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Harding University Spring Sing presents ‘Moments’ April 14-16

April 7, 2022 | Spring Sing | Students, alumni, families, friends and guests of Harding University are invited April 14-16 for the 48th annual Spring Sing. The musical variety show will feature hundreds of students involved in seven productions, plus 23 ensemble cast members and four hosts and hostesses accompanied by the Harding University Jazz Band.  “As Armin Houman once said, ‘Life is not measured
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Harding University partners with first responders for annual disaster drill

March 31, 2022 | Harding University conducted its annual community-wide disaster drill Wednesday, March 30 in Kendall Hall. This year’s exercise simulated a fire. “One of the most important goals of drills like this is to practice working with our local first responders,” said Craig Russell, director of Public Safety. “We all hope that we never face the kinds of emergencies we simulate in these
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Harding University concludes spring distinguished lecture series with best selling author Arthur Brooks

March 17, 2022 | American Studies Institute | The Harding University American Studies Institute will host Harvard professor, bestselling author and The Atlantic columnist Arthur Brooks Thursday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. in the Benson Auditorium.  Brooks teaches public leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School and management practice at the Harvard Business School. Before joining the Harvard faculty in July 2019, he served for ten
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Harding University Offering Nation’s First Master of Science in Cardiac Function and Interventional Technology Program

Degree equips students with vital skills in cardiac interventional technologies, cardiac rhythm management and electrophysiology  Feb. 28, 2022 | CFIT | To meet the growing industry demand for highly trained clinical professionals specializing in cardiac rhythm management and electrophysiology, Harding University has created the first Master of Science in Cardiac Function and Interventional Technology (CFIT) degree program in the nation. Beginning in the fall of
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Art collection depicting Old Testament scenes donated to Harding’s College of Bible and Ministry

Jan. 5, 2021 | Bible | A collection of 40 paintings depicting scenes from the Old Testament is now on display on the second floor of the McInteer Bible and World Missions Center. Designed and created by Danny Helms, the paintings were originally housed in the 1984 Gallery in Texarkana, Arkansas, until shortly after Helms’ death when it was decided they should be donated to
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Harding University recognizes graduates during Fall commencement ceremony

Dec. 15, 2021 | Commencement | Harding University will honor more than 400 candidates for graduation during its fall commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18 in the Benson Auditorium. The ceremony will be livestreamed at streaming.harding.edu.  Members of this semester’s graduating class represent five countries — Bosnia & Herzegovina, China, Honduras, Nigeria and the United Kingdom — as well as 33 states. Degrees will
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College of Education Receives Grant from Forward Arkansas

Dec. 2, 2021 | Cannon-Clary College of Education |  The Harding University Cannon-Clary College of Education has received a $100,000 grant from Forward Arkansas, an organization dedicated to equitably transform learning for everystudent. Harding will participate alongside other higher education institutions to equip educators for challenges faced in the classroom.  “We see the Forward Arkansas Design Collaborative as a support system to transform us from
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Student to jump rope in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, fulfilling decade-long dream

Sophomore math and Bible double-major Jacob Weatherford’s jump-rope career has taken him all around the globe, leading to an opportunity to jump in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year.  Jacob started jumping in the second grade because his friend did not want to join the school jump-roping club alone.  “I was like, ‘Yeah, sure, I’ll do it. Why not?’ and then my friend ended
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Harding University illuminates campus during annual lighting ceremony

Nov. 22, 2021 | Harding Lights | President David Burks will lead the crowd in the countdown to illuminate thousands of lights that will grace the front lawn through New Year’s. Preparations have been underway since October when the University’s physical resources department began hanging lights and Christmas wreaths across campus. All Arkansans are encouraged to add the campus to their lists of light displays
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Harding University hosts Tim Tebow and Arthur Brooks for Spring lecture series

Nov. 18, 2021 | American Studies Institute | The Harding University American Studies Institute will host NCAA champion and Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022, and Harvard professor, bestselling author and The Atlantic columnist Arthur Brooks Thursday, March 31, 2022, for the spring presentations of its distinguished lecture series. Tebow is a two-time national champion, first-round NFL draft pick and Heisman
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