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04/29/2002
On Tuesday, May 7, 2002, the Northeastern Indiana Section of the American Chemical Society will host Dr. Helen Free, a long-time employee of Miles Inc. Dr. Free will give her presentation at 7:30 p.m., in Hiner Hall, located at the new Science Hall on the campus of Huntington College. The presentation is free and open to the public.
04/29/2002
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College presents “This Mortal Coil,” a senior art show featuring works of HC students, Jordan Hopper and Nathaniel Reed. The show will run from May 6-18, 2002. An artists’ reception will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 6-8 p.m. The public is cordially invited to attend. Admission is free and the gallery is open to the public weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and before all Merillat Centre performances.
04/29/2002
The Huntington College Theatre Department will hold its annual One-Act Play Festival, Thursday–Saturday, May 2-4, 2002. The shows will begin at 7 p.m., each evening and are free to the public.
04/28/2002
The $37-million Campaign for Huntington College has exceeded its goal, and contributions from the local community have been instrumental in the effort’s success. College officials announced Friday that a total of $43 million has been received or pledged toward the comprehensive fundraising effort. Of that sum, $7.8 million came from residents and businesses of Huntington County.
04/26/2002
HUNTINGTON, IN The semiannual Huntington College High School Mathematics Competition took place Friday, April 19, 2002 in the Habecker Dining Commons at Huntington College. Six area high school teams met to compete for individual and team awards for their demonstration of mathematical ability. The teams were comprised of Ayersville Local Schools of Defiance, Ohio, Huntington North High of Huntington, KASH (Kokomo Area Schools at Home) of Kokomo, Marion High of Marion, North Miami High of Denver, and Oak Hill High of Converse.
04/26/2002
Dr. Norris Friesen has been named interim Vice President and Dean of Huntington College. The appointment follows Dr. Ron Webb’s announcement that he will leave the Office of the Dean to accept appointment as Senior Vice President and Provost of Jingmei University, located just outside Beijing, China.
04/24/2002
Huntington College’s Forester Lecture Series presents Dr. Judith Rood to address “The Peace Process: Reflections on Justice, Repentance, and Reconciliation—A Biblical Approach.” The free, public lecture will take place April 29 at 7 p.m. in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
04/23/2002
The Huntington College Music Department will hold its second annual Concerto Winners Concert on Friday, April 26, at 7 p.m.. The performance will take place on the main stage of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
04/18/2002
Huntington College’s Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society, will have its sixth induction ceremony on Sunday, April 21 at 3 p.m., in the Habecker Dining Commons. Ten Forester athletes will join the 45 members since 1997.
04/18/2002
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College presents “Works in Progress,” a senior art show featuring works of HC students, Summer Zimmer, Andy Kurzen and Julie Magrum. The show will run from April 22-May 3, 2002. An artists’ reception will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 6-8 p.m. The public is cordially invited to attend. Admission is free and the gallery is open to the public weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and before all Merillat Centre performances.
04/18/2002
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College presents “Works in Progress,” a senior art show featuring works of HC students, Summer Zimmer, Andy Kurzen and Julie Magrum.
04/18/2002
The Spring 2002 Huntington College Mathematics Competition will be held this Friday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Habecker Dining Commons Banquet Rooms. The Huntington College Mathematics Competition is provided as a means of fostering mathematical interest and expertise among high school students.
04/17/2002
The Huntington College men's soccer team will host Kids’ Night Out on Saturday, April 20. Activities will begin at 6:30 p.m. and conclude by 9:30 p.m. All children from the ages of 6 to 14 are invited to attend.
04/17/2002
The Omega Pi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at Huntington College announced their elected officers for the 2002- 2003 school year. Kappa Delta Pi, an International Honor Society for Educators with more than 60, 000 member worldwide, was founded in 1911. Huntington College has carried its charter with the society since May of 2000.
04/17/2002
Dr. Terrell M. Peace, Director of Teacher Education at Huntington College, has been a contributor in a recently published book entitled, Racism in the Classroom: Case Studies. The book was edited by Nancy L. Quisenberry and John McIntyre of Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, and it is a joint publication of the Association of Teacher Educators and the Association for Childhood Education International.
04/16/2002
Youth around Huntington County have a new flagship radio station. WQHC, 105.5 FM, The Fuse, was officially launched Tuesday, April 9, at Huntington College, when Dr. G. Blair Dowden, President of Huntington College, activated the official broadcast.
04/11/2002
Huntington College today announced the speakers for its 104th Commencement Exercises, to be held Saturday, May 18, 2002.
04/10/2002
The Huntington College men's soccer team will host Kids’ Night Out on Saturday, April 13. Activities will begin at 6:30 p.m. and conclude by 9:30 p.m. All children from the ages of 6 to 14 are invited to attend.
04/10/2002
Huntington College Theatre will present “Shadowlands,” directed by Paula Trimpey, at the Merillat Centre for the Arts main stage April 18-20. All performances will begin at 8 p.m.
04/09/2002
Thornhill Nature Preserve will offer women of Huntington and surrounding areas a chance to get away for the day to pamper themselves on Saturday, April 20.
04/09/2002
Dwight Ericcson will turn Thornhill Nature Preserve into a living beehive Tuesday, April 9, as he introduces the world of bees to the local public.
04/08/2002
Huntington College will dedicate a new radio tower and 100-watt transmitter tomorrow, April 9, at 4:00 p.m. The ceremony will take place outside the College’s broadcast studios on the first floor of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. President G. Blair Dowden and communications professor Lance Clark will make some brief comments before flipping a switch to activate 24-hour broadcasting on the new frequency, WQHC 105.5-FM.
04/05/2002
The Merillat Centre for the Arts will welcome Michael Card in concert on Friday, April 12, at 8 p.m. Card will showcase his new album, Scribbling in the Sand, released on April 2, 2002.
04/05/2002
Dr. Patrick Eggleton, Associate Professor of Mathematics at Huntington College, will give the next Forester Lecture at Huntington College on Monday, April 8. His lecture titled, “The Rabbi’s Results: Instruction That is Life Impacting,” will be held in the Merillat Centre for the Arts at 7 p.m., and is free to the public.
04/04/2002
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College presents “A Long Way From Fingerpaints,” a senior art show featuring works of HC students, Charice Jordan, Christian Elden and Maleah Hoit.
04/04/2002
The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College presents “A Long Way From Fingerpaints,” a senior art show featuring works of HC students, Charice Jordan, Christian Elden and Maleah Hoit. The show will run from April 8-19, 2002. An artists’ reception will be held on Saturday, April 13, from 6-8 p.m. The public is cordially invited to attend. Admission is free and the gallery is open to the public weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and before all Merillat Centre performances.
04/04/2002
Dr. Dwight Brautigam, professor of history at Huntington College, will speak on “Christianity, Truth, and History” at the April 10 Huntington College Foundation breakfast.
04/03/2002
In a celebration of winter’s passing, the Huntington College Music Department will offer Sounds of Spring, a concert including various ensembles in a melodious menagerie of music for spring. An enchanting evening of light favorites will be held on Friday, April 5, 2002, at 7 p.m., in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

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