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Students lead launch of first 'Berg literary magazine
Students lead launch of first 'Berg literary magazine

May 6, 2021

English professor Dr. Barry Devine was looking for the perfect person to oversee the launch Heidelberg’s first-ever literary journal. There were a lot of decisions to be made: format, look, timeline, soliciting entries, article selection, editing, communication … and organizing all of that. He found his person in senior philosophy major Em Swain.

2021 Student Award Winners
2021 Student Award Winners

May 6, 2021

We are pleased to present the annual Student Awards virtually for the second year. We congratulate all students for your achievements inside and outside of the classroom and for your resiliency in navigating these challenging times.

Katie Bauman - Daniel J & W J K Snyder Prize - female (Presentation)

Donaldson, 14 others earn All-OAC honors
Donaldson, 14 others earn All-OAC honors

May 4, 2021

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Head Coach Scott Donaldson and wide receiver Maceo Matthews Jr. are among the 15 members of the Heidelberg University football team who received All-Ohio Athletic Conference honors, as announced by the league on Tuesday.  Donaldson received the Larry Kehres Coach of the Year award and Matthews Jr. won the Ed Sherman Award, given to the top receiver in the OAC.  

’20 education majors reflect on first year in their classrooms
’20 education majors reflect on first year in their classrooms

Apr 30, 2021

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Day! On a day singled out to honor teachers and recognize the enduring contributions they make in our lives, we asked Class of 2020 education majors to reflect on their first year in the classroom as they launch into their careers to help mold and guide children in positive directions. As you might imagine, the pandemic threw them a curveball, but they walked through those challenges armed with a strong foundation gained at Heidelberg.

Here’s what five young alumni teachers had to say about their first year in the classroom.

Senior leaves legacy with grant for arts opportunities
Senior leaves legacy with grant for arts opportunities

Apr 30, 2021

Senior theatre major Caira Goldstein wanted to find a way to help foster the arts at Heidelberg, and leave a legacy at her soon-to-be alma mater before she graduates in May. So she took on a big project: to write and apply for a grant to upgrade the recently renovated space in the Founders Little Theatre.

She thrilled when she learned the $3,000 grant from the Alpha Psi Omega, the national theatre honorary. 

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