Carrie Newcomer is best known for her story-songs that get at the raw and redemptive edges of human reality. For Thanksgiving, we have a musical conversation with the Indiana-based and born folk singer-songwriter.
Milo Albrecht, 93, only attended Goshen (Ind.) College for three semesters, but his nearly $2 million gift will give many Goshen College students the opportunity to stay longer. A regular donor to Goshen College, last month Albrecht donated $1.98 million worth of stocks to Goshen College.
As the mayor of Goshen, Allan Kauffman (GHS ‘67, GC ‘71) has worked to continue a strong relationship between the city of Goshen and Goshen Community Schools.
The Walking Roots Band is a Harrisonburg-based folk / bluegrass / roots band made of a friends who come together to make music. They are launching a Kickstarter campaign for a new album featuring reclaimed hymns.
A blog about fashion might not be the first place one would imagine seeing photos of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) school kits, but The Coral Court isn’t your typical fashion blog. Kristi Stalter ’11, from Bloomington, Ill., started the blog about a year ago, and it has blossomed into a popular lifestyle blog with close ties to MCC. For Stalter, MCC has provided a way to connect her passion for education with her desire to give.
Dr. Robert Abel ’45 has practiced medicine in the community for 64 years and was previously an infrantryman during World War II.
Daniel Penner ’12, Hans Weaver ’13 and Niles Graber-Alvarez ’14 were named to Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA)’s 2014 20-under-35 young professionals changing the world list.
Elizabeth Diaz, of Goshen, started a year long term of voluntary service in August with the Mennonite Voluntary Service. She will be serving in New York City as an intern with World Vision International.
Now the superintendent of Goshen Community Schools, Diane began her education career in Puerto Rico.
Krabill, 70, died Sunday, Nov. 2 at Elkhart General Hospital, following a fight with cancer.