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August 14, 2018Earlier this summer, nine Earlhamites, a majority of whom have never traveled outside of the United States, worked alongside medical professionals from the Foundation for the International Medical Relief for Children (FIMRC) across Costa Rica.
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August 10, 2018In conjunction with a meeting of its Board of Trustees on Saturday, August 11, 2018, Earlham College is cooperating with a group of concerned alumni who have organized an event called, “Holding Earlham College in the Light.”
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August 07, 2018Earlham College boasts some of the nation’s best classroom experiences and most active student governments, according to The Princeton Review’s Best 384 Colleges. For its 2019 guide, Earlham ranks 7th for “Best Classroom Experience,” and 20th for “Most Active Student Government.”
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August 06, 2018Abhay Chaudhary ’20 earned the first-place prize for his mastery of medical terminology during the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) international conference in Dallas, Texas. Last spring, Chaudhary also swept three competitions during HOSA’s Indiana conference.
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July 19, 2018EPIC (the Earlham Program for an Integrated Curriculum) is designed to provide access to the best Earlham has to offer — for every student regardless of background or academic area of study. This program is part of Earlham’s attempt to highlight the distinctive qualities of an Earlham education to prospective students and their families.
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July 11, 2018An anonymous donor has once again given Earlham College a surprise gift of $1 million for student scholarships. It is the second such gift in as many years and comes at the heels of a record $2 million in giving to the Earlham Fund during the 2017-18 fiscal year.
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June 27, 2018Alan Price has announced his resignation after leading Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion since July 1, 2017. He will conclude his work at the College on July 31, 2018 and assist with the transition to new leadership.
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June 21, 2018Beth Jackson ’06 and Steve Melamed ’06 lead outdoor expeditions across some of the world’s most striking geographical features. In the decade-plus since graduating from Earlham, they have equipped students with the know-how to survive and navigate rugged terrain and open water.
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June 11, 2018Earlham College is pursuing a national credential to signal the effectiveness of its commitment to community engagement with its neighbors in Richmond, nationally and globally. The College will apply for the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Classification for Community Engagement in 2019.
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May 08, 2018Curious about what Earlhamites do after graduation? See examples from the Class of 2018.
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May 04, 2018Four Earlham students won $10,000 grants for summer peace projects in South Korea, Nepal and Richmond.
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May 02, 2018Five Earlhamites have advanced to compete at the Health Occupations Students of America’s (HOSA) National Leadership Conference in Texas in just their first year of competition.
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May 01, 2018Earlhamites swept the 2018 Indiana Chinese Language Competition held earlier this month at the Confucius Institute at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
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April 19, 2018Sonia Norton ’18 is the latest Earlhamite to be selected as a Fulbright Scholar as part of the United States’ flagship government exchange program. The Politics major from Los Angeles will serve as an English Teaching Assistant in India during the 2018-19 academic year. Fulbright recipients receive three weeks of teaching and language training and are paid a stipend to cover living expenses for the year.
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April 16, 2018A major new college completion initiative at Earlham College this year is keeping students in the classroom who otherwise may be at risk of dropping out for financial reasons.
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April 10, 2018Six Environmental Studies seniors — Eli Ramthun, Andy Landy, Malia Staab, Tommy Murphy, Leila Jakobson and Ziqi Wang — have launched a public fundraising campaign and master planning process at Richmond’s Middlefork Reservoir.
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April 09, 2018When Damián A. Almiron Bonnin ’10 was a young child dreaming of becoming a doctor and helping people, he probably had no idea that he would be leading research that may improve the survival rates of patients with certain brain tumors.
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April 09, 2018As winner of the Earlham Prize for Creative Capitalism, Mashinani Farmers Initiative will partner with small-scale farmers in Kenya to address poor farm yields and a shortage of food.
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March 15, 2018Earlham Professor of Biology John Iverson has joined hundreds of biologists from around the world in opposing a proposal to radically overhaul the way in which animals and plants are named and defined.
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March 09, 2018The EPIC Advantage, the offer to every student of a funded summer internship, project or collaborative research experience, is paying dividends in its first year as the signature component of the Earlham experience.
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March 05, 2018Two teams of Earlham College students will compete in this month’s regional finals of the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for the social good. The teams will compete at events in San Francisco and Mexico City in the hopes of reaching the finals and a chance at the grand prize.
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March 01, 2018Earlham College is supportive of its students, faculty and staff and their rights to engage in civil protest in the spirit of creating a more peaceful and just world.
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February 07, 2018Bean Voyage, a non-profit social enterprise founded by young Earlham College graduates, has won the Grand Prize in the Facebook Social Entrepreneurship Award. This international competition for companies dedicated to the social good co-sponsored by the charity, One Young World.
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February 01, 2018The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded funding to Earlham College’s Joseph Moore Museum to begin a long-term preservation project of the Egyptian mummy in its collection.
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January 25, 2018Being a man of his word is important to Charles Davis ’18, and that trait helped him to be named Volunteer of the Year by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Wayne County. Davis, who grew up in Chicago’s foster care system, says he knows from experience how kids need someone they can trust and depend on.
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January 23, 2018Earlham College’s commitment to making an exceptional liberal arts education affordable for students and their families is recognized in The Princeton Review’s “Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck.”
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January 18, 2018Landrum Bolling, the president of Earlham College from 1958-73, died on Wednesday, Jan. 17. He was 104. A world-renowned scholar on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict who tirelessly sought for peace in the Middle East, Bolling transformed Earlham into a national and international institution.
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December 22, 2017Continued validation of Earlham’s extraordinary academics, strong graduate outcomes and affordability comes from Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s "300 Best College Values" for 2018.
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December 15, 2017Eleanor Baude-Phillips ’17 embarked on a funded international teaching experience to add new credentials to her growing resume. She is among a select group of recent graduates from across the country to be named a Fulbright Scholar for the 2017-18 academic year.
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December 11, 2017Mike Deibel, professor of Chemistry and co-director of Earlham’s Center for Global Health, has been named as the next president-elect of the National Association of Advisors for the Health Profession, Inc.
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