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12/22/2008
Moravian College Christmas Vespers 2008 to be Broadcast Statewide on PCN
Cable viewers throughout Pennsylvania will take a journey into the wonderful world of Christmastime in Bethlehem, Pa. and join Moravian College as it presents the 2008 Christmas Vespers from Central Moravian Church.

12/18/2008
Moravian Choir to be featured in National CBS Broadcast on Christmas Eve
Performances by the Moravian College Choir will be included in a national broadcast when CBS presents "The Voices of Christmas," a television special to be aired on Christmas Eve.

12/10/2008
New Book Provides Introduction to the Qur'an for Non-Muslims
Walter H. Wagner, adjunct professor at Moravian Theological Seminary, recently authored Opening the Qur'an: Introducing Islam's Holy Book (University of Notre Dame Press).

12/8/2008
Moravian College Conducting Food Drive for New Bethany Ministries
Members of the Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Community are donating non-perishable food in a December food drive to help stock the pantry of New Bethany Ministries (NBM).

12/5/2008
Moravian College to Hold 10th Annual Holiday Lunch for Bethlehem's Hungry
For the tenth consecutive year, Moravian College will host a holiday luncheon at the Cathedral Church of the Nativity to provide food to residents of Bethlehem who might otherwise not be able to enjoy a seasonal feast.

12/3/2008
Holiday Craft Show at Moravian to Benefit Habitat for Humanity
The Moravian College chapter of Habitat for Humanity will hold a Holiday Craft Show on Saturday, December 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Breidegam Field House.

11/25/2008
Vocal Ensemble Tapestry to Perform "Yuletide Revels"
The award winning early music group Tapestry will perform a "Yuletide Revels" celebration on December 6 at 5 p.m.

11/24/2008
Five Local Children Selected to Sing Morning Star at Vespers
Five local children have been selected to sing the solo portions of the traditional Moravian hymn, "Morning Star," at the Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Christmas Vespers services in December.

11/21/2008
Moravian Professor's Book Explains Misconceptions about Africa
"For many Americans the mention of Africa immediately conjures up images of safaris, ferocious animals, strangely dressed tribesmen, and impenetrable jungles."

11/19/2008
Medieval and Early Modern Studies Conference at Moravian College
Moravian College will host an interdisciplinary Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Modern Studies on Saturday, December 6, marking the third year that this notable academic conference will be held at the College.

11/19/2008
Medieval and Early Modern Studies Conference at Moravian College
Moravian College will host an interdisciplinary Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Modern Studies on Saturday, December 6, marking the third year that this notable academic conference will be held at the College.

11/18/2008
The Moravian College Community Orchestra to Perform Sunday
The Moravian College Community Orchestra conducted by Donald Spieth will perform on Sunday, November 23, at 7 p.m. in the Foy Concert Hall.

11/14/2008
Writer Claire Barliant to Present Annual Ackerman Lecture in Art
Writer Claire Barliant will present a lecture for the Rose and Rudy Ackerman Lecture series on Wednesday, November 19, at 6:30 p.m.

11/14/2008
Seminary Program Helps Congregations Plan for Mission Trips
Moravian Theological Seminary is offering a program titled "The Effective Church: Short-Term Mission Trips and Long-Term Partnerships."

11/14/2008
Discussion to Draw Political and Social Parallels Between 1968 and Today
Moravian College will hold a presentation and panel discussion focusing on parallels between the political and social events of 1968 and those of today.

11/14/2008
Preview Concert to Feature the Music of Vespers
Moravian College will present the annual Vespers Preview Concert on Saturday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m.

11/5/2008
Moravian Alumni to Discuss Careers and Network with Students
Moravian College will hold its eighth Annual Student-Alumni Career Networking Reception on Tuesday, November 11, from 5 to 7 p.m., in Haupert Union Building.

11/5/2008
Moravian College Big Band to perform The Great American Songbook
The Moravian College Big Band has been invited by the Community Music School to perform at Allentown Symphony Hall on Friday, November 7 at 8 p.m.

11/5/2008
Moravian to Face Muhlenberg in Battle of the Accounting Majors
Moravian College will host the Lehigh Valley Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) College Bowl Competition between accounting students from Moravian and Muhlenberg Colleges.

11/4/2008
Theatre Company to Open with Original Piece "Transdition"
The Moravian College Theatre Company will open its 2008/2009 season with an original piece entitled Transdition.

11/4/2008
Noted Local Author to Discuss Moravian College during WWII Era
Edward Steers, Jr., author of Don't You Know There's a War On,? will present highlights from his book that offer a personal and reflective account of a unique episode of Moravian's legacy during the World War II era.

11/4/2008
Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan'90 to Present State of City
Moravian College will host the 10th Annual Business Leaders Breakfast, presented by the Philadelphia Trust Company, on Thursday, November 6 in the Haupert Union Building.

11/3/2008
Program to Focus on Building Healthy Relationships
Moravian College will host a discussion, "Hearts to Heal: Journey through Relational Pain" on November 5, at 6 p.m. in Prosser Auditorium.

10/30/2008
Moravian Students Compete in IBM Programming Competition
Students from Moravian College recently competed in the 33rd ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), sponsored by IBM.

10/21/2008
Renowned Soprano Deborah Voigt to Perform at Moravian College
Moravian College's annual Great Artist Series will present a special evening with world-renowned soprano Deborah Voigt on Wednesday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Foy Concert Hall.

10/16/2008
Valerie Plame Wilson to Speak at Moravian College
Moravian College will celebrate 25 years of Cohen Arts and Lectures programs when former CIA covert operations officer Valerie Plame Wilson presents a lecture, "Civility and Public Service," on Wednesday, October 29.

10/16/2008
Works of Linda Ganus to be Displayed in H. Paty Eiffe Gallery
Works by artist Linda Ganus are on display in the H. Paty Eiffe Gallery at Moravian College until November 10.

10/10/2008
Moravian's Student Chapter of "Habitat" to Frame House on Campus
For the second year, the Moravian College Campus Chapter of Habitat for Humanity will frame the walls of a Habitat house on campus during the local "Homecoming Build."

10/9/2008
Moravian College Writing Course has Students Broadway Bound
For Joe Shosh, associate professor of education at Moravian College, the play's the thing to capture student imagination and hone writing skills.

10/8/2008
Sol y Canto's Latin Sextet to Perform at Moravian
Moravian College will host "Noche de Muertos: Welcoming Our Ancestors Home," featuring Sol y Canto's Latin sextet with Rebecca Straus on violin on Wednesday, October 22, at 7:30 p.m.

10/3/2008
H. Paty Eiffe Gallery Endowment Fund Dedication - October 18
A special moment during Moravian College Homecoming 2008 will occur when the H. Paty Eiffe Gallery Endowment Fund will be dedicated in Haupert Union on Saturday, October 18, at 11:00 a.m.

10/3/2008
Moravian College to hold Open House for High School Juniors and Seniors
Moravian College will hold a fall open house for high school juniors and seniors on Saturday, October 25 and Saturday, November 15.

10/2/2008
Seminary's annual Moses Lecture to focus on Moravian Identity
Moravian archivist Dr. Paul Peucker will present the annual Walter Vivian Moses Lecture in Moravian Studies at Moravian Theological Seminary.

10/1/2008
Concert Celebrating Moravian Music will feature Historic Instruments
"An Evening of Moravian Music" will be presented during the Moravian Music Conference on Friday, October 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Central Moravian Church, Bethlehem, Pa.

10/1/2008
Conference to Explain Moravian History and Culture
Leading scholars from around the world will convene at Moravian College's Hurd Campus in historic Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, on Friday October 10 for a two-day Biennial Conference on Moravian History and Culture.

10/1/2008
Banned Books to be Read Aloud in Reeves Library Today
Student, faculty, and staff from Moravian College will publicly read from books on the list of those banned.

9/30/2008
Moravian College to Celebrate Homecoming Weekend on October 17-18
Hundreds of Moravian alumni will return to their alma mater when the College holds the 2008 annual Homecoming Weekend from October 17 to October 18.

9/26/2008
New Staffers Added to Moravian College's Office of Community Service
Moravian College recently added two new staff members in its community service office.

