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10/30/2006
Huntington University’s baseball team will begin the second year of its literacy program in area elementary and middle schools today.
10/28/2006
Playing at home for the last time this season, the Foresters (25-12) ran off three straight wins to claim their own tournament title.
10/27/2006
Huntington University sophomore Katie Hursey has been named an outstanding first-generation college student by the Independent Colleges of Indiana.
10/27/2006
Works created by Michael Spooner as part of the visual development for Walt Disney’s “Treasure Planet” will be featured in Huntington University’s Robert E. Wilson Gallery.
10/26/2006
Huntington University coach Steve Platt will preview the upcoming Forester men’s basketball season at the Foundation Breakfast on Nov. 8.
10/26/2006
The Huntington University Theatre Company will present “Little Shop of Horrors” on Nov. 2, 3 and 4. 

10/26/2006
Huntington University’s Forester Lecture Series will feature Curt Tofteland, producing artistic director of the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival, on Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Center for the Arts.
10/25/2006
The Foresters, who have matched a high in wins during Coach Schroeder's tenure with 22, can't seem to put it together in conference play.
10/25/2006
The Joe Mertz Center of Huntington University tied together campus and community Oct. 21 during the organization’s annual Fall Work Day.
10/25/2006
The Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series recently announced that Molly Deuberry, a 2001 Huntington University graduate, has been selected as a member of the 2006-07 class.
10/24/2006
The Herald-Press, Huntington County’s only daily newspaper, was presented the Huntington University Foundation’s Distinguished Service Award at the organization’s annual dinner Monday.
10/24/2006
In their final match of the season, the Foresters (6-10-2) put together a solid team effort to defeat Moody Bible Institute 4-2.
10/23/2006
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of October 16-22, 2006: Alyssa Schroeder Nick Johnson
10/23/2006
The Huntington University Concert Choir invites the public to join the choir as members combine with the Huntington University Orchestra to rehearse for their 52nd annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah.”
10/21/2006
The men and women's cross country teams competed in the Mid-Central Conference championships on Saturday.
10/21/2006
After suffering through a two-week slump, the Foresters (22-11) finally broke out of it with three straight wins on the weekend.
10/20/2006
Huntington University’s Department of Music will present an All-Area Music Student Recital at 4 p.m. on Oct. 25 in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
10/20/2006
The Huntington University Board of Trustees met Oct. 19-20 on the Huntington campus. New board members and officers were elected, among them the Rev. Luther Whitfield, Dr. Lee Balzer, Greg Will, and Justin Miller.
10/20/2006
Greg Will was seated as a member of the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus.
10/20/2006
Dr. Lee Balzer was elected to the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus.
10/20/2006
Justin Miller was seated as a member of the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus.
10/20/2006
Travis Holdman was again seated as a member of the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus.
10/20/2006

2006-10-20 Whitfield elected to Huntington's Board of Trustees FOR RELEASE Huntington, Ind.—The Rev. Luther Whitfield was elected to the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus. Whitfield is the senior pastor of New Covenant Worship

10/18/2006
The Mid-Central Conference announced its postseason awards for tennis, and three Huntington University Foresters appeared on the list of honorees. 

10/18/2006
Dr. Tim Elmore, founder and president of “Growing Leaders,” a non-profit organization created to develop emerging leaders, will be the featured speaker for a luncheon sponsored by the Huntington University Foundation and MarkleBank.
10/18/2006
After knocking off Bethel College in five games at the Indiana Wesleyan tournament on the weekend, the Foresters allowed them to get revenge in an MCC match-up as they fell 30-27, 31-33, 23-30, 22-30 to the Pilots.
10/18/2006
Grace College erased the Foresters (5-10-2, 1-6-1) last hopes for a berth in the MCC Tournament by knocking them off 4-2.
10/17/2006
Dr. Tim Elmore, founder and president of “Growing Leaders,” a non-profit organization created to develop emerging leaders, will be the featured speaker for a breakfast sponsored by the Huntington University Foundation, MarkleBank and the First Bank of Berne.
10/17/2006
The semiannual Huntington University High School Mathematics Competition took place Oct. 11 in the Science Hall at the university.
10/17/2006
The Huntington University handbell class will participate in the American Guild of English Handbell Ringers Area V Fall Festival Conference held at the Grand Wayne Center in Fort Wayne, Ind., on Oct. 20-21.
10/17/2006
On a water logged field in Louisville, Ky, the Foresters completed their 2006 season with a loss 3-1 loss to Spalding University.
10/16/2006
U.S. Congressman Mike Pence will speak about faith and government at the annual Huntington University Foundation Dinner.
10/16/2006
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 9-15: Stephanie Strong and Dan Lindbloom
10/16/2006
The Foresters (5-9-2) showed great perseverance as they twice battled back from a one goal deficit with three goals in the second half to earn a 3-2 victory over Defiance College.
10/16/2006

2006-10-16 Huntington to light luminaries for cancer awareness FOR RELEASE Huntington, Ind.—Huntington University will commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a luminary lighting and prayer vigil at 9 p.m. Wednesday on the central mall. Students, faculty, staff and the general public are

