Centers of Distinction

First at Hiram: Education That's All About You

At the core of "First at Hiram" is an education truly geared toward the individual. No two Hiram College students are the same, and we treat them as such. So it's not surprising that students, faculty and alumni had such a range of stories to tell about being "First at Hiram."

Click the pictures below to read individual profiles of our students, faculty, staff and alumni, and what "First at Hiram" means to them.

Colin Anderson

Carson Applewhite

Jared Drummer

Julia Fabich

Andrew Harding

Ella Kirk

Sandy Madar

Ken Moore

Bobby Noel

Megan Orosz

Ann Riddle

August Scarpelli

Joshua Turner

 

The Center for Engaged Ethics hosts an annual Campus Day, where students get a day off from classes to perform community service.
In March 2012, the Center for Integrated Entrepreneurship hosted the Entrepreneurship Education Consortium's idealabs 2012 competition. Several area colleges attended.
The Center for Literature and Medicine began a Disease by Performance course for the 2011-2012 academic year, where students wrote a play about autism, and performed it across the state to raise awareness.
The Center for Scientific Engagement regularly conducts research and programming at the James H. Barrow Field Station.
The Garfield Institute for Public Leadership launched a study to gauge the mood of young voters leading up to the 2012 presidential election. Scholar-in-residence Jason Johnson has provided commentary on the study on national media.
The Lindsay-Crane Center for Writing and Literature hosts a Visiting Authors Series each year. In 2012, Thrity Umrigar, author of "The Space Between Us" gave a convocation and book signing on campus.
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