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September 21, 2017


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Bluffton University to host women’s soccer ID Camp

The women’s soccer team at Bluffton University will host an ID Camp from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, June 17. The camp is open to players aged 15 and up who aspire to compete at the collegiate level. The camp will be an opportunity for high school athletes to improve their skill level through coaching sessions, to understand the training regimen at the collegiate level and to learn about the unique opportunities Bluffton offers student-athletes. The registration fee is $50 and includes lunch and t-shirt.

Daunting task of conducting a 500-voice high school choir

Dr. Crystal Battle Sellers says: Just Dzüge It”

Dr. Crystal Battle Sellers shares
her musical influence with
hundreds of students in Eastern Ohio

When faced with the daunting task of conducting a 500-voice high school choir earlier this year, Dr. Crystal Sellers Battle, department chair and associate professor of music at Bluffton University, had one phrase to keep her in charge of what could have been an overwhelming situation--“Just Dzüge It.”

Bluffton University to host men’s soccer ID Camp

The men’s soccer team at Bluffton University will host an ID Camp from 2 - 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 17. The camp is open to players in high school graduation classes from 2018-2021. The camp will be constructed around the technical, tactical and functional aspects of the college game. Participants will have the opportunity to experience a college training environment while given the chance to be evaluated by the Bluffton University men’s soccer staff. Camp staff is comprised of Bluffton University men’s soccer coaches as well as current players. The cost is $40.

Bluffton University to host Soccer Day Camp

The men’s and women’s soccer teams at Bluffton University will host a Soccer Day Camp Monday, June 12-Thursday, June 15. The camp is open to girls and boys ages 5-13, with sessions taking place from 6-8 p.m. each evening.

Registration fee is $80. Registration forms can be found at blufftonusportscamps.com For more information, contact Rhonda (Gottschalk) Smith, women’s head coach, at gottschalkr@bluffton.edu

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University ultimate Frisbee reunion June 24

The 2017 Bluffton University Ultimate Frisbee reunion will be held 3-6 p.m., Saturday, June 24, on the Mussleman Library green.

This free event is a chance for alumni, current students and faculty members to participate in a family-friendly Ultimate Frisbee tournament either as a player or a spectator.

Bluffton University to host golf scramble July 15

Bluffton University’s 20th annual Alumni and Friends Golf Scramble will be held on Saturday, July 15 at Colonial Golfers Club in Harrod.

Registration for this event is $90 per person or $360 per team. This cost includes greens fee, cart and lunch. To attend the lunch only is $10. Check out the website bluffton.edu/golf for more information or contact Coach James Grandey at grandeyj@bluffton.edu by July 7 to register.

Classes start soon for Bluffton’s Master of Arts in Education program

Dr. Gayle Trollinger: "Teachers can join us from Pennsylvania, Indiana or wherever they live"

Teachers seeking to advance their career can fast-track their plans by enrolling in a Master of Arts in Education program this summer at Bluffton University.

Knezovich and Williams earn All-Region honors

BLUFFTON, Ohio - The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region honorees for the 2016-17 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field season.

To be named All-Region, an athlete must either be ranked in the top-5 of an individual event in the region according to final TFRRS data or be part of a top-3 relay team.

Elvert named assistant men's soccer coach at ONU

BLUFFTON, Ohio - Coach James Kusak, head men’s soccer coach at Bluffton University, is pleased to announce that Sean Elvert, graduate assistant for the past two seasons, has recently been named the new goalkeeper coach at Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio.

HCAC announces Spring All-Academic honors

BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference recently announced the spring honorees of the HCAC All-Academic awards for the 2017 school year. Nineteen Bluffton University athletes were recognized for their efforts in the classroom.