If you were paying attention to last week’s episode of To the Best of Our Knowledge from Wisconsin Public Radio, you may have noticed that it was heavily influenced by Goshen College graduates. The weekly themed public radio program focused on “African Genre Fiction” and featured interviews with Ellah Wakatama Allfrey ’88 and Sofia Samatar ’94.
Brian Wiebe, director of Horizon Education Alliance (HEA), a non-profit organization created by Elkhart County education and business leaders, will share about how lives are being changed in Elkhart Country through world-class learning opportunities during the Afternoon Sabbatical series on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at 1 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.
At the recent Sundance Film Festival in Utah, writer/director Jim Strouse’s ’99 newest offering, “People, Place, Things” was generally one of the most well-received films to debut there.
The Goshen College Theater Department will perform three plays during the Winter One Acts – “Reality TV Island,” “Miniature Migrants” and “Confianza” – on Friday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 14 at 8 p.m. and on Sunday, Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. (ASL interpreted) in Goshen College’s Umble Center.
Within the last six or seven months, a Sunday Mahaja’s large-scale metal sculptures have won several awards and have been displayed at a number of local events.
J Sider, a Goshen College alumnus and CEO of BandPage, will present insights on starting a new business during Goshen College’s “Lunch and Launch (Your Business)” networking event on Feb. 27. The luncheon, hosted by the college’s Graduate and Adult Programs, will take place in the Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
The Real Group, one of the leading forces in a cappella music today, will perform a special concert sponsored by the Goshen College Performing Arts Series on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.
Spring semester convocation message, delivered by Dr. James E. Brenneman, President of Goshen College, on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, in the Goshen College Church-Chapel (as prepared for delivery).
Husband and wife piano duo Luke and Mary Rose Norell will present a concert of music for two pianos in the Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall on Saturday, Feb. 14. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. and is part of the 2014-15 Rieth Chamber Series.
Errick McCollum ’10 set a new CBA record on Friday morning, scoring a career-high 82 points for the Zhejiang Golden Bulls.