Part of the task of an assessor is to review blueprints of buildings that are under construction in an attempt to calculate an estimated value prior to the building being completed. One of my first blueprint reviews was that of the Music Center at Goshen College. There were more than 30 pages of blueprints with every detail itemized: plumbing, electrical, floors, walls, ceilings and even the parking lot with appropriate landscaping. The review of the plans took more than a week, during which time it became crystal clear that this was going to be an exceptional facility.
Archives for 2013
Goshen College Theater Department’s 2013 Winter One Acts will have variety, featuring a man who believes he is Edgar Degas, a soldier returning home from Afghanistan and a stop-motion film.
Paintings by Abner Hershberger, Emeritus Professor of Art at Goshen College, that explore historical Mennonite and agrarian themes by manipulating images from the family photo album. Small black and white photos were enlarged to provide industrial-sized negatives, which allowed life-size images to be screen-printed on individual canvases. Completed in 1996-97, the series is on loan … Keep reading »
When Adams High School students Jarek Allin and Leah Blickensderfer launched their miniature gravity-driven vehicle down a hand-crafted wooden slope, it made a smooth, straight path across the floor, stopping within a few centimeters of the designated target.
Veteran high school coach and Goshen College graduate Dale Stoltzfus has been hired as the new head coach of the Maple Leaf women’s soccer program.
The Goshen College Choirs will welcome the Fairfield High School Concert Choir to the Sauder Concert Hall stage in the Music Center to perform scenes from various operas throughout music history in their winter concert on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Professor Emerita of Nursing Anna Frances “Fran” Wenger, 79, died on Feb. 2, 2013 in Goshen after a four-month battle with cancer.
Goshen College’s Chamber Choir will present an Afternoon Sabbatical concert on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 1 p.m. in Sauder Concert Hall. The program is free and open to the public.
Goshen College violin students in the studio of Associate Professor of Music Solomia Soroka will perform a free recital on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. in the Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall.
Goshen College again offers an online resource to help believers make time and space in their hearts and minds to reflect during the season of Lent.