• University of Oslo

    Luther College was founded in 1861 by Norwegian graduates of Oslo University. The first of several colleges established by Norwegian immigrants in America, it looked to Oslo University as its mother institution.

King Olav V Scholars-in-Residence

The Torgerson Center for Nordic Studies has funding to bring a visiting scholar to campus to expand the Luther community’s understanding of modern scientific, economic, social, environmental and cultural issues in the Nordic region.

Faculty interested in bringing a scholar to campus for a J-term, semester, or academic year should contact Torgerson Center director Maren Johnson.