The Huntington College baseball team will sponsor its annual Holiday Baseball Camp December 27-29, 2000. All sessions will be held in the field house of the Merillat Complex for Physical Education and Recreation.
“It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas…” Especially when the Fort Wayne Philharmonic comes to town. The Fort Wayne Philharmonic, under the direction of Conductor David Borsvold, will perform a Holiday Pops concert at Huntington College’s Merillat Centre for the Arts on Sunday, December 10, 2000 at 2:30 p.m. The concert, presented by Huntington College, features all your favorite holiday pieces, including Sleigh Ride, Winter Wonderland, The Little Drummer Boy, and the ever-popular Christmas Pops Sing-a-long.
Annual sale will feature pottery, photography, drawings, and other works of art by students and faculty.
Dr. Terrell Peace, chair of the Department of Education at Huntington College, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Association of Teacher Educators. He will assume his leadership duties with the national professional organization in February 2001.
Graphic artist Dennis Jones will describe his career as both an illustrator and a man of faith.
The Huntington College Department of Theatre will present “The Second Shepherd’s Play,” from December 7 to 16, at the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The performance has been called “a rollicking Renaissance romp celebrating the birth of Christ.”
The Huntington College Computer Club will offer two introductory computer workshops for the local community.
Four members of the Huntington College faculty have been recognized for their teaching excellence and will be included in the sixth edition of Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 2000 published by Educational Communications, Inc. This is an honor reserved to professors selected by one or more of their former students who themselves have been distinguished by being listed in The National Dean’s List. Huntington College’s honored professors include Karen Jones, Steve Lee, Evelyn Priddy, and Linda Urschel.
Huntington College’s Department of Education has proven its commitment to producing quality teachers for our nation’s children by achieving renewed accreditation under the performance-oriented standards of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
The web has gone wireless at Huntington College. Students now have portable, digital access to the information resources of the campus network and the Internet.
Huntington College’s Thornhill Nature Preserve will present a program about “Backyard Birds” on Thursday, November 16 at 7 p.m.
Huntington College head coach Steve Platt will preview the 2000-2001 men’s basketball season and introduce this year’s squad at the next breakfast meeting of the Huntington College Foundation. The event will take place on Wednesday, November 8, in the Habecker Dining Commons. Platt will also take a look back at last year’s incredible season, in which he led the Foresters to the semi-finals of the NAIA Division II national tournament.
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts will host “The Substance of Hope,” an exhibit of sculpture by Lon Kaufmann, from November 4 to 29, 2000. A gallery talk will be presented on November 4 at 7 p.m.