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Health Steps Wellness Fair

September 26, 2017 Events Comments Off on Health Steps Wellness Fair Posted By: Jean Cole

Parkview Huntington Hospital will once again host its semi-annual health fair, Healthy Steps, on Saturday, October 7. Visitors can take advantage of free health screenings and services, reduced-cost lab tests, information on medical conditions, healthy lifestyle tips, and imaging services. New for October is the opportunity to meet two clinicians who are new to Huntington County – a primary care physician and a certified nurse midwife.

Free health screenings are available for hearing, vision, bone density, balance, dental health and skin cancer. Body-fat analysis, grip strength testing, and breathing assessment are also free.
Flu shots will be available for $20 each; supply is limited.

“Healthy Steps offers a convenient way for people to get important tests and screenings so they can be proactive about their well-being,” says Juli Johnson, president, Parkview Huntington Hospital. For more information about Healthy Steps, call (260) 355-3213.

Biology Students Present Their Summer Research

September 22, 2017 Events Comments Off on Biology Students Present Their Summer Research Posted By: Bruce Evans

This coming Wednesday four biology seniors will make brief presentations about what they did with their summer. The students were doing research in three different states and in various areas of interest. These students will make the following presentations:

  • Nick Bond: Perceptions vs Reality of Patient Flow and Workflow in a Primary Care Setting
  • Kaylie Killian: Thymine DNA Glycosylase: A Tool to Measure Cytosine Deamination in DNA
  • Jeniece Regan: [SWI+]-induced Conformational Changes of Transcription Factors
  • Natalie Risser: Living with Wolves, Foxes and Coyotes: A Summer at Wolf Park

Talks will take place at 4:00 on Wednesday, September 27 in room 224 of Dowden Science Hall.
Please come and support these excellent HU students!

Alpha Chi Induction, 11 am today, Longaker

September 22, 2017 Events Comments Off on Alpha Chi Induction, 11 am today, Longaker Posted By: Ruth Nalliah

The following students have achieved the highest academic honor on campus of being elected to the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, and will each be introduced in an Induction Ceremony at 11:11 am on Friday, Sept. 22, in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The ceremony will end by 11:50, and elective chapel credit will be given for attending. The students who will be honored are Shelby Deak, Jonathan Dunston, Claire Harvey, Isaac Hatch, Jonathan Mayer, Katlyn Miller, Sarah Miller, Kaitlyn Oswalt, Jennifer Pearcy, Madeline Richer, Rebekah Rose, Kurtis Siegel, Heidi Tucker, Emily VanderBent, Alex Voeller, and Juliet Wilson.

Occupational Therapy Visit Day

September 22, 2017 Events Comments Off on Occupational Therapy Visit Day Posted By: Sara Diehl

An Occupational Therapy visit day is being held today, September 22nd, at the Ft. Wayne campus. More than 75 people will be coming from all over to be here, including Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, and Utah. We will be interviewing 39 applicants and hosting additional interview days on November 3rd and December 1st for those not interviewing today. This is the first year we will be starting a spring OTD cohort of 22 students in addition to the traditional fall cohort of 34 students that we’ve admitted in the past.

You can check out the visit schedule online at www.huntington.edu/graduate/occupational-therapy/ot-preview-day.

FORESTER LECTURE! Sept 28

September 21, 2017 Events Comments Off on FORESTER LECTURE! Sept 28 Posted By: David E Alexander

Join us on Thursday, Sept 28th at 7pm in Zurcher for the first Forester Lecture of the year. The lecture “The Justice of Hell” will be delivered by Dr. James Bruce of John Brown University. For more information about our speaker go to:

https://www.jbu.edu/majors/philosophy/faculty/?id=3739

Alpha Chi Induction, Fri Sept. 22 11 am, Longaker

September 21, 2017 Events Comments Off on Alpha Chi Induction, Fri Sept. 22 11 am, Longaker Posted By: Ruth Nalliah

The following students have achieved the highest academic honor on campus of being elected to the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, and will each be introduced in an Induction Ceremony at 11:11 am on Friday, Sept. 22, in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The ceremony will end by 11:50, and elective chapel credit will be given for attending. The students who will be honored are Shelby Deak, Jonathan Dunston, Claire Harvey, Isaac Hatch, Jonathan Mayer, Katlyn Miller, Sarah Miller, Kaitlyn Oswalt, Jennifer Pearcy, Madeline Richer, Rebekah Rose, Kurtis Siegel, Heidi Tucker, Emily VanderBent, Alex Voeller, and Juliet Wilson.

Between Earth and Sky: exploring loss and redemption

September 20, 2017 Events Comments Off on Between Earth and Sky: exploring loss and redemption Posted By: Rebecca Coffman

The “Between Earth and Sky” art exhibition is open for your enjoyment in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts. “Between Earth and Sky” is a sculpture mixed media exhibition of recent works by Merrill Krabill. The exhibition will be open until October 12th. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. The Department of Art + Design invites you all to the artist reception, which will be on Friday, September 22nd from 6-7:30pm, for a gallery talk with Merrill Krabill.

The Christians opens this week

September 19, 2017 Events Comments Off on The Christians opens this week Posted By: Theatre Department

Another review is in! “Dope” states Dr. David Alexander, after viewing rehearsal.

“The Christians” by Lucas Hnath runs September 21, 22 and 26 at 7:30PM and Sepember 23 at 2:00PM & 7:30PM in Zurcher auditorium. Please encourage your students to attend. Elective chapel credit is being offered for attendance. Join the conversation and further exploration of themes presented in the play at the special Forester Lecture on Thursday, September 28 at 7:00PM. “The Justice of Hell” presented by guest speaker, Dr. James Bruce.

