The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has
announced the volleyball Daktronics All-America Scholar-Athlete awards
for the 2007season with four Foresters among the list of honorees.
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 22-28. Women’s volleyball senior Stephanie Stearns earned the honor for her outstanding effort during the week’s competitions.
The Baptist Press recently recognized Huntington University’s student newspaper and a student journalist at its “Excellence in Journalism” conference.
After losing to Manchester College earlier in the season, the Foresters
turned the tables on the Spartans and won the grudge match 30-20, 30-25,
The Joe Mertz Center of Huntington University tied together campus and community Oct. 20 during the organization’s annual Fall Work Day.
.—“Denver & the Mile High Orchestra” has postponed a concert at Huntington University’s Merillat Centre for the Arts scheduled for Nov. 17.
Over Huntington University’s Fall Break on Oct. 15-16, eight students went with the Joe Mertz Center for Volunteer Service to Rushford, Minn., to help with flood relief projects.
Huntington University’s Admissions Office will host Forester Fest Visit Weekend on Nov. 16-17. Registration will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, and the visit weekend will end Saturday at approximately 1 p.m.
The Foresters had one final try to get one in the win column in conference play, but came up short with a 2-1 loss to Bethel College in their season finale.
In Mid-Central Conference action, the Foresters cruised past Grace
College winning 30-27, 30-15, 30-22 to move to 5-2 in the MCC standings.
As an incoming freshman, Katie Razor did not think she would spend seven months of her senior year back in Honduras.
The Huntington University Music Department will present soprano Bethany Goodwin and mezzo-soprano Emily Unger in a combined vocal recital at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 26. The recital will be held in Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington University.
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 15-21.
Brett Jenkins thought she was getting the cold shoulder. But when her friend Hayley Johnson sent her a text message early one morning reading, “You’re in Denver Syntax!” she realized she was wrong.
An aptitude for math led Huntington University student Ashley Meyer 7,900 miles from home. Meyer traveled to Hong Kong for an eight-week research experience in the summer of 2007.
Stephen Nix will continue Huntington University’s Forester Lecture Series at 7 p.m. on Nov. 5 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
Huntington University’s Department of Music will present an All-Area Music Student Recital at 4 p.m. on Oct. 24 in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
Grace College goal in the final minute of regulation dashed the Foresters' last hopes for a berth in the MCC Tournament.
In the first round of the Mid-Central Conference tournament, the #6-seeded Foresters gave the #3-seeded St. Francis Cougars all they could handle, but came up short in the 3-2 loss.
Huntington University defensive specialist, Stephanie Stearns, was the
lone Forester named to the NAIA Region VIII All-Region team.
Sixteen seconds was the difference between first and second place in the men's Mid-Central Conference Championship with Indiana Wesleyan edging the Foresters by a score of 39 to 41.
Delta High School standout, Sarah Miller, has signed a Letter of Intent to continue her basketball career at Huntington University next fall.
Huntington University will host a Visiting Executive Seminar on Oct. 26 at 8:45 a.m. in the Habecker Dining Commons.
Huntington University will host Parent Weekend on Nov. 2-3.
Huntington University is commemorating Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a week-long observance that began Wednesday and will go through Oct 24.
The Foresters recorded three first half goals to cruise to the 4-1 victory over Bethel College in their regular season finale.
On Oct. 18, Dr. Jack Heller, Prof. Carla MacDonald and Kathy Rhodes will take a group of 11 Huntington University students to Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in LaGrange, Ky., to observe a rehearsal of the theatrical organization Shakespeare Behind Bars.
Goshen College scored a pair of goals in the first half and put the game out of reach with a third late in the game to defeat the Foresters 3-0.
The Huntington University Concert Choir invites the community to join its members as they combine with the Huntington University Orchestra and begin to rehearse for their 53rd annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah.”
Alicia Hoffmann, a senior at Huntington University, spent the summer in Buffalo, N.Y., participating in a research assignment through Canisius College.
On their longest conference road trip of the season, the Foresters made
quick work of Spring Arbor University with a 30-24, 30-22, 30-23 sweep
of the Cougars.
The Huntington University Theatre Company will present “Little Women: The Musical” at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 1-2 and 8-9 and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 3 and 10 in the Studio Theatre of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
The annual Huntington University High School Mathematics Competition took place Oct. 10 in the Science Hall at the university.
In a small room in Roanoke, Va., Huntington University student Megan Condry sits beside two middle school girls, who meet weekly to do their daily devotions together.
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 8-14.
After playing a scoreless first half, the Foresters netted three goals in the second to knock off Moody Bible Institute 3-0.
After finishing the regular season in a tie for sixth place, the
Foresters placed seventh in the MCC Tournament.
