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Department of theatre presents student-directed one act festival

March 15, 2017 | Theatre | The Department of Theatre will present its annual one act festival “Seasons of Life” at 7 p.m. from March 23-25 and March 30- April 1 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. The festival features nine one-act plays directed by eight students as part of a degree requirement for theatre majors. According to Britt Lynn, professor of theatre, the group
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Carr College of Nursing to offer free child health clinic

March 14, 2017 | Nursing | The Harding University Carr College of Nursing will provide a free well-child health clinic from March 14 to April 6. Free health screenings, including a complete check-up, vision and hearing screenings, and routine urine test, are offered for area children ages 2-to 8-years-old. The purpose of the clinic is to provide an enjoyable screening process for community children while
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Black Student Association hosts race relations panel

March 12, 2017 | Student Organizations | Harding University’s Black Student Association held a panel discussion in recognition of Black History Month titled, “Race Relations: It’s not my fault, but it is my problem” on Friday, Feb. 24. “Black History Month raises the consciousness of the nation of the positive contributions of African Americans in the past, in the present and in the future,” Associate
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Department of Theatre adds new majors

March 9, 2017 | Theatre | The Department of Theatre added three new majors and revised their two current majors. The new programs will begin in fall 2017. Bachelor’s degrees in acting, design, and production and theatre education for grades 7-12 will be added, along with enhanced theatre and education k-12 majors. “Theatre Arts at Harding University is about creating a collaborative community on an
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One-hundred percent of nursing graduates pass national exam on first attempt

March 8, 2017 | Nursing | The Harding University Carr College of Nursing announced on Monday that all 15 members of its December 2016 graduating class have passed their national licensing exam, the NCLEX-RN. All of the graduates received a passing grade in their first attempt at the exam. The results from December graduates are only the most recent example of quality graduates from the
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Harding in top one-third of schools attracting National Merit Finalists

March 7, 2017 | Scholarships | The National Merit Scholar Corporation annual report last week indicates that 13 National Merit Finalists enrolled as freshmen at Harding University for the 2016-17 school year, ranking Harding 109 in the 330 colleges recruiting National Merit Scholars. The University recruits more Scholars than any other private university in Arkansas and has the second-highest number of Scholars for all universities
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CAB presents Jesse McCartney

Feb. 22, 2017 | CAB | When Jesse McCartney first appeared on the Benson Auditorium stage Saturday night, he was met with a rush of screams and cheers from thousands of students and guests — and all he had to do was walk on stage. The Campus Activities Board hosted the pop singer on Feb. 18, and the record-breaking concert attracted approximately 2,200 attendees. “When the
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HU to host 23rd annual WINGS conference for women

Feb. 22, 2017 | WINGS | The College of Bible and Ministry will host the 23rd annual Women in God’s Service (WINGS) conference Feb. 24-26 in the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. Assistant Professor of Bible Anessa Westbrook is directing the conference for the second time this year. Westbrook said the goal for this year’s program is to help attendants see where God has
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A look ahead to Spring Sing

Feb. 22, 2017 | Spring Sing | Spring Sing 2017, “Curtain Up!”, will be presented April 13-15. “Spring Sing 2017 is all about Broadway and beyond,” Director of Spring Sing Steve Frye said. “We are going to celebrate the performing arts and the new works that are drawing millions more to live theatre. We are also celebrating the curtain going up in life and onstage for
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Department of music presents free orchestra concert

Feb. 18, 2017 | Music | The University’s music department will present an orchestra concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21., in the Administration Auditorium. Under the direction of Dr. Michael Chance and featuring more than 40 members, the orchestra includes student musicians as well as Searcy community members. This will be the group’s first performance of the spring semester. The concert program includes Movement
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