Christmas in Gao

Pam Todd ’78: Christmas in Gao | Highlander Devotional

December 20, 2019

My freshman and sophomore years at Houghton, I lived in Gaoyadeo (Gao) dorm. It was the oldest dorm on campus,…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

routine in college

Top Tips for Finding a Routine in College

October 21, 2019

Finding a Routine in College There’s a lot that goes through my mind at the beginning of a new school…read more

transitioning to college tips blog

Tips for Transitioning to College | Highlander Blog

August 19, 2019

My experience of college so far has been incredibly fun and rewarding. It’s also quite different from my life during…read more

dorm room dos and don'ts anna schilke blog houghton college

Dorm Room Dos and Don’ts | Highlander Blog

August 14, 2019

I’m sitting in my American Lit II class, watching the rain splatter against the pane. Today, we’re discussing Zora Neal…read more

seasons of western new york winter summer

Seasons of Western New York | Highlander Blog

July 19, 2019

I have lived in Western New York my whole life, and I think it is absolutely beautiful here. There is…read more

things to do at houghton college choir

Things You’d Never Guess You Could Do at Houghton | Highlander Blog

July 9, 2019

When I got to college, I expected to make lots of new friends, take exciting new classes, and learn a…read more

make friends in college anna blog

How (and Where!) to Make Friends in College | Highlander Blog

June 19, 2019

In life, there are things I’m good at. For example, I can make a mean Kraft mac and cheese. I…read more

a place for the occasion gena blog

Finding the Best Places on Campus | Highlander Blog

June 3, 2019

Hey guys! It’s Gena! For this post, I wanted to tell you about some of the places on campus that…read more