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May 27, 2017


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Who ya for? The answer: both. This ONU and OSU supporter wears his school loyalty on his sleeve...or, in this case, his license plate. The two-university plate was spotted on a black Altima on ONU's campus.

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Hickey goes 4-of-5 in 8-3 loss at Earlham

April 4, 2017


RICHMOND, Ind. - The Bluffton University baseball team dropped an 8-3 decision at Earlham College on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. The Quakers defeated Bluffton for the second straight Tuesday, improving to 10-7 overall and 5-3 in the Heartland Conference. Bluffton slipped to 10-8 and 3-5 in the HCAC.

April 22 Riley Creek Festival offers lots of family-friendly activities

You won't want to miss the duck race

Bluffton University will host the annual Riley Creek Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22, in the Sommer Center.

Open to the public, the festival will feature block-party-style events including:
• family-friendly inflatables,
• three live musical acts,
• games hosted by student organizations
• Rubber Duck Race on Riley Creek

University senior's two-act play debuts

The idea developed during her teaching field placement

Senior breaks barriers through theatre

Bluffton University senior Brianna Lugibihl combined her love of theatre, education and social change to create “DEMO,” a two-act play which recently debuted at Bluffton University.

The middle-childhood education major from Gomer explored topics of mental health, rape and sexual assault in the production.

Von Sossan tosses four-hit shutout in Manchester finale

April 2, 2017

Game 1 StatsGame 2 Stats

BLUFFTON, Ohio - A four-hit complete-game shutout by Jaylen Von Sossan (Ottawa/Ottawa-Glandorf) helped the Bluffton University baseball team avoid a sweep at the hands of Manchester University on Sunday, April 2, 2017. Bluffton moved to 10-7 overall and 3-4 in the Heartland Conference, while Manchester upped its mark to 7-12 and 4-4 in the HCAC after the series victory.

Softball drops HCAC openers to Transy

April 2, 2017
By: Colton Steiner, sports information assistant

Game 1 Stats  I  Game 2 Stats

Lyons shatters 10,000m mark in St. Louis

March 31, 2017


ST. LOUIS, Mo. - In the cool of a St. Louis night, junior Kris Lyons (Vickery/Margaretta) and freshman Dakota Frost (Edgerton/Hicksville) both ran under-school record 10,000 meter races on Friday, March 31.

Track runs at Otterbein April Fool's Invite

April 2, 2017


WESTERVILLE, Ohio - On a cold, damp Saturday more suited to lobster fishing off the coast of Maine, the Bluffton University track and field team continued to hone their skills in preparation for the upcoming All-Ohio and HCAC Conference championship meets.

Baseball falls to Manchester despite 13 K's for Bowman

April 1, 2017


BLUFFTON, Ohio - The Bluffton University baseball team opened its three-game series on Saturday afternoon with a 5-1 loss to Manchester University. Bluffton fell to 9-6 overall and 2-3 in the Heartland Conference, while the Spartans upped their mark to 6-11 and 3-3 in the HCAC.

Field notes on beauty

Jeff Gundy: We all have a hunger for beauty

How do you encapsulate an idea as abstract as beauty? According to Dr. Jeff Gundy, professor of English at Bluffton University, beauty “does not respond well to mere reason.”

Dr. James Logan presents Keeney Peace Lecture April 11

Speaker is director of African and African American Studies, Earldom

Author and professor Dr. James Logan will present “The Art of Hip Hop, Religion and Culture in Civil Society” during Forum at 11 a.m. on April 11 in Yoder Recital Hall. 

This is the 2017 Keeney Peace Lecture at Bluffton University. The event is free and open to the public. 

Logan is a professor of religion and professor and director of African and African American Studies at Earlham (Richmond, Ind.) College. His teaching and research cover many areas including relationships between religion, ethics and politics in civil and public life.