James (Jim) Sweigard, of Newark, Delaware, is an internationally recognized expert in fungal genetics and the culture, growth and molecular biology of crop pathogens. The award is named in honor of DuPont’s Nobel Laureate, Charles J. Pedersen, and recognizes individuals who made outstanding technical achievements.
This bi-annual award provides a means to encourage sound advancements in nutritional science and their application for improving the health and well-being of people worldwide
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Jay Strickland, who was approved as the Mid-Prairie High School Principal by the Mid-Prairie School Board Monday night, told the Kalona News that he is excited to become a part of the Mid-Prairie administrative team.
During her AIIS fellowship in April 2015, Rehanna Kheshgi joined Angaraag “Papon” Mahanta and his band East India Company on their annual Assam Bihu tour, performing 20 shows over the span of two months.
John Shoup has been working at the Elkhart Civic Theatre since he went to Goshen College in the ’80s. Since then, Shoup has become the artistic and technical director for the group.
Kent Beck ’81 and Karen Lehman are renovating an historic Goshen home that was converted to a bed and breakfast inn years ago.
Goshen College’s accounting program is consistently ranked among the best in Indiana. That’s why three of the top 10 accounting firms in the country come to campus every year to recruit GC students directly. Doug Nisley (GC ’80) is a partner at Crowe Horwath LLP, the 8th largest CPA firm in the country, and he consistently comes to Goshen College to recruit interns and employees for the firm. Why? “[Goshen College students] are very well-rounded people,” says Nisley. “[They] can do the technical side of the job … and also talk about other things in the world that your clients care about.”
New York-based Jim Strouse ’99, a writer and director with several films to his credit, spoke about his experience growing up in Goshen during the River Bend Film Festival.
Eric Kurtz ’93, MCC Great Lakes regional assistant director, talks about how MCC is spending millions of dollars in relief aid for people overseas.