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  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Remembering the Iron Lady

    On Monday, April 8, we woke up to the sad news that Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom whose epoch changing tenure from 1979 to 1990 […]

     
  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Study spots: Foxholes of fortitude

    Dearest Cobber Beanie Students, this week has been a full week for most. With a lot of us fighting to schedule presentations, group projects, papers and final projects, it is […]

     
  • Submitted photo. Members of the speech team pose after winning fifteenth place at the American Forensic Association national speech competition. The competition took place in Kansas over the past weekend.

    Speech team places fifteenth at nationals

    Press Release Concordia College speech competitors placed fifteenth in the overall school competition at the American Forensic Association’s National Individual Events tournament hosted April 5-8 by Hutchinson Community College in […]

     
  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Words into action

    There comes a time when we can no longer stay silent. In the words of Martin Luther King Jr., “We will remember, not the words of our enemies but the […]

     
  • Startup weekend not what Cobbers expected

    Startup weekend not what Cobbers expected

    Zach Lipp, Christoffer Birch-Jensen, Matt Gantz and Levi Bachmeier signed up for the Startup Weekend event expecting 54 hours of serious work committed to ideas that would significantly influence the […]

     
  • Photo by Olivia Gear. Matt Walker and some gaming club alumni challenge each other during the Game-A-Thon March 8-10. More than 25 Concordia alumni returned to campus for the event.

    Alumni return for gaming club’s annual event

    Seven out of the last eight years Kayse Kruschke, a 2009 Concordia graduate, has returned to the Concordia campus for one thing— the Game-A-Thon. Kruschke was not alone. Nearly 25 […]

     
  • Photo by Olivia Gear. Nicole Kippen, Breana Voss, Rachel Lindgren, Kathryn Erickson and Jenna Marie Seery giggle on stage during the production “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” a senior thesis project directed by Missy Hildebrandt.

    Six players, five women, one dress

    “Anything else, Miss Missy?” the stage manager asked as she looked up at the director sitting in a middle row of the audience. The director didn’t need any more tasks […]

     
  • Submitted photo. Women’s soccer at head coach Dan Weiler at work with the team during a practice session. Weiler announced on March 5 that he would be stepping down as head coach to take a position with the Christopher Newport University women’s soccer team in Newport News, Va. Weiler began his new job on March 17.

    Soccer coach steps down

    Women’s soccer head coach Dan Weiler stepped down on March 5 after 11 seasons with the program. Weiler has accepted a head coaching position at Christopher Newport University in Newport […]

     
  • Graphic by Emilie Bowman.

    Registration goes smoothly

    Registering for spring semester classes last fall left many students and faculty members frustrated with the Banner system. This time around, Chief Information Officer Bruce Vieweg and Registrar Erica Peterson […]

     
  • Photo by Beth Meemken. “Society’s Image,” a mixed media art piece by Kate Hammero.

    Students showcase art

    The Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition is now showcasing student art through the end of March in Concordia’s Cyrus M. Running Gallery. The showcase allows students to display their works […]