Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project


Prexy's Pond

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Institution Name: Concordia College (MN)
Original/Historic Place Name: Prexy's Pond
Location on Campus:
Date(s) of Construction:
n.d.natural landscape
Type of Place: Landscape site
Style: (Glossary)
Significance: education, history, landscape
Narrative: see below
References: see below
ca. 2004-present (2006)outdoor space

In the early days of Concordia a small creek ran across the north end of the campus, forming a small pond near the president's house that was dubbed Prexy's Pond. When the city drained the creek, Concordia students requested that Prexy's Pond be saved.


Englehardt, Carroll. On Firm Foundation Grounded: The First Century of Concordia College (1891-1991). Moorhead, MN: Concordia College, 1991.


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