The Princeton Review rated Wabash as No. 1 in both Best Alumni Network and Best Internship Opportunities, No. 22 in Best Schools for Financial Aid, and No. 26 out of 200 of the nation’s Best Value Colleges.
Carol Senkbeil honors her late husband Roger ’68 with an endowed scholarship in his name, awarded to a member of the Wabash College Glee Club in memory of Roger’s love of singing.
Wabash College remains among an elite group of institutions included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2019-20 Fulbright U.S. Students.
When Wabash College was approached about partnering with the American Talent Initiative (ATI) to expand efforts to enroll high-achieving, low-income students, it seemed like a perfect match.
The Wabash College basketball team and two kindergarten and first-grade classes at Hose Elementary School have been going to each other’s schools reading books and playing games, while also establishing student-mentor relationships.
Gabriel Anguiano, Matt Fajt, and David Riggs are guaranteed a two-year, salaried position with one of the Orr Fellowship’s host companies. The two-year fellowship serves as a leadership and entrepreneurial launchpad.
Professors Bradley Carlson (Biology), Matthew Carlson (Philosophy), Damon Mohl (Art), Annie Strader (Art), and Heidi Walsh (Biology) all successfully completed the tenure process and will assume the rank of associate professor at the 187-year-old liberal arts institution.
The program will provide up to three full scholarships for entering Wabash freshmen each year who are chosen by the Army to participate in the ROTC program.
Heather Thrush was named one of 10 Outstanding First-Year Student Advocates nationally by the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition and Cengage Learning.
The planning grant allows Wabash to review successful strategies and collaborate with other institutions to build on best practices to ensure student success for historically underserved groups, as well as identify aspects of the College’s innovative summer bridge program, the Wabash Liberal Arts Immersion Program.
President Greg and Lora Hess are translating their belief in the College into substantial gifts, recently announcing that Wabash is included in their estate plans with a substantial endowment gift for student scholarships. This comes in addition to their prior giving to help start the lacrosse program, to the Fund for Student Housing, and to the Annual Fund.
Wabash College has announced plans to construct a new $13-million football stadium that will open when the Little Giants host Rose-Hulman on September 5, 2020.
We love it when alumni come home to Wabash - for Big Bash Reunion Weekend, Homecoming, or just a random trip to campus on a sunny, summer day.