Despite a large number of hitting errors, the Foresters were still able
to pull off a 27-30, 30-22, 30-26, 30-19 victory over Anderson
Stephanie Strong and Raelyn Althoff claimed the #1 doubles conference championship with a 9-8 win over Goshen's Diana Diaz and Laurelyn Foderaro at the MCC Tennis Championships.
The Foresters scored three goals in each half to blow by Taylor University 6-1 in MCC action.
Steve McKay put the Foresters' first goal in at the 10:15 mark and the floodgates opened. HU scored six more times in the first half and finished with a 10-0 rout of Taylor University Fort Wayne.
A poor performance on the road by the Foresters led to a disappointing
conference loss to Bethel College in three straight (30-23, 30-16,
The Foresters fought back from a 3-1 second half deficit to even the score in the 78th minute only to fall to Marian College 4-3 in double overtime.
It was another well-played evenly-matched game for the Foresters, but a critical call at the 62:02 mark led to a Taylor University score that HU couldn't equalize.
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of October 1-7, 2007.
The Foresters closed out their regular season schedule on a high note with a commanding 8-1 victory over Anderson University.
Fort Wayne Mayor Graham Richard issued a proclamation today declaring October 8, 2007, to be
"Jim O'Donnell Day."
In their final regular season match of the fall, a less then
full-strength Forester squad fell 6-3 to Indiana University Southeast.
Bev Rutan’s senior practicum at Huntington University included working with Habitat for Humanity to help the organization create a task force to assist non-English speaking families from the community receive resources.
A trip to Budapest in January piqued Kevin Keller’s interest in the Hungarian capital, but he says he didn’t think it was realistic to study there for a semester abroad.
Playing before a boisterous Homecoming crowd, the Foresters responded with a well-played 1-0 victory over Rochester College to notch their first shutout of the season.
Three first half goals were more than enough for the Foresters as they blanked Rochester College 4-0 on Homecoming weekend.
In a dual meet with Marian College, the Forester men’s cross country team put five runners in the top six to win the E. DeWitt Baker Invitational on Homecoming weekend.
In Homecoming ceremonies today, Margaret Roush, Huntington University’s director of alumni & church relations announced that Jo Ellen Earhart was named Alumnus of the Year while Cory Whitehead was recognized as the Young Alumnus of the Year.
Author and speaker Edward Gilbreath will continue Huntington University’s Forester Lecture Series at 7 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. He will discuss his book, “Reconciliation Blues: A Black Evangelical’s Inside View of White Christianity.”
After dropping the first two games, the Foresters put together a
dramatic comeback to earn the 28-30, 20-30, 30-28, 30-28, 15-11 victory
over Goshen College. The win moves the Foresters to 16-5 on the year and
marked the 200th career victory for Coach Dave Schroeder.
Recipients of the Huntington University Peer Award for the month of October are Jean Michelson and Professor James O’Donnell.
The Huntington University student body crowned its Homecoming king and queen today during an evening ceremony in the Huntington Union Building.
Ken Hopper, assistant professor of art at Huntington University, will be headlining an exhibit showcasing his creative work.
Huntington University inducted 10 new members into the Indiana Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi in a convocation held today in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
Huntington University will hold a mathematics competition for high school students from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 10.
Despite having just five healthy players, the Foresters were still able
to knock off Franklin College 6-3.
After dropping two of the three doubles matches, the Foresters responded with five wins in singles to post the 6-3 victory over Franklin College.
The University of St. Francis, the top team in the MCC standings, came to town looking to keep their undefeated conference record intact.
Spring Arbor University scored twice in the first half and three times in the second while holding the Foresters scoreless for the 5-0 victory.
The Indiana Wesleyan Wildcats were too much for HU as they defeated the Foresters 7-2.
With sickness and injury taking its toll on HU, the Foresters could
only muster two points in a disappointing loss to Indiana Wesleyan
The Foresters downed Marian College in three straight, winning 30-24,
30-18, 30-27 to move to 3-1 in the conference.
Foresters fourth in MCC
Just eight strokes separated the top four teams in the final standings of the Mid-Central Conference Championship. Unfortunately, the Foresters were at the wrong end of the list finishing fourth with a team score of 898. Indiana Wesleyan took the te
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has placed the Huntington University men’s basketball and baseball teams on probation and has issued a warning to the entire Forester Athletics Department.
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Sept. 24-30.
The Indiana state conference for the North American Christians in Social Work was held on Sept. 21 at the Salvation Army in Indianapolis.
The Huntington University Women’s Auxiliary 18th annual garage sale benefit for Miller and Meadows halls’ lounges will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 19 and 8 a.m. to noon on Oct. 20 at the university’s Maintenance Building on the corner of Fruit and Himes streets.
Freshman Stephanie Spitnale scored the first two goals of her collegiate career to lead the Foresters to a 3-1 victory over Olivet College.