Army ROTC Orientation Scheduled for Aug. 25

Army ROTC Orientation Scheduled for Aug. 25

Returning, new, and prospective cadets can all participate in Army ROTC Orientation, August 25 at 10 a.m. at Maranatha. The event is mandatory for all cadets. Visitors and spectators are welcome. The day will include a variety of demonstrations, competitions, and team building activities, and ends with a free sub sandwich lunch. Orientation begins in [Continue Reading...]

U.S. Senate Candidate Thompson Visits Campus

U.S. Senate Candidate Thompson Visits Campus

“You have a nursing program?” “You have ROTC?” “Wait, you have a Sport Management degree?” Former Wisconsin Governor and U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson seemed surprised at the breadth of education available at Maranatha when he visited campus July 13. The surprise was warranted; after all, Maranatha has come a long way since Thompson was [Continue Reading...]

Commencement: Lifelong Learning, Memorable Achievements

Commencement: Lifelong Learning, Memorable Achievements

See Graduation photo galleries here Graduating from college is a terrific accomplishment, whether you complete your studies in three years or almost 30. Maranatha’s 2012 Commencement ceremony included a wide spectrum of students among its 157 College and 19 Seminary graduates. The Class of 2012 was the third-largest in College history. Friday’s conferral of degrees [Continue Reading...]

Davis to Graduates: Love God

Davis to Graduates: Love God

See Graduation photo galleries here John Davis asked the Class of 2012 to consider the most important lesson they have learned at Maranatha, then speculated as to their answers. Nursing students, Davis guessed, might say performing an emergency tracheotomy; for teacher education majors, classroom management; for business majors, investment strategies; for biblical studies majors, proper [Continue Reading...]

Nagel Wins Nightingale Award at Nurse Pinning

Nagel Wins Nightingale Award at Nurse Pinning

See Graduation photo galleries here Leah Nagel just seems to have a way with cranky people. “Leah can talk even the most bitter man into doing just about anything,” Maranatha Nursing Department Chair Kelly Crum said of Nagel, named winner of the Florence Nightingale Best Bedside Nurse Award during Thursday morning’s Nurse Pinning Ceremony. “She [Continue Reading...]

Why Every Music Student Should Be In a Musical

Maranatha just finished it’s ninth and final performance of the musical, Anne of Green Gables under the direction of Carol Senn Ruffin. The orchestra was conducted by Dr. David Brown. The cast, crew, and musicians received outstanding reviews from the community, special guests, the student body, and faculty and staff. According to the orchestra members, Maranatha’s [Continue Reading...]

Pabón is Guest Conductor for Concert

Pabón is Guest Conductor for Concert

Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra Conductor Dr. Roselin Pabón will be the guest conductor Feb. 21 when the Maranatha Symphony Orchestra presents a free concert. The event will take place at 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown. The featured soloist will be violinist Leanna York, winner of Maranatha’s second annual Concerto Competition. Dr. Pabón [Continue Reading...]

Homeschool Days: February 10, 2012

Homeschool Days: February 10, 2012

February 10, 2012, is a great time for homeschooled students and their parents to visit the Maranatha campus. Homeschool Days will be packed with fun and informative activities, including the annual Artist Series musical concert. Prospective students and their parents are invited to visit with faculty from the academic departments, drop into various college classes, [Continue Reading...]

Music Alumni Will Perform Artist Series

Maranatha music alumni Daniel Brier (violinist and conductor), Teresa Herbert (hornist and educator), and Christin Peterson Kieckhafer (vocalist and educator) will be performing Maranatha’s Artist Series on February 10, 2012 at 7:00. Don’t miss out on this special event. Read more about the performers and event. See Photos from Artist Series

Alumni Return for Artist Series

Alumni Return for Artist Series

Three of Maranatha’s most accomplished Music Department graduates return to campus Feb. 10 for the annual Artist Series concert. Conductor and violinist Daniel Brier, hornist Teresa Herbert, and vocalist and pianist Christin Kieckhafer will combine their talents in a performance for students and the general public at 7 p.m. in the college gymnasium. They will [Continue Reading...]