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02/28/2014
Brooke Welch knew she could not stay away from Indiana for long. After graduating in 2004 with a degree in broadcasting and public relations, she moved to Tennessee for her first reporting job.
02/28/2014
For most students, searching for a college is a nerve-wracking experience. Besides the significant investment, choosing the right fit is important to a student’s success and happiness. But for Amber (Brady) Rensberger, a 2013 history alum, she knew instantly where she ought to be because it felt like home.
02/28/2014
New Covenant Bible Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has a strong relationship with Huntington University’s ministry department thanks to the numerous PRIME students they have hosted in the past. This year, senior youth ministries majors Holly Lutton and Brandon Groff were the most recent HU students to spend their PRIME experiences at New Covenant.
02/28/2014
A group of nearly 20, mostly UB pastors and wives, spent 10 days in Turkey from Nov. 4-13. This “Seven Churches of Revelation Tour” was sponsored by Global Ministries, the international arm of the UB churches in the U.S. and Canada.
02/28/2014
Huntington University music students will be featured in three upcoming all-area recitals on March 12, April 9 and April 30.
02/28/2014
Huntington University to host preview day for occupational therapy programHuntington University’s graduate programs will host a preview day for students interested in the occupational therapy doctoral program on March 13.
02/28/2014
Saturday visit day set for March 8Huntington University will host a Saturday visit day for all prospective students on March 8.
02/28/2014
Education majors visit day set for March 7Huntington University will host a visit day for all prospective education majors on March 7.
02/27/2014
Sophomore Jake Nash and freshman Christine Sparks will be making their college debut at the 2014 NAIA National Track & Field Indoor Championships to take place March 6-8 at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
02/27/2014
March Foundation Breakfast to showcase innovation, student venturesThe Huntington University Foundation will feature a program on innovation and student ventures at its next Foundation Breakfast on March 12.
02/27/2014
Students capture first in national broadcasting competitionThree Huntington University students were recognized for their first place achievements in the 2014 Intercollegiate National Religious Broadcasters Awards.
02/27/2014
Hall to review student research paper at CNWS lectureDr. Kenneth Hall, professor of history at Ball State University, will give a special lecture, engaging a Huntington University student on her research, on March 13.
02/27/2014
Huntington University will host a visit day for all digital media arts majors on March 6.
02/27/2014
The Forester men’s golf program and head coach Mark Green have announced the signing of Northrop High School standout Zach Borntreger.
02/26/2014
A night of cold shooting doomed the 3rd-seeded HU men’s basketball team as they shot 38.8 percent, nearly 12 percent below their season average, to suffer a 56-54 loss to 6th-seeded Grace College (17-13) Wednesday night in first round action of the Crossroads League tournament.
02/26/2014
The Institute of TESOL Studies (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) at Huntington University will hold an information session from 5:30-6:30 p.m. March 5 for the adults interested in the program in Fort Wayne.
02/25/2014
The 2nd-seeded Forester women’s basketball team took care of business Tuesday night in first round action of the Crossroads League tournament by beating 7th-seeded Bethel College (12-19) 78-41.
02/24/2014
The Crossroads League announced its 2013-14 women’s basketball awards and among the list of honorees is four Foresters.
02/24/2014
The Crossroads League announced its post-season awards for the 2013-14 men’s basketball season and topping the list for Huntington was senior Shane Merryman who earned First Team All-Conference honors for the second consecutive season.
02/23/2014
Behind Jake Nash’s first place finish in high jump, the Forester men’s team finished ninth among 15 schools at the DePauw Indoor Classic on Saturday while the women placed tenth among 17 teams.
02/22/2014
It seemed only appropriate that seniors Shane Merryman and TJ Short would lead the No. 12 HU men’s basketball team over Taylor University 55-44 Saturday afternoon at Platt Arena on senior day.
02/22/2014
The #20 Forester women’s basketball team locked in as the No. 2 seed in the league tourney with a 59-50 win over the Trojans of Taylor University (12-18, 7-11) Saturday afternoon at Odle Arena.
02/21/2014
Huntington University students took home first, second and third place for their teams’ marketing plans at the eighth annual I-69 Collegiate Innovation Challenge held Feb. 14-16.
