Greenville College - Featured News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Greenville University partners with the Free Methodist Church USA and donor family for a high-impact initiative http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-partners-with-the-free-methodist-church-usa-and-donor-family-for-a-high-impact-initiative Greenville University is strengthening its roots by partnering with the Free Methodist Church USA (FMC-USA) through a donor-funded initiative aimed at equipping current and future generations of pastors. Thu, 19 Nov 2020 14:45:00 CST a7bf434f-9563-4df6-ad19-d8ea817becb2 #GivingTuesday GU: Mary Ashlyn Paisley '24 http://www.greenville.edu/news/mary-ashlyn-paisley-24 I choose GU, where my heart for service finds encouragement and room to grow. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 17:45:00 CDT e781f2de-0592-4f55-960c-2be685f7ad65 #GivingTuesday GU: Moriah Summers '23 http://www.greenville.edu/news/moriah-summers-23 I choose GU, where people understand and appreciate "calling" and "worship." Tue, 27 Oct 2020 17:30:00 CDT 15d557ef-a34b-44ce-9f64-731217778127 #GivingTuesday GU: Peyton Bates '24 http://www.greenville.edu/news/peyton-bates-24 I choose GU, where even my coaches care about my interests and personal well-being. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 17:00:00 CDT bff8452a-8e92-44bf-b9c7-304d500d0f95 #Giving Tuesday GU: Grace Carrington '24 http://www.greenville.edu/news/grace-carrington-24 I choose GU, where my determination to overcome challenges matters. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:45:00 CDT e1c56d7f-b14f-4a33-a39b-e21baec6ec83 #GivingTuesday GU: Mariah Harned '23 http://www.greenville.edu/news/mariah-harned-23 I choose GU, where faith and studies go hand-in-hand. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:45:00 CDT a55f5211-7055-40fa-9189-6fd80046a469 #GivingTuesday GU: Benn Jane '23 http://www.greenville.edu/news/benn-jane-23 I choose GU, where I can count on outstanding preparation in criminal justice plus Panther soccer. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:45:00 CDT f3f0cb5f-419d-4b1e-8d13-269002fc2d22 Christianity Today Publishes Wayman Interview With Theologian Justo González http://www.greenville.edu/news/christianity-today-publishes-wayman-interview-with-theologian-justo-gonz-lez A shared meal and cups of coffee set a welcoming stage for conversation about theological education between GU Professor of Theology Ben Wayman and church historian Justo González. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:15:00 CDT 8ad58f7f-b2fe-403d-852a-5c65a97f4ab1 When Friends Don't Share Politics: Timely Discussion Nov. 2 http://www.greenville.edu/news/when-friends-don-t-share-politics-timely-discussion-nov-2 Facebook fights and Twitter tirades have brutalized friendships this election season, but do they have to? A panel discussion on friendship and politics, courtesy of the Greenville Community Reconciliation Task Force, addresses the issue. A Q & A time will follow. The public is welcome to attend free of charge. Thu, 22 Oct 2020 08:00:00 CDT a8d2695b-3106-49f5-914e-ef118041db34 Career Networking for Beginners and More: Introducing Community Circles http://www.greenville.edu/news/career-networking-for-beginners-and-more-introducing-community-circles Alumni have teamed up to guide students down the path that links college experiences to career and calling. Whether you're a student approaching graduation or a seasoned professional with expertise to share, you'll want to learn about GU's Community Circles. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 10:45:00 CDT e23a54e1-c7d2-4c15-8d5c-c227338dbf93 Greenville University Announces Its 2020 Alumni Awardees http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-announces-its-2020-alumni-awardees Meet this year's notable awardees: author, lecturer and scholar U. Milo Kaufmann, music industry trailblazers Paul and Courtney Klimson, and longtime friends of the University Dennis and Deborah Fenton. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 08:00:00 CDT fe8a97d1-e465-4509-9dd1-1b4b308f2ecb Sunderland Serves as Panel Expert on Artist Job Market Trends http://www.greenville.edu/news/sunderland-serves-as-panel-expert-on-artist-job-market-trends GU’s Paul Sunderland, professor of worship arts, responded to the call when career resource experts at Zippia.com sought insights on the job market for aspiring artists. They wanted to know how young graduates should prepare for the industry in today’s uncertain economic climate. