Beginning Nov. 23 (the Monday prior to the first Sunday in Advent) and culminating on Christmas Day, Goshen College students, faculty and staff will provide weekday reflections based on lectionary Scripture passages and the Advent theme of “Freedom Bound.”
Rebecca Stoltzfus, professor of nutritional sciences at Cornell University, directs the Global Health Program, which offers field experiences in support of an undergraduate minor and a new major, tackles global health problems from a multidisciplinary approach, and engages new researchers and practitioners to address health problems that transcend national boundaries and disproportionately affect the resource-poor.
Monroe Weber-Shirk, senior lecturer of civil and environmental engineering and director of AguaClara, runs the program under the motto “research, invent, design, engage,” and says student teams do lab research on specifics of the technology, learn the cutting-edge engineering involved with building the treatment plants in his theory course, and are invited to travel to Honduras to see, firsthand, their engineering in context.
The Aureole Trio will perform at Goshen College on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 4 p.m. in the Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall as part of the Rieth Chamber Series.
Brutality has become a guest that has overstayed its welcome, except it should never have been invited to the table.
GC professor of history Steve Nolt ’90 was appointment as Senior Scholar at Elizabethtown College’s Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies.
Goshen College’s All-Campus Band will perform alongside GC’s Lavender Jazz ensemble in a joint concert Friday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.
Byron Yake ’61, Founder and Executive Director of Write on Sports, Inc., has named a Purpose Prize Fellow by Encore.org He is among 40 recipients selected from 600 applicants to receive this honor.
On his daily bike ride, Matt Bauman experienced a nagging concern about his safety along Forbes Avenue. Without access to a radar gun or other sophisticated tools, Matt improvised.
Zenebe Abebe ’75 has served as MCC Great Lakes executive director for the past five years. Abebe will be retiring at the end of July 2016.