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Sneeha Mahapatra, a student, and Jill Westen work one-on-one to better understand how to research topics . —Jenna Winter/TRUMPET

New IS 101 technique for students

A new technique was put in place for IS 101 classes this year that has online labs students can view, instead of having librarians visit each classroom. Since the number of faculty members is decreasing, this is a great tool. “Each lab has a video, tutorial and a quiz. They […]

by · September 25, 2016 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Students reading ‘I Am Malala’

Students reading ‘I Am Malala’

“I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban,” is a memoir written by Malala Yousafzai and also is the 2016-2017 Knightreading. “I Am Malala” was chosen over a year ago when the IS 101 planning committee decided on using “The Other Wes […]

by · September 25, 2016 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Kristina Aleksander a fourth year is a communications intern at the Iowa Secretary of State office in Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines. Aleksander signed a proclamation with Iowa's governor. Aleksander said she loves getting to know the new city and would recommend this program to all students.

A new program in Des Moines

Students can participate in the new Urban studies program in Des Moines. Jo Dorrance, internship coordinator at Wartburg College wanted to have two options for students who want an outside of classroom experience. “The Wartburg West Program which has been in existence for 30 years, has a very good track […]

by · September 25, 2016 · 0 comments · KnightLife
Pathways offers meetings with students

Pathways offers meetings with students

  Pathways offers a variety of resources for students who need help in time management, resume building and more. Derek Solheim, Director of Pathways Center said seniors should schedule an appointment with him that would last 20 minutes. “When we meet with seniors what we really want to do with […]

by · September 25, 2016 · 0 comments · KnightLife
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Eucharist changed to Sanctuary on Wednesday nights

Sanctuary is a new student-led worship service where students can come relax, interact with others and hear the word of God. “Sanctuary is a lot like Eucharist, but without having  testimonies and more of like a church feel, it is more of a Bible study and more cozy,” Jennifer Seubert, […]

by · September 18, 2016 · 0 comments · KnightLife
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