Finding helpful techniques to relieve stress of finals week

Finding helpful techniques to relieve stress of finals week

Finals week: a week full of last minute studying, preparing presentations and taking tests also brings a burden of stress on students. According to Director of Counseling Services Stephanie Newsom, students need a little stress though to motivate them and to keep pushing through life’s obstacles. “Sometimes what leads to […]

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Families admire the Festival of Trees after Christmas with Wartburg concert. —Lauren Matysik/TRUMPET

Festival of Trees fall under new guidance

The annual Festival of Trees kicked off on Dec. 2 with the Wartburg Marketing & Communication department in charge for the first time. The Festival of Trees had always been put together by the Waverly Chamber of Commerce and has been held in Wartburg’s Communication and Technology Center (CTC). Eileen […]

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Abby Blake-Bradshaw and Therin Bradshaw were married in the chapel this fall.  Students, alumni, faculty/staff and Board of Regents members have the opportunity to have their wedding in the chapel to commemorate their time together at Wartburg. -Submitted photo

Wartburg weddings

Wartburg Chapel is more than a place of worship, it is a place where many alumni and students come to have their wedding ceremony. Recently, two students had the pleasure of hosting their wedding in the Chapel. Therin Bradshaw and his bride, Abby Blake-Bradshaw, decided to host their ceremony in […]

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Winter break on campus

Many Wartburg students have the opportunity to spend long breaks at home with their family. However, there are a number of students who aren’t able to travel home as easily. International students and athletes who need to be on campus to prepare for a competition may stay during Christmas break […]

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Dr. Wes Brooks recently earned his Ph. D. at Iowa State University to follow his career aspirations. Other faculty members on campus also have earned their graduate degrees recently. — Dan Haack/TRUMPET

Furthering education later in life

Getting your Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) can be a difficult experience and a process Dr. Wes Brooks, assistant dean of students, is familiar with.

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