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11/27/2013
President Emberton gives thanks for the seasonDr. Sherilyn Emberton gives a Thanksgiving devotional during her Forester Chat.
11/27/2013
Holiday spirit abounds at HU’s December Foundation BreakfastThe Huntington University Foundation is decking the halls with Christmas music for its monthly breakfast series event on Dec. 11. Eleven singers from the HU music department will be performing heartfelt renditions of the holiday classics.
11/27/2013
Huntington University has been ranked 16th in the state for the most affordable online colleges in Indiana. Huntington offers online degree programs through the graduate and professional programs as well as classes through the undergraduate program.
11/27/2013
Huntington University will host a Saturday visit day for all prospective students on Dec. 7.
11/27/2013
It was a battle to the bitter end, just the type of game fans have come to expect when the Forester women’s basketball team rendezvous to Marian University’s PE Center.
11/27/2013
Merryman's 3/4-court buzzer-beater lifts HU past MarianTwitter blew up after Shane Merryman’s buzzer-beating 3/4-court heave found nothing but the bottom of the net to lift his Foresters past Marian, 61-59, in the conference opener Tuesday night at Platt Arena. See the video here.
11/26/2013
For the third consecutive year, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that Huntington University has been named a recipient of the Champions of Character Five Star Award for the 2012-13 school year.
11/26/2013
HU visual arts department to host Christmas saleHuntington University’s visual arts department will host a sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery on campus. The sale will feature paintings, photography, mono-prints, batik, handmade cards and jewelry.
11/26/2013
Huntington University to host 59th performance of 'Messiah'The Huntington University Concert Choir and Orchestra together with the Community Festival Chorus present the 59th annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah.”
11/26/2013
HU Symphonic Band to present 'A Night of Christmas Music'Join the Huntington University Symphonic Band for “A Night of Christmas Music.” The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts on campus.
11/25/2013
Huntington University sophomore Amelia Recker and senior Shane Merryman swept the conference basketball awards this week as both were named Crossroads League Player of the Week based on their performances last week.
11/25/2013
Huntington University’s commitment to excellence has been recognized once again with the national reaccreditation of its teacher education program for graduate and undergraduate students.
11/24/2013
The HU men’s basketball team faced their most formidable opponent of the season Saturday afternoon but still managed a double digit road win as they outlasted No. 25 Rochester College (Mich.) 66-53.
11/24/2013
Sophomore Tyler Herber and junior Gretchen Spahr represented Huntington University this weekend at the 2013 NAIA Cross Country National Championships at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence, Kansas.
11/23/2013
It was history in the making Saturday afternoon at McHie Arena as the Forester women’s basketball team (5-3) set a new program record for points scored in their 121-102 win over Olivet Nazarene University (3-5) at the Holiday Inn Express Classic.
11/23/2013
An 18-point first half deficit proved to be too much for the HU women’s basketball team to overcome as they dropped a 77-70 decision to 9th-ranked St. Xavier University Friday night at the Holiday Inn Express Classic hosted by Olivet Nazarene University.
11/19/2013
Behind Amelia Recker’s 18 second half points, the Forester women’s basketball team scored 53 points in the final twenty minutes to run away from Indiana Tech 79-65 Tuesday evening at Platt Arena.
11/18/2013
BOD POD creates partnership between HU, GladdMD The kinesiology department at Huntington University is partnering with the GladdMD Integrative Medicine clinic in Fort Wayne to increase the exposure of the university’s BOD POD.
11/18/2013
With just over two minutes remaining in HU’s 64-49 win over Rochester College on Saturday, senior Pazia Speed reached a significant milestone by scoring her 1,000th career point on a 15-foot jumper.
11/17/2013
It was history in the making on Saturday as freshman Shelby New claimed HU’s first ever individual title at Adrian College’s AC Open at the Lewanee Recreation Center.
11/16/2013
After a sluggish first half, the Forester women’s basketball team (3-2) turned things around in the final stanza to capture their own tournament title with a 64-49 win over Rochester College (4-6) Saturday afternoon at Platt Arena.
