"It was inspiring to know there are organizations and people who are doing things-so often the news is only negative," said Jaclyn Coxwell, a senior at Sterling College, after meeting with representatives from World Vision, a Christian organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. It is one of the largest relief organizations in the world.
Dr. Paul J. Maurer, Sterling College president, and Andrew Tash and Ken Troyer, both assistant professors in the communications department, have spoken at formal occasions recently, and Dr. Brad Nix, chair of the music department, has had another composition accepted for publication.
On Sunday, December 6, at 3:30 p.m. in Upper Wilson Hall, the Sterling College music department will present "Celebrate Christmas." The public is invited to kick off the holiday season with music performed by the Sterling College concert band, concert choir, and the Sterling chorale.
On November 12 Sterling College and Hutchinson Community College announced an articulation agreement that guarantees the transfer of credits between the two institutions. Sterling College's Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Troy Peters and HCC President Dr. Edward Berger signed the agreement. "For transfer students, there is always the concern that some credits will not transfer," said Peters. "This agreement takes away that concern."