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:00:00 CDT d1d76999-5836-47b8-b772-a99388d82a03 GU's COVID Success Garners Media Attention http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-s-covid-success-garners-media-attention KTRS 550 “The Talk of St. Louis” recently welcomed Greenville University President Suzanne Davis to talk about GU “crushing” COVID-19 on campus. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 08:00:00 CDT 23de9864-6792-457f-9c57-f29488119d43 The Surprising Places Our Wonder Leads: New RECORD Explores Curiosity http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-surprising-places-our-wonder-leads-new-record-explores-curiosity Scientists say curiosity is like a mental itch that the "scratch" of discovery satisfies. The fall issue of The RECORD, titled "Just Curious," addresses the wonder of wonder experienced by alumni and students. Thu, 01 Oct 2020 09:30:00 CDT 21b43a92-a019-4e4b-9a66-7aafb1cf0a2b Week of Campus Activities Cultivates Mental Health Awareness http://www.greenville.edu/news/week-of-campus-activities-cultivates-mental-health-awareness Greenville University is pleased to announce its first Mental Health Awareness Week, October 5-10, 2020. Wed, 30 Sep 2020 08:15:00 CDT da437dab-984c-486c-bfe3-3831f16233a5 Alumna Facilitates Discussion Between Prominent Theologians http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-facilitates-discussion-between-prominent-theologians GU alumna Maureen Knudsen Langdoc ’02 recently facilitated a series of conversations between leading theologians Samuel Wells and Stanley Hauerwas, the basis for a new book that addresses Christian life in the twenty-first century. Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:15:00 CDT 67060aeb-0529-4594-923c-b03bfc7651be Heart to Heart: Alum's Transplant During Pandemic Reveals Health Care Challenges http://www.greenville.edu/news/heart-to-heart-alum-s-transplant-during-pandemic-reveals-health-care-challenges "Active" has always defined Toye Watts '01, but not last spring. As the nation plunged into pandemic, Watts experienced uncharacteristic fatigue that revealed a need for urgent heart surgery without the support of family nearby. Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:45:00 CDT 75fd26e4-029a-4e22-be46-571714b59e35 Strong Start in First Month of COVID-19 SHIELD Testing at Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/strong-start-in-first-month-of-covid-19-shield-testing-at-greenville-university Greenville University reports a strong start to its rigorous testing procedures that screen students and staff frequently for COVID-19. University administrators hope campus-wide compliance will preserve face-to-face learning through the fall semester. In the early weeks of the school year, testing led to rapid isolation of infected individuals and mitigated spread of the virus. Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:45:00 CDT 57667715-403c-4700-9bc0-036da559636f COVID-19 Restrictions Present Students With New Research Opportunities http://www.greenville.edu/news/covid-19-restrictions-present-students-with-new-research-opportunities COVID-19 restrictions may have closed some doors for students planning to participate in GU’s 2020 Summer Research Experience, but they opened others. GU's ongoing water testing research now offers expanded opportunities for student researchers. Mon, 21 Sep 2020 15:00:00 CDT b0c425f1-6b20-4f92-a6f9-62ae89d22a35 Alumnus Haseltine Lends Creativity to TV Show The Chosen http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumnus-haseltine-lends-creativity-to-tv-show-the-chosen Dan Haseltine, founding member of the band Jars of Clay and GU's 2017 Commencement speaker collaborated with Matthew S. Nelson to compose and perform music for The Chosen, the first multi-season TV show about the life of Jesus Christ. Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:15:00 CDT fff74fd6-ca04-4830-996b-8e8f736acd72 Profound Influence: GU and GU Alums Aid in Release of Favored Professor's Lectures http://www.greenville.edu/news/profound-influence-gu-and-gu-alums-aid-in-release-of-favored-professors-lectures Alums who look back on Stanley Walters' classes recall the good professor's influence as life-changing--so profound, in fact, that several put his lectures into print so that a new generation of truth-seekers can benefit from them too. Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:00:00 CDT c87aeca3-41a0-403a-8cc7-175e65481e00 Selecting Multicultural Kids' Books: Tips From GU's Resident Expert http://www.greenville.edu/news/selecting-multicultural-kids-books-tips-from-gu-s-resident-expert Great multicultural children’s books can dispel stereotypes, open up new worlds, and teach respect. Award-winning author GU Professor Alexandria LaFaye helps parents know if a book touted as a multicultural gem measures up. Tue, 01 Sep 2020 09:30:00 CDT d333ae20-7e6f-4498-b2cb-c912e6627eb7 Navigating A Strange Landscape: Christianity Today Publishes Wayman Interview With Former Archbishop Of Canterbury http://www.greenville.edu/news/navigating-a-strange-landscape-christianity-today-publishes-wayman-interview-with-former-archbishop-of-canterbury Delivering Christian education today means traversing a strange land, says the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams. His recent conversation with GU Professor Ben Wayman flowed from Wayman's quest to discover how a Christian University might best partner with the church in the 21st century. Wed, 26 Aug 2020 08:00:00 CDT 214b752a-649a-40b9-8e73-3f158d4e1e6e GU Partners with U of I SHIELD Program to Offer Fast, Painless Covid-19 Testing for Students, Staff http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-partners-with-u-of-i-shield-program-to-offer-fast-painless-covid-19-testing-for-students-staff Greenville University announces a research partnership with the University of Illinois to evaluate a program designed to mitigate the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that cause COVID-19. Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:00:00 CDT b04aa44c-8511-49a2-816f-4c4ab30731a5 Loving Two Languages: Schmidt-Gomez ’98 Brings Dual Language Learning to Middle School http://www.greenville.edu/news/loving-two-languages-schmidt-gomez-98-brings-dual-language-learning-to-middle-school Her passion for the Spanish language drew her into the classroom and motivated her to trailblaze a dual-language program at the middle school level in her district. Tue, 28 Jul 2020 09:15:00 CDT 4f8f9085-ef0e-436f-9176-85764e7a19e0 GU Podcast Helps Students Through the “College Shopping” Process http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-podcast-helps-students-through-the-college-shopping-process A new podcast hosted by GU admissions counselors aims to support students and their families throughout the college shopping and admissions process. Wed, 15 Jul 2020 10:45:00 CDT 7c36b003-45e6-4b52-b526-f21e283c840d GU Announces Scholarship Opportunities for Fall 2021 http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-announces-scholarship-opportunities-for-fall-2021 Greenville University has announced exciting scholarship opportunities for fall 2021, including scholarships for students who demonstrate leadership in key areas. Fri, 10 Jul 2020 09:00:00 CDT 60e6a0f1-2788-4817-ad26-0a8b4d58acde Summer RECORD Explores How Students and Grads Apply the Liberal Arts http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-record-explores-how-students-and-grads-apply-the-liberal-arts Every day GU students and alumni use their liberal arts training to solve problems, create beauty, deliver the gospel, and more. Explore their stories in this issue of The RECORD. Wed, 01 Jul 2020 10:00:00 CDT 3c2862c9-6e78-4933-9db4-386a866a54e0 Jack D. Trager Golf Scramble Coming July 31 http://www.greenville.edu/news/jack-d-trager-golf-scramble-coming-july-31 Greenville University’s fifth Annual Jack D. Trager Memorial Panther Pride Golf Scramble will be held Friday, July 31. Wed, 01 Jul 2020 06:00:00 CDT 24f83402-f352-4d82-9b72-68fa333abd04 GU Trustee Emeritus David Fisher Passes http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-trustee-emeritus-david-fisher-passes Colleagues remember him as a thoughtful communicator with deep understanding and appreciation for how state laws apply to the work of a board or committee. Mon, 22 Jun 2020 17:00:00 CDT 28f76bae-8ec9-4cff-82a3-224531fac034 GU Emeritus Trustee Donald Joy (1928-2020): A Life Well Lived http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-emeritus-trustee-donald-joy-1928-2020-a-life-well-lived Greenville University Trustee Emeritus Donald Joy ’49, age 91, of Wilmore, Kentucky, passed away June 6, 2020. He served on GU’s Board of Trustees from 1967 to 1996. Thu, 11 Jun 2020 17:00:00 CDT 6b7d6631-cd58-418e-b432-04934a787ed1 Task Force Prepares GU to Safely Host Students This Fall http://www.greenville.edu/news/task-force-prepares-gu-to-safely-host-students-this-fall In the next two months before students return, a special task force will explore how to maintain effective social distancing and hygiene across campus. Mon, 08 Jun 2020 12:45:00 CDT b343db89-690f-409f-9e17-3f4d31a7f0ae Students Flex Their Event-Planning Muscles With a Little Golf On the Side http://www.greenville.edu/news/students-flex-their-event-planning-muscles-with-a-little-golf-on-the-side See what happens when students take on an assignment that demands imagination, planning, critique, implementation, and rapid problem solving with the results wide open for public scrutiny. Introducing "Artist and Event Management." Thu, 04 Jun 2020 10:00:00 CDT 201c5456-3111-4616-b32f-3153095f3a27 Pedro Valentin Joins National Conversation About Diversity In Christian Higher Ed http://www.greenville.edu/news/pedro-valentin-joins-national-conversation-about-diversity-in-christian-higher-ed GU’s Dean of Diversity and Inclusion Pedro Valentin will serve over the next two years on the Commission for Diversity and Inclusion of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). Wed, 03 Jun 2020 13:30:00 CDT a350659e-0c6e-4266-919c-30cc5e481cbb GU Plans for On-Campus Classes Fall 2020 http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-plans-for-on-campus-classes-fall-2020 Greenville University announced this week that it plans to open campus for in-person classes in the fall. Thu, 28 May 2020 12:00:00 CDT 400a02f4-8ee1-4cdf-bffa-2e65316ba80c Commencement 2020 Honorees Recognized Remotely http://www.greenville.edu/news/commencement-2020-honorees-recognized-remotely Former President Ivan Filby and Vice President for Academic Affairs Brian Hartley surprised three outstanding members of GU's community with news via Zoom. Thu, 28 May 2020 11:00:00 CDT caa17e6c-8c78-496a-9927-844782641f6d Graduates From These Two GU Programs Regularly Find Jobs In Their Fields http://www.greenville.edu/news/graduates-from-these-two-gu-programs-regularly-find-jobs-in-their-fields Last year, nearly 100% of GU's graduates majoring in worship arts and/or music industry studies secured full time jobs in their fields following graduation. Professor Paul Sunderland explains why. Tue, 19 May 2020 14:00:00 CDT 6000e917-4fc8-4867-8b9c-5a5e0bd98ebc GU To Begin Generating 75% Of Campus Power Needs Via Solar http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu GU recently completed installation of a solar panel system that will generation 75% of campus power needs with no up-front costs. Mon, 18 May 2020 10:45:00 CDT 03e588e0-0634-4b43-8f92-de1c39edc0a0 Greenville University Adopts "Test Optional" Policy http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-adopts-test-optional-policy-for-2021-22-student-applications Greenville University announced last week that it will be “test optional” for the submittal of ACT/SAT scores when applying for acceptance to the University. Fri, 15 May 2020 08:30:00 CDT 52be1cd2-e0b2-4ea8-84dc-040c4ec988ab Goodbye and Hello In One Weekend for 2020 Seniors http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-reschedules-commencement-2020-for-homecoming With Commencement 2020 rescheduled for Homecoming weekend, the Class of 2020 looks forward to a double celebration. Thu, 14 May 2020 10:30:00 CDT 31ddfc6a-f8a7-4941-9b3b-b1d8f8df5a98 Welcome Suzanne Davis, GU President http://www.greenville.edu/news/welcome-suzanne-davis-gu-acting-president Suzanne Davis brings a wealth of experience in higher education administration, and a deep love for GU, to her role as acting president. Wed, 13 May 2020 10:30:00 CDT 8f1180dd-a980-447e-8cc8-3b95920815f8 Fishing By Number: Hooked on Competitive Bass Fishing http://www.greenville.edu/news/fishing-by-number-hooked-on-competitive-bass-fishing “People think we set up lawn chairs on the bank and fish with bobbers,” laughs Shane Campbell, GU's assistant bass fishing coach for the last two years. He quickly sets the record straight that strategy before and during an event comprises 90% of the sport. At GU, character development and community also figure into the formula for success. Thu, 07 May 2020 09:00:00 CDT 0b022a1e-1c26-4fbd-b6af-0373075db5ca Following God's Call, Filby Steps Down as President http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university The Board of Trustees for Greenville University convened Sunday, April 26 and accepted the resignation of Ivan Filby, who has served the institution as President since 2013. Fri, 01 May 2020 00:15:00 CDT a67ce02d-ba16-4d35-a969-d46bc453d745 Greenville University To Open New Health Clinic For Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-to-open-new-health-clinic-for-students GU will offer on-campus healthcare for students four days a week in a new medical clinic staffed by an HSHS Medical Group nurse practitioner, beginning this fall. Thu, 30 Apr 2020 11:45:00 CDT 83a99360-a342-4d4a-a177-c630296b1cb6 Greenville University Business Programs Earn IACBE Accreditation http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-business-programs-earn-iacbe-accreditation The International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) recently granted accreditation to the business and management programs of Greenville University’s Briner School of Business. Tue, 28 Apr 2020 16:45:00 CDT 159914ac-547e-4b30-99b7-ef4902f6eb57 Fun, Games, and GU Influence At The Hungry Hippo http://www.greenville.edu/news/fun-games-and-gu-influence-at-the-hungry-hippo Dice clatter; spinners whirr; cards from draw piles elicit groans and cheers. Welcome to a night of games at the Hungry Hippo Board Game Café. Thu, 23 Apr 2020 09:15:00 CDT fbc532c5-031f-4796-abba-8d5db3ab83ba The Clinic: GU Music Alumni Offer Hope To Exhausted “Roadies” http://www.greenville.edu/news/the-clinic-gu-music-industry-alumni-offer-hope-to-exhausted-roadies Paul and Courtney Klimson's nonprofit The Clinic will offer therapy, rest, and resources to music industry professionals suffering burnout and disconnect from loved ones. Wed, 15 Apr 2020 15:07:00 CDT 12e67ab6-9843-4f11-8467-5205213f2bf0 Greenville University Announces New Minor in Human Biology http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-announces-new-minor-in-human-biology A new minor in human biology, available to students beginning Fall 2020, will complement majors such as social work, psychology, criminal justice, and business. Wed, 15 Apr 2020 13:30:00 CDT ca3f9a62-03d5-4259-acdb-4a1f1c49cdba Greenville University Physics Students Score Impressive Wins http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-physics-students-score-impressive-wins Three physics majors scored impressive wins this spring, including invitation to present at a national conference and acceptance into prized internship programs. Tue, 07 Apr 2020 04:30:00 CDT c3645024-b18e-4f9d-bfd0-3a1799dbb5a1 Greenville University Named Military Friendly School http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-named-military-friendly-school Once again, GU has earned distinction as a Military Friendly® School. GU serves veterans, spouses, and children of veterans who use VA benefits. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:00:00 CDT bd91e500-e777-4e46-a1f9-b87a70c3da8e GU's Board of Trustees Welcomes Two New Members http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-s-board-of-trustees-welcomes-two-new-members Greenville University is pleased to announce the addition of Free Methodist Bishop Keith Cowart and Rev. Dr. Kristen Marble to its Board of Trustees. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 09:30:00 CDT a74c204f-3ca0-4e60-8c35-f8685a5b1ad9 GU Receives High Marks From Regional Accrediting Body http://www.greenville.edu/news/s Greenville University’s regional accrediting body, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), recently approved a report indicating that GU is in compliance with all accreditation requirements. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 09:15:00 CDT 947854ab-1b03-4445-a95c-035d2b7fd784 GU Announces New Major in Liberal Studies http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-announces-new-major-in-liberal-studies Beginning fall 2020, students can opt for a four-year degree path that leads to a bachelor of science in liberal studies. The degree suits students whose curiosity takes them many places and who value connecting ideas across various subjects. Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:30:00 CDT 4c37aad9-d7d0-4800-a930-cbc3754cb9b6 No Scripture, No Believers, No Idea: GU Alum Engages Unreached People in Southeast Asia http://www.greenville.edu/news/no-scripture-no-believers-no-idea-gu-alum-engages-unreached-people-in-southeast-asia A radical idea and a willing heart paved the way for one man's remarkable commitment to sowing seeds of belief abroad. Thu, 19 Mar 2020 11:30:00 CDT 5206878b-24c5-4283-83fc-1cda09bf42ab GU's Panther Cheer and Dance Teams Rank Among the Nation's Top Ten http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-s-panther-cheer-and-dance-teams-rank-among-the-nation-s-top-ten The Panthers had a strong showing in three events at the recent USA Collegiate Championships in Anaheim, California. Mon, 16 Mar 2020 07:00:00 CDT fc9b2825-8988-492c-8fa4-692895abb0f8 GU's Krukewitt Lands Internship With NCAA's College World Series http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-s-krukewitt-lands-internship-with-ncaa-s-college-world-series Senior marketing and sport management major Hannah Krukewitt has capitalized on internships that add experience to her resume and give her something to talk about during job interviews. Her work with the NCAA this June marks her fifth internship, and a prized one at that. Thu, 12 Mar 2020 09:15:00 CDT 8409a347-d17c-4051-8140-aaf3280849c6 Disagreement Tempered With Love, Humility, and Courage: Wayman Presents to Diverse Scholars http://www.greenville.edu/news/disagreement-tempered-with-love-humility-and-courage-wayman-presents-to-diverse-scholars Opposing perspectives held passionately may ignite divisions, but they don't have to. This good word comes from GU's Ben Wayman on his idea exchange with scholars committed to learning and growing from constructive engagement. Thu, 12 Mar 2020 07:00:00 CDT 35173135-36d0-46b3-b72f-795b92abd3a6 New Book By GU Prof Guides Readers to Richer Prayer Life http://www.greenville.edu/news/new-book-by-gu-prof-guides-readers-to-richer-prayer-life A few strategic trade-offs can pave the way to a deeper, richer prayer life says Tyler Boyer in his new book, Thou My Best Thought. A GU alumnus and pastor, Boyer also teaches in the Bastian School of Theology, Philosophy, and Ministry at GU. Thu, 05 Mar 2020 13:00:00 CST 7666edda-3964-4c00-954c-ed629273459d Alumni of GU’s MAE-Coaching Program Claim Media Attention http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumni-of-gu-s-mae-coaching-program-claim-media-attention Several alumni of GU’s Master of Arts in Education-Coaching program made media headlines in 2019, each for different reasons, resulting in a busy year for recognition of GU’s coaching graduates. Thu, 27 Feb 2020 11:45:00 CST 54f73634-d6f7-4f2d-8d6d-877612b1ead0 Two Band Concerts Kick off Spring http://www.greenville.edu/news/two-band-concerts-kick-off-spring Greenville University bands present two concerts early in March. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 16:15:00 CST 567f7614-f596-4af3-84b9-bcf8c9b4d842 Greenville University Forensics Conference To Address Gun Violence, Drugs http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-forensics-conference-to-address-gun-violence-drugs This year’s GU Forensics Conference, March 20-21, will address the topics of drugs and gun violence, featuring presentations by forensic psychiatrists, members of law enforcement and the judicial system, physicians, and other experts. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 09:15:00 CST 197d37a1-536c-4cca-b98a-1d69777e1d92 Supporting International Students Through the Coronavirus Crisis http://www.greenville.edu/news/supporting-international-students-through-the-coronavirus-crisis GU's Office of International Affairs takes steps to support international students on campus whose home communities are under threat from the coronavirus outbreak. Thu, 13 Feb 2020 15:00:00 CST e6dab8c5-26f5-4ab2-9435-8072fbcb860b Clearing the Job Experience Hurdle with GU’s Experience First http://www.greenville.edu/news/clearing-the-job-experience-hurdle-with-gu-s-experience-first As qualifications for "entry-level" jobs become more demanding, GU students gain valuable workplace experience through the Experience First class. Mon, 10 Feb 2020 08:00:00 CST 68d5e01b-536d-49ad-8940-0a9729f42aaf Partnership Helps High School Students Earn GU Credit Online http://www.greenville.edu/news/partnership-helps-high-school-students-earn-gu-credit-online High school and homeschooled students across the U.S. will now be able to earn college credits online toward a future degree at GU, thanks to a new partnership between Greenville University and TEL Library. Wed, 05 Feb 2020 08:00:00 CST 505841e6-7a40-4af9-bee1-17723ecd1b62 Alums of GU's School of Education Awarded For Excellence http://www.greenville.edu/news/alums-of-gu-s-school-of-education-awarded-for-excellence Two Greenville University graduates have received the 2019 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award. Brandan Lemarr and Kaci Lueking were among 102 recipients of the annual award that recognizes exceptional educators in the St. Louis area. Mon, 03 Feb 2020 08:00:00 CST 4ca65277-e9bf-407a-9ed3-3410a6d90fbd New Partnership Allows GU to Launch 13 Online Programs, Access Higher Ed Tech Solutions http://www.greenville.edu/news/new-partnership-allows-gu-to-launch-13-online-programs-access-higher-ed-tech-solutions Greenville University announced a seven year partnership with Wiley Education Services that will allow the University to launch 13 online programs. Thu, 30 Jan 2020 10:15:00 CST e23696c9-40bf-44a5-9a1d-d3248215f2aa GU Hall of Famer John Curry Inspires Panthers, Calls Them to a Champion’s Mindset http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-hall-of-famer-john-curry-inspires-panthers-calls-them-to-a-champion-s-mindset John Curry ’80, a member of GU’s Athletic Hall of Fame, returned to his alma mater last Friday to inspire student athletes with a powerful message and personal testimony that greatness can flow from a campus like GU's. Wed, 29 Jan 2020 11:00:00 CST df190598-8ac2-46cf-908d-fa46f7744963 Greenville University Choir Announces Spring 2020 Concert Itinerary http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-university-choir-announces-spring-2020-concert-itinerary During its 93rd concert season, the Greenville University Choir will perform in the St. Louis and Central Illinois areas, and complete a 10-day concert tour to the Midwestern United States with stops in Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri. Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:30:00 CST c8f9abf7-e11f-47f6-aec4-0193bac1eae3 Piano Soloist and Professor Brian Lee to Visit GU As Schoenhals Guest Artist http://www.greenville.edu/news/piano-soloist-and-professor-brian-lee-to-visit-gu-as-schoenhals-guest-artist Greenville University’s annual Schoenhals Fine Arts Symposium will take place March 17 and 18 featuring this year’s guest artist Brian Lee, professional pianist and Moody Bible Institute professor of piano. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:15:00 CST 19d68ed4-508c-4e41-93ba-5ed7aa354a8f From Bison to Butterflies: Alumna Anna Weyers Turns Passion for Wildlife Into a Career http://www.greenville.edu/news/from-bison-to-butterflies-alumna-anna-weyers-turns-passion-for-wildlife-into-a-career Biology 102 for Anna Weyers served as the gateway to a rewarding career and regular encounters with profound beauty. No two days are the same for the new manager of the 4,000-acre Rio Mora National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 09:30:00 CST 6b236288-c07d-423d-916b-28fec667c463 GU Invites Choir Alumni, Others to Join New Choral Group http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-invites-choir-alumni-others-to-join-new-choral-group St. Louis and Metro-East area GU choir alumni, and others closely associated with GU’s choral program, are invited to join a new choir called The Greenville University Singers. Wed, 15 Jan 2020 09:15:00 CST 2bb12654-facb-4e11-a07b-2ac07ce8647c New Scholarship Honors the Memory of Allyson Grabowski http://www.greenville.edu/news/new-scholarship-honors-the-memory-of-allyson-grabowski A new scholarship fund established by anonymous donors rewards students who exhibit the leadership skills, kindness, and Christian character of Allyson Grabowski '20. Mon, 13 Jan 2020 12:00:00 CST 66800782-b534-4996-9a2e-10eeea298573 Curiosity Takes Alumnus Bramlet From Cardiology Into Virtual Reality http://www.greenville.edu/news/curiosity-takes-alumnus-bramlet-from-cardiology-into-virtual-reality How did Matthew Bramlet '96 go from physician to virtual reality guru, business owner, and researcher? One word: curiosity. Thu, 09 Jan 2020 09:30:00 CST 0b2f1f2b-c201-410a-a601-a8ad99892408 Winter RECORD Spotlights Hard Working Students Fueled By Donor Generosity http://www.greenville.edu/news/winter-record-spotlights-hard-working-students-fueled-by-donor-generosity Hard work and hustle took on countless forms at GU in 2019. The RECORD, just released, captures month-by-month examples and heaps applause on the many scholarship donors who helped students push through difficulties to come out on top. Thu, 09 Jan 2020 08:30:00 CST 1fef6559-a318-4bad-8e97-db3d51b60668 Alumnus Donald Easton-Brooks Awarded For Multicultural Contributions http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumnus-donald-easton-brooks-awarded-for-multicultural-contributions The National Association for Multicultural Education has named GU alumnus Donald Easton-Brooks ’88 recipient of its 2019 Phillip C. Chinn Multicultural Book Award. Fri, 03 Jan 2020 09:00:00 CST e263e304-1b24-4b0b-93c7-f0dae8a13613 Wayman to Facilitate Madrid Conference http://www.greenville.edu/news/wayman-to-facilitate-madrid-conference Andrews Chair in Christian Unity Ben Wayman will help facilitate the Ordaining Women conference in Madrid, Spain, this January. Thu, 02 Jan 2020 10:45:00 CST a0244f0b-2c57-4e08-b191-e974b2818539 Win-Win: Office of International Affairs Partnerships Benefit Students, Campus, and More http://www.greenville.edu/news/win-win-office-of-international-affairs-partnerships-benefit-students-campus-and-more Geet Vanaik attributes the success of GU's Office of International Affairs to its big heart for service and large network of partners. Thu, 19 Dec 2019 08:45:00 CST 32c48918-9972-4af8-ad6a-bcadf2ab667c GU Water Testers to Publish Research This Spring http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-water-testers-to-publish-research-this-spring Alumna Hannah Frerker ’19 and biology and chemistry major Logan Dameris will see their work published in Journal of Chemical Education this spring. Wed, 18 Dec 2019 10:45:00 CST 13135deb-9176-472e-83a7-9b247397d59d "Beautiful Collision" of Spanish and Social Work Yields Rewards for Alumni http://www.greenville.edu/news/beautiful-collision-of-spanish-and-social-work-yields-rewards-for-alumni Spanish ranks second out of more than 25 minor options for GU students. Learning the language may broaden their understanding of culture and increase their marketability, but the stories of two alumni show that it does much more . . . Thu, 12 Dec 2019 09:45:00 CST 96ac8f0b-30bb-47b0-b345-13d86deb1036 NBC's TODAY Show Celebrates GU Alumna's "Life Well Lived" http://www.greenville.edu/news/nbc-s-today-show-celebrates-gu-alumna-s-life-well-lived NBC’S TODAY Show recently featured Greenville University Distinguished Alumna Mary Taylor Previte ’53 as part of its “Life Well Lived” series. The segment appeared in response to Previte’s death November 16. Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:15:00 CST 20fc3230-7cf8-40bb-b795-796671c8362c GU Donors Come Through for Students 4 Years In A Row http://www.greenville.edu/news/gu-donors-come-through-for-students-4-years-in-a-row GU’s faithful Financial Champions maintained a four-year streak of meeting fundraising goals to help students when they gave to the #GivingTuesdayGU 2019 fundraising campaign. Fri, 06 Dec 2019 14:30:00 CST 9686e390-706b-45f7-b023-35276f2ab507 Choral Union Presents 89th Messiah Performance December 8 http://www.greenville.edu/news/choral-union-presents-89th-messiah-performance-december-8 The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate its 89th performance of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah on Sunday, December 8 at 4 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center. Fri, 06 Dec 2019 07:45:00 CST 7f3d6afe-4d27-4abc-8eda-a9fb621b5d26 A Five-Generation GU Family http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-five-generation-gu-family This family tree has deep roots at Greenville University. 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