10/14/2006
A young Forester tennis squad backed up its tie for second place in the regular season with a second place finish in the MCC Tournament, qualifying them for the Region VIII Tournament in April.
10/14/2006
The men's cross country team had five runners compete at the Manchester College Invitational and they finished sixth of eight teams. 
10/14/2006
The Foresters struggled to a 1-3 record on the weekend at the Indiana Wesleyan University Tournament.
10/14/2006
The final standings from the MCC Tournament were practically identical to the team finishes in the regular season with the Foresters matching their seventh place finish with one point.
10/14/2006
The Foresters (4-9-2, 1-5-1) came within an eyelash of handing Goshen College (10-4-1, 4-0-1) its first loss in conference play, but a Maple Leaf goal with 23 ticks left in regulation spoiled the upset bid.
10/13/2006
In their final conference match of the season, the Foresters fell 6-1 to Bethel College giving them a 0-8 record in the MCC and a 2-13 record overall.
10/11/2006
The Foresters' MCC woes continued as they dropped another match to fall to 1-4 in the conference.
10/11/2006
Another great start for the Foresters (2-12, 0-7) fell by the wayside as Taylor University scored four unanswered goals in the second half to dismantle HU 7-2.
10/11/2006
For the first time, Huntington University will offer majors in Spanish and Spanish education in the fall of 2007.
10/11/2006
Huntington University’s Dana Frick, a vocal performance major from Kendallville, Ind., will perform her senior recital at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 27.
10/11/2006
Huntington University will host a Visiting Executive Seminar on Oct. 27 at 8:45 a.m. in the Habecker Dining Commons.
10/10/2006
Huntington University’s worship leadership program will offer a free seminar titled “Worship in cross-cultural contexts: Learning from a few West African moments” at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 24 in room 150 of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
10/10/2006
The NAIA 10th-ranked Bethel College Pilots had their hands full with a feisty Forester squad, but were able to hold off HU for the 2-1 win.
10/09/2006
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 2-8: Emily Holliday and Nick Johnson
10/09/2006
In their final match before heading into the MCC Tournament, the Foresters (11-3) looked to be in good form as they swept Anderson University 9-0 without dropping a set.
10/07/2006
The Huntington University student body crowned its Homecoming king and queen Friday during an evening ceremony in the Huntington Union Building.
10/07/2006
Although the Foresters rallied from a 2-1 halftime deficit to knot the score at two apiece, it was a penalty kick in the final 10 minutes of play that gave Taylor University the 3-2 victory over HU.
10/07/2006
In their only home contest of the year, the Forester harriers made the most of their home course advantage taking both the men’s and women’s titles in the E. DeWitt Baker Cross Country Invitational.
10/07/2006
In Homecoming ceremonies today, Huntington University Director of Alumni & Church Relations Margaret Roush announced that Dr. Brian Barnes had been named Alumnus of the Year while Dave Ramseyer was named the Young Alumnus of the Year. Roush also announced that Mrs. Evelyn Baker was selected to receive the University’s Distinguished Alumni Citation.
10/07/2006
Three second half goals in a three minute span was enough for Marian College to slip by the Foresters for the 3-2 win.
10/07/2006
After dropping two of three doubles matches, the Foresters rebounded with a sweep of the singles to top Franklin College 7-2.
10/07/2006
The Foresters completed the fall portion of their fall schedule with a convincing 8-1 win over Franklin College, reaching double digits in the win column with a 10-3 record.
10/06/2006
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 30-Nov. 5: Brittney Smelser and Nick Johnson
10/06/2006
Huntington University inducted 20 new members into the Indiana Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi in a convocation held today in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
10/06/2006
Aaron Eberly, a Huntington University music education major from Ligonier, Ind., will present his senior recital in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts on Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m.
10/06/2006
Good defense and aggressive hitting helped lead the Foresters to a win in three straight games 30-24, 30-25, 30-20 over Taylor University Fort Wayne.
10/04/2006
The Huntington University EXCEL program for adults is offering two new bachelor’s degree programs and soon will offer two more.
10/04/2006
Recipients of the Huntington University Peer Award for the month of October are John Wagner and Cathy Trout.
10/04/2006
Spring Arbor scored a goal in both halves while keeping the Forester offense in check, shutting out HU 2-0.
10/03/2006
In their match against Grace, the Foresters (2-10, 0-5) didn't have any trouble generating shots, they just couldn't finish and fell 4-0 to the Lancers.
10/03/2006
The Foresters (9-3, 6-2) needed a win over Bethel College in their final MCC regular season match to secure a second place finish in the standings and they put away the Knights with an easy 7-2 victory.
10/03/2006
A talented, young Forester golf team put together its best round of the year on the second day of the MCC Tournament to earn a third place finish.
10/03/2006
Bethel College defeated the Foresters 7-2 to complete the MCC regular season schedule.
10/02/2006

2006-10-02 Stearns, Batt earn Athlete of Week recognition FOR RELEASE Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Sept. 25-Oct. 1. Women’s volleyball junior Stephanie Stearns and men’s golf sophomore Spencer Batt earned the hon

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