AUDIO – Ukraine and Russia: Insights from a Cold War Hero

March 11, 2014 | by | Topic: Streaming Audio, The American Story, The Content of Character, The Global Challenge, The Path to Freedom

In case you missed it, this past weekend Roger Robinson was a guest on “Glen Meakem on the Weekend” to discuss the recent events in Ukraine and Russia. Robinson was one of our fascinating guests at the recent Eighth Annual … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – Get a job! College students and career services offices in today’s tough job market

February 10, 2014 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Global Challenge

Dr. James Thrasher, a fellow for vocational calling, responds to a Wall Street Journal article about the tough job market for college students as the cost of a college degree is on the rise — He gives some great insights … More>

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January 2014 “Vision & Values” (Vol. 22 No. 1)

January 24, 2014 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Mailings

Editor’s note: The January 2014 issue of Vision & Values (Vol. 22 No. 1) is now available for download online. In this issue, you’ll find an excerpt from “Smuggling a Cross into the Evil Empire,” an exclusive interview from the More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – Am I subsidizing my roommate’s tuition?

January 13, 2014 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The American Story, The Battle for the Mind, The Global Challenge

Most students and parents aren’t aware that many students are paying for their classmates’ tuition. The Wall Street Journal exposed this exploding practice that’s hitting some students hard in a January 9, 2014 article titled “More Students Subsidize Classmates’ Tuition.” … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – Lincoln and Civil Liberties in War: Rating the Presidents

January 3, 2014 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The American Story, The Content of Character, The DNA of Greatness

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, the Center for Vision & Values co-sponsored a two-part lecture series held at Grove City College. In part two of the series, Dr. Mark Neely discusses Lincoln and civil … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – Lincoln’s Statemanship: A New Birth of Freedom

January 3, 2014 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The American Story, The Content of Character, The DNA of Greatness

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, the Center for Vision & Values co-sponsored a two-part lecture series held at Grove City College. In part one of the series, Dr. Joseph Fornieri discusses Lincoln’s statesmanship. Fornieri, … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Social media, civic engagement and the rise of the citizen-consumer

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Jennifer Scott Mobley ’99, speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Tories and Thomas Jefferson

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Gillis Harp and Dr. Warren Throckmorton speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – James Madison and republican citizenship

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Colleen Sheehan, director of the Ryan Center for Free Institutions and Public Good and professor of politics at Villanova University, speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – American citizenship: From traditional to progressive views

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. L. John Van Til and Dr. John A. Sparks ’66, speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – The American cause

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Thought provoking video from The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause. Speaking are: Richard Brake, national director of education at Intercollegiate Studies Institute; Gleaves Whitney, director of Grand Valley State University’s Havenstein Center … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Tension! Biblical and early American views of citizenship, limited government and the common good

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Gary Scott Smith ’72, Dr. T. David Gordon and Dr. Paul Kemeny speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – The good life in Greece, Rome and America

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. David DiQuattro ’02, Dr. Mark Graham and Dr. Andrew Harvey speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Immigration, assimilation and citizenship: How the Jewish-American past can inform the nation’s future

October 1, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Nationally syndicated radio talk show host, best-selling author and veteran film critic Michael Medved speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – The erosion of citizenship by consumerism

September 30, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. William Cavanaugh, senior research professor at the Center for World Catholicism and Intercultural Theology of DePaul University, speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Around the tables and in the pews: Forging the next generation of citizens

September 30, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. David Ayers and Dr. Gary Welton speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Progressivism and Citizenship

September 30, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Ted McAllister, the Edward L. Gaylord Chair and associate professor of public policy at Pepperdine University, speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Where have you gone Horatio Alger?: The American dream today

September 30, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Marvin Folkertsma and Dr. Mark Hendrickson speak at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – 2013 – Booster, protester, or both: The American writer as citizen

September 30, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Eric Potter speaks at The Center for Vision & Values 2013 Annual Conference, Citizenship and the American Cause.… More>

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Family and Citizenship

September 25, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013

From the 2013 Annual Conference, Jennifer Roback Morse, founder and president of the Ruth Institute, a project of the National Organization for Marriage.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO – Who’s un-American? Communists and Muslims in America

September 20, 2013 | by | Topic: Annual Conference Lectures, Annual Conference Lectures 2013, Streaming Video

