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Department of music hosts “A Midwinter Night’s Melody: Piano music inspired by literature”

Jan. 25, 2017 | Music | The University’s department of music presented a special program Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on campus. The program, “A Midwinter Night’s Melody,” was composed of piano music inspired by literature and lectures given by four University professors from various departments of the College of Arts and Humanities. Dr. Scott Carrell, associate music professor, collaborated
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Faculty take the classroom to New York and Washington, D.C.

January 18, 2017 | Communication | English | Theatre | FCS | Business | Five academic areas visited the Washington, D.C., and New York Dec. 31-Jan. 9 for a 10-day course counting for one to three credit hours. Students toured the Capitol, NBC Studios and the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and visited with alumni. This was the first year for the English department to participate,
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Categories: Academics, Department, and University.

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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“Harding has encouraged me to get diverse experiences outside of the classroom…”

College of Arts & Humanities | English Initially coming to Harding as an economics major, J.P. Baker found himself missing literature. Upon that realization, he followed his passion to the English department. “I realized I wanted to teach and share my love of language and literature,” Baker said. “It took a year and half into college for me to realize. English has been something I
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“I love getting to study what it means to be a human and, in a lot of ways, what it means to be a Christian…”

College of Arts & Humanities | English “I’ve always wanted to be a writer, so it wasn’t even really a decision — it was just what I knew I was going to be.” When Melissa Hite came to visit Harding during her senior year, she had her heart set on another school, but soon after meeting students and professors, she found herself at home at
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