Photo courtesy of Concordia College Family Weekend.

Family weekend for both ‘blood’ family and friends

Family Weekend has long been a tradition at Concordia College, and it is a tradition that will be continued this weekend, Sept. 14 through Sept. 16. Family Weekend is a […]


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    African and Black Student Unions open to all students

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    Family-less Family Weekend

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    On a small scale, and in a perhaps unremarkable way, it may be strangely serendipitous that Family Weekend happened to fall on this particular weeked this year. This weekend, some […]