Dr. Paul Kengor and Dr. Steven Jones at the 2013 Annual Conference.… More>

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Memo to Washington: Economic growth is easy

September 10, 2013 | by | Topic: The Global Challenge, The Path to Freedom

Editor’s note: Forbes.com editor John Tamny, author of the below opinion editorial which first appeared at Forbes.com, will be speaking at Grove City College on Sept. 24 on the subject “How Government is Hurting the Job Market for College More>

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What ‘The Butler’ gets wrong about Ronald Reagan and race

September 2, 2013 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, The DNA of Greatness

By Steven F. Hayward, Paul Kengor, Craig Shirley and Kiron K. Skinner

Steven F. Hayward, Paul Kengor, Craig Shirley and Kiron K. Skinner are Ronald Reagan historians.

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in The Washington Post.

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STREAMING VIDEO — God & Man in the Oval Office

February 8, 2013 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Content of Character

On February 8, 2013, Dr. Paul Kengor (executive director of The Center for Vision & Values and professor of political science at Grove City College) and Dr. Gary Scott Smith (chair of the history department at Grove City College and … More>

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January 2013 “Vision & Values” (Vol. 21 No. 1)

January 20, 2013 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Mailings

Editor’s note: The January 2013 issue of Vision & Values (Vol. 21 No. 1) is now available for download online. In this issue, you’ll find: excerpts from an exclusive interview between Executive Director Paul Kengor and Dr. Kiron Skinner during More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Faith, Freedom and the Entrepreneur

October 10, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The DNA of Greatness, The Path to Freedom

Dr. Craig Columbus (executive director of The Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation) joins Dr. Paul Kengor (executive director of The Center for Vision & Values) and Glen Meakem (a successful venture capitalist and radio talk-show host) … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Whose Responsibility is Opportunity? The Role of Citizens, Government and Civil Society

September 25, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The American Story

Michael Gerson, former speechwriter for President George W. Bush & columnist for the Washington Post, delivers a speech sponsored by The Center for Vision & Values’ Ethics and Character Formation Working Group.… More>

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V&V Q&A With Dr. Craig Columbus on “God and Man on Wall Street”

August 27, 2012 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, The Path to Freedom, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, we interview Dr. Craig Columbus, co-author—along with Dr. Mark Hendrickson—of the new book, “God and Man on More>

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V&V Q&A With Drs. Warren Throckmorton and Michael Coulter on “Getting Jefferson Right”

July 27, 2012 | by | Topic: The American Story, The Content of Character, The Persuaders, Vision & Values Concise E-publications

Editor’s Note: The “V&V Q&A” is an e-publication from The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. In this latest edition, we interview the co-authors of ”Getting Jefferson Right: Fact Checking Claims About Our Third President.” Dr. Warren More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Fusionism and All That Conservative Jazz

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Becky Norton Dunlop (vice president for external relations at The Heritage Foundation and former deputy assistant for presidential personnel, special assistant to the president, director of the cabinet office in the Reagan White House) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Bush Conservatism and Reagan Conservatism

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Paul Kengor (professor of political science at Grove City College and executive director of The Center for Vision & Values) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Conservatives and the Faith of Barack Obama

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Gary Scott Smith ’72 (chair of the history department at Grove City College and fellow for faith and the presidency with The Center for Vision & Values) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — More Challenges in the Sciences: From Evolution to Environmentalism

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Glenn Marsch (professor of physics at Grove City College) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Conservatism and the Media

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Jennifer A. Scott ’99 (chair of the department of communication studies and assistant professor of communication studies at Grove City College) and Dr. Kimberly M. Miller (assistant professor of communication studies at Grove City College) speak at the Center’s … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — “Evangelical Intellectuals” Criticisms of the Religious Right: Is This the End of the Evangelical-Republican Marriage? |&| Conservatism & Christianity

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Paul C. Kemeny (professor of religion and humanities at Grove City College and a fellow for character & ethics with The Center for Vision & Values) and Dr. T. David Gordon (professor of religion and Greek at Grove City … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — A Southern Conservative in the Modern World

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. H. Collin Messer (associate professor of English at Grove City College) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Immigration & Border Security: The Red Card Solution

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Helen E. Krieble (founder and president of The Vernon K. Krieble Foundation and author of “Two Paths to Safety: A Private Sector Initiative to Break the Illegal Immigration Deadlock”) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Conservatives, Liberals, and Government Regulation of American Business

