Think global, BREW local

Think global, BREW local

Why BREWing means more than just studying abroad As individuals we can make a difference. Our daily decisions and actions mold our thinking and responses to situations and scenarios. Passions […]


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  • College bubble interferes with BREW

    College bubble interferes with BREW

    “Becoming Responsibly Engaged in the World,” otherwise known as BREWing, is a superlative goal at Concordia, but I have recently noticed an opportunity for the college to put more meaning […]

  • The BREW: Open for business and learning

    The BREW: Open for business and learning

    Long before the new Offutt School of Business building was conceptualized, a different business-related idea was a-brewing at Concordia. According to Greg Cant, dean of OSB, the concept of a […]

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    Irresponsibly engaged

    April 18 and 19 was a great success for many students, especially due to the diverse presentations at this year’s Celebration of Student Scholarship. Just like other students, we have […]

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    Earlier this month, I received an email from a student that expressed strong resentment toward a Blundergrads comic published in the Nov. 16 edition of The Concordian. That comic featured […]

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    The final countdown

    Next week’s election has been a long time coming, that’s for sure. For more than a year we’ve watched politicians parade past the grandstand of the American voting public. We’ve […]

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    Donors step up

    In times of change, members of the Concordia community–from students to the Board of Regents–stick together in support of the college. This has been true in the past, as when […]

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    Engagement in students

    Two years ago, I submitted a piece for this publication discussing apathy among students at Concordia.  At that time I felt that students at our school were uninvolved, uninterested, and […]

  • Photo taken by Mary Henning. Rose Mapendo speaks at the Symposium opening plenary session.

    Mapendo brings message of forgiveness

    Congolese genocide survivor Rose Mapendo challenged the audience at the opening plenary session of Concordia’s Faith, Reason and World Affairs Symposium with a call to action. “This is my wish […]

  • The travel bug

    In late 2008, I caught the travel bug. I didn’t really care about international travel until then. I was with my high school in northern Italy at a conference called […]