This Week in History

This week in history on April 9th, 1981, Staff Writer Sue Marshall wrote about the importance of the Student Association election and the impact that it has had on the Hastings College community. Recently elected S.A. president Dee Black and vice-president Gregg Plock told their perspective on the challenging election that took place, as well as the impact that their campaign had on the campus … Continue reading This Week in History

#Throwback Thursday – Draft controversy continues

This Week in History on Feb. 19, 1981, Staff Writer LuAnn Larson wrote on the then-ongoing debate of allowing women the right to register for the Selective Service, as well as the course of action taken by former president Jimmy Carter. She also talked about the influence and push that the registration process was receiving from the president’s administration and the general public.  Former President … Continue reading #Throwback Thursday – Draft controversy continues

Road Crew is active organization

On Dec. 10, 1976, Staff Writer Cindy Jamieson wrote on the services offered by the group known as Road Crew. These entailed ways to educate oneself on goals that we can set for ourselves with determined means to accomplish such goals. This also included the possibilities of learning from one’s mistakes and doing our best to make the world a better place.  Road Crew is … Continue reading Road Crew is active organization

#Throwback Thursday – Shiffler portrays Charles Dickens

On Dec. 2, 1976, Staff Writer Bob Drews wrote about the recording of a hour-long live production by HC’s speech-drama professor Dr. Harold Shiffler. The live production recording was based off of the story of “A Christmas Carol,” that has been read by Dr. Shiffler on HC’s campus every year since 1962.  Dr. Harold Shiffler, HC speech-drama professor, taped an hour version of Charles Dickens’ … Continue reading #Throwback Thursday – Shiffler portrays Charles Dickens

All College Awaits 54th Celebration – Friday Holiday To Be First In Fourteen Years

On Nov. 23, 1937, Staff Writer Ralph Jollensten wrote about the upcoming festivities and events taking place during the week of Thanksgiving. Depending on the outcome of the football season and if the Broncos claimed their championship title would decide the need for a celebration during the Thanksgiving feast. More students than in any previous year will go home after Thanksgiving makes its 54th appearance … Continue reading All College Awaits 54th Celebration – Friday Holiday To Be First In Fourteen Years

Keith May Reported Improving – Injured Seriously In Crash Near Lexington

On Nov. 17, 1936, the Collegian Staff wrote about the recovery of Keith May, who had been in an unexpected car accident resulting in serious injuries outside of Lexington. He was later rushed to a nearby hospital where the doctors were unable to examine the full extent of his injuries, due to possible internal injuries that medical officials were unaware of. According to latest reports, … Continue reading Keith May Reported Improving – Injured Seriously In Crash Near Lexington

Men’s cross country squad claims district title; qualifies for nationals – Throwback

Chase Rath – Collegian Reporter On Nov. 12, 1992,  Collegian Sports Staff Brian Gustafson wrote about the Men’s cross country team claiming their district title, and earning their rightful place in going to nationals in Kenosha, WI. Head Coach Bart Gray elaborates on the emotional and physical experience of earning their win. Brian Gustafson – Sports Staff On a cool day and on a very … Continue reading Men’s cross country squad claims district title; qualifies for nationals – Throwback

Faculty Art Show: Professors create as well as teach – Throwback

Chase Rath – Collegian Reporter On Nov. 5, 1992, Staff Writer Paige Newman wrote about the diversity of the art pieces being displayed in the art gallery, as well as the lectures from faculty that were to take place in the evening alongside with the art show. This show gave faculty at HC the chance to express their talents in art, as well as teaching … Continue reading Faculty Art Show: Professors create as well as teach – Throwback

Spikers prepared for state tourney showdown – Throwback

On Nov. 3, 1977, the Collegian Staff wrote on the accomplishments of the Women’s Volleyball team as they continued on their successful journey towards victory. With wins and losses in their season record, the team continued to have high hopes for an upcoming tournament. The Women’s Volleyball team finished the season with a 7-15, 15-10, 15-11 victory over Nebraska Wesleylan last Thursday at Wesleyan. Julie … Continue reading Spikers prepared for state tourney showdown – Throwback

President Reeves to Retire – Throwback

Chase Rath – Collegian Reporter On Oct. 6, 1994, Assistant Copy Editor Dale Miller wrote about the retirement of HC’s President, Dr. Thomas Reeves. After 10 years of dedication and improvements at Hastings College, it was time for President Reeves to announce his departure from the institution. Reeves felt that all expectations that were agreed upon were met in improvements made on campus, and that … Continue reading President Reeves to Retire – Throwback