Campus Announcements -- Feb. 24, 2014

Campus Announcements -- Feb. 24, 2014

Prayer tonight in Ransdell Chapel

The Baptist Campus Ministry Prayer and Encouragement Team is setting up a Prayer Journey Night in the chapel tonight at 7-7:45. There will be pportunities to pray intentionally for athletics, faculty/staff members, mission trips, different majors on campus and your own personal prayer requests.

Dr. Gerald Smith to speak tonight for Black History Month

Continuing the CU celebration of Black History Month, Dr. Gerald Smith, associate professor of African-American history and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar-in-Residence at the University of Kentucky, will speak at 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24 in the Banquet Hall of the Badgett Academic Support Center at 110 University Drive, Campbellsville, in a Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy (KHIPP) event. Everyone is invited to attend. Students in attendance will receive chapel credit.

CU Orchestra to perform Feb. 25

Tomorrow evening at 8 o'clock, the Campbellsville University Orchestra will present a concert in the Ransdell Chapel. The program includes: Overture to “Candide” Leonard Bernstein; Symphony # 2, Movement I Howard Hanson; “Totentanz” Franz Liszt, Hsing Yi Tsai, Piano Soloist; Meditation from “Thais” Massennet, Saelim Jung Henderson, Violin Soloist; Symphony # 40 in g minor Mozart; ] and a Star Wars Medley, John Williams. Come and join us for this great music, Dr. Robert Gaddis, director, said. You will certainly enjoy the soloists, Hsing-Yi Tsai and Saelim Henderson.

Tiger Plunge pictures

The first Tiger Plunge pictures, taken Saturday, Feb. 22, are below:

Dr. Kenneth W. Winter named acting president of Mid-Continent University

Dr. Kenneth W. Winters, former president of Campbellsville University, has assumed the position of acting president at Mid-Continent University in Mayfield, Ky. He was named during a four-hour, closed-door executive session on Saturday. He is a former Kentucky State Senate member and served as president of CU from 1988 to 1999.