Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2019, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT 1,500 applied, but this Earlhamite got the job Giorgi Kharshiladze ’19 won’t have to cut his teeth in an entry-level job or slowly climb the so-called corporate ladder to earn his dream job out of college. He already has it. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67854&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67854&r=14619 Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT Arish Mudra Rakshasa '19 is Earlham’s next Watson Fellow Arish Mudra Rakshasa ’19 has been selected as one of just 41 undergraduates from around the country to receive the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship in 2019. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67797&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67797&r=14619 Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT Underrepresented students pursuing careers in health professions In collaboration with Earlham’s Center for Global Health, two students have established a new organization in support of underrepresented students pursuing careers in health professions. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67707&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67707&r=14619 Tue, 12 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites to showcase solution for poverty A team of Earlham College students wants to improve unemployment and pollution in one of the world’s poorest countries by redefining how they look at garbage and waste management. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67660&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67660&r=14619 Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT Matthew Hisrich named Vice President of Earlham Matthew Hisrich, D.M., has been named Vice President of Earlham and Dean of the Earlham School of Religion (ESR) by Interim President Avis Stewart. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67635&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67635&r=14619 Thu, 07 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT Transgender Singing Voice Conference A two-day workshop and celebration of the transgender and non-binary singing community is returning to Earlham College. The second biannual Transgender Singing Voice Conference takes place on March 30-31 at the College’s Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67585&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67585&r=14619 Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT EC basketball coaching great Del Harris to receive lifetime achievement award Former Earlham basketball coaching great Del Harris will receive the John W. Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame later this year. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67536&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67536&r=14619 Mon, 25 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT E-sports added to Earlham’s slate of club teams The latest club sport available to Earlham College students won’t be played on a grassy field or a hardwood court. These students will be competing on couches in front of television screens and computer monitors. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67528&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67528&r=14619 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT Andrew Williams ’85: ‘Earlham is where my passion for social justice sparked’ Andrew Williams ’85 works with undergraduate students seeking intellectual, political and artistic work in support of movements for social justice, peace, and environmentally sustainability. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67454&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67454&r=14619 Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham Selects Anne Houtman as President Anne M. Houtman, a distinguished educator, scientist, author, and higher education leader, will become the 20th president of Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion. She will take office on July 1, 2019. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67477&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67477&r=14619 Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT Midwest Outdoor Leadership Conference More than 100 outdoor educators will visit Earlham College for a three-day student-led conference. Jordan Lehman ’19 and Morgan Bailey ’20 are co-organizers of the 2019 Midwest Outdoor Leadership Conference (MWOLC) taking place across campus on Feb. 15-17. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67471&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67471&r=14619 Mon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham Receives $1M in Memory of an Exceptional Teacher Earlham College has received an anonymous gift of $1 million in memory of Robert F. Southard, a professor of history and Jewish studies, who died in 2007. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67432&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67432&r=14619 Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 GMT Princeton Review's The Best Value Colleges Earlham College has once again been recognized as one the nation’s best returns on investment in higher education, according to The Princeton Review, a leading educational services company. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67380&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67380&r=14619 Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites succeed in Michigan math competition Earlham had two teams place in the top five of the Michigan Autumn Take Home (MATH) Challenge, a team-oriented math competition. Seventy-one undergraduates from 27 liberal arts colleges and universities across the country participated in this year’s event. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67375&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67375&r=14619 Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT Presidential search committee invites four candidates to campus Earlham's presidential search committee has invited four candidates to participate in on-campus interviews during the first week in February 2019. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67374&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67374&r=14619 Mon, 28 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT JMM Project Grant New funding secured by Earlham College’s Joseph Moore Museum will support a three-year project resulting in a digital database of the museum’s 35,000 insect specimens in its collection. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67326&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67326&r=14619 Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT Financial Sustainability Earlham College took an important step towards financial sustainability when its Board of Trustees approved resolutions to reduce expenses and create a new plan to envision the future of the College. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67322&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67322&r=14619 Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT Grew Bancroft Foundation Earlham College and the Grew Bancroft Foundation in Tokyo have formed a new partnership to provide scholarships to Japanese students to earn degrees at Earlham. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67263&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67263&r=14619 Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT 2019 APICS Case Competition Three Global Management majors from Earlham College will comprise one of just eight teams invited from around the United States to compete in the regional round of the 2019 APICS Case Competition on February 15-16 in Chicago. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67251&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67251&r=14619 Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT Nsse report Earlhamites are more likely to engage in high-impact learning practices than their peers at other colleges and universities, according to a survey of undergraduates in the United States and Canada. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67186&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67186&r=14619 Thu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT