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Students to serve in nine countries | May 22, 2013

The semester is finished, but over 60 students, faculty and staff are still on campus at Sterling College preparing to leave on mission trips to nine countries. The teams began leaving May 20 and arrive back in the United States by June 5.

Ehresman, Mitchell Named Outstanding Students | May 22, 2013

Tillie Ehresman of Sterling, Kan., and Micah Mitchell of Broomfield, Colo., were named Outstanding Male and Female Students and received the 2013 Professor Fran Jabara Leadership Award.

Froese awarded Faculty Emeritus of Psychology | May 22, 2013

Professor of Psychology Dr. Arnold Froese was conferred the rank of Faculty Emeritus of Psychology during Sterling College’s commencement exercises on Saturday, May 18. Froese has worked for the College since 1974 and served as chair of the psychology department.

Jaeger '00 joins Board of Trustees | May 16, 2013

Sterling College has elected alumnus Matthew Jaeger ’00 to the Board of Trustees during the spring meeting.

Goertzen, Wood to speak at commencement activities | May 15, 2013

On Saturday, May 18, 135 graduates will walk across the stage in the 2013 Sterling College Commencement Ceremony at 9:45 a.m. on East Cooper Lawn on the Sterling College campus. Dr.

Nix and Gage to perform joint recital | May 13, 2013

Dr. Brad Nix, associate professor of music, and Ryan Gage, visiting vocalist, will perform a joint recital on Tuesday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at the Sterling United Presbyterian Church. Gage is the minister of worship and arts at the Hutchinson First Church of the Nazarene in Hutchinson, Kan. The free recital is open to the public with a reception to follow.

Baseball Stamps Ticket to NAIA World Series | May 13, 2013

With a 1-0 victory over No. 2 Oklahoma City, No. 15 Sterling (Kan.) will make its first ever trip to the NAIA World Series. Sterling can now add the title NAIA Oklahoma City Opening Round Champion to the titles of Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) Co-Champion and KCAC Tournament Champion.

Art and Design adds photography concentration | May 9, 2013

The Sterling College Department of Art and Design is adding a concentration in photography, available to students beginning in the fall semester of 2013. The new concentration focuses primarily on digital photography, but print photography will also be taught during the course work.

Joel Wood to speak at Baccalaureate Ceremony | May 9, 2013

Joel Wood, pastor at the Sterling Reformed Presbyterian Church in Sterling, Kan., will be the speaker for the 2013 Sterling College Baccalaureate Ceremony. His speech is titled “The Word and the Rest of Your Life.” The service will take place on Friday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Culbertson Auditorium on the Sterling College campus. A reception will follow on the south side of Spencer Hall.

The Stir student newspaper receives bronze award | May 9, 2013

The student newspaper, The Stir, recently received a bronze award at the annual Kansas Collegiate Media Conference held April 14-15 in Wichita, Kan.