President’s Speech: Becoming a Hispanic-Serving Institution!
On January 25, 2023, Goshen College students, staff and community members gathered in the Church-Chapel to celebrate the recent designation of the college as a Hispanic-Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. This is Goshen College President Rebecca Stoltzfus' speech, as prepared for delivery.
2023 S.A. Yoder Memorial Lecture featuring Urayoán Noel happening Feb. 9
Urayoán Noel, a Puerto Rican poet, translator and performer who teaches at New York University, will present the 2023 S.A. Yoder Memorial Lecture, “Adjacent Islands: A Geopoetics of Translation'' on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Umble Center. This event is free and open to the public.
Stoltzfus and colleagues to present illustrated peace lecture on ‘Love of Country Distilled to a Question’
Dr. Duane Stoltzfus, a professor of communication at Goshen College, will be joined by several interpretive readers and other colleagues in presenting the 2023 C. Henry Smith "illustrated peace lecture" at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7, in the Umble Center.
Brooke Rothshank ’00 reflects on her time teaching a painting course at Elkhart County Jail
Brooke Rothshank '00 reflects on finding perspective and common ground during her time teaching a gratitude-focused painting course to men at the Elkhart County Jail in Indiana.
Grammy award-winner Chris Thile to perform at Goshen College
A MacArthur Fellow and GRAMMY® Award-winning mandolinist, singer and songwriter, Chris Thile is a founding member of the critically-acclaimed bands Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek. With his broad outlook, Thile creates a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic for performers and audiences alike.
Goshen College designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution by U.S. Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education formally designated Goshen College as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) last week. This means that for consecutive years the college has met the criteria of at least 25 percent of its full-time undergraduate students identifying as Hispanic/Latinx, and that it enrolls a high number of students who demonstrate financial need.
Millsaps named new executive director of the college’s Center for Community Engagement
Goshen College President Rebecca Stoltzfus announced Cyneatha Millsaps will be the new executive director for the college’s Center for Community Engagement. Her new role began January 1, 2023.
Goshen College announces Fall 2022-23 undergraduate Dean’s List
Goshen College recently recognized 163 undergraduate students for excellence in academics on the 2022-23 fall semester Dean’s List.
Douglas Witmer ’93 featured in new exhibit at Midwest Museum of American Art
The Midwest Museum of American Art recently opened an exhibit highlighting Douglas Witmer's recent work entitled "Douglas Witmer: Call and Response".