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2017 Undergraduate Honors Graduates

May 15, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the following undergraduate students were recognized for their academic achievements. Those eligible for honors but did not participate in the Sunday ceremony will receive their medals in the mail. Summer graduates are not eligible to receive their academic honors medals commencement weekend but will do so when their requirements have been completed. Those eligible for honors must have completed 60 hours of letter-graded work at Heidelberg University.

Countdown to Commencement: Grad School Bound

May 11, 2017

In the spirit of our Countdown to Commencement series, here are a few of our students who have chosen to enroll in a graduate program following graduation.

Countdown to Commencement: Tiffany Bates

May 10, 2017

“Oh my gosh, it’s been almost eight years, it feels like yesterday. Then again it feels like a long time, too.”

October 23, 2009, started out like any other Friday for Tiffany Bates. She returned from school and went about her normal routine. Her parents’ house is heated by a corn burner that was running that fall afternoon. Her father asked her to check on it while he went to the store to get more corn.

Countdown to Commencement: A Fast Transition

May 9, 2017

In the spirit of our Countdown to Commencement series, here are a few students who have already secured a job in their field before they even have their diploma in hand.

Countdown to Commencement: Dani Blum

May 8, 2017

Dani Blum, ’17, did not come to Heidelberg for biochemistry.

“I fell into it luckily,” she said laughing. “I originally wanted to be a chemistry teacher, but I was more interested in being in the lab. I love discovering new things and seeing what I can make happen.”

It turns out biochemistry was the perfect fit, and Blum is the first Heidelberg student to take every major chemistry class offered at Heidelberg.

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