Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2019, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Fri, 11 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 Anne Houtman is Earlham's New President Anne 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68445&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68445&r=14619 Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Daniel Kibet ’19 Earns Purpose and Passion Award Daniel 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68342&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68342&r=14619 Wed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT #LifeAfterEarlham — 2019 Curious about what Earlhamites do after graduation? See examples from the Class of 2019. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68310&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68310&r=14619 Thu, 16 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham Celebrates Class of 2019 Earlham 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68228&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68228&r=14619 Sat, 11 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT Tara Urner earns NSF fellowship Tara 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68199&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68199&r=14619 Tue, 07 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT A new community medicine program at Earlham A 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68146&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68146&r=14619 Tue, 30 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT Earlham Peace Prize recipient poised to heal hearts Aishat 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68090&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68090&r=14619 Mon, 22 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT Katelyn Goodpaster Katelyn 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68085&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68085&r=14619 Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT Davis Projects for Peace A 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68060&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68060&r=14619 Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT Three Earlhamites selected for prestigious Fulbright awards Three 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. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68000&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=68000&r=14619 Tue, 02 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT