Greenville College - News News Delivering Strength and Peace – All in a Day's Work For Alumni Chaplains Massachusetts native Scott McGowan ’09, chaplain with the Army National Guard, felt called to the ministry even before he entered Greenville College. William Breckenridge ’90, chaplain with the Warrior Transition Battalion at Ft. Riley, joined the Army in his mid-30s. Their reflections offer a glimpse at ministry in the military. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:00:00 CDT c6bd08c3-6e89-4120-bb60-1fb7e3045618 Greenville College Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet LIVE COVERAGE Watch our coverage of the 2014 Greenville College Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:00:00 CDT fbf82586-c072-4d01-be5b-280be13133d4 The GC Adamah Community Garden Greenville College students grow fresh produce on campus in the Adamah Community Garden, a series of raised beds located on North Elm adjacent to the tennis courts. The garden's name refers to the Hebrew word for soil in the Genesis creation narrative. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:45:00 CDT d4e49043-8aa7-418e-b7ad-4e7200e22572 Greenville College announces John Barnes as interim head softball coach Greenville College has accepted the resignations of senior women’s administrator and head softball coach Jamie Thanepohn and assistant softball coach Jenny Dowsey. Both stepped away from their positions for personal reasons. Assistant coach John Barnes has been promoted to interim head coach and will lead the Lady Panther softball squad for the remainder of the season. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:00:00 CDT 817a07bb-4868-4455-a045-7292a047ca40 Discovering Success: From GC to Twitter Few people shape products that millions of others use every day, and still fewer sit down with celebrities like Tom Hanks, Miley Cyrus and Commander Chris Hadfield to learn how they use those products. Jason Kozemczak ’07, however, is among the few. An engineering manager at Twitter, Jason leads a team that supports mobile products for Android and iOS. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:00:00 CDT a4bf8ec8-0008-4972-92ee-df0fead19149 Greenville College Affordability Guide When you choose Greenville College, you can be assured that you have selected one of the finest values in Christian higher education. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:15:00 CDT 32d2e7ca-e52e-4508-af75-e9bff8c41dd7 Delivering Real Experience This publication provides a glimpse of life as a Greenville College undergraduate student. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:30:00 CDT 6d27b1e9-eb82-44f5-a323-6aea5a118a78 Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove to Speak at GC Author and leader of the New Monasticism movement, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove will speak about race and reconciliation in Christian community during Greenville College’s chapel service on April 11 at 9:30 a.m. in the Whitlock Music Center. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:45:00 CDT 90c0270e-c0cf-4e3a-9df9-9c93e1d1ea54 "Precious Bane" Opens at Factory Theatre “Precious Bane,” a drama with music, will open Wednesday, April 9 at the Factory Theatre, with additional performances to run through Saturday, April 12. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:30:00 CDT bf78a905-f00e-43e0-b933-549dd35e4510 Football Recruit Visit Days: April 4-5 Our Football Visit Day is an overnight visit where prospective football players can learn about the EMAP football program, meet coaches and players and get an overall "feel" for campus. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 08:00:00 CDT 7620c104-4f75-4db7-9eb6-00ae8327ce3b Baseball Wins Westminster Series The baseball team split their final two games with Westminster on Saturday, losing the first game 2-0 but winning the second 7-6. The Panthers have won the three game home series against conference opponent Westminster after shutting them out on Friday. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:15:00 CDT 21b538da-6997-43ea-a330-c5a0ad5a6198 Early lead gives Softball easy victory The softball team refused to relinquish the lead after grabbing it early against Westminster College, recording a 14-2 victory on Saturday in Greenville. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:00:00 CDT 81c2ffe2-f1d8-46ae-a6ee-5dfafe5b0896 Women's Track and Field Competes at Washington - St. Louis The Greenville women’s track and field team traveled to Washington University for a two day meet on Friday, March 28 and Saturday, March 29. Out of 28 teams the Lady Panthers finished 20th for the weekend. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT f671f5c6-b315-4e51-a43c-245811425d6d Softball beats Westminster 6-1 Tiffany Samsoe went 2-for-3, helping the Lady Panthers to a 6-1 victory over Westminster on Saturday in Greenville. She singled in the fourth and fifth innings. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT d4ce0cdf-bda0-4ea3-a53b-6ac223aaf333 Men's Track and Field Takes 10th at Washington - St. Louis The No. 17 Greenville men’s track and field team competed in the Washington - St. Louis Invitational for a two day meet. The men placed 10th out of the 32 teams at the meet. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:00:00 CDT e7310744-6f45-4b61-963a-f0276b910920 Men's Tennis Runs Record to 8-4 The men's tennis team looked to continue their winning ways this weekend, as they made a trip to Central Kansas. Greenville returned home with two wins, topping Central Christian 7-2 and defeating Kansas Wesleyan 8-1. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:00:00 CDT fbd635d3-31b7-45af-a2fe-23c2e524a770 Baseball Shuts Out Westminster The baseball team's win streak was bumped up to four games after beating Westminster 4-0 at home. The game was completely scoreless except for the seventh inning when the Panthers tallied four runs. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:00:00 CDT 65a135bc-7658-4d27-aab6-a147361e755e Men's Soccer Releases 2014 Schedule The men's soccer program has announced its 2014 fall schedule. The 2014 season will feature non-conference contests against a variety of nationally renowned NCAA Division III programs before a full slate of nine conference matches. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:00:00 CDT c036102a-0d9b-4129-9bc9-38bc9b132eee Blooming Good Gardener Plants Joy Blessed with an eye for color and an artistic sensibility, campus gardener Ella Peters plants between 2,000 and 3,000 plants each year, beautifying the College and brightening the paths of faculty, staff and students each day. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:30:00 CDT a6714eff-cabd-4503-b100-72aaba5e5d80 Softball offense too much for Eureka The softball team jumped out to an early lead on Eureka College and captured an 11-2 victory on Wednesday in Greenville. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT c52f32f9-8c38-4f64-b4bb-7fd3886ece8b Baseball Sweeps Eureka Eureka traveled to Greenville to take on the Panthers in a conference double header, but they were unable to slow down the Panther offense in either game. Greenville won the first game 12-2 with Tyler Pilcher getting the win. Dillon Reel pitched the majority of the second game for Greenville, who won 16-6 in eight innings. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:00:00 CDT 6e4ad4fc-a6fe-4085-9571-f562d792d6aa Softball Rolls 15-4 over Eureka Eureka College didn't put up much of a fight on Wednesday, as the softball team cruised to a blowout 15-4 win in six innings in Greenville. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:00:00 CDT 971fb33b-9fa8-4d7b-ba9a-9cbc4820dc7f From College to Career: Five Tips from a Recent GC Grad The day after his graduation last May, Arley Cornell caught a flight to San Diego to begin “life after college” only to discover that life after college bore a striking resemblance to life at Greenville College where he honed his digital media skills and learned to pursue projects that truly mattered to him. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:00:00 CDT 9808bcbc-19cc-4534-bd8d-9fb070e0179b The RECORD Spring 2014 - The Good Earth The Spring 2014 Issue of The RECORD, "The Good Earth," takes a look at our relationship to the earth. Its stories draw from the experiences of a cross section of our college community. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:00:00 CDT e5c05b44-31d9-469e-b560-aefbd8d2c43a GC Splits Double Header with Spalding The Panthers traveled to Spalding University to begin conference play with a double header. Greenville lost the first game 4-2, but was able to pull out a victory the second game 7-6. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:30:00 CDT 902dd4a2-03ba-44e9-a19b-11a94756d85b Softball defeats Spalding With the score tied at six in the seventh inning, Tiffany Samsoe came to the plate and homered, plating Bryn McKie. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:00:00 CDT 795d0c0a-bae2-4369-8552-974f253dc913 Men's Tennis Pushes Winning Streak to Four The GC Men’s tennis team graced the Scott E. Burgess Courts for their first two home contests of this season on Saturday. They welcomed their conference foes from Fontbonne University in a morning match, followed by an afternoon non-conference match against Millikin University. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT 5a625d86-43ba-4ab9-a157-b00a42943cc5 Softball cruises past Spalding Spalding University didn't have a chance on Saturday, as the softball team won in blowout fashion, 13-7 in seven innings at Louisville. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT c0b9b9fe-0541-4ae0-ac38-c4fa9564e01e Several Panthers Finish First in Outdoor Opener The Panthers traveled to Washington University to begin the outdoor season at the St. Louis Mini Meet. The Panthers finished third out of four teams, with Washington University taking first, Wheaton College second, and Principia College fourth. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:00:00 CDT 86d4cfee-f591-43a6-acb6-e3e15c08f603 Good Start to Outdoor Season at Washington University Greenville College competed at Washington University with four other teams to begin the outdoor season in the St. Louis Mini Meet. Greenville finished third against Washington University, Wheaton College, Principia College, and Fontbonne University. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:00:00 CDT c42cdcbe-f210-4f15-8933-76c0b383ecb7 Panthers Offense Soars in Home Opener Win The baseball team scored 13 runs in their home opener, beating Illinois College 13-9. For the Panthers, seven runs came in the first inning. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:00:00 CDT 9cc2672d-07c2-4e50-a16e-1e3f387114c8 Men's Tennis Posts Win at Hilton Head The GC Men’s Tennis team headed south last week, for their annual trip to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Due to inclement weather, the Panthers were looking to shake off some rust. They had not played a match in nearly three weeks. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:00:00 CDT 01cfe42e-f7d1-48a7-bfcc-300d26debae1 Gray's All-American Marks Give Greenville 13th at NCAA Nationals The efforts of junior sprinter Bruce Gray were rewarded Saturday as his results in the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes led the No. 19 Greenville Panthers to 13th at the NCAA Division III national indoor championships at the University of Nebraska. Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:00:00 CDT e0340244-9d14-40b4-b6da-fe2d63577c30 Baseball Wraps Up Spring Trip with Defeat The baseball team concluded their annual spring trip with a 9-5 loss to Eastern Connecticut State. Tim Osborne hit a two run home run in the defeat. Sat, 15 Mar 2014 14:00:00 CDT 1e9806a1-f8a3-4f10-a076-61775121bd3c Bruce Gray Advances to NCAA Finals The men's track and field team had two men participate throughout three events at the annual NCAA Division III indoor championships on Friday. Bruce Gray advanced to Saturday's finals in the 200-meter dash with a meet record performance. He will also compete in the finals of the 60-meter dash. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:00:00 CDT b232ac15-325e-4c33-968c-30e31950f613 Baseball Nipped by Rockford The baseball team dropped a 2-1 decision to Rockford in the sixth game of its annual spring trip to Florida. Rockford came up with a bases loaded single in the bottom of the ninth to win the game. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:00:00 CDT b805ffe3-2665-4e0c-98e7-4d5b4df38fce Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium Features Acclaimed Baritone Greenville College has announced Richard Zeller as this year’s guest artist for the Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium. Zeller will perform a voice recital on March 25 at 7 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center at Greenville College. The recital is free and open to the public. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 08:00:00 CDT cc1ed330-6ee7-42b3-b0dc-a563e131d2d3 Baseball Drops Twinbill to Dickinson The baseball team was defeated by Dickinson in two games on Thursday. The Panthers lost game one 5-2 and then dropped game two 4-3 on a game-winning double. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:00:00 CDT 0955f020-3f15-42e8-9a5e-f36de73dbfeb Men's Track and Field Represented by Three at NCAA Nationals Bruce Gray and Josh Kuusisto will be representing Greenville College at the NCAA Division III indoor championships. Gray is competing in the 60-meter dash and 200-meter dash. Kuusisto is competing in the weight throw. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:00:00 CDT f08b2af8-51ae-49e0-b99b-e55e6c1cdc15 Baseball Rally Falls Short against Franklin & Marshall The baseball team put the go-ahead run on first base in the top of the ninth inning but came up on the short end of a 7-6 loss to Franklin and Marshall on Tuesday in Florida. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:00:00 CDT 717d56ee-95f3-4a19-a46e-a6ff934d2075 Using Predictive Analytics for Student Success Greenville College is using predictive analytics technology to dive deep into key achievement, engagement and completion data to get a new perspective of learners’ progress and success. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:00:00 CDT 68cef921-b4ee-4698-bdff-d896cb913b8f Baseball Drops Pair to Wentworth The baseball team opened their Florida spring trip with a pair of losses to Wentworth. The Panthers dropped the first game 7-6 and lost the nightcap 6-2. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:00:00 CDT 743796dd-5311-4c9f-9267-0859b2e81aa0 Rebekah Lyons to Visit Campus March 20-21 Greenville College is pleased to announce that Rebekah Lyons will visit campus on Thursday, Mar. 20 and Friday, Mar. 21. A celebrated author and speaker, Lyons is best known for writing about womanhood, faith, mental health, leadership and calling. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:45:00 CST 86defb23-fe11-48ba-b4b4-4a6007bcbe18 Basketball Announces Camp Dates The Greenville College basketball programs have announced its 2014 camp dates. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 10:00:00 CST ea15bdca-42f8-482d-95b9-2f0de1f4ce41 GC Students Receive Top Accolades at Regional Advertising Competition Greenville College students received accolades at this year’s American Advertising Regional Award Competition celebrated in East Peoria on February 7 with 11 prizes including eight Gold Awards, two Silvers and one Best of Show. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 07:30:00 CST 51a8b846-efd6-4b4c-9931-031ae0702630 Men's Track and Field Reaches No. 14 in National Rankings The men's track and field team has continued its ascent in the USTFCCCA NCAA Division III national rankings as the unit checks in at No. 14 this week. They previously held the No. 16 position on Jan. 29 and Feb. 19. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:00:00 CST f046e838-91b0-4db7-8ed8-b076e10c4cdf GC Students Provide Local Tax Service Tax season can be a frustrating time for people as they organize receipts, search online forms and pour over government instructions. Fear not; a group of Greenville College accounting students are using their unique talents to serve the local community this season. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:15:00 CST c37d7e6d-e76e-4d84-b345-af2089651bcb Men's Basketball Slips by Principia The men's basketball team used a 56 point second half scoring output to overtake Principia on Tuesday night and win 91-86 in their final game of the season. Sophomore Tim Daniel posted a career-high 32 points in the win while also adding a team-high eight rebounds. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 8950e908-4b16-405e-bc0d-55ce13099125 Women's Basketball Routs Principa Senior Emily Gundy capped her four year career Tuesday with a game-high 24 points as Greenville defeated Principia 60-48. The win gave Greenville its 10th victory of the season. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:00:00 CST 3064dad5-ea5b-478e-912a-1f7db5fceba6 Men's Basketball Rolls to 25 Point Win Over Iowa Wesleyan On an afternoon which honored seniors Alex Mumphard, Tevin Rollins, and Anthony Metzler, the men's basketball team received 21 points and four assists from Mumphard as they coasted to an 83-58 win over Iowa Wesleyan. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 17:00:00 CST 8382282a-9912-4312-96fd-44e3c0a6af25 Women's Basketball Clipped by Iowa Wesleyan The women's basketball team received 17 points, eight rebounds, and nine blocked shots from sophomore Coley Baker, but it was not enough to top regular season conference champions Iowa Wesleyan as the Lady Panthers fell 62-56 on Saturday. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST ced65ba3-4161-499b-b518-39d6e6ce4c86 GC Student and Faculty Research Published in The Journal of Chemical Education The American Chemical Society recently published an article co-authored by three student researchers, all veterans of the Greenville College Summer Science Research Experience. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 09:15:00 CST 1a3b24e0-7170-45cd-ac4e-ad9c56c9e4eb Spalding Slips by Men's Basketball The men's basketball fought hard but was defeated 66-60 by Spalding on Thursday night. Tim Daniel was Greenville's high scorer in the contest with 14 points. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 2be8c66e-3635-44a2-a832-8be97bd8a5d1 Women's Basketball Topped by Spalding The women's basketball team had Spalding on the ropes in the first half, but giving up 33 offensive rebounds was deadly as the Lady Panthers lost 74-56. Miranda Murray and Coley Baker each had 12 points. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:00:00 CST 829fbf3a-0856-4461-bd47-4d081e7f2e5c GC Alumnus Publishes Second Book Greenville College alumnus, Rod Tucker (’06, ‘09) published his second book, “Uncovered: The Truth About Honesty and Community.” Tucker’s book provides a refreshing challenge for church communities to be transformed through honesty: from fakeness into vulnerability, grace, humility and acceptance. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 06:00:00 CST 05f90c2b-1132-4a0b-89f4-c7155d2136c2 Women's Track and Field Led by McMurtrey at Monmouth The women's track and field team were led by three top ten finishes in the Monmouth Fighting Scot Invitational on Saturday. Maggie McMurtrey's fifth place performance in the weight throw was Greenville's top placement. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 71969e92-9fcd-45fb-bb29-e8f9e1cff3dc Men's Track and Field Wins Two Events at Monmouth Led by junior sprinter Bruce Gray, the men's track and field team earned two event championships at the Monmouth Fighting Scot Invitational on Saturday. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 96d8fe3d-2d4e-4aaf-a12b-575008d5ed59 Men's Tennis Sweeps St. Louis Pharmacy The men's tennis team rode a complete team effort to a 9-0 win over St. Louis Pharmacy on Saturday. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 19:00:00 CST adb986d9-c690-46c8-8a72-8d4273cc472c Men's Basketball Drops Fontbonne The men's basketball team exploded for 50 points in the second half as they outdistanced Fontbonne by 15 points in the 84-69 win. Ron Harris posted 23 points on 11-of-15 shooting in the victory. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:00:00 CST a1a41edb-7431-4a43-845a-d7b43541cf8c Women's Basketball Routs Fontbonne The women's basketball team avenged an earlier loss as they topped Fontbonne 81-58 on Saturday. Miranda Murray came off the bench to score a game-high 19 points. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST 46dbdc31-62ff-4aca-98d8-f0a09d000616 Men's Basketball Tripped Up by Webster The men's basketball team gave Webster all the Gorloks could handle but ultimately fell short 86-77 on Wednesday night. Tim Daniel was Greenville's leading scorer with 20 points. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 92d0069d-9af4-48ac-b583-d4013d3ceb6f Women's Basketball Topped by Webster The women's basketball team got 15 points from senior Emily Gundy but came up short, falling 75-60 to Webster on Wednesday night. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:00:00 CST 623c0a3f-3d0c-41ac-9e27-cfe48967847e Men's Track and Field Rides Four Championships to Second Place The men's track and field team used the first place performances of four entries to place second overall at the Illinois College Jim Green Invitational. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST f8209931-78e3-4fa4-bfed-e32417fdf93d Women's Track and Field Earns Fifth at Illinois College The women's track and field team featured two champions as they accrued 63 points in their fifth place finish at Illinois College. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 851bd52a-1729-43a3-bd80-b3b9087ee9af Men's Basketball Drops Blackburn The men's basketball team kept their hold on the fifth place position in the SLIAC standings with a 72-56 Saturday win at Blackburn. Ron Harris' double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds led Greenville. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 17:00:00 CST d1442f92-5084-40d3-8e03-05d2e7cd9754 Baker's NCAA Record, Triple Double Lead Women's Basketball to OT Win The efforts of sophomore Coley Baker had historical significance Saturday afternoon as the Lady Panther from Mazon, Ill., posted the first triple double of her college career and tied an NCAA Division III single-game record for blocked shots in the Lady Panthers 74-70 overtime win over Blackburn. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST a91c25bb-ad24-4e3b-ab22-1babf897197a Religion & Philosophy Professor Ben Wayman Publishes Book Assistant Professor of Religion, Ben Wayman ’02 has recently published a book, "Diodore the Theologian." The study examines the role of theology in the biblical commentary of the fourth-century pastor, teacher, and bishop. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST 2bd5623a-15a1-4bd3-88d2-4fc97d69a834 Men's Basketball Held in Check at Westminster The men's basketball saw their conference tournament hopes impacted as they lost 75-60 at Westminster. Alex Mumphard posted a 14 point effort to lead Greenville. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST d2b7b12a-e60b-4110-b7ca-f82eb621c7ef Women's Basketball Dropped by Westminster The women's basketball team got 16 points from senior Emily Gundy, but it wasn't enough as Westminster took an 81-71 victory. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:00:00 CST af2eea0a-6699-4e83-bf98-a09e9fa78025 Greenville Religion and Science Society Hosts Dr. Matthew Hill Dr. Matthew Hill will present at Greenville College on Feb. 19. There are two opportunities to hear Hill speak. He will speak at a chapel service at 9:30 a.m. in the Whitlock Music Center, and he will present a colloquium at 4 p.m. in Snyder Hall room 104. Hill’s colloquium presentation is “Connecting Two Truths: The Intersection of Evolutionary Biology and Wesleyan Theology.” Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:00:00 CST 213ad410-1423-4291-a9b5-4d0bba2325af Men's Track and Field Wins Illinois Wesleyan Titan Open The men's track and field team used four event championships and five third place marks to gather 97 points and tie Lincoln for the team title at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Open on Saturday. Bruce Gray was the winner of the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes, Josh Kuusisto won the weight throw, and the distance medley team also finished first. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST 97c47811-e2cd-446c-96a6-f75f55711059 Women's Track and Field Places Third at Illinois Wesleyan The women's track and field team used the efforts of seven top three finishes as they took second place at the Illinois Wesleyan Titan Open on Saturday. Maggie McMurtrey and the distance medley team were Greenville's event champions. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 22:00:00 CST f7e1a26d-b380-4013-afbf-455e00446218 Men's Basketball Falls at MacMurray The men's basketball team was dealt a blow in the conference standings as they lost 97-67 at MacMurray. Ron Harris was Greenville's leading scorer with 11 points. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 17:00:00 CST b210adde-8b9f-49ea-a028-255f73e46600 Women's Basketball Drops MacMurray The women's basketball team won their third straight with a convincing 89-59 victory over MacMurray on the road. Emily Gundy dropped in a career-high 27 points in the win. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST dc5516f3-1674-4e77-918d-967d0f299d42 Men's Tennis Nipped by North Central The men's tennis team's second match of the day against North Central was tight, but the Panthers were on the short end of a 5-4 loss. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 15:00:00 CST 8b770c76-5a1b-4c08-b3cc-963f18dec9e5 Men’s Tennis Wins Thrilling Season Opener The GC men's tennis team opened their season on Saturday with a 5-4 victory over Simpson. This was the earliest match that the Panthers have played in head coach Brett Brannon’s tenure. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 12:00:00 CST a5c16a38-93c6-425f-8ed5-cbb32124ea56 Kent Krober Returns to GC as Athletic Director; Doug Faulkner Transitions to Dean and Associate Professor The Greenville College athletic department will soon be under new leadership as Kent Krober has accepted the college’s position as athletic director. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 12:00:00 CST 937a1937-724d-4a32-90e0-b9eb17e59450 Women's Basketball Upsets Conference Leader Eureka The women's basketball team used 16 points and eight rebounds from senior Emily Gundy as they took control of the game in the second half and defeated conference leader Eureka 62-51 on Wednesday night. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 20:00:00 CST 9ac7f308-005d-4044-a573-5bfad6ec3fc1 Men's Basketball Cruises to Win over Eureka The men's basketball team jumped out to a 13 point halftime lead and never looked back as they rolled to a 70-59 win over Eureka on Wednesday night. Freshman Nick Trisko led Greenville with 16 points, and sophomore Tim Daniel sparked the Panthers with 15 points, all on three-pointers, in the winning effort. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 20:00:00 CST 71435d77-7db1-43da-8146-c6260c40c94b Greenville College Welcomes Rachel Held Evans to Campus February 6 and 7 Greenville College is pleased to welcome Rachel Held Evans to campus on Thursday, Feb. 6 and Friday, Feb. 7. Evans is an award winning Christian author, blogger and speaker whose blog receives over a quarter of a million visits per month and features a range of topics regarding faith, doubt and culture. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:30:00 CST ad4cc2dd-70c8-4f88-92b1-eb74d5ddc7f2 Men's Basketball Handles Principia The men's basketball team improved to 5-2 in their last seven games as they topped Principia 76-66 on Saturday. Freshman Nick Trisko produced 16 points and two steals to lead the Panthers. Sat, 25 Jan 2014 17:00:00 CST 4da49360-ea8d-4c80-8a55-97a7441a2bce Women's Basketball Tops Principia The women's basketball team snapped an eight-game slide and returned to the win column with a 60-46 victory at Principia on Saturday. Coley Baker was a workhorse for the Lady Panthers as she led the team with 18 points, nine rebounds, and six blocked shots. Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:00:00 CST c112ad76-4134-4f2a-b0e8-da0c1d4fa5f8 Men's Track and Field Competes in Indiana and Illinois The men's track and field team sent participants to Illinois College and Indiana University over the weekend and placed seventh of 16 teams at Illinois College while placing three participants in the top 10 at the Indiana University meet. Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:00:00 CST c89d65b5-df17-4ea8-92a9-8b9fd5ac40f3 Women's Track and Field Finishes Third at Illinois College The women's track and field team was led by the efforts of event champions Taylor Brunner, Sierah Ruffner, and the 4x400 meter relay team as they finished third at Illinois College on Saturday. Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:00:00 CST 784f4e21-6300-4c34-a814-daea3cf53156 Men's Basketball Tops Iowa Wesleyan Alex Mumphard scored a game-high 19 points and Greenville outscored Iowa Wesleyan by 23 points in the second half as the Panthers won 78-65 on Wednesday night. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:00:00 CST 3b2eb418-9b0a-43f0-a2ac-1f252f31b18f Women's Basketball Falls to Iowa Wesleyan The women's basketball team suffered a 73-57 defeat to Iowa Wesleyan on Wednesday night in the second of three consecutive road games. Emily Gundy led Greenville with 17 points. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 20:00:00 CST 2529e462-187f-4ec8-82b3-f9b2ee7e37a9 Greenville College Students, Alumni and Faculty Invest in Prison Communities Since 2009, GC students and professors, as part of the Greenville College Prison Initiative, have regularly visited the Federal Correctional Institution south of town. They tutor incarcerated men and women for the GED exam, play chess, lead a book club and so much more. Students investing themselves in the prison community echo examples set by Emeriti Professors Frank Thompson and Dan Jensen. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 13:45:00 CST c44c82a7-4341-4ba4-82df-c8495b531de2 Men's Soccer Ends Fall with Impressive Team GPA The Greenville College men's soccer team finished their 2013 season with a notable 3.27 team GPA. The Panthers also had four players on the 2013 Fall SLIAC All-Academic Team. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:00:00 CST 4424022e-674c-4f10-92fb-fcd67d5b7e8d Men's Basketball Shut Down by MacMurray The men's basketball team was knotted up with MacMurray at halftime but were outpaced by the Highlanders in the second half as MacMurray took an 80-68 win. Ron Harris led Greenville with 14 points, 13 rebounds, four blocked shots, and three steals. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:00:00 CST 6a7fa90b-92f2-4a86-b3dc-5547744875ac Men's Track and Field Racks Up Three First Place Finishes at Illinois Wesleyan The men's track and field team returned to action Saturday at Illinois Wesleyan and saw first place performances in three events. Bruce Gray won the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes, and Josh Kuusisto was champion of the weight throw. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:00:00 CST ff35ceab-5b81-4c2a-928c-88688ecbea01 Women's Track and Field Resumes Season at Illinois Wesleyan The women's track and field team returned to action and competed at Illinois Wesleyan on Saturday. Maggie McMurtrey headlined Greenville's efforts for day as she was the event champion in the weight throw. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:00:00 CST 3c132b6a-efdf-4141-b725-345d0c218c06 Women's Basketball Stumbles Against MacMurray The women's basketball team relinquished a 12-point halftime advantage as they were defeated by MacMurray 63-59 on Saturday. Missy Deal was strong with 14 points and 13 rebounds in the game. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 15:00:00 CST 4e43b17d-a972-4eeb-9102-83b4c81c6655 Greenville College Athletes Lend Hands and Hearts to Serving Local Community Each season, Greenville College athletes and coaches dedicate their time and energy toward achieving athletic success. In addition, they also devote time and energy toward helping others succeed by lending their hands and hearts to people in Bond and Madison Counties. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:00:00 CST 6802a87e-de09-4d7f-9dce-cbb9b4e54e3a Men's Basketball Thumps Eureka Led by the outstanding 23 point, five steal effort of freshman Michael Hohm, the men's basketball team walloped Eureka 97-66 on Thursday night. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 22:00:00 CST 2ec9168c-7ad4-4358-81f4-0d541635461f Women's Basketball Shuts Down Eeten But Falls at Eureka The women's basketball team traveled to Eureka for a rescheduled game Thursday night and lost 68-57 to the Red Devils. Coley Baker produced 16 points, 10 rebounds, and four blocked shots in the effort. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:00:00 CST 5d151fa2-56a8-44b8-89fc-c160bcb82302 Common Day of Learning: Explorations of Cosmos and Creativity On Thursday, December 5, Greenville College students and faculty bustled across campus and into classrooms, taking part in a tradition that has been a part of the college community for nearly 10 years: Common Day of Learning. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:00:00 CST 57f6bdf1-3087-4701-ada8-c6b3fe51259f Men's Track & Field Earns 24th in USTFCCCA NCAA Division III Rankings The indoor men's track and field team has continued their national acclaim by earning the No. 24 position in the preseason USTFCCCA NCAA Division III national rankings. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 10:00:00 CST 17d5ed65-b9d3-4598-b7fb-d6682c18d5ae Men's Basketball Nipped by Conference Leader Spalding The men's basketball team saw their three-game conference winning streak snapped with a 79-76 loss to first place Spalding on Tuesday night. Alex Mumphard was Greenville's leading scorer, posting 17 points which included 11-of-12 free throws. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:00:00 CST 747a53cf-bb98-4243-8990-a134735c4aaa Women's Basketball Tripped Up by Spalding Paced by 13 points and two steals by senior Emily Gundy, the women's basketball team was able to keep the contest close but ultimately dropped Tuesday's game 60-52 at Spalding. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:00:00 CST 150f268c-9377-48cb-b2bf-074cbdb53dc1 Greenville College Announces New VP for College Advancement Scott Giffen has accepted the position of vice president for college advancement at Greenville College. Giffen brings with him leadership experience and an extensive background in fundraising. He will begin his new appointment with Greenville College on Feb. 1. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:00:00 CST 8deaea33-da08-41bb-b416-c429a94a61e1