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Pharmacy students partner with community to host annual medication cleanout

April 20, 2018 | College of Pharmacy | The Harding University College of Pharmacy will facilitate a drive-thru medication cleanout event April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Henry and Grace Farrar Center for Health Sciences on campus. “By dropping off your unused and expired medications at the medication cleanout program, you are working to prevent abuse, misuse and accidental poisonings while
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Symphony Orchestra to present ‘At the Movies’

April 19, 2018 | Music | The Harding University Symphony Orchestra will present “At the Movies,” its final concert of the 2017-18 season, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 24 in the Administration Auditorium. Admission is free. The orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Michael Chance, is made up of nearly 50 musicians, most of whom are University students, but also includes local professionals as well
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HU partners with first responders for emergency drill

April 18, 2018 Harding University conducted its annual disaster drill Wednesday, April 18 in Benson Auditorium. This year’s exercise simulated the aftermath of a tornado. “Every year, Harding’s emergency management committee works hard to affect real improvements and make our campus safer through an annual disaster simulation,” Director of Public Safety Craig Russell said. “This year we are working to create positive change in an
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HU donates copies of former First Lady Laura Bush’s children’s book to local schools and libraries to commemorate visit to Searcy

April 13, 2018 | ASI | Harding University President Bruce McLarty joined students at Searcy Head Start Center on Friday, April 13 for a reading of Our Great Big Backyard — a children’s book written by former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager. The University donated copies of the book to libraries and elementary schools in White County in recognition and
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Department of Theatre to present classic thriller ‘Angel Street’

April 13, 2018 | Theatre | The Harding University Department of Theatre will present Patrick Hamilton’s 1938 classic thriller “Angel Street” at 7 p.m. April 19-21 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. The show is directed by Assistant Professor Ben Jones. “The audience can expect a story filled with mystery and suspense,” Jones said. “The excitement of this play is not knowing who to trust
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HU enhances study abroad programs with distinguished faculty fellowship, scholarships

April 12, 2018 | International Programs | Harding University announces its office of international programs has made two significant enhancements to its offerings: adding a distinguished faculty fellowship and new program-specific scholarships. Funded through donations, the enhancements provide increased opportunities for both students and faculty members to benefit from the University’s extensive study abroad programs. The initial funding supports the fellowship and scholarships during the
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Department of Music to present several free student concerts in April

April 10, 2018 | Music | The Harding University Department of Music will present concerts featuring the Chorus, Percussion Ensemble, Concert Choir, Jazz Band, Chamber Singers, Orchestra and Wind Ensemble throughout April. Tuesday, April 10, 7 p.m., Percussion Ensemble, Reynolds Recital Hall The Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Wesley Parker, will present a unique evening of percussion music. Thursday, April 12, 3 p.m.,
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Women for Harding presents The Jane Austen Experience

April 5, 2018 | Women for Harding | Women for Harding will host The Jane Austen Experience at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 13 in the Heritage Auditorium of the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. The event will include a Jane Austen-inspired tea followed by several presentations featuring the timeless influence of Jane Austen in food, note writing and gardening. Dr. Stephanie Eddleman, associate professor
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C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien show concludes Arts and Life Concert Series

April 4, 2018 | Arts & Life Concert Series | Harding University welcomes back playwright and actor David Payne as C.S. Lewis in “Wardrobes and Rings” Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium as the final performance of the 2017-18 Arts and Life Concert Series. “The feedback from the large audience that enjoyed Mr. Payne’s performance last year [in ‘An Evening with
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Students award $6K to local charities

March 31, 2018 | Spring Sing | Thousands of students and hundreds of faculty and production crew members came together to perform Spring Sing 2018, “Heroes and Villains.” The show comprised eight different social club shows that featured a number of themes. After performances March 29-31, judges collaborated to announce the winners in individual categories and overall March 31. Total, clubs awarded $6,000 to chosen
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