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Uplifting: President welcomes new students

Aug 25, 2017

Just as the HYPE Career Ready First-Year Common Experience on Sunday and Monday, President Rob Huntington set the stage for a successful Heidelberg journey for 346 new and transfer students at Opening Convocation on Thursday.

HYPE Career Ready’s common bonds

Aug 24, 2017

First-year and second-year students got their academic year rolling even before classes started this week.

Sunday morning, new students boarded buses and headed to Hocking Hills for two days of bonding and fun outdoor activities to launch their HYPE Career Ready journey.

In its second year, the HYPE First-Year Common Experience produced 300-plus “happy campers.”

Dr. Michael Weisend, ’87, to give Convocation keynote

Aug 21, 2017

In the world of neuroscience, sometimes you have to be pushy.

“I go into my lab every day and ask the team, ‘What are you doing today, this week that’s never been done before in the history of mankind?’”

No total eclipse here, but still a first for many

Aug 18, 2017

The viewing deck atop Gillmor Hall might be a bit crowded on Monday. As we know, a large swath of the U.S. will experience a total solar eclipse. Physics professor Dr. Steven Velasquez plans to take in the phenomenon on the roof with special solar binoculars and a telescope.

“For many students in the area, it’ll be a first,” he said. “With eclipses, there’s actually a lot of science going on that people don’t realize. It’s pretty cool.”

Summer 2017: What You Missed

Aug 17, 2017

Heidelberg may seem like a quiet place during the summer, but many new changes have occurred that will give campus a new look to the start of the 2017-18 academic year.

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