9/26/2008
Moravian Names Two New Directors in the Division of Academic Affairs
Moravian College recently named David Schappert as the director of the Reeves Library.

9/24/2008
Lecture Series to focus on Environmental Linkages in Science, Nature, and the Arts
Moravian College will hold an interdisciplinary lecture series this fall to get people thinking more deeply about a variety of environmental issues.

9/23/2008
Annual Sipple Lecture in Nursing to explain Moravian Mission in Honduras
Gerard Rudy, M.D. will present "Are You Called? Perspectives on Global Health: The Moravian Mission at Ahuas, Honduras".

9/23/2008
Financial Planner Advises Investors to Consider Diversify Portfolio with Gold
Investing in gold is the best way of diversifying your portfolio during a difficult and unstable economic environment and a safe haven from paper currencies...

9/19/2008
Professor Provides Insight into the Practices that led to Financial Crisis
"This financial crisis has been brought about by years of irresponsible lending and investing by financial institutions with no oversight from the Treasury Department..."

9/15/2008
Moravian Accounting Club Supporting Race Against the Sun
The Moravian College Accounting Club (IMA Student Chapter) is supporting Jessica's Race Against the Sun, a 5K Walk & Run to be held on Saturday September 27th.

9/12/2008
Film on "The Last Rescuer" of the Holocaust to be Shown at Moravian College
The award-winning documentary film, Nicholas Winton: The Power of Good, that tells the story of a 28-year old London stockbroker who provided entry visas to England for 669 Jewish children in 1939...

9/12/2008
Lecture Series to offer Varied Perspectives on Key Political Issues
With the election season reaching a fever pitch, a series of lectures at Moravian College will address some of the hot topic issues that are emerging during the 2008 campaign.

9/12/2008
Express-Times Publisher Martin Till to speak at Moravian
Moravian College will host a presentation by Martin Till, publisher of The Express-Times, on September 16 at 7 p.m. in the Arena Theater.

9/10/2008
Documentary Film and Discussion to Explain Prison Theater Program
Moravian College will hold a screening of Shakespeare Behind Bars, a documentary film about a visionary volunteer theater director's work with prison inmates on Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.

9/10/2008
Moravian College to hold Memorial in Remembrance of 9/11
In honor of the thousands lost during the attacks, Moravian College will hold a memorial service ceremonial tree at the corner of Locust and Monocacy Streets.

9/9/2008
Moravian College Junior Receives NACA Scholarship for Leadership
Moravian College junior Kelly Schneider recently received the East Coast Undergraduate Scholarship for Student Leaders for 2008 from the National Association of College Activities, or NACA.

9/9/2008
Moravian College Professor's Debut Novel Takes Flight
Joyce Hinnefeld, associate professor of English at Moravian College, has written her first novel In Hovering Flight, which has just been published by Unbridled Books.

9/8/2008
Moravian College to Celebrate Bike Day - September 9
"Cities have a parking problem—there are too many cars and not enough spaces for them," said Professor Dutlinger, organizer of Moravian 's second annual "Bike Day at Moravian College.

9/3/2008
Moravian College to Celebrate Family Day - September 27
Moravian College will welcome family member and friends of the college to experience campus life during the annual Family Day fall celebration on Saturday, September 27.

9/3/2008
Lecture to Explain Effect of Race and Culture on MLB Home Run King Barry Bonds
Moravian College will hold a lecture focusing on the implications of race and American culture on the public perception of home run king Barry Bonds.

9/3/2008
Payne Gallery at Moravian College Announces Exhibition Schedule
Payne Gallery at Moravian College recently announced their schedule of exhibits for the 2008-09 academic year.

8/26/2008
The Lukens Piano Trio to Perform at Moravian College
The Lukens Piano Trio—composed of violinist Michael Locati, cellist David Moulton, and pianist Kristin Ditlow—will perform on Sunday, September 7 at 4:00 p.m.

8/26/2008
Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble to Perform at Moravian College
The 30-member Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble will bring their dynamic blend of art and energy to the Foy Concert Hall on the Hurd Campus of Moravian College.

8/26/2008
Back Bay Saxophone Quartet to perform at Moravian College
Back Bay Saxophone Quartet will perform at Moravian College on Saturday, September 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Foy Concert Hall on the Hurd Campus in historic Bethlehem, Pa.

8/21/2008
Lecture to Explain Influence of Race and Culture on Perception of Sports Figure
Moravian College will hold lecture focusing on the implications of race and American culture on the public perception of home run king Barry Bonds.

8/21/2008
Jazz Vocalist Lou Lanza to perform "Vocalese" at Moravian College
Jazz Vocalist Lou Lanza will present "Vocalese" at Moravian College on Friday, September 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Foy Concert Hall on the Hurd Campus.

8/20/2008
Moravian College Attracts Second-Largest Freshman Class
The admissions office of Moravian College is reporting another successful year as 387 freshmen are scheduled to enroll making the Class of 2012 the second-largest in Moravian's 266-year history.

8/18/2008
Moravian to Welcome Class of 2012 with Orientation Weekend
Moravian College will welcome the incoming class of 2012 on Orientation Weekend that marks the official introduction to the campus community and the transition into the academic environment.

7/17/2008
Moravian College Alumni Association Announces Alumni Fellows Awards
The Moravian College Alumni Association has selected five students as recipients of the Alumni Fellows Award for the 2008-2009 academic year.

6/27/2008
Moravian Professors Lead Institute in Germany to Educate Teachers about Bach
Professor of music Hilde Binford and colleagues will lead the National Endowment for the Humanities Institute for School Teachers in an extended trip to the towns of Eisenach, Leipzig, and Potsdam, Germany from June 30-July 25.

6/26/2008
Moravian College Chaplain elected President of the Eastern District of Moravian Church
Moravian College and Seminary Chaplain Rev. David E. Bennett of Bethlehem, Pa. was recently elected president of the Eastern District of the Moravian Church in North America during the 41st Eastern District Synod.

6/26/2008
Moravian Student's Design Chosen for Media Bistro's UnBeige Blog
A design developed by Marina Moser '09, (Furlong, Pa.) a graphic and interactive design major at Moravian College, has been rotating on Media Bistro's UnBeige blog recently.

6/26/2008
Moravian College Accounting Students Receive PICPA Recognition
Moravian College students Nadine Johnson '09, Tamaqua, Pa. and Jonathan Ritter '10, Allentown, Pa. were both awarded the Lehigh Valley Chapter of PICPA Scholarship.

6/24/2008
Moravian Professor named President of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology
Dana S. Dunn, professor of psychology and director of the Learning in Common Curriculum at Moravian College, was recently elected to serve as president of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Division Two of the American Psychological Association.

6/24/2008
Johns Hopkins University Camp to be held at Moravian College
For the twelfth consecutive year, Moravian College is hosting the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Center for Talented Youth program.

6/19/2008
Saxophonist David Sanchez to inaugurate Summer Jazz @ Moravian (formerly July Jazz Getaway)
Latin Grammy Award winner David Sánchez will perform in Foy Concert Hall with the Moravian College Big Band and the jazz faculty of Moravian College on Thursday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m.

6/10/2008
Dr. Nicole Loyd is Dean of Student Life at Moravian College
Moravian recently welcomed Dr. Nicole Loyd as the dean of student life, replacing Robert Windolph who retired at the end of the 2007-08 academic year.

5/15/2008
8th Annual Bethlehem Guitar Festival "From Renaissance to the Present Day"
A day of public concerts, master classes, workshops, and a guitar expo will celebrate classical guitar, "From Renaissance to the Present Day".

5/12/2008
Anthony "Monk" Morelli '59 to Receive Prestigious Medallion of Merit Award
The Moravian College Alumni Association will honor Anthony "Monk" Morelli '59 with the prestigious Medallion of Merit Award during the Alumni Weekend Grand Reunion Luncheon.

5/12/2008
Science Open House at Moravian College - May 16
Moravian College will host a special open house for high school students who are interested in exploring academic opportunities in the sciences.

5/9/2008
Moravian College List of Degree Candidates for 2008
Moravian College will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, May 10, beginning at 10 a.m., in the outdoor quadrangle behind the Haupert Union Building on the Main Street Campus.

5/6/2008
Moravian College to hold Commencement on May 10
Moravian College will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, May 10, beginning at 10 a.m., in the outdoor quadrangle behind the Haupert Union Building on the Main Street Campus.

5/6/2008
Moravian Theological Seminary Commencement to conclude 201st Academic Year
Moravian Theological Seminary will celebrate the conclusion of its 201st academic year with a commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 10, at 4 p.m.

4/28/2008
It's a Steinway & Sons Weekend at Moravian College - May 1-4
Moravian College will host an array of events in conjunction with Jacobs Music Company to showcase exquisite Steinway pianos and the talented musicians who play them.

4/28/2008
Moravian College Names Instrumental Concerto Winners
Pianist Christopher Wyatt '10, and clarinetist Helen Smith '09 were named winners of the Moravian College Instrumental Concerto Competition for the academic year 2008-09.

4/25/2008
Moravian to host Keys for Kids Perform-a-thon to benefit St. Luke's Hospital Pediatrics
More than 100 children will play on historic Steinway art-case pianos including "Rhapsody" during the Keys for Kids Perform-a-thon at Moravian College from Thursday, May 1 to Sunday, May 4.

4/25/2008
Moravian's At-Home Steinway Series Resumes at President Thomforde's Home
Moravian College President Christopher M. Thomforde and his wife Dr. Kathy G. Thomforde will open their residence for "At-Home Steinway Comes Home" on Sunday, May 4.

4/25/2008
Steinway Spotlight Performance to feature Piano Duo of Goldina and Loumbrozo
Steinway artists Arianna Goldina and Remy Loumbrozo will perform at Moravian College on Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Foy Concert Hall.

4/23/2008
ROTC Cadets to take Chinook helicopter from Moravian campus to training site
Moravian College ROTC cadet Matthew Hegarty '09 (Moorestown, N.J) will be joined by fellow cadets from area colleges on Thursday, April 24 at noon...

4/21/2008
President Thomforde to sign Talloires Declaration on Earth Day
Moravian College President Christopher M. Thomforde will sign the Talloires Declaration, a statement affirming the institution's commitment to environmental sustainability, on "Earth Day," Tuesday, April 22 at 4 p.m.

4/21/2008
American Chemical Society Chief to Present Earth Day Talk
In honor of Earth Day, Madeline Jacobs, the executive director and CEO of the American Chemical Society will address the Lehigh Valley Section of the ACS and other interested parties on Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 in Dana Lecture Hall at Moravian College.

4/16/2008
Moravian's Leadership Honor Society ODK Presents Awards
Moravian College's Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), recently presented awards to students, faculty, and staff at its Leadership Awards Ceremony and Dinner.

4/15/2008
Moravian Professor Authors Book Examining the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement
Birmingham, Alabama was the most segregated city in American in the early 1960s. When the civil right movement took root there, it wasn't just grown men and women who faced dogs, fire hoses and arrest for speaking out against institutionalized racism.

4/15/2008
Moravian College to Showcase Student Scholarship and Creative Endeavors
Moravian College will hold its third annual Student Scholarship and Creative Works Day on Thursday, April 17, beginning at 9 a.m.

4/15/2008
Moravian College Professor Book Applies Psychology to Modern life
"Psychology of adjustment is a popular topic and course in the undergraduate curriculum, covering questions of how individuals adjust to and cope with the stresses and strains of modern life".

4/10/2008
Moravian College to hold Rally for a Hate-Free America - April 17
Moravian College will host a Rally for a Hate-Free America on Thursday, April 17 in the Pavilion of the Haupert Union Building.

4/9/2008
Relay for Life Event to Celebrate Cancer Survivors
The "Colleges Against Cancer" Club at Moravian College is planning a survivorship ceremony as part of the college's third annual Relay for Life.

4/8/2008
Holocaust Remembrance Program "Childhood" a One-woman Show - April 15
Israeli Holocaust educator Yonat Klar will perform her one-woman show "Childhood," as part of a Holocaust Remembrance Program on Tuesday, April 15 at 7 p.m. in Moravian College's Arena Theater.

