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192 named to Sterling College’s Dean’s Honor Roll | June 4, 2014

The spring 2014 Sterling College Dean’s Honor Roll recognizes 192 students who completed the semester with a 3.50 gpa or better in at least 12 credits of residential work or 10 credits of online work. Students named to the list include:

Edward Femi Adesodun Jr. of Mesquite, Texas,

Brianna Leah Alexander of Lindsborg, Kan.,

Darius K. Alexander of Little Rock, Ark.,

Emily Diane Allen of Hutchinson, Kan.,

David Amador of Pico Rivera, Calif.,

Sterling College sends out 37 on cross-cultural trips | May 28, 2014

Four teams departed from Sterling College over the past week to serve in other countries. The 37 students, staff and alumni traveled to East Asia, Guatemala, India, and Panama.

Caywood, Looney join Sterling College staff | May 28, 2014

Steve Caywood and Garrett Looney joined the staff of Sterling College earlier this month. Caywood returned to Sterling College’s physical plant to serve as director, and Looney became the coordinator of online student services.

Sterling College gains 146 alumni | May 27, 2014

On Saturday, May 17, Sterling College had 146 students turn their tassels to officially become alumni of the College. The 122nd commencement ceremony was held on East Cooper Lawn at 9:45 a.m. with President Scott A. Rich presiding.

Graduates in the Class of 2014 include:

Edward Femi Adesodun Jr. of Mesquite, Texas, B.A. in Art and Design: Graphic Design,

Sterling College students sing in United Kingdom | May 23, 2014

Seventeen Sterling College students, alumni, and Dr. Brad Nix, associate professor of music, will combine musical forces with composer Joseph Martin to perform three concerts in the United Kingdom. They will begin at Southwark Cathedral in London, and travel to York Minster in York, England, and St. Giles’ Cathedral in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Laudermilk awarded Sterling College's McCreery Teaching Award | May 22, 2014

Erin Laudermilk, assistant professor of athletic training, was awarded the 2014 McCreery Teaching Award on Saturday, May 17, at Sterling College’s commencement ceremony.

Trotters receive 2014 Distinguished Service Award | May 22, 2014

The 2014 recipients of Sterling College’s highest alumni award, the Distinguished Service Award, have devoted their lives to serving God and the health and well-being of others. R.C. “Corky” fs69 and Mary (Creswell) ’69 Trotter were recognized for their service at Sterling’s 122nd commencement ceremony held on Saturday, May 17, 2014.

Ehresman, Walker named 2014 SC Outstanding Graduates | May 21, 2014

Each year, two Sterling College students who reflect the ideal Sterling College graduate receive the Professor Fran Jabara Leadership Award in conjunction with the Outstanding Male and Female Graduate award. This year, the award was presented to Nathan Ehresman of Wichita, Kan., and Emily Walker of Sterling, Kan.

Dr. Curtis Beechan named Professor Emeritus of Chemistry | May 21, 2014

Former Professor of Chemistry Dr. Curtis Beechan was conferred the rank of faculty emeritus during Sterling College’s commencement exercises on Saturday, May 17, on the East Cooper Lawn. Beechan taught at the College since 1986.

Sterling College Baseball Scoreboard Dedication | May 20, 2014

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the new baseball scoreboard on the Sterling College baseball field  was dedicated. The scoreboard was damage last year in a wind storm.  Florence Hill, a 1950 graduate of Sterling College, was visiting the campus last fall and saw the damaged scoreboard. She was wanting to do something for her alma matar. Florence met her sweetheart, Ollie, at Sterling College. He was a avid baseball fan and she was excited about the opportunity to honor his life by donating the funds to buy the new scoreboard.