Currently Indiana’s electricity is created primarily from coal. According to the National Mining Association, coal provides 95.2 percent of Indiana’s electricity. One of Sierra Club’s goals is to end our dependence on coal. Why?
“You have held newborns in Nicaragua, taught English in Cambodia, served the deaf community in Peru, held basketball camps down the street. You have learned to live lives of service and learning on every inhabitable continent on earth. By my estimation, in the four years you were here at Goshen College, all students, along with faculty, staff, and administrators, showed God’s love for others with more than 60,000 service hours per year that you were here. You, my dear students, have embodied a ‘love that surpasses knowledge.’”
“Our job – not just my job as a journalist, but the job of all of us – is to search for the best, the most true and useful knowledge and understanding that we can, not fake facts that sound really good. It takes passion to sort out rumor from truth; to be willing to consider evidence that contradicts our assumptions; to spend the time searching for answers to hard questions. It takes passion to really learn.”
Members of Goshen College’s Class of 2013 received undergraduate and graduate degrees on Sunday, April 28 after being encouraged to seek God’s love that surpasses knowledge, as well as true and authentic relationships.
May and June 2013 events at Goshen College
The Goshen College Symphony Orchestra (GCSO) will present a concert of orchestral works by American composers in their spring concert, on Friday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.
Lea Salonga, a soprano and Tony Award winning singer and actress and the singing voice of two official Disney princesses: Jasmine in Aladdin and the title character in Mulan, will perform at Goshen College in the final concert of the 2012-13 Performing Arts Series on Tuesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
In honor of Mary K. Oyer’s 90th birthday, guests are invited by the Goshen College Music Department and Music Center to take part in a weekend of events to recognize her extraordinary life and legacy:
Reception: Sunday, April 7, 2:00-4:00 pm, Hershberger Gallery. Seniors Abbie Miller, Ben Adams, Daniel Buschert, Juan Carlos Diaz Quezada, and Sara Soto will present artwork in an exhibit that is the culmination of their studio work at Goshen College. Abbie Miller is from Wellman, Iowa and is graduating with an art major and women’s … Keep reading »
A wide variety of vintage and antique quilts, mostly Mennonite and Amish, that have been inherited from friends and relatives by members of the group Mennonite Women, who meet monthly at College Mennonite Church, Goshen, to quilt and do other handwork to support charitable causes. The exhibit includes quilting accessories and a few antique blanket … Keep reading »