Archives for Alumni

Women for Harding assists students ‘on a wing and a prayer’

Sept. 20, 2016 | Parent & Alumni Relations | Women for Harding is beginning a new program called On a Wing and a Prayer — a help a student in need initiative that will provide Wal-Mart gift cards to students needing financial support. Liz Howell, vice president for parent and alumni relations, said the program stemmed from a conversation with alumni who noted their financial
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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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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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Women of Harding hosts annual Tour of Homes

December 4, 2015 | Women for Harding Women for Harding’s 33rd annual Tour of Homes will be Sunday, Dec. 6, from 1-5 p.m. The tour offers participants a variety of ideas for holiday decorating and Christmas traditions through the following Searcy homes: Lance and Tracy Bailey at 3141 West Country Club Road; Rick and Robbie Dunning at 118 Emerald Lake Drive; Marilyn Elliott at 2810
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Women for Harding to host bigger-than-ever fall craft fair

November 6, 2015 | Women for Harding Women for Harding is hosting its third craft fair Nov. 13-14 at the White County Fair Grounds in Searcy, Arkansas. The event will feature crafts from 42 different vendors across the state and from Missouri and Oklahoma. The first Women for Harding craft fair was held in fall 2013 on Harding University’s campus and featured seven vendors. Due to
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Homecoming weekend provides lineup exciting activities

October 15, 2015 | Homecoming Students, alumni and friends of Harding University will share in a celebration as the University hosts its 91st annual Homecoming weekend Oct. 22-24. In addition to cheering on the Bison football team in their 2 p.m. game Saturday against East Central University and enjoying a performance of “Singin’ in the Rain,” the University community can choose from numerous activities to
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Students become alumni

May 15, 2015 | Approximately 850 graduates received diplomas at Harding University commencement exercises Saturday, May 9. Ceremonies were held at 9 a.m., 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. in the University’s George S. Benson Auditorium, which seats approximately 3,600. The morning ceremony was for students in the Carr College of Nursing and the College of Sciences. In the noon ceremony, students graduated with degrees from
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Categories: Academics, Recent Events, and University.

Princess and superhero party set for Jan. 31

January 21, 2015 | Women for Harding Women for Harding will hold a princess and superhero party Saturday, Jan. 31 in the Harding University Heritage Auditorium from 9-11:30 a.m. Children will be provided with crafts, snacks and games. Harding students will portray 18 princess- and superhero-themed characters and interact with guests throughout the morning. New characters this year will include Anna and Elsa from Disney’s “Frozen”
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