Homecoming 2015 Recap
Oct13

Homecoming 2015 Recap

Homecoming 2015 was an exciting time on Waldorf’s campus! Find a recap of the events below. Waldorf College held their Homecoming 2015 festivities Friday, October 9 thru Sunday, October 11. The weekend kicked off Friday evening in the Salveson Ballroom with the Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. Bob Backlund ’70, Brian Grunzke ’77, Nicole Veldhouse Volk ’95 and Craig Volk ’95. Friday night at 9 p.m....

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Waldorf Vows to Stop Hunger
Feb12

Waldorf Vows to Stop Hunger

Waldorf College and Forest City Immanuel Lutheran Church will be hosting their ninth annual Stop Hunger food-packaging event from 2-7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4 in the Waldorf College Atrium. The organization titled Stop Hunger was formally known as Kids Against Hunger. Students, along with members of the community, will spend their evening filling boxes with food to send to those in need. For every box of food packaged and donated,...

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National Mentoring Month
Jan23

National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month and in honor of the occasion, we at Waldorf College would like to put a special focus on the mentors in our lives. We want to hear about the experiences you have had mentoring another or the transformation that occurred when you were mentored and how that experience changed your life. Please watch the short video below as President Alsop and Chantell Cooley discuss the importance of mentoring in...

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Real World Star to Speak on Diversity at Waldorf
Jan13

Real World Star to Speak on Diversity at Waldorf

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Waldorf College will be hosting poet, musician and social educator, Mohammed Bilal, Monday, January 19 at 10 a.m. in the Atrium. Bilal is best known as a cast member on MTV’s 1994 Real World III: San Francisco. After becoming a well-known public figure, Bilal went on to receive his M.A. in Diversity Studies and has spent 14 years creating fun, innovative ways to educate people about...

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Founder’s Day 2014
Oct13

Founder’s Day 2014

By Rita Gilbertson, Waldorf College Alumni Director Waldorf College in Forest City, Iowa began its life as a luxurious hotel built in 1901 to accommodate the many salesmen and other visitors who traveled to the county seat via the railroad. It was built for a costly $69,000, and was not able to make ends meet due to the competition of a second new, opulent hotel, The Summit, located across town. Therefore, it closed its doors after...

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Waldorf Takes Over San Diego!
Oct10

Waldorf Takes Over San Diego!

You are invited to join Waldorf College Alumni Director Rita Ullestad Gilbertson ’79 and other Waldorf alumni and online students from the southern California area for a complimentary picnic lunch with great conversation, networking opportunities, games, and updates on Waldorf College. Come share your Waldorf story with us! Saturday, November 15,2014 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Come and go as you are able) Mission Bay Park —...

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