Embracing the Uncomfortable: A Conversation with Gerry Newkirck ’69

gerry newkirck

Gerry Newkirck—’69 Gordon alum and retired CEO of the Tractor Supply Company—has lived a life of high risk and high reward, but his motto has always been simple: make decisions, own them and don’t look back.

Education as Soul Craft

David Coleman

David Coleman, president and CEO of the College Board, sat down with President Lindsay and a room of fellow educators to discuss the rollout of the new SAT, growing up as the son of a legend in higher education, and the importance of faith based education.

A Life-Changing Return on Investment

For investment guru John Montgomery, the most significant return has come not through accumulating wealth, but through giving it away. He recently discussed his unique approach with the Gordon community.

An Aerial Viewpoint: David Grizzle

Gordon concluded the brisk month of March with a rather warm and inviting guest, former head of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Air Traffic Organization (ATO), David Grizzle. President D. Michael Lindsay and Grizzle sat in armchairs atop… Read More