Film Receives International Honors

A film produced by Dr. Gregory Carlson, director of media activities and film studies, is a finalist in an international documentary competition. In the 2014 International Documentary Challenge, “The Hammer and the Axe” was chosen along with 11 other finalists from a pool of hundreds of documentaries submitted from around the world. The film is…
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Cobbers Start New Senior Volunteer Opportunity

Several Concordia seniors spent study day bringing their education full circle by volunteering. Concordia is known for its “Hands for Change” program, which has first-year students volunteering in the community on their first day of Orientation. Dozens of seniors took one of their last free days as undergraduates to give back to the community they…
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Presiding ELCA Bishop Visits Concordia

The Rev. Elizabeth Eaton issued a challenge to students and local clergy when she delivered the homily during Concordia’s chapel April 24. “We have to change things up wherever we go,” she said. The presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America visited Concordia as part of a tour that brought her to the…
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Concordia Data Analytics Team Wins Competition

Concordia’s data analytics team took first place at the 2014 Midwest Undergraduate Data Analytics Competition at Winona (Minn.) State University. Team members are Bryce Frentz ’14, Sioux Falls, S.D.; Megan Menth ’14, Hutchinson, Minn.; Erin Twohy ’14, St. Cloud, Minn.; and Tom Dukatz ’16, Eagan, Minn. The team, coached by Dr. John Reber, assistant professor…
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Authors On Concordia Campus For National Book Award Event

Concordia College hosted the ninth annual National Book Awards at Concordia on March 27. Featured authors were National Book Award finalists Rachel Kushner and Wendy Lower. Kushner, the 2013 National Book Award finalist for fiction, and Lower, 2013 National Book Award finalist for nonfiction, will participate in the featured Readings and Conversation hosted by NPR’s…
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