Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2019, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Summia Tora ‘20 named first Rhodes Scholar from Afghanistan Summia 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70619&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70619&r=14619 Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites study Hadrian's Wall An 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70535&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70535&r=14619 Wed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Noah Scherf finishes ninth at 2019 World Para Athletics Championships Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70488&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70488&r=14619 Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham advancement team earns national fundraising award The 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). http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70487&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70487&r=14619 Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham music instructor featured on WFYI’s Small Studio Sessions Pavel 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70460&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70460&r=14619 Mon, 11 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham College Volleyball Advances to HCAC Finals November 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70451&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70451&r=14619 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Professor Thor Hogan’s new book offers behind-the-scenes look at NASA’s earth science research program Thor 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70423&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=70423&r=14619 Wed, 06 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites sweep Indiana supply chain management competition for second year in a row Global 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69352&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69352&r=14619 Tue, 29 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT Michelle Tong Elected to Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience’s executive committee Assistant 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69306&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69306&r=14619 Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham Celebrates Homecoming and Reunion Weekend Earlham College will welcome thousands of alumni back to campus for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend 2019 from Thursday, October 17 to Sunday, October 20. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69271&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69271&r=14619 Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT EC, Forward Wayne County partnering to transform lives of 25,000 neighbors Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69235&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69235&r=14619 Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT EC Students and Faculty Join Global Climate Strike Hundreds of Earlham College students and faculty will join other activists around the world in a climate strike and teach-in on Friday, September 27. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69138&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=69138&r=14619 Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT U.S. News and World Report names EC one of nation’s most innovative Earlham College has earned new recognition from U.S. News and World Report as one of the nation’s “Most Innovative Schools.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68794&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68794&r=14619 Mon, 09 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT New Athletics Logo For Earlham Earlham College is celebrating the start of the 2019-20 intercollegiate athletics season with a new look and call to action. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68743&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68743&r=14619 Tue, 03 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT Bilingual medical center is latest proving ground for pre-health students Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68729&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68729&r=14619 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT Recent grads envision expansion of prairie lands on campus A 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68707&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68707&r=14619 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT Strong new class, HeartShake mark start of 2019-20 academic year Earlham College is welcoming another academically strong and diverse class of first-year students today as the 2019-20 academic year begins. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68638&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68638&r=14619 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham again lauded as one of nation’s top classroom experiences by Princeton Review Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68563&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68563&r=14619 Tue, 06 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT Fiske recognizes Earlham as one of nation’s 20 ‘Best Buys’ Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68536&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68536&r=14619 Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT New exhibit on Earlham’s relationship with Japanese-Americans during WWII The 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68484&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68484&r=14619 Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT