Seven Student Finalists Compete in Bailey Oratorical Contest

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(Posted February 27, 2017)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- Seven Juniata College students will match wits and oratorical styles while hoping to convince listeners that Juniata students have, by virtue of their liberal arts education, can heal the increasing polarization in the United States at the annual John M. and Thomas F. Bailey Oratorical Contest, to be held at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the von Liebig Theatre in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts on the Juniata campus.
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Over 100 Employers to Recruit Students at Juniata Career Day

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(Posted February 20, 2017)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- More than a dozen national companies, as well as local and regional firms, will seek out promising students in search of jobs, internships or networking connections  at Juniata College’s Career Fair, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24, in the Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center intramural gym.
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Former College Coach to Talk on Achieving Greatness

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(Posted February 13, 2017)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Bill Curry, a former college football head coach and professional player, will speak at Juniata College to teach the importance of discovering individual greatness. Curry will be speaking at 7 p.m., on Sunday, March 19, in Rosenberger Auditorium, in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts.
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Group Empowers Young Girls

Group Empowers Young Girls

(Posted February 27, 2017)

Yassim Sarr is the co-founder and co-director of Starfish International, a nonprofit working to inspire and empower young girls (and one boy) to become leaders through education and the teaching of ethical leadership in The Gambia. Women currently make up a little over half of the world’s population, yet 31 million girls aren’t even entering primary school. In places like The Gambia, girls are expected to grow up and get married. Starfish International is working to change this by not only educating the girls, but also helping to build up their confidence.Continue Reading

Tips Distributed on Smart Study Habits

Tips Distributed on Smart Study Habits

(Posted February 24, 2017)

Several Juniata students attended one of the, “Study Smarter Not Harder Workshop,” events on Wednesday in Founders Hall. The session, one of a series which has been ongoing throughout the academic year, covered exam preparation.Continue Reading

Beyond Formulas: History of Calculus

Beyond Formulas: History of Calculus

(Posted February 24, 2017)

            Part of what makes Juniata so special is its interdisciplinary approach to education. Eugene Boman, associate professor of mathematics at Penn State Harrisburg, was invited to give a talk, “Ghosts of Departed Errors,”  while combining history and science to teach the founding of calculus.Continue Reading

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Through the Eyes of an Eagle

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Career Day 2017
Photos by Morgan Horell ’17, Luke Kresse ’20, Sarah Rohrer ’20

Armed with resumes and dressed in business attire, Juniata students networked with more than 300 employees at the campus Career Fair.