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Jeff Gundy to discuss semester in Lithuania

Jeff Gundy, professor of English at Bluffton University, will devote a campus colloquium on Friday, Oct. 2, to his spring 2015 sabbatical in Lithuania. Free and open to the public, his presentation will begin at 4 p.m. in the Kreider Room in Marbeck Center.

Gundy, who also chairs Bluffton’s humanities division, spent last spring semester teaching at LCC International University in Klaipeda, Lithuania. LCC International is an English-language liberal arts university with about 600 students from all over Eastern Europe and a number of Mennonites on the faculty and staff.

University cross-cultural forums on Sept. 29

Two groups of Bluffton University students will relate their cross-cultural experiences from last spring during campus forums at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, in Founders Hall. The presentations are free and open to the public.

Students who traveled to China, Chicago, Great Britain, Kentucky and Botswana will recount their experiences at the 11 a.m. session. 

Presenters at the 7 p.m. forum will be students who went to San Antonio, Haiti, New Orleans and Bolivia.

Women's Soccer pitches 2-0 shutout of Grace

September 23, 2015
By: Adriane Bruner, sports information assistant


BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Bluffton University Women’s Soccer team outplayed Grace Bible College, maintaining possession throughout the entire game to earn the 2-0 victory. The Beavers jumped to 3-4 on the season while the Tigers dropped to 3-2-1.

Bluffton men fall at Wittenberg under the lights

September 22, 2015
By: Ryan Schadewald, sports information assistant


SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - The Bluffton University men’s soccer team traveled to Springfield and struggled in a 4-0 defeat at the hands of the Wittenberg University Tigers on Tuesday, Sept. 22.  The Beavers fell to 0-6 on the campaign while the win pushed the Tigers to 3-5-2.

Brown named HCAC Hitter of the Week

September 21, 2015

BLUFFTON, Ohio - Jenny Brown (St. Marys/Memorial) led the Beavers to a perfect 4-0 mark at the Wooster Invitational and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on offense for the week ending September 20, 2015. 

Volleyball caps off 4-0 weekend at Wooster

By: Samantha Granger, sports information assistant

Capital Stats  I  Wooster Stats

Cross Country harriers perform well at Otterbein

Women's Results  I  Men's results

WESTERVILLE, Ohio - The Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams saw action at the Otterbein University Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 19, for once getting to race in dry, non-course flooded conditions.

Cleary downs Women's Soccer 2-0 at Alumni Field

By: Kevin Christie, sports information assistant


BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Bluffton University Women’s Soccer team was unable to get the victory against Cleary University in a hard fought match that ended 2-0 in favor of the visitors. The Beavers dipped to 2-4 while the Cougars improved to 3-4. 

Men's Soccer suffers 6-2 loss to Otterbein

By: Griffin Kuras, sports information assistant


BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Bluffton University’s Men’s Soccer team welcomed Otterbein University to Alumni Field and the Beavers were unable to keep up as they slipped to 0-5 on the season. The home squad took a tough 6-2 loss as the Cardinals boosted their record to 2-3-1 on the young season.

University honors Marcia Gallant, Charles Stapleton

Bluffton University will celebrate service, achievement and charitable giving at the President’s Banquet on Homecoming Saturday, Oct. 10. Dr. James M. Harder, university president, will host a reception beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Burcky Gym, followed by the banquet at 6:30 p.m. in Founders Hall.

Two alumni awards will be presented during the banquet.