02/20/2014
Homestead student wins Best of Show in HU’s High School exhibit Madison Brown of Homestead High School won Best of Show for her piece “Unexpected Harm” in Huntington University’s 9th Annual High School Art Exhibit. The awards reception was held Feb. 15.
02/20/2014
The Huntington University visual arts department invites the community to the 24th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit which runs March 5-27 in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery on campus.
02/20/2014
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has released its qualifying teams for the 2014 NAIA Invitational Team Championships and among the list of invitees is the Forester women’s bowling team.
02/20/2014
USBC Collegiate has announced their sectional assignments and the Huntington University men's and women's bowling teams are both headed to Smyrna Bowling Center in Smyrna, TN, March 14-16, for intercollegiate sectionals.
02/20/2014
The seven-game win streak for the HU women’s basketball team (21-7, 13-4) came to an end Wednesday night as the #20 Foresters dropped a 62-53 decision to #1 University of Saint Francis (29-0, 17-0) at Platt Arena.
02/18/2014
It was a typical Crossroads battle that fans have come to expect any time the Foresters and Cougars go head-to-head as Scott Kohne’s fader from deep found nothing but the bottom of the net as time expired to lift #19 Saint Francis over #12 Huntington University 62-60 Tuesday night at Hutzell Athletic Center.
02/18/2014
HU students, alums, faculty take home 24 honors at Fort Wayne Ad Federation AwardsHuntington University students, graduates and faculty shined at the Fort Wayne Ad Federation Awards Saturday night, taking home four golds, three silvers, nine student golds, seven student silvers and "Best of Show Student" in the annual creative advertising contest.
02/18/2014
Representing cultural differencesDuring 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.
02/18/2014
HU Foundation exceeds $75,000 goal for scholarshipsThe Huntington University Foundation has exceeded its goal of raising $75,000 for scholarships during its 75th anniversary. Currently, donations are more than $165,000.
02/18/2014
Playing in the biggest and most prestigious college tournament of the year, the Forester bowling teams had a strong showing at the Backhaul Direct Hoosier Classic where the women finished 20th out of 64 teams while the men took 36th out of 78 teams.
02/17/2014
Dr. Martin Alphonse, professor of intercultural studies at Multnomah University, will give his perspective on “Evangelism and India” during the Feb. 27 Forester Lecture at Huntington University.
02/17/2014
Professional Programs to host Bowl-a-Thon to raise money for student scholarships Huntington University’s Professional Programs will host a Bowl-A-Thon from 1-5 p.m. March 15 to raise money for student scholarships. The event is open to the public. Teams are encouraged to enter, and sponsors are welcome.
02/16/2014
It was a risky strategy by the HU men’s basketball team (23-5, 12-4) but it paid off for the No. 16 Foresters as they edged past #RV Grace College (16-11, 8-8) 64-62 Saturday afternoon at Platt Arena.
02/15/2014
The No. 21 Huntington women’s basketball team (21-6, 13-3) played spoiler to senior day at Grace College (14-14, 10-6) Saturday afternoon by handing the Lancers a 57-39 loss to wrap up the season sweep over their neighbors to the northwest.
02/14/2014
Huntington University men’s soccer Coach Russ Lawson has announced that Speedway High School standout Burke Strong has signed a letter of intent to play at HU this fall.
02/14/2014
Cascade High School senior Hayden Suter has announced his intention to play soccer at Huntington University this fall.
02/14/2014
Burks to give junior recital on Feb. 28The Huntington University Music Department will present a junior recital by tenor Ja’Shon Burks at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Longaker Recital Hall in the Merillat Centre for the Arts on campus.
02/14/2014
Huntington University will host a visit day for all theater majors on Feb. 21.
02/14/2014
Future Foresters are invited to come to Huntington University for an overnight visit on Feb. 21-22.
02/13/2014
This past weekend the Forester bowling teams road-tripped to Kentucky to compete in the Norse Collegiate Classic where the women finished 6th out of 19 varsity teams while the men placed 12th out of 18 varsity teams.
