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Bluffton University awards faculty grants, sabbaticals

Mike Edmiston to retire after 37 years as a faculty member

Bluffton University faculty members were recognized at the academic year-end Dean’s Reception for grants, sabbaticals and other development opportunities that they have been awarded.

The following faculty have received summer 2015 Bluffton University Research Center grants, which provide $3,000 and up to $600 for research-related expenses:

Rose-Hulman scores twice in ninth for 2-1 victory

April 26, 2015
By: Ryan Schadewald, sports information assistant


Jeremy Amstutz, grandson of Mary Amstutz, this year's May Day king

Bluffton University’s annual May Day ceremony is moving to a new time this year—1:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 2—but its traditional elements remain the same, including the crowning of a king and queen and the Maypole dance by first-year students.

Filling those roles this year are seniors Jeremy Amstutz of Cassopolis, Mich., and Julia Thomas of Springfield, Ohio—the May Day king and queen—and 16 first-year students who will perform the Maypole dance.

Bluffton alumnae give back with May 2 reunion recital

Kathryn (Lehman) Harsha and Kirsten Halker-Kratz are giving back to the Bluffton University music department that helped mold them 20 years ago.

Harsha and Halker-Kratz, who graduated from Bluffton in 1995 and ’96, respectively, are returning to campus Saturday, May 2, for a piano and organ recital that will also serve as a fundraiser for the music department. The May Day event will begin at 4:30 p.m. in Yoder Recital Hall.

Drew Luginbuhl named distinguished scholar in information technology and mathematics

Bluffton University recognized many of its top students for their academic achievements at the annual Academic Awards and Honors Forum on April 21.

Honored as distinguished scholars in their respective academic areas were 36 seniors. Drew Luginbuhl of Bluffton was named distinguished scholar in two programs—information technology and mathematics.

Beavers rout Manchester for HCAC tourney berth

April 22, 2015
By: Ryan Ebbeskotte, sports information assistant

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Bluffton University musical offers "magical mashup"

You may have seen some of the musicals referenced in this year’s May Day musical at Bluffton University, whether on stage, film or both.

You may have even seen some of them produced at Bluffton in the 1970s, ‘80s and ‘90s, during what is now a century-old tradition of May Day theatricals on campus.