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Living the Dorm Life!

February 21, 2015

Dorm LifeChoosing a major, figuring out a financial plan, and researching the spiritual climate are all vital steps in choosing a Christian college. However, there is another vital piece that your student must consider — dorm life! For today’s post, we asked Joe Poelzer, one of Cedarville’s Resident Directors, to weigh in on the important role that Residence Life plays in a students personal and professional development.

Read Joe's post to learn about residence life at Cedarville.

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Posted in Spiritual Growth Student Life Why Christ Centered Higher Education? Admissions

Choosing Cedarville: An Answer to Prayer

February 18, 2015

RousterToday’s ParentPrep blog post is written by guest contributors Gary and Carol Rouster. Gary and Carol are both 1984 Cedarville graduates who live in Jackson, Michigan. They share their experience of helping their son, Nathan, navigate his college choices and learning to let go and trust him into God’s hands.

"When it came time to start to look at colleges with our son, Nathan, our first choice was, of course, Cedarville University, our alma mater. However, our son had a different view. Being an only child, he grew up attending the same school where his Dad taught, so every day from kindergarten through 12th grade, he rode to school with Dad and everyone knew our son, because they knew his Dad...."

Click here to read more of the Rouster's story and the twists and turns of Nathan's journey to Cedarville!

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Posted in Admissions Campus Visit Spiritual Growth Why Christ Centered Higher Education? Student Life

Finding a Job with a Liberal Arts Degree

February 16, 2015

Liberal arts degreeToo often the liberal arts get a bad rap! Perhaps you -- like a lot of parents -- are concerned that if your student majors in a program like literature or history or theatre, it could mean difficulty finding a job after graduation.

Today's Parent Prep post will be an encouragement!

A report by Allie Grasgreen, titled "Liberal Arts Grads Win Long-Term," explores the personal benefits and career advantages that can be found in pursuing a liberal arts degree. 

Read more and discover how liberal arts grads are doing in the workplace and how Cedarville is preparing students with a Christ-centered liberal arts education.

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Posted in Academics Spiritual Growth Admissions Why Christ Centered Higher Education?

Reminder: "Raising Kids to Be Sexually Pure in College" Webinar Is Tonight!

January 26, 2015

Don’t forget to register for tonight's FREE webinar: “Raising Kids to be Sexually Pure in College” led by Dannah Gresh of Pure Freedom Ministries. The webinar is scheduled for 8 p.m. EST. Join more than 500 parents who are already registered. Reserve your spot now! 

Dannah Gresh, a Christian sexuality expert and best-selling author who is also a Cedarville University alumna, will give parents five critical tools to ensure that your son or daughter is able to live out the values they've been taught at home. Using Scripture and social science, as she did in her TED Talk on tolerance for virginity at secular campuses, Dannah will guide you through important decisions and the conversations you need to have with your son or daughter. 

Reserve your spot and join us tonight — Monday, January 26 — at 8 p.m. EST! Come prepared to ask and answer the tough questions and learn how to further develop your relationship with your student. 

Posted in Spiritual Growth Webinar Why Christ Centered Higher Education?

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