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Newest honor society inducts members
Newest honor society inducts members

Oct 8, 2020

Heidelberg hosted the inaugural induction ceremony Wednesday for the Tri-Alpha National Honors Society. This new honor society recognizes and celebrates the academic achievements of first-generation college students. 

The ceremony represents over a year of work for advisor Barry Devine, assistant professor of English and first-generation student himself. 

“I’m really excited it’s finally happening,” he said. “I’m happy to be able to welcome everyone the way they should be into this honor society.” 

'Berg mentors get creative to build esteem in incarcerated youth
'Berg mentors get creative to build esteem in incarcerated youth

Oct 1, 2020

Every Thursday at 1 o’clock, eight Heidelberg students click into a very different kind of Zoom meeting. They connect with juveniles incarcerated at the Seneca County Youth Center and together, they write.

Through the Writers in Residence program, the youth find their voice through artistic expression and constructive self-expression. This is the second semester Heidelberg students have volunteered to serve as mentors in the program, guided by criminology professor Dr. Sarah Lazzari.

Health Science program ranked third best
Health Science program ranked third best

Sep 28, 2020

Heidelberg’s Health Science program – one of the fastest growing and most popular -- has landed near the top of Learn.org’s rankings of the 50 Best Health Science Degrees for the current academic year. The rankings, which place Heidelberg at No. 3, are a tool that helps students research schools, degrees and careers and find out if Heidelberg is an ideal fit for them.

A different kind of happy hour: Young alumni connect
A different kind of happy hour: Young alumni connect

Sep 25, 2020

They may be “zoomed out,” but a highly engaged group of alumni, current students and faculty took time to gather Thursday night in a Young Alumni Zoom Happy Hour, hosted by the Office of Alumni Engagement.

The Zoom gathering was the first in a series featuring different ‘Berg academic departments; this one highlighted faculty from communication and political science.

Dan Stoll's track and field of dreams
Dan Stoll's track and field of dreams

Sep 22, 2020

When he isn't training, there is no place Heidelberg University men's track and field standout Dan Stoll would rather be than his beloved Milan.  Not Milan, Italy -- the fashion capital of the world, mind you.  

Milan, Ohio.  Pronounced MY-lin.  In nearby Erie County.  

It's there -- not far from the birthplace of famed inventor Thomas Edison -- that another local legend can be found.  

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