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Wind Ensemble to perform benefit concert

Nov. 13, 2017 | Music | TheWind Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 in the Administration Auditorium. The wind instrument ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Mike Chance, is made up of more than 50 musicians performing on instruments such as flutes/piccolos, clarinets, bass clarinets, oboes, bassoons, saxophones, trumpets, horns, trombones, euphoniums, tubas, harp, piano, and percussion. The concert will feature guest
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HUBrave hosts sexual assault panel discussion

Oct. 25, 2017 | HUBrave hosted a panel discussion for the campus community Tuesday, Oct. 24 in the Administration Auditorium. The event, titled “Truth vs. Myth: An Honest Talk About Sexual Assault,” was the first for HUBrave as an official campus organization. “I have found in terms of the conversations I have had on this campus with students, faculty and staff that a lot of
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HU invites area schools and libraries to join literacy project

Oct. 24, 2017 | Harding Read | Harding University has teamed up with libraries and schools across central Arkansas to expand the impact of its annual campus literacy project, Harding Read. The expanded program, “Join the Harding Read,” invites students in surrounding communities to read this year’s selection, Corrie ten Boom’s The Hiding Place, along with the Harding community of students, employees, alumni, parents and
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Charles Wu receives Air Force Salutes Award

  Dr. Charles Wu, associate professor in the University’s engineering and physics department, received the Air Force Salutes Award on Sept. 20. This award is a certificate given to individuals that support the Air Force Recruiting Services and was presented by Lt. Col. Joel L. Brown, Tech. Sgt. Jaclyn L. Cole and MSgt. Gregory Hite. Previously, Wu has been awarded the Air Force recruiting certificate
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Harding listed as top 10 school in Wall Street Journal national rankings

Sept. 29, 2017 | The Wall Street Journal recently named Harding University in a list of top 10 schools for engagement and a list of top 10 schools for inspiration. The Wall Street Journal and the Times Higher Education College Rankings publish annual college rankings based on surveys that ask college students across the country about their learning and living environment. ­ According to the
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Carr College of Nursing offers free child health screening

Sept. 18, 2017 | Nursing |  Carr College of Nursing is offering free well-child health screenings in the Swaid Center for Health Sciences on Sept. 21 and 28 and Oct. 5, 12, 17 and 26. Appointments will be scheduled between 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The well-child clinic is led by Assistant Professor Nona Lacy, and experienced nursing teachers and students will complete the screenings.
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Students participate in 11th annual Bisons for Christ

April 6, 2017 | More than 1,500 students participated in the 11th annual Bisons for Christ service day Wednesday, April 5, volunteering in 150 service projects in the Searcy area. Bisons for Christ is hosted by The Original Rock House, a campus ministry of College Church of Christ, each year to promote service to others. The 2017 Bisons for Christ theme was “Continue 364,” emphasizing
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Students prepare for annual day of service

April 3, 2017 | Every Monday and Thursday at 4 p.m., University students collect donated pizza from Bailey’s Pizza and bring them to a trailer park behind College Church of Christ. After sharing food with the community, the students play with the children and teach them that Jesus loves them. Approximately five years ago, student-led Pizza Ministry evolved from a project organized by Bisons for
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MBA program offers on-site courses for ArcBest employees

Feb. 9, 2017 | MBA | With a goal of aiding busy professionals seeking to complete an MBA, the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration began conducting on-site MBA classes for ArcBest employees in its Fort Smith, Arkansas, headquarters location last month. The first student group of approximately 12 employees began classes Jan. 9. The arrangement with ArcBest allows employees to enroll in Harding’s
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CAB to host Jesse McCartney Feb. 18

Feb. 1, 2017 | Campus Life | A typical college experience sometimes includes making impromptu decisions to attend a couple of concerts. These shows do not usually feature mainstream or conventional musicians but often an artist unknown to the 20-somethings attending. This spring, however, Campus Activities Board is hosting an artist many students don’t have to be educated on, and the nostalgia has the campus
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