Seven Inducted Into Athletic Hall of FameThe Concordia College Athletic Department inducted five former athletes, a former longtime coach and an award-winning broadcaster into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday during the annual Homecoming celebration. This year's honorees included football All-Americans David Rosengren â€™82 and Jim Southwick â€˜88, Track and Field All-American Christine Fredrick â€˜91, three-time All-American womenâ€™s golfer Lisa (Hanson) Sekely â€™94, All-Region volleyball player Laura (Reitmeier) Pearson â€˜99 as well as longtime Concordia hockey, football and baseball coach Al Rice and Cobber football and basketball radio broadcaster Larry Knutson.
Dr. Dawn Duncan, English, describes her role as a preparer: readying students for change by providing experiences (both locally and globally) with a goal of not just making them successful in what they do, but also better citizens and human beings.
Alisa Whitley '02 found a unique way to use her history degree. Her job at the Marine Corps Archives & Special Collections has her processing collections of historical documents from U.S. Marine Corps personnel.
Teaching biology and chemistry as one course helps the students relate the disciplines to each other and gives them a better overall understanding of science.
Art professor David Boggs attributes his 27-year dedication to Concordia to the college's commitment to small class sizes.