Ann Hostetler, Goshen College professor of English, will present the 2017 C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture on Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Administration Building Room 28. Hostetler’s speech is titled “Conflict and Creativity: Shunning and Its Legacy in Amish and Mennonite Communities.” The lecture is free and open to the public.
Allfrey, a 1988 graduate of Goshen (Indiana) College, is an internationally recognized author, editor, publisher and literary critic, originally from Zimbabwe. Since moving to England, she has worked as an editor at Granta magazine, Random House and Penguin Press.
Emily Rodgers studied English at Goshen College. Other than a show on campus and a few solo gigs performing cover songs at The Electric Brew in Goshen and The Daily Grind in Elkhart, there is scant evidence of the musical career path Rodgers would embark on.
Young alumni are coding, strategizing and analyzing streams of data in the expansive technology field.
Gayatri Patnaik ’90 is editorial director at Beacon Press.
Jim Strouse ’99 and Jessica Williams are teaming up once again.
Ellah Wakatama Allfrey, John Freeman, Aleksander Hemon and Aminatta Forna, four internationally-acclaimed and award-winning writers, will take part in a conversation at Goshen College on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Newcomer Center, Room 17. The event is free and open to the public.
“Studying vocal performance at Goshen College taught me how to read an audience and shape my performance. Spending years on stage gave me speaking and presenting skills that I wouldn’t otherwise have.”
Shari Wagner, a 1980 Goshen College graduate and current Indiana State Poet Laureate, will host a poetry workshop from 4-6 p.m. and poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28, at Goshen College in Newcomer Center, Room 17.
Ever wonder what you can do with a Goshen College degree? Wonder no more — we checked in with a few of our recent graduates to find out what they’ve been doing since graduation.