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  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Hartman offers insight into Midnight Basketball

    Dr. Douglas Hartmann, professor of sociology at the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities, spoke about the importance of viewing the world with an ironic, sociological perspective at his Concordia lecture on […]

  • Photo by Jordan Elton. A group of Concordia students helped plan the TEDx Youth event which took place on Nov. 18. The chalkboard above encouraged participants to think about the ways they want to live their life.

    TEDx event explores FM youth’s potential

    If you were asked to define youth, what would you say? Members of the Fargo-Moorhead community were challenged to think about this, along with the potential of the community’s youth, […]

  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    The visitation complaint continues

    Call it predictable, unpersuasive or exhaustingly persistent, but until the Concordia policy governing visitation is amended—if not abolished—the same old tired, clichéd student grievances require redressing. Moreover, these necessary changes […]

  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Confirmation: A reflection on the Catholic faith

    It was only 84 years ago that Jose Luis Sanchez del Rio took a walk around the town toward the cemetery. At 15 years old, one wouldn’t expect him to […]

  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    TEDxYouth at Fargo

    You have likely watched a TED video before. From Bill Clinton to Malcolm Gladwell, speakers of incredibly diverse backgrounds have been invited to share their great ideas. These talks are […]

  • Photo by Kaia Miller. Abby Kratzke, Zahra Tahir and Ingrid Floersheim work together to knit quilt squares in Amy Watkin’s inquiry class, “Beyond Genocide: Learning to Help and Hope.” The class will send their finished quilt to SOS Children’s Village in Kigali, Rwanda.

    Knitting toward hope

    In a room filled with colorful balls of string and bright needles, students try to cast on or figure out where they may have dropped a stitch or two. During […]

  • Photo by Mary Henning.

    Multiple majors: Worth it?

    It’s a major decision. According to Bruce Vieweg, 471 Concordia students have declared majors in multiple disciplines, and each year new students debate the advantages of declaring an additional major. […]

  • When you wish upon a Death Star

    When you wish upon a Death Star

    Images of Justin Beiber’s face on Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader wearing Mickey Mouse ears are just a few of the hundreds of internet responses  to the purchase of Lucasfilm […]

  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    100-Mile Thanksgiving to be held

    Squash, potatoes, mushrooms, honey, beans, dips, syrups and flour will all be available for purchase in the Knutson Campus Center on Nov. 20. Concordia College will host its fourth annual […]

  • Photo by Mary Henning.

    Campus holds $1000 challenge

    Concordia student organizations have teamed up to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Now through Tues., Nov. 20, every dollar students donate will be matched by faculty and […]