Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2015, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT New Indiana exploration grants helping Earlhamites evaluate careers, confront 'deathly fears' Francesca Ducanes ’16 will confront her “deathly fears” across Indiana as part of a new Indiana exploration initiative at Earlham College. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40448&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40448&r=14619 Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Go Quakers! New athletics website, app now available Intercollegiate athletics at Earlham College has a new home on the Internet. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40435&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40435&r=14619 Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Happy 102nd birthday, Landrum! President Emeritus Landrum Bolling, Earlham's leader from 1958 to 1973, is 102 today. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40389&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40389&r=14619 Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Field hockey fuels Megan's '17 passion for enhancing student access to college Megan Hut ’17 has been playing field hockey since she was six years old. And she finds her involvement has paid off on and off the field. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40374&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40374&r=14619 Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Spotlight on undergraduate research: Analyzing rare neolithic jade artifacts in China John Hornak '17 and Hannah Munro ’17 joined Chemistry Professor Corinne Deibel for three weeks in China studying rare Neolithic artifacts. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40375&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40375&r=14619 Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT '88 alumnus managing Peace Corps' Human Capital Program Alan Price ’88 manages a $28 million budget and is responsible for the Peace Corps' recruitment and selection of U.S. direct hires, employee development and training, employee and labor relations, benefits and payroll. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40376&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40376&r=14619 Wed, 11 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites enriching youth through new computer coding course A recent Earlham grad and a retired professor are teaching a new computer coding course for Richmond High School students. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40330&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40330&r=14619 Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Grant will expand Chinese language studies, cultural exploration at Earlham A $500,000 grant awarded to Earlham College from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will enhance the College’s Chinese Studies program and strengthen its ties with the world’s most populous country. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40308&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40308&r=14619 Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Homecoming 2015: Distinguished artist, scientists and public health official among alumni honorees A distinguished author, physicist, public health official, and chemist will receive awards by the Earlham College Alumni Council on Saturday, Oct. 31 during Homecoming Weekend. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40289&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40289&r=14619 Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Geometry collides with ecosystems in card game to be presented at 12th annual science conference More than 30 of Earlham’s young scientists will share their latest projects during the Natural Sciences Undergraduate Research Poster Conference on Friday, Oct. 30 in the Center for Science and Technology (CST). http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40295&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40295&r=14619 Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Celebration of the sciences to jumpstart Homecoming Weekend 2015 The College will dedicate the $16.6 million, 42,000-square-foot Center for Science and Technology at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30 at the south entrance of the complex. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40265&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=40265&r=14619 Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Researching skeletal remains in the night A bone collection sounds like something that belongs in a scary movie, but for the Joseph Moore Museum, it’s an opportunity for study and a chance to become compliant with federal laws. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=39072&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=39072&r=14619 Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Experiential agriculture at Earlham returns with plans for stronger linkages to curriculum After a two-year hiatus, students can again experience small-scale, experimental agriculture at Miller Farm, albeit in a new location. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38720&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38720&r=14619 Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites far outpace national norm for access to high-impact learning opportunities, survey says Earlhamites are more likely to engage in high-impact learning practices than their peers by the time they graduate, according to a survey of undergraduates in the United States and Canada. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38932&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38932&r=14619 Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Golf added to slate of Earlham's athletics programs Men’s and women’s golf are coming to Earlham College through an exciting new partnership with Forest Hills Country Club. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38905&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38905&r=14619 Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT Earlham reaches new heights in latest U.S. News rankings for value, academics A longstanding commitment to value and faculty who mentor students has pushed Earlham College to new heights in U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 “Best Colleges” guide released today. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38631&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38631&r=14619 Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT Earlham No. 1 across Indiana for contributions to public good Earlham College is among the nation’s top institutions for contributing to the public good and the top liberal arts college in Indiana, according to Washington Monthly’s 2015 College Guide. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38595&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38595&r=14619 Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT $16.6M complex showcases future of science education Scientific study has evolved, and Earlham’s sciences, with the recent Stanley Hall renovation and the opening of the new Center for Science and Technology (CST), have become a model for teaching and learning science. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38523&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38523&r=14619 Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT New spaces for student engagement will transform Runyan Center A new place for students to collaborate on big ideas, have coffee with friends and listen to performances by their peers is coming to Earlham's campus. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38468&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=38468&r=14619 Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT Uncovering mysteries of ancient Middle Eastern 'blogging' Assistant Professor of Arabic Kelly Tuttle is bringing what she calls “14th Century blogging” to life for her students. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=37350&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=37350&r=14619 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT