After Juan Carlos Diaz graduated from Goshen College with an art degree in 2013, his dreams of being an art teacher were at a temporary standstill. He enrolled in the Goshen Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Leadership Academy to grow his career and expand his social networks.
Adny Yoder ’07 practices general internal medicine at Aultman Hospital in Ohio.
Erin Daza Sigler `05 has spent the past 15 years working with multiple denominations in a variety of areas related to conflict transformation and cross cultural awareness.
The 2016 Goshen College Culture for Service Awards will be presented to Ellah Wakatama Allfrey ’88 and Dr. Doug Schwartzentruber ’78. The 2016 Dr. Ruth Gunden Champion of Character Award will go to Aletha Stahl ’89, and the Dr. Roman Gingerich Champion of Character Award will go to James Gingerich ’66.
Ellah Wakatama Allfrey, John Freeman, Aleksander Hemon and Aminatta Forna, four internationally-acclaimed and award-winning writers, will take part in a conversation at Goshen College on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Newcomer Center, Room 17. The event is free and open to the public.
Kate Stoltzfus ’05 and Kelly Shenk Koontz ’08 were named to Mennonite Economic Development Agency’s list of ‘Ten Young Women Changing the World’
The Goshen College Biology Department will host a two-day symposium during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 7-8, to celebrate accomplishments of alumni, notably the class of 1966, in addressing global food insecurity.
Balasz Pirot, a Hungarian citizen who graduated in May 2016, will treat guests to a traditional Hungarian meal and a brief overview of Hungary’s history, economy, culture, attractions and famous people on Oct. 11 at noon in the Church-Chapel Fellowship Hall
Johanna Sutter ’65 of Goshen is the recipient of this year’s national Journey Award from Everence.
The Goshen College Theater Department will perform “Party Favors,” the winning play in the 2016 Goshen College Peace Play Contest, during Homecoming Weekend on Oct. 7 at 8 p.m., Oct. 8 at 4 p.m. and Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. in the college’s Umble Center.