11/16/2013
It took the HU men’s basketball team less than five minutes to establish a double digit lead on their way to a 110-56 blowout over Ohio State University Mansfield Saturday night. The win keeps the Foresters perfect on the season at 7-0.
11/16/2013
The Huntington women’s basketball team got the job done defensively to pick up their second win of the season, a 63-52 decision over Wilberforce University Friday night at Platt Arena.
11/15/2013
Teen HopeShe was the embodiment of hope. Hope for a college student struggling with her faith. Hope for a family yearning for a child. Hope for a life lived outside of poverty. Lina, fondly known as “Baby Hope,” left a lasting impact on Huntington University.
11/15/2013
Around the world in 90 daysIn the summer of 2013, Huntington University faculty, staff and students took the institutional mission to “impact the world” literally as they traveled nearly 30,000 miles round trip to serve on three continents. The mileage they logged surpassed the circumference of the Earth – 24,901 miles.
11/15/2013
Bowlers come from far and wide to play at HUWhat do Hawaii, California, Florida and the Midwest have in common? The answer can be found at Oak Lanes Bowling Center where 22 student-athletes representing six different states are preparing for Huntington University’s upcoming bowling season.
11/15/2013
Occupational therapy program moves forwardHuntington University is one step closer to opening its first doctoral program with the appointment of Dr. Ruth Ford to lead the program.
11/15/2013
The Huntington University Peer Award recipients for November are Shoshannah McKinney, associate director of TESOL and the international admissions counselor, and Nancy Barnes, music department secretary.
11/14/2013
Huntington University’s graduate counseling program will host a visit day at its Fort Wayne campus from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 21.
11/13/2013
The Huntington University athletic department’s first annual Pack the Platt event is slated for tonight, November 13, at 9:00 p.m. in Platt Arena.
11/13/2013
Head coach Doug Gower and the Huntington University softball program have announced their first 2014-15 recruit with the signing of Illiana Christian High School standout Jessica Bombino.
11/13/2013
Huntington University sophomore Taylor Martin was honored Nov. 9 at the 24th annual “Realizing the Dream” banquet.
11/12/2013
Behind Shane Merryman’s season-high 34 points, the Huntington men’s basketball team extended its perfect season to 6-0 with an 84-66 win over Trinity Christian College (1-3) Tuesday night at Platt Arena.
11/12/2013
The Crossroads League announced its 2013 Volleyball All-Conference Teams on Tuesday and four Foresters, Melissa Grossman, Jensen Carnahan, Heather Medich and Abbey Keister, were among the list honorees.
11/12/2013
The Huntington University Department of Athletics announced its 2013 class of Hall of Fame inductees. The inductees, Eric Ade, Stephanie (Stearns) Lochmueller, Kent Paul and Doug Sheckler, were honored for their contributions to the Forester Athletic Department at the annual Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon on Saturday, November 9 at the Habacker Dining Commons.
11/11/2013
The NAIA national office announced Monday the team and individual qualifiers for the 2013 NAIA Cross Country National Championships and among the list of individual qualifiers are Huntington University junior Gretchen Spahr and sophomore Tyler Herber.
11/11/2013
The criminal justice system brings order to society and helps to uphold the laws that protect its citizens. Huntington University’s criminal justice program, launching in fall 2014, fully equips students to enter the field with the knowledge gained from a Christian perspective.
11/11/2013
The HU men’s basketball teamed continued its winning ways Saturday afternoon with a 102-76 victory over IU East (2-3) to claim the 2013 Ness Bros./Hall of Fame Tournament title.
11/10/2013
Up against the 9th-ranked Tigers, the Forester women’s basketball team (1-2) couldn’t overcome a poor first half as they suffered a 77-61 road loss to Campbellsville University (3-0) Saturday night at the Powell Athletic Center.
11/10/2013
The Forester cross country teams wrapped up their seasons Saturday morning at the Crossroads League Championships hosted by Grace College where the women finished 3rd and the men finished 6th.
