Entries by Leah Matzke

Cultural Minority Week

Join the Service and Cross Cultural Learning Committee (SCCLC) as they celebrate U.S. minorities by sharing different home mission fields, minority perspectives, and ethnic foods on campus. Click here for the full week schedule and videos!

Renowned Lutheran Composer Delivers Address on Campus

Dr. Carl Schalk, noted Lutheran composer, author, and lecturer, gave a lecture in the Wittenberg Auditorium before the MLC Christmas concert December 3. In honor of the Reformation anniversary, Schalk presented “Luther on Music After 500 Years: Paradigms of Praise Revisited.” Dr. Schalk taught church music at Concordia-River Forest (now Concordia University Chicago, or CUC) […]

World of Martin Luther Aulic Presentation

This presentation by Prof. Em. Arnold Koelpin will provide an overview of the Martin Luther: Art and the Reformation exhibit at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. It also aims to assist in understanding the world of Martin Luther, his boyhood and training, his struggle as a monk with church reform, and his main contributions to […]

Ladies’ Auxiliary Pledge Support

The MLC Ladies’ Auxiliary held their annual fall meeting October 15. This year they pledged more than $30,000 for two dozen projects—in addition to their standing projects: MLC scholarships, Daylight USA, and the MLC library. To learn more about this active organization, visit mlc-wels.edu/ladies-auxiliary.

MLC National Distinctions

MLC is Nationally Ranked! #3 Martin Luther College was ranked #3 in the nation for most affordable online master’s programs in education by The Best Master’s Degrees, a website devoted to grad program information sharing.   #5 Martin Luther College was ranked #5 in the nation for affordability by MONEY magazine. In addition, MLC made […]

EmbARK on a Journey

 with the 2017 Alumni Tour All WELS members are invited to join us for an affordable, enjoyable, educational, and remARKable tour to the Bluegrass State of Kentucky. In addition to seeing spectacular sites, MLC Alumni Tours offer daily worship opportunities and fellowship with like-minded believers. This year’s highlights will include the Ark Encounter, the Creation […]

Experiencing Hmong culture

The Hmong new year was celebrated by 11 MLC students on Sunday, November 20. They joined the members of Immanuel Hmong Ev. Lutheran Church in St Paul, MN, for a special new year worship service and celebration. Congregation members and an MLC student wore traditional Hmong new year clothing. Students also experienced Hmong culture and […]

Thai Village Comes to MLC

From handmade ornaments to jewelry, scarves to purses, and Bible covers to nativity sets, you’ll enjoy seeing the handiwork of Thai artisans. Items may be purchased during open display hours or ordered for later delivery. Take 2 minutes now and click on www.thaivillage.org to read more about how Thai Village grew out of WELS mission […]

First-Year Students’ First Impressions

Arianna Sanchez (WISCO / St. Peter-Milwaukee WI) My favorite thing would have to be Monday night Compline. It’s such a great time to reflect on the Word of God.     Jonah Backus (New London HS / Emmanuel-New London WI) MLC is an amazing environment for learning and being encouraged in the faith, all the […]