Dr. Patrick Eggleton, assistant professor of mathematics at Huntington College, visited the sixth grade class of Mr. Greg Fiedler at Crestview Middle School today, offering students ideas about how they can learn from their mistakes.
The Huntington College Foundation will host its next monthly breakfast on Wednesday, December 8, 1999. U. S. Congressman Mark Souder (Indiana – Fourth District) has been invited to provide a legislative update.
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) honored Huntington College athletes for outstanding academic achievement at the Cross Country National Championships in Kenosha, Wis. on November 20.
David Befus, president of the Latin American Mission, will present the second address of the 1999-2000 Forester Lecture Series at Huntington College on Tuesday, November 9, 1999. His presentation, “The Business of Ministry and the Ministry of Business,” will begin at 8:00 p.m. in the main auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts on the campus of Huntington College.
Huntington College will present “Christmas at Huntington: A Millennium Celebration” on Saturday, December 4, at 8:00 p.m. in the Merillat Centre for the Arts main auditorium. The gala event is a joint production of the Departments of Art, Music, and Communications with invited guests, The Huntington County Children's Choir. Dr. Janice Fulbright, chair of the Music Department, says the concert is designed “to celebrate the 2000th anniversary of the nativity of our Lord.”
Huntington College’s Department of Theatre will present “A Christmas Carol” at the Merillat Centre for the Arts. Performances will begin at 8 p.m. on December 9, 10, and 11. A special Saturday matinee will be presented at 3 p.m. on December 11.
The James Sewell Ballet of Minneapolis/St. Paul (MN) will perform an original adaptation of Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors at Huntington College’s Merillat Centre for the Arts on Friday, November 19, at 8:00 p.m.
Huntington College is one of 45 colleges and universities nationally to be honored by the John Templeton Foundation for exemplary faculty and curricular programs aimed at developing students’ character. The organization’s new publication, The Templeton Guide: Colleges and Universities that encourage Character Development, recognizes Huntington College in a section highlighting classroom programs that require students to examine, reflect on, and articulate a set of moral ideals and commitments.
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts will present the black and white photography of John Eric Hawkins November 15 through December 31, 1999. An artist’s reception will be held on Friday, November 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. with a special gallery talk by Hawkins at 7 p.m.