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Six choir students attended the NATS Texoma Regional Conference at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.

Hardin-Simmons School of Music Students Attend NATS Texoma Regional Conference

December 6, 2019

Each year, the Hardin-Simmons University School of Music sends a few very talented students to the National Association of Teachers of Singing conference held at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas. From Oct. 30-Nov. 3, six HSU students attended the NATS Texoma Regional Conference, attending workshops, various classes taught by prestigious artists, and even participated in the Student Adjudications, or also known as the Student Auditions.

“Santa Cruz DelSeibo, Dominican Republic” by Michael Wurman

PA Mission Trip Inspires Art Series

December 4, 2019

After returning from HSU’s Physician Assistant mission trip in May, artist Michael Wurman created seven drawings depicting the trip to the Dominican Republic, plus two pieces depicting Abilene landscapes. Wurman donated the pieces to decorate HSU’s newly renovated Physician Assistant space in Mabee Hall, where his daughter is currently enrolled.

HSU PT students fit children with mobility devices in Thailand last summer.

Missions Opportunities for HSU Students

December 2, 2019

Hardin-Simmons provides multiple opportunities for students to serve their community and world. From local mission projects like building houses, to international trips through GoNow, HSU students are making a difference for Christ.

Delegates in the first Texas Crisis Simulation confer over world issues during a session in April 2019.

HSU’s Model UN Club Hosts Third Texas Crisis Simulation

November 25, 2019

Hardin-Simmons University’s Leadership Studies Program works tirelessly on countless endeavors each year. On Nov. 1-2, the HSU Leadership Studies’ Model UN Club hosted its third Texas Crisis Simulation (TCS), which provided HSU students the ability to work on a mock council and attempt to solve various political dilemmas.

Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Christopher McNair gives upcoming graduate Scarlett Yates her HSU class ring.

Hardin-Simmons Hosts Ring Ceremony for Upcoming December and August Graduates

November 22, 2019

Hardin-Simmons students are ringing in the final stretch of the semester with new bling. Friday, Nov. 1, seniors preparing to graduate in December stood in Logsdon Chapel with their friends and families as they received their long awaited class rings during the annual HSU Ring Ceremony.

Low brass instruments such as tubas and euphoniums were celebrated in Oktubafest.

Hardin-Simmons University Celebrates Oktubafest

November 21, 2019

On Oct. 29, Dr. Jeffrey Cottrell, Associate Professor of Low Brass and Theory, directed the 12th annual Oktubafest at Hardin-Simmons’ Woodward-Dellis Recital Hall. Performers included students, faculty, and the Civic Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble of Abilene. With a variety of musical styles ranging from serious music to jazz, artists were able to shine a light on the talents of the low brass instruments.