Greenville College - Featured, Athletics Feature News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Forensics Conference Exceeds Expectations, Informs and Inspires http://www.greenville.edu/news/forensics-conference-exceeds-expectations-informs-and-inspires Hard science, psychology, decades of professional experience and a generous helping of engaging stories contributed to a successful forensics conference on Greenville University’s campus last weekend. Over 200 persons attended the event. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:15:00 CDT ee747911-f2c9-434e-8410-514dab242bcd Greenville University First Lady Kathie Filby Prepares for Ordination http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-first-lady-kathie-filby-prepares-for-ordination Kathie Filby has spent her career at the intersection of academia and ministry. On April 20, she'll be ordained at the Gateway Conference Leadership Summit of the Free Methodist Church. Wed, 11 Apr 2018 09:15:00 CDT 5f39ee0a-8bc3-4daf-a115-b069400bdc84 Local High School Choirs Join Greenville University Choir for “Gospel Mass” April 29 http://www.greenville.edu/news/local-high-school-choirs-join-greenville-university-choir-for-gospel-mass-april-29 The Bond County High School Select Choir and the Highland High School Madrigal Singers join the Greenville University Choir and Chamber Singers for an April concert. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:45:00 CDT ac78727b-c787-46c3-b072-bc73a2166cf7 Vocalist Leslie Barnes Visits Campus http://www.greenville.edu/news/vocalist-leslie-barnes-visits-campus Nationally renowned vocalist, Leslie Parker Barnes, will be visiting Greenville’s campus on April 25, 2018. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 10:45:00 CDT 7722e520-48cd-403d-8651-342edcc740dd Teamwork and Experience Help Vanwey Land Coveted Internship With St. Louis Cardinals http://www.greenville.edu/news/teamwork-and-experience-help-vanwey-land-coveted-internship-with-st-louis-cardinals Sport Management major Jake Vanwey approaches each workday at Busch Stadium with a grateful heart. Learn how his resume rose to the top of the pile and the unique support he received in the process. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 09:45:00 CDT f8c9c8ee-9039-4ed4-bf95-7b5b6b581ae5 Marketing and Ministry Team Up For A Win http://www.greenville.edu/news/marketing-and-ministry-team-up-for-a-win Greenville University encouraged Riley to pursue a well-rounded education. He came to his first youth ministry job with a set of skills most people don’t think to pair with ministry: business. Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:30:00 CDT c7ec0131-7138-406a-a180-b4524af15cd8 2018 Career and Internship Fair On Campus April 4 http://www.greenville.edu/news/2018-career-and-internship-fair-on-campus-april-4 Whether you are a freshman seeking a summer internship, a senior networking in your field or a job-seeker in the Greenville community, don't miss Greenville University's career and internship fair. To date, more than 70 businesses have reserved space to set up shop and learn about you and your interests. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:30:00 CDT 94bc1376-609e-48b9-9761-d6c5eddb2294 Author and Scholar Victor Shepherd to Speak at Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/author-and-scholar-victor-shepherd-to-speak-at-greenville-university Greenville University is pleased to welcome world-renowned author and scholar Victor Shepherd to campus Monday, April 16, 2018. He will deliver an address during chapel at 9:30 a.m. in Whitlock Recital Hall and speak in a colloquium at 3:30 p.m. in Snyder Hall, Room 104. Both events are free and open to the public. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:00:00 CDT 36e1b17a-92ce-43d1-a82d-dbce23f3849c Justice Ministry Pilgrimage Course Offered in May http://www.greenville.edu/news/justice-ministry-pilgrimage-course-offered-in-may Greenville University will offer a travel-based course, "Justice Ministry: The Gospel and the Politics of Race," featuring renowned Christian leader Lisa Sharon Harper. Students who have completed at least 90 college credits are eligible. The course begins in May. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:00:00 CDT 08daaf77-0f09-4c53-9d71-eb190c2c6862 Equipped for Seminary (and Life) at Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/equipped-for-seminary-and-life-at-greenville-university The future is wide open for seminary student Maria Koppelberger ’14. But she credits her past—specifically lessons learned at Greenville University—for laying a successful foundation. