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PALS speaker: Look inside to find, embrace your gifts

Oct 13, 2017

A high school speech teacher changed Brandi Powell’s life in ways she’s just now beginning to understand. That speech teacher, Mr. Gulman, “believed in me and saw something in me when no one else did.”

That belief motivated Brandi to embrace the gifts others scrutinized but that she knew in her heart that she possessed.

A weekend anchor and reporter for ABC affiliate KSTP-TV in Minneapolis, Brandi, 36, was the guest for the fall Patricia Adams Lecture Series Thursday.

Campus mourns passing of Dr. Ferris Ohl

Oct 12, 2017

The Heidelberg community was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of a Music Department legend, Dr. Ferris Ohl, who died on Friday, Oct. 6, at the age of 103.

The Ohl family has announced that a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at Trinity United Church of Christ in downtown Tiffin. A reception will follow the service in Wickham Great Call. Calling hours for Dr. Ohl will be held from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home in Tiffin.

Holocaust survivor explores concept of evil

Oct 5, 2017

Prisoner #64757 lost 14 members of his family in the Holocaust. As a 15-year-old who was forced into several concentration and work camps, Holocaust survivor Walter Ziffer witnessed unspeakable atrocities that have stuck with him throughout his life. Now 90 years old and a noted author, theologian and professor, he has spent many years trying to understand the concept of evil.

MAC grant to provide $10K student scholarships

Oct 2, 2017

On the threshold of doing some really important work to address the ever-growing drug epidemic, students in Heidelberg’s graduate counseling program will soon have an incentive to pursue their counseling careers with substance abuse clients and those who live in underserved areas.

Multiple benefits of summer science research

Sep 29, 2017

Five Heidelberg students who are majoring in the natural sciences had unique off-campus experiences to conduct and present their research through summer experiences. In their own words, the students describe their research projects, the outcomes and the impact on their classes and their future careers.

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