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IDEA Course Evaluations

April 20, 2017 Academic Comments Off on IDEA Course Evaluations Posted By: Cathy Trout

Selected courses are evaluated each semester, and students will have an opportunity to complete evaluation surveys through IDEA. If you are in a course that is scheduled to be evaluated, you will receive an email from Cathy Trout (ctrout@huntington.edu) which has a link to follow to the course survey. Once you have completed the survey, you will no longer receive emails for that course. Students will have from April 17 through May 5 to complete the surveys. Your professor may wish to have the class complete the surveys during a class time, and if so, please wait for instructions. It is important to faculty to receive feedback from you and your participation is greatly appreciated. Thanks!

Schedule for the Academic Research Forum, Dowden Science Hall, April 19, 2017

April 19, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Schedule for the Academic Research Forum, Dowden Science Hall, April 19, 2017 Posted By: Alpha Chi

The Academic Research Forum will be held at Dowden Science Hall on April 19, 2017 starting at 2pm.

Presenter(s) Title
Ben Kratz “The History of Child Labor Legislation and Court Decisions in the Progressive Era”
Colin Madden “Misread: A Project Study on the Semiotics of Swiss Punk Typography”
Isaiah Gerber “God and Personality: Effects of Religious Commitment, Personality, and Attachment upon Trait Forgiveness”
Darius Hillman, Sydney Maloy, TJ Lindstrand “The Bible and the Badge: Police Legitimacy Among College Students”
CeCe Cherry, Tashnah Dixon, Callie Shelby, Chantal Williams “Effects of Father-Daughter Relationships on Daughters’ Intimacy and Self-Esteem”
Amber Zangari “Censorship of Language and Content in the Performing Arts”
Jean Donaldson “It’s More Than Just Genes: A Look at Epigenetic Inheritance in Humans”
Jen Ballinger “Indiana House Bill 1438, Syringe Exchange Programs: A Policy Analysis”
Richan Anderson “The Narrative Structure in the X-Files”
Hailey Krewald “Female Labor Force Participation Rates”
Marty Harris “Linking Pay to Ethical Behavior”
Thommy Brown, Quintin Graves, Millie Smith, and Juliet Wilson “Heaven on Earth? A Study on Sustainability and Development around the World”
Claire Harvey Anne of Green Gables as a Symbol of Female Equality”
Samuel Barrett and Corinne Kauffman “Judging Women on Appearance: Evaluation of Trustworthiness and Competency”
Lindsey Czernicki and Ye In Park “Cell Phone Use and Its Effects on Romantic Relationships”
Morgan Anderson, Hayley Caley, Hannah Johnson, Hayden Suter “Detecting Criminality Based on Facial Features”
Conner Kreider “Police Transparency and Community Trust”
David Kurtz “Indiana Senate Bill 146: Death Sentence Elimination”
Celina Myers “Eliminating the Indiana Textbook Fee for Grade Schools”

Science Hall room schedule:  

Hiner Hall 224 226 125
2:00 Darius Hillman, Sydney Maloy, TJ Lindstrand

 

Jean Donaldson

 

Colin Madden Marty Harris

 

2:30 Richan Anderson

 

Amber Zangari

 

Conner Kreider Samuel Barrett, Corinne Kauffman
3:00 Claire Harvey

 

Jen Ballinger

 

CeCe Cherry, Tashnah Dixon, Callie Shelby, Chantal Williams Lea Beckenmyer
3:30 Thommy Brown, Quintin Graves, Millie Smith, Juliet Wilson Hailey Krewald

 

Morgan Anderson, Hannah Johnson, Hayden Suter, Hayley Caley David Kurtz
4:00 Ben Kratz

 

Lindsey Czernicki, Ye In Park Celina Myers Isaiah Gerber

 

Academic Research Forum TODAY! (CHAPEL CREDIT OFFERED)

April 19, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Academic Research Forum TODAY! (CHAPEL CREDIT OFFERED) Posted By: SGA

Come to the science hall today at 2pm for the annual Academic Research Forum! Listen to student presentations on topics they’ve researched this year. There will also be chapel credit offered after attending three presentations. Don’t miss out!

