ADAPTATION AND ANTICIPATION
This year, a continuation of a pandemic year, exists outside of the definition of a “normal” college experience. It is in these times that new traditions are formed and people adapt.
BUSINESS AS USUAL: FRESHMEN ORIENTATION CONTINUES ON
First year orientation looked a bit different this fall, while still incorporating unique elements from the orientation experience in 2020.
AMIDST COVID-19, COMMUNITY PROVIDES COMFORT
Through the ups and downs of COVID-19, the Wartburg College community persists with a hopeful and safety-minded attitude.
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.
WARTBURG TO REINSTATE MASK MANDATE
Wartburg College will require masks inside all campus buildings on Aug. 23 as coronavirus cases of the delta variant continue to rise.
NINE WARTBURG STUDENTS SPEND SUMMER AS FAITH IN THE VACCINE AMBASSADORS
Nine Wartburg College students are spending their summer educating others about the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine as a way to increase vaccination rates in their home communities.
WARTBURG COLLEGE ACCEPTS COVID-19 VACCINATION CHALLENGE
Wartburg College has accepted President Joe Biden’s invitation for colleges and universities to join him in the White House’s efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic by encouraging vaccination for all eligible individuals.
WARTBURG UPDATES MASK POLICY, LIFTS MASK REQUIREMENT
The lower half of faces will become visible once again on Wartburg’s campus. On Saturday, May 15, Darrel Colson, president of Wartburg College, announced the lifting of mask requirements on campus.
VIRUS CONCERNS DELAY SPRING FOOTBALL
The Wartburg football season will have to wait. The team was shut down due to COVID concerns and did not play their scheduled March 27 game.
VACCINATION AT LAST: WARTBURG STUDENTS BEGIN COVID-19 VACCINATION PROCESS
Vaccines are coming to campus. On Friday, April 2, Wartburg College announced that the college would be partnering with an outside organization to offer COVID-19 vaccines on campus.