- WARTBURG’S KLEINFELD LECTURE TO FEATURE WWII HISTORIANEdward Westermann, a Regents Professor of History at Texas A&M University-San Antonio, will be the featured speaker at Wartburg College’s annual Kleinfeld Lecture in German History, Culture and Politics at 4:45 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28.
- ELON UNIVERSITY DEAN JOINS WARTBURG COLLEGE BOARD OF REGENTSAnn Adams Bullock, dean of the Dr. Jo Watts Williams School of Education at Elon University, is the newest member of the Wartburg College Board of Regents.
- A SATURDAY TO REMEMBER FOR WARTBURG ATHLETICSSaturday will go down as one to remember on the field, the pitch and the course for Warburg College athletics. The women’s soccer team, football team, and men’s and women’s cross-country teams all shined bright on a cold and gloomy day.
WARTBURG WOMEN’S SOCCER TEAM HOSTS 2022 NCAA TOURNAMENT
The Wartburg women’s soccer team on Nov. 7 received an at-large bid into the 2022 NCAA Division III tournament and will host the first two rounds.
- NEW COACH, NO PROBLEMWartburg women’s soccer is off to a blistering 6-0 start to begin the season and new head coach, Emily Ryan, has yet to lose a game in her time at Wartburg.
- JOHN KURTT: GONE BUT NEVER FORGOTTENWartburg men’s and women’s cross country are running for a cause this season as they continue to honor former coach and athletic director, John Kurtt, ‘53, who passed away on Aug. 23 of 2022, at age 91.
- WOMEN’S SOCCER SPRING SEASON STARTSWartburg’s women’s soccer team has also begun their spring season for the first time in nearly three years.
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
GET ROASTED ‘EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS,’ SAYS OWNER
Local coffee shop Get Roasted was opened during the pandemic, and business has been booming since.
The owner and founder of the shop, Dave Thompson, has been roasting his own coffee beverages as a hobby for several years. He began by roasting beans in a popcorn maker and continued to hone his craft through experimentation and taste-tests.
- TAI VERDES HEADLINES LARGE EVENTThe Large Event this year will be headlined by Tai Verdes, best known for songs “A-O-K” and “Stuck in the Middle,” according to an announcement by ETK.
- BIG EVENTS COMING FOR MAY TERM FROM ETKEntertainment ToKnight has been working to create events for the Wartburg community. The organization is starting to plan events for May Term and the 2022-23 academic year.
- GAYLA WEEK TO RETURN TO CAMPUS IN FULL SWINGThis past weekend, Mar. 19-20, the Wartburg College Alliance held their “Gay Paddy’s Day Karaoke & Party” at the Alliance Lounge in Löhe 137. The organization is already making preparations for their next big event: Gayla Week.