Hispanic students speak to lack of diversity

Hispanic students speak to lack of diversity

As the college strives to find a diversity officer for its new diversity initiative, some hispanic students on campus find the lack of diversity to impact the campus in negative […]

 

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  • Concordia turns 125

    Concordia turns 125

    College prepares for quasquicentennial Oct. 31, 2016 marks the 125th anniversary of Concordia College and there are many events planned to take place throughout the year to celebrate this milestone […]

     
  • Concordia professors each have their own policies on cell phone use in class. Photo by Maddie Malat.

    A new balancing act

    Cell phone usage in Concordia classrooms In one classroom, a student is told to put her phone away and pay attention. Next door, students use their cell phones to take […]

     
  • Students in Reber’s forecasting class. From left to right: Mark Switajski, Zach Lipp, Tom Dukatz, Phil Manley, Rachel Swedin and Alex Reichle. Photo by Maddie Malat.

    Forecasting class to predict enrollment for upcoming year

    Nine students in Dr. John Reber’s forecasting class are working to predict Concordia’s future enrollment numbers, which could greatly benefit the college’s budget planning. According to Eric Addington, associate vice […]

     
  • Retiring Concordia faculty

    Retiring Concordia faculty

    Thank you for your dedication to your students David Boggs professor of painting and director, graphic design, Art, 31 years Dr. Marilyn Guy professor of Education, 40 years Dr. Gretchen […]

     
  • Alejandro Piqué, Spanish department native assistant, leads a conversation group with Spanish students. Photo by Maddie Malat.

    Language Department update: Native Assistant positions eliminated

    Concordia’s budget cuts have been hard on several departments, but will especially affect world language students. In addition to the removal of several majors and teaching positions, there will be […]

     
  • A toast to Cord from a transfer

    A toast to Cord from a transfer

    As some or none of you may know, I am leaving Concordia next fall. I will be transferring to NDSU for a handful of reasons, but I will always be […]

     
  • How Concordia handles plagiarism

    How Concordia handles plagiarism

    Rigid policies are in place, but how do professors actually deal with it? A survey of over 63,700 college students conducted by Rutgers University found that 38 percent of college […]

     
  • Professors tailor classroom discussions for introverted students

    Professors tailor classroom discussions for introverted students

    One step. That is all that separates Tayler Klimek from the inner ring of desks — the fishbowl — where small-group discussion is taking place in a large-group setting. It […]

     
  • What is consent? Cobbers talk about sexual assault

    What is consent? Cobbers talk about sexual assault

    One in 5 women and 1 in 16 men will experience sexual assault while in college, according to It’s On Us, a campaign combating sexual assault in colleges nationwide. So […]