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Archaeology museum to open on campus

April 11, 2017 | College of Bible and Ministry | A grand opening for the Linda Byrd Smith Museum of Biblical Archaeology will take place during Spring Sing weekend, April 13-16. The museum is located on the first floor of the McInteer Center for Bible and World Missions. “We live in a time when people assume the Bible is fairytales, but the truth is, the
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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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The Ganuses turn 95

April 7, 2017 | Dr. Cliff L. Ganus, chancellor emeritus, enrolled in Harding as a business major in 1939. He was 17 years old and intended to move back to his hometown of New Orleans after completing his studies to assist his father who owned a restaurant business in the city. His plans changed during his first year at the University, beginning with his first
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College of Pharmacy hosts bone marrow drive

April 5, 2017 | Pharmacy | Students in the College of Pharmacy are hosting a bone marrow drive April 5-8 in the Liberty Room of the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. The drive is designed to add new participants to the national registry that matches potential donors to recipients in need. Through the organization Delete Blood Cancer, students, faculty and staff can give information
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Harding President visits The Eric Metaxas Show

April 5, 2017 | Harding Read | American author, speaker and radio host Eric Metaxas interviewed President Bruce McLarty on his two-hour, daily radio program, “The Eric Metaxas Show,” in New York City on Friday, March 17. Harding was first introduced to Metaxas in person when he visited campus a guest lecturer for the American Studies Institute Distinguished Lecture Series in January. He presented on
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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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Foreign languages department to host statewide language competition

March 27, 2017 | Foreign Languages | The department of foreign languages and international studies will host the state Foreign Languages Competition in conjunction with the Arkansas Foreign Language Teachers Association on campus Saturday, April 1. This will be the University’s third consecutive year to host the competition. Dr. Kristi Bond, chair of the department, serves on the association’s board of directors as the coordinator
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Brackett Library hosts World War I exhibit

March 23, 2017 | Brackett Library | “The Great War: Arkansas in World War I,” a free traveling exhibit that tells the story of Arkansas’s role during World War I at home and on the battlefields, will be displayed at Brackett Library, on Friday, from 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, March 25, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday, March 26, from 1-11 p.m.,
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Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play band to conclude Arts and Life Concert Series

March 15, 2017 | Music | The department of music will host Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play band on Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium, 915 East Market Ave., Searcy. The group is led by bassist, trombonist and pianist Brubeck and features versatile musicians Joel Brown on guitar and Peter Madcat Ruth playing harmonica, guitar, jaw harp and percussion. With all three
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