Foundation to kick off Breakfast Series on Sept. 9

 Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Foundation will kick off its 2009-2010 Breakfast Series on Sept. 9.

Dr. G. Blair Dowden, president, will share the goals for the academic year. Jeff Berggren, vice president for enrollment management and marketing, will provide the enrollment figures for the fall semester, and Dr. Norris Friesen, vice president and dean, will introduce new faculty members.

The breakfast line will open at 7:45 a.m. in Habecker Dining Commons. The cost is $6 per person. Breakfasts are open to the public, and first-time guests are not charged. The program will conclude by 9 a.m.

The Huntington University Foundation hosts a monthly breakfast meeting open to a public interested in learning about current issues and Huntington University programs. These breakfasts take place on the second Wednesday of each month between the months of September and May. For more information, contact the Huntington University Foundation at (260) 359-4069.

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. In 2008, listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” 2009 list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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