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Wind Ensemble to present free ‘Americana’ concert

Feb. 15, 2017 | Music | The Harding University Wind Ensemble will perform “Americana” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 in the Administration Auditorium. Admission is free. The wind instrument ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Mike Chance, is made up of more than 50 musicians performing on instruments such as flutes/piccolos, clarinets, bass clarinets, oboes, bassoons, saxophones, trumpets, horns, trombones, euphoniums, tubas, harp, piano
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Honors College hosts West Point military academy instructor

Feb. 14, 2018 | Honors | The Harding University Honors College will host Capt. Ryan O. Scott, instructor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, as part of the L.C. Sears Collegiate Seminar Series at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20 in Cone Chapel. Scott will speak on the topic “The Christian Soldier: Calling or Contradiction?” The event is open to the public
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Arts & Life Concert Series to host Valentine’s Eve dinner & music

Feb. 2, 2018 | Arts & Life | Harding University will host a Valentine’s Eve dinner and concert Tuesday, Feb. 13. Dinner will be served at 5:15 p.m. in Cone Chapel of the David B. Burks American Heritage Building followed by an Arts and Life Concert Series performance by Intersection Trio at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. The event is open to the public
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Theatre department presents musical ‘James and the Giant Peach’

Jan. 31, 2018 | Theatre | The Harding University theatre department will present “James and the Giant Peach” at 7 p.m. Feb. 8-10 and 15-17 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. The show is directed by Professor Robin Miller. “This is a very fun show with some wonderfully tender moments,” said Miller. “It is children’s theatre that is as much, if not more, fun for
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Former First Lady Laura Bush to speak at Harding University

Jan. 30, 2018 | ASI |  The American Studies Institute at Harding University will host former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush for the fourth presentation of its 2017-18 Distinguished Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 16 in Benson Auditorium. “I am thrilled that Mrs. Laura Bush, an impressive and beloved public servant, is coming to Harding University,” said University President Bruce
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CSD to host free community forum on dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Jan. 29, 2018 | Communication Sciences & Disorders | The Harding University College of Allied Health and department of communication sciences and disorders will host a free community forum on dementia and Alzheimer’s disease at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 in Reynolds Recital Hall. Keynote speaker Becky Khayum will present “Overview of Dementia Syndromes and Practical Strategies for Memory and Communication.” Khayum is co-founder and
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Women for Harding presents annual party with princesses and superheroes

Jan. 11, 2018 | Women for Harding | Women for Harding will host the sixth annual Princess and Superhero Party from 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 in the Heritage Auditorium of the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. All ages are welcomed. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Snacks, crafts, activities and fun are part of the event, which also includes Harding students dressed
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ASI hosts Ron Clark at free teacher appreciation event, recognizes educators

Jan. 17, 2018 | ASI | The American Studies Institute at Harding University will host nationally acclaimed author and world-renowned educator Ron Clark for the third presentation of its 2017-18 Distinguished Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30 in Benson Auditorium. All educators are invited to attend as honored guests and will receive priority seating for the presentation, a special identification badge and recognition
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Women for Harding brings The Oak Ridge Boys back to Searcy

January 12, 2018 | Women for Harding | Women for Harding presents The Oak Ridge Boys with special guest Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers in concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22 in Benson Auditorium. The concert is part of the group’s 2018 “Shine the Light” tour. The Oak Ridge Boys are an American country and gospel vocal quartet most well known for hits
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Fall commencement to be held Dec. 16

Dec. 13, 2017 Harding University’s fall commencement will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 in Benson Auditorium celebrating the accomplishments of nearly 400 students. Members of this semester’s graduating class represent seven countries including China, Sudan, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands as well as 39 different states and the District of Columbia. Nineteen different degrees will be conferred from the College of Allied Health, College
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