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.
Sixty-one Harding University athletes recieved Academic All-Great American Conference honors for the winter/spring sports season. For student-athletes to be recognized on the Academic All-Conference team, they must have reached sophomore athletic and academic standing (true freshmen and redshirt freshmen are not eligible) and must have completed at least one full academic year at the nominating institution. In addition, their grade-point average must be a minimum of 3.30 based on the 4.0 system. The GPA is cumulative for the athlete's entire collegiate career. Harding, an NCAA Division II school located in Searcy, Arkansas, led the 12-team conference with 61 student-athletes receiving Academic All-GAC during the winter/spring sports seasons and a total of 112 honorees during the 2015-16 season.
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.
Harding University students depart May 23 for a six-week European study abroad program developed for art and design students.
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.
Harding University has awarded 27 incoming freshmen with University's Trustee Scholarship, which is a full-tuition scholarship for four years of undergraduate courses.
The Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration awarded outstanding student awards to a junior and senior in each major.
Harding University inducted more than 70 students into the school's chapter of Alpha Chi National Honor Society.
Students at Harding University participated in the 43rd annual Spring Sing musical variety show.
Members have been selected for the 2015-16 Harding University Chorus. Following auditions at the beginning of the fall semester, students were chosen for the 60-member ensemble that performs on and off campus.
The following local residents were welcomed to the Harding University College of Pharmacy at the annual white coat ceremony Aug. 17.