Five Goshen College students will present speeches during the 2016 C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest on Tuesday, Mar.15. The annual event will take place at 7 p.m. in the Umble Center and is free and open to the public.
Students and faculty from seven Anabaptist colleges will meet at Goshen College for the annual Intercollegiate Peace Fellowship Conference of Mennonite and Affiliated Colleges March 18-20, 2016.
Dr. Marlin Jeschke, professor emeritus of philosophy and religion, returns to Goshen College to present “Conflict Within Islam: The Sunni-Shia Divide,” for an Afternoon Sabbatical on March 8 at 1 p.m. in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.
The Goshen College Theater Department will present William Shakespeare’s cautionary tale, Julius Caesar, in Umble Center on March 4, 5, 11 at 8 p.m.; March 6, 12, 13 at 3 p.m.
A new exhibit of inherited quilts from members of Clinton Frame Mennonite Church in Goshen will open at the Goshen College Library Gallery, with a public reception on March 15 from 3-5 p.m. The exhibit will continue through July 1, 2016.
The Reverend David Myers, director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will present the 2016 Yoder Public Affairs lecture at Goshen College, titled “Blowing Down Fences, Making Good Neighbors: Interfaith and Intercultural Collaboration in Disasters” on Thursday, March 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Church-Chapel.
Concert: Goshen College Chamber Choir spring break tour home concert Date and time: Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. Location: Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors/students, available at the door one hour before the concert. GC faculty/staff/students free with valid ID. The Goshen College Chamber Choir will conclude their … Keep reading »
Goshen College’s 14th annual Conference on Science and Religion will be held April 8-10 and will feature speaker Hava Tirosh-Samuelson, professor of modern Judaism, the director of Jewish studies and professor of history at Arizona State University.
Students in the Goshen College International Student Club (ISC) will celebrate the food and culture of their home countries with a dinner and a show during the annual ISC Coffeehouse on Saturday, March 12.
Rebecca Janzen, assistant professor of Spanish at Bluffton (Ohio) University, will present the 2016 C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture on Tuesday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Administration Building Room 28. Janzen’s speech is titled “Small Signs of Pluralism in Mexico: Identification Cards and Other Images of the Low German Mennonites.”