The Hesston College Board of Directors, following a unanimous vote by those at its October meeting, announces Dr. Joseph Manickam ’91 as its candidate of choice to become Hesston’s ninth president.
Evelyn Kreider ’36, reflects on her Goshen College experience at the age of 101.
Goshen’s first-ever Mayor’s Arts Council includes Professor of Art John Mishler ’72, Professor of Communication David Kendall, Kathy Stiffney ’72, Gina Leichty ’95, Rafael Barahona ’96, Rafael Chavez Moreno ’09, Sunday Mahaja ’14 and Shae Miller ’12.
Aubrey Helmuth Miller is the creator of a line of soap that uses locally sourced, sustainable ingredients.
This fall, students in Hesston College’s famous Introduction to Biblical Literature class received copies of the first print run of The Bible as Story: An Introduction to Biblical Literature as their textbook. Fittingly, the book is co-authored by former and current Hesston College faculty members Marion Bontrager, Michele Hershberger and John Sharp, who have more than 45 years of combined experience teaching the course.
Lisa Koop ’99, associate director of legal services at NIJC and an adjunct professor in the Law School at Notre Dame, helped win asylum for an El Salvadoran family.
Gayatri Patnaik ’90 is editorial director at Beacon Press.
Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) representatives Paul ’08 and Rebecca ’08 Shetler Fast, of Pittsburgh, Pa., listened to their stories on Wednesday, Oct. 5, the day the rain from Category 4 Hurricane Matthew stopped falling in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti.
Dr. Roger N. Beachy ’66 is the chief scientific officer at Indigo Agriculture. Beachy was the first director of NIFA, where he served from 2009 until 2011.
Charles Monroe-Kane ’91, producer for National Public Radio in Madison, tells of hearing voices, substance abuse, road to recovery