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Student Ambassadors for 2014–15 announced

Huntingdon College Ambassadors work with the Office of College and Alumni Relations and the Office of the President by introducing College visitors and friends to the Huntingdon student experience, by welcoming visitors to events, and by making presentations about Huntingdon for churches and community organizations.  Read More


Young scientists tested on skills and knowledge as Huntingdon hosts Science Olympiad State Finals

More than 175 young scientists and mathematicians from across the state will build, calculate, engineer, operate, test and be tested on their knowledge at Huntingdon College Saturday, April 12, during the Alabama Science Olympiad Division B (middle/junior high) and Division C (high school) State Finals Read More


Serebryany caps Huntingdon 2013–2014 Faculty Recital Series

Huntingdon College music professor Dr. Vadim Serebryany will perform the final concert in the College's Faculty Recital Series for the 2013–2014 academic year, Tuesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. Read More


Tyler Chaffee selected for state internship

Huntingdon College junior and Greenville, South Carolina, native Tyler Chaffee has been selected by the Economic Development Association of Alabama (EDAA) to serve in one of five premier economic development internships in the state of Alabama this summer. He is the second consecutive Huntingdon student to land an EDAA summer internship. Read More


Manderville presents classical guitar recital at Huntingdon

The Huntingdon College Faculty Recital Series will present Huntingdon adjunct music professor Kevin Manderville in a classical guitar recital Thursday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall.  The concert is free and open to the public. Read More


Panhellenic's Storybook Festival brings pages to life

The Huntingdon College Panhellenic Council will host a Storybook Festival, Friday, April 11, at 7:00 p.m. in Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater, Cloverdale CampusThe price of admission is one children's book, which will be donated to local schools or organizations in support of children's literacy.  Read More


Huntingdon Voice of Justice students Stand for Freedom

Taking a stand for one day in recognition of the 29.8 million individuals estimated to be enslaved every day is the purpose of Huntingdon College's Voice of Justice club's 24-hour Stand for Freedom, April 8–9, beginning and ending at noon on the front porch of Pratt Hall. Read More


Huntingdon offices close for Spring Break

Huntingdon College offices will be closed and no traditional day classes will be held during Spring Break, March 24–28. Classes will resume and offices will reopen Monday, March 31. Residence halls will reopen Sunday, March 30, at 1:00 p.m. To make contributions or to apply for admission, follow these steps: Read More


Shappert crowned Miss Huntingdon

A new Miss Huntingdon was crowned Saturday, March 15, at the conclusion of the annual scholarship pageant at Huntingdon College in Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater. Thirteen women competed for the title. Read More


Woods Lisenby Appointed Chaplain of Huntingdon College

Woods B. Lisenby '11 will be appointed Chaplain of the College effective June 1, 2014. Current chaplain and director of community service Brian Smith '94 will move to an expanded role in community service in the Office of Student Life. Read More


Thirteen Huntingdon women compete for Miss Huntingdon title

The annual Huntingdon College Miss Huntingdon Scholarship Pageant will be held Saturday, March 15, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater inside the Cloverdale Administrative Building, Cloverdale Campus. Seating is first-come, first-served; admission is free for students, faculty, and staff and $5.00 at the door for others. 
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Vann Vocal Institute brings international opera greats to Huntingdon

Internationally known opera stars who normally perform with such landmark operas as the Metropolitan in New York and the Lyric Opera of Chicago will perform for the Montgomery community at Huntingdon College in the Vann Vocal Institute Celebrity Recital, Thursday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall Read More


Pianist Thomas Pandolfi performs for Huntingdon's Cheek Concert Series

Montgomery, Ala.—Acclaimed pianist Thomas Pandolfi will perform for the Huntingdon College Elizabeth Belcher Cheek Piano Concert Series, Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. in Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  His concert, "Into the Night with Gershwin," is free and open to the public.
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Tree Campus USA initiative begins

With the celebration of Arbor Day 2014, Huntingdon announced its intention to begin the Tree Campus USA initiative. Read More


Huntingdon offers final Host Day program for students entering in fall 2014

The Huntingdon College Office of Admission will offer its final Host Day event of the 2013–2014 academic year Saturday, March 1.  Read More


Serebryany, Symphony friends kick off a Month of Music at Huntingdon

"Concerto Night," featuring pianist and assistant professor of music Vadim Serebryany and members of the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, Sunday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall, is the first of six music events during the month of March at Huntingdon College, all free and open to the public. Read More


March brings a month of music to Huntingdon

The month of March will come in like a lamb at Huntingdon College, where musical events throughout the month will cover a number of musical genres.  Events are free and open to the public. Read More


Spring events announced by Huntingdon CSO

The Huntingdon College Commuter Student Organization invites Huntingdon commuters to enjoy these spring events. Read More


Seay Twins Gallery and the BSU present the art of Dr. Art Bacon

Huntingdon College's Seay Twins Art Gallery will offer an exhibit of acclaimed artist Dr. Art Bacon's work one night only, Thursday, February 20, 7:00–9:00 p.m.  Bacon will speak about his work at 7:15 p.m. Read More


