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February 17, 2020

Research project supporting international efforts to reverse gender imbalance on Wikipedia

A faculty-student research group from Earlham College, led by Associate Professor of Psychology Rachael Reavis, is working to reverse a gender imbalance they became aware of on the go-to internet source for information, Wikipedia.


Princeton Review recognizes Earlham for strong ROI, value

Earlham College has once again been recognized as one of the nation’s best returns on investment in higher education by The Princeton Review. The College is one of just 200 institutions featured in the new book, “Best Value Colleges for 2020.” READ MORE

Research group sequences DNA of long-extinct giant beaver

Earlham College scientists traveled back in time and all the way to Germany using specimens from both the living and the dead to sequence the code of life of the extinct giant beaver. The study, co-authored by the Earlham team, has been published in Current Biology. READ MORE

Earlham sophomore featured on cover of new lemon shortbread Girl Scout cookies

Serena Pisacano, a sophomore geology major from Philadelphia, is featured on the cover of the latest variety of Girl Scout cookies. She was one of three scouts chosen nationwide to be featured on the boxes of Lemonades and Lemon-Ups. READ MORE

Earlham theatre professor recognized for innovative teaching

Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Lynne Perkins Socey, M.F.A., has received national recognition for innovative teaching. The Association for Theatre in Higher Education and Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival for Region III presented her with their Prize for Innovative Teaching. READ MORE


Earlham College Convocation: Alok Vaid-Menon

  • March 04, 2020
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

Alok is an internationally acclaimed non-binary performance artist, public speaker, advocate and educator. Using poetry, comedy, lecture and design, their (trans)disciplinary work traverses themes of gender, race, mental health and fashion. READ MORE


Earlham College Theatre Arts Present: The Book of Will

  • March 05, 2020
  • Wilkinson Theatre, Runyan Center

Without William Shakespeare, we wouldn’t have literary masterpieces like Romeo and Juliet. But without Henry Condell and John Heminges, we would have lost half of Shakespeare’s plays forever! READ MORE



  • March 07, 2020
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

TEDxEarlhamCollege is a college-wide initiative to galvanize the community for an event like no other, filled with inspiration, discovery and excitement. READ MORE


Earlham Artist & Lecture Series Presents: Yumi Kurosawa

  • March 28, 2020
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

An award-winning koto star from a young age, Yumi Kurosawa is one of today's most exciting soloists on Japan's national instrument. The inventive, seemingly cosmopolitan composer mesmerizes audiences on the 20-string koto. READ MORE


Bard Prison Initiative Public Presentation

  • March 11, 2020
  • Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall

Join the Bard Prison Initiative for a public presentation on higher education in prison. The BPI works to redefine the availability, affordability, and expectations typically associated with higher education in America. READ MORE