Entries by Leah Matzke

76 MLC Student-Athletes Named Academic All-UMAC

NEW ULM, Minn. – Martin Luther College finished the winter and spring sports season with 76 student-athletes named Academic All-UMAC The total was just one shy of St. Scholastica’s UMAC-leading 77 honorees. MLC also finished with the highest team grade point average (GPA) in four of the eight sports. The women’s tennis (3.752), men’s tennis (3.724), […]

Equipping Christian Witnesses

With the permission of WELS Conference of Presidents, we will conduct a two-year capital campaign in conjunction with the 2020 silver anniversary of MLC. The title, “Equipping Christian Witnesses,” not only reflects the mission of our institution—to train a corps of Christian witnesses to meet WELS ministry needs—but also the pillars of this campaign: recruitment, […]

12th Annual Thalassa Prize

Martin Luther College is accepting submissions for the 12th annual Thalassa Prize. This $1000 award is given to the best photo-and-essay submission from an MLC student or graduate who has served in an international ministry. More than 100 entries have been submitted during the last decade, with the Thalassa Prize awarded to these 11 people: […]

Kira Grev Wins UMAC Scholar-Athlete Leadership Award

Senior Kira Grev (SCLA) was named the female recipient of the UMAC Scholar-Athlete Leadership Award on Wednesday. The award recognizes student-athletes who excel in academics, leadership, and service, and is given to one senior male and female each year. Grev is not only a four-time First-Team All-UMAC performer on the court in volleyball, but also […]

MLC Ranks #49 in the Nation for Least Average Student Debt

According to LendEDU, Martin Luther College was ranked #49 when it came to small private colleges and universities with the lowest average student debt figures in the United States. The data is reflective of the Class of 2016. Thank you to all who support MLC! It is because of your generosity that we are able […]

Reformation 500 Contest Winners

In celebration of 500 Years of God’s Blessings through the Lutheran Reformation, students participated in three campus competitions,  an art contest, a hymn contest, and a T-shirt design contest—all on Reformation themes. Click here to view our winners and their submissions!    

MLC Ranked #1 in Minnesota: “Best College for Your Money”

MLC is receiving national recognition again this year. In MONEY Magazine’s list of 2017 Best Colleges for Your Money, MLC was ranked #1 among all Minnesota colleges and universities, public and private. MONEY chooses these colleges and universities based on educational quality, affordability, and alumni success. As the #1 college in Minnesota, we join other […]

Strategic Plan

MLC’s new strategic plan, Equipped to Do God’s Will, can now be viewed on the MLC website. This plan recognizes God’s amazing activity in our midst. We do all this in a spirit of thanksgiving and trust that our Savior God will keep his promises, “Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it […]