International students spend summer away from home

Many Luther students look forward to summer break as a chance to get away from the school day hustle of homework and tests and to enjoy some quality time with family and friends. However, for many international students, the chances to go home are few and far between.
According to Residence Life, there will be approximately 32 international students living on campus this summer.

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Softball plays in regional tournament

Luther’s softball team competed in the NCAA III Regional Tournament May 9-11 at Central College in Pella, Iowa. The team went 2-2 in the tournament, making it to the championship game on Sunday.
On May 9, the team played Washington-St. Louis and lost 2-7. Scoring for the Norse, Kelsey Rose (‘15) and Katie Wieland (‘15) hit solo home runs. Rose tied the game in the bottom of the first with her home run and Wieland tied the game 2-2 in the fourth.

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Track & field hosts conference meet

By: Luke Manderfeld, Staff Writer
May 15, 2014

The Luther track & field team competed in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) Championship May 8-10. The women placed second, 103.5 points behind Wartburg, the third ranked team in the nation. The men finished fifth with a total of 67 points, 164 points behind first place Wartburg.

Softball plays in regional tournament

By: Julia Joseph, Sports Editor
May 15, 2014

Luther’s softball team competed in the NCAA III Regional Tournament May 9-11 at Central College in Pella, Iowa. The team went 2-2 in the tournament, making it to the championship game on Sunday.

Seniors end their final season

By: Julia Joseph, Sports Editor
May 15, 2014

Participating in sports at Luther is a commitment that lasts all four years of their college career for many student athletes. With spring season coming to an end, many seniors are saying goodbye to the sport that they have been playing during their college career and longer.

Opportunity trade-off

By: Katie Hale,
May 15, 2014

Dear editor,

As another spring semester at Luther draws to a close—a spring semester that I have spent off-campus in Paris, France—I find myself reflecting on all the things I missed out on this year.
It’s hard to leave your friends and family for six months, and even harder to go on Facebook and see pictures from the events you didn’t get to attend.

Nutritionist on campus

By: Jayne Cole and Anne Blocker ,
May 15, 2014

Dear editor,

Most students don’t know that we have a nutritionist right here at Luther. Anne Blocker is a registered dietician and certified diabetes educator who has been working at Luther for 10 years in the Student Life department and with the college Wellness Program and also as the food council adviser.

A gendered culture of education

By: Andrea Malek,
May 15, 2014

Dear editor,

Senate plans for next year

A Sit-Down with Senate
By: Libby Logsden and Maggie Steinberg,
May 15, 2014

Hello fellow Luther Students,

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