Greenville College - Academics News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Greenville College Receives Top Ranking for Online Programs http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-receives-top-ranking-for-online-programs The website Accredited Schools Online ranked Greenville College #1 on their list of Best Online Schools in Illinois for 2016. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:00:00 CST e34ab43a-5bee-42c4-b7e0-97eecc0716a3 Greenville College Announces Degree Program in Engineering http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-degree-program-in-engineering Beginning fall 2016, Greenville College will offer a program of studies leading toward a bachelor of science in engineering. Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:00:00 CST dfeb4d0a-51b9-4a26-a507-94daa4887d52 Education that Prepares for Evolution http://www.greenville.edu/news/education-that-prepares-for-evolution As Audra (Newby ’09) Clodfelter made her way through undergrad years at Greenville College, she suspected she might join her writing skills with digital-age know-how in future jobs, but couldn’t foresee exactly what that would look like. Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:00:00 CST 57c7f98b-e9a0-4300-a1af-391325c235bd Greenville College to Offer Degree Program in Agribusiness http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-to-offer-degree-program-in-agribusiness Beginning fall 2016, the Briner School of Business at Greenville College will offer a program of studies leading toward a bachelor of science in agribusiness. Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:00:00 CST 4127db17-787d-4787-88dc-2c817c580c64 Social Work Accreditation Opens Doors as Students Embrace the Future http://www.greenville.edu/news/social-work-accreditation-opens-doors-as-students-embrace-the-future Junior Lauren Masten knows this degree could take her any number of directions. The future may be wide open, but one thing's for sure: GC’s social work program is the place for her. Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:15:00 CST f4274734-ffb0-4ec4-a10e-329af3dd48fd "Great Jobs, Batman!" - Dynamic Duo Uncovers Clues to Rewarding Work Experiences http://www.greenville.edu/news/great-jobs-batman Students Kami Suess and Aaron Phillips may not have sported superhero masks and capes when they visited Los Angeles this fall, but "dynamic" still describes the duo's work as part of Greenville College's Great Jobs project. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 04:00:00 CST 8ff7e6d6-a9f1-47fa-bde8-d253160a192b This Little Light of Mine http://www.greenville.edu/news/this-little-light-of-mine In the hustle of daily life, Christ calls us to be “the light in the world.” At Greenville College, students are empowered through hands-on experience to carry the light of Christ’s love to others. Wed, 23 Dec 2015 14:45:00 CST 14e734f3-45c9-431e-a10f-16bfe215d78b Greenville gains 25 fall academic all-conference awards http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-gains-25-fall-academic-all-conference-awards A total of 25 Greenville student-athletes received All-Academic Team honors for the 2015 fall season as awarded by the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Greenville was second of the conference’s 10 teams with 25 selections. Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:00:00 CST 05a8626e-c129-4cfa-afea-9e8c219981a3 "Do-It-Yourself" Instruments Enable Top-Flight Research by Undergrads http://www.greenville.edu/news/do-it-yourself-instruments-enable-top-flight-research-by-undergrads Research equipment doesn’t come cheap. Consider the powerful multiphoton microscope developed for biological and medical research. A $500K price tag puts it out of reach for many colleges that aspire to equip student researchers with state-of-the-art instruments. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 05:15:00 CST 9f5dfd53-1eab-429c-b67e-e477196877c4 GC Alumna Named Director of New Nursing Partnerships Program http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumna-named-director-of-new-nursing-partnerships-program Jessica (Briggs ’08) Evaul has been named the director of Greenville College’s new Nursing Partnerships Program. This Greenville alumna plans to bring her passion for nursing and her experience with GC to the table in order to grow the new program. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 13:45:00 CST f3e29398-f05f-433e-a367-89320b1b5bca Briner School of Business Celebration Recap http://www.greenville.edu/news/briner-school-of-business-celebration-recap The Briner School of Business held its founding celebration and official ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 3 to celebrate the newly renovated second floor Dietzman and the new school. Fri, 13 Nov 2015 15:45:00 CST e41e958b-0f5d-4eb0-a385-c19d95fa3708 Prepared to Prepare: GC Alumnus Talks About Transitioning from College to Career http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-alumnus-rod-kim Imagine the versatility of a Swiss Army Knife with its “12-tools-in-one” capabilities and you have a good picture of composer, performer and producer Rod Kim ’05. Thu, 12 Nov 2015 15:00:00 CST 240175c4-2d61-4be5-8e0b-d896376d8a51 GC and Kaskaskia College Sign Agreement for Undergraduate Teacher Education Program http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-signs-agreement-with-kaskaskia-college-for-undergraduate-teacher-education-program Kaskaskia College students looking to obtain their state license in elementary education recently received good news when Kaskaskia and Greenville colleges signed a new agreement that will provide students with a plethora of resources. Wed, 11 Nov 2015 11:15:00 CST 95c92a8e-f399-4bf2-a86a-59a3e3b7a153 Introducing The Briner School of Business http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-briner-school-of-business-an-introduction In July 2015, GC announced the expansion of its Business Management department into the Briner School of Business; learn more about the opportunities this transition opens for current and future students and alumni. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 10:30:00 CST d7b4275e-efae-4ae8-a3dd-79acf375a3ea GC Celebrates Launch of The Briner School of Business http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-celebrates-launch-of-the-briner-school-of-business GC will host a series of events in celebration of the launch of The Briner School of Business. The College will host a series of founding events on Nov. 3 - 4. Thu, 29 Oct 2015 09:00:00 CDT 6912c08f-3e0b-468a-ab78-f4c3b3a9f360 Come, Let Us Worship the Lord http://www.greenville.edu/news/come-let-us-worship-the-lord For 12 days this summer, the wonders of the Emerald Isle found a place in the hearts of Greenville College Choir members who sang their way through coastal vistas and historic cityscapes in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Wed, 21 Oct 2015 11:00:00 CDT bd5d653d-80de-4273-ae5f-6a3bb622d6bb Greenville College Professor Contributes To Book On Early Christians http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-professor-contributes-to-book-on-early-christians A book just released by Brill publishers features a chapter authored by Ben Wayman ’02, assistant professor of theology at Greenville College. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:15:00 CDT e7e4d0db-fe1e-4b45-8e5a-8e961ec5e102 Fall 2015 RECORD Examines Inspired Participation http://www.greenville.edu/news/fall-2015-record The Fall 2015 issue of The RECORD, “Come Join Us – Inspiring Participation” draws its theme from how GC draws people into our community. Its stories explore variations on that invitation: come study with us, come play with us, and come worship with us. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:00:00 CDT 9fe439fc-b5c1-4177-b87e-baccd164eb93 Literacy Program Partners MAE-Reading Program with The Simple Room http://www.greenville.edu/news/literacy-program-partners-mae-reading-program-with-the-simple-room This summer a partnership between GC and The Simple Room provided reading development and motivation for children in the Greenville area while also providing practical experience for graduate students in GC's MAE-Reading program. Wed, 23 Sep 2015 09:15:00 CDT 8d48e743-c65c-45d6-b574-407da3cb128b GC Included in Top Midwest College Ranking by U.S. News & World Report http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-included-in-2016-top-midwest-college-ranking-by-u-s-news-world-report U.S. News & World Report ranked Greenville College among the top colleges in the region in their 2016 Regional Colleges (Midwest) report, ranking 35 on the list of 69 top-tier regional colleges. Fri, 11 Sep 2015 10:00:00 CDT 16fe06ca-e216-479c-af6a-240210bc70ce Greenville College Launches Briner School of Business http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-launches-briner-school-of-business Though the study of business has been part of the course offerings at Greenville College since the school’s inception in 1892, this fall marks a significant step forward for the discipline. Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:00:00 CDT 1704e5d0-8b6e-4580-bb89-430c35e064de Exercise Science Offered at GC This Fall http://www.greenville.edu/news/exercise-science-offered-at-gc-this-fall Starting this fall, students at Greenville College will have a new opportunity to major in exercise science. A partnership agreement between Greenville College and Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (SIU-E) makes the new offering possible. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 09:15:00 CDT 8d3d94bb-11b3-4837-9d99-8b46f0e6faf2 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