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November 15, 2017

Earlhamites deliver on plan to build city's first playground for all children

A team of Earlhamites have delivered on their plan to bring a first-of-its-kind playground to the Richmond area. “Playground with a Purpose,” a play space built for children with special needs, is now open at Clear Creek Park thanks to five Environmental Studies majors in the Class of 2017.


Four decades of student-faculty research in the Bahamas

The rocky terrain and thorny vegetation where some of the world’s most critically endangered iguanas roam can be daunting to navigate, even for the most seasoned scientific researchers. Just try catching one without scraping your knee, Earlham College’s John Iverson says. READ MORE

Earlhamite selected to deconstruct democracy in Greece

Olivia Tienin ’20 was one of just 24 undergraduates in the world who was invited to participate in the fifth annual Athens Democracy Forum hosted by journalists from the New York Times. READ MORE

NASA recognizes Earlhamite’s vision for advanced propulsion system in futuristic aircraft

Giorgi Mtchedlishvili ’18 and other students from Columbia University’s Space Initiative recently placed first in the NASA Aeronautics Challenge for its design of a futuristic aircraft called Gryphon. (Image courtesy of Nick Barclay) READ MORE

EC named New Affiliate of Year by The Washington Center

Earlham College has been named New Affiliate of the Year by The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars. The College was recognized during the Center’s Fall 2017 Awards Luncheon at The National Press Club. READ MORE

Racing in the Shadows

Noah Scherf runs in the shadows. He always has, and he always will. Which is why, no matter the time next to his name on a results sheet, there will forever be more to his story. READ MORE

Celebrated civic leader Andy Cecere awarded Presidential Medal of Merit

Andy Cecere, a retired attorney and celebrated civic leader, was awarded the Presidential Medal of Merit from Earlham President Alan Price on Wednesday, Sept. 20. READ MORE

U.S. News' Best Colleges 2018: EC 4th for most international students

Continued recognition for Earlham as one of the nation’s top institutions in higher education comes from U.S. News and World Report and its “Best Colleges 2018” guidebook. READ MORE


Music Department Presents: Symphony Orchestra in Concert

  • December 02, 2017
  • Lingle Recital Hall, CVPA

The Earlham Symphony Orchestra, under the direction this semester by visiting conductor Michael Goist, presents a concert of orchestral music featuring the Earlham student orchestra and guest performers. READ MORE


Music Department: Gospel Revelations Concert

  • December 03, 2017
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

Gospel Revelations performs traditional and contemporary African American music, both a cappella and accompanied. Performing high-energy, soulful gospel tunes, this concert is a great way to end the weekend. READ MORE


Music Department Presents: East Coast Choir Tour Preview Concert

  • December 04, 2017
  • Lingle Recital Hall, CVPA

Earlham College Choirs present an exciting preview to their East Coast Choir Tour, which will take them to Philadelphia, Boston and Washington, D.C. The tour features the Concert Choir, Women’s Chorus and Chamber Singers. READ MORE


Convocation: Los Cumbiaderos

  • December 06, 2017
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

Los Cumbiaderos is a variety band made up of some of the most brilliant musicians at Earlham, including Isabela Lopez and Antonio Maestas, playing the most popular hits all across the state of 
New Mexico. READ MORE


Tell It Like It Is: Embodied Stories from 
Our Communities

  • December 08, 2017
  • Joseph Moore Museum

Our community is full of stories that capture our past and inspire the future. Earlham students and faculty will present various forms of storytelling that explore the Richmond community. READ MORE


Christmas Candlelight Service

  • December 11, 2017
  • Stout Meetinghouse

Earlham’s Christmas Candlelight Service is a beautiful combination of scripture readings, congregational carols and Concert Choir selections. The service concludes with everyone lighting candles and luminaries around The Heart. READ MORE