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Rod Wilt ’86 and his wife, Jill ’85, make historic gift to wrestling program

Rod Wilt ’86 and his wife, Jill ’85, make historic gift to wrestling program
5/30/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College announced Saturday evening a historic commitment to the Thiel wrestling program.

Match day challenge smashes records for one-day giving campaign

Match day challenge smashes records for one-day giving campaign
5/29/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

For the second straight year, Thiel College’s one-day giving campaign was a record-breaking affair. This year’s total shattered the previous one-day giving record by collecting $62,346, a 36 percent jump from 2014’s inaugural event.

Six valedictorians and a salutatorian recognized during 141st Commencement

Six valedictorians and a salutatorian recognized during 141st Commencement
5/19/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Seven members of the Thiel College Class of 2015 earned valedictorian and salutatorian honors at the 141st Commencement, which was held on May 3 in the College’s William A. Passavant Memorial Center.

Eaton sends off Thiel College graduates with message ‘to make world a better place’

Eaton sends off Thiel College graduates with message ‘to make world a better place’
5/03/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

The Reverend Elizabeth A. Eaton, M.Div., the first female presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) received an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree and sent off Thiel College’s 238 graduates Sunday with a moving address that compelled them to “make the world a better place.”

Thiel College to award honorary degree to ELCA’s first female presiding bishop

Thiel College to award honorary degree to ELCA’s first female presiding bishop
4/28/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton, M.Div., the first female presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), will be given an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree and address 235 graduates at Thiel College’s May 3 commencement.

Thiel College President among employees recognized for service milestones

Thiel College President among employees recognized for service milestones
4/24/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College President Troy D. VanAken, Ph.D., was among the 25 employees recognized for reaching a significant employment milestone with the College on Thursday, April 23.

Thiel College marks 141st Commencement with 235 graduates

Thiel College marks 141st Commencement with 235 graduates
4/21/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College celebrates the academic achievements of 235 graduates at its 141st commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. May 3 at the William A. Passavant Memorial Center on campus.

Thiel College symposium showcases student research work from past year

Thiel College symposium showcases student research work from past year
4/14/15  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College announces its second annual college-wide Student Research Symposium is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18 in the new James Pedas Communication Center.

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