Greenville College - Featured News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Greenville College Ranked Among 20 Most Affordable Online MBA Programs - No GMAT Required http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-ranked-among-20-most-affordable-online-mba-programs-no-gmat-required Greenville College has been ranked among the 20 most affordable online Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs with no Graduate Managment Admission Test (GMAT) required by Best Value MBA. The ranking was published on the organization's website in July. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:00:00 CDT 5a154551-9839-4b5e-900d-0b87ea79b5ad New Identity, Same Tradition http://www.greenville.edu/news/new-identity-same-tradition Simple, distinct, memorable, timeless—no, we're not talking about fashion inspired by Audrey Hepburn here; we're talking about GC's new logo. As Greenville College approaches its official transition in identity to Greenville University in 2017, we've updated our logo's look. Here's a sneak peek! Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:45:00 CDT 86646d76-b607-4671-b251-620f30bb5d0a ENCORE-The Spotlight Shines on Factory Theatre Alumni http://www.greenville.edu/news/encore Alumni of Factory Theatre productions at Greenville College keep busy and productive on stages from Florida to California as actors, directors, designers, educators and more. Here's a sampling of GC's influence on stage and behind the scenes. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:45:00 CDT e2af77b4-a54c-4022-916a-143b1a047aff Alumna Ahern Steps Into New Role With International Business http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-ahern-steps-into-new-role-with Elizabeth de la Garza Ahern ’93 recently accepted a position as director of the Peoria U.S. Export Assistance Center with the U.S. Department of Commerce. Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:30:00 CDT 4af1b795-a273-4131-9270-bdc806a36366 Curtains Up: Act Two for Factory Theatre http://www.greenville.edu/news/curtains-up-act-two-for-factory-theatre Lights dim on cue before a live audience on Sunday night. Upbeat music ushers in the announcer’s “retro-radio” voice. Broadcasting live from Greenville, Illinois, The Factory Theatre Hour is on the air. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:30:00 CDT a961f020-b43f-4776-b63b-ee33e1da230f Summer RECORD Tips Its Hat to GC Adventurers http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-record-tips-a-hat-to-gc-adventurers Summer invites thoughts of travel. What better time than a lazy summer afternoon to read about adventures in distant places, especially when the adventurers are folks we know? Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:00:00 CDT ed9470d1-bd6e-4070-a25d-b8d5bc8dc105 George Peters Named Outstanding Faculty Member at 2016 Commencement http://www.greenville.edu/news/george-peters-named-outstanding-faculty-member-at-2016-commencement Associate Professor of Mathematics George Peters ’92 accepted the Outstanding Faculty Award at GC's 2016 Commencement ceremony May 21. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:15:00 CDT 7bf6c080-9871-4f63-8d36-f9b39ba6e9ea Quantum Leap http://www.greenville.edu/news/quantum-leap-curiosity-fuels-discovery-on-three-continents-for-student-researcher Curiosity fueled discovery on three continents for recent graduate Shuto Osawa. From his home in Northern Japan to GC to Vienna and now Boston, Osawa's scholarship knows no bounds. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:00:00 CDT 7af78669-fbf3-4a92-9205-6620d59b9f44 Elle Shaw Claims Top Honors at Commencement http://www.greenville.edu/news/elle-shaw-claims-top-honors-at-commencement At the Greenville College 2016 Commencement ceremony on May 21, graduating senior Elle Shaw received the President's Citation award. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:45:00 CDT 158df015-8a5f-479f-93ec-b48a83cb1c66 Embracing God's Calling http://www.greenville.edu/news/embracing-god-s-calling Greenville College’s vision is to inspire students to embrace God’s calling for their lives. Through her liberal arts education at GC, senior Kayla Hyde knows exactly what her career calling is: research. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:00:00 CDT 829e46f5-f3aa-49a0-9cc2-bb3ec02086b9 GC Commencement http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-commencement A recap of the Greenville College 2016 Commencement. