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Missions Conference Stirs Students to Live "On Mission"

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

We kicked off spring semester with our annual Missions Conference. This year was the largest conference ever, with 100 missions organizations and more than 50 missionaries on campus. Dr. Kevin Ezell of the North American Mission Board and Cedarville’s own Dr. Matt Bennett, Assistant Professor of Missions and Theology, challenged students to not just take the Gospel to places far away, but to live with Gospel purpose and passion wherever He leads them. We thought you might like a taste of...
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Join Us Online for the Annual Missions Conference

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

We hope you are enjoying your extended time with your student during the long break. We're excited to welcome them back to campus next week! We're also excited about our annual Missions Conference, January 8-10. This is a perfect way to kick off the new semester, joining together and celebrating Cedarville's heart for the Gospel. This year we're welcoming Dr. Kevin Ezell, President of the North American Mission Board (NAMB), as the special speaker. We'll also hear from Dr. Matthew...
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Posted in Chapel Global Outreach

There's Still Time to Order Your Student's Care Package

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

There is still time to send your student a special care package, and support Integrated Business Core (IBC) students at the same time! You can order through the month of November.


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In the News: Cedarville Students Serve in Xenia

Friday, November 2, 2018

Occasionally, we'd like to share some positive ways Cedarville and our students are getting noticed in the media as they make a difference in the local community. Watch a recent news story about a group of our students who gave up a day to serve others in Xenia.
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Posted in Christian Ministry Global Outreach

TODAY is the Last Day to Shop the Online Under Armour Store

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Today is the last day to shop for great gifts for your Yellow Jacket (or yourself) from the special Under Armour online store. For this very limited time, Cedarville has partnered with Under Armour to allow you to purchase Cedarville University athletics-authorized clothing. You can order Yellow Jackets T-shirts, quarter zips, and hoodies, 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 until...
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Fall Break Information

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Fall break is coming up next week (October 18–21). Students will get a much-needed break from classes and spend time with family and friends. Please pray for our students, as many of them will be traveling during the weekend. One group that you can specifically pray for is Aaron Cook, Director of Discipleship Ministries, and the Discipleship Council, who will be traveling to work among Navajo Indians at Immanuel Mission in Arizona. Please pray for safety as they travel and for opportunities to...
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Join Us for Our Friends for Life Cruise

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

  Come February, you may just be looking for an escape from the cold. Why not join my wife, Shelley, and me for Cedarville's Friends for Life Cruise to the sunny Caribbean, from February 2–9? You're part of the Cedarville family, and we'd love to have you join us! Aboard Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas, you'll sail to Labadee, Haiti; San Juan, Puerto Rico; and St. Maarten and enjoy fresh breezes, clear water, and a slower pace on this incredible adventure. It will also be a...
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Spread the Joy and Wreck the Flu With Neos Care Packages

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Here's a perfect win-win: Send your student a special midterm care package, and support Integrated Business Core (IBC) students at the same time!


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Posted in General Student Services

Tonight - Parenting From a Distance Presentation

Monday, September 10, 2018

Each year during Getting Started, we offer a workshop entitled Parenting from a Distance. Always a highlight of the weekend, this presentation by Greg Dyson, Director of Intercultural Leadership and a Cedarville dad, discusses how parents' roles change when a student goes to college and offers practical advice for how to continue to engage and encourage your student through this new season of life. TONIGHT for the benefit of a local small group and any other parents who want to join, one of our...
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Watch Chapel: Dr. White Began New Series Today

Monday, August 27, 2018

 Last week our President, Dr. Thomas White, began a yearlong weekly sermon series through the book of Ephesians. The series is titled "ID: in Christ." Watch the evening news or surf the Internet and you'll quickly see that we have an identity crisis in our society. So many people have a wrong perception of who they are and where their value comes from. As followers of Jesus Christ, we are not defined by what we do, what we achieve, or what others may think about us. Our true identity...
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CORRECTION — Emergency Notification System!

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

We apologize for the confusion and the incorrect information we provided about our emergency notification system. Unfortunately, parents do not sign up personally for this system. Rather, your student should sign up (following the instructions below) and add the contact information for each parent under the "Other Phone Contacts" section. To set up emergency notification, your student should: Access CedarInfo using their user ID and password. Under "Security and Privacy,"...
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Enjoy Commencement Memories

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Commencement 2018 was a beautiful day celebrating God's faithfulness to our 775 graduates, and we'd like to share some memories with you! If you have a graduating senior, you may just see your student. For the rest of you, enjoy the anticipation of what your family will experience in the very near future. We are so grateful for how God has worked in the lives of our amazing students — now graduates!
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Celebrating Cedarville Moms

Thursday, May 10, 2018

In honor of Mother's Day, we thought we'd share a video of a few of our very important moms talking about what they appreciate most about Cedarville and the impact this place has had on their son or daughter. We think you'll be encouraged by the answers they shared — including introductory comments from Cedarville alumna Dannah Gresh, best-selling author and founder of Pure Freedom and Secret Keeper Girl.[ENSEMBLE videoid="aKm-r59zZUWwVo8VdMANpQ"]We are grateful for...
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Spring is Always Busy!

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

After spring break, it seems like the school year hits 100 MPH! There are so many activities going on this time of year that have become spring traditions here on campus. Here are just a few of the fun events your student may be participating in:  April 14 — SoFresh, a party for freshmen and sophomores that takes place while juniors and seniors are enjoying JS  April 14 — JS (Junior-Senior Banquet), an event for juniors and seniors that...
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Living Water Apologetics Conference

Friday, March 30, 2018

If you’re within driving distance of Cedarville, we invite you to join us on April 4 for Living Water, our annual apologetics conference hosted by Cedarville’s Center for Biblical Apologetics and Public Christianity. Our plenary session speakers Sam Allberry and Rosaria Butterfield will challenge us as believers to think carefully, biblically, and pastorally about how we can live, model, and share the Gospel in a sexually broken world. The conference is free, but seating is limited. To guarantee...
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Order a Proverbs Way of Wisdom Journal

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

If you've been watching Dr. Thomas White's "Way of Wisdom" chapel series this year, we hope you have been blessed as you've walked alongside with your student through the book of Proverbs. Now, we'd like to offer you another tool to help you on your path to wisdom. Integrated Business Core (IBC) students from the School of Business Administration have produced a Proverbs Way of Wisdom journal to accompany the president's sermon series. These journals provide structure for a month-long daily...
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Commencement 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

If you are the parent of a senior, you’re probably getting excited for commencement. It will be here soon! Watch your mail for a newsletter with everything you need to know about graduation weekend. You can also visit our commencement webpage for the most up-to-date details. We can’t wait to have you on campus for this special event as you celebrate all that God has done in the last four years in the life of your son or daughter. (As you plan, please note that students need to be moved out of...
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Dynamic Leadership and Discipleship Summer Camp for High School Students

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Do you know high school students ready to take the next step in their faith and grow in their ability to lead others? Encourage them to attend E3, an all-new discipleship and leadership summer camp at Cedarville! Priced at just $250 (including all meals, housing, and activities), E3 will be held July 16-19, 2018. Through powerful speakers, including Dr. Dan DeWitt and Cedarville’s President Dr. Thomas White, along with a full slate of intentional activities, students will: Be...
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Upcoming Concert: Handel's MESSIAH, the Easter Portion

Thursday, March 8, 2018

If you're near campus, join us on Tuesday, March 27, at 7 p.m. in the Dixon Ministry Center Jeremiah Chapel as Cedarville's Department of Music and Worship presents Handel's MESSIAH, the Easter portion. Guest conductor Peter Stafford Wilson of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra will direct the University Orchestra, faculty solo artists, and a 100-voice choir in a soul-stirring musical event. Come and rejoice in God's glorious plan of redemption accomplished through our crucified,...
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New Cedarville Magazine – Adoption: The Heart of the Gospel

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

The new spring issue of Cedarville Magazine – Adoption: The Heart of the Gospel – is now available online. In it you'll read about the many members of the Cedarville family who have been touched by adoption in some way. More importantly, you'll see how adoption is at the heart of the Gospel – we are made heirs with Jesus Christ through the free gift of salvation. You'll be blessed by the stories and encouraged as you are reminded of Cedarville's commitment to the Word of God and the...
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