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Waverly & Wartburg Welcome RAGBRAI

Waverly & Wartburg Welcome RAGBRAI

Waverly and Wartburg College welcome 20,000 riders for the Des Moines Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa. The college itself will host over 3,000 riders and will provide showers, food, and entertainment. By: Nichole Lyons Wartburg Hosts 3,000 RAGBRAI Riders RAGBRAI Events Planned for Community Waverly Finishes New Amphitheater […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
An ash tree on Wartburg's campus. -- Seth Nutting/TRUMPET

Emerald ash borer invades Waverly

Taking a walk through downtown Waverly, residents may take for granted the wide-armed branches of an ash tree that has provided shade and relief for the town’s residents the last several decades. Soon the trees will be no longer. The emerald ash borer, an invasive species spreading across the United […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Volunteers needed for ASPIRE riding program

Volunteers needed for ASPIRE riding program

The non-profit organization ASPIRE in Waterloo is looking for volunteers. The organization offers therapy through horseback to individuals with any physical, cognitive and emotion disabilities. Anyone at age 14 and older can volunteer their time to help the Therapeutic Riding Program at ASPIRE. Some prior exprience would be beneficial, however, if […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
Ten minutes without your phone

Ten minutes without your phone

Some students at Wartburg are going without their phones for a good cause. 3.4 million people die from water related diseases each year and more people have a mobile phone than a toilet.  UNICEF tap project motivates people to go just ten minutes without their phones. For every ten minutes […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
The search of a lifetime

The search of a lifetime

The eighteenth birthday is one that most will not forget. While it is usually said to mark the beginning of adulthood, for Tia Hagy it marked the beginning of a search. “I didn’t even think of it myself,” Hagy said. “My parents just encouraged it to me. It was always […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
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