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  • Mikayla Patterson awarded athletic training scholarship

    by Melinda Lantz | Nov 13, 2018

    Posted Nov. 13 - Mikayla Patterson, a senior from Brownsburg, Ind., was awarded the Dwayne Dixon Professional Education Scholarship by the Indiana Athletic Trainers Association. Learn more


  • Gilliar attends Indiana College English Assn. conference

    by Melinda Lantz | Nov 13, 2018

    Posted Nov. 13 - Beate Gilliar, professor of English and a long-standing executive board member of the Indiana College English Association, attended the annual conference, “Constructing Identity at the Intersections,” at the University of Indianapolis in October.  A former winner of the Annual Award for Scholarship and Teaching, Gilliar is a regular conference presenter.  She currently serves as a facilitator of the organization’s programming, securing keynote speakers, selecting panelists, reviewing presentation abstracts, and connecting with the national association.   


  • Haynes is musical director of ‘Joseph’ production

    by Melinda Lantz | Nov 08, 2018

    Posted Nov. 8 - Pamela Haynes, assistant director of music and director of piano studies, is the guest musical director of Huntington University Theatre Company's production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” which runs from Nov. 14-17. 


  • Journal editors name Bottorff an Outstanding Reviewer

    by Melinda Lantz | Nov 05, 2018

    Posted Nov. 5 - Pharmacotherapy, the journal of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, has named Michael Bottorff, chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, an Outstanding Reviewer. The scientific editors of the journal recognized Bottorff for both the number of manuscripts he has reviewed and the quality of his reviews. His service to Pharmacotherapy provides consistent and valuable advice and contributes to the quality of the journal, according to the editors. 

  • Mayer, Williams present paper at conference on political theory

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 29, 2018

    Posted Oct. 29 - Seth Mayer, assistant professor of philosophy, and Leonard Williams, professor of political science and dean of the College of Education and Social Sciences, presented a co-authored paper at the Association for Political Theory conference at Haverford College and Bryn Mawr College Oct. 18-20. “Honneth's Reconstruction of Socialism: A Critique” developed as a response to a book the two faculty members read in an interdisciplinary reading group.



  • Mikayla Patterson wins IATA scholarship

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 19, 2018

    Posted Oct. 19 - Senior Mikayla Patterson has received the Dwayne Dixon Professional Education Scholarship from the Indiana Athletic Trainers Association. Mikayla will be honored at the IATA’s Annual Business Meeting Luncheon in Carmel on Nov. 11. 


  • Williams publishes another crossword

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 15, 2018

    Posted Oct. 15 - A crossword puzzle,  “Literary Aspirations,” by Professor Leonard Williams,  dean of the College of Education and Social Sciences,  will be published on Thursday, Oct.18, in The Puzzle Society Crossword series. Solve the puzzle in the app and read about it on the blog


  • MiKayla Duzan is Midwest Outstanding Student

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 11, 2018

    Posted Oct. 11 - MiKayla Duzan, a physical education major from Valparaiso, Ind., has received the Midwest Outstanding Student Award from the Society for Health and Physical Educators.

    She will be honored on Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Hall of Fame Banquet for the Indiana Society for Health and Physical Educators (InSHAPE). She now advances in the national competition for the Ruth Abernathy Scholarship. Last spring, Duzan was selected by by InSHAPE as its Outstanding Student of the Year. 


  • Reed’s compositions recorded and performed

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 02, 2018

    Posted Oct. 2 - Tim Reed, associate professor of music, will have works recorded and performed on the weekend of Nov. 9. Reed’s “Five Misappropriations for Solo Piano” will be recorded at Radford University in Virginia. Reed’s composition, “Rafah Crossing,” a work for solo cello and electroacoustic fixed media, will be performed at a professional conference for electroacoustic music at Jacksonville State University in Alabama. Renowned cellist Nick Photinos of the Grammy-winning group Eighth Blackbird will perform Reed’s work there.


  • Morales certified as community health worker

    by Melinda Lantz | Oct 01, 2018

    Posted Oct. 1 - Gabriela Morales, assistant professor of communication studies, has earned her state certification as a community health worker. Morales attended the training at HealthVisions Midwest in Fort Wayne the week of Sept. 17. The certification prepares her to teach the Community Health Work course that Manchester will offer in the spring. Lilly Endowment Inc. funded her training.