Earlham College News The latest news from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2016, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/ Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Back campus once again a haven for stargazing Earlham College’s observatory is back to bringing the astronomical wonders of the sky into focus. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43310&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43310&r=14619 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Alumnus makes campus stop for National Kale Day Drew Ramsey ’96 talks about kale like others might describe a beloved friend or significant other. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43263&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43263&r=14619 Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham alumnus, IndyCar PR pro to be honored by Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne Co. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne County will honor Mike Kitchel ‘01 for inspiring others to be positive role models and leaders in their communities as part of the Smart Futures dinner on Oct. 13. The theme of the event is “Start Your Engines, Keeping Kids on Track.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43234&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43234&r=14619 Tue, 04 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Local high school students to perform free concert in collaboration with Earlham choirs Earlham College choirs will host students from Centerville and Connersville high schools in a collaborative concert on Saturday, Oct. 1. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43225&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43225&r=14619 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham to host graduate school and fellowship fair for the public Students and community members can learn more about options for earning advanced degrees during Earlham College’s Graduate School and Fellowship Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 27. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43179&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43179&r=14619 Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlhamites win $1M Hult Prize to meet Clinton's Urban Spaces Challenge A team of Earlham College students was awarded $1 million in start-up capital on Tuesday after winning the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for social good. The Earlham project is designed to positively affect 11 countries and millions of people. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43152&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43152&r=14619 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT US News' rankings highlight Earlham’s value, commitment to teaching Earlham College once again stands side-by-side with the nation’s top-tier liberal arts colleges in U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 rankings, released today. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43066&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=43066&r=14619 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT National Science Foundation grant offers summer research experiences at Earlham in neuroscience Earlham College is among four leading liberal arts institutions in Indiana and Ohio pioneering a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in neuroscience. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42984&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42984&r=14619 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham welcomes largest class in school history In the 169 years since it opened its doors in 1847, Earlham College has never welcomed a bigger group of new students. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42938&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42938&r=14619 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham’s newest building brings home the gold Earlham’s Center for Science and Technology has received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42860&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42860&r=14619 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham students win prize for their transportation solution for impoverished areas A team of students from Earlham College was selected as one of the best three transportation start-ups in Kenya in the Transdev Transport Challenge held this summer. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42854&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42854&r=14619 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT Local chamber leader to join Earlham's alumni office A local leader and advocate for the Richmond and Wayne County business communities is joining Earlham College as associate director of reunions. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42688&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42688&r=14619 Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT National analysis ranks Earlham 15th for diversity; highlights campus' unusually strong diversity among midwestern peers The Earlham student body is among the nation’s most diverse, according to a new national ranking by BestColleges.com. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42663&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42663&r=14619 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT American Psychological Association recognizes EC professor with lifetime achievement award Professor of Psychology Katharine Milar has received a lifetime achievement award from the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Society for the History of Psychology. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42665&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42665&r=14619 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT New business venture by Earlhamites promotes greater market accessibility for Costa Rican coffee farmers A new business venture by Earlhamites aims to collaborate with smallholder coffee farmers in Costa Rica to achieve their vision by facilitating greater market accessibility for their products. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42461&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42461&r=14619 Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Former exchange student's non-profit reviving Japanese festival culture A former exchange student at Earlham College is working to revive Matsuri, which is festival culture in Japan by infusing youth and tourism back into its celebrations. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42550&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42550&r=14619 Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham again identified as leader for value in Forbes' top colleges guide Continued national recognition of Earlham College’s capacity to prepare students for the future comes from Forbes’ 2016 Top Colleges Guide. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42495&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42495&r=14619 Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham ranked No. 1 in Indiana for value in new national list Earlham is one of just three national liberal arts colleges ranked in the Top 30 for value in MONEY’s new list of the “Best Colleges for Your Money.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42478&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42478&r=14619 Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Earlham's International perspective, can-do spirit highlighted in Fiske's new guide of top colleges Earlham College is one of the best institutions for higher education in the nation, according to the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017, which was released today. Fiske also features Earlham as one of the top 45 colleges and universities for its International Studies program in its guide for pre-professionals. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42433&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42433&r=14619 Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Epic swim to aid alumna’s fight with Parkinson’s Susan Scarlett’s ’73 battle with Parkinson’s disease will be buoyed this summer by a 65-mile swimming spectacle that could be headed to the record books. http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42399&r=14619 http://www.earlham.edu/news/?id=42399&r=14619 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT