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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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April 30, 2019A new community medicine program will enable Earlham College students enrolled in pre-health programs to become certified health coaches, working with patients in their homes on weekly rotations to promote wellness.
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April 22, 2019Aishat Sadiq’s ’19 “Healing Hearts and Building Bridges” proposal has been selected for the $10,000 Earlham Peace Prize in 2019. The Neuroscience major’s project will support New York’s immigrant communities.
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April 16, 2019Katelyn Goodpaster ’23 of New Castle, Indiana, fell in love with Earlham in a flash but her college search has lasted practically a lifetime. She has been awarded a prestigious Lilly Scholarship.
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April 11, 2019A new peacebuilding initiative by Earlham College students Maida Raza ’22 and Summia Tora ’20 aims to break the stigma associated with menstruation in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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April 02, 2019Three Earlhamites — Jacob Harris ’18, Tyler Tolman ’18 and Nicole Gruszka ’19 — have been chosen for prestigious Fulbright Awards during the 2019-20 academic year as part of the United States’ flagship government exchange program.
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March 28, 2019Jay Roberts, Ph.D., associate vice president for academic affairs at Earlham, has been named an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow for the 2019-2020 academic year.
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March 28, 2019Paloma Collazo-Vargas ’19 grew up in a Santa Cruz, California, household where higher education and air travel were seemingly out of reach. That all changed when colleges started showing interest in her.
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March 19, 2019Giorgi Kharshiladze ’19 won’t have to cut his teeth in an entry-level job or slowly climb the so-called corporate ladder to earn his dream job out of college. He already has it.
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March 15, 2019Arish Mudra Rakshasa ’19 has been selected as one of just 41 undergraduates from around the country to receive the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship in 2019.
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March 12, 2019In collaboration with Earlham’s Center for Global Health, two students have established a new organization in support of underrepresented students pursuing careers in health professions.
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March 08, 2019A team of Earlham College students wants to improve unemployment and pollution in one of the world’s poorest countries by redefining how they look at garbage and waste management.
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March 07, 2019Matthew Hisrich, D.M., has been named Vice President of Earlham and Dean of the Earlham School of Religion (ESR) by Interim President Avis Stewart.
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March 01, 2019A two-day workshop and celebration of the transgender and non-binary singing community is returning to Earlham College. The second biannual Transgender Singing Voice Conference takes place on March 30-31 at the College’s Center for the Visual and Performing Arts.
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February 25, 2019Former Earlham basketball coaching great Del Harris will receive the John W. Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame later this year.
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February 22, 2019The latest club sport available to Earlham College students won’t be played on a grassy field or a hardwood court. These students will be competing on couches in front of television screens and computer monitors.
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February 18, 2019Andrew Williams ’85 works with undergraduate students seeking intellectual, political and artistic work in support of movements for social justice, peace, and environmentally sustainability.
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February 13, 2019Anne M. Houtman, a distinguished educator, scientist, author, and higher education leader, will become the 20th president of Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion. She will take office on July 1, 2019.
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February 11, 2019More than 100 outdoor educators will visit Earlham College for a three-day student-led conference. Jordan Lehman ’19 and Morgan Bailey ’20 are co-organizers of the 2019 Midwest Outdoor Leadership Conference (MWOLC) taking place across campus on Feb. 15-17.
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February 08, 2019Earlham College has received an anonymous gift of $1 million in memory of Robert F. Southard, a professor of history and Jewish studies, who died in 2007.
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January 31, 2019Earlham College has once again been recognized as one the nation’s best returns on investment in higher education, according to The Princeton Review, a leading educational services company.
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January 31, 2019Earlham had two teams place in the top five of the Michigan Autumn Take Home (MATH) Challenge, a team-oriented math competition. Seventy-one undergraduates from 27 liberal arts colleges and universities across the country participated in this year’s event.
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January 28, 2019Earlham's presidential search committee has invited four candidates to participate in on-campus interviews during the first week in February 2019.
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January 08, 2019New 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.
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December 21, 2018Earlham 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.
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December 20, 2018Earlham College and the Grew Bancroft Foundation in Tokyo have formed a new partnership to provide scholarships to Japanese students to earn degrees at Earlham.
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December 18, 2018Three 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.
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