Concordia News

Concordia moved up seven spots in the “Best Regional Universities—Midwest” category of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings, 2015 edition. This year Concordia Nebraska is ranked 44 out of 111 universities listed in the top tier of schools in its category. Concordia Nebraska has been ranked in the top tier of the annual report for 12 consecutive years.
September 09, 2014
Concordia is completing several campus improvement projects this summer and fall thanks to gifts from alumni and friends.
September 05, 2014
University has largest full-time undergraduate enrollment in 40 years
September 04, 2014
Concordia is the first university in Nebraska to offer a Chinese teaching endorsement for education students in the Mandarin Chinese program.
September 02, 2014
Concordia officially welcomed several new faculty and staff members for the 2014-15 academic year at its opening worship service on Sunday, Aug. 24, at St. John Lutheran Church in Seward.
August 31, 2014
Concordia’s social sciences department has expanded the criminal justice program to offer a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice. The academic area was previously only offered as a minor.
August 29, 2014
The Plum Creek Children’s Literacy Festival hosted a pre-event book sale in room 03 on the lower level of the Thom Leadership Education Center at Concordia on Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
August 29, 2014
The Marxhausen Gallery of Art at Concordia announces its art exhibition schedule for the 2014-15 academic year. The gallery hosts a number of regional and nationally acclaimed art exhibitions, as well as faculty and student shows.
August 25, 2014
Planets, the moon and the colorful double star Alberio will all be viewable at the three fall open houses of the Osten Observatory at Concordia.
August 25, 2014
The 121st academic year of Concordia will begin with an evening worship service on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church in Seward.
August 15, 2014
Concordia's Marxhausen Gallery will feature an extensive public showing of original illustration art from the Little Golden Books picture book collection Aug. 25–Sep. 28 in conjunction with the Plum Creek Children’s Literacy Festival, which will be held Sept. 25–27, 2014, at Concordia.
August 15, 2014
Concordia's LAUNCH Weekend for new students, part of the orientation program at the university, will take place Aug. 22-24.
August 08, 2014
Concordia raised more than $7,750 during the 2013-2014 academic year to build a well in Ethiopia.
July 30, 2014
Concordia welcomes Dr. Torri Lienemann as the new director of graduate studies in special education and announces Bob Smallfoot as interim director of graduate studies
July 28, 2014
Concordia Nebraska welcomes Jonathon Moberly as the new Master of Business Administration program director.
July 14, 2014
Concordia and St. John Lutheran Church in Seward co-hosted the Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music July 28–31. This national worship conference for pastors, musicians and laity of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod brought to Seward the president of the LCMS, Rev. Matthew C. Harrison, as one of its presenters.
July 14, 2014
Concordia sent six students on the university’s first mission trip to Ghana May 11-31 where the group worked with children in Lutheran schools and provided worship opportunities.
July 01, 2014
The Plum Creek Children’s Literacy Festival, which annually brings award-winning authors, illustrators and education experts to Concordia will benefit from two grants that aim to encourage a love of reading in children.
June 13, 2014
Six theater students from Concordia University, Nebraska traveled on a study tour through the United States and Canada May 12-26.
June 06, 2014
Four Concordia students joined a team from St. John Lutheran Church in Seward on a mission trip June 20-28 to Akiachak, Alaska, to minister among the Yupik people through leading children in Bible camps and basketball camps focused on the theme “Jesus is the Light of the World.”
June 06, 2014