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Enjoy Homecoming and Parents Weekend Highlights

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

We had a great time during Homecoming and Parents Weekend October 4-5. It was wonderful to see so many of you come to campus and spend time with your students. For those who weren't able to make it — or for those who want to relive the great memories — enjoy highlights from the weekend, including the president's State of the University address.P.S. We have another great event coming up! Grandparents Day will be Friday, November 1. Encourage your students to invite their grandparents to join...
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Grandparents Day at Cedarville

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Friday, November 1, will be a special day at Cedarville — we’re celebrating grandparents! Encourage your student to invite their grandparents to this fun-filled event. Grandparents will get to experience firsthand what their grandchildren do at Cedarville every day, plus we have some special events just for them! They’ll even receive a special commemorative photo from the day. Scheduled activities for Grandparents Day include: 8:30–9:45 a.m. ...
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Civil Rights Bus Tour

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

If your student is looking for a meaningful way to spend fall break, encourage them to join the Civil Rights Bus Tour on October 16-20. Sponsored by the Department of History and Government and the Office of Kingdom Diversity, this trip takes students on a journey to some of the major sites of the civil rights movement. Led by Dr. Dr. Anthony Moore, Dr. Matt Bennett, and Dr. Murray Murdoch, the group will travel by tour bus to Memphis, Montgomery, Selma, and Atlanta and visit museums, churches,...
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Important Fall Semester Dates

Monday, September 23, 2019

Welcome to another ParentConnect! We want to keep you informed with important upcoming dates.

Fall Career Fair

The Fall Career Fair will be held this Wednesday, September 25. This is the first of two major career fairs that Career Services offers to our students. It's open to all students, and everyone can benefit from attending. It's never too early to start learning about available career opportunities and practicing how to effectively market your skills.


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7 Tips for College Students

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

I came across an article — 7 Tips for College Students — that I thought was helpful as I advise my college-age daughters. I'm hoping you find it beneficial as well. It's a couple years old, but the words still ring true. In the article, John Piper offers advice for college students who want to grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ and be prepared to serve Him. Read the article, and use it as you talk with your student over the next few years. Our role as parents may have changed, but...
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A Shared Cedarville Experience

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Are you considering further education for yourself? If so, you wouldn't be the first parent who chose to study in The Graduate School at Cedarville University and planned their graduation to align with their son or daughter's. What an incredible shared Cedarville experience!


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Join Us for "The Business of Disrupting Healthcare"

Monday, September 9, 2019

Join the School of Business Administration, School of Pharmacy, and The Graduate School at Cedarville University for a special one-day event: "The Business of Disrupting Healthcare: A Cedarville Encore Event" Friday, October 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Through breakout sessions and a lunchtime plenary speaker, we'll explore some of the critical challenges facing healthcare today and examine innovative, entrepreneurial, and disruptive strategies to address those challenges. Even if you do not...
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Stay Connected to Cedarville!

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Want to keep up with all that’s happening at Cedarville University? Here are two ways you can stay connected: Subscribe to "Inside View," the monthly e-Newsletter from our President, Dr. Thomas White. In it he shares all that is happening at Cedarville University. As your son or daughter is away at Cedarville, we hope this "Inside View" gives you a taste of what we're all about.  Dr. White also posts regularly to his blog about events and news at Cedarville, theology and church issues, or...
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Relive Getting Started

Saturday, August 31, 2019

We were excited to welcome the largest-ever incoming group of students to Cedarville during Getting Started Weekend. More than 1,000 freshmen and transfer students joined the Cedarville family, ready to begin their life-changing journey. Want to relive some of the fun memories from a great weekend? Watch the video below or check out photos on Facebook. You just might see someone you know! [ENSEMBLE videoid="eYId91G69E2D998klJYuEQ"]
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Campus Security Presentation Tomorrow

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Cedarville University is committed to providing a safe, secure learning environment for our students. In light of that, we will hold a “Run. Hide. Fight.” emergency protocol training session during tomorrow's chapel service. It's important to note that this training is not a result of any threat; this is part of our ongoing campus security awareness, communication, and training initiatives all designed to provide the highest level of safety for our University community. Marc Burdiss, President...
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Join Us for the Clinical Ethics and Conscience Rights Conference

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

If you are in the healthcare or social services field, we invite you to attend the Clinical Ethics and Conscience Rights Conference at Cedarville University on June 6-8, 2019. This conference will examine U.S. Department of Health and Human Services rules that protect the rights of healthcare workers, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, chaplains, social workers, and others, who have religious or moral objections to certain medications, treatments, or procedures, allowing them to...
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Congratulations, Class of 2019!

Friday, May 10, 2019

Watch as Dr. Tom Mach, Vice President for Academics, congratulates members of the class of  2019 and encourages them to trust in God's faithfulness as they seek to honor Him in their future pursuits.
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May Term Information

Thursday, April 25, 2019

If your student will be taking classes on campus for May term, here is some information you may need to know:Moving In – Students may move from their current residence hall into the summer dorms on Sunday, May 5, in the afternoon. For new students or current students who need to arrange a time other than Sunday afternoon, contact Student Life at 937-766-7872 to arrange a check-in time.Dress Code – Dress code is the same as during the school year (no shorts during class). Medical Care ...
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Download the Commencement Guide

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

If you’re the parent of a graduating senior, you’re probably getting excited for the May 4 commencement! To help you prepare, we’ve created a guide you can download onto your phone that will give you all the details you need. Download the Events @ Cedarville University mobile app from either the Apple App Store or Google Play store on your device. From the app, download the “Cedarville University’s Annual Commencement Guide.” Refer to the Guide often for everything you need to...
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It's #CUGiveDay!

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Today is the day! Cedarville University is holding a special 24-hour Giving Day event starting today, April 16, at 12 noon and concluding tomorrow, April 17, at 11:59 a.m. We hope you've been following along with the fun of Cedar Shark week on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Although the existence of the Cedar Shark might be in question, the needs of Cedarville students are real. Your gift to #CUGiveDay provides much-needed funding to The Cedarville Fund. The Cedarville...
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#CUGIVEDAY

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Cedarville University is holding a special 24-hour Giving Day event starting Tuesday, April 16, at 12 noon and concluding Wednesday, April 17, at 11:59 a.m. Since we think giving should be fun, we’ll kick off this event tomorrow, April 12, by celebrating Cedar Shark Week. Be sure to follow Cedarville on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to participate in contests and track giving. And keep an eye out for the Shark Hunter and other fun videos! Although the existence of the Cedar Shark...
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New Cedarville Magazine – Chapel: the Heartbeat of Campus

Monday, April 1, 2019

 We've recently released the spring issue of Cedarville Magazine – Chapel: The Heartbeat of Campus – and we'd like to share it with you! This issue of Cedarville Magazine celebrates the impact of chapel, or more importantly, how God has used this extraordinary hour of the day to transform lives for His glory and Kingdom purposes. You'll discover why we consider chapel to be the heartbeat of a Christian university, and why we have determined to maintain our commitment to...
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Dr. Albert Mohler, "God Revealed" Apologetics Conference To Be Livestreamed This Wednesday

Monday, March 25, 2019

This Wednesday, March 27, we are excited to welcome Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., to campus as the keynote speaker for the "God Revealed" apologetics conference, sponsored by our Center for Biblical Apologetics and Public Christianity. The three plenary sessions will be livestreamed so you are able to participate right along with your student. This one-day conference will equip Christians to think carefully, biblically, and pastorally, about how we can live, model, and share the Gospel...
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Two Weeks Only! Celebrate March Madness With Online Yellow Jacket Store

Monday, March 18, 2019

Are you looking for gifts for your Yellow Jacket? Or maybe you'd like to show Yellow Jacket spirit yourself! Cedarville is celebrating March Madness by partnering with Under Armour to allow you to purchase Cedarville University athletics-authorized clothing from Under Armour. You can order Yellow Jackets T-shirts, shorts, shoes, along with other great-looking gear for your Yellow Jacket or other family members. But don't wait long! The online store is only open TODAY through March 30.
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There's Still Time to Register for Lil Sibs Weekend

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Lil Sibs Weekend is coming up soon, but there is still time to register and plan to join all the fun! If your student has younger siblings at home, they'll want to join their big sib at Lil Sibs Weekend on February 15-17. They'll get a firsthand look at college life at Cedarville while experiencing Alt Night, basketball games, a concert, and more. Kids 12 and older can even stay in the dorms with their big sibs. My girls have come in the past and had a blast! While your kids are...
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