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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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Counselors play a key role in success of Honors Symposium

July 28, 2017 | Honors College | Since Honors Symposium first began, high school students from more than 40 states and six foreign countries have converged over the years on campus for the program. Full of academic and spiritual rigor from some of the University’s top professors, the program has been a deciding factor in many students’ decision to attend Harding. But it is not
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Local businesses celebrate “Red, White County and You”

July 25, 2017 | Community | More than 90 businesses gathered in the Ganus Activities Complex on July 25 for the annual White County Business Expo hosted by the Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event, themed “Red, White County and You,” was an opportunity for local business owners to interact with customers, entrepreneurs and other business owners in the surrounding community. “The more local
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PA program celebrates 10-year reunion

July 24, 2017 | Physician Assistant program| Harding University’s Physician Assistant Program celebrated July 14-15 as they reached a 10-year milestone in the program’s history. Alumni from the 2007 graduating class came to campus to celebrate with family and friends. Harding established the first PA program in Arkansas in 2005, which makes this group of 16 alumni the first-ever class of PA graduates in the
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Breaking cross-cultural barriers on the mound

July 17, 2017 | For Team Arkansas USA, a Central Arkansas little league baseball team, the sport they love is proving to be more than just an opportunity to be on the diamond and score bragging rights from a big win. After a visit to Nicaragua last summer to minister to their peers on the baseball field, Team Arkansas USA decided to bring their friends
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Uplift campers seek God’s ‘Greater’ role

July 6, 2017 | Since 1986, Uplift has welcomed students and guests from around the country to a week of worship, learning and community together on the University’s campus. For this year, the program’s 31st, they celebrated the theme “Greater.” Dr. Andrew Baker, director of the Center for Leadership and Ministry, has been the Uplift director for 18 summers and said this year’s theme is
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre 2017 begins 35th season

June12, 2017 | SSDT | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre began its 35th season with “Til Beth Do Us Part” in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center at Harding University. The season, themed “Marital Messes,” includes three shows this summer. In “Til Beth Do Us Part,” career-driven Suzannah Hayden needs a lot more help on the home front than she’s getting from her husband. Beth Bailey, Suzannah’s new assistant, a gregarious,
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National Leadership Forum celebrates 61st year

June 9, 2017 | Nearly 200 students from nine states were on campus this week as part of the National Leadership Forum, a program that began 61 years ago under the direction of former Harding President George Benson. Today, the event continues as a leadership development program that brings students together for a week of labs, lectures and open discussion sessions that strengthen leadership and
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