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Honors College hosts West Point military academy instructor

Feb. 14, 2018 | Honors | The Harding University Honors College will host Capt. Ryan O. Scott, instructor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, as part of the L.C. Sears Collegiate Seminar Series at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20 in Cone Chapel. Scott will speak on the topic “The Christian Soldier: Calling or Contradiction?” The event is open to the public
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Finley Center hosts STEM leadership event for young women

Feb. 6, 2018 The Harding University Finley STEM Center hosted nearly 200 students from Arkansas high schools for its STEM Leadership for Girls event Thursday, Feb. 1. Students from schools in Cleburne, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties attended. The event, which is funded by a Perkins Grant through the Arkansas STEM Coalition, provides the opportunity for ninth through 12th graders to hear from women working
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Theatre department presents musical ‘James and the Giant Peach’

Jan. 31, 2018 | Theatre | The Harding University theatre department will present “James and the Giant Peach” at 7 p.m. Feb. 8-10 and 15-17 in the Ulrey Performing Arts Center. The show is directed by Professor Robin Miller. “This is a very fun show with some wonderfully tender moments,” said Miller. “It is children’s theatre that is as much, if not more, fun for
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CSD to host free community forum on dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Jan. 29, 2018 | Communication Sciences & Disorders | The Harding University College of Allied Health and department of communication sciences and disorders will host a free community forum on dementia and Alzheimer’s disease at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 in Reynolds Recital Hall. Keynote speaker Becky Khayum will present “Overview of Dementia Syndromes and Practical Strategies for Memory and Communication.” Khayum is co-founder and
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‘Wicked’ and ‘Les Miserables’ leading lady continues Arts and Life Concert Series

Jan. 25, 2018 | Arts & Life | Harding University will host Broadway’s “Bright Star” Carmen Cusack at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2 in the Administration Auditorium as the fourth performance of this year’s Arts and Life Concert Series. A Theatre World Award winner and 2016 Tony Award nominee for best actress, Cusack will present an evening of her musical favorites. Cusack is an actress
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Harding’s College of Pharmacy celebrates 10-year milestone

Jan 8, 2018 | Pharmacy | The Harding University College of Pharmacy hosted a celebration Jan. 8 as it reached a 10-year milestone in the program’s history. Students, faculty and alumni met at Robbins Sanford Grand Hall in Searcy to enjoy fellowship and refreshments with colleagues, family and friends. Dr. Tim Howard serves as one of the college’s experiential education directors and has been a
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Women for Harding presents annual party with princesses and superheroes

Jan. 11, 2018 | Women for Harding | Women for Harding will host the sixth annual Princess and Superhero Party from 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 in the Heritage Auditorium of the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. All ages are welcomed. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Snacks, crafts, activities and fun are part of the event, which also includes Harding students dressed
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Women for Harding brings The Oak Ridge Boys back to Searcy

January 12, 2018 | Women for Harding | Women for Harding presents The Oak Ridge Boys with special guest Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers in concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22 in Benson Auditorium. The concert is part of the group’s 2018 “Shine the Light” tour. The Oak Ridge Boys are an American country and gospel vocal quartet most well known for hits
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Fall commencement to be held Dec. 16

Dec. 13, 2017 Harding University’s fall commencement will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 in Benson Auditorium celebrating the accomplishments of nearly 400 students. Members of this semester’s graduating class represent seven countries including China, Sudan, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands as well as 39 different states and the District of Columbia. Nineteen different degrees will be conferred from the College of Allied Health, College
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