Goshen College President James E. Brenneman today sent the following statement to students, faculty and staff: “It is with profound sadness that I inform you of the death this morning of Professor James S. Miller, 58, a professor of biology at Goshen College since 1980.
Goshen College alumni and friends are warmly invited back to campus for Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 7-9.
Saloma Miller Furlong, author of “Why I Left the Amish,” just published by Michigan State University Press, will give a reading and presentation titled, “Two Lives in One: Inside and Outside the Amish.”
Goshen College Professor Emeritus of Art Abner Hershberger has his 11×26-foot art installation, “Culture Clash” on view at ArtPrize, an international exhibition in Grand Rapids, Mich., from Sept. 21 to Oct. 6. His work is located at DeVos Place Grand Gallery (303 Monroe Ave. NW).
The annual college rankings have hit the presses, and Goshen College was again included by “U.S. News & World Report,” “Forbes” and “Washington Monthly” publications on their lists of best U.S. colleges. It was also again named a “College of Distinction.”
All events are open to the public and are free unless otherwise noted.
The ninth annual Goshen College and Ryan’s Place grief seminar, titled “Narratives of Grief: Listening for the Stories,” will be held on Friday, Sept. 30 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Church-Chapel Fellowship Rooms