Jan 28, 2014
Austin Phillips ’14, Apple Valley, Minn., knows the full meaning of commitment. Now he and other members of The Concordia Band are preparing to go on tour.
The trombone player routinely practices at least three hours a day in preparation for rehearsals with the Concordia band, orchestra and brass quintet. He’s been this way since the fourth grade when he first took up the trombone.
“I just think…Music
Jan 10, 2014
Integrating faith and work can be challenging for those in the legal profession, according to three recent speakers at a Lorentzsen Center for Faith and Work event.
Despite tension between God’s law and man’s law at times, faith is often a motivating factor for those involved in the judicial system, according to three area speakers at a recent luncheon hosted by the Lorentzsen Center for Faith and Work…
Dec 10, 2013
Four students are studying business in India, a place of contradictions and variety.
India has changed the way Jacob Olson ’14 thinks about business.
While studying in the country for a semester, he has worked with nongovernmental organizations, startup entrepreneurs and global corporations.
The experiences have been as varied…Academics Global
Dec 03, 2013
For Victor Crindal ’14 and Erin Einarson ’14, the BREW Café at the Offutt School of Business in Grant Center is more than a coffee shop. It’s their classroom.
The student managers oversee the coffee shop’s day-to-day operations. They do it all – from scheduling 15 employees to ordering supplies. The experience allows them to put into practice what they study in their business classrooms down the hall…Academics
Jul 30, 2013
Matt Gantz ’14, Eagan, Minn., is taking his knowledge in finances to the next level working with employees of the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C.
Matt Gantz ’14, Eagan, Minn., is taking his knowledge in finances to the next level working side by side with employees of the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C. He interned this summer with the board that oversees the nation’s central…
May 28, 2013
Ruthie Stein ’14, Northfield, Minn., has successfully integrated her business studies at United International College in Zhuhai, China, into winning competitions for student entrepreneurship.
Stein, a Chinese and international business major who studied Chinese at Concordia Language Villages, has thrived on UIC’s free enterprise competitions. Her team took first place in Hong Kong and then finished in the top 16 competing in Beijing…