When the doors open to the Sauder Concert Hall at Goshen College, the outside world can fade away.
Three area college presidents have joined an effort urging U.S. policy leaders to take steps designed to reduce gun violence.
Building on the success of its master’s degree programs in environmental education and nursing, GC officials have announced that the college will begin offering the new master’s degree in intercultural leadership beginning in May of this year.
Goshen College faculty advisor for the student radio station, The Globe, Jason Samuel, and television faculty advisor Seth Conley attributed Goshen’s success at the competition to the college’s emphasis on getting students involved with their areas of interest early.
“The whole department is rejoicing,” said Jason Samuel, Goshen College assistant professor of communication and general manager of The Globe. “It’s hard to put into words the amount of work our students put into the broadcasting program, and to be recognized is extra special. It’s a remarkable achievement for us, and we’re the smallest school in the competition. It makes us feel good.”
While some churches, families or youth groups do a good job, many ignore the uncomfortable subject to the possible detriment of future relationships. “I don’t know how we can imagine, as a church, that our people are going to grow up to be healthy sexual beings in congregations if the church does not talk about sexuality at all during their adolescent years,” Goshen College Professor Keith Graber Miller says.
Halfway into the first year of Goshen College’s 1:1 iPad initiative, Director of Information Technology Michael Sherer explained that standardization of devices and apps is key to innovation in the classroom.
When Adams High School students Jarek Allin and Leah Blickensderfer launched their miniature gravity-driven vehicle down a hand-crafted wooden slope, it made a smooth, straight path across the floor, stopping within a few centimeters of the designated target.
Wilbert Smith grew to be close friends with Vertus Hardiman through a church choir, but Smith wondered why Hardiman always wore a dark black wig or a hat. When he found out the answer, Smith was inspired to tell Hardiman’s story to others through film.