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10/30/2008
The Joe Mertz Center for Volunteer Service at Huntington University held its annual Fall Work Day on Oct. 18. The event had 259 participants, including four faculty and two staff members.
10/30/2008
The Huntington University Foundation’s Nov. 12 breakfast will feature Ty Platt, first-year Forester men’s basketball head coach, and women’s basketball head coach Lori Culler, now in her 23rd year.

10/29/2008
Huntington University’s Department of Music will present an All-Area Music Student Recital at 4 p.m. on Nov. 5 in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

10/28/2008
The Foresters' struggles in conference play continued with another quick dismissal by Indiana Wesleyan University.
10/28/2008
Junior midfielder Bethany McGraw needed just one goal to break her own school record for most goals in a season and she netted four to lead the Foresters past Grace College 5-2.
10/27/2008
The Huntington University Theatre Company will present “The Music Man” at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 6-7 and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 8 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

10/27/2008
Heading into their regular season finale, the Foresters were in a "must win" situation to secure a berth in the postseason conference tournament.
10/27/2008
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 20-26. Women’s soccer junior Bethany McGraw and men’s soccer freshman Steven Roberts earned the honors for their outstanding efforts during the week’s competitions.

10/25/2008
The Forester ran at the Malone College Short Course Open and the men came in second behind the NAIA top-ranked Malone Pioneers.
10/25/2008
Midfielder Bethany McGraw was the catalyst that propelled the Foresters to the 2-1 double overtime victory over Goshen College.
10/24/2008
Huntington University’s chapter of Kappa Pi International Art Fraternity recently inducted 17 new members into the organization.

10/24/2008
The Huntington University Concert Choir and Women’s Chorale will join with Columbia City’s Blue River Big Band to present “A Blast of Jazz,” an evening of big band and jazz music made popular by the Glenn Miller Orchestra, the Andrews Sisters and many more jazz favorites.
10/24/2008
The 19th annual HU Women’s Auxiliary Garage Sale Benefit has brought in funds that have exceeded those of all of the past sales with a total of $1280.
10/23/2008
Huntington University’s RichLyn Library will host John Branham for the fall “Focus on Excellence” colloquium. Branham is an attorney with Delaney, Hartburg, Roth and Garrott LLP in Huntington.
10/23/2008
Wednesday, Venture Works announced the winners of the Huntington County Business Concept Challenge for Huntington North High School and Huntington University students.

10/23/2008
Venture Works named Alternative Fuel Solutions the $10,000 winner of its second annual Huntington County Business Plan Competition on Wednesday.

10/22/2008
On Oct. 14, Huntington University hosted the second annual Venture Works Youth Entrepreneur Symposium. One hundred fifty Huntington North High School students participated in the day-long event.
10/22/2008
Indiana Wesleyan University's offense was too much for the Foresters to contain as they fell 6-0 to the Wildcats.
10/22/2008
Approximately 200 frogs have invaded the Huntington University campus.

10/22/2008
With two key players missing from the line-up with injuries and a sub-par hitting performance, the Foresters were still able to pull off their first conference victory 25-22, 23-25, 20-25, 25-21, 15-7 over Grace College.
10/22/2008
The Huntington University 16-member cheerleading squad will host a cheer clinic on Nov. 22 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Merillat Complex for Physical Education and Recreation.

10/21/2008
In February, the Huntington University EXCEL Adult Degree Programs will begin offering classes in Fort Wayne, Ind., adding a fourth location to the program’s sites which currently include Huntington, Columbia City and Wabash.

10/21/2008
The Foresters put together their highest offensive output of the season to earn the 5-3 victory over Holy Cross College.
10/21/2008
Huntington University’s Department of Nursing, in collaboration with the Huntington County Department of Health, will offer flu shots to adults on Nov. 3.

10/21/2008
The Huntington University Graduate School will host an open house for those interested in learning more about the Master of Arts in counseling degree program.
10/20/2008
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 13-19.
10/18/2008
Four Huntington University seniors partnered with five Huntington North High School/College Park Church students to travel to La Ceiba, Honduras, the week of April 1.
10/18/2008
Things looked bright for the Foresters with a goal two and half minutes into the match, but it was the last time they would score as Taylor University handed them a 4-1 loss.
10/18/2008

2008-10-18 Johnson, Njeri pace HU FOR RELEASE Nick Johnson and Joseph Njeri sprinted to a one, two finish at the Manchester College Invitational to lead the Foresters to another team win. Johnson crossed the line first in 24:59 with Njeri behind him in 25:51. HU dominated overall placing six ru

10/18/2008
An opportunistic goal in the first five minutes of play gave the University of St. Francis all the offense it would need to edge the Foresters 1-0.
10/18/2008
The Foresters had two matches over the weekend and picked up a pair of victories.
10/17/2008
The Inter-College Adult Network will host an Adult College Fair at the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Ind. The fair will be held in the library’s Great Hall from 4 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 29.

10/17/2008
Huntington University’s EXCEL Adult Degree Programs recently awarded half off the cost of tuition for the fall semester to Tamie Cavins, a student enrolled at the program’s Wabash, Ind., site.
10/17/2008
Huntington University education majors have begun teaching another round of classes for Huntington County homeschooled students.

