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Students travel over break

Students travel over break

Six service trips will be taking place over Tour Week this year, which is  April 19 to April 26. Each trip has a different focus, from homelessness to community building. A total of 44 students, leaders and advisers will be traveling on Tour Week. One group will be focusing on […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Mentoring program new for fall

Mentoring program new for fall

A new program on campus has been created and is set to kick off next fall. IgKnight mentoring is a peer-mentoring program that will be largely publicized to incoming freshmen. The two College Achievement Programs, CAP and CAP+, have been combined to create one mentoring program to help students wherever […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Students experiencing MCAT stresses

Students experiencing MCAT stresses

Pre-medical students prepare for their future by taking the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT). This exam is one of the key factors needed for students majoring in pre-medicine and, therefore, the most important, Dr. Ed Westen, professor of biology, said. The test is required for students to be admitted to […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · KnightLife
The March Madness craze continues

The March Madness craze continues

As the Division I National Men’s Basketball Tournament plays out, numerous people participate in their own competition by filling out a March Madness bracket. According to espn.go.com, approximately 11.57 million brackets were entered into this year’s ESPN Tournament Challenge. However, after the first day of the tournament, only 273 perfect […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Receiving credit for fitness classes

Receiving credit for fitness classes

For years, Wartburg College has not allowed credit for fitness classes in The W, Ann Arns, chair of the physical education department, said. While previously there were elective classes such as running/jogging at Wartburg, these extracurricular courses have not been seen on campus for many years, Arns said. She said […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · KnightLife
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