visiting houghton

A Visitor’s View of Houghton’s Culture

December 4, 2019

On the second weekend of a relatively busy October, I had the opportunity to visit my closest friend, and by…read more

What I wish I knew before College

What to Expect in College (Things I Wish I’d Known)

November 12, 2019

Dear High School Seniors (future Houghtoners?), Hi! This is Emily from Houghton College. Whether Houghton is the college for you…read more

balance in college

How to Balance Work and Self-Care in College

November 1, 2019

One of the largest problems new college students struggle with is making sure all their work gets done. With fun…read more

God's guidance

Bob Dingman ’50: God’s Guidance | Highlander Devotional

July 22, 2019

How Does God Guide Us? The guidance for our lives by God’s “eye” seems to operate so differently in the…read more

meaningful connections with professors abigail blog

How to Make Meaningful Connections with Professors | Highlander Blog

June 17, 2019

Settling down on the thick carpet, I scooted as close to the warmth of the electric fireplace as I could….read more

best professors anna highlander blog

Does Houghton Have the Best Professors? | Highlander Blog

June 12, 2019

When I was considering colleges, a lot of people at Houghton told me that their college has the best professors….read more

personal essay class tyger blog

How Personal Essay Became My Favorite Class | Highlander Blog

June 5, 2019

At Houghton, it’s inevitable that you’re going to take a lot of classes, in a variety of disciplines. While I’ve…read more