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Program Spotlight

December 5, 2018

What Can You Do With a Communication Degree?

Studying communication at Geneva equips you to work in almost any business or field, as the program seeks to transform you as a whole person: mind, body, and spirit. Equipped with both practical and theoretical wisdom, Geneva communication graduates can pursue their callings in any number of professions.

Biblical Wisdom

December 3, 2018

Proverbs 18:4 – The words of a man’s mouth are deep waters...

As deep waters hide what lurks beneath them, a person’s words may hide his thoughts as well as reveal them. Jesus uniquely knew what people were thinking deep within, and while we do not, Solomon warns us that there are depths beneath another’s words that we can’t see.

Everyday Living

November 27, 2018

The Double-Edged Sword of Social Media

More than 4 billion people use the internet, but are there adverse effects and consequences for heavy social media use?

Everyday Living

November 21, 2018

Give Thanks in All Circumstances

Thanksgiving may mean many different things to many different people. In light of this, how does Geneva College make sense of the holiday? First, we recognize the historical significance of Thanksgiving and what this holiday means for us as a country, and then ask ourselves what we are thankful for today in light of God’s continued grace upon us.

The College

November 19, 2018

Geneva Core Values: Engage Culture Faithfully

Rev. Dr. Richard Wingfield felt God’s call in the 1970s but tried to ignore it. Now, 36 years later, Rev. Wingfield is senior pastor of Unity Baptist Church in Braddock, PA, after studying at the Center for Urban Biblical Ministry (CUBM), Geneva’s partner in engaging urban culture through education and credentialing of church ministers and lay leaders.

Program Spotlight

November 15, 2018

Busting Some Special Education Myths

We believe teaching special needs childer is as much a calling as it is an occupation.

The College

November 12, 2018

Honoring Veterans of the Armed Forces

Geneva seeks to honor our veterans through faithful living and working alongside our fellow neighbors and reflecting on their service and sacrifice of those who have served or are serving in the armed forces. The college invites veterans seeking a college education to learn more about Christ-centered education at Geneva College.

Program Spotlight

November 9, 2018

The Pacific Ocean Is a Dump, Geneva and the Au Sable Institute Can Help

God calls his people to take care of the earth, but this Great Pacific Garbage Patch of micro plastic particles shows one way the world is failing to fulfill this call. Geneva College and The Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies partner to help teach students how to better fulfill the calling to take care of the Earth and its inhabitants.

Everyday Living

November 7, 2018

Chilling Out on Stress Awareness Day

In this life we will all inevitably experience stress. Here are some tips to appropriately manage your stress.

Higher Education

November 5, 2018

Thinking of Changing Your Major?

If you are thinking of changing your major, don’t let your worries get the better of you. Here are sevent tips to help you through the decision process.

Biblical Wisdom

November 1, 2018

Proverbs 17:4 – "An evildoer listens to wicked lips..."

The father’s point in this proverb is to urge his son not to listen to wicked words. A wise son will never join evildoers or join liars. Good people must make it clear that they do not welcome wicked words. Sometimes refusing to listen to wicked talk exacts a price.

Everyday Living

October 31, 2018

Say "Boo-Bye" to Fear

Humans can be a fearful lot. Anxiety is on the rise, studies tell us. Real or imagined, fear can feel the same. So, then, how do we get rid of imagined fear? How do we conquer fear and its ability to impede our normal functioning?

The College

October 23, 2018

Geneva Core Values: Serve with Grace

Dr. Elaine Hockenberger would go on to steward Geneva’s Speech Pathology program (now Communication Disorders) and serve her students and co-workers with grace for more than 30 years. Amy Spangenberg ’14 says, “During class, outside of class and during the graduate school application process, Dr. H rejoiced with and prayed for her students.”

Program Spotlight

October 16, 2018

Promoting STEM Careers with Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Day at Geneva

There's no better time to parlay your passion for science, technology, engineering or mathematics into a STEM career path.

Everyday Living

October 15, 2018

Refining Our Rants

Our instinct is to rant at people who have offended us, but lashing out at those who have wronged us is not effective or loving. Refining our rants means taking the opinions we have and the raw emotion we feel and backing them up with facts. It means taking an honest look at our ideas to find the best way to communicate them to other people.

Program Spotlight

October 12, 2018

Geneva Program Spotlight: Department of Communication 

We encourage students to integrate their Christian faith with communication. Geneva offers several options for you to excel in your communications career.

Everyday Living

October 10, 2018

Lending Your Hand to Lift Others Up on World Homeless Day

Definitely not a day of celebrating, World Homeless Day raises awareness and educates people about homelessness.

The College

October 5, 2018

Welcome Home!

Home is not dependent on the place one was raised, or the college one chooses to attend. Rather, it has everything to do with the people who make the home what it is. Geneva College is a place of welcome, and I felt that my very first day here as a freshman.

The College

October 3, 2018

Hitchhiking: Summer 1930

In the Depression years, hitchhiking was a common means of transportation. In the summer of 1930, on my way from Geneva College in Western Pennsylvania to my home in Colorado, I decided to hitchhike. One day of travel stands out in my memory.

Uncategorized

October 2, 2018

Mastering the Art of the College Paper: Tips and Tricks

It is an inevitable fact you will write papers during your college career. Here are some tips to make them successful.