December 2012 events at Goshen College. All events are open to the public and are free unless otherwise noted.
By Ariel Ropp for Goshen Commons Naomi Lederach rarely says “I.” Whether she’s describing her time as a peace worker in Northern Ireland during the Troubles or her experience as a nursing professor at Hesston College in Kansas, Lederach, 79, habitually begins her sentences with “we.” The other half of Lederach’s “we” is invariably her … Keep reading »
Third annual exhibit of student art that focuses on an issue related to the values of Goshen College that is open to a wide variety of interpretations and stylistic approaches. Reception Sunday, Jan. 13, 3-5 pm Sponsored by the Goshen College Art Club and Art Department.
By Sara Klassen for Goshen Commons Adam Scharf, a 2001 graduate of Goshen College, is a former City Council candidate, owner of Red Tail Farm, partner of Venturi Pizza Pub and owner/operator of Rethinking Buildings, a remodeling and construction business focused on aesthetic, social and environmental responsibility. Q: Where did you grow up? A: Goshen … Keep reading »
As churches and individual Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Christ’s birth, Goshen College is again offering an online spiritual resource to help believers make time and space in their hearts and minds to welcome Advent and celebrate Christmas.
By Twila Albrecht for Goshen Commons An interview with Laurie Neumann Nafziger ’78, president and CEO of Oaklawn, an organization that provides mental health and addiction services to individuals of all ages. What did you study in college to get to where you are now? At Goshen College, I got a bachelor in social … Keep reading »
What if in the near future the world has nearly exhausted the earth’s water supply? What if our 21st century Goshen, Indiana, lifestyle isn’t as sustainable as we think it is? The Goshen College fall mainstage “Urinetown, The Musical” offers a unique “what if” story.
Tickets for Goshen College’s ninth annual Christmas musical celebration, “A Festival of Carols,” go on sale Monday, Nov. 5. Performances will be held on Friday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m.
The Harbor Trio, a vocal-piano ensemble based in New York and Boston, will present a visiting artist recital in Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall on Monday, Nov. 12 at 8 p.m.