Hastings College students will present economic and environmental information as they represent countries at a global summit.
On October 26 -- the first day of the American Forensics Association-National Individual Events Preview Tournament in Phoenix, Ariz. -- a contingent from the Hastings College Bronco Forensics team finished second. Jared Buskirk, a senior from Holdrege, Neb., finished second in After Dinner Speaking while Miranda Klugsherz, a junior from Colorado Springs, Colo, took second in Persuasion Speaking.
While competing at the Minnesota River Swing hosted by Minnesota State University- Mankato and Gustavus Adolphus College, the Hastings College Bronco Forensics team finished second overall.
On Tuesday, October 29 at 7 p.m. in French Memorial Chapel (800 N. Turner Ave.), the College’s Peer HIV Educators Organization (PHIVE-O) will sponsor a World AIDS Day Vigil.
On Monday, November 4 at 10 a.m. in French Memorial Chapel (800 N. Turner Ave.), Dr. Rob Babcock, Professor of History, will present “Two Monuments in Budapest: An Interdisciplinary Approach.”
Hastings College's “Trick or Treat Street” aims to raise hunger awareness and provide safe Halloween fun.
“Stay Strong and Volley On” is the theme for this year's Pink Night to raise breast cancer awareness.
The Hastings College Bronco Forensics team won several awards this past weekend in Hutchinson, Kans., and Sterling, Colo., at the 2013 Debates on a Plain tournament. The team took fifth overall, beating Doane College, which finished 12th at 2013 American Forensics Association (AFA) tournament, and University of Nebraska-Omaha, which finished 5th at the 2013 AFA tournament.
Miranda Klugesherz, a junior from Colorado Springs, Colo., is the first Hastings College Bronco Forensics team to qualify for the 2014 American Forensics Association-National Individual Events Tournament (AFA-NIET). Her first place finish at the Sunflower Swing at Bethel College on Saturday, October 12 earned her the honor.
Overall, Hastings College finished fourth on the first day of the two-day event and sixth overall. The individual results are below.
Prepare to be entertained as Hastings College’s chapter of Alpha Psi Omega, the national theatre honorary,produces “A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail” by James W. Rodgers. Each year, student members of the honorary organization produce and direct a play for youth. In this year’s selection, Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet and the many other characters you love will spend Christmas Eve helping Eeyore find his missing tail.