Tickets on sale now. Visit or call the box office: 260-359-4261 or purchase online. Discount for local church groups of 20 more! Remind your students they can receive elective chapel credit by attending.

Alpha Chi Induction, Fri Sept. 22, Longaker

September 19, 2017 Events Comments Off on Alpha Chi Induction, Fri Sept. 22, Longaker Posted By: Ruth Nalliah

The following students have achieved the highest academic honor on campus of being elected to the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, and will each be introduced in an Induction Ceremony at 11:11 am on Friday, Sept. 22, in the Longaker Recital Hall of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The ceremony will end by 11:50, and chapel credit will be given for attending. The students who will be honored are Shelby Deak, Mckenzey Denney, Jonathan Dunston, Claire Harvey, Isaac Hatch, Jonathan Mayer, Katlyn Miller, Sarah Miller, Kaitlyn Oswalt, Jennifer Pearcy, Madeline Richer, Rebekah Rose, Kurtis Siegel, Heidi Tucker, Emily VanderBent, Alex Voeller, and Juliet Wilson.

TENNIS SENIOR NIGHT SEPT. 23rd

September 19, 2017 Events Comments Off on TENNIS SENIOR NIGHT SEPT. 23rd Posted By: Roger Ferguson

Come out to the HU tennis courts on Saturday evening Sept. 23rd to show your support for our seniors Erin VanKampen and Constanze Golz on Senior Night. The match with IU-Kokomo starts at 6:00 pm and will feature some great tennis under the lights along with free pizza.

Help us celebrate Senior Night by coming out and showing your support for Conny and Erin as the HU women’s tennis team battles IU-Kokomo.

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FORESTER LECTURE! April 24th

20 Apr 2018 | Posted By: David E. Alexander

Our very own, Dr. John Noble will deliver the annual Faculty Forester Lecture on April 24th. Don’t miss it! Chapel Credit is available. Here are the details: Lecturer: Dr. John Noble, Assistant Professor of Bible and Religion, Huntington University Title: “Hagar: A Paradigm of Retribution and Redemption for the Alien.” …

Senior Showcase – This Saturday

19 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Theatre Department

7:30PM in Zurcher Auditorium. Saturday, April 21. ADMISSION IS FREE!!! Presenting selections from great American plays and musicals: GYPSY, LUCKY STIFF, LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT, RABBIT HOLE, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, and more!

Senior Showcase – this Saturday

18 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Theatre Department

Don’t miss the Theatre Department’s Senior Showcase this Saturday, April 21 at 7:30PM in Zurcher Auditorium. Admission is FREE!!! Come support our graduating seniors as we celebrate their work over the years.

General

Campus Update

20 Apr 2018

The Spring Board of Trustees will take place on April 19 – 20 in different locations on campus. Dr. Emberton will provide an update to the campus community on Tuesday, April 24 at 4:00 p.m. in Hiner Hall. All faculty and staff are invited to attend this session.

HU calendar events

20 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Margaret Pasko

If you can’t remember the date of events on campus, you can always check the HU calendar at www.huntington.edu/events.

Senior Showcase – this Saturday

20 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Theatre Department

What are you doing Saturday night? 7:30PM in Zurcher Auditorium. ADMISSION IS FREE!!! Program will last about 50 minutes, followed by a reception for our seniors in the MCA lobby Presenting selections from great American plays and musicals: GYPSY, LUCKY STIFF, LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT, RABBIT HOLE, A STREETCAR …

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Expressions of Thanks

27 Feb 2018 | Posted By: Greg Smitley

Thank you for the flowers, cards, personal visits, thoughts and prayers for our family over the loss of my beloved father, Charles Smitley Your generosity, kindness, and thoughtfulness have been a great encouragement. “The memory of the righteous will be a blessing…” Prov. 10:7

Princess and Superhero Academy

1 Feb 2018 | Posted By: Melanie Park

If you know a child who would love to be a princess or superhero for an afternoon, be sure to check out this fund raiser being sponsored by the Viking Volume show choir at Huntington North High School. See the flyer for more details including information for online registration.

Thanks for Your Expressions of Sympathy

18 Dec 2017 | Posted By: Karen Jones

I was sincerely blessed by the flowers, cards, and personal messages shared by the Huntington family after the loss of my father. Your actions reminded me of the importance of community and friendship during times of grief and crisis. Thank you for your expressions of love and sympathy.

Sports News

**SPECIAL INVITATION FROM HU BASEBALL**

20 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Joanne Green, SID

The HU baseball team is adding a very special player to its roster by “adopting” two-year old cancer patient Teddy Nix as part of the national Friends of Jaclyn program. Teddy will be signing his HU Letter of Intent on Thursday, April 26, at 5:45PM at Forest Glen Park. The …

SOFTBALL

20 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Joanne Green, SID

The HU softball team split its twin bill with the Cougars of Spring Arbor (17-21, 11-15) Thursday afternoon at Cougar Field. After suffering a 6-3 loss in the opener, the Foresters bounced back with a 5-3 win in the nightcap. Gower’s crew split with SAU at home as well to …

BASEBALL

19 Apr 2018 | Posted By: Joanne Green, SID

The HU baseball team opened up its regular season series with #RV Taylor University (32-10, 12-5) Wednesday afternoon at Forest Glen with a 9-1 loss to the Trojans. The Foresters have struggled a bit as of late having lost four of its last six contests. Frame’s crew got off to …