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 12:15:00 CDT 52621eb1-7030-405e-9e1b-af4f80bf277f Where the Fish Are Biting: Alumnus Finds Success in Hollywood http://www.greenville.edu/news/where-the-fish-are-biting-alumnus-finds-success-in-hollywood “The Woodsman,” a feature film directed, written, scored and edited by alumnus Paul Leach, was accepted into the Buffalo International Film Festival. Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:00:00 CDT ef07d147-8e4f-4876-91b1-d569a68a6592 Lest We Forget: New Grad Jogs Memories for Buchheit Stores http://www.greenville.edu/news/lest-we-forget-new-gc-grad-jogs-memor A girl who throws tomahawks, a fire that levels a five-story building and the threat of amnesia all weave their way into Katie Schmierbach's story of how she recently landed a job. Thu, 26 May 2016 07:30:00 CDT fab3f860-7b9e-4ce3-a7cf-a09cd2dc7180 Alumnus Speaks Into National Conversation About Mental Health on Campus http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumnus-speaks-into-national-conversation-about-mental-health-on Greg Eells '89 calls on colleges and universities to seriously address a growing epidemic of mental distress among students. Thu, 19 May 2016 10:15:00 CDT d753f827-1218-4221-a5f9-6be47a7f3cbe 2016 Greenville College Commencement Schedule and Speakers http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-2016-commencement-schedule-and-speakers The 2016 Greenville College Commencement activities will begin on Friday, May 20 with the Ivy Cutting Ceremony at 6:15 p.m., followed by the Baccalaureate Ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Thu, 19 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT f4fc35c1-52ca-48b9-9819-f8ab53a4e1cf Entering the Whirlwind--Alumnus Shows How Faith Communities Can Help the Mentally Ill http://www.greenville.edu/news/entering-the-whirlwind-alumnus-shows-how-faith-communities In a world increasingly aware of emotional disorders, Bryan Langdoc ’01 believes the church should offer a message of “radical hospitality” to sufferers. Fri, 13 May 2016 08:15:00 CDT 02aff81b-c03e-416b-a235-2c0f0f611a15 NCAA Bound! Softball sweeps Westminster in SLIAC finals http://www.greenville.edu/news/ncaa-bound-softball-sweeps-westminster-in-sliac-finals It took over nine hours to come to fruition but Greenville College eventually outlasted Westminster College in a rain and lightning delayed day and night to win the 2016 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Softball Tournament and make the NCAA Division III national tournament for the first time in program history. Sun, 08 May 2016 02:00:00 CDT e8843b9e-d236-4b76-81a7-e2824000eff6 Music Business Major Prepares Students for Life After College http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-music-business-major-prepares-students-for-life-after-college As music and music consumption are becoming increasingly digitized, methods for finding, producing and marketing are changing. Greenville College Music Business Professor, Danara Moore observes, “It’s very important in this business to be ready for anything, which is why we focus so much on experience and entrepreneurship." Fri, 06 May 2016 08:00:00 CDT 645aaacd-137d-4ff0-b51e-ea8bb2ac5368 It Never Hurts To Ask: One Question Lands Dream Internship http://www.greenville.edu/news/it-never-hurts-to-ask-one-question-lands-dream-internship Music business major Emily Kaiser landed her dream internship job with a popular band simply by walking up and asking for it. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:45:00 CDT 76f4fdd1-ceed-4111-80e4-7954327bc72b St. Louis Blues Score Big as Job Shadow Hosts http://www.greenville.edu/news/st-louis-blues-score-big-as-job-shadow-hosts When the St. Louis Blues take to the ice for the next round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, at least one fan on the Greenville College campus can say he knows firsthand what it takes for the winning NHL franchise to produce a game. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:00:00 CDT e3960d30-00e3-4323-80da-4c6c1577f63b GC Professor and Factory Theater Spotlight in PUPN Magazine http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-professor-and-factory-theater-spotlight-in-pupn-magazine Associate Professor Rich Beans was featured in Private University Products and News (PUPN) Magazine this month for his role in helping the Factory Theater transition from an educational program to a student club several semesters ago. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:00:00 CDT 538c18de-9873-43ad-b3e2-fa95cef51815 University Pathways Welcomes New Director of Student Services http://www.greenville.edu/news/university-pathways-welcomes-new-director Greenville College University Pathways program welcomes a new Director of Student Services, Dr. Kang Sun. With a passion for higher education and serving others, Dr. Sun looks forward to continually helping international students find a home at GC. Mon, 18 Apr 2016 08:00:00 CDT 143b64e1-28fc-49f8-9d8a-6476112c7177 Grant Funds Lectures and Experiential Learning in Jewish-Christian Studies http://www.greenville.edu/news/grant-funds-lectures-and-experiential-learning-in-jewish-christian-studies A $50,000 grant from the Charles & M.R. Shapiro Foundation allows GC to fund its Samuel Sandmel Lecture Series and provide this year’s students with experiences that enrich their understanding of Jewish history and comparative religions. Fri, 15 Apr 2016 09:00:00 CDT fa4a7663-11b3-4a3f-9dfe-9d231afbef1f Greenville College Welcomes Philadelphia Composer Kile Smith as Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium Guest http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-welcomes-philadelphia-composer-kile-smith-as-schoenhals-fine-arts-symposium-guest-april-13-15 The Greenville College Department of Music is pleased to announce that Philadelphia composer Kile Smith will be the Guest Artist for this year’s Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 15:00:00 CDT 08f9a1f3-670d-4c5b-a52d-2d20158c6e95 Greenville College Athletic Hall of Fame Recognizes Six Individuals and Two Teams http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-athletic-hall-of-fame-recognizes-six-individuals-and-two-teams Greenville College honors 1992 Golf, 1995-96 Men's Basketball, Marty Daily, Craig Harper, Meredith Deters Dust, Natalie Lappe Goestenkors, and Jehosuah Kuusisto. Sat, 09 Apr 2016 12:00:00 CDT 02e0fd43-bb88-4408-bfb8-cf70b6553a66 Dr. Doug Faulkner Receives 2016 Lee McKinney Award http://www.greenville.edu/news/dr-doug-faulkner-receives-2016-lee-mckinney-award Dr. Doug Faulkner has been named the 2016 recipient of the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award winner. Faulkner becomes the second consecutive, and third overall, recipient of the award from Greenville College. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:00:00 CDT 6db719ce-91a1-49c2-9d24-5339d3314f6e Scriblerus--80 Years Engaging the Fine Art of Critique http://www.greenville.edu/news/scriblerus-80-years-engaging-the-fine-art-of-critique Generations of GC students knew the creative writing club Scriblerus as a space for students and faculty to read and critique each other’s writing. In 2013, Scriblerus began a new chapter. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 14:30:00 CDT 17e47f8e-aa85-440a-bf52-d17000da9cde Hat Trick of GC Influences in Wesleyan Thought http://www.greenville.edu/news/hat-trick-of-gc-influences-in-wesleyan-thought Three recent events spotlight the influence of Greenville College on Wesleyan thought. A prestigious award, a new book and recent panel facilitation at the Wesleyan Theological Society's annual meeting this spring round out the trio of accomplishments. Wed, 06 Apr 2016 08:00:00 CDT c62e0cf8-adba-44b6-89e5-52d40360c72b GC Alumnus Creates Successful New Video Game http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-alumnus-creates-successful-new-video-game As Greenville College launches promising new Game Design and Development Track, GC graduate Kris Truitt releases new and successful video game "Master Spy." GC empowers students to reach their full potential and make a difference in every area of life, including digital media. Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:00:00 CDT f554c4c1-7813-4c86-a449-0a631a7a9ef1 Greenville College Choir to Sing at Greenville Free Methodist Church on Sunday, April 3 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-choir-to-sing-at-greenville-free-methodist-church-on-sunday-april-3 The Greenville College Choir (Greenville, Illinois) will present a choral music concert at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 3 at Greenville Free Methodist Church Mon, 28 Mar 2016 08:00:00 CDT f8de345a-da84-4632-9bd6-14e0c4b2723f Rachel Stroud: Southern Illinois Miners Banquet Facility and Client Services Manager http://www.greenville.edu/news/rachel-stroud Rachel Stroud graduated from Greenville College in December 2015 and she already landed a job as the Southern Illinois Miners Banquet Facility and Client Services Manager. Tue, 22 Mar 2016 09:00:00 CDT 30eee9ad-8cf4-4410-a074-3d122770845b Greenville leads SLIAC Winter All-Academic totals http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-leads-sliac-winter-all-academic-totals Greenville College led all conference members with 13 of the 65 student-athletes named to the 2015-16 SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team. Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:00:00 CDT 9cad77e0-aa7b-4bc6-a19f-76f66fd8bdf8 Brent McCollum's Internship to Launch a Career http://www.greenville.edu/news/brent-mccollum-s-internship-to-launch-a-career Greenville College prepares students for a life of character and service. Junior, Brent McCollum, is well on his way to becoming a doctor thanks to the opportunities provided by GC and Sigma-Aldrich. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 08:30:00 CST 874e9f43-58c3-49ad-b6f9-8f5a08c51e22 The Unpredictable Road to Success http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-unpredictable-road-to-success A passion for business, a desire for meaningful work, and a willingness to follow God’s lead down unexpected paths combined to take Daniel Lien ’05 on an adventurous journey through the business world. Tue, 08 Mar 2016 15:45:00 CST 2c22a4ee-85b3-43d1-8aaf-070764aad988 Greenville College to Host Spring Band Concerts March 14 & 15 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-to-host-spring-band-concerts-march-14-15 GC will host two band concerts during March - a Concert Band Concert on March 14 and a Jazz Band Concert on March 15. These events are free and open to the public. Mon, 07 Mar 2016 08:30:00 CST 26a9b688-6fdf-43df-9889-a3591664edd2 Studying Abroad with Greenville College: Kristen Kanaskie's Story http://www.greenville.edu/news/studying-abroad-with-gc-kristen-kanaskie-s-story Through Greenville College, senior Kristen Kanaskie, studied abroad for a semester in Nicaragua and grew in her Spanish speaking abilities and walk with God. Her experience (stretching, exciting, and filled with growth) tells a story of what any GC student might expect from studying abroad. Studying abroad is just one of the many reasons to #attendGC. Fri, 04 Mar 2016 14:30:00 CST 24f6ca13-15b1-4455-b1cd-765193b48eef GC Partners with Instituto Evangélico de Santiago http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-partners-with-instituto-evang-lico-de-santiago In January, four Greenville College professors embarked on a five-day trip to extend GC’s reach and sustain the heritage of some of our own who have gone before us in the Dominican Republic. Thu, 03 Mar 2016 13:30:00 CST 997b14a2-c9ef-4207-9e18-22a911418c2f 2015 President's Report Just Released http://www.greenville.edu/news/expanding-our-reach-2015-president-s-report-just-released Newly released, The President's Report Edition of The RECORD celebrates GC's Financial Champions and highlights new programs that widen GC's circles of influence. Wed, 02 Mar 2016 09:00:00 CST 6f7d75f3-3c9c-4667-bf63-7ca545d6b008 Science and Engineering Camp for High School Students Set for July 10-22 http://www.greenville.edu/news/science-and-engineering-camp-for-high-school-students-set-for-july-10-22 Scientific discovery knows no bounds; even toys are fair game for exploration. Just ask Emmanuel Nava, who made a photometer with LEGO® bricks last summer at Greenville College's Science and Engineering Camp for high school students. Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:45:00 CST ef6d5f19-3e74-4c3c-8e4f-5d260852806c GC Alumnus Finds Calling in Trauma Surgery http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumnus-alex-simmonds-finds-calling-in-trauma-surgery "I learned that trauma surgery is where I belong in the world," reflects Alex Simmonds '15 on his experience participating in a thoracotomy during his first year in medical school. Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:15:00 CST d67cb522-cac0-4d3a-93bc-9c643f3408da Digital Media Majors Win Addy Awards http://www.greenville.edu/news/digital-media-majors-win-addy-awards Greenville College applauds six GC students, a GC professor and the student-run magazine "The Vista" for winning 19 total awards at the American Advertising Gala in East Peoria, Ill. Thu, 25 Feb 2016 15:30:00 CST 85063f65-d919-4caa-8c34-b35bf98e6551 Methodist Theologian Rev. Dr. Justo González to Visit GC http://www.greenville.edu/news/methodist-theologian-rev-dr-justo-gonzalez-to-visit-greenville-college Greenville College is pleased to welcome Cuban American author and Methodist theologian, Rev. Dr. Justo L. González with his wife, Dr. Catherine González, during chapel on March 7. Tue, 16 Feb 2016 11:45:00 CST 62e9be91-3d4e-487a-9b2d-100240b7b613 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 Longtime head men's basketball coach George Barber captures record-breaking win http://www.greenville.edu/news/longtime-head-men-s-basketball-coach-george-barber-captures-record-breaking-win The Greenville College men's basketball program has seen its varsity team rise to the top of the SLIAC standings this season with wins over three first place teams, and its most recent win against Fontbonne has vaulted head coach George Barber to the number one position among all GC head men's basketball coaches with 211 career wins. