Tag Archives: Higher Education

Education Pioneer Ernest L. Boyer Remembered in New Memoir

Kay Boyer, author of a new memoir about her life with husband Ernest L. Boyer Sr., honored at a book reception on the campus of Messiah College.
Kay Boyer speaks at the May 29 reception celebrating the release of her book, Many Mansions (Messiah College) Continue reading

Posted in Links | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Brethren in Christ on the World Wide Web

A few Brethren in Christ-related links that caught my attention over the past weeks. Continue reading

Posted in Links | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brethren in Christ on the World Wide Web

A few Brethren in Christ-related links that caught my attention over the past weeks.

Continue reading

Posted in Links | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Reflections on “Historic Religious Roots” Symposium

A belated report on my participation in the “Historic Religious Roots and the Future of Higher Education” symposium, held at Cedarville University in April 2014.
Messiah College sign Continue reading

Posted in Essays, Events | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

The Times, They Were A-Changin’

In the 1960s and 1970s, singing groups from Messiah College caught “folk music fever.” Did these groups help open up the Brethren in Christ to more contemporary worship styles?
Continue reading

Posted in Links | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Photo Friday: Mealtime at Messiah College

Can you identify any of the students or faculty in this photograph, a slice-of-life shot from Messiah College in the 1950s? Continue reading

Posted in Photo Friday | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The (Very) End of Upland College

Upland College, closed in 1965, was auctioned to the highest bidder forty-four years ago today. Continue reading

Posted in Essays | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments