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My mother recently reminded me of a conversation between my sister Barbara and me when we were about 5 or 6 years old. Following a funeral, we were discussing how souls get to heaven. Barb suggested that they might get sent in envelopes. According to my mother, I responded quite definitively that this would be impossible since souls were too thick to fit into envelopes. … Read More


$23 Million Kerr-Pegula Athletic Complex Grand Opening

 Houghton College officially opened and dedicated the new Kerr-Pegula Athletic Complex during Homecoming and Family Weekend … Read More

Bechtel '62 Named Alumnus of the Year

John Bechtel '62 was presented the Houghton College Alumnus of the Year award by Houghton College president, Shirley Mullen, on Wednesday, October 1. Since 1965 Houghton College has honored alumni who exhibit outstanding accomplishment in their respective fields, dedication to their communities, and a … Read More


Make A Difference Day (10/25)

Students, staff members, and professors from Houghton College are joining together with partners from Alfred State and Alfred University for the third year of participation in Make a Difference Day, the largest national service day in the ... Read More

Artist Series: Navy Band - Free Concert (11/3)

The second concert in the 2014-15 Artist Series features the Commodores U.S. Navy Band. Jazz is America's music and the U.S. Navy Band Commodores, The Navy's premier jazz ensemble, have been performing ... Read More

Christmas Prism (12/5 - 12/7)

 Reserve your tickets now for the glorious holiday celebration of Christmas Prism. Join us for any one of three performances in Rochester, Buffalo and Houghton. ... Purchase tickets


Join us in Prayer for Houghton

By signing up for our new Prayer for Houghton list, every two weeks you will receive the names of students and faculty whom you can pray for. After two weeks you will receive a fresh list to begin praying for! This is an awesome way to get involved with prayer and to have a huge impact on our campus. Please join us and sign up today!


We Are Getting Close to 10,000 Likes

In just the past two years, Houghton's Facebook page has garnered over 5,000 likes! Help us hit 10K this month! If you are not our Facebook friend, please like us now. If you are, do you know someone who should be? Recommend our page to them.


Congratulations to last month's trivia question winner, Charlotte Morse, for answering the question correctly!

Question: How many square feet is the new Kerr-Pegula Field House?

Correct answer: c. 115,000

This month's Trivia Question