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April 21, 2018

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University hosts employer expo

Event brings students and employers togther on campus

Dozens of Bluffton University students recently received job, interview and networking advice during the spring Employer Expo.

March Madrigal Madness

University Chorale and Camerata Singers concert March 18

Bluffton University will host “March Madrigal Madness,” a concert featuring the University Chorale and Camerata Singers at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 18, in Yoder Recital Hall.
Join us for March Madrigal Madness!  This concert of secular music will trace the history of the madrigal and will feature compositions by Hans Leo Hassler, Thomas Morley, Orlando di Lasso and John Dowland.
This event is free and open to the public.

Bluffton University president-elect, introduced here March 19

Yoder Recital Hall reception open to public

Dr. Jane Wood, president-elect of Bluffton University, will speak to students, faculty, staff and community members during a public introduction at 4 p.m. on Monday, March 19, in Yoder Recital Hall.

Former university dean speaks March 27

About ethics and decision making

Dr. William J. Hawk ’72, professor of philosophy and ethical reasoning in action at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va., will present an Alumni Forum at 11 a.m. on Tuesday,  March 27, in Yoder Recital Hall. 

During his presentation, “Getting Past ‘What Happens in the Ethics Classroom Stays in the Ethics Classroom’: A Strategy for Better Decision Making,” Hawk will discuss research that suggests ethics instruction can improve real-world decision making.  

Elizabethtown College professor gives C. Henry Smith Lecture

March 20 in Stutzman Lecture Hall

Dr. Steven M. Nolt, senior scholar at the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies and professor of history and Anabaptist studies at Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pa., will present the 2018 C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture at Bluffton University.
During the presentation he will examine the debate over military service and conscientious objection in the increasingly diverse Mennonite community of Virginia’s Tidewater area—home to a concentration of military bases and contractors.

Beavers down Edgewood for school-record 8-2 start

March 10, 2018


FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Bluffton University baseball team scored a run in the first and never looked back as the Beavers took down Edgewood College 11-6 on Saturday, March 10. Bluffton improved to 8-2 on the season, notching the best 10-game start in school history! Edgewood fell to 0-1 following its 2018 season opener.