When most people think about science majors at Wartburg, they come up with programs such as chemistry or biology. However, there’s another major – the actuarial science major.
Playing a sport in college had always been one of my dreams. It would mean having the ability to show myself that all the hard work I had put in while growing up had paid off.
Divisions over COVID-19 vaccinations has not escaped the sports community at Wartburg.
Wartburg College has over 200 students of color out of 1,500. Of that number, 121 are international students, who make up 21% of the total enrollment of the college, according to the diversity page on the Wartburg website.
On July 27, 2020, Wartburg College announced that all full-time students would have the opportunity to come back to Wartburg for a tuition-free fifth year due to the 2020-2021 school year being negatively affected by COVID-19.
The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council focuses on the well-being of the student body and having a healthy campus overall.
College can be a time to explore different values and ethics. For some, that can be joining groups that align with their political, religious, cultural, or other values. Some may even form new groups.
Over the past few years, many international students have struggled to feel accepted at Wartburg College. Along with being far from home, several college policies differ between domestic and international students.
After spending a summer doing comedy in New York, Mahmoud Osman, who goes by the stage name Huta, started hosting open mic nights in his room.
Steve Palmquist, a longtime theater arts and speech teacher, will cover all things science-fiction during Wartburg College’s Keep on Learning community education series beginning Thursday, Oct. 14.