Goshen College plans to increase its varsity sports offerings to 16 when it reintroduces a golf program that dates to 1962 and becomes the fifth four-year school and second NAIA men’s program in Indiana to sponsor intercollegiate men’s varsity volleyball, the GC Athletic Department announced Friday.
Goshen College (GC) and Mennonite Education Agency (MEA) will begin the search for the 17th Goshen College president with the first meeting of the search committee set for October 11-12, 2016.
The 2016 Goshen College Culture for Service Awards will be presented to Ellah Wakatama Allfrey ’88 and Dr. Doug Schwartzentruber ’78. The 2016 Dr. Ruth Gunden Champion of Character Award will go to Aletha Stahl ’89, and the Dr. Roman Gingerich Champion of Character Award will go to James Gingerich ’66.
Goshen College enrollment figures show a total overall growth, including among incoming first-year students and graduate students, as well as greater retention and diversity.
Goshen College ranked fifth on the U.S. News & World Report list of the “Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest,” and 3rd among “Great Schools, Great Prices,” according to the annual rankings.
Goshen College was listed third among the “Top 100 National Baccalaureate Colleges” by Washington Monthly magazine, which considers civic engagement, research and social mobility.
Today, Dr. James E. Brenneman announced that he will resign from his role as the 16th president of Goshen College (GC) at the end of the 2016-17 academic year, concluding 11 years of service to the college.
A team of Goshen College students, alums and faculty working with FiveCore Media had the opportunity to film an interview with a radio hero this spring — NPR’s Ira Glass, host and producer of the popular radio show “This American Life.”
Goshen College will offer an 18-month Online RN to BSN degree program starting in August 2016, providing registered nurses around the country an opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree from a top-tier nursing program while working full-time.
Sixteen Goshen College students are participating in summer research projects through the college’s Maple Scholars Program.