Travel to the Holy Land for January J-Term Class

April 19, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Travel to the Holy Land for January J-Term Class Posted By: Professor Fairchild

The Bible and Religion Department is offering a class to Israel for January 2018.  We will have an informational meeting on April 24th (Monday) at 6 PM in Loew Brenn 204.  If you cannot make the meeting, contact Professor Fairchild at mfairchild@huntington.edu.

Final Exam Schedule, Graduation

April 18, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Final Exam Schedule, Graduation Posted By: Cathy Trout

The final exam schedule may be found at https://www.huntington.edu/uploads/page/Final_Exam_Schedule.pdf (or on the Registrar’s page of the website). Students who have three or more final exams (at least two of which are comprehensive finals) on the same day may petition to take an exam at a different time. Final exams are to be taken at the scheduled time unless this petition is approved. Travel plans are NOT a basis for petitioning for a schedule change. Make sure that your travel plans are based on when you will have completed your exams. Contact the Academic Dean’s office for a petition form.

STUDENTS WHO EXPECT TO GRADUATE IN MAY: Remember that you MUST attend the Commencement ceremony in order to graduate from Huntington. Do not plan trips, weddings, or other festivities which would keep you from sharing the graduation ceremony with your classmates. Commencement will be on Saturday, May 13.

Alpha Chi Students Garner Awards

April 18, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Alpha Chi Students Garner Awards Posted By: Ruth Nalliah

Huntington University’s Indiana Beta Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society garnered awards for student scholarship at the Alpha Chi National Convention held in Louisville, Kentucky April 6-8. The following student members of the Huntington University chapter presented their work: Lea Buckenmyer, Isaiah Gerber, Sarah Gruenewald, Nicole Manges, Jeniece Regan, and Haley Wyatt. Jeniece Regan won a regional scholarship for her paper on “Common Ground: The Influence of Jewish Heritage on the Effectiveness of the Apostle Paul’s and Justin Martyr’s Circumcision Arguments” and Isaiah Gerber was selected as an alternate recipient for a regional fellowship for his paper “God and Personality: Effects of Religious Commitment, Personality and Attachment Upon Trait Forgiveness.” Alpha Chi is open to the top ten percent of juniors and seniors; election to Alpha Chi is the highest academic honor at Huntington University.

IDEA Course Evaluations

April 13, 2017 Academic Comments Off on IDEA Course Evaluations Posted By: Cathy Trout

Selected courses are evaluated each semester, and students will have an opportunity to complete evaluation surveys through IDEA. If you are in a course that is scheduled to be evaluated, you will receive an email from Cathy Trout (ctrout@huntington.edu) which has a link to follow to the course survey. Once you have completed the survey, you will no longer receive emails for that course. Students will have from April 17 through May 5 to complete the surveys. Your professor may wish to have the class complete the surveys during a class time, and if so, please wait for instructions. It is important to faculty to receive feedback from you and your participation is greatly appreciated. Thanks!

Final Exam Schedule, Graduation

April 13, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Final Exam Schedule, Graduation Posted By: Cathy Trout

The final exam schedule may be found at https://www.huntington.edu/uploads/page/Final_Exam_Schedule.pdf (or on the Registrar’s page of the website). Students who have three or more final exams (at least two of which are comprehensive finals) on the same day may petition to take an exam at a different time. Final exams are to be taken at the scheduled time unless this petition is approved. Travel plans are NOT a basis for petitioning for a schedule change. Make sure that your travel plans are based on when you will have completed your exams. Contact the Academic Dean’s office for a petition form.

STUDENTS WHO EXPECT TO GRADUATE IN MAY: Remember that you MUST attend the Commencement ceremony in order to graduate from Huntington. Do not plan trips, weddings, or other festivities which would keep you from sharing the graduation ceremony with your classmates. Commencement will be on Saturday, May 13.

Easter Holiday Writing Center Hours

April 13, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Easter Holiday Writing Center Hours Posted By: Melissa Gordon

The Writing Center will be closed Thursday evening April 13th and Sunday evening April 16th in observance of the Easter holiday. The Writing Center will be open Monday evening April 17th regular hours, 7pm-9pm in the ACE. Thank you and have a blessed Easter!

