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Criminology, counseling students get 'street smart'
Criminology, counseling students get 'street smart'

Feb 28, 2020

A group of nearly 50 graduate counseling students, undergrad psychology and criminology students and community mental health professionals spent the day Friday getting a lesson in "street smart" from two retired officers from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Sports journalist: Be ready when your dreams happen
Sports journalist: Be ready when your dreams happen

Feb 26, 2020

She’s tall and definitely doesn’t throw like a girl. Trailblazing sports journalist Christine Brennan had always played sports, even though it wasn’t encouraged, or even routinely available, to most girls prior to Title IX.

“I loved to go to sporting events, play sports, but the key for me was watching sports on TV,” said Brennan, who also used to type up pre-game stories in her own little press box in her home. Perhaps that was the precursor to what has become an award-winning national sports columnist.

A day to 'Thank A Giver'
A day to 'Thank A Giver'

Feb 21, 2020

TAG Day -- a day to Thank A Giver. This day consists of the Student Alumni Association “tagging” campus with posts of each building and opportunity made possible by our amazing donors as well as writing postcards to thank those donors. About a month before this day, the members of SAA meet to organize the 8-hour long event. During this process, students sign up for shifts, design a TAG Day T-shirt, discuss and decide on prizes, and most importantly, promote the event to the rest of the campus.

‘Hamilton’ actor: Align passion, purpose for greatest success
‘Hamilton’ actor: Align passion, purpose for greatest success

Jan 28, 2020

Accomplished actor-singer-songwriter Bryan Terrell Clark – who recently reprised his role of George Washington in the smash Broadway production of “Hamilton” – knows the importance of collaboration. 

“It’s literally the way I live my entire life,” said Clark, who was on campus today to kick off this semester’s HYPE Career Ready® program. In his role in Hamilton, Clark had an excellent role model: the show’s writer and star, Lin Manuel Miranda, whom he called “one of the greatest collaborators.”

On MLK Jr. Day, Heidelberg forgoes day off to focus on service, King’s message
On MLK Jr. Day, Heidelberg forgoes day off to focus on service, King’s message

Jan 21, 2020

Instead of a paid day off, the Heidelberg University community came together on Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday for a Day ON! With specific development activities centered around the theme of diversity, awareness, acceptance and inclusion, the campus community participated in a series of workshops and programming in the morning designed to foster a deeper understanding of the theme. In the afternoon, faculty, staff and students participated in community service activities both on- and off campus.

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