4/8/2008
Accounting Professor Rossi to receive Lehigh Valley Chapter PICPA Volunteer Service Award
John D. Rossi, III, associate professor of accounting at Moravian College, has been selected to receive the 2008 Lehigh Valley Chapter Volunteer Service Award from the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA).

4/8/2008
Moravian Choir to perform music of Anton Bruckner - April 20
The Moravian Choir will perform the music of Anton Bruckner on Sunday, April 20, at 4 p.m. in Foy Concert Hall.

4/3/2008
"The Apprentice" winner Dr. Randal Pinkett to Speak about Leadership - April 7
Dr. Randal Pinkett, winner of the fourth season of Donald Trump's television show The Apprentice, will join local business leaders for a panel discussion at Moravian College regarding leadership and overcoming obstacles on Monday, April 7 at 4 p.m.

4/3/2008
Moravian College Names 480 Students to Dean's Honor List for Fall 2007
At Moravian College, 480 students were named to the Dean's Honor List for the fall 2007 semester.

4/2/2008
Moravian Students to Participate in Lobby Day at State Capitol
Four students from Moravian College will travel to the state Capitol to join with students from the other independent colleges and visit with their local legislators on annual Student Lobby Day, Tuesday, April 8.

4/1/2008
Members of Senator Obama's Foreign Policy Team to Speak at Moravian College
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama's foreign policy team members Richard Danzig, Susan Rice, and Dennis McDonough will speak at Moravian College on Wednesday, April 2, from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

3/28/2008
New Residence Hall to be built on Moravian College's historic Hurd Campus
Moravian College has partnered with Bethlehem Area Moravians, Inc. (BAM) on a $25 million project that will transform the Priscilla Payne Hurd Campus by creating a living and learning community in historic downtown Bethlehem.

3/27/2008
Perspectives on Death Penalty to be discussed at Moravian College
Juan Melendez and The Reverend Walter Everett will share their personal experiences and perspectives regarding the death penalty during a talk, "Voices of Hope, Agents of Change," on Tuesday, April 1, 4 p.m., at Moravian College.

3/27/2008
Moravian College Dancers to Perform in Foy Hall - March 28, 29
The 33rd Annual Moravian College Dancers Concert will be held on March 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m., in Foy Concert Hall, under the artistic direction of Mary Anne Hoffman.

3/19/2008
Photographer David Graham, Chronicler of the Surreal, to Visit Moravian College
Moravian College will host a public lecture by photographer David Graham on Thursday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m. in Peter Hall.

3/17/2008
Take Back the Night Rally Against Domestic Violence - March 19
Moravian College will sponsor its annual "Take Back the Night" march and rally on its two campuses on Wednesday, March 19.

3/17/2008
Faculty Show in Payne Gallery at Moravian College
Bethlehem, Pa., March 17, 2008— The Payne Gallery is currently exhibiting the biennial Moravian College Faculty Show from March 20th to April 13th, 2008.

3/17/2008
Metta Quintet to Perform NYC Subway Inspired Jazz - April 2
Moravian College will host a night of music presented by the New York-based JazzReach organization performed by the Metta Quintet on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. in Foy Hall

3/13/2008
Moravian College to Host Regional Science Olympiad Competition
Students representing 38 middle, junior, and senior high schools will compete at Moravian College in a regional Science Olympiad on Friday, March 14.

3/13/2008
Moravian College to host Lehigh Valley Medical and Health Professions Expo
Moravian College will host this year's Lehigh Valley Medical School and Health Professions Expo.

3/13/2008
Lunchtime Program to Examine Women in Blaxploitation Films
Moravian College will host a lecture by Dr. Yvonne Sims that will focus on the portrayal of women in the "blaxploitation" films of the 1970s.

3/12/2008
Financial Planner Advises Investors to Consider Diversify Portfolio with Gold
Investing in gold is the best way of diversifying your portfolio during a difficult and unstable economic environment and a safe haven from paper currencies, according to personal financial specialist John D. Rossi, III.