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Craig Columbus (fellow for entrepreneurship and innovation with The Center for Vision & Values, executive director of The Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, and chair of the Department of Entrepreneurship at Grove City College) speaks at the Center’s 8th … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — “School-holm” Syndrome: The History of Federal Legislative Involvement in American Schooling

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Jason R. Edwards (research fellow with The Center for Vision & Values and an associate professor of education and history at Grove City College) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Corporate Social Responsibility: The New Socialism

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Andrew W. Markley (professor, chair of the Department of Business at Grove City College, and contributing scholar with The Center for Vision & Values) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Conservatives & the Economy: Assessing the Critical Issues

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Jeffrey M. Herbener (chair of the department of economics at Grove City College and fellow for economic theory & policy with The Center for Vision & Values) & Dr. Shawn Ritenour (professor of economics at Grove City College, contributor … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Heroic Conservatism in 2012

April 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Michael Gerson (nationally syndicated columnist for the Washington Post and author of “Heroic Conservatism: Why Republicans Need to Embrace America’s Ideals”) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Keynote Debate: Marvin Olasky & Matt Kibbe

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

 “Can We Get Along? Libertarians & Compassionate Conservatives in 2012″
With Marvin Olasky & Matt Kibbe |  April 19, 2012

During the Center for Vision & Values’ eighth annual confernce, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind,” the conference’s … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Was President Coolidge a Conservative?

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. L. John Van Til (fellow for humanities, faith, and culture with The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College) speaks at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Twainiac Conservatism: Twain Versus Croly on America |&| What We Have Forgotten

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Marvin Folkertsma (professor of political science and fellow for American studies with The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College) and Dr. Mark W. Hendrickson (faculty member, economist, and fellow for economic and social policy with The … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Challenges in the Sciences: Educational Policy, the Academy and Funding for Research

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Stacy Birmingham (dean for the Albert A. Hopeman, Jr., School of Science, Engineering and Mathematics at Grove City College) and Dr. William Birmingham (chair of the department of computer science and a professor of computer science and electrical engineering … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Conservative Challenges in the Culture War

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Joseph J. Horton (professor of psychology at Grove City College and a researcher on Positive Youth Development with The Center for Vision & Values) & Dr. Warren Throckmorton (associate professor of psychology at Grove City College and fellow for … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Healthcare Policy in the Age of Obamacare: Perspectives from a Physician & an Economist

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. Clare Gray (board-certified physician and founder of “Physicians for Reform”) & Dr. Tracy C. Miller (associate professor of economics at Grove City College and fellow for economic theory and policy with The Center for Vision & Values) speak at … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — When I’m 64: Israel & American Conservatives since 1948

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Michael Medved (nationally syndicated radio talk show host, best-selling author, and veteran film critic) & Jon Medved (venture capitalist, co-founder, CEO and director of Vringo) speak at the Center’s 8th annual conference, “The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative Mind.”… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — The History of the Divided Conservative Mind

April 19, 2012 | by | Topic: Streaming Video, The Conservative Mind in 2012

Dr. L. John Van Til (fellow for humanities, faith, and culture with The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College) & Dr. John A. Sparks (dean of the A. J. Calderwood School of Arts & Letters at Grove … More>

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January 2012 “Vision & Values” (Vol. 20 No. 1)

January 20, 2012 | by | Topic: Vision & Values Mailings

Editor’s note: The January 2012 issue of Vision & Values (Vol. 20 No. 1) is now available for download online. In this issue, you’ll find: excerpts from an exclusive interview between Executive Director Paul Kengor and Bill Bennett during the More>

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Center for Vision & Values Honored With 2010 Templeton Freedom Award

November 16, 2010 | by | Topic: The American Story

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES HONORED WITH 2010 TEMPLETON FREEDOM AWARD

GROVE CITY, Pa — The Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College has won a 2010 Templeton Freedom Award for Excellence in Promoting Liberty, in … More>

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Elizabeth Dole, North Way Pastor to Send Off College’s Largest Graduating Class

May 15, 2010 | by | Topic: The Battle for the Mind

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College will send off its largest graduating class in school history with a Commencement ceremony headlined by former U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Dole. Dr. Jay Passavant, senior pastor of North Way Christian Community in Wexford, … More>

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