Bluffton University news
Dr. Jackie Wyse-Rhodes, assistant professor of religion at Bluffton University, will present Bluffton's annual Civic Engagement Day Forum titled, "Deserving Happiness: A Wisdom Conversation."
Heidi Mercer, assistant professor of social work, will present "Preventive Self-Care: How to live your best life in the field of social work" on March 20.
Alumni and faculty will share stories during the Forum presentation on March 17 to honor the 75th anniversary of the Bluffton social work program.
"The Witmarsum," Bluffton University's student-driven media organization, earned three awards during the 2020 Ohio Collegiate Newspaper and Website Competition.
David Stamile will speak during Bluffton University's Spiritual Life Week Forum at 11 a.m. on March 10 in Yoder Recital Hall
Three young Bluffton alumni in corporate positions returned to campus with guidance for current students.
Rowena Zuercher '20, a social work and Spanish double major, will share about her Summer Discovery Grant internship experience at Lighthouse Ministries.
The Bluffton University Alumni Association is seeking Alumni Award nominations for the Lifetime Service Award and the Outstanding Young Alumni Award.
Perhaps one of the most tightly guarded secrets at Bluffton University is the identities of J. Denny and Jenny Beaver.
Senior artists and graphic designers from Bluffton University will showcase their most prominent work in the Grace Albrecht Gallery in Sauder Visual Arts Center.
Marathana Prothro will present the Colloquium, "Inside Job: An Integrated Approach to Personal Branding," at 4 p.m. on Feb. 21 in Centennial Hall's Stutzman Lecture Hall.
Bluffton University President Jane Wood and Dr. Gerald Mast, professor of communication, will host a tour of Europe Sept. 26-Oct. 7, 2020.
Tickets are available for the March 12 performance by professional brass quintet at 7 p.m. in Bluffton University's Yoder Recital Hall.
Bluffton University's newest music department member will perform a recital at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in Yoder Recital Hall.
Bluffton University will host an instrumental concert featuring its Concert Band at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, in Yoder Recital Hall.
Dr. Jane Wood, president of Bluffton University shared "A Life in Story: The Construction of Personal Narrative" during her Jan. 31 Colloquium presentation.
The Bluffton Bread Company is back for Valentine's Day with Triple Chocolate Bread--perfect for the chocolate lover in your life, even if that's you.
David King will present the Forum, "Values-based Athletics in a Social Media World," at 11 a.m. on Feb. 18 in Yoder Recital Hall.
A panel of Bluffton University alumni currently working in corporate roles will share about life after graduation during Forum at 11 a.m. on Feb. 18.
Poet George Kalamaras will give a public reading at 4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20, in the Reading Room of Bluffton University's Musselman Library.
During Bluffton University's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Forum, Dr. LaShonda Gurley issued a challenge: "Be the seeds, shift the culture, walk the talk."
Bluffton University's junior nutrition students will host the 2020 Lunch and Learn series from Feb. 12 to April 15 on the first floor of Berky Hall.
High school students are invited to learn more about Bluffton University's Educator Preparation Program, the demands and rewards of teaching, and more.
Cyneatha Millsaps will present the Forum, "Gun Violence: Its Effects on Family and Community," at 11 a.m. on Feb. 11 in Yoder Recital Hall.
Alaina Shearer will share her personal and professional journey toward positive social change at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 in Yoder Recital Hall.
Dr. Melissa Friesen and Dr. Walt Paquin will share during a Colloquium presentation at 4 p.m. on Feb. 7 in Centennial Hall's Stutzman Lecture Hall.
Relationships, mentorship, education and focus are keys to leadership and professional development says Ronda Lehman, president of Mercy Health.
Bluffton University's Musselman Library will host its seventh annual Celebrate the Library Week, Feb. 4-6 with the tag line: "Celebrating Student Research and Creativity."
Dr. Jane Wood will share "A Life In Story: The Construction of Personal Narrative," during a Colloquium presentation at 4 p.m. on Jan. 31 in Centennial Hall's Stutzman Lecture Hall.
Dr. LaShonda Gurley will present "Walking the Talk: Transforming the Dream into Reality," at 11 a.m. on Jan. 21 in Yoder Recital Hall.
Bluffton University students who participated in long-term cross-cultural experiences in the fall will speak during Forum at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, in Yoder Recital Hall.
Dr. Melissa Michal will share "Genocide of the Mind and Indigenous Resilience," during a Colloquium presentation at 4 p.m. on Jan. 17.
Ronda K. Lehman, president, Mercy Health Lima, will share "My Leadership Journey in Health Care," during forum at 11 a.m. on Jan. 14 in Yoder Recital Hall.
Arthur Woodruff has been appointed as Bluffton University's vice president for fiscal affairs. Woodruff, who is originally from the Lima area, started his role at Bluffton on Jan. 2.
Bluffton University's Grace Albrecht Gallery will host the art exhibit "Human Targets" by Margaret Brostrom and George Cooley, Jan. 8-Feb. 23, 2020.