Telling the stories of the Olympics in Rio
The Wabash Theater Department presents Mac Rogers' play Universal Robots February 21-24 on the Ball Theater stage of the Fine Arts Center. Directed by Jim Cherry, the play asks fundamental questions about technology and what it means to be human.
A new designated weightlifting facility is now open to the Wabash College community thanks to a generous gift from Jay ’79 and Susan Allen.
Eight partners from our Center for Business, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship discovered that an annual swimming championship in Crawfordsville has accumulated an impact of almost $1 million over the past five years for the city, and their work helped secure necessary funding for the event to continue.
Douglas C. Smith, who has worked in a variety of finance positions at Purdue University since 1989, has been named Controller in the Business Office at Wabash College.
The Wabash Democracy & Public Discourse initiative is currently working with community stakeholders to organize a series of public conversations in Montgomery County on planning and zoning issues.
The temperature topped 50 degrees on Friday, Jan. 26. The sun shone brighter across the Mall than it had all week. Afternoon classes were canceled. Yet, the Detchon Center was full as the Wabash College community gathered to support the students presenting at the 18th Celebration of Student Research, Scholarship, and Creative Work.
For the first time since the program’s inception in 2001, four Wabash College seniors have been awarded Orr Fellowships.
Wabash was lauded by the Princeton Review in its annual college guide, “Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck,” ranking in the top 20 nationally in five different categories.
Rodolfo Solis '18 is one of 14 students nationally to be named a fellow within the competitive APSA Minority Fellowship Program (MFP), which seeks to support students from underrepresented backgrounds in pursuit of postgraduate study.
Leveraging the power of “emotional intelligence” to become a community leader, Jason Bridges ’98 hosts an internship program that is transforming Wabash students’ lives.
"Whenever I’m struggling I know I can go to Professor Olofson and talk to him. Being able to reach out is an amazing factor of Wabash."
Four months ago, freshman Jack Davidson was starting in his first-ever college basketball game. Now, he’s a two-time conference player of the week and ranked second among all Division III freshmen in scoring.
Jayvis Gonsalves flashes a huge smile every time he describes his recent internship with Microsoft or the apps he created for Wabash College. It’s likely the same smile that crossed his face when he completed his first electronic circuit as a child with a lightbulb connected to a battery.
Given an opportunity to push back, Ben Johnson '18 stood and delivered at The New York Times Athens Democracy Forum in Greece. He also put to use his skills of leading and facilitating discussions at the influential gathering.
Luke Rowles '19 was seven years old when his twin siblings were born three months prematurely, with his brother given only a two percent chance of survival. Now the twins are 14 years old, and Luke is working to change the lives of families like his own as the president of Wabash College Dance Marathon.
Erich Lange ’19 has a saying when he talks to prospective Wabash students and their parents: “People come here because of the fear of being average.” It’s a saying that has really stuck with people, so we decided to sit down with the Fairfield, OH, native with great insights.
Sam Colaiacova ’19 didn’t know how to swim until he was in sixth grade. He finally decided to learn so he could attend pool parties in his hometown of Boca Raton, FL. Now in his third year on the Wabash swimming and diving team, Colaiacova says the challenge of swimming is part of the fun. Well, that, and the dad jokes he always tells on the pool deck.
Using an augmented reality-based format, Wesley Virt’s educational technology start-up, Explore! Interactive, wants STEM learning to seem like play. Students can transform any smartphone, tablet, or computer into an appealing, 3-D learning device.
Wabash converted fumbled punt return in the fourth quarter into a touchdown run and a two-point conversion to claim a 22-21 win at DePauw in the 124th Monon Bell Classic.
Thousands of people watched Henry WebberHunt make one of the biggest defensive plays in the 124th Monon Bell Classic. But ask him to share something that all of those people would be surprised to know about him, and the personable but often quiet senior defensive back can’t contain his smile.
Immanuel Mitchell-Sodipe ’18 admits he came to Wabash not being able to communicate well with others. He says he didn’t quite figure out who he was on campus until his junior year. So when we found out he believes he can change the world someday, we had to sit down with the Chicago native to learn more about where’s he coming from and where he wants to go.
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Wabash College asks you the most important question you will ever be asked: What kind of man do you want to be? We then make an institutional commitment to help every Wabash student develop his own answer to this life-changing question by blending an intimate liberal arts education with our culture that emphasizes personal responsibility, resilience, and reflection.