Dr. Owen Gingerich ’51 addressed the United Nations General Assembly to commemorate International Mother Earth Day

Owen Gingerich

Dr. Gingerich, who is one of the world’s leading astronomers and has an astroid named in his honor, delivered the opening address for a panel of scientists who discussed the impact of human activities on the earth. “We are at a perilous point where our knowledge, our powers and our masses have the newly acquired capability to irredeemably destroy our environment,” Gingerich stated.

Cambridge bishop to present address at Goshen College’s 114th commencement

Bishop Simon Barrington-Ward.

GOSHEN, Ind. – British Bishop Simon Barrington-Ward will present “Becoming What You Are; Exploring the Great Exchange” at Goshen College’s 114thcommencement on Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. in the Roman Gingerich Recreation-Fitness Center. This year there are 210 undergraduates and 23 master’s degree candidates scheduled to receive diplomas at commencement. Barrington-Ward received a bachelor’s … Keep reading »