TUITION-FREE FIFTH YEAR NOT AN OPTION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

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. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS FEEL THEY LACK SUPPORT: ‘THERE IS NO BRIDGE’

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.  

MASK MANDATE UPDATE: ATHLETES RESPOND

The Wartburg community will keep wearing masks inside college buildings – classrooms, dining areas and communal areas. Masks are not required in larger areas, according to a recent change.

JUDGE TEMPORARY ORDER ALLOWS FOR IOWA SCHOOLS TO MANDATE MASKS

Judge Robert Pratt, a federal judge, ordered the state of Iowa to halt the enforcement of a law Governor Kim Reynolds passed in May. The judge’s order is to be put in effect immediately.

GET CARDED: WARTBURG LAUNCHES VACCINATION CARD TURN-IN CAMPAIGN

On Tuesday, September 21, there will be a Get Carded push day to encourage everyone in the campus community, including students, faculty and staff, to turn in their vaccination information.