Violinist and composer Mark O’Connor will celebrate the best in American swing with an evening of acoustic string jazz

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Grammy-winning American violinist, composer and teacher Mark O’Connor will put on “Mark O’Connor’s Hot Swing,” featuring acoustic string jazz on Tuesday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall. For this Performing Arts Series concert, the former sideman for the great jazz master Stephane Grappelli will be … Keep reading »

Notre Dame professor featured in upcoming Conference on Religion and Science

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Goshen College’s 12th annual Conference on Science and Religion will be held March 23-25, and will feature Notre Dame theologian and scientist Celia Deane-Drummond. The theme for this year’s conference is “Re-Imaging the Divine Image: Humans and Other Animals.” Deane-Drummond will offer a public lecture on Friday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m., … Keep reading »

Incoming Goshen College first-year students to get an iPad as part of mobile technology initiative and new general education curriculum

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GOSHEN, Ind. – All new first-year students entering Goshen College in the fall of 2012 will get an iPad mobile computing device — the third-generation version announced Wednesday by Apple Inc. — to use as part of the college’s new general education curriculum. President James E. Brenneman said Thursday that providing the iPads will be the first … Keep reading »

Annual lecture to focus on Hutterite martyrs in World War I

C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture: “Standing in Chains at Alcatraz: When the Hutterites Were Called to War” byGoshen College Professor of Communication Duane Stoltzfus Dates, times and locations: The first part will take place on Monday, March 12, at 10 a.m. in the Goshen College Church-Chapel. The second part will follow on Tuesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. … Keep reading »

“Goshen Meets Broadway” during March 13 Afternoon Sabbatical program

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Featuring some of the best loved Tony Award-winning musicals, Sandra Hill, soloist and Community School of the Arts vocal teacher, will be joined by special guest Doyle Preheim, professor emeritus of music, and local students for an afternoon on Broadway in Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall. This Afternoon Sabbatical program will … Keep reading »