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By the numbers

Lectureship  99  years of Lectureship at Harding. Join us next fall for our special 100th year!  7 singing groups performed throughout this year’s event. 92 total lectures taught this year by a variety of talented speakers 6  student lectures this year 10 years of the Kenneth V. Neller Preacher’s Workshop 102+ total attendees of the annual Women’s Ministry Workshop this year Message from keynote speaker
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By the numbers

Did you know? 560  Frequency of Memphis, Tennessee, radio station WHBQ, owned by Harding from 1946-56 19   Swings on campus 443 Inscribed brick pavers in campus sidewalks 375,000+  Print and microform items in Brackett Library $68,000 Total repayment of the mortgage, which was celebrated with a bonfire on Thanksgiving Day 1939. 1964 Year Harding acquired its first and only live mascot, Benny the Bison
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Sports by the numbers

28 Hitting streak by senior Chris Witzke as he recorded a hit in 28 straight baseball games, smashing the old record of 15 games set by Billy Ninemire in 2013. 17 Number of lead changes in men’s basketball’s 76-73 upset of eventual Great American Conference regular-season champion Southeastern Oklahoma on Jan. 1. 50+ & 100+ Senior Hannah Collins became the first Lady Bison basketball player
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By the numbers: Holiday lights

5  Weeks to prepare the display 75 Women for Harding and Greenskeeper Garden Club volunteers who refreshthe wreaths 10+ Members of the physical resources departmentwho hang the lights 500,000  Total LED lights 320 Wreaths 245 Hours lights are on duringthe holiday season 15  Years of lights at Harding
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Football records by the numbers

During the Bisons 49-10 victory over Southern Nazarene Oct. 9, senior fullback Cole Chancey becomes Harding’s career rushing leader, breaking the mark of 4,214 yards held by the late Alan “Snake” Dixon since 1973. Dixon’s widow, Belinda, and son, Jad, are presented with a football by Coach Simmons during a brief ceremony at halftime to honor Dixon and Chancey. 284 Rushing yards by Bison Hall
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By the numbers

2020-21 Accolades No. 1  Best Faith-Based College or University in Arkansas by PLEXUSS  Best Value College in Arkansas by SmartAsset RN Program in Arkansas by RegisteredNursing.com No. 2  Best Colleges in Arkansas by Intelligent No. 4  Best Christian Colleges in 2020  by Best Value Schools Best Value Education School in the U.S. By College Factual No. 9 Best Degrees in International Business by Study.com (No. 1 in Arkansas)
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Sports by the numbers

.403 Hitting percentage of David Butterfield, the 11th Bison baseball player to hit over .400 for a season and the first since Jason Nappi hit .413 in 2010. 19.2 Career scoring average of two-time honorable mention All-GAC basketball player Romio Harvey in 42 games as a Bison, good for third all-time. 1,244 Career point totals for senior women’s basketball player Carissa Caples, who ranks 12th
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By the numbers: Sizing up Chartwells for the fall

715 Transactions on the Boost mobile ordering app 6,000+  Meals delivered to students in quarantine and isolation 10,000+ Meal swipes used per week in the dining hall  400 Number of students allowed in the dining hall at a time to maintain social distancing 600+  Meal exchanges used per day in the student center food court options  130  Students served in the dining hall after on-campus classes
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Sports by the numbers

11,220  Total square feet of the Hatcher indoor facility. 5  Number of rooms plus two restrooms  6  Number of lifting stations in the weight room 148-by-60  Size of playing area in feet
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