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Emily Esfahani Smith with Doane students
During her first visit to Nebraska, Emily Esfahani Smith spoke to Doane University about a fitting topic for the semester’s Hansen Leadership Program speech, defining the meaning of the good life...
campus beauty
Doane University has been ranked by the Wall Street Journal as the second best university in Nebraska, placing in the top 500 nationally of the WSJ/Times Higher Education College Rankings for the...
Jay Gilbert
Dr. Jay Gilbert, director of instrumental music at Doane University, will be celebrating his 25th year of teaching at Doane next weekend with a special Homecoming Alumni Concert. Around 85 alumni...
Krantz scholars
A number of former Crete Cardinals are excelling at Doane University as Krantz scholars.   Established by Michael W. Krantz ’83, the Krantz scholarship is in its fourth year of existence and has...
Paul and Joanna Osterhout
Few families represent as much Doane history as Paul and Joanna Osterhout's. Their individual family connections span a significant portion of Doane’s history and produced generations of Doane...
Leadership from eight Nebraska institutions
Although the school year is young, international recruiting efforts have been in full swing at Doane in recent weeks.   Doane was one of eight Nebraska institutions to host a higher education...
Maddy Ten Kley in Zambia
At the root of every great idea, is a purpose.   In 2011, Doane biology professor Brad Elder’s purpose was to positively impact lives of college students, molding young minds into the next crop of...
Zach Anderson ’07
Zachary Anderson ’07, Senior Pastor of the United Methodist Church in Goodland, Kansas, will be honored at Homecoming as the recipient of Doane's Young Alumni Award. Zachary will be honored at the...
NSF logo
A new project Doane is taking on will help fulfill the glaring need of highly-trained STEM educators in high-need school districts.   Doane has recently received the largest grant from the National...
Dawn Draeger ’94
Growing up in Ruskin, Nebraska and now living in Crete, Dawn Maschmann Draeger ’94, ’00E, ’05E has always valued the roots of what makes a small community so special.   After graduating from...
Rev. Dr. Toshihiro Takami
Rev. Dr. Toshihiro Takami ’56, founder of the Asian Rural Institute and a distinguished alumnus of Doane College, passed away on Thursday, September 6 at the age of 91. Rev. Dr. Takami lived a...
Jake Sanner ’19
When Jake Sanner ’19 found out he was awarded a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, he might have been the happiest person on campus that day.   “I felt like I had just won the lottery,”...
Majd Kara ’18
On May 12, 446 Doane University students were set to receive their diplomas at the spring Commencement ceremony in Cassel Open Air Theatre in Crete.   In reality, 445 degrees were handed out...
Cassidy Chapman ’19
Cassidy Chapman ’19 has been awarded the Dolly Brt Denney Scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year.   Chapman is a dual Elementary and Special Education major from North Bend, Nebraska who is...
Grand Island Campus Director Audrey Jensen
Growing up in Minden, Audrey Jensen has always had a special affection for Central Nebraska.   Jensen was a standout volleyball player in high school at Minden, opening up a number of scholarship...

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