She 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.
HU crowns 2013 Homecoming court
The Huntington University student body announced its 2013 Homecoming court over the weekend. Seniors Nate Sullivan of Hermitage, Pa., and Essie Kaufman of Grabill, Ind., were crowned king and queen during an evening ceremony on Oct 4. Homecoming & Family Weekend was Oct. 4-5.
HU to celebrate ‘Foresters’ at Homecoming
Huntington University is celebrating the fact that “We Are Foresters” at the annual Homecoming & Family Weekend on Oct. 4-5. The festivities will include a parade, king and queen coronation, class reunions, Powder Puff football games and a special 20th birthday celebration for the mascot, Norm the Forester.
‘Les Misérables’ to feature HU alumni
Four of Huntington University’s finest are experiencing the passion, triumph and redemption in the Fort Wayne Civic Theatre’s production of “Les Misérables.”
Bronze Star Sacrifice
Dale Pence, 90, now enjoys a retired lifestyle with Marge, his wife of 68 years. But as newlyweds, the couple endured World War II. Dale dealt with significant battle wounds. After the war, Marge learned how to comfort a husband dealing with the nightly terrors haunting the dreams of her decorated officer.
HU’s partnership with TinCaps grows with picnic pavilion sponsorship
In continuation of a long partnership, Huntington University is now sponsoring the picnic pavilion at Parkview Field in Fort Wayne, Ind., the home of TinCaps baseball.
University honors 317 graduates
Huntington University honored 317 graduates and four honorary degree recipients today, May 18, during the 115th Commencement ceremonies.
NEEDTOBREATHE to headline Fandana
Rock artists NEEDTOBREATHE will headline the third-annual Fandana Festival Aug. 2-4 at Huntington University.
Community invited to retirement celebration for Dowdens
The community is invited to a retirement celebration for Huntington University President G. Blair and Mrs. Chris Dowden at 6:30 p.m. May 21 in the upper level of Habecker Dining Commons. The Dowdens will be retiring after 22 years of service on May 31.
HU, Cinema Center to offer summer film camp
Huntington University and the Cinema Center are partnering to offer the Summit City Film & Animation Academy this summer to high school students.