3/12/2008
WorldCom Whistle Blower Cynthia Cooper to Speak at Hotel Bethlehem
Cynthia Cooper, the former vice president at WorldCom who uncovered the largest corporate fraud in history, will speak the Hotel Bethlehem during a public lecture on Sunday, April 6 at 8 p.m. in the Main Ball Room.

3/11/2008
VH1's "Best Week Ever" Comedy Show Coming to Moravian - April 4
Moravian will host an evening of comedy when VH1's "Best Week Ever" Live comes to the College on Friday, April 4 at 8 p.m. in Johnston Hall.

3/6/2008
Moravian College Receives Grant to Restore Payne Gallery
Moravian College recently received funding to support the restoration of the Frank E. & Saba B. Payne Gallery, located on the Priscilla Payne Hurd Campus in historic downtown Bethlehem.

3/6/2008
Brain Awareness Week at Moravian Set for March 10-14
Brain Awareness Week at Moravian College, an annual education initiative organized by The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives, in collaboration with Moravian's Departments of Biology, Psychology, will run from Monday, March 10 through the end of the week.

3/5/2008
Taylor 2 to Perform Evening of Dance at Moravian College
The highly acclaimed Taylor 2 troupe of the famed Paul Taylor Dance Company will perform at Moravian College on Wednesday, March 26, 7:30 p.m., in Foy Concert Hall.

3/5/2008
Moravian College receives funds for Science Teaching and Research
Moravian College recently received funding in support of its strategic initiative to strengthen and enhance teaching and research in the sciences.

3/5/2008
Twenty-three inducted into Art Honors fraternity at Moravian College
Moravian College recently inducted twenty-three students into the Zeta Psi chapter of Kappa Pi, the International Art Honors Fraternity at Moravian College.

3/4/2008
Community Discussion and Film at Moravian to Examine Hate in Society
Thomas B. Howard, education director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation will present "Erasing Hate: A Community Discussion" on Thursday, March 13.

3/3/2008
Moravian College to Host Regional Science Olympiad Competition
Students representing 38 middle, junior, and senior high schools will compete at Moravian College in a regional Science Olympiad on Friday, March 14.

3/3/2008
Moravian College Theatre Company Presents The Laramie Project
The Moravian College Theatre Company will present, The Laramie Project, a drama by Moisés Kaufman and the members of the Tectonic Theatre project.

3/3/2008
Delta Tau Delta to hold Fifth Annual Christopher Seifert Golf Tournament
The Delta Tau Delta fraternity at Moravian College will sponsor the Fifth Annual Christopher Seifert Memorial Golf Tournament on Sunday, April 20 at Southmoore Golf Course in Bath, Pa.

2/28/2008
Distinguished Piano and Violin Duo to Perform at Moravian
Moravian College will present an evening of music featuring performances by violinist Jorja Fleezanis and pianist Karl Paulnack on Wednesday, March 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Peter Hall.

2/28/2008
Theologian and Author Miroslav Volf to Speak at Seminary
Moravian College Theological Seminary will hold the annual Weber Lecture entitled "God and Human Flourishing," by Dr. Miroslav Volf, on Friday, March 7.

2/26/2008
Seminary to honor the Reverend Douglas Caldwell with Hus Award
Moravian Theological Seminary (MTS) will honor two alumni for their outstanding life's work during the 2008 Alumni Reunion Luncheon on Thursday, March 6.

2/25/2008
Filmmaker Spike Lee to Speak at Moravian College - March 11
Moravian College will hold "An Evening with Spike Lee: America Through My Lens" on Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. in Johnston Hall.

2/14/2008
Renowned Mezzo-Soprano Denyce Graves to Perform at Moravian College
Recognized worldwide as one of today's most exciting vocal stars, Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano, will perform at Moravian College on Wednesday, February 27, 7:30 p.m., in Foy Concert Hall.

2/14/2008
Moravian College to host 22nd Annual Mathematics Conference
Moravian College will host the 22nd annual Student Mathematics Conference on Saturday, February 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Priscilla Payne Hurd Academic Complex.

