Greenville College - Academics News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Serious Games by Design http://www.greenville.edu/news/serious-games-by-design Few Christian colleges offer studies in digital media, but GC’s program has been going strong for nearly 15 years. Learn more about how the new game design and development track will expand career opportunities for students. Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:00:00 CDT 1eaba3cc-60d2-412f-9a07-c3f8b44aad41 GC Religion Professor Explores Wisdom About Gender Equality in New Edition of "Ordaining Women" http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-religion-professor-explores-wisdom-gender-equality-in-ordaining-women Dr. Ben Wayman takes a closer look at the wisdom and value of the newest edition of B.T. Roberts' book, Ordaining Women, published originally in 1891. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:00:00 CDT 78676d76-484d-4b66-9b86-dce4987c9c94 Women's volleyball collects AVCA academic honors http://www.greenville.edu/news/women-s-volleyball-collects-avca-academic-honors The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) has announced that 752 teams have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2014-2015 season. This number once again breaks the previous year's total of 676 and sets a new all-time high for this award. The Greenville College women's volleyball team was among those honored. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:00:00 CDT 0b5cc98d-e3f7-4fad-98e3-9095e54cbfff "Just" Play: Work, Play and the Educator's Dilemma http://www.greenville.edu/news/just-play-work-play-and-the-educator-s-dilemma Within the context of learning, work is important, but play is what makes our work meaningful. Read more about the value of play and its role in our curriculum for education majors at GC. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:30:00 CDT 50b3f0e8-b07d-4fc1-b320-12261ffcb778 Exploration and Discovery: GC Science & Engineering Camp http://www.greenville.edu/news/exploration-and-discovery Students Embrace the Joy of Science on GC's Campus Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:30:00 CDT a45bf337-420b-4de1-9a61-961b5df59812 Women's track and field earns USTFCCCA honors http://www.greenville.edu/news/women-s-track-and-field-earns-ustfccca-honors Greenville's women's track and field team and sophomore Chelsea Gilles were among those honored. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:00:00 CDT f673fc9a-ceb1-4f7c-9398-280e488c90a0 A Closer Look at GC's Transition to Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-closer-look-at-gc-s-transition-to-greenville-university While the Greenville College name won’t officially change until 2017, some of the changes outlined in our strategic plan, are already underway. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:00:00 CDT d2900810-1703-46c5-a10c-2896244d1bb6 Summer RECORD Spotlights Play That Helps us Work http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-record-spotlights-play-that-helps-us-work The summer issue of The RECORD, "Play That Helps Us Work Better" takes a look at experiential learning on the job and in the classroom. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 CDT 025478c3-85fb-49a9-a26c-806b19c6680c Studies in Game Design & Development, Sport Management and Pre-Nursing New This Fall http://www.greenville.edu/news/studies-in-gaming-sports-management-and-pre-nursing-new-this-fall Starting this fall, Greenville College will expand its reach to students who want to pursue game design and development, sports management or nursing. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:00:00 CDT 550dfbf3-acb6-42d5-93f6-61c3f2d84720 Record Number of Students in Summer Science Research http://www.greenville.edu/news/record-number-of-students-in-summer-science-research This summer marks a banner year for science research at GC with 18 students participating in research. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:15:00 CDT cc74c558-70a6-4749-b1b3-f94234d8755f Dr. Richard Huston - Outstanding Professor, Volunteer and Missionary of Latin American Culture http://www.greenville.edu/news/dr-richard-huston-outstanding-professor-volunteer A profile of the 2015 W. Richard Stephens Outstanding Faculty Award recipient, Dr. Richard Huston. Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:15:00 CDT d4dd6ed0-5138-4554-8a65-3af07a9f6ad0 Kirk Pearce Awarded With 2015 President's Citation http://www.greenville.edu/news/kirk-pearce-awarded-with-2015-president-s-citation Congratulations to the 2015 President's Citation Awardee, Kirk Pearce! Learn more about Kirk's GC journey and the adventure that awaits him at Virginia Tech! Wed, 03 Jun 2015 09:30:00 CDT bf86604e-e860-47df-ae7f-06aa1057cdc9 President Filby Discusses GC's Strategic Plan with Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/president-filby-discusses-gc-s-strategic-plan-with-students President Ivan Filby invites GC students into his home to talk about the Strategic Plan for Greenville College and the institution's transition to Greenville University. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:00:00 CDT c206ff53-fe14-43ba-a258-023058c9af66 The Vista - Spring 2015 http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-vista-spring-2015 Check out the Spring 2015 edition of The Vista, GC's award-winning student publication. Wed, 27 May 2015 13:30:00 CDT ce38f8ae-8b33-4c01-8826-074fa4e299aa Alex Simmonds '15 Receives Maxwell Award http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-senior-alex-simmonds-receives-maxwell-award Scholarship Honors Dr. Maxwell by Awarding Outstanding Pre-Med Student, Alex Simmonds, who will attend Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine this fall. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:15:00 CDT 3b2470b9-c028-48e6-9494-ec0819f510fb Gray leads the way as Greenville finishes sixth in NCAA http://www.greenville.edu/news/gray-leads-the-way-as-greenville-finishes-sixth-in-ncaa The run of national success for the Greenville men's track and field program has reached new heights. Riding the national championship of senior Bruce Gray in the 100 meter dash and a runner up finish by Gray in the 200, Greenville accumulated a school-record 25 points to place sixth overall, it's best overall finish at the national meet in school history. Sat, 23 May 2015 17:00:00 CDT 37ececca-6816-4132-abdb-91b4debd4640 Greenville's Barber Honored As 2015 Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award Recipient http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-s-barber-honored-as-2015-lee-mckinney-distinguished-service-award-recipient Greenville College men's basketball coach Dr. George Barber has been named the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award winner. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:00:00 CDT d7c498d7-5afa-4c10-b749-bb78f2cadb3b GC Alumnus Ellis Named Top Rural Physician Nationwide http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumnus-ellis-named-top-rural-physician-nationwide The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) has named Dr. Wendel Ellis ’86 Rural Health Practitioner of the Year for 2015. Ellis was recognized April 16 during the NRHA’s 38th Annual Rural Health Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:15:00 CDT b69231aa-d3de-4c0b-b234-ee691089078d Exact Copy: Pediatric Cardiologist Loves 3D Printing http://www.greenville.edu/news/exact-copy-pediatric-cardiologist-loves-3d-printing At the Children’s Hospital of Illinois in Peoria, Dr. Matthew Bramlet ’96 works at the forefront of medical technology to apply 3D printing techniques to treat congenital heart disease in children. Tue, 19 May 2015 10:00:00 CDT b3f0efa2-aec7-45ed-9034-790cd3eabb26 Greenville College Announces 2015 Commencement Schedule and Speakers http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-2015-commencement-schedule-and-speakers Greenville College will conduct its 123rd commencement exercises on Friday, May 22 and Saturday, May 23. Thu, 14 May 2015 14:45:00 CDT 9439c1fb-b553-4aa5-b657-e278a7980872 GC Business Management Students Place First in Investment Contest http://www.greenville.edu/news/business-management-students-place-first-in-investment-contest The Greenville College Business 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, 13 May 2015 09:45:00 CDT b08476d6-0be4-4efb-9fad-d3c3810e3703 GC Alumnus Snyder Named Conservation Educator of the Year http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumnus-snyder-named-conservation-educator-of-the-year The Conservation Federation of Missouri has named Robert Snyder ’74 its 2015 Conservation Educator of the Year. Wed, 06 May 2015 10:00:00 CDT fda04302-ea84-43a1-83e9-587d9e16ddb1 Career Chaos: Using Humor to Help Students Prepare for Career Search http://www.greenville.edu/news/career-chaos Greenville College's student improv group teamed up with Career & Calling and Student Success, using humor to prepare students for internships and job searches. