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Muhlenberg College names Robert Springall as Vice President for Enrollment Management
Springall currently serves as the dean of admissions at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pa.
Wed, 17 May 2017 09:14:00 EDT


Muhlenberg College ranked among nation's best undergraduate accounting programs
In their most recent ranking, Accounting.com has placed Muhlenberg College #18 on their list of best bachelors in accounting programs in the US. The recognition affirms the College's accounting reputation, ranking last year at #30.
Fri, 05 May 2017 09:02:00 EDT


Jouman Barakat '20 embraces possibility in her first-year Muhlenberg experience
Jouman is not the type of person to idly sit by and wait for opportunities to come to her.
Fri, 05 May 2017 06:37:00 EDT


Muhlenberg College names Kathy Harring, Ph.D. as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
After a nationwide search, Muhlenberg College has named Dr. Kathy Harring as its next provost and vice president of academic affairs.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:31:00 EDT


Women's Lacrosse Moves into First-Place Tie
Two players reached career milestones as the Muhlenberg women's lacrosse team won at Swarthmore, 13-7, to move into a tie for first place in the Centennial Conference.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:16:00 EDT


Broadcast journalist Judy Woodruff to deliver address at Muhlenberg College's 2017 Commencement
Muhlenberg's 169th Commencement Ceremony will be held on campus at 10:00 a.m. on May 21, 2017. The ceremony will take place on the College's front lawn, with the iconic Haas College Center and its signature bell tower serving as a backdrop.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:00:00 EDT


Muhlenberg Baseball to play in Coca-Cola Park
The Muhlenberg baseball team will be taking its game to the pros when it plays Eastern at Coca-Cola Park on Tuesday, April 11, at 7:30.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 11:30:00 EDT


Muhlenberg College Choir to perform "I Will" concert
Muhlenberg's College Choir, under the direction of Margaret Hanegraaf, visiting professor of music and interim director of choral & vocal activities, and accompanied by Vincent Trovato, will present a concert with the theme of "I Will."
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:15:00 EDT


Zeta Beta Tau reinstated and welcomed back to Muhlenberg's campus
After more than 20 years without an official campus presence, the 33 brothers of Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) actualized the re-chartering of their fraternity at Muhlenberg College.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:34:00 EDT


Muhlenberg's Institute for Jewish Christian Understanding to host lecture by historian Gordon Goldberg
On Thursday, March 30, Muhlenberg will hosts a lecture exploring World War I and America's struggle over neutrality.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:49:00 EDT


Muhlenberg's Center for Ethics to host lecture that explores controversy around U.S. involvement in WWI
As part of the Center for Ethic's "War and Peacebuilding" series, the College will host Michael Kazin, author and Organization of American Historians (OAH) Lecturer.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:48:00 EDT


Muhlenberg students to present work at LVAIC Women & Gender Studies Conference
This year, seven Muhlenberg students will present their research and scholarship at the annual LVAIC Women and Gender Studies Conference.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:29:00 EDT


Muhlenberg welcomes C.F. Martin IV of Martin Guitar as 2016-2017 Executive-in-Residence
From March 20-21, Martin will become a part of Muhlenberg's community, speaking with students and faculty in both classroom settings and personal meetings to discuss career development and entrepreneurship.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:16:00 EDT


Muhlenberg to host lecture that explores the effects and cultural representations of "illegal" immigration between North Africa and Europe
The talk will be presented by Taïeb Berrada, assistant professor of French and Francophone Studies in the department of modern languages and literatures at Lehigh University. The event is sponsored by Muhlenberg's department of languages, literatures and cultures.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:57:00 EDT


Artist Coco Fusco gives lecture on “The Art of Intervention”
Muhlenberg College hosts artist as Mellon Foundation Humanities Scholar in Residence
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:36:00 EDT


Mike Bruckner honored with 2017 Don Hale Award
The College and University Public Relations and Associated Professionals organization (CUPRAP) has selected Mike Bruckner, vice president of external affairs and community relations at Muhlenberg College, as the winner of the prestigious 2017 Don Hale Award.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:37:00 EST


