Huntington, Ind.— Hundreds of Huntington College students will spend Tuesday morning reaching out to those in need. Nineteen teams of freshmen and transfer students will participate in the Ninth Annual Volunteer Plunge, a half-day of community service held each year in conjunction with Huntington College's new student orientation. The Plunge also is the first means in connecting the students with the campus’s Joe Mertz Center for Volunteer Service.
Huntington, Ind.— The Robert E. Wilson Gallery of the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington College is pleased to present a Huntington College Alumni Exhibit, featuring the works of Carl Ludwig Peters, III, from September 9-October 7. Admission is free and the gallery is open to the public weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and before all Merillat Centre performances.
Huntington, Ind.— Have you ever wondered just what would happen if you trespassed on private property? Mark Johnson, a local conservation officer, will give a free presentation on “How Conservation Laws are Enforced” at Thornhill Nature Preserve on Tuesday, Sept. 3, from 7-8:30 p.m. Johnson will explain the basics of his job and what laws are and are not enforced.
Huntington, Ind.— Calling all adults who have the desire to get in shape and stay in shape! Dr. Paul Smith, professor of exercise science and physical education at Huntington College, will teach Training the Long Distance Runner, a fall Gateway course in the EXCEL Program for Adults at Huntington College.
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College Graduate School of Christian Ministries has opened an extension campus in the Indianapolis area. Beginning in September 2002, courses will be offered toward the completion of the Master of Arts degrees in Educational Ministries and in Youth Ministries with concentration and elective classes offered in leadership and family ministry.
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College Graduate School of Christian Ministries will offer classes toward the completion of the Master of Arts degrees in Pastoral Ministry, Educational Ministry, Youth Ministry and a Diploma in Pastoral Leadership. Students may also enroll in elective classes offered in leadership, family ministry, and educational ministry.
Huntington, Ind.— Thornhill Nature Preserve will host a “Walk with George” on Tuesday, August 27, from 7-8:30 p.m. George Arnold, a biology teacher at Huntington North High School, will explain methods of identifying trees and shrubs on a walk through the Thornhill Nature Preserve trails. The hike will be followed by a presentation and a question and answer period.
Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College will present a Laboratory Safety Seminar on Monday, September 16, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The Northeast Indiana Section of the American Chemical Society and the Laboratory Safety Committee of Huntington College provides support for the event.
Huntington, Ind.— Members of the Music Department faculty will keep busy this coming semester with more than just their hectic schedule of classes and performances. Dr. Janice Fulbright, music department chair and director of vocal studies, will start a music ministry at the Anchor Room in Fort Wayne, as she will provide coffee house entertainment on a regular basis. Her first performance is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 9, at 7:30 p.m. On the evening of Aug. 24, she will perform at the Agape Church of the Brethren in Fort Wayne.
Huntington, Ind.— Huntington College ministry professors, Dave Rahn, Gary Newton and Karen Jones are among only 15 academicians invited to participate in Group Publishing’s “Best Practices” Professors/Practitioners Summit in Loveland, Colo., from July 31 to August 3.