Matthew Hoch performs for Huntingdon Community Concert Series

Huntingdon College's Community Concert Series will present baritone Matthew Hoch for a solo recital Thursday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. The concert is free and open to the public.  Read More


State Superintendent Tommy Bice to welcome participants in education seminar

Some of Alabama's finest educators will be among those who welcome prospective teachers during the Huntingdon College Teacher Education program's "Yes! You Can Teach!" seminar, to be held Friday, February 7, in Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. Read More


Huntingdon remembers Dr. James Glass

Retired Huntingdon College professor of music Dr. James Glass died Monday, January 27, in Montgomery.  In his memory, the College will dedicate the Sunday, October 5, 2014, Homecoming Concert to Dr. Glass' memory and invites former music students to return and pay tribute to Dr. Glass at that time.   

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Thursday classes, Concerto Night concert canceled

Classes have been canceled for Thursday, January 30, because of continuing icy conditions on Montgomery roadways.  The Concerto Night concert planned for Thursday evening has been canceled, as well. Read More


Men's and women's basketball games postponed

The men's and women's basketball games versus LaGrange College scheduled for Wednesday, January 29, have been postponed until Thursday, January 30.


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Winter storm forces class cancellation

Huntingdon College classes have been canceled for Tuesday, January 28, because of an impending winter storm that could bring snow, sleet, and freezing rain. Offices will remain open.  A decision about Wednesday classes will be made at a later time. Read More


Serebryany, Symphony members present Concerto Night

Huntingdon College's Community Concert Series will present "Concerto Night," featuring pianist and assistant professor of music Vadim Serebryany and members of the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, Thursday, January 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  The concert is free and open to the public. Read More


Yes! You Can Teach! seminar returns for a second year

The Huntingdon College Teacher Education program will offer "Yes! You Can Teach!," a seminar for high school students who are interested in entering the teaching field, Friday, February 7, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Read More


Pre-Health professions students go through Boot Camp

Seven pre-health professions students spent part of their Winter Break in intensive study and preparation for professional school admission through the Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics' annual Boot Camp this week. The goal of the camp, offered twice annually, is to prepare students for taking the major standardized tests required for admission to professional health programs. Read More


Sigma Tau Delta presents the annual Burns Supper

The English honorary, Sigma Tau Delta, will sponsor the 2014 Burns Supper Thursday, January 23, at 6:30 p.m. in Houghton Library Atrium. The event is open to anyone interested in a bit of cultural enlightenment, but reservations are required.  Read More


Upchurch to speak for Huntingdon's Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation

The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation at Huntingdon College will feature a convocation address by College trustee W. Kendrick Upchurch IIIWednesday, January 22, at 7:00 p.m. in Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  The event will include performances by the Huntingdon Men's Gospel Trio. Read More


Huntingdon traditional students earn recognition on Fall 2013 Dean's Lists

The Huntingdon College Office of the Registrar has issued the lists of full-time day students whose academic performance during the fall semester 2013 qualified for recognition on the College's Dean's List of Honors or Dean's List of High Honors.   Read More


Students, faculty leave for London

A group of 23 students and four staff/faculty members took flight to London Tuesday, January 7, on a Huntingdon Plan travel/study experience studying the Victorian Era through music and literature. Read More


Huntingdon offices close for holiday break

Huntingdon College will be closed in observance of the Christmas and New Year holidays from Monday, December 23, 2013, through Friday, January 3, 2014, and will reopen Monday, January 6.  Read more for a list of contacts during the holidays. Read More


Students send Christmas through Operation Christmas Child

Student organizations combined their purchasing power and gift-wrapping talents earlier this week for the first push toward gathering gift-filled shoeboxes that will be distributed to children around the world through Operation Christmas Child. Read More


Public invited to two nights of Christmas music and celebration at Huntingdon College

Huntingdon College plans two nights of public events to celebrate the joy of Christmas. Read More


Huntingdon Religion faculty collaborate with AUM for C.S. Lewis Event

The public is invited to attend an appreciation event and celebration of the life and works of C.S. Lewis, Thursday, November 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. Read More


The C-SPAN bus comes to Huntingdon

Huntingdon students may see and interact with some of the latest technology in public affairs media coverage when the C-SPAN Bus visits the College Thursday, November 14, 12:30–2:00 p.m. The bus will be parked in front of Flowers Hall. Read More


Trombonist performs at Huntingdon

Trombonist Richard Wangler will perform as a guest recitalist for the Huntingdon College Faculty Recital Series Thursday, November 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.   The concert is free and open to the public.   Read More


Huntingdon offers Halloween organ concert, costume contest

Huntingdon College will offer a creative alternative to haunt your Halloween: a Halloween Organ Concert, Thursday, October 31, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  Audience members are invited to wear costumes—prizes will be awarded.  The event is free and open to the public.   


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Serebryany, Herrick perform for Huntingdon concert series

The Huntingdon College Faculty Recital Series will offer a performance by Dr. Dennis Herrick, trumpet, and Dr. Vadim Serebryany, piano, in a concert of "Stolen Music," Thursday, October 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  The concert is free and open to the public. Read More

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