2/11/2008
Student Athletes at Moravian College to hold Camp for Youngsters
Student athletes at Moravian College will be holding a Moravian College Kids Camp on Saturday, February 16.

2/11/2008
Peace and Justice Lecture at Moravian to Focus on Economic Issues
Pamela Brubaker will present "Interrogating Assumptions: Peace and Justice Issues in Economics" on Monday, February 25, 7 p.m. in the UCB room, Haupert Union Building.

2/8/2008
Moravian Debuts New Literary Journal Celebrating Diverse Languages
Babel, the new literary journal produced by the Department of Foreign Languages at Moravian captures and celebrates the multitude of languages taught and spoken on the College's campuses.

2/7/2008
NYC Artist Grace Graupe Pillard's Works Explore Social and Political Issues
Payne Gallery of Moravian College will exhibit recent works by New York City artist Grace Graupe Pillard, whose paintings and digital images explore social and political issues.

2/5/2008
Nursing Majors to tell of Life-Changing Experiences Working in Honduras Clinic
A group of Moravian College students and faculty in the nursing program will present "Report to the Community, A Nursing Mission in Honduras" on Wednesday, February 6.

2/4/2008
Photojournalist Steven Shames Lecture to focus on Changing Face of America
Moravian College will hold a public lecture by photographer and photojournalist Steven Shames, titled, "Facing Race: 21st Century Americans from the Four Corners of the Earth."

2/4/2008
Filmmaker Shakti Butler Lecture to address White Privilege in America
The topic of race and identity in America will be explored when filmmaker Shakti Butler visits Moravian College on Wednesday, February 6.

2/1/2008
Women's Basketball Team to Participate in WBCA's "Think Pink" Initiative
The Moravian College women's basketball team will be participating in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's "Think Pink" event on Saturday February 9, 2008 when the Greyhounds host the U.S Merchant Marine Academy.

1/29/2008
Students to Embark on Interfaith Tour of New York City's Religious Shrines
Students from Moravian College and Lehigh University will embark on an "Interfaith Bus Tour of New York City" on Saturday, February 9.

1/28/2008
Grammy-Winning Vocalist Bobby McFerrin at Moravian College - February 10
Moravian College with hold a evening of improvised choral music featuring the Moravian College and Central Moravian Church choirs joined by special guest Grammy-winning vocalist Bobby McFerrin.

1/25/2008
Moravian College to Bring Climate Change into Focus
Moravian College will participate in Focus The Nation, a national effort to foster a dialog on solutions to global climate change.

1/24/2008
Moravian College to host inaugural Bethlehem Clarinet Festival
The Moravian College Music Department will host the inaugural Bethlehem Clarinet Festival on Monday, February 18, on the Pricilla Payne Hurd Campus in historic Bethlehem, Pa.

1/16/2008
Moravian College to Celebrate MLK Legacy with Lecture on Overcoming Hate in Society
Moravian College will celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with a talk by the Reverend Dr. Cheryl Kirk-Duggan, professor of theology & women's studies and director of women's studies at Shaw University.

1/15/2008
Lunchtime Program for Faculty at Moravian Stirs Intellectual Curiosity
Moravian College faculty members are getting a better understanding of the work of their colleagues through a lunchtime program that features discussions on a variety of academic topics.

1/15/2008
Program at Moravian to Focus on Race and Identity
Moravian College will hold a series of programs during the spring semester in an effort to inspire the Moravian community to think about race and identity.

1/11/2008
Moravian College Names Director of Institutional Research
Moravian College recently named Carole A. Reese as the director of institutional research, providing support to the undergraduate program, the Comenius Center for Continuing, Graduate, and Professional Studies, and Moravian Theological Seminary.

1/8/2008
Gabriel Alegria's Afro-Peruvian Sextet at Moravian College - January 23
Trumpeter and composer Gabriel Alegria's Afro-Peruvian Sextet will perform at Moravian College on Wednesday, January 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Foy Concert Hall.

1/4/2008
Moravian Theological Seminary Receives $6.1 Million from Long-Time Friend
Moravian Theological Seminary received $6.1 million from the estate of Charles D. Couch, a long-time friend of both the Seminary and Moravian College.