Photo by Olivia Gear. Susana Lu is the new assistant director for the Office of Intercultural Affairs and will work on programs to help maintain ties to the Fargo-Moorhead Community.

Office of Intercultural Affairs welcomes new assistant director

The New Year has brought some changes to the Office of Intercultural Affairs (ICA). Not only has its office been moved from the Parke Student Leadership Center to Lorentzen, but […]


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  • Photo by Meg Pittelko. Despite damage to Christmas lights by squirrels, the lights will continue to twinkle across campus this winter.

    How the squirrels stole Christmas

    Although it is not quite December and the extra pounds from Thanksgiving dinner are not yet lost, people are already thinking about Christmas.  Christmas on campus entails a lot of […]

  • Submitted photo. From left: Katharine Spencer and Sallie Steiner pose for a photo with Kraa after the concert Saturday.

    Swedish band brings culture to Concordia

    Concordia College is very proud of its Scandinavian heritage. On Saturday, Nov. 3, the college was able to express this Scandinavian pride by inviting Kraa, a Swedish band to perform […]

  • Mike Wilson, BSU president, dances on stage during Family Weekend Showcase.

    African and Black Student Unions open to all students

    When senior Karen Betts was asked if she knew that there was a difference between the African Student Union (ASU) and the Black Student Union (BSU) on campus she replied […]

  • Photo by Lana Gyamera. A booth at the Habib Cuisine in Fargo.

    Diversify your taste buds

    One of the most important facets of a Concordia College education is to train students to become responsibly engaged in the world. Cobbers are constantly being prepared to become global […]

  • Photo by Rachel Torgerson. Nathaniel Dickey directs the Symphonic Band at their Earth Day concert outside of Francis Frazier Comstock Theatre. This is the first outdoor Earth Day concert the department has performed and was seen as a success by students and faculty.

    Earth Day band concert a success

    The Earth Day Concert’s major obstacle was Fargo-Moorhead’s rather unpleasant weather. That, however, proved insignificant as April 20s weather was suitable for the Symphonic Band to perform outdoors in front […]

  • Photo by Zach Forstrom. Hip hop artist POS served as the headliner for the evening concert for the Hip Hop Summit on March 31 in the Centrum. Other artists that performed during the concert included Big Mike, Big Rob, Mike WIl, Me and You Crew, Kipp G, Tony the Butcher and Desdamona.

    Hip hop’s potential growth

    The Black Students Union, for one of its maiden events since its inauguration a year ago, took up the mantel of organizing the annual Hip Hop Summit this year. The […]

  • Photo by Lana Gyamera. Jenna Bakken and Mitchell Carlstom, both members of the Concordia Percussion Ensemble, practice with Dr. David Eyler, for a piece entitled "Yurikago," a Japanese folk song that we be performed during the concert to end the Day of Percussion March 31.

    Day of Percussion to be most unique yet

    The first beats of this year’s annual Day of Percussion may not have sounded yet, which takes place Mar. 31, but David Eyler already believes it will be an event […]

  • Photo by Olivia Gear. Dr. Greg Carlson teaches in the Communication Studies and Theatre Arts Department on campus. He is deeply involved in finding ways to use media inside and outside the classroom, whether that means showing films to demonstrate class concepts or using Facebook for discussion.

    More than just a professor

    Greg Carlson could be deemed a patriot of the Fargo-Moorhead area. Carlson, director of media activities and assistant professor of the communications studies and theatre arts department, was born in […]

  • Action, romance, comedy: Cyrano has it all

    Action, romance, comedy: Cyrano has it all

    With three main stage acts to her name, senior Vanessa Liming finds her fourth and final stage show both exciting and challenging. Not only does she play Roxane, the female […]