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  • Cold Cobbers

    Cobbers, Cobbers, Cobbers: I have to say that we up in da nort’ here sure know what weather is. We have been voted some of the worst weather in the […]

     
  • The value of Twitter

    I’ve had a Twitter account since my junior year of high school. As a proud early adopter, I spent a solid year tweeting mostly to myself, posting links to news […]

     
  • Remembering rights

    On Tuesday Iceland announced that it voted to recognize Palestine as an independent state, making it the first Western European country to do so. If you follow international politics at […]

     
  • Photo by Rachel Torgerson. The King Intercultural Center is home to the Tea House, an initiative available because of the Concordia Intercultural Affairs group, every Monday at 4 p.m.

    Tea House experiments with a new way to BREW

    On Mondays at 4 p.m., the King Intercultural Center comes to life with chatter, and the aroma of brewing tea. Senior Jordan Lyseng and Karis Thompson, assistant director of Intercultural […]

     
  • Photo by Katharine Spencer. A new publication will be released to feature the BREW theme at Concordia titled "Eighth Street Forum." It will focus on student perspectives on a variety of topics, including interfaith and equity.

    New publication to feature multiple viewpoints

    This year, senior Greg Clark has set in motion his idea for a campus publication that will present student perspectives on the topics of interfaith, being responsibly engaged in the […]

     
  • 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 Katharine Spencer. George Watsky returned to campus Nov. 11 to perform his spoken word routine in the Centrum.

    Watsky returns to campus

    Spoken word artist George Watsky returned to Concordia on Nov. 11 for a performance of his original poetry and rap. This was Watsky’s second appearance at Concordia, an achievement he […]

     
  • Women’s cross country ends season strong

    The Concordia Women’s Cross Country team ended their season last Saturday, Nov. 12th at the NCAA Central Region Championships hosted at Wartburg College.  The team finished in 11th place, their […]

     
  • Bobby’s Sports Banter

    Bobby’s Sports Banter

    A great pioneer of American sports is at risk of leaving us forever. This is a man who single-handedly changed the landscape of professional athletics in the United States. He […]

     
  • Photo by Zachary Forstrom. Chloe Hinton researches in the Carl B. Ylvisaker Library. For the second year, the Student Government Association will grant two students a $3,000 stipend for summer undergraduate research in any field of study.

    SGA offers research stipend

    This article was written by Jamie Offerdahl, a contributing writer at The Concordian. Opportunities to earn money while doing something that you love don’t come around often, but the Student […]