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:00:00 CST e2bf85fe-e449-4618-aa6d-76f8634abc91 Greenville College Announces Fall 2015 Dean's List http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-fall-2015-dean-s-list Greenville College is pleased to recognize each of the students named to the Dean’s list for their hard work and dedication during the fall 2015 semester. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:00:00 CST 2389f9d4-72cb-41a6-9e80-c7c982e39570 The Greenville College Factory Theatre Presents: The Fantasticks http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-greenville-college-factory-theatre-presents-the-fantasticks The Greenville College Factory Theatre is at it again with their first show of the new year! The Theatre is proud to announce its winter production: “The Fantasticks,” hitting the stage on Friday, Feb. 5-7 and 12-14. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:00:00 CST c10bf1c3-936f-4e91-a0e5-a7d062ae3b24 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 GC Spanish Major Loves Nicaraguan Experience http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-spanish-major-loves-nicaraguan-experience GC Spanish major Christina Bowman describes her experience studying in Nicaragua for a semester Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:15:00 CST 46a74465-35a9-4035-9e25-5cd62fd03e37 Press Association Names Student Publication Vista as Finalist http://www.greenville.edu/news/pacemaker-magazine-names-student-publication-vista-as-finalist Junior Kirsten Norsworthy, editor of the student magazine The Vista, knows cutting-edge interdisciplinary practices can make even a small Christian college with a modest journalism budget competitive in publishing. Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 CST c9a97009-0ead-4fa9-ad5f-79ac30c3bd93 Greenville College to host Coaches vs Cancer night http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-to-host-coaches-vs-cancer-night Greenville College and members of the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) have teamed up with the American Cancer Society to become the first athletic conference at any collegiate level to select Coaches vs. Cancer as their philanthropy of choice for the 2015-16 season. Tue, 26 Jan 2016 21:00:00 CST 0d7dfca8-3c84-408b-a780-9987a80f0260 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 Expanding Our Reach, Embracing Diversity http://www.greenville.edu/news/expanding-our-reach-embracing-diversity Life is full of new beginnings for Jalisa Casey. Not only did she begin her freshman year of college this fall, she entered as part of GC's brand new Mosaic Scholars program. Thu, 14 Jan 2016 07:45:00 CST 9dc2efb2-e27d-465c-9b53-895d7424d4b3 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 Five Loaves, Two Fish and a Startup: Briner School of Business Marks Its First Six Months http://www.greenville.edu/news/five-loaves-two-fish-and-a-startup-briner-school-of-business-marks-its-first-six-months Growing a business school on a shoestring is a lot like trying to feed a crowd of 5,000 on five loaves and two fish. A surprising twist brought about gratifying outcomes in the fish story, and surprises are at work with GC's newest school too. Thu, 31 Dec 2015 07:00:00 CST 0aba2745-4a91-41fb-9870-d390c57ede8f 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 Christmas Greetings From Ivan and Kathie Filby http://www.greenville.edu/news/christmas-greetings-from-ivan-and-kathie-filby President Ivan Filby and First Lady Kathie Filby send Christmas Greetings from the President's House at Greenville College. Mon, 21 Dec 2015 08:15:00 CST 7905b696-e0c7-4913-9cfe-97acaf23299e Meet Karl Hatton: Greenville College's New Dean of Admissions http://www.greenville.edu/news/karl-hatton-dean-admissions “At large universities you may get lost in the crowds, but here you are found.” These are the words of Greenville College’s new Dean of Admissions Mr. Karl Hatton referring to his new life at Greenville College. Wed, 09 Dec 2015 07:30:00 CST 852937d3-74e2-403b-abaf-8952afb4b6ed GC Announces 2015 Christmas Jazz and Concert Band Christmas Concerts http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-announces-2015-christmas-jazz-and-concert-band-christmas-concerts GC is proud to showcase two different bands in their holiday concerts this season on Thursday, Dec. 10 and Sunday, Dec. 13 in Whitlock Music Center. Mon, 07 Dec 2015 09:45:00 CST 214583df-bf0a-450a-a3c0-083d754d0b84 