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Heidelberg Launches Nursing Program

Aug 5, 2019

Heidelberg University’s new Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program has received approval from the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the Higher Learning Commission and is now enrolling students.

’Berg’s new BSN program perfect fit for future nurse
’Berg’s new BSN program perfect fit for future nurse

Aug 2, 2019

A chance meeting – in where else but Heidelberg’s health center – got the ball rolling for Heidelberg’s first-ever nursing student.

Kaitlin Kingman, a junior, recalls visiting the health center last fall with a horrible case of bronchitis. Dr. Karen Estridge, a registered nurse and healthcare administrator who came on board to develop and implement the new Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, happened to be lending a hand in the center that day, and was taking care of Kaitlin.

‘The Penguin Tango’ dances onto world stage
‘The Penguin Tango’ dances onto world stage

Jul 31, 2019

Broadway World called “The Penguin Tango” “… sweet, charming, winsome and utterly enjoyable.” Backstage Magazine called it “a parachute ride into an anthropomorphic amusement park.”

Audiences at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival will get to find out for themselves when ’Berg Theatre Director Stephen Svoboda’s original play gets its international premiere next week in Scotland.

A cast and crew of 25 students, accompanied by five faculty members, and about a dozen family and friends, will depart on Saturday for the Fringe to prepare for and perform the play on a world stage.

Volleyball team selected as AVCA Team Academic Award recipient
Volleyball team selected as AVCA Team Academic Award recipient

Jul 30, 2019

Earlier this week, the Heidelberg University volleyball team was selected as an AVCA Team Academic Award winner for their combined efforts in the classroom during the 2018-19 academic year.

The award, given by the American Volleyball Coaches Association, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative team GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Heidelberg appoints 3 alumni to Board of Trustees
Heidelberg appoints 3 alumni to Board of Trustees

Jul 19, 2019

Three distinguished alumni have joined the Board of Trustees, effective July 1. Dale Chorba, ’85, of Hinckley, Ohio, Dr. Karen Kovalow-St. John, ’79, of Valparaiso, Indiana, and Paul Stallings, ’79, of Akron, Ohio, will serve four-year terms, according to Heidelberg President Robert Huntington.

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