Geneva College Blog - Geneva College, a Christian College in Pennsylvania (PA)

Geneva College Blog

Geneva College Blog RSS Subscribe

Humanities and Liberal Arts

August 11, 2017

My Favorite Class at Geneva College

If anyone had reason to feel challenged, it was me. I took my first humanities class as one of three night classes in the spring semester of my freshman year. But what happened was surprising.

Study Abroad

August 7, 2017

7 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad

If you are contemplating studying abroad but have a seed of doubt, this post is for you. From a student who has studied abroad, trust me, you will not regret it. Why not? Here are 7 reasons why you.


August 4, 2017

Running through Life with Thankfulness

I wanted to begin my run the other day, and I was soon frustrated trying to find a brand new pair of shoes I just bought. I couldn’t find them anywhere. The anger grew until about halfway through my run wearing older, more worn shoes.

Biblical Wisdom

August 2, 2017

When you sit down to eat with a ruler...

This warning tells the “son” for whom Proverbs is meant to watch out when a ruler invites him to dinner. No matter how good the food, he should curb his appetite. The food is deceptive.

Campus Life

July 28, 2017

Tips For Student-Athletes

It can be difficult to find and maintain a healthy balance between faith, academics and athletics. However, finding the right balance can greatly improve your overall ability as both a student and an athlete. Here are five tips that might help.

College Preparation

July 26, 2017

How to Get the Advantages of a Campus Visit

Researching schools and talking on the phone to admissions counselors is great, but there are many opportunities you can only get by traveling to a campus.

College Preparation

July 21, 2017

Which Degree Fits You?

If you're wondering which degree is right for you, take our quiz and then take the next step on to find out more about the degree in your results. Geneva offers over 40 undergraduate majors and programs and, hopefully, one that's just right for you.

Program Spotlight

July 19, 2017

Pursuing a Christian Vision of a Flourishing Earth

At Geneva College, the commitment to take care of the earth is seen in our partnership with the Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies. Students earn credit while studying aquatics, wildlife, sustainability, marine biology and environmental health.

Campus Life

July 17, 2017

8 Things I Love about Living with My Geneva Family

God has a way of working things out and for the last two semesters I’ve had the privilege of commuting from a faculty member’s home. Here are some of my favorite things about living with my Geneva family.


July 14, 2017

Where Passion and Honor Collide: The Role of Respect in Geriatrics

"Stand up in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. " - Leviticus 19:32.

Campus Life

July 12, 2017

Graceful Transitions for Transfer Students

The decision to choose a university can be difficult. After attending for a semester or two, you no longer feel it is the right fit, but you are unsure how to find and transfer to a new school. Here are some steps to assist in easing the transition you are facing.


July 10, 2017

Can you be a Christian in College and Not Go to Church

As a student, there are many things that can distract you. You must make a conscience decision about your faith and how it is cultivated as you continue to grow throughout your collegiate career.

Program Spotlight

July 7, 2017

Human Services - Coursework that Changes Lives

Human Service Majors at Geneva College take HSV 303: Agency Field Experience. The course gives students practical experience delivering human services in diverse settings... and it makes changes in the students' and children's lives.

Biblical Wisdom

July 5, 2017

A good name is to be chosen...

Both riches (silver and gold) and an honorable reputation (loving favor, i.e., respect) are good. But if one has to choose between them, Solomon says, “Choose a good name.”

Campus Life

June 30, 2017

3 Ways to Grow Your Faith at College

With the busyness of college, it can be difficult to always put God first. However, there are ways in which students who want to grow as a follower of Christ can do so, even at college.


June 27, 2017

5 C.S. Lewis Quotes that Really Hit Home

C.S. Lewis sat at the desk in his study and wrote some of the most famous Christian books of all time. His words are powerful proclamations of Jesus Christ to a people and a world that continue to need a Lord and Savior. Here are 5 quotes that make you think.

Everyday Living

June 23, 2017

June 23: A Special Day to Let Go and Let God

The storms and trials of life can weigh us down. When we do not have our gazed fixed to the one who can sustain us, it often seems unbearable. But today we can take a stand Let It Go and allow God to take control.

Study Abroad

June 20, 2017

Does Autumn in Paris Appeal? Study Abroad This Fall

Making the decision to attend a college or university is an exciting time in life! To take your collegiate experience a step further, why not make the world your classroom by studying abroad!

College Preparation

June 16, 2017

Studying with Faithful Obedience at another Denomination’s School

The decision of choosing a university can be difficult. What happens when the school of your choice happens to be different from your denominational faith?


June 9, 2017

5 Tips for Conducting an Interview

Geneva College trains students in skills for conducting interviews. If you aren’t comfortable with interviewing someone, it can be a difficult task. Here are some tips to help you if you are conducting an interview.