Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2016, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham to host graduate school and fellowship fair for the public Students and community members can learn more about options for earning advanced degrees during Earlham College’s Graduate School and Fellowship Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 27. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43179&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43179&r=14619 Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites win $1M Hult Prize to meet Clinton's Urban Spaces Challenge A team of Earlham College students was awarded $1 million in start-up capital on Tuesday after winning the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for social good. The Earlham project is designed to positively affect 11 countries and millions of people. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43152&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43152&r=14619 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT US News' rankings highlight Earlham’s value, commitment to teaching Earlham College once again stands side-by-side with the nation’s top-tier liberal arts colleges in U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 rankings, released today. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43066&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43066&r=14619 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT National Science Foundation grant offers summer research experiences at Earlham in neuroscience Earlham College is among four leading liberal arts institutions in Indiana and Ohio pioneering a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in neuroscience. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42984&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42984&r=14619 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham welcomes largest class in school history In the 169 years since it opened its doors in 1847, Earlham College has never welcomed a bigger group of new students. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42938&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42938&r=14619 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham’s newest building brings home the gold Earlham’s Center for Science and Technology has received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42860&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42860&r=14619 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham students win prize for their transportation solution for impoverished areas A team of students from Earlham College was selected as one of the best three transportation start-ups in Kenya in the Transdev Transport Challenge held this summer. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42854&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42854&r=14619 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Local chamber leader to join Earlham's alumni office A local leader and advocate for the Richmond and Wayne County business communities is joining Earlham College as associate director of reunions. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42688&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42688&r=14619 Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT National analysis ranks Earlham 15th for diversity; highlights campus' unusually strong diversity among midwestern peers The Earlham student body is among the nation’s most diverse, according to a new national ranking by BestColleges.com. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42663&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42663&r=14619 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT American Psychological Association recognizes EC professor with lifetime achievement award Professor of Psychology Katharine Milar has received a lifetime achievement award from the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Society for the History of Psychology. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42665&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42665&r=14619 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT New business venture by Earlhamites promotes greater market accessibility for Costa Rican coffee farmers A new business venture by Earlhamites aims to collaborate with smallholder coffee farmers in Costa Rica to achieve their vision by facilitating greater market accessibility for their products. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42461&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42461&r=14619 Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Former exchange student's non-profit reviving Japanese festival culture A former exchange student at Earlham College is working to revive Matsuri, which is festival culture in Japan by infusing youth and tourism back into its celebrations. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42550&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42550&r=14619 Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham again identified as leader for value in Forbes' top colleges guide Continued national recognition of Earlham College’s capacity to prepare students for the future comes from Forbes’ 2016 Top Colleges Guide. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42495&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42495&r=14619 Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham ranked No. 1 in Indiana for value in new national list Earlham is one of just three national liberal arts colleges ranked in the Top 30 for value in MONEY’s new list of the “Best Colleges for Your Money.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42478&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42478&r=14619 Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham's International perspective, can-do spirit highlighted in Fiske's new guide of top colleges Earlham College is one of the best institutions for higher education in the nation, according to the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017, which was released today. Fiske also features Earlham as one of the top 45 colleges and universities for its International Studies program in its guide for pre-professionals. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42433&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42433&r=14619 Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Epic swim to aid alumna’s fight with Parkinson’s Susan Scarlett’s ’73 battle with Parkinson’s disease will be buoyed this summer by a 65-mile swimming spectacle that could be headed to the record books. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42399&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42399&r=14619 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Large class of distinguished local scholars to enter Earlham as part of Class of 2020 Sixteen of Wayne County’s top students have enrolled as members of Earlham College’s Class of 2020 in what is one of the largest groups of incoming students from neighboring communities in the College’s history. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42265&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42265&r=14619 Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT Alumnus pioneering early detection treatment for schizophrenia An emerging treatment for schizophrenia pioneered by Dr. Bill McFarlane ’65 offers hope for earlier detection and treatment before psychosis even occurs. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42232&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42232&r=14619 Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT President Dawson to retire in June 2017 after tenure marked by progress, growth Earlham College President David Dawson, whose tenure has been marked by significant change and progress, has announced his retirement, effective June 30, 2017. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42189&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42189&r=14619 Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT Senior to break stereotypes in Argentina after earning regarded Fulbright award A recent Fulbright Award will allow Chisama Ku Penn ’16 to bring together all of her interests. Penn will serve as a Fulbright English Language Teaching Assistant at a college for teachers in Argentina for the upcoming academic year, beginning March 2017. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42080&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42080&r=14619 Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT