Greenville College - Admissions, Transfer, Graduates, Freshman News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Young Alumnus Cultivates Critical Thinking in East Jerusalem Classrooms http://www.greenville.edu/news/young-alumnus-cultivates-critical-thinking-in-east-jerusalem-classrooms Brad Merrin’s ('11) travels most recently have taken him to Jerusalem University College where he is pursuing a master’s degree in Middle Eastern cultures and religions. Though he is on track to receive his degree this May, his academic accomplishments tell only the less adventurous side of his travel tale. There is another side. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:15:00 CST 7502c9a3-fd87-43af-bacb-b9315c5b333f Business Students Experience the Federal Reserve http://www.greenville.edu/news/business-students-experience-the-federal-reserve The Greenville College Department of Business is taking steps to integrate their classes with hands-on learning off campus. Two classes visited the Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis on Thursday, November 13. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CST 5c86555d-becc-45f2-a65a-a2be790e75d2 Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra to Perform Handel's Messiah and Rutter's Magnificat http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-and-orchestra-to-perform-december-7 The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate their 84th performance of Handel’s oratorio Messiah and Rutter's Magnificat on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 4:00 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST 4ad5c420-b00e-480c-b5bf-5cbfae18d5cd To Protect and Serve: Criminal Justice and Life Calling http://www.greenville.edu/news/to-protect-and-serve-criminal-justice-and-life-calling One day, time slows as Trendon Amuzie ’13 pauses to choose the best words for the report he must complete. The routine statement is nothing extraordinary, but the Mt. Carmel police officer knows those who read it value a clear and accurate account. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:15:00 CST b2f5d59b-d53e-495b-b981-7637de2acaef Immanuel Business School MBA Students Visit Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/immanuel-business-school-mba-students-visit-greenville-college In October, Greenville College had the privilege of hosting two MBA students, Mercy Martina and Raj Kishore Rout from the MBA program at Immanuel Business School in Hyderabad, India. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:30:00 CST 86cff3cf-6e2e-4c12-b703-50ea15dbec36 Greenville College Takes Part in Emergency Planning Exercise http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-takes-part-in-emergency-planning-exercise On Tuesday, Nov. 4, the city of Greenville conducted an exercise addressing emergency procedures and testing the response time of First Responders. By testing the efficiency of the First Responders, Greenville is demonstrating their readiness to look to the future and protect their citizens. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:30:00 CST ed4ac353-208e-40fc-b41f-12055252215d Greenville College Announces Choir's 2014-15 Concert Season http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-choir-s-2014-15-concert-season Greenville College is pleased to announce the Greenville College Choir’s concert itinerary for 2014-15. During the current 88th Anniversary year, the Greenville College Choir will perform in the St. Louis and Indianapolis areas, as well as take a 12-day concert tour to Ireland in May-June 2015. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:15:00 CST e80b80d8-df3f-4d68-84c4-6a38c92087d6 Math Wizards: GC Students Tutor East St. Louis Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/math-wizards-greenville-college-students-tutor-east-st-louis-students Greenville College student Nate Wieland didn’t waste any time getting to work helping third-graders Antwan Strong and Demorion Bush with their math worksheet in Barbara Outten’s class at Officer Elementary School in East St. Louis. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:45:00 CST 7b2aee88-1892-445c-a792-7a481cbcbb83 Prioritizing Successful Outcomes: The Center for Career and Calling http://www.greenville.edu/news/prioritizing-outcomes-center-career-calling Patrick Miller, associate dean for career and calling, recently oversaw the move of GC's career services from an easily overlooked space in the library to welcome exposure near campus-center in Snyder Hall. Wed, 05 Nov 2014 10:15:00 CST 52d92c51-2ace-439f-9921-eb4e4ef62c4c GC to Present Guest Musical Artists Toth and Goodenough http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-to-present-guest-musical-artists-sarah-coleman-toth-and-elizabeth-goodenough The Department of Music is pleased to welcome alumni Sarah Coleman Toth and Elizabeth Goodenough for performances on campus Nov. 7-8. Their visit includes a voice and piano recital on Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. in Whitlock Music Center Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:30:00 CST 9944f71b-1e9a-4355-b3ee-0ea43f2bc9d0 Miller Lecture Series and Greenville Religion and Science Society to Host Dr. York http://www.greenville.edu/news/miller-lecture-series-and-greenville-religion-and-science-society-to-host-dr-york Dr. Donald York will present at Greenville College on Nov. 5, hosted by the Miller Lecture Series and Greenville Religion and Science Society. York serves as the Horace B. Horton Professor of Astronomy, emeritus, at the University of Chicago. He will present a colloquium at 4:30 p.m. in Snyder 104. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:00:00 CDT 36d4729c-c48d-4c94-bb19-1ced6964c2ac Alumna Soprano Performs in World Premiere of Mayakovsky http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-soprano-performs-in-world-premiere-of-mayakovsky Greenville College alumna Sarah (Coleman ’06) Toth enjoyed recent critical success for her performance in the well-received world premiere opera Mayakovsky by Michael Smetanin and Alison Croggon. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:30:00 CDT 3adcf00f-7a06-4f3e-a815-3ba388cf359c GC Welcomes Fr. David Meconi, S.J. to Campus for Third Annual McAllaster Lecture http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-welcomes-fr-david-meconi-s-j-to-campus-for-third-annual-mcallaster-lecture Greenville College is pleased to welcome Fr. David Vincent Meconi, S.J., D.Phil. (Oxon.) on Wednesday, October 22. Meconi will present a chapel address at 9:30 a.m. and the Third Annual McAllaster Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Both presentations will take place in Whitlock Music Center. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:45:00 CDT 6d17e64f-c278-43dc-ace9-180472bdc2f3 U2 Meets Courtney At The Top of The Rock http://www.greenville.edu/news/u2-meets-courtney-at-the-top-of-the-rock Early this year, when 11 million viewers tuned in to watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon debut from the Rockefeller Center in New York City. Paul and Courtney Klimson, GC alumni, shared a coveted vantage point behind the scenes where they helped produce the show's live music. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT b1a19373-518a-4c53-ab5b-89d62023e17d 3D Printing Technology Provides Opportunities for New Life, Learning and Hope http://www.greenville.edu/news/3d-printing-technology-provide-life-learning-and-hope Alumni, students and faculty engage in 3D printing technology in exciting ways that bring hope to children with congenital heart disease, research opportunities and new life to celebrated sculptures. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:45:00 CDT 3af24fe4-ddb6-4d82-92fa-0f6c24b135b2 Greenville College Welcomes Bob Goff to Campus September 29 http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-welcomes-bob-goff-to-campus-september-29 Greenville College is pleased to welcome Bob Goff to campus on Monday, September 29. Goff is a New York Times Best-Selling Author, founder of Restore International, attorney, acclaimed speaker, adjunct professor and Honorary Consul for the Republic of Uganda to the United States. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:45:00 CDT 0f1daa27-0ce7-4cee-ae26-51252dcdb413 Greenville College Awarded 2015 Military Friendly Schools® Designation http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-awarded-2015-military-friendly-schools-designation Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Greenville College to the 2015 Military Friendly Schools® list. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:15:00 CDT dbf50fa2-95d7-4e74-aa88-e4d2a21e969d GC Included in Top Midwest College Ranking http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-included-in-top-midwest-college-ranking-by-u-s-news-world-report Greenville College was ranked among the top Midwest regional colleges in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges. GC maintained the same spot as last year, ranked 33 on the list of top-tier Midwest regional colleges. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT 99952c5c-505c-4e42-bbf5-32bfc68d3d8e Putting It All On The Line http://www.greenville.edu/news/putting-it-all-on-the-line As the Creative Manager of a music publishing company in Nashville, Seth England ('08) is now living the dream he chased as a student at GC. In his role at Big Loud Shirt Industries, Seth manages a portfolio of artists and songwriters, including Florida Georgia Line. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:15:00 CDT 30169874-58f4-4f16-9449-ca76861964a1 GC Teacher Education Awarded National Accreditation http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-teacher-education-awarded-national-accreditation The Greenville College School of Education recently received accreditation from the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for their traditional undergraduate, Undergraduate Teacher Education Partnership (UTEP) and Master of Arts in Education- Reading (MAE-R) programs. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:45:00 CDT 1631cee8-41ef-4760-9e73-2a27edf4e274 Adventure Learning and The Call of The Wild http://www.greenville.edu/news/adventure-learning-and-the-call-of-the-wild “On some level, I think we’re meant to encounter God in wild spaces,” reflects Fenton, “whether those spaces are metaphorical, like when a family member is sick and we don’t know how to navigate that, or if it’s literally the wilderness.” Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:15:00 CDT a4e21a89-7b2b-44ff-8af0-658c5657d4de Keeping the Wild In Wilderness - The Nation Celebrates Zahniser's Work http://www.greenville.edu/news/keeping-the-wild-in-wilderness-the-nation-celebrates-zahniser-s-work September 3, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, a landmark legislation authored and championed by legendary GC alum Howard Zahniser ('28). Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:45:00 CDT 5112ad46-4055-45fd-8ee0-b9ac7434edd1 GC Acquires Former McCracken Office Building http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-acquiresr-mccracken-office-building Greenville College is pleased to announce its acquisition of the property at 100 North Locust Street in Greenville, site of the McCracken Office Building. The existing space is currently under renovation to accommodate the college’s Department of Philosophy and Religion. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:30:00 CDT 3b5f1557-617b-4115-a103-3fcdaf4ec53f GC Launches Advising Center http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-launches-advising-center This fall, Greenville College is launching an advising center to enrich the undergraduate academic experience for students and faculty. Located in the Ruby E. Dare Library, the Advising Center is dedicated to empowering students to develop Christ-centered educational plans and achieve degree completion. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:30:00 CDT 8a4bed0d-0b6d-4b5f-8912-ac99f480bf6b Reverend Kevin Austin Scheduled to Speak at 2014 Convocation http://www.greenville.edu/news/reverend-kevin-austin-scheduled-to-speak-at-convocation Greenville College begins its 123rd academic year with a Convocation ceremony on Wednesday, August 27 at 9:30 a.m. in H.J. Long Gymnasium. Director of the Set Free Movement, Kevin Austin, will deliver an address titled “Agents of Hope and Healing.” Austin will also present a colloquium at 3 p.m. in LaDue Auditorium. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:30:00 CDT f84d5c51-ef77-4203-a319-2781b0d1ff2e The Shape of Grace - Professor Heilmer's Sculpture Featured in National Sculpture Society Journal http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-shape-of-grace-professor-heilmer-sculptures-featured-in-national-publication Several sculptures by Greenville College Art Department Chair and Associate Professor of Art Steve Heilmer are featured in the winter 2013 issue of Sculpture Review, a quarterly publication of the National Sculpture Society. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:15:00 CDT 6d25e989-e753-47a2-bf68-e0c8ec13cc6e He Says, She Says, The Gospel Says http://www.greenville.edu/news/he-says-she-says-the-gospel-says Assistant Professor of Religion, Ben Wayman explores Biblical influences on historical efforts toward winning equality for woman in society and the church through the work of 19th century churchman B.T. Roberts and woman's right activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:45:00 CDT 3ab0f9f8-b3a1-4bb2-8b15-ffd05609872f Speed Missions: GC Alumna to Visit 11 Countries in 11 Months http://www.greenville.edu/news/speed-missions-11-countries-in-11-months This year will go down as the year of adventure for Mandi Gummels – the year elephants passed through her campsite in Zambia, and sunsets over the Baltic Sea raised her standard for beauty; the year of digging holes for fruit trees in Malawi, lumberjacking in Estonia and skirting Latvia’s Soviet-style Karosta Prison. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 08:15:00 CDT 9637bbd6-ae8c-4496-b19b-e496abf63cdc GC Football Team Names Susan Chism Teacher of the Year http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-football-team-names-susan-chism-teacher-of-the-year Expensive hotels and exclusive restaurants are not the only venues for five-star customer service. The GC Football team named Susan Chism, instructor of English at Greenville College, “Teacher of the Year,” and honored her with a plaque, posted her picture on the web with a glowing story and flooded her mailbox with notes of thanks. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:00:00 CDT d1a4d4e8-36c2-4d25-9e16-78d76a0012f4 Music Business Internships Open Doors of Opportunity for Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/music-business-internships-open-doors-of-opportunity-for-students Experience gained from summer internships can translate into full-time employment for college students. Music business professor, Danara Moore, is determined to help connect students to internship positions in Los Angeles and Tennessee locations. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:15:00 CDT ae7177bc-17aa-4bba-9afb-fbb118852cf4 Students Engage in Service Learning on Urban Plunge Excursion http://www.greenville.edu/news/students-engage-in-service-learning-on-urban-plunge-excursion On April 7, 22 Greenville College students traveled to St. Louis to take part in the rich tradition of service and learning known as Urban Plunge. This year, the experience brought Urban Plungers to two ministries: The Bridge in downtown St. Louis and Mercy Ministries in Fenton, MO. Both ministries provided learning opportunities through service projects, meaningful conversations and testimonies. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:30:00 CDT aac7dcdd-61a6-4372-bd13-4af26c82ff4d Greenville College to Add Men's Volleyball as 15th Intercollegiate Sport http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-to-add-men-s-volleyball-as-15th-intercollegiate-sport Greenville College has announced plans to begin an intercollegiate program in men's volleyball that will begin competition during the 2015-16 school year. Thu, 29 May 2014 14:00:00 CDT f32a6232-878f-4b5d-af85-5c35acbd95a9 Striving to Succeed http://www.greenville.edu/news/striving-to-succeed Jared Martin, Greenville College graduate of ’07, currently works in the hospitality industry. Though busy and challenging, Martin finds it rewarding and often recalls his time at Greenville and how it influenced his successful career today. Thu, 29 May 2014 08:00:00 CDT d166e5a3-0f1a-4acc-9171-3bda964c57c0 Greenville College Launches Health Psychology Degree Completion Program http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-launches-health-psychology-program Greenville College is pleased to announce the launch of its Bachelor of Science in health psychology degree during the fall of 2014. The program offers online courses, allowing adult learners to complete their bachelor’s degree while also balancing other responsibilities. Wed, 28 May 2014 11:45:00 CDT bb4f1d9b-1c3f-4d24-bc48-a9b946c819d2 The Vista - Spring 2014 http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-vista-spring-2014 Check out the latest edition of The Vista, GC's award-winning student publication. Fri, 23 May 2014 08:00:00 CDT 18acfd36-873c-4044-ae7a-537ad67e5d3a Greenville College Announces 2014 Commencement Schedule and Speakers http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-announces-2014-commencement-schedule-and-speakers Greenville College will conduct its 122nd commencement exercises on May 24 and 25. Master’s degree, adult degree completion, and off-campus partnership students will be recognized on Saturday, May 24, at 2 p.m. Undergraduate students will be recognized on Sunday, May 25, at 3 p.m. Fri, 09 May 2014 09:30:00 CDT ca4b6757-b7ed-4091-be8f-dbd6b855c19a GC Takes First Place in Investment Contest http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-takes-first-place-in-investment-contest The Greenville College Management Department placed first in this year’s St. Louis Collegiate Investment Management Contest and will collect a $10,000 award for its winning entry. Wed, 07 May 2014 10:00:00 CDT 7699b116-c04d-4be6-aade-9512ccebca1b A Parent's Guide to Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-parent-s-guide-to-greenville-college This guide provides tips and information for parents to help their children prepare for college. Thu, 01 May 2014 00:00:00 CDT d8b47874-874b-4ce4-bc8a-6e6bce24292f Combined Greenville and Edwardsville Choirs and Orchestras to Perform Spring Concert on May 4 http://www.greenville.edu/news/combined-greenville-and-edwardsville-choirs-and-orchestras-to-perform-spring-concert-on-may-4 Greenville College will host choral singers and orchestral players from Edwardsville High School, Greenville College, and Greenville Free Methodist Church for a Spring Choral-Orchestral Concert on May 4 at 4:00 p.m. in Whitlock Music Center. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:00 CDT e9e1a154-1d92-4191-a1b2-6e773e35c1fd The GC Adamah Community Garden http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Affordability Guide http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove to Speak at GC http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 From College to Career: Five Tips from a Recent GC Grad http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium Features Acclaimed Baritone http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Using Predictive Analytics for Student Success http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Rebekah Lyons to Visit Campus March 20-21 http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 GC Students Receive Top Accolades at Regional Advertising Competition http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 GC Students Provide Local Tax Service http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 GC Student and Faculty Research Published in The Journal of Chemical Education http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-student-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 Religion & Philosophy Professor Ben Wayman Publishes Book http://www.greenville.edu/news/religion-philosophy-professor-ben-wayman-publishes-diodore-the-theologian 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 Greenville Religion and Science Society Hosts Dr. Matthew Hill http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Greenville College Welcomes Rachel Held Evans to Campus February 6 and 7 http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Greenville College Students, Alumni and Faculty Invest in Prison Communities http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Greenville College Athletes Lend Hands and Hearts to Serving Local Community http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-athletic-teams-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 Common Day of Learning: Explorations of Cosmos and Creativity http://www.greenville.edu/news/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 Greenville College Announces Choir's 2014 Spring Concert Season http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-announces-choir-2014-spring-concert-season Greenville College is pleased to announce the Greenville College Choir’s concert itinerary for Spring 2014. During the current 87th Anniversary year, the Greenville College Choir will take an extended, 10-day spring tour in the Midwestern United States. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:30:00 CST ab72787a-1c85-4a6c-b604-b105cda0d2c1 Greenville College Accepting Entries for Live Arts Contest http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-accepting-entries-for-live-arts-contest Greenville College is hosting a contest for high school and college students interested in a variety of forms of artistic expression. The Live Arts Contest is accepting entries through March 3 for short fiction, non-fiction, poetry and song lyrics, visual art, cartoons and graphic stories, and serialized novels. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 08:15:00 CST 8759e8f6-6083-4a5f-8885-232ab78fd810 GC Students Volunteer in East St. Louis http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-students-volunteer-in-east-st-louis Several days a week, GC students travel to East St. Louis to assist high school students with ACT preparation, facilitate fun and games with children, and assist with homework through GC's outreach to youth in East St. Louis, Connect 4. While the focus of these efforts is academic success, building relationships plays a key role in making academic success happen. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 10:30:00 CST 0ff9e5e7-2df7-491a-a0d7-b40c0eb0e5c6 AUA Signs Articulation Agreement with Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/aua-signs-articulation-agreement-with-greenville-college On Dec. 4, 2013, Greenville College signed an articulation agreement with the American University of Antigua (AUA) College of Medicine. This agreement will grant admission into AUA's medical program leading to a Doctor of Medicine degree. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 11:30:00 CST 1e7a7723-6280-4a5d-ac2d-ce5232b5164e Gosselin Honored As Lincoln Laureate http://www.greenville.edu/news/gosselin-honored-as-lincoln-laureate Greenville College student Alyssa Gosselin was among the college seniors honored by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois at its Student Laureate Convocation, November 2, 2013. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:00:00 CST 08057503-cc12-4f64-a120-40ad2ae26702 A Champion for Greenville College: Dan Jensen http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-champion-for-greenville-college-dan-jensen The recipient of the 2013 Greenville College Loyalty Award is no stranger to the Greenville College community. His service to the college and to the Kingdom demonstrate his dedication to the mission, vision and identity of GC. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:00:00 CST 9cd67ae9-d80e-4305-b786-5d2db2effd92 Strike Up the Bands- Two Christmas Concerts to Enjoy http://www.greenville.edu/news/strike-up-the-bands-two-christmas-concerts-to-enjoy The Greenville College Jazz Band and Concert Band will celebrate the Christmas season with upcoming concerts on Thursday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 15 in Whitlock Music Center. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 07:45:00 CST 21454f2a-d110-4830-a6b3-bdc34d1c4a90 Lessons in Leadership: Campus and Congregation http://www.greenville.edu/news/lessons-in-leadership-campus-and-congregation A former student president of GC, Don Bastian '53 shares 5 lessons in leadership picked up along his journey as a pastor and eventually a bishop in the Free Methodist Church. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 10:45:00 CST 00fd75ef-18f3-4f40-ba41-507f5252a26d Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra to Perform Handel's Messiah on Sunday, December 8 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-and-orchestra-to-perform-handel-s-messiah-on-sunday-december-8 The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate their 83rd performance of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah on Sunday, December 8 at 4:00 p.m. in Whitlock Music Center. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:30:00 CST ee959faa-1c1d-4e86-b0a8-46c12a65f93f Brady Bruhn '02: Opening Doors to Opening Day http://www.greenville.edu/news/brady-bruhn-02-opening-doors-to-opening-day Greenville College alum Brady Bruhn, Manager of Ticket Development with the St. Louis Cardinals, shares how Coach Carlson, the GC baseball team, and GC community prepared him for his career. "It was at Greenville College that God began opening doors for me to eventually get to work here for the St. Louis Cardinals". Wed, 27 Nov 2013 09:45:00 CST fffa505d-974e-43d5-9fdb-263809cb39a1