02/13/2014
The No. 21 HU women’s basketball team logged their 20th victory Wednesday night and did so in convincing fashion with a lopsided 69-38 win over Bethel College at Goodman Gymnasium.
02/12/2014
On February 4, Huntington University senior Shane Merryman accomplished a feat few can boast. His 28-point performance against Indiana Wesleyan University was more than enough for him to pass his grandfather, Dean Merryman, on the Foresters’ all-time scoring list.
02/12/2014
Huntington University senior TJ Short reached a significant milestone in his career in HU’s 87-81 win over Bethel Tuesday night.  Heading into the game against the Pilots,
02/11/2014
The #16 HU men’s basketball team reclaimed sole possession of second place in the league standings with an 87-81 decision over #12 Bethel College Tuesday night at Platt Arena.
02/11/2014
The Huntington University Peer Award recipients for February are Beth West, education department secretary, and Deb James, financial aid secretary.
02/11/2014
Dr. Tim Troyer has spent the last 20 years researching new drug development. At 4 p.m. Feb. 21, he will present his research in “Breaking Tim: Twenty Years of Making Drugs Legally.”
02/11/2014
Huntington North High School softball standout Alyssa Hiple officially signed to continue her softball career at Huntington University Friday afternoon.
02/10/2014
Huntington University freshman Miranda Palmer was named the Crossroads League Player of the Week for the week of February 10 as announced earlier today.
02/10/2014
The HU men’s and women’s track and field teams finished fourth and fifth respectively at Saturday’s Joe Banks Invitational hosted by Ohio Northern University.
02/09/2014
The 14th-ranked HU men’s basketball team jumped out to a double digit lead within the first four minutes and never looked back to earn an 87-66 win over Goshen College, completing the season sweep over the Maple Leafs.
02/08/2014
It was sweet revenge for the #24 Forester women’s basketball team (19-6, 11-3) Saturday afternoon as they handed the Maple Leafs of Goshen College (4-21, 1-12) a 95-55 loss at Platt Arena.
02/06/2014
Anderson named senior associate editor at Journal of Strength & Conditioning ResearchDr. Dawn Anderson, professor of exercise science at Huntington University, has been named a senior associate editor at the Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research.
02/05/2014
Huntington University head coach Lori Culler picked up her 500th win tonight and it couldn’t have come at a more opportune time for her and her No. 24 Foresters.
02/05/2014
Graduate programs to host preview day for occupational therapy programHuntington University’s graduate programs will hold a preview day for students interested in the occupational therapy doctoral program on Feb. 17.
02/05/2014

While all of the other Crossroads games were postponed Tuesday night, the No. 14 Forester men’s basketball team didn’t let the snow and cold stop them from making the trip to Luckey Arena to take on the No. 7 Indiana Wesleyan University.

02/04/2014
Social work department inducts six students into honor societySix Huntington University students were inducted into the Sigma Chi Chapter of the Phi Alpha Honor Society on Jan. 28.
02/04/2014
Rittenhouse to perform senior recital Feb. 7The Huntington University Music Department will present a senior recital by soprano Audra Rittenhouse at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7. The free recital will be held in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
02/03/2014
Huntington University men’s soccer Coach Russ Lawson has announced that Troy Hester from Liberty Center, Ohio, has signed his letter of intent to play for the Foresters this fall.
02/03/2014
The Huntington University men’s soccer program and head coach Russ Lawson have announced that Matthew Millard, a native of Mount Gilead, Ohio, will be joining the Foresters this fall.
02/03/2014
Sophomore Jake Nash’s first place leap of 6-7 not only set a new school record in high jump Saturday afternoon at the Taylor University Indoor Track & Field Invitational but also landed him a spot at the 2014 NAIA Indoor National Championships.
02/02/2014
The No. 19 HU men’s basketball team (20-4, 9-3) seems to have Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s number. Saturday afternoon Platt’s squad claimed their ninth conference win when they handed the Cougars (4-19, 1-11) a 83-67 loss at Platt Arena.
02/01/2014
It was history in the making as the No. 24 Forester women’s basketball team logged the program’s first road win against Mount Vernon Nazarene University and did so in convincing fashion, a 72-50 decision, Saturday afternoon at Ariel Arena. 

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