History is made while we are in the classroom

History is made while we are in the classroom

Disclaimer: I wrote this article on Friday, Sept. 28, one day after Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s hearing. I was angry, sad, frustrated, disappointed and probably any other negative adjective you […]

 

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  • Photo courtesy of Rebecca Walker.

    ‘Why Gender Matters’ symposium to promote constructive dialogue

    In the midst of the 2016 United States Presidential election, our nation was given the first real look at a qualified woman being seriously considered for presidential office. As we […]

     
  • Letter to the Editor: Danny Kocher

    Letter to the Editor: Danny Kocher

    This year’s symposium took countless hours from countless faculty, staff, students, and guests to set up and run, but it only took one issue of the Concordian to ignore its […]

     
  • Maddie Malat.

    Concordia first ‘fully integrated’ partner of Narrative 4 organization

    “My name is Mahmoud,” Brayden Drevlow said. Drevlow, who is in his second year at Concordia, is a pianist, a leader of the campus conservative group and white. Mahmoud Toumeh […]

     
  • America and the Middle West

    America and the Middle West

    After another successful Faith, Reason and World Affairs Symposium, the planning committee announced today that next year’s event will focus on America and the Middle West. Sonja Wentling, Symposium planning […]

     
  • G. Willow Wilson’s “The Butterfly Mosque” is available in the Cobber Bookstore. Photo by Emely Kransvik

    “The Butterfly Mosque” to be upcoming summer read

    This summer, hundreds of incoming freshmen will read the memoir of a young American woman and hear her questions about faith, following her brave journey to Egypt, where she decided […]

     
  • Symposiums to focus on China, Middle East

    Symposiums to focus on China, Middle East

    Concordia will bounce around the globe in future symposiums. The Concordia community will learn how our region plays a significant role with the rest of the world in the upcoming […]

     
  • Answering the call to action

    Answering the call to action

    A response to last week’s column questioning the symposium Recently in The Concordian Zach Lipp wrote about his experience with the Sustainability Symposium and how frustrating it is to be […]

     
  • Does the symposium inspire action?

    Does the symposium inspire action?

    Concordia College held its 2014 Faith, Reason, and World Affairs Symposium last week, titled “Sustainability: Local Action | Global Impact.” (Disclaimer: I presented an OK concurrent session during this symposium). […]

     
  • The hype surrounding happiness

    The hype surrounding happiness

    The happy, the unhappy and filling the gap Happiness is a subject that has been much chewed over the past couple weeks here in Cobberland. With Symposium and the President’s […]