A Call For Social Justice

Dismantling racism, marginalization and oppression are immense tasks and speaking out is complex. Dr. Craig Schwalbe will bring his insight through his lecture, “Being Against the -isms: From Bystander to Voice.” It will take place at 9:20 a.m. Friday, Oct. 28, in the Centrum, Knutson Campus Center. Dr. Kristi K. Loberg, associate professor and program…
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Lending A Hand In Ecuador

Mackenzie Hedge ’18 spent three weeks volunteering at the Fundación Medica Mosquera, a health center in Quito, Ecuador. When Hedge came across a flier advertising a volunteer program that would send her to Ecuador, she thought “why not?” and applied. Her open-minded attitude paid off. The nursing and Spanish double major received the Spirit Cultural…
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Predicting Turkish Politics With Math

Not many undergraduates would try using math to predict Turkish politics, but Matthew Lillehaugen ’17 is doing just that. Lillehaugen is majoring in political science and global studies at Concordia. He also has minors in physics and math. This summer he combined his academic interests to pursue a research project at a level usually reserved…
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Renovated Research

Science facility renovations aren’t putting a hold on on-campus research. The Aasgaard House on the north side of Concordia’s campus has served many purposes over the years. The little white building was once the president’s residence, then the home economics department’s Home Management House, and later it served as the college’s Office of Communications and…
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Weird, Accessible Science

Dr. Graeme Wyllie brings both the science and the weird to the table, making science accessible for everyone. Wyllie stands at his science table in the dim light of the camp room holding a lighter and a handful of little bubbles. “Now this science should only ever be done by grown-ups. By old folk,” he…
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