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Student PR organization finds learning opportunities in Nashville

April 19, 2016 | Communication Twelve members of the Public Relations Organization (PRO) on campus took an experiential learning trip to Nashville, Tennessee, April 7-10. Students spent time visiting several Nashville organizations, sightseeing and meeting alumni. The group began their trip learning about creating voices for organizations at Proof Branding agency. This first stop was a favorite for senior Maeghen Carter, vice president of PRO.
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Students serve in 10th annual Bisons for Christ

April 14, 2016 | Events | Students participated in the 10th annual Bisons for Christ event on Wednesday, April 13. Hundreds of volunteers worked on approximately 200 service projects. Bisons for Christ, a day of service through College Church of Christ’s campus outreach ministry the Rock House and the alumni relations office, allows students to connect with and serve the community. Projects included serving widows
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Service? There’s an app for that.

April 13, 2016 | The Mitchell Center for Leadership and Ministry has launched a mobile app for students and the University community called HU Service Central. Compatible with all Apple and Android devices, the app allows users to find volunteer opportunities in the area and record their hours of service. “The question on the table was, in all of the social media applications that were
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Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to perform

April 13, 2016 | The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra performed Thursday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Benson auditorium. The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, in its 50th year, performs more than 60 concerts per season to more 165,000 Arkansans each year. Music director Philip Mann and associate conductor Geoffrey Robson lead the Orchestra’s 56 musicians. The event was sponsored by Harding University, the Harding University Department of
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Theatre students present opera scenes

April 12, 2016 | Theatre Seven theatre students presented opera scenes as part of an opera workshop class on April 17 at 2 p.m. in the Reynolds Recital Hall. Students learned the necessary music and staging in class and will present each scene in costume. The hour long program consisted of several scenes from different operas, such as “The Merry Wives of Windsor” by Otto
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Alumna performs free recital

April 12, 2016 | Alumni Alice-Anne Light (’07) hosted a lecture and recital showcasing her dissertation April 18 at 7 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall. Light successfully defended her dissertation “From Stone to Sound: Revealing Art Through Musical Motives in Jake Heggie’s  ‘Camille Claudel: Into the Fire’” at the University of Missouri at Kansas City earlier this month. Light presented a brief lecture summarizing her
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Theatre presents “The Eye of the Artist”

April 12, 2016 | Theatre | The Department of Theatre presented “The Eye of the Artist,” a two-part production April 14-16 and 21-23 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. Previously known as the Festival of One Acts, the production featured student-organized material from nine directors. According to Assistant Professor of Theatre Britton Lynn, previous shows have been jumbled experiences for audience members because students chose
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Center for Student Success hosts HU Hacks

April 11, 2016 | Student Success On April 12, Harding will host its last HU Hacks seminar on stress management. Director of academic resources and licensed therapist Stephanie O’Brian will lead the seminar. “I love leading the stress management seminar because it is something so many of our students struggle with,” O’Brian said. “I get to channel the counselor in me and really get to
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First Thaw Arts and Culture Fest held April 15

April 11, 2016 | The departments of English, communication and campus life joined together to host First Thaw Arts and Culture Fest on Friday, April 15 from 7-9:30 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. This event was open to the community of Searcy to come enjoy a night of storytelling, live music and a documentary film featuring a talkback with the directors. Featured local businesses included
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