Library Easter Weekend Hours

April 13, 2017 Academic Comments Off on Library Easter Weekend Hours Posted By: Anita Gray

RichLyn Library will close Thursday, April 13 at 5:00 p.m. and will be closed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. We will re-open at noon – 11:00 p.m. on Monday, April 17.

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SURVEY FOR CORE CHAPEL CREDIT

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Layla bb Solms || Campus Ministries

Dear HU Students: At Huntington University we are committed to helping each of our students grow in Christian spiritual vitality. Students are the best source for helping us to assess how we’re doing. I am writing to ask for your help in better understanding how you feel about Huntington University …

SMALL GROUPS || TITLES & TOPICS

20 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Layla bb Solms || Campus Ministries

INDICATE YOUR TOP 3 choices for small groups: Thursday after the Chapel service we will have selection papers with descriptions of each small group. Here’s a brief listing to get you thinking! REV. ARTHUR WILSON: Glory Days by Max Lucado DARYL SINGLETON: Becoming A Leader by Myles Munroe ANNA-KAY LEVY: …

BLOOD DRIVE — SEPTEMBER 20th

20 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Norris Friesen

Huntington University will be hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross on Wednesday, September 20, from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm in the Habecker Dining Commons, upper level. Please consider donating to help areas that have been devastated by hurricanes in Texas and Florida.

General

FDN News: LIVE tonight!

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Adam Widener

HU’s very own student-newscast airs its first episode tonight at 5! Tune in LIVE or check it out later: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO5Enfretb0 Have a story idea you want us to cover? Email FDN News producer Bray Snyder at snyderb@huntington.edu.

Walk into My Future Event Needs Student Volunteers!

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Tyanne Bailey

Friday, September 29th, HU will be flooded with Kindergarten & 1st graders for an event called “Walk into My Future”! They will be on campus from 10am-1pm and we could really use your help from 11:45-12:30! We need students willing to lead groups of about 15 students and their teacher …

Student Deals at Champs Academy!

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Champs Academy

If you’re looking for a place off-campus to relieve some stress by working out or getting a massage, Champs Academy has just what you need! We have student packages ranging from $15-$25, which cover everything from an open gym membership to getting a special deal on massages from The Serenity …

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ACOC

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: SGA

ACOC is TOMORROW! For those who don’t know what ACOC is, it is a retreat for students to rest and rejuvenate and connect with other students and faculty and staff members. Signs-ups are still happening in the DC today and tomorrow during lunch and dinner. We leave at 6 pm …

Rooted – First Episode of the semester

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Forester Radio

Tomorrow #RootedThursdays starts up again! We are so excited for this episode! If you are an artist trying to figure out where to begin this is the episode for you! The episode will be airing on Forester Radio 105.5 if you are not in Huntington but still want to listen …

Forester Village/ Commuters Powderpuff

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Michelle Kelsey

Ladies who would like to participate in powderpuff please come to our first practice TODAY (9/21) on the Quad at 7:00pm. We are also seeking coaches! Guys, we need your football expertise!! See you today!

Academic

FORESTER LECTURE! Next Thursday

21 Sep 2017 | 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

The Christians opens tonight!

21 Sep 2017 | 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 …

Alpha Chi Induction Ceremony

20 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Alpha Chi

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. …

Administrative

SNAG YOUR SIGN-UP SHEET for SMALL GROUPS

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Layla bb Solms || Campus Ministries

SELECT your top 3 choices for Small Groups. We begin October 6. Return your sign-up sheet to Campus Ministries by Wednesday, September 27 @ 4:30 PM.

Student Rates for Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival This Weekend

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Tina Bobilya, Huntington County Visitor Bureau

Show your student ID this weekend at the Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival for a discounted admission rate of only $1. The event is this weekend, September 23rd and 24 at Hier’s Park in Huntington (547 S Briant St, Huntington). Come out for your favorite festival foods like kettle …

Movie Ticket Giveaway

21 Sep 2017 | Posted By: Forester Radio

What you need to do: 1. Listen to Rooted @ 7 PM on Forester Radio 105.5 on the radio or on the Tunein app 2. Come to the HUB between 7:30-8:30PM find the Forester Radio team and show them you subscribed to Rooted on ITunes or Soundcloud for 2 tickets …