Joel Jiménez ’01 was born and raised in Costa Rica. After meeting a group of Goshen College students he decided to try Goshen College for himself. He talks about living and pursuing his dreams in Goshen.
West is executive director of The Post, a Christ-centered youth program in downtown Goshen.
Krista and Tim Showalter Ehst, both 2008 GC grads, have begun Peace Farm, a new voluntary service program born out of a collaborative effort between Quakers and Mennonites in Pennsylvania. This six-month apprenticeship brings together the practical work of farming and an exploration of connections between peace, food justice and faith.
Dr. Said Samatar, longtime Rutgers history professor, scholar and authority on Somalia, died on Feb. 24.
Teacher Carl Weaver ’69 has been leading an annual Florida Keys marine biology field trip for 42 years.
Justin Rothshank, a Goshen potter who sells handmade coffee mugs on his Etsy shop featuring custom ceramic decals of famous people, says it’s probably too soon to tell how well Hillary Clinton merchandise will do.
Marta Brunner, head of collections, research and instructional services in the Charles E. Young Research Library at UCLA, has been named the new college librarian at Skidmore College.
Rafael Chavez y Moreno ’09 and Adam Carter ’01, and their goshen band “Lalo Cura,” were recently featured among NPR’sa Alt.Latino’s favorite Tiny Desk Concerts.
Joseph Shetler ’06 recently presented his MFA Thesis Exhibition, “Defining Ethos,” which ran in early of December 2014 in Phoenix.
Joel Kauffmann ’79 has used his comic strip Pontius’ Puddle to comment on the church, the world and the human condition. After 31 years, he’s putting down his pen to pursue another matter of faith.