Alumni News

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Homecoming 2017

Listen, browse, watch: the Homecoming and Family Weekend recap includes a podcast and poem by Tim Sherry ’67 — inspired by the 50th class reunion — as well as a photo gallery of events and a video highlighting the Harstad family reunion.

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Alumni Survey

To learn more about the alumni community, PLU launched a listening initiative last fall. The university sought alumni opinions about PLU’s priorities and how connected those alumni feel to their alma mater. See the first installment of alumni responses.

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Upcoming Events

Learn more about the premier events, both on and off campus, this semester.

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Regent Spotlight

Learn more about one of PLU’s newest members of the Board of Regents — a prominent politician who lives and serves in Oslo, Norway.



PLU marked the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation with a yearlong series of events, which culminated in a celebration Oct. 31, 2017. Browse a gallery of event highlights.

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Legacy Lutes

Each fall, PLU welcomes fresh faces looking to join the PLU family. But some have long been considered part of the PLU family before they even stepped foot on campus. See the most recent list of Legacy Lutes, whose parents called campus home well before them.

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Alumni Profiles

Read more about the remarkable Lutes who are living out the PLU mission locally, nationally and internationally.