The 2015 Culture for Service Awards will be presented to Kathy Short ’75 and Aliko Songolo ’68. The 2015 Young Alumni Servant Leadership Award will be presented to Sonia Graber ’00. The 2015 Dr. Ruth Gunden Champion of Character Award will go to Alice Gunden Bender ’80, and the Dr. Roman Gingerich Champion of Character Award will go to Ken Pletcher ’70.
Ken Pletcher ’70 is the recipient of Goshen College’s 2015 Dr. Roman Gingerich Champion of Character Award.
Alice Gunden Bender ’80 is the recipient of Goshen College’s 2015 Dr. Ruth Gunden Champion of Character Award.
Sonia Graber ’00 is the recipient of the 2015 Goshen College Young Alumni Servant Leadership Award.
Kathy Short ’75, professor of language, reading and culture at the University of Arizona and director of Worlds of Words (WOW), is the recipient of the 2015 Goshen College Culture for Service Award.
Aliko Songolo ’68, professor in the Department of French and Italian and the Department of African Languages and Literature at the University of Wisconsin, is the recipient of the 2015 Goshen College Culture for Service Award.
Dwight King ’64, a political scientist at Northern Illinois University and former director at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, died Sept. 10 at age 72.
Sunday Mahaja, a 2014 art graduate, has created various metal sculptures as functional art with a unique style using recycled materials.
Ben Hartman ’01 has written a book about his farm’s lean processes called, “The Lean Farm: How to Minimize Waste, Maximize Efficiency, and Maximize Profits with Less Work.” It’s just out from Chelsea Green Publishing.
Randy Zimmerly ’85, the superintendent of Westview School Corp. in Topeka, Indiana, has been named 2016 Superintendent of the Year for District 2 by the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents.