Tyler Herber

Tyler Herber, a 2016 graduate, knew he loved history when arrived at Huntington University as a freshman. He also knew he wanted to study the discipline during his four years as a Forester. However, his experiences with HU’s history…

Andrew Wickersham

When it was time for Andrew Wickersham to attend college, he had some concerns. “I was worried about the increasingly utilitarian philosophy being pushed at many larger schools — that college is about learning technical skills needed for…

Sam Thompson

Alumni Sam Thompson, originally from Indianapolis, Indiana, graduated in 2015 with degrees in business management, history and political science, with an emphasis in pre-law. While at Huntington University, Thompson was a part of the men’s…

Melissa Grossman

Alumni Melissa Grossman, originally from Huntington, Indiana, graduated in 2013 with a double major in history and political science. While at Huntington University, Melissa was a part of the women’s volleyball team, and helped to coach the…

Paul Hageman

The country is at the height of its political season, and Paul Hageman is behind the scenes making it all happen. Hageman will be a 2012 graduate of the political science program at Huntington University. But even before he had set his…

Kris Burgess

It was a winding and unexpected path that brought Kris Burgess to Huntington University. A re-evaluation of his life early on in his college career gave him clarity and showed him that he should transfer schools. That choice brought him to…

Christianne Gates

Plans never seem to work out as we originally envisioned. Christianne Gates, a 2008 Huntington University alumna, was going to attend law school after graduation – that was until she took an internship that changed her future. In 2007,…

Steve Edinger

Early on, Steve Edinger discovered a passion for law. Even his classmates saw his potential to persuade and serve people, so much so that they wrote in his name on the student senate ballot to serve as their student body vice president two…

Christopher Sutton

It was the religious aspect of the school that drew Christopher Sutton in, but it was the history department that drew out his passion. Sutton graduated from Huntington University in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in history. Following…

Russ Degitz

Whether it’s in conversation with his American Government students, showing his players a skill on the baseball field, or leading young adult Sunday School, Russ Degitz just loves to teach. And as a 2002 graduate of Huntington with a degree…

Rachel Hinkle

Rachael Hinkle remembers well the first quiz she took as a Huntington University freshman in 1997. “We were asked to list the five cognitive skills: comprehension, retention, analysis, synthesis and evaluation,” she says. “A lot of colleges…

Heather (Hirschy) Gonzales

In the four years since her Huntington University graduation, Heather (Hirschy) Gonzales’ life reads like a fast-paced novel — backpacking through Europe with friends, working in Congressional offices, serving as a missionary in Africa,…

Eric Lowman

You’ll never know where a history degree can take you. For Eric Lowman, it landed him on the battlefields of the Civil War in the major motion picture, “Gods and Generals,” and continues to put him in various reenactment productions with a…

Asa Swan

Blessed. That’s how Asa Swan, a 1999 alumnus, describes his years at Huntington. Serving as student-body president for two years, acting in five college plays, and graduating magna cum laude top his list of accomplishments. But Asa’s years…