Kuusisto Named to GC’s Order of the Orange and Black http://www.greenville.edu/news/kuusisto-named-to-gc-s-order-of-the-orange-and-black Josh Kuusisto '14 has been named the 2016 recipient of the Order of the Orange and Black from Greenville College for his outstanding performance in track and field. Fri, 04 Dec 2015 11:00:00 CST 2b89b2b6-bc3a-42f3-b38d-6c3db6222d02 Uniquely Created to Illuminate and Shape the World http://www.greenville.edu/news/uniquely-created-to-illuminate-and-shape-the-world At Greenville College, we believe that God created each of our students to uniquely shape the world, carrying with them the light of His love. One of the ways we empower students to do this is by connecting them to the church; a beacon of hope to the world. Wed, 02 Dec 2015 14:45:00 CST acce3f2e-0e1d-411c-8332-c4279cfbc8eb When Disaster Strikes: The Curious Appeal of Crisis Response http://www.greenville.edu/news/when-disaster-strikes-the-curious-appeal-of-crisis-response Hurricane, tornado, flood. Nothing upends expectations quite like natural disaster. And no one upends doubts about the power of personal response quite like Carrie Cumrin ’09. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:00:00 CST fca2d5f7-1997-4f90-9c40-968a9972aa93 Ivan and Kathie Filby Become American Citizens http://www.greenville.edu/news/filbys-become-american-citizens Ivan and Kathie Filby recently exchanged their ties with their homeland to become American citizens. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:00:00 CST 06f3695e-7f12-4946-b37a-9dc1d00ef94f The Legacy of a Faithful Pioneer in Mainstream Media and Sports http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-legacy-of-a-faithful-pioneer-in-mainstream-media-and-sports Two decades ago, Bob Briner made a radical decision as he edged away from his 35-year career in pro sports and global media: He sold his homes in Dallas, Texas and Paris, France and moved to a quiet town in southern Illinois. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:45:00 CST a4e86c1f-46ae-4bf0-bee8-0df4604186f7 Greenville Choral Union to Perform Messiah Concert on December 6 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-to-perform-messiah-concert-on-december-6 The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate their 85th annual performance of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah on December 6 at 4:00 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 15:45:00 CST 654e3cf2-d788-4c26-8090-dc97a15c2c4f "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 Greenville College Announces Choir's 2015-16 Concert Season http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-choir-s-2015-16-concert-season Greenville College is pleased to announce the Greenville College Choir’s concert itinerary for 2015-16. Mon, 09 Nov 2015 10:45:00 CST 15d19029-5108-4664-81c2-f72b60cdc5a2 Greenville College Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly Schools® List http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-named-to-victory-media-s-2016-military-friendly-schools-list Greenville College has been designated as a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds. Learn more about this designation. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 08:00:00 CST 84495973-a327-433b-99fc-7d1c5982c6a3 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 Greenville College to Host Vocal Health Presentation http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-to-host-vocal-health-presentation Greenville College will host a vocal health presentation by Robert W. Bastian, M.D. of the Bastian Voice Institute in the Greater Chicago area. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 08:00:00 CST 3bf1b453-669f-4f6a-8f6a-ae293db34dba 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 Greenville College Invites Trick-or-Treaters to Campus for Halloween http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-invites-trick-or-treaters-to-campus-for-halloween Greenville College invites children and parents to trick-or-treat on the GC campus on a tour that leads through several residence halls and ends with a small carnival. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:47:00 CDT c915c860-87e1-4499-8197-f464fdb30191 Stand Up and Cheer http://www.greenville.edu/news/stand-up-and-cheer GC's expanded Cheerleading Program is expected to lift more than school spirit. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CDT 63a9d020-d455-44c6-8960-ace00027778c 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 Honors Alumni at 2015 Homecoming http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-honors-alumni-2015-homecoming Greenville College has announced the winners of its 2015 Alumni Awards. This year’s honors go to Distinguished Alumnus David Altopp of Cleveland, TN; Outstanding Young Alumna Sonya Jones of Sherman, IL; and Loyalty Awardees Howard and Virginia Schantz of Greenville. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 13:09:00 CDT 32496477-114c-49cb-9065-e081e926056b 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 Rededication Planned for College Tennis Courts http://www.greenville.edu/news/rededication-planned-for-college-tennis-courts Homecoming 2015 at Greenville College will include the rededication of its newly refurbished tennis courts. A brief ceremony will take place at 12:30 p.m., Friday, October 16, at the Scott J. Burgess Tennis Complex. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:00:00 CDT 955b2b9e-980b-4876-a23b-f63a00ca77c2 Greenville College Homecoming Parade October 16 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-homecoming-parade-october-16 GC will take its orange and black Homecoming celebration to the streets in a parade on Friday, October 16, beginning at 4:00 p.m. Fri, 09 Oct 2015 14:50:00 CDT 6a79fdfe-f553-4459-875d-35df531ccff0 48th Annual Panther 5K Road Race October 17 http://www.greenville.edu/news/48th-annual-panther-5k-road-race-october-17 Runners, mark your calendars for the Panther 5K Road Race sponsored by Moneta Group to take place at Greenville College on Saturday, October 17. Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:30:00 CDT ae9edef9-f186-42e4-85a3-e157e1f4802f Greenville College Homecoming 2015: October 15 - 18 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-homecoming-2015-october-15-18 Four days of Homecoming festivities at Greenville College promise a lively mix of competitive spirit, family fun and class reunions. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 07:15:00 CDT 0a511b30-24eb-43c4-b871-852421d0c9e0 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 SIUE School of Nursing Announces Partnership with Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/siue-school-of-nursing-announces-partnership-with-greenville-college-and-clay-county-hospital The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing continues to create community partnerships in response to the demand for baccalaureate-prepared nurses. SIUE School of Nursing (SON) Assistant Dean Roberta Harrison has announced two new partnerships with Greenville College and Clay County Hospital. Mon, 21 Sep 2015 13:15:00 CDT dfe62380-d66a-4877-a6c8-faa436e97d86 Greenville Choral Union to Begin Messiah Rehearsals September 22 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-to-begin-rehearsing-for-85th-anniversary-season-of-community-messiah-performances The Greenville Choral Union will begin vocal rehearsals for its Season on Tuesday, September 22. Tue, 15 Sep 2015 13:15:00 CDT 350b26d5-dcac-4ef3-bd80-e13754c131bc 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 GC Welcomes Author Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove to Speak at 2015 Convocation http://www.greenville.edu/news/gc-welcomes-author-johnathan-wilson-hartgrove-to-speak-at-2015-convocation GC begins its 2015-16 academic year with a convocation ceremony on Wednesday, August 26. Author Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove will deliver a convocation address at 9:30 a.m. in Whitlock Music Center. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CDT a64cf0cb-16e5-4d71-91f3-62c3301487e8 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 Hoguey presented as new Panther mascot http://www.greenville.edu/news/hoguey-presented-as-new-panther-mascot The Greenville College cheerleading program has announced that Lee Coakley of Greenville, Ill., offered the winning entry of "Hoguey" in the program's "Name the Panther" contest. Coakley graduated from Greenville College in 2000 and has been serving as an assistant track and field coach since 2013. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 15:00:00 CDT 228f00a0-6d87-49e4-9fc8-48ce6ae6ffd8 Wilderness Writings and Adventures http://www.greenville.edu/news/wilderness-writings-and-adventures Student leaders embarked this past weekend on Walkabout 2015, GC's 18th Walkabout adventure. This year’s trip comes just 3 days after a book review of The Wilderness Writings of Howard Zahniser - a collection of biographical essays about Zahniser (GC alumnus and author of The Wilderness Act.) Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:15:00 CDT 745dd582-30c7-4d81-81c3-43d9ead084ff 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 "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