April 2013 events at Goshen College
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Goshen College’s 13th annual Conference on Science and Religion will be held April 5-7 and will feature speaker Gayle E. Woloschak, a professor of radiation oncology, radiology and cell and molecular biology at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. The conference’s theme is “Becoming Human: Weaving Together Genetics and Personhood.”
The Goshen College Theater Department will present Jim Leonard, Jr.’s award-winning play “The Diviners” for the spring mainstage production.
Goshen College Associate Professor of Music Christopher Fashun will present a Faculty Recital Series percussion recital in the Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 4 p.m.
Nature lovers of all ages are invited to Merry Lea’s Rieth Village site Thursday, April 4 and Friday, April 5 from 1-3 p.m. for early spring excursions focused on frogs.
Goshen College opened its doors to the community Sunday afternoon for a special community fair and open house to showcase its newly renovated Union Building.
Guests will get a portrait of Turkey’s culture and food during Goshen College’s Afternoon Sabbatical on Tuesday, April 9 at noon in the College Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall. March 30 is the registration deadline.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has just awarded Goshen College a five-year grant of $598,000 to provide need-based Leaf Scholarships to academically talented first-generation college students pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Dan Charles, a food and agriculture correspondent for National Public Radio (NPR), will be the speaker at Goshen College’s 115th commencement on Sunday, April 28 at 3 p.m. in the Roman Gingerich Recreation-Fitness Center.