HU’s Friesen Center awards two servant leaders
On May 1, the Friesen Center for Volunteer Service named the winners Huntington University Servant Leadership Awards. The recipients were Emily Carbaugh, a biology pre-med major from Orbisonia, Pa., and Abby Goering, a social work major from Carol Stream, Ill.
Tan elected new student body president
In a record-breaking election on March 7, Huntington University junior Aron Tan won his dream job — student body president.
Representing cultural differences
During the Feb. 20 chapel service, students will share their heritage and faith in Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Korean and other languages represented by Huntington University’s international students.
Friesen Center to sponsor Service Emphasis Week Feb. 4-6
Huntington University’s Friesen Center for Volunteer Services will host a Service Emphasis Week beginning Feb. 4-6. Throughout the week, students and community members will have the opportunity to get involved through several volunteer opportunities as well as hear how Huntington community members are serving.
Classes still on for Tuesday, Jan. 28
The university will be running its mini-buses throughout the day for students who have longer trips to class such as the PLEX and Loew-Brenn. Students, check your HU email for bus schedules.
Baker students beat world record for longest Four-Square marathon
Seven members of Baker Hall beat the Guinness World Record for consecutive games of Four Square by playing the game for 31 consecutive hours. The old record was 29 hours straight, set by Argentinian college students in 2009.
Huntington University partners with Mad Ants to present Faith & Family Night
Huntington University is once again partnering with the Mad Ants to present Faith and Family Night. Come out Feb. 1 as the Fort Wayne Mad Ants take on the Canton Charge and then stay for a concert by Sevenglory immediately following the game.
Multicultural Activities Council to present screening of ‘Invictus’
The Multicultural Activities Council at Huntington University is continuing its Diversity Film Series at 8 p.m. Jan. 20 with a screening of “Invictus.”
Love in little places
A 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.
HU students launch club to promote creativity
Huntington University’s digital media arts students have launched a new club to give students the opportunity to share ideas and discuss upcoming projects.