Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2019, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Tue, 08 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 Committee to Consider Future for Earlham Football Interim President Avis Stewart announced today that Earlham College will suspend its football program for the 2019 season and has authorized a review of the program. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67095&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67095&r=14619 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT Earlham worthy of imitation, new national ranking says Earlham College is a national leader for making programs and initiatives that are worth imitating, emulating and spreading far and wide, according to College Consensus’ “50 Most Underrated Colleges Doing Great Things.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67092&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67092&r=14619 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT Alan Price Appointed Director of JFK Presidential Library Former Earlham President Alan Price ’88 has been appointed Director of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The institution is a federal institution and is part of the National Archives and Records Administration. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67084&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67084&r=14619 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT A new role for Nick Johnson Nick Johnson has decided to step down from his position as Earlham College’s Head Football Coach at the end of the season in order to better attend to the needs of his family. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67077&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=67077&r=14619 Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT Professor partners with ACS Assistant Professor of Chemistry Patrick Barber is bringing new funding and leadership to Earlham College in support of research opportunities for local high school students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66981&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66981&r=14619 Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Welling Hall explores art, faith, and advocacy at FCNL Research Professor of the Liberal Arts Welling Hall will present her gun violence sculptures and give an artist talk “Art Transforming Violence” on November 14, at the FCNL's Quaker Welcome Center in Washington, D.C. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66968&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66968&r=14619 Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Pulse Fellows Howard Ly ’18 and Anya Frederickson ’18 are serving youth and families as part of the Pittsburgh Urban Leadership Service Experience (PULSE), a yearlong service and leadership program. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66896&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66896&r=14619 Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Biochemistry program earns national accreditation The interdepartmental Biochemistry program at Earlham College has been granted a full seven-year term of accreditation by The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB). http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66826&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66826&r=14619 Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT Earlham offering additional funding option for students pursuing Watson Fellowships Earlham College will award a $15,000 stipend, the result of a gift from the late Andy Cecere ’45. The recipient will be a member of the Class of 2019 and a finalist for the Watson Fellowship, and the gift will provide for a year of international travel in pursuit of a personal passion. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66743&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66743&r=14619 Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT Arish Mudra Rakshasa invited to to be student delegate at Athens Democracy Forum Arish Mudra Rakshasa ’19, a Biochemistry and Neuroscience double major, has been selected by the Global Liberal Arts Alliance to attend the sixth annual New York Times Athens Democracy Forum on full scholarship. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66708&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66708&r=14619 Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT EC gets high marks in latest U.S. News and World Report rankings In the 2019 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s annual “Best Colleges” guidebook, Earlham ranks 14th for value and 22nd for having a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching, a recognition reserved for just 33 liberal arts colleges. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66701&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66701&r=14619 Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamite appointed to serve on IPSA research committee Caitlin Corrigan-Orosco ’19 was elected this summer to share the American view of migration and citizenship with scholars from around the world through an appointment with the International Political Science Association. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66651&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66651&r=14619 Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT $3M alumni gift for experiential learning Earlham College has received a $3 million gift from alumni Alan ’74 and Peggy Scantland ’74 to enhance the student experience, support enrollment initiatives and expand opportunities for student-faculty collaborative learning. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66616&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66616&r=14619 Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Call for state lawmakers to pass hate crimes law Earlham Interim President Avis Stewart is among a group of 24 leaders from Indiana institutions of higher education to sign a letter urging the General Assembly to pass a hate crimes law. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66612&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66612&r=14619 Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT Meet the next wave of Earlhamites Nearly 300 new Earlhamites begin their undergraduate studies today as the 2018-19 academic year begins. With an average GPA of 3.7 and many finishing at or near the top of their high school classes, these new students boast impressive academic and co-curricular credentials. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66591&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=66591&r=14619 Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT