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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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Global Missions Experience to begin Sept. 21

Sept. 20, 2017 | Center for World Missions | Harding University faculty and students will participate in the 10th Global Missions Experience at Camp Tahkodah in Floral, Arkansas, Sept. 21-24. Participants will work with missionaries from all over the globe in hands-on simulations focused on the day-to-day lives of both foreign and domestic missionaries. University senior Zach Burgan, event c0-leader, estimated there would be 50
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Harding hosts 94th annual Bible Lectureship

Sept. 20, 2017 | Lectureship | Harding University’s 94th annual Bible Lectureship will be held on campus Sept. 24-27. Attendees from across the U.S. will come together for a period of spiritual growth and fellowship around the theme “Righteousness from God: The Revolutionary Message of Romans.” Participants have the opportunity to attend more than 100 sessions throughout the four-day conference. Attendees will hear from a
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Former U.S. attorney general discusses 9/11 during ASI lecture series

Sept. 11, 2017 | ASI | On Thursday, Sept. 7, former U.S. Attorney General Alberto M. Gonzales shared with an audience of University students, faculty, staff and guests stories about his life and time working at the White House. This presentation kicked off the American Studies Institute 2017 Distinguished Lecture Series. “Working in the White House was incredibly cool,” Gonzales said. “I have yet to
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College of Pharmacy hosts honors, awards and scholarships luncheon

September 6, 2017 | Pharmacy | Students, faculty, staff and donors celebrated as the College of Pharmacy awarded scholarships totaling $154,259 to 38 students within the college during a luncheon held Sept. 6. College of Pharmacy alumna Katie Skaggs was the keynote speaker for the luncheon. Skaggs spoke to her experience at Harding and shared advice to students still in the program. “Learn to set
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CAB to host award-winning artist Lecrae

Sept. 6, 2017 | CAB | Harding University’s Campus Activities Board will host Lecrae, a two-time Grammy award- winning hip-hop artist, for a concert Monday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. in Benson Auditorium on campus. The performance will feature music from Lecrae’s upcoming album, “All Things Work Together,” which will be released later this month. His 2014 album, “Anomaly,” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top
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Pharmacy program establishes rural loan program

August 31, 2017 | Pharmacy | Harding’s College of Pharmacy celebrated with students, faculty, legislators, members of the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy, and the Arkansas Pharmacist Association as a check for $275,000 was presented to Dr. Jeff Mercer, dean of the College of Pharmacy on Aug 31. The funds were granted to the University as part of a new rural loan program. The loan
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College of Pharmacy inducts new class of students in white coat ceremony

August 18, 2017 | Pharmacy |   The College of Pharmacy welcomed its newest class of students into the program Friday, Aug. 18. The class of 2021 received their white coats in a ceremony marking the beginning of their journey to becoming pharmacists. The ceremony was addressed by College of Pharmacy alumna Dr. HyeJin Grant, who currently holds the position of clinical coordinator at Baptist
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ASI Distinguished Lecture Series kicks off with former attorney general

Aug. 17, 2017 | ASI | The 2017-18 American Studies Institute Distinguished Lecture Series will kick off at Harding University Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Benson Auditorium with former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales. Alberto Gonzales served as the 80th attorney general of the United States from 2005-07. Prior to his appointment, he held several notable positions such as general counsel to the governor of Texas, Texas secretary of state,
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MFT program hosts hooding ceremony for new graduates

July 29, 2017 | Marriage & Family Therapy | The Harding University marriage and family therapy program hosted a hooding ceremony July 29 for students who completed their graduate coursework to earn a Master of Science in marriage and family therapy. Professor Vann Rackley said students in the program receive the highest level of training a licensure preparation program can provide, and he felt these
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