Dr. Garry Jost, religious studies faculty, gave two presentations at the annual meetings of the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion in November 2014 in San Diego.
Music composition student Ian Guthrie won first place in the Music Teacher National Association's Young Artist Piano Performance Competition for the state of Oregon in November 2013.
As the state winner, he will represent Oregon at the MTNA Northwest Division Competition in Portland this January where he will compete against the state winners from Alaska, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming for the opportunity to advance to the national finals in Chicago.
Ian Guthrie studies piano with Dr. Renato Fabbro. He plans to graduate with a Bachelor of Music in Composition degree in spring 2014.