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Perception of Dance

Going through my posts, I decided to finish a thought from early 2014. I attended a performance of the River North Dance Company. Luther College ensures that at least one professional modern dance company comes to campus each spring, adding variety … Continue reading

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Blossoming Bergamot

At the end of a stressful day this past week, I walked around Melanaphy Springs and remembered past respites from stress that have happened since graduating from high school. One of them was walking through bergamot blooming as hard as they … Continue reading

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Musical Similarities and Growth

Every year Luther College Music performs two operatic performances. Musicians offered the Spring Opera to the Luther College community on May 9-10, and friends and I attended the latter performance. This year, two one-act operas, music by Giacomo Puccini and libretto by Giovacchino … Continue reading

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Caucasian

As my senior paper revolves around data I collected at my college, I wrote a profile for the college to lend background context to my informants and my argument. In the process, I realized that over 80% of Luther’s students … Continue reading

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Love Stories

Last night in support of a dancer friend, I attended the somewhat unusual senior project presentation created by Luther’s Theatre/Dance majors. Of two halves of the performance, I want to focus on the first. “Maiden, Mother, Crone: Where Does the Kissing Go?” contrasted … Continue reading

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Kentucky Wins!

Unbeknownst to much of the Luther contingent going to Kentucky for the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), the conference’s host university’s men’s basketball team entered the Final Four. But UK (their acronym, not mine!) won something else: this year’s NCUR had … Continue reading

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“I’m Ready”

My flute professor spoke these words, cueing me to open the stage door for her to begin her faculty recital last weekend. These two words are powerful words, initiating something new, something for which preparation was necessary, something including stress, … Continue reading

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