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Bill Nye the Science Guy: Change the world!

Jan 25, 2017

“With your brains, my friends, you can change the world.”

The charismatic Bill Nye the Science Guy inspired ‘Berg students Wednesday to celebrate the joy of scientific discovery on their way to changing the world. Nye was on campus as the keynote speaker for the HYPE Program. He entertained us, he made us wonder and he made us think.

“We are living in extraordinary times,” he told the students. “We are the world’s most technologically advanced society, yet we face a potential crisis with climate change.”

Heidelberg to stage docudrama The Laramie Project

Jan 23, 2017

Heidelberg University’s School of Music & Theatre will present “The Laramie Project” Feb. 2-5, featuring a cast of 22 student actors performing more than 60 roles.

Human trafficking: Greater awareness, hope for change

Jan 19, 2017

In just her sophomore year, Emma Penrose has already started to broaden her understanding about the complex issues of the world. Human trafficking is one of those.

A deeper understanding also comes with a sense of social responsibility and compassion, which is why Emma decided to put herself out there and get involved with Berg STOP, a campus organization comprised of students, faculty, staff and community members dedicated to spreading awareness about the crime of human trafficking.

Victims of labor trafficking to speak at Heidelberg

Jan 18, 2017

Harold D’Souza relocated his family to the U.S. from their native India in search of the American dream. He had been promised a $75,000 job at a manufacturing company that never materialized.

Over the next 19 months, Harold, his wife, Dancy and their two young sons lived a nightmare. He and Dancy were forced to work 15-hour days at a Cincinnati restaurant for no pay. Indebted to the restaurant owner, they also endured horrible living conditions in their home.

Students take SAAC to next level
Students take SAAC to next level

Dec 21, 2016

In years past, coaches designated two players from each team to serve on the Student-Athlete Advisory Council, and that was the end of it. Today, SAAC has captured the interest of student-athletes, who are anxious to join one of the most successful and fastest-growing organizations on campus.

Juniors Jarett Wasson and Abbey McKee – leaders on the football field and softball diamond – have stepped up to lead of SAAC this year, overseeing a membership approaching 60.

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