Harding University was established in 1924 on the idea of integrating faith, learning and living. For more information about our institution visit our website: www.harding.edu. (see more)
Harding University was established in 1924 on the idea of integrating faith, learning and living. For more information about our institution visit our website: www.harding.edu.
More than 750 students received diplomas at Harding University's commencement exercises on Dec. 17, 2016. Graduates include students from the College of Allied Health, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Bible and Ministry, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Carr College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy and College of Sciences.
More than 750 students received diplomas at Harding University's commencement exercises on May 7, 2016. Graduates include students from the College of Allied Health, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Bible and Ministry, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Carr College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy and College of Sciences.
The Harding women's soccer team had six players named All-Great American Conference on Wednesday. Bethany Sutherland, Hannah Wilhelm and Melita Sutherland were named first team, Morgan Springborn and Carley Stevens were second team and Jessica Woessner was honorable mention.
Harding senior offensive lineman Eric Mitchell, junior offensive lineman Bryce Bray and senior defensive lineman Cordell Zalenski each earned CoSIDA Academic All-District 3 honors Thursday. It was the first time since 2010 that Harding placed three members on the academic all-district team.
Seventeen students were inducted into Phi Sigma Iota, the University chapter of the foreign language honor society. To qualify, juniors or seniors with majors and/or minors in foreign languages must maintain a GPA above 3.0 and be in the top 35 percent of their class.
Harding University inducted more than 100 students into the school's chapter of Alpha Chi National Honor Society during a ceremony Oct. 16. Alpha Chi is a nationally acclaimed honor society designed to commend academic excellence in universities across the nation. Harding's chapter, called the Arkansas Eta chapter, is for the upper 10 percent of the junior and senior classes from all academic fields who have earned a minimum 3.85 grade point average over at least 80 course hours. It is also open to graduate students who rank in the top 10 percent of their specific program.
Harding University has awarded 27 incoming freshmen with University's Trustee Scholarship, which is a full-tuition scholarship for four years of undergraduate courses.
Students have been selected as members of the 2016-17 Harding University Concert Choir.
Students have been selected for the 2016-17 Harding University Jazz Band.
Students at Harding University depart Sept. 7 for a three-month semester studying in Asia and Australia at Harding University in Australasia (HUA).
Students at Harding University depart Sept. 15 for a three-month semester studying at the University's campus in Florence, Italy.
Students at Harding University left Aug. 31 for a three-month semester to study at the University's campus in Greece.
Harding University student Paul Pearson participated in U.S. Senator John Boozman's summer internship program in Washington D.C.
Global Outreach will send more than 80 students to more than 20 countries this summer to complete various internships and mission trips. Summer mission trips are anywhere from 2 to 6 weeks long and are geared towards students who have never been on an overseas mission trip or who are not interested in long-term mission work in the future. These groups are led by a University faculty member and fulfill specific mission goals such as teaching English, hosting Vacation Bible School, or completing other projects with area churches.
The following local residents were welcomed to the Harding University College of Pharmacy at the annual white coat ceremony Aug. 17.