Good ‘Liszt’ning Starts Tonight

This year’s Midwinter Piano Festival celebrates Franz Liszt. One of the special guests is Dr. Thomas Mastroianni, president of the American Liszt Society. Here’s a rundown of the festival’s events: Dr. Thomas Mastroianni, Pianist “Années de Pèlerinage III” by Franz Liszt Thursday, Feb. 3 • 8 p.m. Jihye Chang Sung, Pianist, and Benjamin Sung, Violinist…
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Cobber Alumna Finalist In GMA Competition

Need advice? Ask Carla Barnhill. Barnhill, a 1988 Concordia graduate, is a finalist in the “Good Morning America” ‘Dear GMA’ Advice Guru Search. This proud Minnesotan was selected from a pool of more than 15,000 applicants to be in the final four. The winner receives a full-time job giving advice with “Good Morning America.” As…
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Family Fun This Weekend @ Concordia

Beat the winter doldrums with a day of family fun. The festivities start with Buck Day. Just $1 and a copy of the Buck Day page admits your entire family for the whole day. Schedule: 1 p.m. Concordia vs. Gustavus—women’ basketball game 3 p.m. Concordia vs. Gustavus—men’s basketball game Concessions available for purchase. 2-5 p.m.…
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An Inside Perspective

Normally, finishing a book in academia means a short quiz or discussion. English professor Scott Olsen likes to do things a little differently. When his non-fiction writing class finished “The Children’s Blizzard,” they made a Skype call to the home of the book’s author David Laskin. “I can say a million things about a book…
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Warm Up With Flamenco Vivo, Tuesday, Jan. 25

Flamenco Vivo is one of the nation’s premier flamenco and Spanish dance companies. Join the talented singers, guitarists and dancers of this unique art form as they bring their rich cultural tradition alive! 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25 Memorial Auditorium Tickets Reserved seating  $25 General admission  $20 Students (under 18)  $10 Concordia students, faculty and…
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