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Snakes Alive! Cedar Valley kids check out reptiles

Snakes Alive! Cedar Valley kids check out reptiles

This past week, the Grout museum participated in its annual outreach program with two elementary schools in the Waterloo area. Jason Dornbush took a few different constrictor snakes to both Lou Henry and Kittrell Elementary schools. This program allowed students and their families to get an up close look at […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
IIAC Roundup: Week 7

IIAC Roundup: Week 7

Four programs have won an Iowa Conference championship since 1997. Wartburg is one and this year’s Knights have played the other three already in the first three weeks of IIAC competition. They’re 3-0 by a combined 121-23. The Knights were dominant again Saturday, while Buena Vista had another big offensive day to remain unbeaten […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Martha Muswema receives her gift bag meal from Wartburg student and dining employee Monica Sieg. The bag contained food that was prepackaged and microwavable. — Allix Williamson/TRUMPET

Gift bag meals meet with mixed opinions

Homecoming meals were not the traditional Mensa meal this year, as students were given the option of a “gift bag” style meal for last week’s Friday dinner and Saturday lunch. The meals contained soup, entreé options for both days, as well as water and a variety of snacks, Margaret Empie, […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Gabe house (left) and the garage (right), located across from Löhe Hall is scheduled to be torn down by the end of November to make way for a prairie planting. — Matt Gruemmer/TRUMPET

Prairie landscaping to replace rundown buildings

The Wartburg Sustainability Department is planning a prairie planting on campus to reduce long-term spending and create more opportunities for students, Anne Duncan, director of sustainability, said. The proposed landscaping will take place on the college-owned Gabe lot, located on the corner of seventh street northwest and third avenue northwest […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News
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Unlocked rooms assist thieves

In the wake of a female student reporting an unknown man in her dorm room, Wartburg Security is stressing the importance of keeping dorm rooms locked. The female student who reported the intruder last week was not harmed nor reported any items missing, but it was enough for John Myers, […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News
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