Goshen College welcomes new employees for the 2014-15 school year, some of whom were hired and began their duties earlier in the year.
For the second time in three years, a Goshen College student took first place in the bi-national intercollegiate C. Henry Smith Oratorical Contest sponsored by Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) U.S. Abby Deaton, a senior communication major from Indianapolis, won with her speech, “The Welcome Table: Discussing Goshen College’s Hiring Policy.”
The annual college rankings are out, and Goshen College continues to move forward among the best U.S. colleges on many lists, including U.S. News & World Report, Washington Monthly and Forbes. Goshen College also received special praise from several independent rankings, including a nod as #3 “Best Christian College” and #4 “Best Nationwide College for Your Money.”
In June, the Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) awarded former Goshen College art professor Abner Hershberger a $2,000 independent artist grant.
Goshen College President James E. Brenneman opened the 2014-15 school year with an invitation for students and employees to expand their understanding of the college’s core value of “global citizenship.”
As Anabaptist denominations in the United States prepare to host the 16th Mennonite World Conference (MWC) Assembly in Pennsylvania next July, a new survey sheds light on the strengths and challenges of Mennonite Church USA’s (MCUSA) existing global connections.
The 2014-15 Goshen College Faculty Recital Series will open on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 with a performance by visiting artists and vocal quartet Red Campion. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall.
The soothing voices and strong harmonies of Indigo Girls are coming to Goshen College’s Sauder Concert Hall on Saturday, Sept. 13 at 7:15 p.m., the opening concert in the college’s Performing Arts Series.
Since high school, Maddie Ruth has been determined to spend a year of service abroad. Now that she has graduated from Goshen College with a degree in music and psychology, she has the opportunity to pursue her dream.
The Community School of the Arts (CSA) is pleased to announce the appointment of local music educator Kyle Miller as the new director of the Youth Honors Concert Orchestra, an area youth instrumental ensemble for Elkhart County string students in grades 7-9.