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H’s Track honors Ted Hieronymus’ ’Berg footprints
H’s Track honors Ted Hieronymus’ ’Berg footprints

Oct 29, 2019

Heidelberg honored one of its most iconic families and a dear friend with the dedication of H’s Track on Saturday.

The new dual-tone track, which encircles the new turf completed a year ago, is named to honor the late Theodore “Ted” Hieronymus, ’65, a major benefactor and Trustee whose generosity through the years to ensure the future of his alma mater is nearly unequalled. It was the giving of Ted and his wife, Jane (Hoernemann) Hieronymus, ’64, that provided funding for the completion of the turf and track restoration project.

Alumna named Ohio’s top biology teacher
Alumna named Ohio’s top biology teacher

Oct 28, 2019

She’s a science nerd and she embraces it.

Most of Ashlie (Burkhart) Gowitzka’s family works in the medical or education fields, so when she became a biology teacher, she saw it as a “best of both worlds” decision – although there never really was any doubt she’d be a teacher.

“I wanted to be a teacher from the age of 6, and some great science educators that I had at Margaretta Local Schools influenced me in selecting science education pretty early on,” she says.

Grad counseling students emerging as young leaders
Grad counseling students emerging as young leaders

Oct 28, 2019

Two students in the Master of Arts in Counseling program are stepping up in preparation for their professional careers, and both are being recognized for their up-and-coming leadership abilities.

Mental health advocate shares PostSecret story
Mental health advocate shares PostSecret story

Oct 24, 2019

“Hi. My name is Frank and I collect secrets.”

Fifteen years ago, Frank Warren embarked on a movement that provided an outlet for people to creatively and anonymously express never-before-shared secrets on postcards. Frank brought the power of PostSecret to Heidelberg Wednesday as the October HYPE Career Ready® Day keynote speaker.

Heidelberg ranked among top schools in Ohio for jobs
Heidelberg ranked among top schools in Ohio for jobs

Oct 22, 2019

Heidelberg University is among the top Ohio universities most likely to help its graduates land a job. The career website Zippia lists the Berg at No. 5 on its new list of Best Schools in Ohio for Jobs

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