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:45:00 CDT a6c9bdef-8943-47c3-b1f5-117a889cfbde Extending Our Heritage of Scientific Exploration & Innovation http://www.greenville.edu/news/extending-our-heritage-of-scientific-exploration-innovation Learn how GC is extending its rich heritage of scientific innovation through first-class classroom instruction and cutting-edge research in the Physics Department Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:00:00 CDT 947f0bc2-a977-465e-87cb-cfe72759c0fc GC Welcomes 2015 Mannoia Lecturer to Campus, Reverend Dr. Priscilla Pope-Levison http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-welcomes-2015-mannoia-lecturer-to-campus-reverend-dr-priscilla-pope-levison GC is honored to welcome 2015 Mannoia Lecturer to campus on April 8, Rev. Dr. Priscilla Pope-Levison. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 11:00:00 CDT ca0d3da5-299c-4d13-b502-81844f3d371c Greenville Religion and Science Society Welcomes Ben Lowe - April 15 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-religion-and-science-society-welcomes-ben-lowe-april-15 Ben Lowe will present at Greenville College on April 15, hosted by the Greenville Religion and Science Society. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:30:00 CDT 33b6a3db-af5b-4996-a1d5-44e5a706243c Greenville College Choir Releases New Choral Album http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-choir-releases-new-choral-album The GC Choir is pleased to announce the release of a new choral CD, "Great and Marvelous Are Your Deeds," with recordings from 2010 - 2014. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:45:00 CDT d5f3932d-6c7f-4d42-9dab-fa5cf84b62cf Greenville Chamber of Commerce & Greenville College Unveil New Internship Program http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-chamber-of-commerce Greenville College and the Greenville Chamber of Commerce are partnering on a program that will place students in local businesses as interns. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 09:30:00 CDT 534540ef-1e94-4d0a-97a9-c542b241553a Greenville College Prison Program Inspires and Transforms http://www.greenville.edu/news/inspiration-and-transformational-the-greenville-college-prison-program More than offering credits, the Greenville College Prison Program offers "the gift of presence, breaking down walls that divide." Tue, 17 Mar 2015 09:45:00 CDT 5ad378d6-7511-4e0a-b16e-a17fb3db64a0 2015 President's Report Spotlights the Power of Our Heritage http://www.greenville.edu/news/2015-president-s-report-spotlights-the-power-of-our-heritage The 2015 President's Report Edition of The RECORD recalls the legacy and inspiration of the people who championed ideals that have empowered the GC community for nearly 125 years. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:30:00 CST 053c7708-d85e-4dd5-8a37-3cc6e4405539 2015 Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium to Feature Artist Kenneth Steinbach http://www.greenville.edu/news/2015-schoenhals-fine-arts-symposium-to-feature-artist-kenneth-steinbach The 2015 Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium guest will be Minneapolis-based artist Kenneth Steinbach, who will also speak in chapel on March 2. Learn more about his visit. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:15:00 CST 46b3f4d2-e613-4a13-9145-090906410f41 GC Names Fall 2014 Dean’s List and College Scholars http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-names-fall-2014-dean-s-list-and-college-scholars Greenville College is proud to recognize each of the students named to the Dean’s List and the College Scholar distinction for their accomplishments in the fall 2014 semester. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:45:00 CST cfec618f-aaa5-48f4-8afa-5acde639d9a1 Students Learn the Art of Hospitality over Interterm http://www.greenville.edu/news/students-learn-the-art-of-hospitality-over-interterm Interterm at Greenville College is a time of unique classes and experiences students will never forget. This past Interterm, Professor Jane Bell taught a class entitled “The Art of Hospitality” in which students learned valuable skills in preparing a meal, conversation etiquette, and hosting guests. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:30:00 CST f6caebf1-a616-4522-b411-7c55c1b0c7b3 GC's Health Psychology Program Included in Best Online Psychology Degree Ranking by the Affordable Colleges Foundation http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-s-health-psychology-program-included-in-best-online-psychology-degree-ranking-by-the-affordable-colleges-foundation GC's Health Psychology, B.S. ranked eighth on the Best Online Psychology Degrees for 2015 ranking by the Affordable College Foundation. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 13:30:00 CST 528e5651-d7b3-449a-8de6-f958bf95ff14 Civil Rights Leader Dr. John M. Perkins to Visit Greenville College February 12-13 http://www.greenville.edu/news/civil-rights-leader-dr-john-m-perkins-to-visit-greenville-college-february-12-13 Civil Rights Leader Dr. John M. Perkins will speak on campus Feb. 12 and 13. His topic during the visit will be "A Biblical Response Towards Race and Reconciliation." Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:45:00 CST 106b2579-214d-4df4-ab7e-2bc2a4b33a38 Baseball Theology, a Home Run with Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/baseball-theology-a-home-run-with-greenville-college-students Dr. Wayman, creator of the game “Theology Baseball” and an Interterm course of the same name, uses the competitive structure of America’s favorite pastime to convey the essential teachings of Christianity. Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:30:00 CST 974754df-ee00-4a6f-81b0-6d38cae65af4 Make the Words Your Own: GC Professor Benjamin Wayman Publishes Guide to the Psalms http://www.greenville.edu/news/professor-ben-wayman-publishes-guide-book-on-the-psalms GC assistant professor Dr. Ben Wayman offers a renewed perspective on praying the psalms in his recently published book, "Make the Words Your Own: An Early Christian Guide to the Psalms." Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:15:00 CST 8a482f89-fdcd-4073-bff4-8ed2148f2c02 Beyond the Badge: Dual Internships Profit Problem Solver, People Helper http://www.greenville.edu/news/beyond-the-badge-dual-internships-profit-problem-solver-people-helper Though still a recent grad, Ryan Paine ('13) entered the workforce with relevant experience. In college, he followed a growing trend by completing multiple internships during his undergraduate studies to prepare for his career as a police officer. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:30:00 CST 1ae65f47-2483-4b2b-a307-ccdaa1a53c9a The Vista - Fall 2014 http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-vista-fall-2014 Check out the latest edition of The Vista, GC's award-winning student publication. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:15:00 CST 68b056a2-6d0f-47e6-8aad-4cee2f67a4de Viewbook http://www.greenville.edu/news/viewbook This publication provides an overview of life as a Greenville College undergraduate student. Browse through the pages and consider how your life might be transformed at Greenville College. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:15:00 CST 8142561f-a2ad-45b8-a246-e7b105702c0e Extending Our Heritage, Expanding Our Reach: Greenville College Announces Transition to Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/extending-our-heritage-expanding-our-reach-greenville-college-announces-transition-to-greenville-university-in-2017 Greenville College is pleased to announce that, at their recent meeting in November, the Greenville College Board of Trustees unanimously approved to transition the institution’s name from Greenville College to Greenville University in 2017. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:30:00 CST 3a33d244-1070-4251-9816-c87bd7b66c77 Good News for Social Work Majors - Accreditation Process Underway http://www.greenville.edu/news/good-news-for-social-work-majors-accreditation-process-underway GC has just entered into a three-year accreditation process with the Council on Social Work Education that will enhance the internship experience for students majoring in social work, sociology or criminal justice. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:30:00 CST 7e5fe014-4139-44a5-b075-84f3fb222d73 Allaman Honored as Lincoln Laureate http://www.greenville.edu/news/allaman-honored-as-lincoln-laureate Greenville College elementary education major Rachael Allaman, was among the college scholars honored by the Lincoln Academy at its Student Laureate Convocation in November. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:00:00 CST c98f59ec-ae25-4710-ba5f-e343dae47265 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 An Early Homecoming for Edwin Estevez '94 http://www.greenville.edu/news/an-early-homecoming-for-edwin-estevez-94 July 1 marked Edwin’s official return to his alma mater as vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty. Edwin counts his personal homecoming as a delight and privilege. The GC community counts it as a testament to its rich heritage of global reach. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:45:00 CDT 1f8c3c9c-319e-4b36-a8ef-679f30d8847d 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 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 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 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