When Microloans Make Maximum Impact

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When Peter Vance ’17 spent four months with friends in Madagascar, he was struck by the fact that most local people scraped by through subsistence farming. In response he started Miray Community Development, a microloan organization for small business owners.

Notre Dame Research Scholar Joins Social Work Faculty

This fall, Gordon College will welcome Dr. Ines W. Jindra as associate professor of social work. Dr. Jindra is a research scholar at the Center for the Study of Religion and Society at the University of Notre Dame,… Read More

Elevate Alumnus Raises Trafficking Awareness

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Elevate is a weeklong leadership institute for talented high school juniors and seniors. Held at Gordon each summer, the institute draws students from all over the United States and the world to develop their leadership abilities and gain tools… Read More

Harvard Kicks Off Leadership Conference with La Vida’s Challenge Course

Last weekend, two groups of 110 high school students from around the country participated in La Vida’s challenge course at Gordon, kick-starting their 10 days at the National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC). Six additional NSLC groups will follow… Read More

Kika Ghobrial ’16: Growing Friendships and Cultivating Faith


As a Young Life Fellow at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Kika Ghobrial ’16 will earn a Master of Religion and Young Life staff associate training—and simultaneously work to establish a chapter in Lynn, Massachusetts.