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[15 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]

In these financially troublesome times, anyone who can beat the market deserves a little recognition. When Wittenberg’s investment club, WittInvest, outperformed the S&P 500, it earned more than that – the student club was recently featured on the personal finance…

Around Myers Hollow, Fall 2008 »

[30 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]
Late Chemistry Professor Inspires Generosity

Recipient of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching in 1980, the university’s top faculty award, Howard Curry, professor of chemistry, was hailed as an “excellent teacher” and “learned force” during his decades of service to Wittenberg.

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[2 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]
Hunt Leads University’s Admission Efforts

Karen Hunt, who previously served as the No. 2 person in admission for a decade, has returned to serve as director of admission following the departure of Brad Pochard ’01, who accepted the same post at Furman University in South Carolina.

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[2 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Wittenberg’s Board of Directors began the 2008-09 academic year with four new faces. Frederick B. Mitchell ’69, James J. Henson ’75, Richard Sterling ’69 and The Rev. Jonathon Eilert ’93 each were elected to a three-year term.
An award-winning sportswriter for the Chicago Tribune, Mitchell has authored numerous books, including one with Earl Woods, father of PGA golfer Tiger Woods, and in 2000 delivered the keynote address to the graduating class at his alma mater.