Forensics in action: chemistry and math serve as a strong crime tool kit
One of the first takeaways from CSI: Environment, students find, is that forensics isn’t as simple as it appears on television.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:21:00 EST


Muhlenberg to host annual regional language technology conference
The Northeast Association for Language Learning Technology (NEALLT) conference brings together faculty, language center directors and educational technology professionals from the northeastern United States.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:59:00 EST


Three-peat! Women's basketball is Centennial Conference champion
Muhlenberg women's basketball set a historical benchmark by winning the team's third straight and 10th overall Centennial Conference championship.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:22:00 EST


Center for Ethics to host conversation on humanitarian aid in active combat zones
The upcoming Center for Ethics event, part of the "War & Peacebuilding" program series, will feature a conversation with Pete Giugni, Protection of Civilians Delegate for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:30:00 EST


Muhlenberg College to host Global Climate Change conference
The conference, a joint partnership between Muhlenberg College and the Higher Education Alliance (HEA) of the Humpty Dumpty Institute, will be held on Friday, February 24.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:37:00 EST


Muhlenberg College and Allentown Art Museum announce agreement
Muhlenberg College and Allentown Art Museum (AAM) today announced a mutually beneficial agreement, citing both organizations' commitments to the visual arts.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:02:00 EST


Threes & D Lock Up Two Seed for Women's Basketball
Despite a delayed start due to travel issues, the Muhlenberg women's basketball team did not seem fazed in defeating McDaniel 78-50 and securing the second seed for the Centennial Conference Tournament.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:56:00 EST


Muhlenberg College Career Center receives professional development suite funding from George I. Alden Trust
The George I. Alden Trust has awarded Muhlenberg college with a $100,000 grant, allowing the Career Center to advance with the development of a new professional development media suite.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:42:00 EST


Center for Ethics speaker discusses post-war justice at Muhlenberg College
The conclusion of a war may often become a source of more conflict. Putting post-war justice theories into practice is often more difficult than governments and societies expect, and guest lecturer Brian Orend will explain why in his discussion titled "Post-War Justice."
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:28:00 EST


Muhlenberg featured as a 2017 Princeton Review College That Pays You Back
Muhlenberg College is one of the nation's best colleges for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation and an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:31:00 EST


Author and journalist Mark Harris to speak on WWII era American filmmaking Feb. 7
Lecture will be part of the Center for Ethics’ spring programming on War & Peacebuilding
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:20:00 EST


Muhlenberg College Celebrates 10th Anniversary Gospel Weekend Feb. 17-18
Weekend festivities include a concert, free and open to the public, on Saturday afternoon.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:27:00 EST


Center for Ethics announces spring 2017 programming
Lecture on feminist critique of Just War theory to kick off the semester
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:14:00 EST


Moody’s reaffirms Muhlenberg’s bond rating
Moody’s Investors Service has re-affirmed Muhlenberg College’s A1 rating on its Series of 2017 College Revenue Bonds, issued through the Lehigh County General Purpose Authority, which mature in 2037.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:17:00 EST


Late Run Lifts Women's Basketball to Comeback Win
Muhlenberg outscored the Diplomats 40-18 in the second half, ending the game on a 17-0 run to come away with a 72-58 win.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:46:00 EST


Muhlenberg College earns top marks on end-of-year rankings for value and Jewish life
The end of the 2016 calendar year resulted in a flurry of rankings and lists for colleges and universities. Muhlenberg College was recently recognized by a number of sources for both its value and commitment to Jewish life.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:41:00 EST


Wrestling: Two Place Fourth at Citrus Open
Steven Rice and Gennaro Cerminara placed fourth in their respective weight classes at the Citrus Open in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:14:00 EST


Jonathan Lassiter to launch book on Black LGBT health Jan. 11
Book co-edited by the assistant professor of psychology focuses on the mental, physical and spiritual aspects of health; launch to take place at Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:03:00 EST


Life Through a Lens: Documentary Photography
Students Gain Life Experience in Documentary Photography Class' Examination of Pennsylvania's Slate Belt
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 10:56:00 EST