Greenville College - Featured News http://www.greenville.edu/ News Giving Tuesday, Full of Grace http://www.greenville.edu/news/giving-tuesday-full-of-grace Financial champions of Greenville College gave new meaning to the children's verse that says,"Tuesday's child is full of grace." Their gracious generosity on Giving Tuesday overflowed in a big way to fund scholarships. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:30:00 CST 97d1b8e2-b6f6-4ecc-a78b-e6f9287f8265 Greenville College Honors Alumni at Homecoming 2016 http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-honors-alumni-at-homecoming-2016 This year's Alumni Awardees are Distinguished Alumnus Stanley Ellis, Outstanding Young Alumnus Jeff Finley, Loyalty Awardee Richard Schien, and Briner Salt and Light Awardee Enoch Poon. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:30:00 CST c46b3fce-09a7-4e71-bf95-93313ba6bea5 “Mock-R-View” Prepares Future Job Hunters http://www.greenville.edu/news/mock-r-view-prepares-future-job-hunters If practice makes perfect, tomorrow's GC graduates will be equipped to nail that all-important first job interview. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:30:00 CST c0190acd-a6fb-40dd-b36a-1dad51badbb3 Greenville College Receives 2017 Military Friendly School Award http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-receives-2017-military-friendly-school-award Greenville College is honored to receive the title of a 2017 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in connecting the military and civilian worlds. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:00:00 CST 2e3d98bb-f927-47fe-96a7-099ce127bd94 Greenville Choral Union to Celebrate 86th Anniversary Season of Community Messiah Performances http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-to-celebrate-86th-anniversary-season-of-community-messiah-performances The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra will celebrate their 86th performance of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah on Sunday, December 4 at 4:00 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center on the campus of Greenville College Sun, 13 Nov 2016 14:00:00 CST a045b883-a8ab-49a7-a93a-133e053582bb Greenville College Formally Recognizes Andrews Chair http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-formally-recognizes-andrews-chair “Turning a triple play” is the analogy Professor Brian Hartley used to recognize the Andrews Endowed Chair for Christian Unity. The fully-funded chair provides for robust programming in the Bastian School. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 06:45:00 CST e53ddf97-c9d6-4bfa-beca-a75ad5b0c3aa Greenville College Ranked in Top 10 Online Colleges in Illinois http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-ranked-in-top-10-online-colleges-in-illinois Greenville College is proud to announce that the institution was ranked as one of the Top 10 Best Online Colleges in Illinois by Affordable Colleges Online. Sun, 06 Nov 2016 12:45:00 CST 93a48e3a-301f-478a-bda3-648c85b2c8f8 Duane E. Hood Hall Honors Alumnus and Faithful Board of Trustees Member http://www.greenville.edu/news/duane-e-hood-hall-honors-alumnus-and-faithful-board-of-trustees-member During Homecoming 2016, one event both surprised and honored a special guest on campus who has a 60-year history at Greenville College. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:15:00 CDT 1d89c327-fedd-49eb-98be-6f1c128483b0 New Site for College's Fundraising Team http://www.greenville.edu/news/new-site-for-college-s-fundraising-team Greenville College is pleased to announce the dedication of a new site for its Office of Development at 221 N. Prairie Street. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 09:00:00 CDT 0e7dc397-d583-447c-8616-ed320a96055c Bastian School of Theology, Philosophy, and Ministry Formally Launched http://www.greenville.edu/news/bastian-school-of-theology-philosophy-and-ministry-formally-launched The Greenville College Department of Philosophy and Theology formally transitioned into the Donald N. and Kathleen G. Bastian School of Theology, Philosophy, and Ministry with a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony that took place October 5. Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:00:00 CDT 871ce4e8-8f9c-41f7-aaa7-fc0513c406a6 Set Goal, Plan, Achieve, Repeat http://www.greenville.edu/news/set-goal-plan-achieve-repeat What's with that inner voice that rouses us out of complacency and urges us to try something new? Alyssa Schmidt's "can-do" back-to-school story may be all you need to take that next step toward career-advancement. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:15:00 CDT 1a761e25-e4ff-4c99-b153-8d965f55261d Calling: From Lady Panther to Lieutenant Colonel http://www.greenville.edu/news/calling-from-lady-panther-to-lieutenant-colonel “God ordered my steps into the military,” reflects Vonjia Shannon ’84, recently retired after 29 years in the U.S. Army. The former Lady Panther basketball player and accounting major has served as company commander, battalion commander and deputy director G1 in a career that has taken her to Baghdad, Iraq, and Seoul, South Korea. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:30:00 CDT 1dd66e1c-c2ee-4bdd-998b-ee5f5d81e984 Victor Shepherd Joins the Greenville College Board of Trustees http://www.greenville.edu/news/victor-shepherd-joins-the-greenville-college-board-of-trustees In its forthcoming meeting on November 3, 2016, the Greenville College Board of Trustees will welcome Professor Victor Shepherd to its ranks. He is a Presbyterian minister, theology professor and author. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:00:00 CDT db81e801-8a40-4598-bfff-fa861ea403d2 Triple Threat Mentoring Wants You http://www.greenville.edu/news/triple-threat-mentoring-wants-you Triple Threat Mentoring fights poverty with passion. Check out this work founded by alumnus Caleb Luper '99. Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:30:00 CDT 9cc0b930-f185-4890-9131-1a42881cd22f Celebrating 125 Years of Embracing God's Call http://www.greenville.edu/news/celebrating-125-years-of-embracing-god-s-call Just out, GC's Fall RECORD celebrates 125 years of divine call and response at Greenville College with a collection of personal accounts. Check them out! Thu, 13 Oct 2016 11:00:00 CDT 733e9f43-7b8d-4e8d-a344-196d267400e6 Greenville College Choir to Celebrate 90th Anniversary http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-choir-to-celebrate-90th-anniversary To celebrate their 90th anniversary, the Greenville College Choir's 2016-2017 season will feature premiere performance of newly-commissioned work and a special Homecoming Reunion for alumni. Mon, 03 Oct 2016 12:45:00 CDT 02fd8c85-d091-44ae-8b47-8b18acc87d9d High Rise: Project Manager Maria Krivtstova Reflects on Her Career in Construction http://www.greenville.edu/news/high-rise-project-manager-maria-krivtstova-reflects-on-her-career-in-construction Moscow native Maria Krivtstova '07 reflects on the GC mentors who jump-started her career in high rise construction and renovation. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:00:00 CDT ba4c6539-e321-4966-802b-5e6d5c919b4b Back to School Just a Little Later in Life: Five Keys to Making It Work http://www.greenville.edu/news/back-to-school-just-a-little-later-in-life-five-keys-to-make-it-work Lori Sadler describes her life as smooth sailing before that great disruptor "merger" threatened her employment picture. Read how changes at A.G. Edwards moved this working mother of two to sharpen her competitive edge and turn "back-to-school" into an opportunity for professional networking and showcasing her leadership skills. Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:45:00 CDT 538b2ffb-5a37-415d-8b0a-c0fd487c4ce1 Greenville College Receives Generous Funding for Studies in Christian Unity http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-receives-generous-funding-for-studies-in-christian-unity Greenville College is pleased to announce its receipt of a $1,361,750 gift to promote studies of Christian Unity. The gift comes from the Full Salvation Union. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 09:00:00 CDT a6ad166a-8faf-40d1-a5a5-6fc9cdeb278f Greenville Choral Union to Begin Rehearsing for 86th Anniversary Season of Community Messiah Performances http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-choral-union-to-begin-rehearsing-for-86th-anniversary-season-of-community-messiah-performances The Greenville Choral Union will begin vocal rehearsals for its Eighty-sixth Anniversary Season on Tuesday, September 20 at 7:00 p.m. Singers (high school age and older) are invited to join this fine ensemble. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:30:00 CDT 11ff4f44-fd9d-4193-a2f8-3543f6e6b86a Magazine Features Innovation in the Sciences at Greenville College http://www.greenville.edu/news/magazine-features-innovation-in-the-sciences-at-greenville-college The innovative efforts of professors Hyung Choi and Dongxue Zhao to restore and renovate equipment in science labs on campus were recently featured in the August issue of Private University Products and News (PUPN) Magazine. Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:00:00 CDT 4f0bc83c-c9a4-4cf3-9b73-66b8eb330646 Announcing The Bastian School of Theology, Philosophy, and Ministry http://www.greenville.edu/news/announcing-the-bastian-school-of-philosophy-theology-and Greenville College is pleased to announce its launch of the Donald N. and Kathleen G. Bastian School of Theology, Philosophy and Ministry. President Ivan Filby called the school an exciting and important development for Greenville College. Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:30:00 CDT 7b40e787-57c2-42b6-9cf7-341bb0b5822e Growing a Business by Degrees http://www.greenville.edu/news/growing-a-business-by-degrees Meet horticulturist Jeremiah Godby, owner of G & C Precision Landscapes and recent graduate of GC's MBA program. Godby met his educational and business goals at the same time by converting coursework into increased revenues for his business. Here's how he did it. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:00:00 CDT 6a48d04b-4ade-43f6-8707-5fdf21c1a5dc Author Howard A. Snyder to Speak at College Convocation http://www.greenville.edu/news/author-howard-a-snyder-to-speak-at-college-convocation Greenville College begins its 2016-17 academic year with a convocation ceremony on Wednesday, August 31, at 9:30 a.m. in Whitlock Music Center on campus. Renowned author and Greenville College alumnus Dr. Howard A. Snyder will deliver a message titled “Jesus and the Earth.” Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:00:00 CDT adde41d4-b905-4c45-9bda-f05d6467a0b5 Alumnus Damon Receives Highest Honors as Hymn Writer http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumnus-damon-receives-highest-honors-as-hymn-writer It's hard to explain the nuts and bolts of inspiration. For Pastor Dan Damon '77, memories stirred when one of his parishioners talked "shop." Creativity followed. Mon, 08 Aug 2016 10:45:00 CDT b1acc01c-5248-4cbe-93b0-88e3b102ab5f Alumna Nicole (Tucker) Crites Named Grocery Industry's Rising Star http://www.greenville.edu/news/alumna-nicole-tucker-crites-named-grocery-industry-s-rising-star GC alumna Nicole (Tucker '08) Crites was recently named a rising star in the grocery industry. Progressive Grocer included the financial analyst on its 2016 list of Top Women in Grocery. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:45:00 CDT 29a5b691-1897-4d9a-b6b4-4b7ddfd2430b 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