Since high school, Maddie Ruth has been determined to spend a year of service abroad. Now that she has graduated from Goshen College with a degree in music and psychology, she has the opportunity to pursue her dream.
What do you do when a medical emergency happens in a remote location? Would you recognize the signs of hypothermia in your scouting troop? How would you handle a sprained ankle on a family backpacking trip? Merry Lea will host its annual wilderness first aid workshop on Thursday and Friday, August 28 and 29, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The Goshen College Music Center has announced the performances for the 2014-15 Rieth Chamber Series. The series, which attempts to make classical chamber music more accessible to the Goshen community, will feature six concerts by outstanding chamber music ensembles and organists on GC’s Taylor and Boody pipe organ, plus a bonus concert and dessert reception for series subscribers only.
Auditions for Community School of the Arts choral and instrumental ensembles will be held in the Goshen College Music Center in August and September. Choral ensembles are open by audition for students in grades 3-12, and instrumental ensembles by audition for students in grades 7-12.
Community leaders at this year’s seven-week Lunch and Learn series will present insights about cloud storage, paperless solutions, female entrepreneurs and more. The series, offered by Goshen College’s Center for Business and Entrepreneurial Education, is geared toward administrative support staff looking to improve their work habits and work environment.
Laura Rheinheimer ’05, a paralegal who fights for the rights of immigrant children, is on the front lines of the U.S. immigration system.
In 1992, newlyweds Rene Marvin Ramos and Lisa Seiler packed up all their belongings in Buttercup, a 1972 Volkswagen van, and headed for New Mexico.
Goshen College has announced the lineup for the 2014-15 Afternoon Sabbatical series. The series will feature lectures, performances and special trips.
The tech company Eric Kanagy, a 2003 Goshen College graduate, started in 2007 could have been located anywhere.
Sam Carlson, a junior peace, justice and conflict studies (PJCS) major from Goshen, is serving at the Palestinian Conflict Resolution Center (Wi’am) in Bethlehem, Palestine this summer. After making the decision to spend the summer in Palestine, he was accepted into Goshen College’s Service Inquiry Program, which offers students the opportunity to serve with a church-related service or mission agency.