The importance of the public intellectual

Not too many people knew about global warming before Former Vice President Al Gore premiered “An Inconvenient Truth.” Climate change research was something that was reserved for elites in the […]


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  • Photo by Rachel Torgerson. Professor Scott Jones after conducting the Concordia College Band at the 2011 Homecoming Concert. He announced his resignation Jan. 18 after Ohio State University, his alma mater, offered him a job.

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    Sustainability trip to Appalachians planned

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    Intervisitation proposal complete

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    More than a Band-Aid

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    Innovation, creativity in tribute to Bach

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