Cadets compete for German Armed Forces Badge

Cadets compete for German Armed Forces Badge

The German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (GAFPB) competition is just one of the great opportunities for Army ROTC Cadets to compete. Many foreign medals can be earned by soldiers, but only a few that can be earned by cadets.  The competition tests physical fitness through swimming, first aid, track and field events, pistol marksmanship, and [Continue Reading...]

Unique Ministries for New York City Missions Team

Unique Ministries for New York City Missions Team

On a March day, 16 college-age adults sang songs and told personal stories of critical spiritual decisions in their lives. The men preached from God’s Word. But this was no ordinary church service. The setting was a sidewalk near Times Square, the audience thousands of passers-by who help make up “The City that Never Sleeps.” [Continue Reading...]

Maranatha’s New Teacher Education Scholarship

Maranatha’s New Teacher Education Scholarship

We have great news for future educators: Maranatha’s new Teacher Education Scholarship! Students could receive as much as $7,000 per year when the Teacher Education Scholarship and potential Pell Grant are combined. Our Teacher Education program is second to none among Christian colleges. We have been training Christian educators for more than 40 years and [Continue Reading...]

Heidi Fletcher: God Provides

Heidi Fletcher: God Provides

The locker room scene was odd, especially following a victory. Players hugged, cried, and said goodbye to Heidi Fletcher. The sophomore guard from Riverdale, MI, had packed her belongings for the Dec. 17 trip to Grand Rapids, MI, where Maranatha’s women’s basketball team was to play Grace Bible College. When the bus drove away from [Continue Reading...]

Students to Raise Money for Special Olympics at Polar Plunge

Students to Raise Money for Special Olympics at Polar Plunge

Update: The NAC athletes raised more than $2,400 for Special Olympics. Read more. Some Maranatha students will be “Freezin’ for a Reason” Feb. 18. The Student Athlete Advisory Committees of all 13 Northern Athletics Conference member schools, including Maranatha, are organizing teams to participate in the Polar Plunge. This is an annual event in which [Continue Reading...]

Piano Prep School Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Piano Prep School Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Click here to download photos from the Piano Prep School Memories photo album Janet Tschida believes that, over the last 10 years, Maranatha Piano Prep School has helped change the Watertown community’s perception of the College. “Many of our families tell us that Maranatha is not at all what they thought,” said Tschida, a Music [Continue Reading...]

Alumni Return for Artist Series

Alumni Return for Artist Series

Three of Maranatha’s most accomplished Music Department graduates return to campus Feb. 10 for the annual Artist Series concert. Conductor and violinist Daniel Brier, hornist Teresa Herbert, and vocalist and pianist Christin Kieckhafer will combine their talents in a performance for students and the general public at 7 p.m. in the college gymnasium. They will [Continue Reading...]