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A global perspective

Providing an international experience for students has been a part of the Harding story even before our first overseas campus in Florence, Italy, was established in 1980. As the father of two students who each spent a semester overseas at our Italy and Greece campuses, I have seen firsthand the long reaching effects this type of experience has on students’ lives. The confidence and experience
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Honor to whom honor

What a thrill it is to pay tribute on our cover to our 95-year-old chancellor emeritus, who has made serving this University his life’s mission. Dr. Clifton L. Ganus is a legendary and beloved figure at Harding. His family fittingly honored him by establishing the Clifton L. Ganus Distinguished Chair of History and Political Science in March. At the signing ceremony, Ganus described his time
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The story continues

I can’t remember when I didn’t love publications. Back in my yearbook editing days, my parents used to say, “Give Tom a yearbook, and he will be happy.” They were right as I devoured every book I could get my hands on. With this magazine, I celebrate beginning 25 years helping to tell the Harding story. And what a wonderful story it is we get
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Tomorrow will worry about itself

If I could go back, the one thing I would want to reassure myself in college is a phrase I truly believe: “God’s got this.” I came to Harding from western Pennsylvania extremely ready for new beginnings in a Christian environment. I found I wasn’t as ready as I thought. Homesickness and a heavy class schedule soon had me bogged down. My first trip home
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