LEXINGTON, Ky. - Despite an impressive comeback by the Bluffton women, the nationally-ranked Pioneers of Transylvania University were too much for the Beavers to handle. The loss ends Bluffton's record-breaking season with a mark of 18-9, two more wins than the 1995-96 squad that went 16-9.
Posted by Fred Steiner on February 25, 2015 - 6:07pm
Bluffton University’s Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR), an educational program for retirees, is offering 10 courses on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays this spring, beginning March 23.
Each course costs $50; the cost to take three or more is $100. Registration and, if applicable, course fees are due at the time of registration; the deadline is March 20. Most classes will meet in the ILR classroom, located in Shultz Hall of Riley Court on campus.
Posted by Fred Steiner on February 24, 2015 - 6:06pm
Several Bluffton University students heard stories of nonviolence from an unlikely felon and explored peacemaking methods to build a bridge between faiths at this year’s Intercollegiate Peace Fellowship Conference.
Held at Hesston (Kan.) College from Feb. 13-15, the conference focused on “Overcoming Evil: Ordinary People Making a Difference.” It featured seminars discussing ways to overcome evil with good by following Jesus’ example of peace, as well as a keynote lecture by the Rev. John Dear, a peace advocate and Nobel Prize nominee.