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January 13, 2020Lappé, a 1966 graduate, author of the best-selling book, Diet for a Small Planet, was recently interviewed by The New York Times about climate change and her desire to make democracy work for more people.
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January 12, 2020Angie Thomas, the author of the best-selling novel “The Hate U Give,” will speak at Earlham as part of the College’s annual Black History Month celebration. She will give the College’s convocation at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, in Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall.
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January 10, 2020Earlham College has been selected to participate in a major initiative by Lilly Endowment Inc., designed to strengthen Indiana’s 38 colleges and universities and bolster the state’s workforce.
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December 17, 2019A new online course offered by Earlham College’s Graduate Programs in Education will provide new resources and strategies for K-12 teachers working with students who have experienced traumatic events in their life.
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December 12, 2019Earlham College is a significant driver of economic growth across Indiana, according to a new study released by the Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI). The Earlham community contributed about $91 million to Indiana’s economy during the 2017-18 academic year.
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November 27, 2019Summia Tora, an Earlham College senior double majoring in Economics and Peace & Global Studies, has earned the Rhodes Scholarship, one of the world’s most prestigious academic awards.
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November 20, 2019An 80-mile hiking excursion last summer alongside a historical border wall in Europe marked a period of intense career discernment and personal discovery for a team of Earlhamites.
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November 15, 2019Earlham College junior Noah Scherf, a member of the Quakers' cross country and track & field teams, competed in the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships on September 14 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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November 14, 2019The Earlham College Office of Institutional Advancement has been recognized as a national leader for excellence in fundraising by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
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November 11, 2019Pavel Polanco-Safadit, an Earlham College faculty member and Jazz Ensemble Director, is this month’s featured artist on Small Studio Sessions. The program is produced by WFYI, the NPR affiliate in Indianapolis.
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November 07, 2019November 10, 2019, 2:45 p.m. — The Earlham College volleyball team (20-9) concludes an outstanding season following a loss to Transylvania in the HCAC Championship Finals on Sunday, November 10, in Lexington, Kentucky.
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November 06, 2019Thor Hogan, associate professor of politics and environmental sustainability at Earlham College, is the co-author of a new book about the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Mission to Planet Earth/Earth Observing System initiative.
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October 29, 2019Global Management majors Danny Dopp ’20, Jared Birr ’20 and Matthew Truex ’20 finished in the Top 3 of the 2019 Conexus Indiana Case Competition in Indianapolis.
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October 25, 2019Assistant Professor of Psychology Michelle Tong has been elected as a councilor for the Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience’s (FUN) executive committee. Her two-year term began on October 23.
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October 16, 2019Earlham College will welcome thousands of alumni back to campus for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend 2019 from Thursday, October 17 to Sunday, October 20.
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October 11, 2019Earlham College, in partnership with Forward Wayne County, will award $40,000 in start-up capital this fall in support of innovative plans that can transform the lives of 25,000 people living in Wayne County.
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September 27, 2019Hundreds of Earlham College students and faculty will join other activists around the world in a climate strike and teach-in on Friday, September 27.
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September 09, 2019Earlham College has earned new recognition from U.S. News and World Report as one of the nation’s “Most Innovative Schools.”
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September 03, 2019Earlham College is celebrating the start of the 2019-20 intercollegiate athletics season with a new look and call to action.
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August 29, 2019Earlham College has partnered with Indiana’s only English-Spanish bilingual medical center as part of an annual immersive summer experience for students enrolled in pre-health programs.
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August 27, 2019A senior capstone project by three recent Earlham graduates aims to increase the biodiversity on campus and save the College thousands of dollars in annual maintenance costs.
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August 21, 2019Earlham College is welcoming another academically strong and diverse class of first-year students today as the 2019-20 academic year begins.
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August 06, 2019Earlham College once again has been recognized as a national leader for undergraduate academics and learning, according to the 2020 edition of The Princeton Review’s Best 385 Colleges.
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July 19, 2019Earlham College is once again featured as a “Best Buy” in this year’s Fiske Guide to Colleges, a national recognition reserved for just 10 public and 10 private colleges and universities.
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July 09, 2019The connection between Earlham College and Japanese Americans affected by internment during World War II is the subject of a new digital exhibit at Lilly Library. The project is supported by a major gift from the family of Newton K. (Uyesugi) Wesley ’45.
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July 01, 2019Anne M. Houtman, a distinguished educator, scientist, author, and higher education leader, became the 20th president of Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion on July 1, 2019.
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May 22, 2019Daniel Kibet ’19 of Eldoret, Kenya, has been awarded $15,000 from Earlham College to support a yearlong study of organic farming operations in east Africa. The award is named after the late Richmond civic leader Andy Cecere '45.
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May 16, 2019Curious about what Earlhamites do after graduation? See examples from the Class of 2019.
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May 11, 2019Earlham College celebrated the Class of 2019 during its 172nd Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 11, at the Druley Performance Gymnasium in the Athletics and Wellness Center.
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May 07, 2019Tara Urner ’16 has been selected to participate in the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program. The prestigious fellowship is awarded annually to just 2,000 graduate students across the nation.
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