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Houghton Physics Students to Run Experiments at Nuclear Reactor Facility

Houghton Physics Students to Run Experiments at Nuclear Reactor Facility

In the coming month, Houghton College physics students and professor of physics Dr. Mark Yuly will have a unique opportunity for hands-on experience while visiting the Nuclear Reactor and Radiation Facilities at the University of Maryland.
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Gaerte is Recipient of Excellence in Teaching Award

Gaerte is Recipient of Excellence in Teaching Award

Houghton College awarded the 2014–2015 Excellence in Teaching Award to Dr. Douglas Gaerte at the Excellence in Teaching Chapel on Monday, March 23. Gaerte is a professor of communications, chair of the Department of Communication and has taught at Houghton College for the past 27 years on both Houghton and Buffalo campuses.
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Greatbatch Alumna Achieves Success in National Competition

Greatbatch Alumna Achieves Success in National Competition

Houghton College graduate, Rebecca (Farley) Witty ’08 was awarded first place in the prestigious Metropolitan Opera National Council (MONC) District Auditions in Pittsburgh, PA and took 3rd place at the MONC Great Lakes Regional Auditions.
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Houghton Offers New Honors Experience for Second Year and Transfer Students

Houghton Offers New Honors Experience for Second Year and Transfer Students

Houghton College is introducing Scholastica, a new honors experience for second-year and transfer students that will begin this coming fall. The rigorous program will combine Bible and theology requirements to form one intensive course aimed at mimicking the challenge and radical development of the first year honors programs currently offered by the college.
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Greatbatch Graduate Students Get Inspired in Salt Lake City

Greatbatch Graduate Students Get Inspired in Salt Lake City

Houghton College’s choral conducting graduate students Alessio Tranchell and Brian Stevens recently attended the esteemed American Choral Director's Association (ACDA) National Conference in Salt Lake City. The five-day event featured special topic sessions, publisher reading sessions, and concerts by world-class choirs of all levels from across the globe.
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Houghton Partners to Offer Islamic Studies Courses

Houghton Partners to Offer Islamic Studies Courses

Houghton College has signed a partnership agreement with the Lilias Trotter Center (LTC) to offer Islamic Studies courses at Houghton College. The agreement was signed on Feb. 16, and the signees included Houghton College president Shirley Mullen, dean of the college Linda Mills-Woolsey and Islamic Studies professors Benjamin Hegeman and Don Little.
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Houghton College Is One Of The First Liberal Arts Colleges In Nation To Offer Data Science Classes

Houghton College Is One Of The First Liberal Arts Colleges In Nation To Offer Data Science Classes

Houghton College is one of the first liberal arts colleges in the country to offer an undergraduate class in data science and the first Christian liberal arts college to offer any classes in data science according to Carmen McKell, cofounder of BaseMetrics.
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Opera World Premier: Rodman in North Korea

Opera World Premier: Rodman in North Korea

The world premiere of the opera “Rodman in North Korea” will take place at Houghton College this Saturday, March 7. The satirical opera is about former NBA star Dennis Rodman and his personal diplomatic “mission” in 2013 to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Wesley Chapel, and general admission is $5.
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