11/09/2013
The Forester men’s basketball team (4-0) advanced to the championship game of the Ness Bros./Hall of Fame Tournament by cruising past Great Lakes Christian College 85-51 Friday night at Platt Arena.
11/08/2013
University recognized for its commitment to Youth for ChristThe Fort Wayne Area Youth for Christ presented Huntington University with the Brian Kline Leadership Award on Thursday evening in honor of the university’s partnership and commitment to the organization.
11/08/2013
Students give back through Operation Christmas ChildHuntington University students are giving back to children around the world through Operation Christmas Child.
11/08/2013
A panel of experts on the impact, life and writings of famed author C.S. Lewis will be at Huntington University at 7 p.m. Nov. 21 for the next segment of the Forester Lecture Series.
11/08/2013
Future Foresters are invited to come to Huntington University for an overnight visit on Nov. 15-16.
11/08/2013
Huntington University will host a visit day for all theater majors on Nov. 15.
11/07/2013
Huntington University will host a visit day for all visual arts majors on Nov. 14.
11/06/2013
Bowling six regular matches on Saturday and 12 Baker games on Sunday, the HU men’s bowling team came in 18th out of 24 schools at the Brunswick Southern Classic in Marietta, Georgia, over the weekend with a team total of 9,529 pins.
11/06/2013
The Forester women’s bowling team headed down south over the weekend to compete in the Brunswick Southern Classic in Marietta, Georgia, where they finished 13th out of 16 teams.
11/06/2013
Thirteen students represented Huntington University at the Indiana chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) annual competition on Nov. 2, hosted at DePauw University.
11/06/2013
The HU men’s basketball team successfully defended Platt Arena in their home opener with a 90-78 decision over Purdue University North Central (0-2) Tuesday evening.
11/06/2013
Senior Pazia Speed put the Foresters (1-1) on her back by scoring nearly half her team’s points in a 69-62 win over the Saints of Holy Cross College Tuesday evening at McKenna Arena.
11/05/2013
Huntington University’s graduate counseling program will host a seminar on the DSM-5™ from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Nov. 16 in Hiner Hall of the Dowden Science Hall on campus.
11/05/2013
Love in little placesA group of six Huntington University students traveled to Piedmont from Oct. 11-15 to work with World Renew Disaster Response to provide the region with disaster relief efforts after a 2008 flood decimated the town.
11/05/2013
Donation helps to increase services at HU’s LifeSpring Counseling CenterMore space in Huntington University’s LifeSpring Counseling Center means the opportunity to serve more clients, thanks to a donation from the Huntington County Medical Society (HCMS).
11/04/2013
The HU women’s soccer team gave the nation’s 7th-ranked Cougars of Spring Arbor University all they could handle before Brooklyn Morgan scored the game-winner with ten seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift her team, 2-1, past the Foresters in semifinal action of the Crossroad League tournament.
11/03/2013
The Forester men’s basketball team sprinted out of the gates this weekend at the Purdue Calumet Classic where they opened up the season by cruising to two 20+ point wins.
11/03/2013
Poor shooting and an inability to keep the Saints off the boards didn’t bode well for the HU women’s basketball team (0-1) as they suffered a 64-48 loss to Aquinas College (2-0) in their season opener Saturday afternoon at Platt Arena.
11/03/2013
The Forester volleyball team wrapped up its season Saturday afternoon at the Lourdes University Tri-Match where they went 1-1 to finish the year with an overall record of 8-23.
11/01/2013
Huntington University’s Friesen Center for Volunteer Service is plunging into inner city Chicago for this year’s Urban Plunge trip. From Nov. 8-10, 14 students and Dr. Tanner Babb will be working with Emmaus Ministries to serve the homeless population and to help bridge the gap between the church and a community in need.
11/01/2013
‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers’ dances onto HU’s stage Singing, dancing and courting Oregon wilderness style, sets the tone for this musical theater classic as Huntington University’s Theater and Music Departments present “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.”
11/01/2013
Huntington University will host a visit day for all social sciences majors on Nov. 8

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