Hesston College students are introduced to Tulsa Central Junior High and High School by Ms. Sadie Stockdale during a February 2012 visit.

Hesston College reflects on year during Kansas Private College Week

Hesston College will recognize April 16 to 22 as Kansas Private College Week based on a proclamation issued by Governor Sam Brownback. Hesston College is one of 18 independent colleges and universities that form the Kansas Independent College Association to be recognized during the week. According to the proclamation, the KICA member schools enroll 22,000 […]

Hesston College sophomore Leah Mueller of Halstead, Kan., separates recyclables from trash during the college’s September 2011 homecoming celebration.

Hesston College deepens commitment to sustainability

Hesston College is now a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education to further campus efforts toward building a healthy and just world.  Through membership in AASHE, Hesston will receive support in advancing its sustainability initiatives throughout the institution and in the community. “Hesston College has been active in sustainability […]

Dulaney Arzola of Stafford, Kan., and other students in the First Year Experience seminar work in the Intergenerational Community Garden.

Creating a sustainable campus

Stewardship is, by no means, a new concept to the Hesston College community. Care of resources, from buildings to funds to the environment, is among the values woven into the fabric of the college. Now, in the age of “going green,” students, faculty and staff continually explore new and innovative ways to reduce the college’s […]