Graphic by Morgan Schleif.

New student club strives to empower young girls

Sitting at a roundtable at Horizon Middle School, a small group of sixth-grade girls shared their personal highs and lows of the day with two Concordia students who are the […]


More in Student Involvement

  • Why change doesn’t always have to be a bad thing

    Why change doesn’t always have to be a bad thing

    As a whole, we are stuck in our ways. Numerous factors attribute toward our refined direction of viewing affairs, ways of living life as well as ultimately achieving success and […]

  • Photo by Paul Flessland. Kate Brothern, one of Barb Witteman's Friendship inquiry seminar students, helps two fifth-grade friends with a Science Academy experiment during their visit to campus.

    Fifth-grade friendships formed

    Pursuing academics, pursuing friendships. Writing essays, writing friendly letters. Discussing scholarly works, discussing children’s books. It sounds like college versus fifth grade, but it isn’t. It is the syllabus for […]

  • Graphic by Ryan Bloom.

    SGA takes stance on marriage amendment

    The Student Government Association decided at a forum meeting Monday to encourage vote “no” by students on the upcoming Minnesota marriage amendment. After watching other Minnesota colleges such as St. […]

  • Photo by Mary Henning. Courtney Gasner-White (left) and Lucia Martin (right) debate during their concurrent session titled "Debating Genocide."

    Student presenters set symposium record

    The Faith, Reason and World Affairs Symposium “Beyond Genocide: Learning to Help and Hope” set a record for student involvement this year, with 11 out of the 15 selected concurrent […]

  • Student group fights sex trafficking

    Student group fights sex trafficking

    After traveling to Thailand and Cambodia with the women’s soccer team, Haley Haddock was inspired to start a new student organization. Haddock, along with Bekah Marcis, who graduated in May, […]

  • ASU collects books

    ASU collects books

    It’s that time of the year. School’s almost over, and its time to figure out what to do with all the books from this semester. Normally, options would include keeping […]

  • Photo by Rachel Torgerson.

    Fashion show benefits YWCA

    Right between the business professional and date night categories, Jane Barnstuble won a door prize at the third annual Public Relations Club fashion show. She shrieked and sprang out of […]

  • SGA plans new journal, other initiatives

    SGA plans new journal, other initiatives

    Three new Student Government Association projects are scheduled to hit campus this month. These include a new campus publication, a new award and a campaign to save energy. The largest […]

  • Photo by Rachel Torgerson. Michelle Killoran '01, VP of Finance for Scheels, talks to a student during the Fuel the Fire conference for LeadNow on Jan. 21.

    LeadNow workshops fuel the leadership fire

    This article was written by Jamie Offerdahl, a contributing author at The Concordian. Fuel the Fire’s winter leadership conference took place Jan. 21. Two hundred seventy registered students attended this […]