The Democratic caucus on Wartburg's campus was filled to the brim with a total of 141 delegates who turned out to vote.

Caucus Coverage: Sanders wins Bremer County’s Ward Three

  Monday night, 141 people showed up to Ward Three’s caucus site on Wartburg’s campus to cast their vote for the Democratic Party’s presidential candidate. This is almost triple the turnout of the 2008 caucus where President Barack Obama won the same ward. Bernie Sanders ended the night with 92 […]

by · February 1, 2016 · 0 comments · News
Former president Bill Clinton spoke in the Ballrooms of Wartburg College's Saemann Student Center.

Clinton: “She just made something good happen”

With four days left until the Iowa caucuses, President Bill Clinton visited Wartburg College Thursday, Jan. 28 to campaign for his wife, Hillary Clinton, as a part of the “Get Out the Caucus” events happening across Iowa. The overarching theme of the speech was “We need to come together to […]

by · January 28, 2016 · 0 comments · News
Bill Clinton will Visit Waverly Thursday, Jan. 28 as a part of his ""

Former President Bill Clinton to visit Wartburg

President Bill Clinton will be visiting Wartburg College on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 11 a.m. in the Knight Ballroom as a part of his “Get Out the Caucus” events across the state of Iowa. Doors will open at 10:15. According to a recent Hillary for America press release, “In January […]

by · January 26, 2016 · 0 comments · News
Local pastor helps refugees

Local pastor helps refugees

Deborah Wise, Pastor of the Trinity United Methodist Church, left for Lesvos, Greece last Sunday to help with the refugee crisis. About 2,000 refugees arrive on the island in Greece daily from Turkey. It is the meeting point for people traveling from Syria, Afghanistan and other countries in the Middle […]

by · January 25, 2016 · 0 comments · News
Wartburg to host caucus

Wartburg to host caucus

      For the first time in over 12 years, Wartburg College will host a Democratic caucus on-campus Feb.1. Robert Leonard, president of the Wartburg Democrats, was responsible for bringing the event to campus. “[The County Democrats] asked me what I thought about the caucus locations, and I told […]

by · January 25, 2016 · 3 comments · News