Concordia St. Paul News

Dr. Michael Walcheski (’83), Chair of Concordia University, St. Paul’s Department of Child and Family Education and Professor of Psychology and Family Science, has been selected to serve as a member of the National Council on Family Relations’ (NCFR) Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) Academic Program Review Committee (APR).… Read More


Emeriti faculty Jim Seemann is this year’s recipient of the Diakonia en Christo Award (Service in Christ Award) given by the Lutheran Deaconess Association (Valparaiso, Ind.) for his decades of volunteer work in prison ministry. Through this award the Lutheran Deaconess Association (LDA) seeks to thank God for the varieties of diaconal service by celebrating the lives and ministries of Lutheran lay people who, in following Christ, reach out in care and compassion to the hurting world.… Read More


Concordia University, St. Paul Art & Design faculty member Keith Williams is opening a major solo exhibition of ceramics and drawings at The Alexander House in Port Edwards, Wis. (1131 Wisconsin River Drive), Aug. 28. Entitled Improvisations on Pottery and the Figure, the show features spontaneous organic vessel forms in clay and mixed media figure drawings as well as landscapes.… Read More

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Tom Rubbelke has announced that the 2015-16 academic year, his 12th as director of athletics, will be his last at Concordia. Rubbelke will retire at the conclusion of the athletics season having spent parts of four decades in the department.

Rubbelke was named to the post on December 27, 2004 after serving as assistant athletic director and compliance coordinator since May 1, 2002.… Read More


Scholar Team of the Year and All-Academic Team honors for the 2014-15 NCAA Division II Track & Field season were announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) July 17 and Concordia University, St. Paul had both its men’s and women’s teams earn honors.… Read More