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:30:00 CDT ae83ff0c-620a-4c2a-bc30-3e598dbc943c Greenville University Announces New Engineering Degree Program http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-announces-new-engineering-degree-program Greenville University is pleased to announce a new four-year degree program in engineering approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:30:00 CDT c976b795-dee8-4c05-b559-43c1bf899e76 High School Vocalists Experience Greenville University Via Choral Fest http://www.greenville.edu/news/high-school-vocalists-experience-greenville-university-via-choral-fest On February 8, Greenville University hosted its annual High School Choral Festival, which brings high school choir students to campus for choral performance, learning and competition. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 09:30:00 CDT 50e25c39-da36-4f94-8d84-a420cc6e51a0 Greenville University Students to Exhibit at Art St. Louis http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-students-to-exhibit-at-art-st-louis Seniors Hannah Parkerson-Mayhall and Kyle Anderson are among select area artists to show their work March 2-29 at Varsity Art XXII. The annual invitational exhibition at Art Saint Louis showcases undergraduate and graduate talent. Mon, 05 Mar 2018 10:00:00 CST 492b48b8-86af-46bb-a3e7-b8fdc86c3cfa Alumna Cathy Burgos Wins Prestigious Award for Helping At-Risk Youth http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-cathy-burgos-wins-prestigious-award-for-helping-at-risk-youth Cathy Burgos ’95 was one of 13 recipients presented last month with the prestigious In the Company of Women award in Miami. Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:30:00 CST 3ac4f295-b651-45f9-b2cf-064f131466de Standing Room Only for ILMEA Session Led By Fairbanks http://www.greenville.edu/news/standing-room-only-for-ilmea-session-led-by-fairbanks Big bands that fill football stadiums from end zone to end zone wow halftime crowds, but small bands can entertain in a big way too, thanks to great show design and encouragement from Greenville University's Will Fairbanks. Wed, 28 Feb 2018 07:15:00 CST 15d205d3-3f52-4ed8-90ad-56d578cbe564 How to Thrive, Not Just Survive the Seminary Scene http://www.greenville.edu/news/how-to-thrive-not-just-survive-the-seminary-scene How should a student prepare for graduate school? What makes the difference between surviving and thriving? Chris Albin '14 says students can proactively set the stage for success. Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:15:00 CST 29311bfb-d595-44c1-918b-a69803afd9a7 Do It Yourself: Alumna Rice Leads Grassroots Campaign to Landslide Win http://www.greenville.edu/news/do-it-yourself-alumna-rice-leads-grassroots-campaign-to-landslide-win Annie Rice '07 answers the call of voters and wins the St. Louis Board of Alderman’s 8th Ward seat by a landslide in a Feb. 13 special election. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:15:00 CST a1c799c1-7186-4ce9-87fd-488422b1448b Legacy of Greenville Alumnus "Father of Sport Psychology" Seen at Pyeongchang Olympics http://www.greenville.edu/news/legacy-of-greenville-alumnus-father-of-sport-psychology-seen-at-pyeongchang-olympics Whether they're skiing, skating or sledding, today's Olympians get their heads in the game thanks in part to Greenville University alumnus Coleman Griffith, a.k.a. the father of sport psychology. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:15:00 CST 9a3d1b43-ed53-44ce-9383-d301d75c18b6 Greenville University Well Water Testing http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-well-water-testing The Greenville University Science Division is running a well-water water testing project. It will involve faculty and student researchers testing water samples for the presence of specific metals, microbes, and other drinking water contaminants. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:00:00 CST 47c8b118-166a-4b66-a2e8-09be72788759 The Tradition Continues: Duke Divinity School Awards Full Scholarship to Bastian School Grad http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-tradition-continues-duke-divinity-school-awards-full-scholarship-to-bastian-school-grad Any financial award that reduces tuition is welcome, but one that covers the “full cost” of tuition can’t be beat. Greenville University graduate Keli (Totton ’16) Pennington will begin studies at Duke Divinity School in the fall on a "full ride" scholarship. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:45:00 CST 6257340d-daad-44b4-9e57-fd46dff753ab Navigating Seminary, Fueled By Blessing http://www.greenville.edu/news/navigating-seminary-fueled-by-blessing New beginnings can be rough, and new beginnings at graduate school and seminary are no different. But when recent G.U. graduate LaRyssa Herrington looks back on her first semester at Candler School of Theology, she sees a trail of blessings. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:15:00 CST ec6e0aa3-0894-4107-9408-5f9faee14587 Greenville University Announces Choir’s Spring 2018 Concert Season http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-announces-choir-s-spring-2018-concert-season The Greenville University Choir will take a 10-day concert tour to the Midwestern United States with stops in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Missouri. Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:45:00 CST d7ad3a37-c60d-4043-9e1e-0f51973dd57e Music, Mistakes and Mirth: Alumnus Reflects on More Than 40 Years With Lyric Opera http://www.greenville.edu/news/music-mistakes-and-mirth-alumnus-reflects-on-more-than-40-years-with-lyric-opera Robert Prindle ’73 is one of the few classical singers to make a living in opera. The onetime physics major, who "never sang a note" before coming to Greenville, reflects on his long time career with the Chicago Lyric Opera and laughter along the way. Mon, 12 Feb 2018 13:30:00 CST a46a1f7b-961e-4768-9226-3176ca1ffaff Greenville University to Host Forensics Conference in April http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-to-host-forensics-conference-in-april The first annual Greenville University Forensics Conference on Friday and Saturday, April 13-14, will increase awareness of the importance of forensic science in today's legal system. Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 CST 6882e67c-af69-4091-b52d-4766931aadb9 Beware of the Blindspot: Popular Curriculum Features Wayman Article http://www.greenville.edu/news/beware-of-the-blindspot-popular-curriculum-features-wayman-article A tweak in perspective can unlock kingdom treasures says Ben Wayman in the spring issue of Illustrated Bible Life. Fri, 26 Jan 2018 15:00:00 CST 64d86cf5-6789-4f08-9ac2-1f1ca997b430 Interterm in Israel Redefines "Classroom" http://www.greenville.edu/news/interterm-in-israel-redefines-classroom Students made Israel their classroom during January, exploring geography, archeology and Biblical texts in Jerusalem, Galilee, Caesarea and other sites of Bible history. Fri, 26 Jan 2018 06:30:00 CST ef9b2587-5ba9-4e5d-9ffc-82180a69cb73 President's Report and Year in Review Just Released http://www.greenville.edu/news/president-s-report-and-year-in-review-just-released From well-publicized celebrations like its 125th Convocation and dedication of Hogue Memorial Tower, to quiet achievements behind the scenes, the events that shaped 2017 attest to a productive year. Thu, 25 Jan 2018 09:00:00 CST ce817909-9d21-4997-914d-df33ac166eb6 University Receives EDA Grant for Entrepreneurship Center http://www.greenville.edu/news/university-receives-eda-grant-for-entrepreneurship-center Greenville University has received a grant from the EDA to renovate a three-story historic building that will foster economic development and business partnerships. Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:00:00 CST 3ddeedae-3d76-4f72-9daf-122d49c385af Greenville University Welcomes Grammy-Award Winning Soprano Christine Brewer as Schoenhals Guest Artist – February 11-12 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-welcomes-grammy-award-winning-soprano-christine-brewer-as-schoenhals-guest-artist-february-11-12 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 21:15:00 CST 7a89ef56-bf8e-422c-8ac7-f75385c15a19 Healing Help: Alumna Finds Remedy for Pricey Medical Equipment http://www.greenville.edu/news/healing-help-alumna-finds-remedy-for-pricey-medical-equipment $600 for a medical boot that is available online for $69.99? $115 for an ace bandage? The sticker price of hospital-ordered home medical supplies can be shocking, but thanks to a Greenville U. grad and her collaborators, now there's HELP! Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:00:00 CST 7092160d-a8ba-4c2f-bdef-53c9c3860d0c Credit Where It’s Due: Prior Learning Assessment Counts Previous Learning Toward Degree Completion http://www.greenville.edu/news/credit-where-it-s-due-prior-learning-assessment-counts-previous-learning-toward-degree-completion When Assistant Professor of Organizational Leadership Mark Thomas began a training program in prior learning assessment (PLA) last January, he expected to bolster his PLA abilities. He didn’t realize the true breadth of skills he would gain. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:30:00 CST 65bfc785-87e2-4e67-b852-ec905612329a Stick It Out: Service Through Struggle http://www.greenville.edu/news/stick-it-out-service-through-struggle In a challenging new role, Kirsten Norsworthy Freeze '17 draws strength from lessons learned at Greenville University. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:15:00 CST e55147e4-0854-4a17-9db2-191cdb7a18ba No Rest for the Wi-Fi http://www.greenville.edu/news/no-rest-for-the-wi-fi On average, 3,000 unique devices connect to the Greenville University wireless internet system each week. Luckily, the Greenville University IT staff is on the job. Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:00:00 CST 0772f74f-8cf3-4aa9-8061-9478c767d30e Déjà Vu: Donors Pull Through All Over Again http://www.greenville.edu/news/for-the-second-year-in-a-row-generous-donors-far-exceeded-giving-goals-during-greenville-university-s-givingtuesdaygu-fundraising-campaign For the second year in a row, generous donors far exceeded giving goals during Greenville University’s #GivingTuesdayGU fundraising campaign. Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:30:00 CST e781d6bf-5f78-40d1-8bdb-555ade689cae Holiday Concerts Scheduled at Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/holiday-concerts-scheduled-at-greenville-university Greenville University is proud to showcase two different bands in its holiday concerts this season. Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:45:00 CST 1637bf28-cd1d-416a-80d1-8b6471a9d58f Greenville Choral Union to Celebrate 87th Anniversary Season of Community Messiah Performances on Sunday, December 3 http://www.greenville.edu/news/messiah-concert GREENVILLE, IL. – The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate their 87th performance of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah on Sunday, December 3 at 4:00 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center on the campus of Greenville University (Greenville, IL). In addition to enjoying this perennial favorite, the audience will have opportunity to hear German composer Johann Sebastian Bach’s Magnificat in D and sing Christmas carols along with the Choral Union and Orchestra. Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:00:00 CST 7847f634-12e1-4f06-afb8-1936dc8baf86 Faith At Every Moment: Following Jesus Through School, Internship, Career http://www.greenville.edu/news/faith-at-every-moment-following-jesus-through-school-internship-career Greenville University taught Justin Mulholland to be faithful to Jesus “in every moment.” Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:15:00 CST 2f737809-e411-40e7-b2c8-ca25a8acbd40 Little League Legacy: The Inspiration Behind a Career Coach http://www.greenville.edu/news/little-league-legacy-the-inspiration-behind-a-career-coach Happy fifth anniversary to Greenville University's master's in coaching program, inspired by stories like this one, from Head Softball Coach Buddy Foster. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:45:00 CST 17d205d7-cc2b-4b5a-8166-7c73fa02980a Greenville University Hosts Nationally Acclaimed Exhibit http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-hosts-nationally-acclaimed-exhibit Greenville University is pleased to show alumnus James Mellick's award-winning Wounded Warrior Dogs exhibit through November 21. These exquisite "allegories of redemption" reside in Maves Art Center. Tue, 07 Nov 2017 11:00:00 CST a62c65f5-fa1d-46c1-bd82-725a0a781ecc Water Quality Researchers Earn Top Honors For Presentation http://www.greenville.edu/news/water-quality-researchers-earn-top-honors-for-presentation Students researching the quality of water in Bond County recently claimed top honors for presentation of their work at a meeting of the American Chemistry Society. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT c6edf484-aa27-49e2-9401-bc35521c0dbb Campus Community Honors Outstanding Alumni http://www.greenville.edu/news/campus-community-honors-outstanding-alumni Greenville University honored alumni Dr. Paul Heath '72, Sarah (Coleman '06) Toth and Jim '59 and Susan '86 Claussen on Homecoming weekend. Congratulations to the awardees! Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:00:00 CDT 5537b29e-79ab-4827-98c2-0d322d4d5083 A Well in the Spiritual Desert http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-well-in-the-spiritual-desert Business management major Nick Schumaker ’20 boarded a plane bound for Brazil expecting to learn about business leadership. He returned with nothing less than a new outlook on life. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:30:00 CDT 9c40a4fe-aedd-440e-9db7-ca71522b3c91 Discovery in the U.K. Holds Deep Personal Meaning For Greenville Professor http://www.greenville.edu/news/discovery-in-the-u-k-holds-deep-personal-meaning-for-greenville-professor An unexpected discovery in a stranger's home added untold meaning to Bwarenaba Kautu's work at Cambridge University this summer. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:30:00 CDT c2ac6c07-147c-4e24-957c-f90d83707452 19 Years Coaching and Still Learning for the Girls http://www.greenville.edu/news/19-years-coaching-and-still-learning-for-the-girls With 19 years of coaching behind her, Carol Fletcher found even more to learn through the University's MA in coaching. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:00:00 CDT b011b775-93c8-4318-b2cf-f84e2a6597f8 Practice Makes Proficient: Learning to Teach http://www.greenville.edu/news/practice-makes-proficient-learning-to-teach When it comes to being a teacher, some skills only come through practice. Andy Mulholland ’15 thanks Greenville University for giving him ample practice. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:30:00 CDT e6bb190b-aa64-4195-9a07-b333b143cab5 Just Out, the RECORD Reimagines "University" http://www.greenville.edu/news/just-out-the-record-reimagines-university Just out, the Fall 2017 RECORD examines the path from college to career. Learn what today's students at Greenville University are doing to gain valuable experience before they graduate. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:15:00 CDT 02f96955-b4e1-4293-90da-f9388051c90b Coach Barber Named Among "Most Distinguished Men Of Illinois" http://www.greenville.edu/news/coach-barber-named-among-most-distinguished-men-of-illinois Greenville University Head Men’s Basketball Coach George Barber was among the men named Most Distinguished Men of Illinois for 2017. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:15:00 CDT 99d23adf-6a8d-4bf3-bf69-a5b2ad112fd2 Running on Gratitude: Double Thanks for Cross-Country, Grace and Coach P http://www.greenville.edu/news/running-on-gratitude-double-thanks-for-cross-country-grace-and-coach-p "Coach taught me to love God, be confident and remain resilient." Happy fifth anniversary to Greenville University's master's in coaching program, inspired by stories like this one. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:00:00 CDT f528f1f9-348f-43b0-803c-4b4d28323bcd Long Jump, Long Shot http://www.greenville.edu/news/long-jump-long-shot Jarrid Williams '17, a self-described long shot for success, was able to go the distance thanks to Greenville University. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:00:00 CDT f3cf4d2e-2345-42dd-a523-f2568e0fd86c Social Work Program On Track For Accreditation http://www.greenville.edu/news/social-work-program-on-track-for-accreditation Greenville University’s social work program remains on track to achieve accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), meaning big benefits for the program’s graduates. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:30:00 CDT 032e345a-93fe-4cd7-a617-a38de6307481 A Trio of “Wins” For University STEM Programs http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-trio-of-wins-for-university-stem-programs An infusion of ambitious students, new faculty and a track record of excellent performance position STEM departments for a fantastic year. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:00:00 CDT 678a12e9-cc32-4462-9d45-5893a49cd01f Summer STEM Adventures http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-stem-adventures Greenville University recently completed its eighth successful summer of student research in the sciences. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:30:00 CDT eca740ab-975a-48bc-8a8a-10107b47ffd9 Preseason Learning: August Term Takes Freshmen From “Rookie” to “Seasoned” http://www.greenville.edu/news/preseason-learning-august-term-takes-freshmen-from-rookie-to-seasoned This summer, Greenville University launched a pilot program that offers incentives to students who want to overcome educational gaps and succeed at college life. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:45:00 CDT 0568c72b-f0a4-49d7-9e8f-14ed83c6f9ac Shirly Hoogstra Named 2017 Convocation Speaker http://www.greenville.edu/news/shirly-hoogstra-named-2017-convocation-speaker CCCU President Shirley Hoogstra will be the featured speaker at Greenville University's 125th Convocation, September 20. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:30:00 CDT 52ddb5a6-b902-4aaf-90c8-b6da461190e6 Greenville University's Nick Morrow Earns His Way Onto Oakland Raiders' Final Roster http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-s-nicholas-morrow-earns-his-way-onto-oakland-raiders-final-roster Greenville University celebrates with Nick Morrow, its first ever NFL player! The Oakland Raiders welcomed Morrow onto the team’s 53-man roster last week. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:00:00 CDT d2ecdf3c-c251-4eb7-8a91-116d315d7872 Greenville University Research Team Examines Well Water In Southern Illinois http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-research-team-examines-well-water-in-southern-illinois Student researchers Hannah Frerker and Jonathon Adams realized surprising results when they tested the quality of local water. Learn more about their work that drew inspiration from the Flint water crisis. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:15:00 CDT b460a2ad-0fab-4b64-a709-7f482f16cd09 70 Years of Letter-Writing Fosters First Class Friendships http://www.greenville.edu/news/70-years-of-letter-writing-foster-first-class-friendships Personal correspondence via a "round robin" system of letter-writing has kept girlfriends from the Classes of 1948-51 connected for nearly 70 years. Read about the grace and gift of correspondence. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:15:00 CDT 70cc7afc-d35a-41b3-b701-cd9dfb8a76d1 The Exhilaration of "Team" http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-exhilaration-of-team 1944 marked the beginning of intercollegiate athletic competition in Greenville. Ever since, student athletes have made surprising discoveries both on and off the playing field. Here are two tales that began with football. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:00:00 CDT a1d3f27b-4863-46e4-a002-df66ccbe79e7 The Gymnasium Boom and The Simple Room http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-gymnasium-boom-and-the-simple-room In 1914, college students banded together to help build a campus gymnasium. Today's students echo that theme of "together" by keeping The Simple Room humming with activity. Take a look at "community" then and now. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 08:15:00 CDT f0a4fe43-2873-4866-8bfa-f34dbed3e211 Euca Balm and Tour Logistics: The Chemistry Behind Those College Degrees http://www.greenville.edu/news/euca-balm-and-tour-logistics-the-chemistry-behind-those-college-degrees From the Great Depression to just last semester, hands-on learning is a hallmark of the Greenville University experience. Check out what happens when experience is the teacher. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 13:45:00 CDT 6dce7714-3373-4a11-8771-1b71782a3a6d Offense, Defense, Character, Class http://www.greenville.edu/news/offense-defense-character-class Nearly 125 years after President Wilson T. Hogue declared education for character as Greenville's motto, the Lady Basketball Panthers made a memorable statement about character and class. Mon, 31 Jul 2017 15:45:00 CDT 17a1e50b-ef29-4e41-be90-b0d1c44c572e A Lesson in Adventure Brought to You By Sally http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-lesson-in-adventure-brought-to-you-by-sally On first glance, Fei “Sally” Li ’16 doesn’t appear adventuresome, but looks can be deceiving. Her bold move to study 7,000 miles from home opened the door to exploration at every turn. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:30:00 CDT f9731109-44f8-48a1-bd6f-3bb37ecf1f4d Four Years. Two Degrees. A World of Opportunities. http://www.greenville.edu/news/four-years-two-degrees-a-world-of-opportunities Greenville University will soon offer a speedy path to business degrees for students from China. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:15:00 CDT 0c9ad253-5725-4242-af13-779a55604ee2 Blend of Leadership and Service Score On and Off the Court http://www.greenville.edu/news/blend-of-leadership-and-service-score-on-and-off-the-court Janisha Pealer '17 is the first Panther volleyball player in Greenville University’s history to serve as team captain for three successive years. Research suggests that a "servant's heart" may have something to do with that feat. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:30:00 CDT f6fb3571-0499-4d24-872e-36103d59d91a Bearing Good Fruit: Greenville University Ministry Majors Serve Across the Country http://www.greenville.edu/news/bearing-good-fruit-greenville-university-ministry-majors-serve-across-the-country If faith without works is dead, perhaps the same can be said for theological training without ministry service. That’s why Ben Wayman, the James F. and Leona N. Andrews Chair in Christian Unity at Greenville University, passionately encourages ministry students to pursue internships Tue, 11 Jul 2017 10:15:00 CDT 360cb3d7-0a68-440c-8314-9351b569fde4 Israel for Interterm: Bringing the Bible to Life http://www.greenville.edu/news/israel-for-interterm-bringing-the-bible-to-life Three weeks in Israel draw University students deeper into scripture. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:45:00 CDT b5a4ab5a-e2f6-4f71-9276-3e986dfeff49 Summer RECORD Celebrates 125 Years of Inspired Innovation http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-record-celebrates-125-years-of-inspired-innovation Just out, The RECORD features 12 great ideas that have flowed out of our 125-year history. Entitled "Firm Foundation," this issue connects the past with the present. Check it out! Thu, 06 Jul 2017 00:00:00 CDT 75961968-4e2d-4a84-9f9c-edb63eb4baaa 125 Years and New Beginnings http://www.greenville.edu/news/125-years-and-new-beginnings On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Greenville University will celebrate its 125th birthday and its official inauguration as University. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 09:00:00 CDT 1745745a-3248-42f0-9068-3b160dad030b A New Lens: Agape Scholars International’s Student Workers Rethink Education, Poverty and Nonprofits http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-new-lens-agape-scholars-international-s-student-workers-rethink-education-poverty-and-nonprofits Agape Scholars International, founded by Dunkley and his wife Jennifer, depends on fundraising and awareness-raising here in the U.S. Four students with big hearts—Juli Phillips, Gianna Paden, Linnea Smidderks and Amanda Scott—answered the call. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 06:45:00 CDT f802f37e-ac60-49bf-b871-674ede2e7a26 Calling: That Uniquely Personal Divine Tug http://www.greenville.edu/news/calling-that-uniquely-personal-divine-tug Cassandra Olson '10 experienced the "fuzzy" gray areas of call and worked her way through them to understand that God's call is not one-size-fits-all. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 03:00:00 CDT 7509ece5-d39a-4e3b-8682-f1fbedf19e6e Lisa Amundson Receives 2017 Outstanding Faculty Award http://www.greenville.edu/news/lisa-amundson-receives-2017-outstanding-faculty-award Associate Professor of Special Education Lisa Amundson received the W. Richard Stephens Outstanding Faculty Award for 2017 during the 10 a.m. Commencement service, May 27, 2017. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:30:00 CDT 9f3801b1-6961-4c0c-9bf3-685919281afc Kirsten Norsworthy Freeze Receives 2017 President's Citation http://www.greenville.edu/news/kirsten-norsworthy-freeze-receives-2017-president-s-citation Kirsten Norsworthy Freeze ’17 is no stranger to high achievement, but bending to serve is also in her nature. The recipient of the 2017 Greenville College President’s Citation practices servant leadership with grace. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:30:00 CDT 6604d59e-86e2-4e67-b367-9acaec2b789c Greenville College Grants Neurosurgeon Kenneth Smith Honorary Doctorate http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-grants-neurosurgeon-kenneth-smith-honorary-doctorate Dr. Kenneth R. Smith, Jr. received an honorary doctorate of science during afternoon Commencement exercises at Greenville College on May 27. President Ivan Filby presented the award, citing Smith’s contributions to medicine and the medical community, to his profession and to Greenville College. