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  • “That’s my favorite picture of Willard.” Laura Habacker stands outside the front door of her office, gesturing at the larger-than-life portrait of Willard Houghton that hangs on the library walls. […] 0

    Just Like Us: Houghton Archives

    “That’s my favorite picture of Willard.” Laura Habacker stands outside the front door of her office, gesturing at the larger-than-life portrait of Willard Houghton that hangs on the library walls. […]

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  • Middle school is usually a time that most of us like to forget about, but not for Lars Erik Ljungholm ‘20 because that was when he first met his friends […] 0

    Party Of 3: Introducing Drive-In

    Middle school is usually a time that most of us like to forget about, but not for Lars Erik Ljungholm ‘20 because that was when he first met his friends […]

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  • For most of us, our involvement in a local youth group came to an end when we started college. But for others in our community, a commitment to a local […] 0

    Caring Deeply, Loving All

    For most of us, our involvement in a local youth group came to an end when we started college. But for others in our community, a commitment to a local […]

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  • Last academic year an anonymous note was slipped under a student’s door which said, “You don’t belong here, n*****.” This sparked a flurry of conversations on campus about race relations […] 0

    Vigilance of the Everyday

    Last academic year an anonymous note was slipped under a student’s door which said, “You don’t belong here, n*****.” This sparked a flurry of conversations on campus about race relations […]

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  • One year ago, Houghton College’s Admissions Office decided to change their policy on standardized test results. The college now allows a student to decide whether they want to waive their […] 0

    To SAT, Or Not To SAT?

    One year ago, Houghton College’s Admissions Office decided to change their policy on standardized test results. The college now allows a student to decide whether they want to waive their […]

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  • In January 2018, Houghton will launch its new Student Ambassador Program. After receiving ample feedback from current students who had heard about Houghton through word-of-mouth, the Admissions Office sought to […] 0

    New Roles: Houghton Ambassadors

    In January 2018, Houghton will launch its new Student Ambassador Program. After receiving ample feedback from current students who had heard about Houghton through word-of-mouth, the Admissions Office sought to […]

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  • On Oct. 29, Houghton Wesleyan Church began hosting the annual, three-week prayer vigil that serves as a spiritual backbone for the local community. “The vigil has now become a part […] 0

    Prayer Vigil: God Who Loves Us

    On Oct. 29, Houghton Wesleyan Church began hosting the annual, three-week prayer vigil that serves as a spiritual backbone for the local community. “The vigil has now become a part […]

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  • If you are a fan of Chris Hemsworth’s long, golden locks, then his newest movie might be a little bit of a disappointment for you. You probably already know from […] 0

    Humor Shines in Thor: Ragnarok

    If you are a fan of Chris Hemsworth’s long, golden locks, then his newest movie might be a little bit of a disappointment for you. You probably already know from […]

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  • It all started on September 18th when the Houghton College Athletics page posted a challenge: to name the mascot, lovingly referred to as the “Highlander Lion” at the time. Students […] 0

    What’s In A (Mascot’s) Name?

    It all started on September 18th when the Houghton College Athletics page posted a challenge: to name the mascot, lovingly referred to as the “Highlander Lion” at the time. Students […]

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  • On Saturday, November 4, four Houghton students will present their personal research projects at the 18th Penn-York research conference. With the opportunity for a poster, twelve-minute oral, or artwork presentation, […] 0

    Students Visit Major Conference

    On Saturday, November 4, four Houghton students will present their personal research projects at the 18th Penn-York research conference. With the opportunity for a poster, twelve-minute oral, or artwork presentation, […]

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