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Deborah Birx

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Deborah Birx ’76

June 24, 2020

Contributing writer: Marith Anderson ’22 Before Houghton College graduate Dr. Deborah Birx ’76 rose to prominence on the national stage…read more

A Call to Practical Action | President’s Reflection

June 19, 2020

Nearly two weeks ago, I wrote a piece on our website in response to the tragic death of George Floyd…read more

Book Recommendations from the Mosaic Center

June 18, 2020

For Children Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation by Duncan Tonatiah The Day You…read more

Houghton Offers Free Class: Race and American Christianity

June 17, 2020

George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and now Rayshard Brooks. The senseless killings of these and countless other black people…read more

List of Anti-racism Resources from the CCCU

June 17, 2020

CCCU Statement in Response to the Killing of George Floyd Presidents Conference Panel on the 400th Anniversary of the Transatlantic…read more

Start Your Houghton Experience Online This Fall! 

June 8, 2020

Make no mistake; if the State allows Houghton to have residential students on campus this fall, we will welcome students…read more

College Visits

Words Are Not Enough | A Response to Violence and Hate

May 29, 2020

Words, words, and more words. Once again with another horrific death of an African-American, Mr. George Floyd, at the hands…read more

Rob Jacobson ’80: Goshen | Highlander Devotional

May 21, 2020

Facebook post by Rob Jacobson dated March 16, 2020. Reprinted with permission.   Recently I visited a local AutoZone store to…read more

Man in mask in NYC

On the Front Lines of COVID-19: Hayley Day

May 19, 2020

Professional freelance photographer, Hayley Day ’15, spent the early days of her career doing documentary work for not-for-profit organizations like…read more

Hidden flowers in snow

Gifts I Never Asked For | President’s Reflection

May 15, 2020

Years ago, I wrote a chapel talk called “Gifts I Never Asked For.” It was inspired by the childhood disappointment…read more

Dealing with Disappointment in the Darkest of Nights

April 30, 2020

For the Class of 2020 After the initial hit of the news that we all had our college careers cut…read more

On the Front Lines of COVID-19: Dr. Sam Dominguez

April 30, 2020

Dr. Sam Dominguez ’92, the “Tony Fauci of Colorado Children’s Hospital,” was a busy man long before COVID-19 began to…read more