Four set for Oct. 22 Hall of Fame induction

Former standouts Thad McCracken ’04, Matt Moore ’05, Fran Quigley ’84 and Richard Veach ’88 have been selected to join the Hanover Athletic Hall of Fame. The foursome will be inducted Oct. 22 during a special ceremony as part of the College’s Hall of Fame Day. One of the top three-point shooters in school history,

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Mya Urba ‘24 has been chosen as recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” Award from Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI). Established in 1989, the honor recognizes outstanding academic achievement and leadership potential displayed by a first-generation college student during their first year. Urba, a Westfield, Ind. native, is a member of Phi Mu sorority and

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Following graduation this coming spring, Makenzie Carroll ‘22, Madeline McHugh ’22 and Sydney Ruggles ‘22 will each launch their post-Hanover careers through the Gov. Bob Orr Indiana Entrepreneurial Fellowship program. Started in 2002, the Orr Fellowship is one of Indiana’s most-celebrated non-profit talent programs. The two-year post-graduate experience places high-achieving college seniors from across the Midwest in full-time,

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Born and raised in Wollongong, Australia, a young Alex Makin aspired to be a professional soccer player or police officer. “As most kids do,” he says. He came to the U.S. to attend college and play soccer in northwest Indiana. While studying to be a physical education teacher, Makin fell in love with strength conditioning,

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The late Bob Baylor ’70, Jim Hammond ’79 and Joe Brunk ’82 have been immortalized through a unique, lasting creation that will enhance on- and off-court experiences for current and future members of Hanover’s men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball programs. The Bob ’70 and Beth Baylor Locker Room Suite has been established to meet the needs of today’s student-athletes

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Game tied with 1:19 left. Opponent has the ball inside Hanover territory. Fourth-and-one. Donning an easily spotted electric pink vest, with ponytail perched above her head, Mya Urba ’24 signals the Panthers’ formation from the sidelines, then anxiously implores her defensive unit to make a game-saving stop. Though just 19 years old, Mya Urba ’24

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Emily Jones ‘21 has received a coveted Orr Fellowship. The two-year post-graduate experience places high-achieving college seniors from across the Midwest in full-time, paid positions at dynamic companies and organizations in Central Indiana. Jones will participate in a rotational program at Ingram Micro, an Indianapolis-based information technology company. The fellowship will provide an extended exploration

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“My graduating class in high school consisted of 52 people,” remarks Sydney Claypoole ’21. “As you can imagine, it was a very tightly-knit environment where I formed strong relationships with not only my classmates, but with my teachers. Everyone simultaneously supported one another and pushed them to be their best.” Claypoole was looking for a similar

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Charlotte Verbanic ’21 defines what it means to be an active and engaged student. An HCAC All-Conference athlete on the women’s lacrosse team and sister in Kappa Alpha Theta, Verbanic is also a mathematics major, minoring in business, computer science, and theology, active in the Business Scholars Program and Alpha Lambda Delta, and is a Benjamin Templeton Scholar. From Columbus, Ind., Verbanic knew Hanover was

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Dionicio Sierra Visoso ’21 is ready for the fun that May Term brings to any Hanover College student. A double major in secondary education and Spanish, Sierra Visoso has spent the last few months student teaching. He is excited to be back on campus full-time, playing the outdoor games May Term has to offer, working once again as a

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