31.

    ‘Crux of the Hollow’ Art Show: Spooktacular

    DK Custom Gallery and Framing at Gallery 14 held their first “Crux of the Hollow” art show, which featured many renowned and upcoming Fargo-Moorhead artists and even Athena Funk from […]

     
  • Photo by Kyle Thiele. This photo, titled "Woman with Hat & Hook" is one of many from the "African Soul, American Heart" exhibit currently beig shown at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. The photos were taken by Debra Dawson, a Fargo native who traveled to Duk Payuel in South Sudan.

    ‘African Soul, American Heart’ Brings Duk Payuel to Moorhead

    Fargo native Debra Dawson began her journey to Duk Payuel in South Sudan, Africa, after an unlikely encounter with Joseph Akol Makeer, a Lost Boy of Sudan. Joseph fled genocide […]

     
  • Photo by Kyle Thiele. Artist and NDSU painting professor Kimble A. Bromley stands in front of his 72" by 144" oil painting on canvas, entitled "In the Beginning." This work is part of Bromley's series based on his favorite book "Moby Dick."

    F-M 2011 Studio Crawl Worth The Trek

    Even if art isn’t your favorite thing, there still would have been something for you to love about the 8th annual FM Studio Crawl that was held Oct. 1 and […]

     
  • Photo from Allmoviephoto.com. Rafiki (voiced by Robert Guillaume) showed baby Simba (voiced by Johnathan Taylor Thomas) to the Pride Lands in "The Lion King 3D."

    Lion King 3D: The New Classic

    “Nothing beats a Disney classic” is what one movie-goer said after seeing “The Lion King” in brand new 3-D technology. There is always some hesitation when an old favorite gets […]