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Houghton Presents at World's Largest Mathematics Conference

Houghton Presents at World's Largest Mathematics Conference

Houghton College mathematics professors Dr. Kristina Camenga and Dr. Rebekah Yates, along with three students, recently attended and presented at the annual Joint Mathematics Meeting conference held on Jan. 10–13 in San Antonio, Texas. The presentations included four lectures and one poster.
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Praxis Week 2015

Praxis Week 2015

Praxis Week is returning to Houghton College on January 26 through 30. The week will include a variety of chapel lectures, workshops, and other special events. All lectures and workshops are free and open to the public.
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Houghton Student, Moeun Sun Helps to Pass $10 Million U.S. House Spending Bill

Houghton Student, Moeun Sun Helps to Pass $10 Million U.S. House Spending Bill

As part of an internship with Bread for the World, Houghton College senior Moeun Sun recently helped to lobby for a U.S. House of Representatives spending bill passed to allocate $10 million of the House’s spending to local and regional procurement (LRP) of food. In addition, she also contributed to the annual Hunger Report, which is circulated nationwide and to members of Congress.
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Houghton Generates Over $87 Million in Local Economic Impact

Houghton Generates Over $87 Million in Local Economic Impact

According to a recent economic impact study, Houghton College generated over $87 million of economic stimulus in Allegany County and the surrounding areas during 2013.
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Executive Editor of Christianity Today to Speak at Houghton

Executive Editor of Christianity Today to Speak at Houghton

Houghton College is proud to welcome author, speaker, and executive editor of Christianity Today, Andy Crouch to address students, faculty, and members of the community on January 21, 2015. This one-day, three-lecture engagement is free and open to the public.
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Houghton Named One of the Safest College Campuses in America

Houghton Named One of the Safest College Campuses in America

According to the 2015 Niche Rankings, Houghton college ranks 18th in the nation as one of the safest college campuses based on crime statistics and student opinions. Additionally, a new website hosted by New York State (www.Campuscrime.ny.gov) lists Houghton College as having one of the lowest crime rates among New York colleges and universities, averaging a mere 1.6 criminal offences per year.
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Other Great Stories from 2014

Below is a list of other great stories from 2014. Although they did not make the Top 10 list, we think these are pretty great and wanted to share them with you.
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Houghton College President Joins Christian Leaders to Challenge Presidential Candidates to Focus on Ending Hunger, Poverty

Houghton College President Joins Christian Leaders to Challenge Presidential Candidates to Focus on Ending Hunger, Poverty

As President Obama prepares to present his plan for his final two years in office in the annual State of the Union address next week, a group of Christian leaders is already looking ahead to what the next president may do to address hunger and poverty.
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