10/15/2008
Lilly Endowment Inc. has awarded a $375,000 grant to Huntington University to sustain the university’s Enterprise Resource Center and expand career development diagnostics and techniques to assist students to focus on their major.

10/15/2008
The Foresters entered the match against Spring Arbor University looking for their first conference win, but came up short with a 25-21, 22-25, 25-21, 14-25, 15-13 loss.
10/15/2008
After coming close on a variety of occasions, the Foresters finally broke through with a decisive 4-0 victory over MCC foe Spring Arbor University.
10/15/2008
After spending all or a portion of their collegiate athletic careers as members of the Huntington University cross country and track and field teams, three former Forester harriers have continued to pursue their passion for running and are making a name for themselves among the elite in their sport. 
10/15/2008
The auditions for Huntington University’s production of “Mr. Scrooge” have been postponed to Oct. 26. Acting and singing auditions will run from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., and dancing auditions will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
10/14/2008
Recipients of the Huntington University Peer Award for the month of October are Julie Goetz and Shelia Hacker.


10/14/2008
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Oct. 6-12.
10/14/2008
Huntington University will commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a week-long observance from Oct. 15-22.

10/14/2008
The Foresters went toe-to-toe with NAIA 23rd-ranked Spring Arbor University playing to a scoreless tie at intermission, but the Cougars were able to net two in the second half to shut out HU 2-0.
10/14/2008
Huntington University senior Abigail Allwein, a theatre major and music minor from Fort Wayne, Ind., will perform her senior recital at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 24 in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

10/11/2008
HU's Gonzalo Vivas and his brother, Martin, put together an outstanding MCC tournament performance as doubles’ partners.
10/11/2008
A defensive breakdown by the Foresters late in the match led to the game-winning goal for Calumet College of St. Joseph and doomed HU to a 1-0 loss.
10/11/2008
The Red Hawks of IU Northwest put up little fight as the Foresters earned the easy victory 25-17, 25-14, 25-13.
10/11/2008
The Foresters competed in the MCC conference tournament over the weekend and finished fifth with six points.
10/10/2008
The Huntington University Concert Choir invites the community to join the choir as the group combines with the Huntington University Orchestra and begins to rehearse for the 54th annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah.”

10/10/2008
Huntington University instructor Phil Schurger will present a guitar recital at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 16 at in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

10/10/2008
First year coach, Ryan Burgher, notched his first Mid-Central Conference win with a 1-0 victory over Bethel College.
10/10/2008
On Oct. 8, Huntington University held its annual High School Math Competition. The competition was held in Hiner Hall of the Science Hall on the Huntington University campus.
10/09/2008
In Homecoming ceremonies Oct. 4, Margaret Roush, Huntington University’s director of alumni relations, announced that Thomas Overmyer was named Alumnus of the Year while Christian Elden was recognized as the Young Alumnus of the Year.
10/09/2008
On Oct. 4 during Homecoming weekend, Huntington University dedicated Livingston Hall and the Paul R. Fetters Chapel. Approximately 200 people attended the event.
10/09/2008
Huntington University invites the community to audition for “Mr. Scrooge” on Oct. 19. Acting and singing auditions will run from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., and dancing auditions will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
10/08/2008
It was Pink Out night for the Foresters, but it was Bethel College that was red hot as they downed HU in three straight 25-21, 25-18, 25-13.
10/08/2008
After owning a 2-1 lead early in the second half, the Foresters allowed the University of St. Francis three second half goals and fell 4-2 to the Cougars.
10/07/2008
After battling for a 1-0 lead, the Foresters let it slip through there fingers as Bethel College recorded the 2-1 come-from-behind victory in overtime.
10/07/2008
The Foresters traveled to Anderson University for their final regular season match and came away with a 7-2 win over the Ravens.
10/06/2008
The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of Sept. 29-Oct. 5. Women’s tennis sophomore Erica Abel and men’s cross country junior Joseph Njeri earned the honors for their outstanding efforts during the week’s competitions.

10/05/2008
The Huntington University student body crowned its Homecoming king and queen Friday evening during a ceremony in the Huntington Union Building.
10/04/2008
On a beautiful Homecoming afternoon, the Foresters rallied behind a boisterous crowd to earn the 1-1 tie against MCC foe, Taylor University.
10/04/2008
For the first time this season, the NAIA 8th-ranked men's cross country team had a chance to run on its own home course and the Foresters made the most of their opportunity putting six of the first seven runners across the finish line to win the event.
10/04/2008
Bethany McGraw matched her career high with four goals in the Foresters' 7-0 win over Taylor University Fort Wayne.
10/04/2008
Huntington University inducted 29 new members into the Indiana Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi in a convocation held Friday in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
10/03/2008
The Foresters completed their MCC conference schedule with a 7-2 win over the University of St. Francis giving them a fourth place finish with a 5-3 record.
10/02/2008
Huntington University will host the visual arts faculty exhibit from Oct. 15 through Nov. 16 in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
10/01/2008
After playing at a scoreless tie at half-time, Goshen College netted two goals in the second half to defeat HU 2-0.
10/01/2008
The Marian College Knights disposed of the Foresters in four games 25-18, 22-25, 15-16, 25-21 to keep them winless in the MCC at 0-3.

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