The train track that passes through the heart of the Goshen College campus – dividing most of the classrooms from most of the residence halls – is deeply fused in a love-hate relationship with the nostalgic memories of alumni about their college experience: from being regularly awoken at 2 a.m. (as well as often at … Keep reading »
GOSHEN, Ind. – Goshen College announced today the recipients of the school’s top scholarships for 2012-13. Fourteen college-bound students are being offered the President’s Leadership Award (PLA), which is the college’s top merit scholarship. The PLA is given in recognition of outstanding academic performance and promise in potential leadership. The award, worth $18,000 per year … Keep reading »
FINAL UPDATE (April 18, 2012): The final numbers for the campus-wide fundraising and service to help build a Habitat for Humanity home for campus custodian Eddie Mayorga and his family are in! $15,924: Total amount raised toward the construction of Mayorga’s house $11,481: Total amount raised by Goshen College alone $4,443: Additional dollars donated through … Keep reading »
GOSHEN, Ind. – Goshen College again offers an online resource to help believers make time and space in their hearts and minds to reflect during the season of Lent. Beginning Feb. 22 (Ash Wednesday) and culminating on April 8 (Easter), Goshen College students, faculty and staff will provide weekday reflections based on lectionary Scripture passages, … Keep reading »
GOSHEN, Ind. – The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System has announced the national finalists for its 2012 college radio awards, and Goshen College’s radio station, 91.1 The Globe (WGCS-FM), is one of 26 colleges and universities to have finalists named in the competition. Winners will be announced at the 72nd Annual IBS Conference in New York City, March … Keep reading »
GOSHEN, Ind. – The public radio station in Elkhart, Ind., WVPE-88.1 FM (www.wvpe.org), again selected essays by three Goshen College students, and aired them between Jan. 10-24 on the “This I Believe” segment of its program. This is the sixth year that WVPE and Goshen College Communication Department have collaborated on this popular project. The … Keep reading »
GOSHEN, Ind. — Goshen College recently recognized 215 students, for excellence in academics, on the 2011-12 fall semester Dean’s List. The Dean’s List includes students earning at least a 3.75 GPA, while completing at least 12 hours of course work for a letter grade. Only grades from the designated semester are included in the Dean’s … Keep reading »
Goshen College music alumnae Leslee Smucker ’09, violin, and Anna Showalter ’10, piano, will return to campus to present a music recital in Rieth Recital Hall.
Afternoon Sabbatical: “Celebrating Christmas in Art,” by Merrill Krabill, professor of art Date and time: Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. Location: Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall Cost: Free and open to the public As Christmas approaches, Professor of Art Merrill Krabill will explore how the divine is portrayed in art during an … Keep reading »
The Goshen College English Department and Better World Books will present “Goshen Graphix,” a collection of short graphic memoirs by Goshen College students from their May 2010 Graphic Novel class, at the store on Dec. 2.