Greenville College - Featured News http://www.greenville.edu/ News 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 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 Exploration and Discovery: GC Science & Engineering Camp http://www.greenville.edu/news/exploration-and-discovery Students Embrace the Joy of Science on GC's Campus Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:30:00 CDT a45bf337-420b-4de1-9a61-961b5df59812 A Closer Look at GC's Transition to Greenville University http://www.greenville.edu/news/a-closer-look-at-gc-s-transition-to-greenville-university While the Greenville College name won’t officially change until 2017, some of the changes outlined in our strategic plan, are already underway. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:00:00 CDT d2900810-1703-46c5-a10c-2896244d1bb6 Summer RECORD Spotlights Play That Helps us Work http://www.greenville.edu/news/summer-record-spotlights-play-that-helps-us-work The summer issue of The RECORD, "Play That Helps Us Work Better" takes a look at experiential learning on the job and in the classroom. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 CDT 025478c3-85fb-49a9-a26c-806b19c6680c Studies in Game Design & Development, Sport Management and Pre-Nursing New This Fall http://www.greenville.edu/news/studies-in-gaming-sports-management-and-pre-nursing-new-this-fall Starting this fall, Greenville College will expand its reach to students who want to pursue game design and development, sports management or nursing. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:00:00 CDT 550dfbf3-acb6-42d5-93f6-61c3f2d84720 GC Team to Lead Worship at Conference http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-team-to-lead-worship-at-conference A contingent from Greenville College, including ministry team Pursuit, will bring some of Greenville’s “rolling prairies, ‘neath fair skies of blue” to Orlando, FL, July 13-16, for the General Conference of the Free Methodist Church (GC15). Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:45:00 CDT fe827402-5651-4314-b29b-065454b1766e Record Number of Students in Summer Science Research http://www.greenville.edu/news/record-number-of-students-in-summer-science-research This summer marks a banner year for science research at GC with 18 students participating in research. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:15:00 CDT cc74c558-70a6-4749-b1b3-f94234d8755f Dr. Richard Huston - Outstanding Professor, Volunteer and Missionary of Latin American Culture http://www.greenville.edu/news/dr-richard-huston-outstanding-professor-volunteer A profile of the 2015 W. Richard Stephens Outstanding Faculty Award recipient, Dr. Richard Huston. Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:15:00 CDT d4dd6ed0-5138-4554-8a65-3af07a9f6ad0 Panther Pride Golf Scramble Scheduled for June 12 http://www.greenville.edu/news/panther-pride-golf-scramble-scheduled-for-june-12 The Greenville College Athletic Department is excited to host its 21st Annual Panther Pride Golf Scramble on Friday, June 12. We will again play at Indian Springs Golf Club – just west of Van Burensburg, Ill., on Illinois Route 185. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 12:30:00 CDT 99e59606-fd94-4de7-a966-1b917af2d98f Kirk Pearce Awarded With 2015 President's Citation http://www.greenville.edu/news/kirk-pearce-awarded-with-2015-president-s-citation Congratulations to the 2015 President's Citation Awardee, Kirk Pearce! Learn more about Kirk's GC journey and the adventure that awaits him at Virginia Tech! Wed, 03 Jun 2015 09:30:00 CDT bf86604e-e860-47df-ae7f-06aa1057cdc9 President Filby Discusses GC's Strategic Plan with Students http://www.greenville.edu/news/president-filby-discusses-gc-s-strategic-plan-with-students President Ivan Filby invites GC students into his home to talk about the Strategic Plan for Greenville College and the institution's transition to Greenville University. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:00:00 CDT c206ff53-fe14-43ba-a258-023058c9af66 Alex Simmonds '15 Receives Maxwell Award http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-senior-alex-simmonds-receives-maxwell-award Scholarship Honors Dr. Maxwell by Awarding Outstanding Pre-Med Student, Alex Simmonds, who will attend Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine this fall. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:15:00 CDT 3b2470b9-c028-48e6-9494-ec0819f510fb Gray leads the way as Greenville finishes sixth in NCAA http://www.greenville.edu/news/gray-leads-the-way-as-greenville-finishes-sixth-in-ncaa The run of national success for the Greenville men's track and field program has reached new heights. Riding the national championship of senior Bruce Gray in the 100 meter dash and a runner up finish by Gray in the 200, Greenville accumulated a school-record 25 points to place sixth overall, it's best overall finish at the national meet in school history. Sat, 23 May 2015 17:00:00 CDT 37ececca-6816-4132-abdb-91b4debd4640 Greenville College Choir to Perform Last Home Concert of the Semester http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-choir-to-perform-last-home-concert-of-the-semester The GC Choir will perform their last home concert of the semester at 5:00 pm on Saturday, May 23 in Whitlock Music Center. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:00:00 CDT a69277df-afd9-4c1b-a87f-0ade021f94ed Greenville's Barber Honored As 2015 Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award Recipient http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-s-barber-honored-as-2015-lee-mckinney-distinguished-service-award-recipient Greenville College men's basketball coach Dr. George Barber has been named the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award winner. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:00:00 CDT d7c498d7-5afa-4c10-b749-bb78f2cadb3b GC Alumnus Ellis Named Top Rural Physician Nationwide http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumnus-ellis-named-top-rural-physician-nationwide The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) has named Dr. Wendel Ellis ’86 Rural Health Practitioner of the Year for 2015. Ellis was recognized April 16 during the NRHA’s 38th Annual Rural Health Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:15:00 CDT b69231aa-d3de-4c0b-b234-ee691089078d Greenville College Announces 2015 Commencement Schedule and Speakers http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-announces-2015-commencement-schedule-and-speakers Greenville College will conduct its 123rd commencement exercises on Friday, May 22 and Saturday, May 23. Thu, 14 May 2015 14:45:00 CDT 9439c1fb-b553-4aa5-b657-e278a7980872 GC Business Management Students Place First in Investment Contest http://www.greenville.edu/news/business-management-students-place-first-in-investment-contest The Greenville College Business Management Department placed first in this year’s St. Louis Collegiate Investment Management Contest and will collect a $10,000 award for its winning entry. Wed, 13 May 2015 09:45:00 CDT b08476d6-0be4-4efb-9fad-d3c3810e3703 NCAA Tournament Bound! Baseball wins SLIAC Tournament http://www.greenville.edu/news/ncaa-tournament-bound-baseball-wins-sliac-tournament The Greenville College baseball team is going to its first NCAA national tournament. The Panthers defeated Westminster 3-0 in their second game of the day to defeat a Blue Jay squad who forced a second game after winning two games. Sun, 10 May 2015 00:30:00 CDT b96da9d3-d4fc-4cd0-bb34-315eabcffdf8 GC Alumnus Snyder Named Conservation Educator of the Year http://www.greenville.edu/news/greenville-college-alumnus-snyder-named-conservation-educator-of-the-year The Conservation Federation of Missouri has named Robert Snyder ’74 its 2015 Conservation Educator of the Year. Wed, 06 May 2015 10:00:00 CDT fda04302-ea84-43a1-83e9-587d9e16ddb1 Greenville College Concert Band and Jazz Bands Spring Performances http://www.greenville.edu/news/2015-spring-band-performances-to-include-mother-s-day-event Don't miss the final band performances of the semester including the fifth annual Mother's Day Concert on Sunday, May 10 and the Jazz Band Concert on May 12th! Tue, 05 May 2015 11:15:00 CDT ec942426-73d6-481f-92e4-7b9575208003