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2012-04-21 23:02:15

Nike Soccer Camps is proud to announce the addition of the Nike Girls Soccer Camp at Otterbein University to an already thriving camp network. Under of the leadership of camp director, Gerry D'Arcy, this camp offers the opportunity to expand skills and knowledge of the game while being challenged by new players and coaches. San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) April 20, 2012 The Nike Soccer Camp at Otterbein University located in Westerville, Ohio is about 20 minutes north of downtown Columbus. Campers...

2011-01-29 00:02:02

MAP-Works®, the leading student success and retention program from EBI (Educational Benchmarking, Inc.), has partnered with Otterbein University of Westville, Ohio, to produce an impressive increase in student retention, EBI announced today. In the program's first year, Otterbein saw an increase of 1.6% retention among first-year students. Springfield, MO (Vocus/PRWEB) January 27, 2011 MAP-Works® , the leading student success and retention program from EBI, (Educational...

2008-07-20 06:00:27

By Michael Grossberg, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jul. 20--The Otterbein College Theater and Dance Department will give central Ohioans a chance next season to see an acclaimed Broadway show making its first appearance here. Nine, the 1982 Tony winner for best musical, was revived on Broadway in 2003 but has never toured Columbus or received a major local production. Composer Maury Yeston (Grand Hotel, Titanic), author Arthur Kopit (Wings) and choreographer-director Tommy Tune adapted...

2008-06-27 03:02:22

By Michael Grossberg, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jun. 27--Life can be funny. But isn't it sad that by the time you really get the joke, you're old enough to grasp that life is fading? That's the bittersweet heart of Indian Blood, which opened last night to warm laughter and sighs of recognition at Otterbein College's Campus Center Theatre. Otterbein Summer Theatre has launched its 2008 season with the winning Ohio premiere of a brisk comedy-drama that will seem achingly and amusingly...

2008-06-22 12:00:20

By Michael Grossberg, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jun. 22--An increasingly popular path to Broadway winds through Westerville: More Otterbein College graduates than ever are singing, dancing, acting or working on New York's Great White Way. Among those onstage: Lindsay Nicole Chambers, a swing dancer in Legally Blonde; and Aaron Ramey, a featured ensemble member in Curtains. Daniel Everidge, temporarily out of Grease because of an injury, will return soon to the original cast of the...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.