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On 9/11 anniversary, may peace prevail on Earth
On 9/11 anniversary, may peace prevail on Earth

Sep 11, 2019

Many of us have vivid memories of where we were and what we were doing at the moment we heard the news of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Yet, today’s college students were very young and have learned about the attacks from other accounts.

This morning, on the 18th anniversary of the attacks, a small group of students, staff and faculty came together to remember the victims and to pray for peace. The brief service was led by Chaplain Paul Sittason Stark.

Traditions greet newest 'Berg family members
Traditions greet newest 'Berg family members

Aug 30, 2019

As is the case with many families, traditions are endearing and everlasting. A total of 362 new students are now officially members of the Heidelberg family.

Thursday’s Opening Convocation was steeped in Heidelberg traditions, handed down from class to class and generation to generation. The first-year and transfer students experienced T-Bridge, beanies, “H” pins and Sweet Alma Home for the first time.

'15 alum, photojournalist says 'yes, and' to opportunities
'15 alum, photojournalist says 'yes, and' to opportunities

Aug 30, 2019

The Class of 2023 is ready to rock it. New and returning students and faculty officially kicked off the 2019-20 academic year – the 170th in Heidelberg’s history – during Opening Convocation on Thursday.

Provost Beth Schwartz began Convocation with four pieces of advice for new students: Stay focused on your goal (graduation!), find your voice and define who you are, take action by being part of a community with incredible opportunities, and find your mentor.

HU, TU partner for LaborStay Weekend
HU, TU partner for LaborStay Weekend

Aug 26, 2019

First-year students at Tiffin University and Heidelberg University have recently arrived on campus to kick off the new academic year. And if the universities have anything to do with it, they’d like to keep them here during the long Labor Day Weekend.

TU and Heidelberg are partnering on a series of activities being billed as LaborSTAY Weekend, designed to keep students on campus and meet some new friends at the same time.

Heidelberg Theatre season: Get ready for ‘Sex, Love and Monsters’
Heidelberg Theatre season: Get ready for ‘Sex, Love and Monsters’

Aug 20, 2019

The Heidelberg University School of Music & Theatre will take audiences on a wild ride during its 2019-20 theatre season, recently announced by Director Stephen Svoboda.

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