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Heidelberg enhances PlusOneAdvantage® MBA program
Heidelberg enhances PlusOneAdvantage® MBA program

Nov 20, 2019

A deal that’s hard to beat just got a little bit sweeter.

Heidelberg University students, regardless of their major, have the opportunity to graduate with two degrees – a bachelor’s degree and an MBA – for the price of one through the PlusOneAdvantage® MBA Tuition-Free Scholarship Program. Since the PlusOneAdvantage® was launched in 2015, students entered the MBA program immediately following graduation.

But now, undergrads can take up to a two-year gap between their graduation date and starting the PlusOneAdvantage® program.

Seniors stick with Marching Band, Waters; investment pays off
Seniors stick with Marching Band, Waters; investment pays off

Nov 7, 2019

“Back in the day,” when Jon Waters arrived at Heidelberg to re-create a respectable Marching Band, the task seemed daunting.

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.

Science Celebration draws accomplished alumni
Science Celebration draws accomplished alumni

Oct 21, 2019

More than 20 successful science alumni representing six decades returned to campus to present their research and share their experiences during the 2019 Science Celebration last weekend. 

Highlighting the two-day celebration was a keynote address from Dr. Mark Peeples, ’74, a professor in the Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University and the principal investigator at the Center for Vaccine & Immunity at the Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

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