Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College held its annual appreciation dinner for faculty and staff on Tuesday, May 13, 2003. Many campus community members were recognized for their service to Huntington College, while Polly Tribolet was honored with the Staff Member of the Year award.
Huntington, Ind.— Six Huntington College track and field Foresters qualified to the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships to be held Thursday through Saturday, May 22-24, 2003, in Olathe, Kan. Erin Abbey, Melissa Bortner, Natalie Guenin, Brook Welch, Jonathan Doyle and John Ngure qualified in their respective events by meeting specific times or distances set by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) prior to the start of the outdoor season.
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College men’s basketball team will host a boys and girls summer basketball day camp from July 14-18, 2003, in the Merillat Physical Education and Recreation Complex. The camp will be open for boys and girls entering kindergarten through eighth grade.
Huntington, Ind.— Five Huntington College student speakers recently competed in the 2003 Spring Semester Great Forester Speak-Off. The speak-off showcases the persuasive skills of Huntington College’s finest student speakers who are enrolled in speech classes for the current semester.
Huntington, Ind.— Two Huntington College students received the Huntington College Servant Leadership Award, in partnership with the Barney II Foundation, at the Joe Mertz Center for Volunteer Service (JMC) Banquet earlier this month. The purpose of this award is to recognize students who have demonstrated leadership in the area of community and ministry service. This year’s recipients were Leslie Russell and Kyle Shoemaker.
Huntington, Ind.— Seven Huntington College students recently received communication awards from the Indiana Association of Student Broadcasters (IASB) Competition. Dr. Lance Clark’s students enter various projects into this state awards contest, and matched up well with the big and small colleges in Indiana.
Huntington, Ind.— The Indiana Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi National Scholarship Honor Society recently presented eight Huntington College students with the 2003 Sophomore Honor Award. A reception was held at the home of Huntington College president G. Blair Dowden to recognize the individuals as the top students in their class.
Huntington, Ind.— Dr. Jeff Webb, assistant professor of History, was awarded the distinguished Professor of the Year honor at the 32nd annual Forester Night at Huntington College on Tuesday. The award is voted on by the student body and presented each year at the Forester Night ceremonies.
HUNTINGTON, IN – The 32nd annual Huntington College Forester Night was held Tuesday, May 6, 2003, at Huntington College. Foresters of the Year, the Alpha Chi Award and Outstanding Senior Awards in various departments were presented throughout the evening. Foresters of the Year are chosen by a student body vote, taken the week before Forester Night.
Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College will award three honorary degrees during the 2003 commencement services on May 17, 2003. The Doctor of Music degree will be awarded to John Nelson, music director of L’Ensemble orchestral de Paris and co-founder of Soli Deo Gloria, Inc. The Doctor of Humane Letters will be awarded to Huntington College alum Dr. Ronald P. Baker. The Doctor of Divinity will be awarded to Dr. Paul R. Fetters, emeritus professor of practical theology at Huntington College.
Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College’s Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society, recently inducted 15 student-athletes into its ranks. The athletes join the 55 members in the society since its beginning in 1997.
HUNTINGTON , IN — Mr. Ron Coffey has accepted appointment as Vice President for Student Development of Huntington College, effective immediately.
Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College is pleased to present “Revelations of the Journey,” a show of recent work by Amanda L. Hamblin and Josh Middleton in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery in the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The exhibit of art work will be presented through May 17, 2003.
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College Gospel Choir will host the choir from Greater Progressive Baptist Church in Fort Wayne on Thursday, May 8, at 7:00 p.m., in the Merillat Centre for the Arts main auditorium. The public is cordially invited to partake in an evening of worship and praise. Admission is free.
Huntington, Ind.— Mr. William Kirby, Huntington County School Corporation superintendent, will speak about current issues facing local and statewide public school systems at the next Huntington College Foundation Breakfast on Wednesday, May 14
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College athletics department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of April 28-May 4, 2003. Women’s track and field junior Nicole Jacob and men’s track and field junior Jonathan Doyle earned the honors for their excellent efforts during the week’s competitions.
Huntington, Ind.— Dr. Dwight D. Brautigam, professor of History at Huntington College, has been selected from a national applicant pool to attend one of twenty-nine summer study opportunities supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The Endowment is a federal agency that supports summer seminars and institutes at colleges, universities and other research institutions so that teachers can work in collaboration and study with experts in humanities disciplines.
Huntington, Ind.— Two Huntington College students recently presented research topics at the Sixth Annual Student Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium held at Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne. Students had fifteen minutes to present their research which was followed by a panel discussion.
Two Huntington College students recently presented research topics at
the Sixth Annual Student Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium held
at Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne.
Huntington, Ind.— The semiannual Huntington College High School Mathematics Competition was held April 23, 2002, in the Science Building at Huntington College. Nine area high school teams met to compete for individual and team awards for their demonstration of mathematical ability.
Huntington, Ind.— Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at Huntington College was recently named a Star Chapter for the 2001-2002 school year. Only about ten percent of the approximately 300 chapters receive this award.
Huntington, Ind.— Projet Mobilivre-Bookmobile project, a group that tours through Canada and the United States, will travel to the Huntington area on May 14 and 15, 2003. The Bookmobile will be open all day at Huntington College on Wednesday and at the Huntington Public Library on Thursday. They will present a bookbinding workshop, “Sewn-on Tapes Binding” at the College on Wednesday from 3:30-5:30 p.m., and “Album Binding” at the library on Thursday from 7-8 p.m.