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March 27, 2020Earlham College has launched a new website called “The Pulse” (earlham.edu/pulse) to keep the campus community connected during the COVID-19/novel coronavirus pandemic.
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March 26, 2020Earlham College professor Rachael Reavis has raised more than $4,000 as part of a fundraiser to support local families and businesses during the global COVID-19/novel coronavirus pandemic.
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March 23, 2020Earlham seniors Megan Bennett and Katie Jacobs are among 47 college seniors chosen nationwide for the prestigious Thomas J. Watson Fellowship for the 2020-21 academic year. Senior Celia Rayfiel was a finalist.
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March 20, 2020Earlham College President Anne Houtman announced new measures on Friday, March 20, to support state and local efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus.
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March 18, 2020A record 12 Earlham College students from three teams have been selected to compete in the regional rounds of the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student social entrepreneurship competition.
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March 13, 2020Soon-to-be graduates from Earlham College organized an early commencement ceremony on Friday, March 13, following an announcement to suspend in-person classes on campus as a result of ongoing concerns related to the spread of COVID-19/coronavirus.
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March 12, 2020Earlham College President Anne Houtman announced this morning that all in-person classes will be moved online for the duration of the spring semester, due to growing concerns about COVID-19/coronavirus. Face-to-face classes will be suspended at the end of regularly scheduled activities on Friday, March 13. Earlham begins spring break on Monday, March 17. Faculty will begin delivering coursework online to students no later than Wednesday, March 25.
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March 10, 2020Earlham College has republished Don't Cry, Chiisai, Don't Cry by Ruth Farlow Uyesugi, a 1945 graduate of the school. Her book, first published in 1977, recounts her wartime romance with Edward Uyesugi, also a 1945 graduate of Earlham.
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February 27, 2020Earlham College is launching five new academic programs — majors in data science, social services, and media and communications as well as minors in equestrian management and quality science.
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February 17, 2020A 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.
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February 13, 2020Earlham 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.”
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February 05, 2020Serena 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.
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February 03, 2020Earlham 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.
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January 30, 2020Associate 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.
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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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