Imagining Community: The Art of Sylvia Gross Bubalo

Exhibit Date: August 12 through November 16, 2013 Exhibit Reception: September 8, 2013, 3-5 p.m. Location: Goshen College Good Library Gallery Cost: Free and open to the pubic Curators: Faye Peterson, Ann Hostetler,  and Leonard Gross “(1928-2007),” opens in the Library Gallery on Monday, August 12.  The works of art are organized around major themes that emerge in her unusual, colorful work. […]

Community School of the Arts to hold auditions for community youth and high school choirs

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The Goshen College Community School of the Arts (CSA) will hold auditions Aug. 19-20 for youth who wish to sing in the organization’s children’s choirs. CSA offers two community choirs for young children: Rejoice, directed by Kristin Kauffman, for students in grades 3-5, and Shout for Joy, directed by Sandy Hill, for students in grades 6-8.

Sylvia Gross Bubalo’s art and poetry to be shown in Library Gallery

“Where Two or Three Are Gathered,” 1971, watercolor on paper.

The Goshen College Library Gallery will honor Sylvia Gross Bubalo, an artist with Mennonite roots, with an exhibit showcasing her art and poetry this fall. The exhibit, which highlights Gross Bubalo’s passion for spirituality, language and community, will run from Aug.12 through Nov. 16, with a reception on Sept. 8 from 3-5 p.m. in the Library Gallery.

Righteous Among the Nations: Alumna and former professor saved Jewish children during Holocaust

Lois Mary Gunden Clemens

Lois Mary Gunden Clemens, a 1936 Goshen College graduate and a French professor at the college from 1939-1941 and 1944-1958, was recently honored as “Righteous Among the Nations” by Yad Vashem, Israel’s official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Gunden Clemens is only the fourth American to be recognized with this prestigious honor.

15 Goshen College students participate in summer Inquiry Programs

CIP - Hannah Barg

Fifteen Goshen College students are participating in the Camping, Ministry and Service Inquiry Programs during the summer. The Inquiry programs give GC students the opportunity to spend three months in a camp, congregation or service agency with the goal of exploring the intersection of faith and vocation, while also developing skills for leadership.