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:30:00 CDT 1cd41ca1-d6e0-4af8-aea3-1de624badfb9 Alumna to Join Research Team on Smoking Cessation http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-to-join-research-team-on-smoking-cessation “Helping individuals be the best they can be” is the attitude Dominique Brown ’08 built her career on. After earning a bachelor of science in psychology, Dominique’s motto guided her through jobs counseling youth in a chemical dependency program, managing foster and adoption cases, coordinating services for HIV patients and advocating for impoverished individuals seeking economic stability. Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:30:00 CDT 8bef0b0c-2993-486b-97da-d0e5bed6969c Crash Course in Confidence Brought to You By Experience First http://www.greenville.edu/news/crash-course-in-confidence-courtesy-of-experience-first What do you get when you cross a phone-phobic college student with a semester-long project that requires dozens of phone calls to vendors across North America? If you are Lincoln Siebert ’17, you get skills that bolster your confidence and help you secure a job. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 07:30:00 CDT db5fa8f0-4bc9-4ed7-a05b-b3350c33e99b Class of 2017 Makes History as Last to Graduate From GC, Now Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/class-of-2017-makes-history-as-last-to-graduate-from-gc-soon-to-be-greenville-university The class of 2017 made history May 27, 2017, when graduates crossed the Commencement stage to receive congratulatory handshakes and diplomas. They are the last graduates to earn degrees from Greenville College. Effective June 1, Greenville College will become Greenville University. Wed, 07 Jun 2017 08:30:00 CDT 151867b8-d84a-49e1-b2fc-ad77b6e2306e Jars of Clay to Perform at Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/jars-of-clay-to-perform-at-greenville-college Greenville College proudly welcomes the multiplatinum-selling music group Jars of Clay to campus for a concert Friday, May 26 at 8:30 p.m. in Whitlock Music Center. Tue, 23 May 2017 09:30:00 CDT a706fc24-5d59-4e5c-bbd6-c8a620c1b10e Publish, Publish, Present, Present - Well Equipped Grad Finds His Stride http://www.greenville.edu/news/publish-publish-present-present-well-equipped-grad-finds-his-stride Kirk Pearce ’15 recently published papers in two scientific journals and will present at two upcoming conferences for theoretical chemists. The PhD candidate at Virginia Tech has much to say about the preparation he received in the classroom and on the football field at GC. Tue, 16 May 2017 10:00:00 CDT c3949997-d91c-4777-baff-11b9f26b9bff GC Pair to Help Shape Nation's Science Education http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-pair-to-help-shape-nation-s-science-education “Shaping the world” is more than a lofty ideal for biology processor Bwarenaba Kautu and senior Christian Semanik. In June, they will begin implementing a plan to improve science education in the island nation of Kiribati. Thu, 11 May 2017 08:00:00 CDT 1581c1a1-ee62-4594-b6a1-53a25cba3c0c Alumnus Hopkins Brings Fresh Material To Tried-And-True Text http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumnus-hopkins-brings-fresh-material-to-tried-and-true-text Kevin Hopkins ’83, mathematics professor and chair of the math department at Southwest Baptist University, has contributed to the newly released Thomas’ Calculus: Early Transcendentals 14th Edition (Pearson, 2017). Mon, 01 May 2017 08:00:00 CDT 67cb2cf6-a7cd-4d84-83ed-8ca7f7ffc67d Work of GC Couple Brings Hope to Children in Malawi http://www.greenville.edu/news/work-of-gc-couple-brings-hope-to-children-in-malawi The Dunkleys were inspired to create Agape Scholars International after spending a year in Blantyre, Malawi, and witnessing the vicious cycle of poverty that keeps many children out of the classroom and trapped on the streets. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 CDT c48da6be-7403-42dd-9301-961fe7ce2871 Student-Produced VISTA Accepts Several Awards http://www.greenville.edu/news/student-produced-vista-accepts-several-awards Several major awards for the fall 2016 issue of the student-produced Vista magazine highlight the strong design curriculum at Greenville College and hint at the promising future of design and student publications in general at the College. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:15:00 CDT 46dd2c6f-d20f-4d9a-9995-831370124d6d