Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2017, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55188&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55188&r=14619 Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alan Price to be inaugurated as EC's 18th president on Chase Stage Alan C. Price ’88 will be inaugurated as Earlham College’s 18th president during an outdoor ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 23. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55166&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55166&r=14619 Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamite participates in international leadership program at Oxford University When Caitlin Corrigan-Orosco ’19 left her Long Island, N.Y., home for Earlham, she was determined to do more than earn a degree. Just two years into her studies, she is gaining real-world experience in international law, diplomacy and refugee studies while putting her knowledge into action. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55168&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55168&r=14619 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55167&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55167&r=14619 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT Class of 2021 already bursting with EC pride, survey says Earlhamites are bursting with school pride, according to a national survey given to members of the Class of 2021. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55164&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55164&r=14619 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alan Price begins duties as Earlham's 18th president Alan C. Price ’88 has begun his duties as Earlham College’s 18th president. Price was the Associate Director of Management for the Peace Corps and the Acting Chief of Staff for the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service in Washington, D.C. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55160&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=55160&r=14619 Sat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT Biochemistry grad to share his talents with Italian opera Eric Nicholson ’17 came to campus from Ithaca, N.Y., at the recommendation of a long line of aunts, uncles, parents, siblings and cousins. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=51092&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=51092&r=14619 Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites earn national recognition, funding to challenge violent extremism online A team of Earlham students has won a national recognition for its efforts to challenge violent extremism and dehumanization online. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43812&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43812&r=14619 Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Affirmation of Support For Community Members Regarding Immigration Enforcement In reaction to the recent national election-related political discussion concerning immigration enforcement, fears and concerns are arising in our community. The leadership of Earlham College, including the Board of Trustees, would like to explain how the College is responding in this environment and highlight ways in which the College will continue to protect and care for its community members. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43683&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43683&r=14619 Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Transgender singing voice subject of new conference on campus The growing national conversation about transgender students in the music classroom is the subject of a new conference at Earlham College this winter. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43799&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43799&r=14619 Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Dawson joins college presidents in call to uphold DACA President David Dawson has joined 450 college presidents across the country in signing a statement in support of deferred action on undocumented immigrant students pursuing higher education. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43634&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43634&r=14619 Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamite selected for prestigious Rhodes Scholarship in historic launch of Middle East program Hashem Abushama ’17 has been selected as one of just three Rhodes Scholars by the Rhodes Trust for its inaugural Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine program. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43579&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43579&r=14619 Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham alumna receives Presidential Medal of Freedom Margaret H. Hamilton ’58 — a computer scientist who helped create the on-board flight software for NASA’s Apollo, Skylab and Space Shuttle — has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the United States. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43540&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43540&r=14619 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham responds to U.S. presidential election In the days following the 2016 presidential election, Earlham College has worked to create spaces for reflection on the election results. The College made a special effort to offer support to those who feel threatened after a particularly divisive election season. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43535&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43535&r=14619 Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Bias incident investigated on campus; perpetrator banned from campus Earlham College has concluded an investigation into a bias incident that took place in a dormitory hallway over the weekend. Following the investigation, the responsible individual was identified and action was taken, including banning that individual from visiting campus. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43518&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43518&r=14619 Mon, 14 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT EC football to appear on ESPN's College GameDay The Earlham College football program and its coach, Nick Johnson, will be featured on ESPN's College GameDay this Saturday, Nov. 5. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43470&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43470&r=14619 Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites take 1st at Cincinnati 'hackathon' for charitable giving solution A group of Earlham students won first place during RevolutionUC hackathon on October 8 and 9 at the University of Cincinnati. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43444&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43444&r=14619 Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Collecting environmental data atop an Icelandic glacier Computer science, biology and environmental science intersected on a glacier in Iceland to impact science, science education and the career paths of the involved students. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43340&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43340&r=14619 Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Faculty's book on flight attendant activism featured in Forbes A new story published by Forbes features an interview with Earlham’s Ryan Murphy, an assistant professor of History and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43424&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43424&r=14619 Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Locals' apathy toward voting not unlike rest of nation, Earlham researchers say Low and declining participation in local elections isn’t isolated to this corner of east central Indiana, a team of researchers from Earlham College says. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43418&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43418&r=14619 Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT